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High-protein breakfasts help teens manage weight

Eating breakfast may do more than give kids an academic edge in the classroom. A new study suggests that eating the morning meal – one that's high in protein – can help overweight teens lose body fat, reduce hunger and eat fewer calories during the day.<p>We've known for years that people who are …

Avoid These Three Traps and Become a More Decisive Leader

I recently oversaw a study designed to clarify the relationship between pivotal decisions and leadership. Based on our nationwide survey of 500 …

Frequent Air Travel has a 'Dark Side,' Say Researchers

Apparently, there's a lot more to be worried about than the environment.<br>Read More

Elio Motors 'Tests The Waters' And Finds $27 Million

Elio Motors seems to have found the capital it needs to launch the most revolutionary car since the Tesla Model S was introduced.<p>The $6,800, three-wheeled car is designed principally for commuting and will get 84 an estimated miles per gallon. Capitalizing the venture has seemed tricky, but new …

Electric Vehicles

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

The human mind is truly incredible, and we should all strive towards creating a tenacious memory we can rely on. Many lucrative professions or …

A revolutionary tool is helping us unlock the secrets of DNA

But in the meantime, this tool, called CRISPR, is helping us do something else — something that's essential if we want to really re-write the genetic code. <b>It's helping us understand what genes actually do, both in humans and in animals.</b><p>The big misunderstanding of the age of genetics is that people …

Grexit would still be best for the survival of the eurozone

The plan to bail out Greece for a third time is a recipe for even more dangerous instability<p>Why has Greece recently been at risk of leaving the euro? Because it threatened to default upon its fellow eurozone members and upon the European Central Bank. More specifically, it threatened to default …

The Long Game: Google-Backed Calico Partners With Ancestry to Beat the Specter of Aging

With its new DNA data, Google-backed Calico will search for genetic trends in lives lived the longest.<p>How much would you pay to live longer? What if Google were making the pill to do it?<p>On Tuesday, Calico, the medical research company Google incubated in 2013, announced it had cut a deal for access …

3 Bad Habits That Get in the Way of Your Happiness | Inc.com

Want to be happy?<p>Happiness, to some extent, is a choice and not a condition. We decide what we do and the outlook we have on the world every single day. If something actively makes us unhappy, we have the self-control to break our detrimental habits and replace them with things that make us feel …

Happiness

12 things you didn't know about raspberries

They're the delicious, juicy berries so beloved of gardeners, summer drinks menus and spicing up a fruit salad, but how much do you really know about the raspberry?<p>You've doubtless <b>eaten them</b>, popped them into your <b>weekly shop</b> and <b>even considered growing them</b>, but how much do you know about the …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Culture<p>A very scientific investigation into the world of hotness and evil.<p>By Anna Peele4 hours agoView More<p>Entertainment<p>On his new album, the Texas …

The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

In other words, when was the last time you were truly happy?<p>It's an amazing, but often fleeting, feeling. And many of us don't get enough of it.<p>What's more, there's a common belief that if we seek out things like a better career, more money, and meaningful companionship, we'll be happier as a …

Why Flappy Bird was just the start for Vietnam's startup scene

HANOI and HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, and SAN FRANCISCO -- It was just supposed to be a casual cocktail meetup.<p>Before embarking on a 19-hour trip to Vietnam, I headed over to the Vietnamese General Consulate, a mere 15-minute cab ride away from the CNET offices in San Francisco. I imagined it as a …

Startups

10 Canned Craft Beers to Drink Now

Not long ago the only beers you could buy in cans were dirt-cheap, water-thin, mass-produced macrobrews. Good craft beer came in bottles, period. …

Design And Emotion Trends 2015 - #infographic

Marketers and advertisers know the way to engage a customer is by tugging on their heart strings. Through its regular data-driven infographic series, …

A Simple Men's Dress Shoes Guide & Inspiration

What you wear on your feet can make or break your look, blah blah blah. You’ve heard it all before and you probably don’t want to hear it again, so …

Survival skills: Business models for startups and large companies

A world's expert explains the essential elements you need to develop a profitable and successful business. Required reading for every …

How To Look Rugged: The Essential Men's Clothing Guide

Before there were hipsters with ironic moustaches and women’s jeans, there were the original beard-sporting, plaid-wearing men’s men. Unlike the …

Sweet and doughy, topped – or even stuffed – with meat and cheese, the pide is a traditional snack from Turkey’s Black Sea coast<p>The term <i>pide</i> generally refers to a boat-shaped Turkish pizza that is topped with meat and cheese and cooked until crispy. But pide can mean different things: Ramazan <i>pidesi</i> …

Black Sea

Readers' recipes: cracking courgette recipes

Suffering courgette glut? These recipes will be your saviour<p>It’s said the meek will inherit the Earth, but I’m pretty sure it might be courgettes. Gardeners among you know that this favourite summer vegetable grows at a quite extraordinary rate. Right now, home cooks all over the country have …

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Pharmacies, Professionalism and Homeopathy

Can you spot the sugar pills among the medicine?<p>To understand why homeopathy has no place in a pharmacy, it’s essential to understand how homeopathy …

Coconut, chicken and courgette soup

This Indonesian-inspired soup is comfort in a bowl, with creamy coconut milk, tasty chicken thighs, lemongrass and kaffir lime leaves and topped with pickled vegetables<p>This creamy coconut soup came about when my Italian friend popped in to my house when I was in Bali with a strange vegetable. …

Preventing long-term mental health issues in Nepal | Asia

More than 8,700 people have died since the April 25 earthquake struck Nepal. As the country begins to rebuild, mental health professionals are reaching out to those in need.<p>"I saw a lot of grief in people," says counsellor Dristy Gurung.<p>"If it doesn't get treated or if you don't intervene in such …

Mafia and multinationals milk Italy's green energy boom

Famed for its lush plains and emerald waters but racked by poverty and unemployment, Sardinia has jumped at the chance to boost the economy by converting its long months of sunshine into green energy.<p>And it is not alone: cities and towns across Italy are embracing hydroelectric power, geothermal …

5 Ways to Effectively Communicate With Employees

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Effective communication with employees takes effort, repetition, thoughtfulness and most importantly needs to come from the heart. Communication needs to be something business leaders seek to do whenever they can rather than considering …