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Why psychopaths cannot love their own children, according to a psychologist

It's unclear how many people have these traits, but various studies and estimates put the number at somewhere between 1% and 10%.<p>People with DTP traits are often reported to have an obsession with themselves and struggle to see the point in other people's feelings. Because of this, their …

Lone Star Tick Bites Are Making Some People Allergic to Red Meat

You already know that ticks pose a threat your health; these bugs, which thrive in the summer, can transmit Lyme disease, Powassan virus and even a …

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Only These 6 Stocks Have Raised Their Dividends for 60 Straight Years (or More)

These six incredible Dividend Aristocrats have rewarded investors with annual dividend raises for at least six decades.<p>Dividend stocks are among the …

This 20-Minute Power Yoga Workout Will Strengthen and Stretch From Head to Toe

Yoga is a great addition to any fitness routine. Unlike your high-intensity interval training (HIIT) workouts or weight-lifting sessions, yoga is …

Dusty environments and horses *H&H VIP*

American barn stabling, where indoor boxes are separated by bars rather than solid walls, can improve social bonding and contact between horses. But …

Feline Food Issues? ‘Whisker Fatigue’ May Be to Blame

Moon was having eating issues, familiar ones to many cat owners: He batted food out of his bowl before he would eat it. Some days he seemed terrified even to approach his feeding dish.<p>Moon’s owner, Cheryl Anne Gardner, did some internet research and found the likely cause: whisker fatigue.<p>As soon …

Pets

Increase Strength by Integrating Yoga: 10 Essential Postures for Strength Athletes

Before diving into the ways in which yoga will increase your performance, let me first lay out a few guiding principles in how to approach yoga …

Yoga

2 Attractive Income Stocks Whose Dividends Could Double

Looking for income stocks that can significantly grow their payouts from here? These two companies look like prime candidates.<p>Smart income investors …

How the horse made history

<b>The Age of the Horse: An Equine Journey Through Human History.</b> By Susanna Forrest. <i>Grove Atlantic; 432 pages; $27. Atlantic Books; £20.</i><p><b>Farewell to the</b> …

3 Ways to Lose All of Your Money in the Stock Market

Investing doesn't have to be a losing proposition, but you can make it that way with these three strategies.<p>No one invests in the stock market to …

What You Need to Know to Start Day Trading

What You Need to Know to Start Day Trading<p>If you want to start day trading, here are five things you need to plan for<p>Updated February 06, …

Tip: The Cure for Hip Tightness & Immobility

Back pain? Hip mobility issues? This quick fix is for you.<p>Hit the Target<p>Many things like foam rolling and stretching have fallen short of eradicating …

2 Great Stocks for Low-Risk Investors

Hate risk? Then you'll love these businesses.<p>I define risk as the possibility that an investment will result in a permanent loss of capital. One of …

An Upper-Body Yoga Flow That Will Take Your Practice to the Next Level

When you practice yoga regularly, you hit a point when you want to get to the next level, whether it be mastering an arm balance or perfecting your …

Signs That You're Overwatering Your Herbs

Like all plants, herbs need to watered regularly, but there is a point where you can give them too much water. The effects of overwatering can be as …

POW: Here Comes A Tick Disease That's Worse Than Lyme

Lyme disease is bad. Lyme disease is caused by the bacterium <i>Borrelia burgdorferi</i> carried by ticks and can cause all kinds of serious skin, musculoskeletal, nervous system and heart problems. But POW, beware an even worse disease that you can get from tick bites…because you really just don’t have …

What's actually in the GOP health care bill

Peek under the hood of the GOP text and there are many changes that will have broad but unpredictable consequences for the American health care system.<p>Covering people with pre-existing conditions has been the hottest issue in the Obamacare repeal debate on the Hill. But peek under the hood of the …

Health Care

It's Happening Again -- and the Last 2 Times This Happened, the S&P 500 Fell by 57% and 19%

S&P 500 company share repurchases have declined substantially, which has historically been a warning to investors.<p>Over the long run, the direction of …

The 21-Day Kettlebell Challenge: Day 3

Every day for the next 21 days, I will be posting the challenge and adding general training tips and motivational advice. This challenge is a great …

14 foods you can eat as much of as you want and not gain weight

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p>While there's no such thing as a zero-calorie food, there are foods you can enjoy freely without having to worry about packing on the pounds.<p>According to nutritionist Dr. Lisa Young, these foods generally fall into one of two categories: non-starchy fruits or vegetables.<p>Young …

Inside the Horse’s Mind: Three Ways to Make the Most of Hacking, Presented by Kensington Protective Products

A long hack or trail ride is ideally incorporated into the horse’s weekly programming at least once or twice. It’s crucial for conditioning their …

How the Mustang, the Symbol of the Frontier, Became a Nuisance

There’s a reason that the logo for Ford’s top-selling sports car depicts the galloping horse in profile. It’s the same reason North American Aviation …

All About Alfalfa

How much do you really know about this leafy green legume?<p>In some areas of the country, alfalfa is a regular part of life. It’s readily available and …

Autoimmune Disease "Comes From the Gut and Is Cured in the Gut"—Here's How

We'll be the first to admit that the health-and-wellness world is peppered with short-lived trends. But unlike the rise of unicorn food and …

Wellness

Can too much protein make me fat?

There’s a rumor going around the gym, and it goes something like this: Eat too much protein, and it’ll just get converted to fat.<p>As people who eat …

Why Drinking This Kind of Tea Could Help Shed Those Last Few Pounds

The health benefits of tea are vast, including soothing an upset stomach or helping to ease congestion. And while we've heard that matcha or peppermint tea are good teas to try if you're looking to lose weight, there's another tea out there that can help as well: white tea. While chatting with …

5 best foods for headache relief

Prone to headaches and debilitating migraines? Let your meals do a little work for you — and hopefully help you before you head to the medicine cabinet (again!). Here are a few of my favorite foods loaded with migraine-fighting power.<p>1. Ginger<p>This spicy root may have the ability to block …

Exactly How Kate Hudson Gets Her Rock-Hard Abs, According To Her Trainer

We broke down the Pilates moves showcased on Kate’s Instagram.<p>If you've spent any time on Kate Hudson's Instagram you'll notice she has one of the best #fitspo accounts out there—not to mention, one of the most enviably toned bods. Her rock-hard abs are in part thanks to her dedication to Pilates …

Exercise

These 3 Chic Houseplants Do Wonders for Your Mental Health

Now that we've discovered the mental downsides of multitasking, we're more than happy to let our houseplants take the task on for us. Though they …

Mental Health