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Healing process after breast cancer surgery may trigger cancer to spread, study says

Doctors have long wondered why breast cancer patients are more likely to see their cancer spread within the first 18 months after a lumpectomy or mastectomy.<p>A new study suggests the wound healing that follows surgery may trigger this spread.<p>As the immune system works to heal the surgical scar, it …

Cancer

Are Your Discipline Strategies Teaching These Essential Life Skills?

Discipline shouldn't be about punishing kids for misbehavior. Instead, discipline should be about teaching kids the life skills they need to become …

Parenting

Neuroscience Says Doing This 1 Trick Can Help Your Children Feel More Fulfilled

It takes just a couple of minutes, but studies show this mindfulness exercise can boost compassion, resilience, and positive emotions. And it's not just for kids.<p>Say you get a nasty email from a client. Or you have to fire an employee. Or you're pitching to investors on zero sleep.<p>Entrepreneurs …

Mindfulness

What Happened To Norma's Brain?

AUSTIN, Texas ― For as long as she could remember, Norma Herrera had trouble getting to sleep. Hours after the rest of her family had closed their eyes, she’d stay up in her darkened room, praying. When she finally slept, she often dreamt the same dream. Men dressed in black suits entered the home …

Here Are Some Life-Changing Products For Acne Scars And Dark Spots

*Bookmarks for next doctor's appt.*

A Map Shows What Happens When Our World Gets Four Degrees Warmer: The Colorado River Dries Up, Antarctica Urbanizes, Polynesia Vanishes

Humanity faces few larger questions than what, exactly, to do about climate change — and, in a sense larger still, what climate change even means. …

U.S. Air Force

YouTube has compiled all of the Super Bowl 52 commercials for your enjoyment [Video]

If you’re like me, you don’t watch the Super Bowl for the game. You watch it for the commercials. Well if you just want to binge watch the ads, you’re in luck because YouTube has compiled them all into one place for your enjoyment…<p>YouTube has updated the Adblitz website with all of the Super Bowl …

10 Best Vegetables to Grow in a Pot

The secret to a good salad always has fresh ingredients, and the freshest vegetables you can get are the ones you grow yourself. But what do you do …

Tucker Carlson invited “an actual thinker” to explain that Hispanic schoolchildren aren’t American

“The border has moved north.”<p>On Thursday’s <i>Tucker Carlson Tonight</i>, the political commentator focused on one of the issues threatening to shut down the government: immigration. One of his guests ended up arguing that children of Hispanic heritage born in the United States are not American.<p>Author, …

Immigration

Vitamin D-3 could 'reverse' damage to heart

By probing the effect that vitamin D-3 has on the cells that make up the lining of blood vessels, scientists at Ohio University in Athens, OH, have …

Watch the History of the World Unfold on an Animated Map: From 200,000 BCE to Today

"Where are you from?" a character at one point asks Babe, the hapless protagonist of the Firesign Theatre's classic comedy album <i>How Can You Be in Two</i> …

East Africa

Deported ex-Marine speechless after return to US

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former Marine Marco Chavez could not sleep the night before he was set to cross the border and return to the United States, a country he considers home after he was deported to Mexico 15 years ago following a dog beating conviction.<p>When Chavez finally walked Thursday into the …

Immigration

12 Best Christmas Sangria Recipes - Easy Winter Sangrias —Delish.com

1 of 12<p>Erin Phraner<p>Mulled Wine Sangria<p>It's what happens when two seasons combine.<p>Get the recipe from Delish.<p><b>BUY NOW: Glass Pitcher, $23; …

Decorations

If you missed these 10 books in 2017, go back and read them now

Drawing on <i>Maclean’s</i> monthly book reviews over the last year, here are the 10 best works of fiction and non-fiction in 2017 as chosen by Brian …

The 13 Best Books of 2017

Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light. –Vera Nazarian<p>Personal experience is the number one way to …

Times Critics’ Top Books of 2017

This was a year when books — like the rest of us — tried to keep up with the news, and did a pretty good job of it. Novels about global interconnectedness, political violence and migration; deeply reported nonfiction accounts of racial and economic strife in the United States; stories both imagined …

Books

8 Bottles of Wine That Will Impress Everyone at Your Holiday Party

When it comes to wine, I have to admit, I spend most of time championing the atypical: minerally muscadets of France’s Loire Valley, spicy, …

Napa Valley

Watch Pixar’s ‘Coco,’ Then Watch These Movies

A minor introduction to Mexican cinema and more.<p>Pixar’s <b>Coco</b> pays homage to Mexican culture, including its films, but this week’s homework is rather …

Golden Globes

Roots of the Mexican-American War

The Mexican-American War (1846-1848) was a long, bloody conflict between the United States of America and Mexico. It would be fought from California …

19th Century

22 Famous Writers Told Us About The Book They're Most Thankful For

Celebrate Thanksgiving with the books Stephen King, Joyce Carol Oates, Jonathan Franzen, R.L. Stine, James Patterson, Rainbow Rowell, Michael Chabon, Lemony Snicket, Chuck Palahniuk, and more of your favorite authors are grateful for.

Best Cheap Wines that Taste Good

These bottles are perfect for anyone with expensive taste but an aversion to being broke.<p>By<p>Nov 17 2017, 2:25 PM<p>It’s a fact that you can’t judge a …

We read 2017’s National Book Award nominees. Here's what we thought. - Vox

Every year, the National Book Foundation nominates 20 books — five fiction, five nonfiction, five poetry, five young adult — for the National Book Award, which celebrates the best of American literature. And every year (okay, every year since 2014), we here at Vox read all 20 finalists to help …

The Modern Leadership Philosophy That Creates a Culture of Commitment | Inc.com

<i>By Andrew Fayad, CEO of eLearning Mind.</i><p>When my company hires a new employee, we expect nothing less than a "ride or die" commitment. Yes, even in the millennial age of two-year job cycles.<p>That's because we're very intentional about creating a contemporary company culture that works for our team. …

Employment

Freebie Alert: Download This 15-Page How-To Guide to Luminosity Masking for Great Landscape Photographs

If you’ve ever marveled at a spectacular landscape photograph and wondered how it was made, there’s a good chance the photographer employed a …

Fancy living off-the-grid in a super stylish customised camper van?

Colorado-based company Native Campervans now offers the chance to live fully off-the-grid in nature in an uber-stylish converted van.<p>Dillon Hansen and Jon Moran came up with the idea of a customised van rental business after travelling around New Zealand in a sleeper van for a month. “We fell in …

RVs

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

Someone has to write that software. Why not you?<p>There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as relatively …

Programming Languages