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Tammie Jo Shults, Who Safely Landed the Deadly Southwest Flight, Has Been Breaking Glass Ceilings for Years

'This is a true American hero'<p>When an engine exploded on Southwest flight 1380 Wednesday, pilot Tammie Jo Shults calmly alerted air traffic control …

Military

20 surprising habits that could be harming your health

You've heard it before: It takes 21 days to change a habit. And while we're all on a quest to live healthier lives and improve our well-being, becoming aware of bad habits is the first step in initiating change. From chowing down on your fingernails to eating a sad desk lunch, we've compiled 20 …

Nutrition

Here's Exactly What Halle Berry Eats in a Day on the Keto Diet

Halle Berry has been killing it on Instagram with her "Fitness Friday" series, giving us an insight into what it takes to look that stunning at 51 years old. She recently shared that the keto diet is what has helped her manage her diabetes, and she gave us a bonus look into what she eats in a day …

Ketogenic Diet

You can bring this couch on all of your adventures for $22 (Reg. $30)

Vanskytek Direct (97% positive feedback) via Amazon is offering the Inflatable Lounger for <b>$22</b> when promo code <b>8FHSY6QG</b> is applied at checkout. A Prime membership or an order of $25+ will get you free delivery. That’s $8 off the regular rate and an Amazon all-time low. With over 500 reviews, the …

Camping

The Most Beautiful Drives in America, According to Long-Haul Truckers

Everyone who’s ever piloted a car for very long in this massive country of ours -- and its 4 million-odd miles of roads and highways -- will develop …

Long Haul

Most expensive travel destinations in the USA

29. Cost to Visit Orlando, Fla.: $1,182.52; Meals: $322.50; Drinks (including beer): $45.24; 3-night hotel stay: $285; Airfare: $529.78. Savings tips: This central Florida theme park mecca is one of the best tourist cities for your wallet, but visitors can save even more by taking advantage of …

Travel

This Is What 1,500 Calories Looks Like On The Paleo Diet

Meat and veggies for days.<p>There are generally two types of Paleo people: CrossFitters, and people who are trying to lose weight.<p>If you fall into the second camp, here's the thing: Eating like a cavewoman won't automatically make you drop pounds. The plan tells you what to eat (meat! produce!) and …

Nutrition

Government considering plastic bottle deposit scheme to increase recycling and reduce litter

The Government is considering a deposit scheme for plastic bottles, with an announcement expected next week.<p>Such a scheme would see a small, …

Pollution

12 hikes in the Canadian Rockies to fuel your wanderlust

Hi guys, this is Marta, the voice behind the stunning site In A Faraway Land.<p>A travel website dedicated to providing information on outdoor …

Hiking

Who owns water? The US landowners putting barbed wire across rivers

New Mexico is a battleground in the fight over once public waterways, sparking fears it could set a national precedent<p>As Scott Carpenter and a few friends paddled down the Pecos river in New Mexico last May, taking advantage of spring run-off, the lead boater yelled out and made a swirling hand …

New Mexico

The Incident at Burro Creek

I was drifting; gazing at a cliffside spring, listening to the soothing sound of a riffle. <i>CRACK</i>! The calm was shattered by the sharp deafening peal …

Guns

20 Healthiest Foods on Earth

Some foods pack more nutritional punch than others, and these 20 offer the most health benefits pound for pound of all food on the planet. They not …

Women are the stronger sex - and here's the scientific proof

Eleanor Roosevelt once quipped that a woman is like a tea bag. You can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.<p>So the former first lady would most certainly have approved of a new study which suggests women, far from being the weaker sex, are much more likely to survive a …

Research

27 underrated US destinations everyone should visit in their lifetime

Family of a dying 27-year-old woman shares her life advice in a heartbreaking letter

A letter written by a dying woman has been shared online by her family after she passed away last week.<p>Holly Butcher was 27 when she lost her battle …

Women's Health

9 Unexpected Habits That Speed Up Your Metabolism

When it comes to keeping your body running, your metabolism is at the center of the action, creating enough energy to fuel your body day and night. …

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I Lost 72 Pounds and Now I’m Hooked on Taking Care of My Body

Losing 72 pounds helped Wadeana Williams learn to love living healthy—and be a better mom.<p><b>Wadeana Williams,</b> 40, 5'8", from Holly Springs, North …

Fitness

A former White House pastry chef reveals the low-sugar desserts the Obamas requested all the time

As the White House’s head pastry chef, Bill Yosses was charged by Michelle Obama with making desserts that were if not quite healthy, at least</i> …

Ranking The Best New Shows On Netflix You Can Stream Right Now

For the weekend of April 7, Streamline recommends “Collateral” in the top Netflix spot for the fifth time.<p>Over the last few weeks, Netflix has debuted far more original movies than original shows. “Collateral” is very, very good, but it has only maintained that top spot for so long because Netflix …

Entertainment

26 Budget-Friendly Dinners With No Meat Or Dairy

Plant-based meals on a budget.

Cooking

The World's Most Epic Day Hikes

These tremendous treks don't require an overnight bag.<p>Every trail offers a fresh adventure, whether you meander along a river, through a forest, or into a valley. With these 10 treks from around the globe, you'll take in views of gorgeous landscapes, challenge your abilities, and see a new part of …

The purpose of life is to be a nobody

We all experience the world like we are at the center of reality.<p>We think and we feel in relation to how our senses absorb information and how this information mingles with our personal memories. The subjective perception created by these interactions provides the illusion of importance.<p>We forget …

Self-help

Don’t call me mama — not today, not ever

Mother’s Day is a complicated holiday for many people. Not every child-free woman wants to be included<p>Last year on Mother’s Day, my mother called me before I could call her.<p>“Happy Mother’s Day!” she said.<p>I was going to call to ask how she liked the flowers I sent. You know, because she’s the Mother …

Parenting

Once You Learn These 8 Hard Truths About Life, You'll Become Much Stronger

Life is many things. Life is beautiful and miraculous, and it’s wonderful. But there is one thing life isn’t: easy. There are times when this is more …

2 Secrets To The Good Life, Backed By Ancient Wisdom And Research

On the first day of his class on ancient Chinese philosophy, professor Michael Puett makes a promise to all the students:If you take the ideas in …

Middle Age

Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Cider

How "Friends" Gave Me Unrealistic Expectations Of Friendship

The One Where I Learned Real Friends Don't Have to Live Across the Hall.<p><b>Last week, my friend Laura Jane said she loved me.</b> We were parting after an evening spent celebrating her birthday at the theatre, the first time we had been able to meet up in over a year. One of my favourite things about …