Maureen Van Welter

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Breakthrough in prostate cancer diagnosis

UK scientists have made a breakthrough in prostate cancer research with a new non-invasive test that could make spotting the cancer much easier. The …

Cancer

25 Ways Your Partner Says "I Love You" Without Actually Saying It

Even if your significant other isn't a frequent sayer of "I love you," there are plenty of other ways they're showing it. Those who aren't particularly the gushy type may not downright express it in words, but you can decode their affection by looking at their actions. True love isn't about flowers …

13 Overlooked Chrome Extensions That Reduce Clicks and Save Time

Think about how many hours you spend on the web every day. Since I work from home and do a lot of web-based research, plus many of my leisure …

Here's what's coming to Netflix in June

June is fast approaching, so that means there will be a slew of new movies and TV shows heading to Netflix.<p>This coming month brings the return of "Orange is the New Black" as well as "Sense8," Netflix's latest foray into original programming.<p>Meanwhile, if you ever wanted to see what a Shaquille …

How Silicon Valley is trying to cure ageing

Death has always been considered one of life's only real certainties, but now some of the world's top scientists are challenging the assumption<p>Humanity has long been in search of the mythical Fountain of Youth, from Alexander the Great to knights of the Crusades.<p>But now Silicon Valley scientists …

Silicon Valley

Glow-In-The-Dark Bikes And Handlebar Hunting Trophies: The Best Cycling Gear Of 2014

A gift guide to six of the best bike products of 2014.<p>Cyclists, rejoice: Thanks to inventions like glow-in-the-dark bike frames and clip-on handlebar coffee holders, biking is safer, easier, and more stylish than ever. Here, six of the best products for design-snob cyclists that we came across in …

8 Amazing Apps You Didn't Know You Needed

With over a million to choose from, it’s easy to overlook some of the most creative — and useful — apps out there. Need to find a pizza ASAP? Turns …

Snow in the Canyon

The New Stress Solution

Feeling wrung out? Barring the off-chance you can drop everything and move to the South of France, check out this easy expert advice for how to keep calm.<p>As the clinical director of New York's buzzed-about YinOva Center, a holistic-based medical practice, Jill Blakeway has seen her share of strung …

Articles about 10 cozy modern living rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Space, light, and twists on color use define this collection of some of our favorite modern living rooms from issues past.<p>Cabin living promises a connection with nature and a more calm, simple life with just what you need at your fingertips.<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to …

Architecture

The Kindest Thing You Can Do For Your Hair

I never really saw the appeal of hair masks until recently — probably because up until my foray into the land of rose-gold hair, my un-dyed locks …

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2014: Parties & Front Row

From New York to London, and now Milan—the stylish set decended upon the Italian fashion capital—ready to take in more fashion shows <i>and</i> more parties.

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Finally, Wearable Tech We WANT to Wear!

Ever eye the next big thing in wearable tech and wonder, “Um, wearable? To whom?!” When you arrive at the intersection of fashion and technology, there’s a sliver of a stylish silver lining thanks to a smartwatch or two, the new Google Glass prescription frames, the promising Tory Burch for FitBit …

Grains Of Sand Magnified x300 Reveal Dazzling Images

A grain of sand is so small and finite that our eyes are unable to render any significant detail.<p>It often just looks like a shiny or dark grain of …

Why A Court Case Could Change The Way You Watch TV

<b>Updated April 22, 2014:</b> The Supreme Court will begin hearing arguments today in the case against media startup Aereo. ABC, CBS, NBC, and other major …

Four Light Packable Down Jackets

Big, bulky down jackets are reassuringly hefty in the harshest winter weather. But they all have one critical design flaw: It's less less likely that you would bring such a jacket along on a camping or climbing expedition if it doesn't fit in your backpack—and the warmest jacket in the world can’t …

Backpacking

The Infrared Landscapes

David Keochkerian is a french amateurish photographer. Based in the Somme, he seeks to capture the ephemeral beauty but also to associate different …

The Ultimate Butt Workout, Courtesy Of Madonna's Trainer

Photo: Melisse Gelula/Courtesy of Well+Good.<p><i>Whether you’re a green juice junkie, a SoulCycle addict, or just trying to maintain a working</i> …

Gorgeous Palette Knife Paintings of Flowers by Carmelo Blandino

Most of the time, fine artist Carmelo Blandino uses oil on canvas to create beautifully detailed paintings of flowers. His <i>Single Flower Series</i> explored the delicate beauty of individual flowers while his more recent flower series takes on a more messy approach. How and why did he completely switch …

Art

13 Secrets to Long, Thick, Shiny Hair

We all want a mane of soft, silky, touchable locks. But the reality is that hair grows only about a half inch per month. Want to jump-start the process? Read on for insider tips to stop hair's biggest enemy — breakage — and keep strands strong.<p>START IN THE SHOWER<p><b>Go sulfate free.</b> Overwashing can dry …

The No-Equipment Cardio Workout

<i>By Jessica Smith for Shape.com</i><p>This bodyweight circuit makes fitting in a killer fat-burning session simple!

The 7-Minute, Full-Body Workout That Really Works (It's Scientifically Proven!)

We are busy, busy people—but I'll bet all of us can carve out seven minutes somewhere in our days, right?<p>The newest issue of <i>American College of Sports Medicine's Health & Fitness Journal</i> takes all the newest exercise research and boils it down into one seven-minute workout. The 12 high-intensity …

Running In Winter? Snow Problem! 20 Must-Have Items For Cold-Weather Running

<i>By Sally Tamarkin</i><p>The winter months can be chilly and gray -- not exactly the kind of weather that inspires outdoor workouts. But when you're dressed for the conditions and determined to conquer the cold, weather is a state of mind. In fact, a brisk run while the snow is falling can make for an …