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IRS will block or suspend your tax return if you don’t do this

The IRS is warning tax professionals that it will block or suspend processing of 2017 income tax returns that do not comply with Obamacare rules requiring filers to disclose their health insurance status.<p>The new move to tighten Americans' compliance with the Affordable Care Act comes even as the …

Tax Preparation

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The One Low-Carb Food You Should Eat Every Day To Speed Up Your Metabolism, According To Nutritionists

Metabolism is how quickly your body works to process food, absorb the healthiest parts, then burn off fat and calories. It uses and burns energy! …

Trapped by Their Own Lies

On Saturday pretty much the entire medical sector — groups representing doctors, hospitals, and insurers — released an extraordinary open letter condemning the Graham-Cassidy health bill. The letter was written in the style of Emile Zola’s “J’accuse”: a series of paragraphs, each beginning with the …

The Authors Of The Senate Republican Health Care Bill Are Getting Ratio’d Like Crazy On Twitter

Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy are testing the upper limits of the ratio for a politician.<p>Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy, authors of the latest GOP health care bill that appears headed for defeat, aren’t winning any friends on Twitter.<p>The two are generating epically …

5 Ways to Reduce Cortisol, the Stress Hormone Responsible for Belly Fat

Cortisol is a big buzz word in the wellness industry today. A natural hormone created by the body, it is most well-known for its role in the stress …

10 gadgets that double as decor for your home's rustic farmhouse style

Farmhouse decor has dominated Pinterest feeds this year. Joanna Gaines is to thank for this trend, spotlighting her trademark lovingly worn, …

The Rosacea Diet: What to Eat (and Avoid) for Calm, Happy Skin

Over 16 million Americans have rosacea, but the crazy thing is many of them don't know it. In a survey conducted by the National Rosacea Society, 95% …

10 Food Truths You'll Understand If You're From Pittsburgh

You want fries with that? Then go to Pittsburgh.<p>Yinzers knew long before the rest of the country that Pittsburgh is one of the best food cities in America. Between the pizza (no matter if you’re team Mineo’s or team Fiori) the French fry-stuffed sandwiches, and the best cake in America, Pittsburgh …

Ex-CIA chief stuns Nicole Wallace: It's 'absolutely' possible Russia 'dispatched Manafort to the Trump campaign'

As headlines surrounding former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, a former defense and intelligence official raised the possibility that Special …

Both High and Low Levels of Magnesium in Blood Linked to Dementia Risk

<i>Summary: A new study in Neurology reveals people whose blood magnesium levels are either too high or two low face an increased risk of developing</i> …

Huntsman Says There’s No Doubt Russia Meddled in Election

Statement by Trump’s pick for Russia ambassador contrasts with president’s equivocation about the findings of U.S. intelligence<p>Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump’s pick for ambassador to Russia, said Tuesday there is no doubt Moscow interfered in the U.S. election last year, in contrast to a …

Russia

Here's 13 Things That Make People Dislike You Immediately, According to Science

Ugh.<p>Everyone's got a story about how they thought a certain friend was mean the first time they met, but realised later that he or she is actually …

Psychology

Butter's not a baddie anymore, but is margarine healthier?

Butter is experiencing a resurgence around the world.<p>Only 20 years ago butter was the public villain – contributing to raised cholesterol levels and …

6 Ways to Eat Oats You Might Not Know About

It goes far beyond oatmeal, friends.<p>September 17, 2017<p>Until I got myself into the internet world of recipe-making a few years back, I only associated …

Trump in Moscow: what happened at Miss Universe in 2013

The pageant and the president’s attempts to get close to Putin have become a focus of the investigation into Trump’s links to Russian interference in the US election<p>Sitting in a makeshift studio overlooking the Moscow river on a crisp day in November 2013, Donald Trump pouted, stared down the lens …

Does biotin for hair growth work?

Biotin, or B7, is an essential B vitamin that helps the body get energy and nutrients from carbohydrates, proteins, and fats.<p>Gastrointestinal …

Amber Tamblyn pens powerful op-ed about James Woods 'culture'

Amber Tamblyn is “done with not being believed.” In the aftermath of her claims against James Woods, the actress wrote an affecting piece in <i>The New</i> …

10 Things Lefties Do Better

Lefties make up a small, but mighty group. At around 10 percent of the Western population, they are clearly dwarfed in numbers alone by right-handers …

24 Things You Should Never Order When You Eat Out

From sneaky sodium traps to dicey dishes that put you at risk for food poisoning, these are the menu items you’re better off skipping.

Hillary Clinton swears by a technique called ‘alternate nostril breathing’ — here’s what it is and how to do it

But in her new book "What Happened," Clinton describes a breathing technique she turned to in the aftermath of the election. She says it helped her find peace and calm — and only required a nice, comfy spot on the floor.<p>"I did yoga with my instructor ... especially 'breath work,'" she writes. "If …

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The 20 best cookbooks to buy this autumn

How Long Can Cheese Be Out of the Fridge?

Maybe you hosted a nice little soirée with your friends and drank too much wine, or maybe you fell asleep on the couch while working on your night …

6 Natural Remedies for Your Belly and Below-the-Belt Issues

Apples<p>If you’re prone to constipation, “an apple a day will make you go more easily, thanks to its high water and fiber content,” says Chris Kilham, …

That Creepy Fanged Creature Washed Up in Houston Has Finally Been Identified

The Internet can stop freaking out now.<p>After high winds and heavy rains brought by Hurricane Harvey, a mysterious sea creature with fangs and no face …

Nature

7 health foods you already have in your fridge

With more and more types of foods available at markets across the country, it can be overwhelming to figure out just what to eat for optimal health. But healthy eating doesn’t have to be hard — or expensive.<p>It’s time to simplify healthy eating, starting with some basics. Eating a variety of fruits …

Can Grape Juice Prevent Stomach Bugs?

Find out the truth behind this web-based recommendation.<p>If you're on Facebook, you've likely seen a post making the rounds. Moms everywhere are …

How to Pass a Lie Detector Test

Tips for Beating a Polygraph Test<p>A polygraph test or lie detector test is designed to analyze physiological reactions to questions to determine …

Lie Detection

This Easy Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken Is a Real Showstopper

If you usually have some sort of "baked chicken" night in your weekly meal plan, you need to know about this recipe. With salty, crispy prosciutto …

The kidney stone diet: Five foods to prevent them

Passing a kidney stone is often described as one of the most painful things a person will ever experience. As many as 1 in 10 people will develop …

Nutrition