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Processed meats like bacon and jerky linked to manic episodes

Bad news, bacon fans: Some disturbing news this morning from a study at Johns Hopkins regarding a tie between people who experience manic episodes …

Processed Meat

Could This be the Cure to Vitiligo, a Disfiguring Skin Disease?

In many parts of the world there is great shame and stigma tied to vitiligo, an autoimmune disease of the skin that causes disfiguring white spots, …

Immune System

iPad Slow? Learn How to Speed up iPad, Even Older Ones!

If you have an older iPad, you may have noticed that it's not as fast as it used to be and asked yourself, "why is my iPad so slow?" There are lots of different reasons why your iPad may be running more slowly than it did when you first bought it, and luckily there are just as many ways to speed it …

Apps

What Happens If You Eat Mold Accidentally?

Mold can show up anywhere — in the coffee-maker, in our trash can, on our mattress — and most often, around our food. We all know the feeling of …

Cream Cheese

How to Make Your Wifi Router as Secure as Possible

Though more router manufacturers are making routers easier to set up and configure—even via handy little apps instead of annoying web-based …

Wi-Fi

Apple iOS 11.4.1 Has A Serious Problem

Apple iOS 11.4.1 has landed and my upgrade guide explains its best features and changes. That said, it isn’t without flaws and following a complex security breach, a far more fundamental and frustrating problem has emerged…<p>A growing number of iPhone and iPad owners report that after upgrading to …

App Store

Pulses of light restored hearing in gerbils. Could that lead to higher-tech cochlear implants?

Could light one day be used to restore hearing?<p>To try to answer that question, a team of German bioengineers surgically installed coiled strips of …

Neurophilosophy

Worried About Dementia? You Might Want to Check Your Blood Pressure

Every day, Dr. Walter Koroshetz, 65, takes a pill as part of his effort to help keep his brain healthy and sharp.<p>The pill is his blood pressure medication. And Koroshetz, who directs the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, says controlling high blood pressure helps him reduce …

Dementia

How to trigger Emergency SOS on your iPhone (and shut it off)

Wherever you are in the world, there is likely access to some sort of emergency service for police, medical, or fire help. Different locations around …

Emergency Medicine

How to Use the New Photos App Features in iOS 12

In iOS 12, Apple has introduced some new features to the Photos app that aim to make it easier for you to search, share, and enjoy your photo collection. Here's how to make the most of them.<p>The most prominent addition in the Photos app is a new <b>For You</b> tab, which replaces the old Memories and Shared …

Apps

How to Restore to iOS 11 If You're Over the iOS 12 Beta

You probably shouldn’t run an iOS public beta on your primary device. But maybe you took the plunge anyway—anything to get in on that sweet Memoji …

iOS

Windows 10 tip: Use Nearby Sharing to transfer files, photos, and more

The built-in Windows 10 Share pane includes a new option, beginning with the April 2018 Update. Select a file or photo, click Share, and send it …

Windows 10

The inconvenient truth about cancer and mobile phones

Neutralising the safety issue has opened the door to the biggest prize of all: the Internet of Things<p>On 28 March this year, the scientific peer review of a landmark United States government study concluded that there is “clear evidence” that radiation from mobile phones causes cancer, specifically, …

Public Health

Stream video to any TV from your iPhone or Android with this $16 gadget

Rarely do you come across products that bridge the gap between iOS and Android. After all, Apple uses proprietary software and Google uses all sorts …

Tech Trends

Take Vitamin D to Avoid Cancer, Diabetes

Tiger Woods won it in 2000, 2002, and 2008; Rory McIlroy won it in 2011; Jordan Spieth, in 2015.<p>But what did these three have in common at this …

Cancer

Yet More Evidence that Viruses May Cause Alzheimer's Disease

For decades, the idea that a bacteria or virus could help cause Alzheimer’s disease was dismissed as a fringe theory. But not so much anymore. On …

Neuroscience

This Surprising Factor May Raise Your Risk of Alzheimer’s

Outside of your genetic makeup, few things are definitively linked to Alzheimer’s disease and other degenerative brain conditions. Unlike heart …

Alzheimer's Disease

How to Create and Use Memoji in iOS 12

In iOS 11, Apple introduced animated emoji characters called Animoji, which are designed to mimic your facial expressions. In iOS 12, Animoji have grown to encompass Memoji, which are customizable humanoid Animoji characters that you can design to look just like you.<p>Memoji can do all of the same …

iOS

Your Google account might be giving outside developers access to your data — here's how to disconnect apps you don't trust before they read your mail

You may not be the only one reading your messages in your Gmail account.<p>While Google itself has stopped scanning Gmail users' email, some third-party developers have created apps that can access consumers' accounts and scan their messages for marketing purposes, according to a new report in The …

Apps

Skin Cancer: A Visual Guide to Identifying Warning Signs on Your Body

Despite everything we know about the importance of wearing SPF, skin cancer rates are on the rise. The most important thing you can do to protect yourself against skin cancer is take your head-to-toe sun protection routine seriously (more on that later). But also important for lowering your risk is …

Cancer

10 Apps Every Windows 10 User Needs To Install

Microsoft's concept of universal apps that run seamlessly across computers, tablets, and phones are a hallmark of the company's newest operating …

Software

We put the iOS 12 beta on an iPhone 5S: Here's what happened

The iOS 12 beta has a boatload of features to grab your attention: Memoji, group FaceTime calls and improved notifications.<p>But one of the most significant changes is performance gains under the hood, especially for older devices like the iPhone 5S.<p>Apple made some big claims during the WWDC keynote …

iOS

Don't buy these Apple products (July 2018 edition) | ZDNet

MacBook Air<p><i>Guidance: This is a lot of money for what is an ancient laptop.</i><p>Once Apple's thinnest and lightest laptop, it now is neither of these …

iPad Mini

The Magical Mineral That Can Improve Your Sleep and Energy

It’s also great for reducing fatigue and muscle recovery, too.<p>One of the most important mineral for our daily well-being, also happens to be one …

Wellness

Seven utilities to make your Windows PC more powerful

Microsoft is building some of these features right into Windows 10<p>Last week on Processor we covered a bunch of utilities for the Mac and, as promised, here’s the Windows 10 side of things. As with the last piece, I wanted to focus in on <i>utilities</i> instead of apps — little tools that improve how you …

Windows 10

The latest blood pressure guidelines: What they mean for you

Updated blood pressure guidelines from the American Heart Association mean that many more Americans, notably older people, are now diagnosed with …

Diabetes

Will Surgery and Anesthesia Harm Your Memory? — NOVA Next | PBS

Dr. H. had a struggling heart and a consequential decision to make. He needed an operation to fix a faulty valve but postponed it, afraid that the …

Many Psychedelics Share This Common Trait — And It Will Literally Change The Way You Think

This helps explain why they are increasingly seen as a valuable treatment for psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety, and addiction.New …

Neuroscience

Connection between stress and autoimmune disease affirmed by massive 30-year study

A massive study spanning 30 years of data and examining a cohort of over one million people has found a strong association between persons suffering …

Medical Research

Windows 7 Remastered: The Best Microsoft OS You'll Never Use

What if operating systems got the remaster treatment just like classic video games and albums? A modern reimagining of Windows 7 gives us a beautiful but bittersweet glimpse into that possibility.<p>Following the bloated disaster that was Windows Vista, Microsoft’s Windows 7 operating system was a …

Software