Belinda Croft

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Financial expert reveals her four simple strategies for turning $500 into $100,000

How to turn $500 into more than $100,000: Financial expert who saved $36,000 in 13 months shares her four simple strategies for building</b> …

Finance

Blockchain in Australia: why here, why now?

Blockchain is already achieving far-reaching impact across a number of industries, with most ASX listed companies evaluating how the technology is …

Startups

Nanoparticles from tea leaves 'destroy lung cancer cells'

<b>Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves could be the key to a leap forward in treating lung cancer, scientists have "accidentally" discovered.</b><p>The joint Swansea University and Indian team was actually intending to create markers for detecting tumours.<p>They were amazed to discover the "quantum dots" …

Cancer

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer: Bizarre cocktail is now being tested in humans after reducing the disease by 90% in</b> …

Immunotherapy

This 'metastasis-blocking' compound may stop the spread of cancer

Using a new approach, scientists have located a compound that stops the spread of breast, pancreatic, and prostate cancers in mice.<p>The compound — …

Cancer

Cancer: Caused By The Medical Industry ……And They Know It.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) In your lifetime it is highly likely that you will either get cancer or know someone close to you who will have it. So you make the …

Cancer

12 Scalable Businesses to Start in College

Starting a business is not just about the money. You'll learn what it really takes to be an entrepreneur.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Is there any better time to start a business than as a student? Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates, Richard Branson and many other …

Small Business

Can A Cocktail Of Vitamins And Steroids Cure A Major Killer In Hospitals?

Scientists have launched two large studies to test a medical treatment that, if proven effective, could have an enormous impact on the leading cause of death in American hospitals.<p>The treatment is aimed at sepsis, a condition in which the body's inflammatory response rages out of control in …

Medicine

Unlocking the secrets of a cancer-fighting flower

A chemical extracted from a small flowering plant has helped in the fight against cancer for decades. Now, after a 60-year hunt, scientists have …

Breast Cancer

The portable home theater projector the size of a soda can is back down to its lowest price

There are a bunch of different portable projectors you can use to beam a nice big picture from your smartphone, tablet, or computer, and plenty of …

Gear & Gadgets

Baking soda might stave off inflammation caused by autoimmune diseases, research finds

Though baking soda is often solely thought of as an important ingredient for making the perfect banana loaf, it has recently become a buzzy wellness …

Wellness

Blood type link to injury death rates

Having type O blood can more than double the risk of dying from serious injuries, a study has found.

Medicine

Penn study points to why T-cell therapy fails in some patients

Why do some blood cancer patients come back from death’s door when their own T cells are genetically engineered to fight their disease — while other …

Immunotherapy

Someone wrote a kids' book to explain bitcoin and blockchain

Welcome to 2018 and a children's book that teaches us how to find our place in the world... using the blockchain.<p>At around 7 p.m. every night you can catch me reading bedtime stories for my two children. On current rotation: Dave's Cave, a weird Avengers book and a million bedtime stories about …

Bedtime Stories

Cognitive decline: Impaired sense of smell could be used as marker

Testing for sense of smell in adults aged 65–74 may identify those at higher risk of cognitive decline, according to a new study from Germany that is …

The Brain

New immunotherapy treatment for lung cancer dramatically improves survival, researchers report

(credit: Merck)An immunotherapy treatment — one that boosts the immune system — has improved survival in people newly diagnosed with the most common …

Cancer

End of ageing and cancer? Scientists unveil structure of the 'immortality' enzyme telomerase

Making a drug is like trying to pick a lock at the molecular level. There are two ways in which you can proceed. You can try thousands of different …

E.coli

This CEO Does His Best to Hire People Who Have Failed

The reason the CEO of BlackBerry believes in the power of those who have failed before.<p>In life, we are taught to succeed, from acing at Little League to scoring the best career.<p>Failure is something to be avoided like the plague. Popular culture portrays failures as losers with low self-esteem and …

Startups

Ten Australian blockchain companies raising millions and disrupting industries - SmartCompany

Today blockchain technology is widely regarded as one of the more exciting areas of breaking edge tech, but just 12 months ago it had many in the …

Blockchain

Hemp Can Fight Cancer Too, Reveal Scientists in New Cannabis Study

Not all marijuana-derived drugs need to get you high.<p>With one and a half million new cases diagnosed each year, scientists are on a continuous hunt …

Cannabis

Common allergic conditions linked to mental health

In a new, large-scale study, eczema, hay fever, and asthma are linked to an increased risk of developing mental illnesses. The study backs up …

Mental Health

3 things that brought this woman back from Alzheimer’s

<b>Mom and son created an action plan for dementia; a year later and she's back to her old self.</b><p>Anyone who has experienced Alzheimer’s in a loved one …

Alzheimer's Disease

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

Implant will show when cancer is present by generating artificial mole on skin

An implant which detects cancer in the body and causes a small artificial mole to appear on the skin as an early warning sign has been developed by scientists.<p>The tiny patch lies under the skin and is made of a network of cells which constantly monitor calcium levels in the body.<p>Cancer causes …

How to Build a Mini Supercomputer for Under $100

Wei Lin built a scalable computing cluster comprised of $7 chips.<p>Supercomputers are used by governments and research institutions around the world to solve some of science’s most complex problems, such as hurricane forecasting and modeling atomic weapons. In most cases, a supercomputer is actually …

Possible breakthrough on lung cancer

Research into the treatment of lung cancer has achieved a possible breakthrough - after a new study showed survival times were nearly doubled for some patients - by combining the use of immunotherapy drugs with chemotherapy.<p>Oncologists have described the findings as "huge".<p>"We're going to have to …

Breast cancer: Common drugs may halt post-surgery relapse

After cancer surgery — particularly for breast cancer — many patients experience an early tumor recurrence. It is not clear why, but new research …

20 Free Dark Backgrounds for Web, UI and Graphic Design Projects

Everything seems to be about cleanliness, minimalism and excessive use of white space nowadays, but what about dark designs?! Dark websites and …

Graphic Design

10 Companies Set to Dominate the Next Decade

Source: Getty Images<p>1 of 12<p>Ready to come out ahead<p>The recent demise of Toys ‘R Us and the ongoing headlines about <b>Sears</b>’ financial woes can make it …

I’m a Body Language Expert. Here’s What I Noticed in Mark Zuckerberg’s Testimony

Just as important as what Zuckerberg said was how he said it.<p>Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is testifying before Congress Tuesday and Wednesday in an …