Barbara Cayce

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It’s probably a myth that we’re not getting enough sleep

We’ve been told that the modern, connected life is taking a toll on our sleep. Compared to previous generations, studies report, we’ve been sleeping less and less every year. And that is making us “more likely to suffer from chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, depression, and obesity, …

4 reasons the Christian right’s claims of moral superiority are so absurd

Evangelicals are constantly bellowing about America’s moral decay. They could stand to take a look in the mirror<p>When Bill O’Reilly recently tried to pin America’s spree of mass shootings on atheism rather than guns or mental illness, he hoped to tap a specific set of beliefs that is common among …

Scientifically proven ways to make your weekend happier

News flash: research finds that people are generally happier on weekends than weekdays. However, some weekends — even a long holiday weekend, like …

6 Amazing Body Changes When You Give Up Carbs

Simple carbs, such as those found in cookies, candy and chips, are <i>The Bachelorette</i> of the food world. They’ll give you a quick thrill — but you know …

10 Men Defining the Difference Between Fashion and Style

Men's Fashion

Search for Nefertiti's burial site given green light

<b>(CNN) —</b> A British archaeologist has been given the go-ahead by Egyptian authorities to search Tutankhamun's tomb for the final resting place of Nefertiti.<p>Nicholas Reeves, along with Mamdouh Eldamaty, the country's Minister of Antiquities, and a group of experts will enter the boy king's burial …

10 Fruits to Add to Your Water That Will Totally Benefit Your Body

<i>Photo Credit: Shutterstock / Bolarkina Marina</i><p>Just add some fruit and you're on your way to fresh flavors and better health.<p>The list of health benefits that come from staying hydrated is endless. Hydration is important, but people drink a wide range of liquids to help with other day-to-day issues, …

How Did We Get So Fat And Is There Hope?

While I will be writing on Forbes mostly about the technology and the Human Internet of Things (HIoT) in health and wellness, I thought it was really important to get at the fundamental reasons we are so fat. Earlier, I wrote an article “Four fundamental shifts required for improved population …

Nutrition

Eating These Foods May Slow Brain Aging By 7.5 Years

Diet can slow cognitive decline. Pass the berries.<p>Think of blueberries as a brain's best friend. A new study from the Rush University Medical Center found that sticking to what is known as the MIND diet can slow cognitive decline and may reduce a person's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease. The …

Samsung announces new iPad-sized Galaxy Tab S2

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab S2, a new tablet that comes in 9.7-inch and 8.0-inch variants, set to launch in global markets in August. The new devices come in a particularly light and thin metal frame — they're only 5.6 millimeters in thickness and weigh just 389 grams for the 9.7-inch …

Apple Music First Impressions: Convenient All-in-One Experience With Overwhelming Design

As Apple Music gears up to launch in the next few hours this morning -- 9 AM Pacific to be exact, following iOS 8.4 at around 8 AM Pacific -- a few publications have posted some detailed first impressions of the the music streaming service. Getting to mess around with the app for the first time,</i> …

China stocks are giving investors a nasty case of whiplash

China stocks had another wild day on Tuesday, as volatile momentum swings kept investors guessing about the direction of a market that has lost trillions of dollars of value in recent weeks.<p>The Shanghai Composite dropped as much as 6% in morning trading, before bouncing back to close up 5.5%. The …

PBS Suspends Finding Your Roots Amid Ethics Concerns Following Ben Affleck Controversy

PBS is pressing the pause button on <i>Finding Your Roots</i> in the wake of the Ben Affleck controversy.<p>On Wednesday, PBS announced it is postponing the …

'Fresh Dressed' documentary explores hip-hop fashion through the years

Long before Jay Z was rapping about fashion designer Tom Ford, Pharrell Williams was pitching for Chanel or Kanye West was a front-row fixture at Givenchy, kids were customizing jean jackets with spray paint and accessorizing shell-toed Adidas shoes with starched laces.<p>Hip-hop fashion, born from …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Prison Born

What becomes of the babies of incarcerated mothers? Research suggests that having nurseries in prisons leads to lower recidivism rates for moms and better outcomes for their kids.<p>Alyssa mayer was four months pregnant the day a police officer showed up at her motel room in Kingston, New York. It was …

Crime

Walmart, Sears, and Kmart are no longer selling the Confederate flag

Retailers and state governments across the United States are moving to ban the Confederate flag, a southern battle flag used during the American Civil War that has since become associated with white supremacist groups.<p>The moves come in the aftermath of a mass shooting at a black church by a white …

Inside the battle over the Confederate flag

<b>Columbia, South Carolina (CNN) —</b> Debates over displaying the Confederate battle flag are as familiar here as grits and sweet tea.<p>But the outpouring of grief after a racist gunman killed nine African-Americans last week during a Bible study at a historic Charleston church is testing whether the …

Move over, Hamilton: woman to appear on $10 bill, Treasury announces

A woman will soon feature on US bank notes for the first time in 150 years after a successful campaign to celebrate the centenary of female suffrage. But the surprise decision comes with a catch: whoever is chosen will have to share the honour with a man.<p>Treasury secretary Jack Lew announced the …

War

Shooting suspect in custody after Charleston church massacre

<b>Charleston, South Carolina (CNN) —</b> Before he allegedly opened fire on members of a Bible study group at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Dylann Roof sat with them. He might have prayed with them.<p>A Snapchat video from Wednesday night at the historic African-American church shows Roof at a …

Charleston Church Shooting

Mother: Son accused in officer killings had drug problem

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Marvin Banks' drug use and drinking had worsened in recent years and he was hearing voices in his head.<p>His mother said she had hoped he would get help. He didn't, and now he is charged with capital murder in the deaths of two police officers in Mississippi. His girlfriend …

Almost everything we think we know about Osama bin Laden’s death is a lie, reports Sy Hersh

Osama bin Laden’s death at the hands of US Navy SEALs was nothing at all like the official accounts given by the United States government and military, according to a controversial article in the London Review of Books by veteran investigative journalist Seymour M. Hersh:<p>Rather than hiding in …

National Security

The real story behind Santa Claus

<b>(CNN) —</b> Don't tell the kids, but we've got Santa Claus all wrong.<p>Countless Christmas songs tell us that Santa is basically the Judge Judy of juveniles. He decides who's been naughty or nice, and doles out presents or punishments accordingly.<p>But historians say Kris Kringle was originally created to …

Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, arrive at the Carlyle hotel in New York, December 7, 2014. REUTERS/Neilson Barnard/Pool

Prince William And Kate Middleton Arrive In New York City For First Visit

Arriving Sunday for a three day visit, Britain's royal couple were greeted by oodles of American fans.<p>Sunday night the couple is expected to attend a private reception for the American friends of the Royal Foundation, which is taking place at the house of British advertising tycoon Sir Martin …

The British Royals Reinvade Brooklyn: William and Kate Come Watch Basketball on Historic Battle Site

On Monday night, Kate and William will watch a basketball game at the Barclays Center, near where a major battle in the Revolutionary War was …

Style Inspiration | Bold colors + Graphic prints

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Getting to Know the ‘Beyoncé Voter’

Yes, Fox News. When we’re not doing rails of ground-up contraceptives and waiting for the federal government to text, here’s what this nation of All …