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Everything You Need to Know About Hydrangeas

Without hydrangeas, would summer as we know it exist? From Tokyo to Nantucket, their big, blowsy blooms are synonymous with warm nights and lazy days.<p>…

9 signs you’re dealing with an emotional manipulator

We all know what it feels like to be emotionally manipulated. It can be extremely effective, which is why some unscrupulous individuals do it so much.<p>…

Self-help

Want to Live a Longer Life? Science Says You Should Change the Way You Walk

It seems it's wise to walk on the wild side.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Health advice is everywhere.<p>Why, you probably have a Fitbit or an Apple Watch permanently attached to you, so that it can nag you into your optimal …

lowerrisk

5 baking soda hacks to keep your laundry smelling super fresh

As the buzz around multi-tasking ingredients and pantry-staples hacks reaches an audible roar, happy news: Another ingredient is about to join the …

Cleaning

5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Try For A Faster Metabolism

Dehydration has a way of sneaking up on us. Most people don’t even realize it until they feel irritable, hungry and lethargic. And then they probably …

Don't Buy This: You Don't Need Drano, Windex or Other Brand Name Cleaning Products

Making your own cleaners is cheap, easy, and better for the environment.<p>Cleaning your place is no fun, but even worse is knowing you're getting ripped off for the products you use to make the bathroom mirror sparkle and the kitchen sink shine. The average person drops around $500 on cleaning …

Cleaning

A new connection between glucose and lipid regulation in cancer metabolism

Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine in China have identified an enzyme that helps …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Foods You Should Be Eating For A Faster Metabolism

We love pizza. We love fries. We want to lose weight. But giving up all the foods that make us happy is really hard to do. Yet replacing any high fat …

Giuliani stumbles into another fiasco

“He”ll get his facts straight,” President Trump said Friday of his new personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani. “I say, You know what? Learn before you speak. It’s a lot easier.” Yet there Giuliani was Sunday morning, speaking on ABC News’s “This Week” with host George Stephanopolous. The result was a fiasco.<p>…

24 life skills every adult should master before turning 30

There’s no handbook for adult life.<p>Somehow you’re just supposed to know that you should have more money coming in than going out and you shouldn’t …

Body Language

Lyme Disease Is On The Rise Again. Here's How To Prevent It

Lyme disease was once unheard of in western Pennsylvania, where Barbara Thorne, now an entomologist at the University of Maryland, spent time as a kid.<p>Thorne knew that if black-legged ticks are infected with bacteria called <i>Borrelia burgdorferi</i>, they can transmit Lyme to people and, that if …

Disease

'Everything has gotten worse.' Violent crime is surging in rural Iowa, fueled by the state's meth and mental health crises

GUTHRIE COUNTY, Iowa — Three of this county's seven deputies and a K-9 dog spent nine hours in March combing a secluded area near Lake Panorama for an alleged rapist.<p>Michael Mackensie Taylor, 35, a former taekwondo instructor from West Des Moines with a history of harassing women, was accused of …

Crime

Duchess Fergie Is Reportedly Freaking Out Over Being Snubbed from the Royal Wedding Reception

And none for Fergie!<p>Prince Charles must hold a major grudge because he's reportedly ensured that Duchess Sarah Ferguson (AKA Fergie) doesn't get invited to the royal wedding reception.<p>While Prince Andrew's ex-wife *is* invited to the wedding and general reception, she's been left off the exclusive …

No wonder there’s an exodus from religion

Do you wonder why the proportion of Americans declaring themselves unaffiliated with organized religion has skyrocketed in recent decades?<p>This trend is especially pronounced among adults under 30, roughly 40 percent of whom claim no connection to a religious congregation or tradition and have …

Religion

According To Science You Are More Likely To Develop Heart Disease If This One Thing Is Missing At Work

Change this behavior before it's too late<p>I've written about the ever-evolving landscape of leadership and how it's changing over time. But it turns out you'll be saving more than just projects and revenue by enhancing your leadership in the workplace...you'll be saving the health of your …

Leadership

Is Dairy Bad for You, or Good? The Milky, Cheesy Truth

Dairy products are controversial these days.<p>They are cherished by the health organizations as an essential food for bone health.<p>But other experts …

Trump divines his own truth without consequences

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump has learned he can get away with anything.<p>While the President has always profited from creating his own reality, the impact of having a commander in chief who so frequently bends fact is only beginning to be understood.<p>On Sunday, White House counselor Kellyanne …

Donald Trump

Fasting For Just 24 Hours Boosts The Regeneration of Stem Cells, Study Finds

This study could even lead to 'fasting' in a pill.<p>For decades, numerous studies have shown that strict, low-calorie-intake diets could be the key to …

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Tangerines, of the Latin name Citrus reticulate, are also known as Mandarin oranges. Clementines are the seedless variety of these irresistible …

Israeli Operatives Who Aided Harvey Weinstein Collected Information on Former Obama Administration Officials

In June, 2017, Ann Norris, a former State Department official, received an e-mail containing an unusual proposal. Norris is married to Ben Rhodes, a former foreign-policy adviser to President Barack Obama and a prominent advocate of the Iran nuclear deal. In the e-mail, a woman who introduced …

How to train (and rewire) your brain for happiness

Our brains are wired to be negative, but the good news is that you can train your brain to hold on to happiness in a few minutes a day.<p>As we …

'Miracle' Boy, 13, Who Was Apparently Brain Dead Wakes After Parents Sign Organ Donation Papers

Trenton McKinley defied all odds.<p>After the 13-year-old boy was severely injured in a dune buggy accident, his parents made the difficult decision to …

Mumps, Measles, And Whooping Cough Are Making A Serious Comeback

Vaccinations are your friend, people.<p>It's a virus. You'll just have to wait it out. That's what Jess Butler was told when she went to her GP last November with a dry cough.<p>Two weeks later, the 29-year-old had bruised ribs from the intense hacking bouts, which often made her throw up. This time the …

These Photos From Inside the NRA Convention Show America's Deep Divide on Guns

It happened over the weekend.<p>Nearly three months ago a 19-year-old shot and killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The response to this shooting felt different. It inspired a student-led movement urging America's elected officials to introduce common-sense …

Inside Melania Trump’s complicated White House life: Separate schedule, different priorities

Donald and Melania Trump’s remarkably separate daily routines begin with him getting up around 5:30 a.m., watching cable news shows and tweeting.<p>The first lady wakes in her own bedroom a bit later, according to two close friends of the Trumps. She then readies their 12-year-old son for school, …

Donald Trump

10 Superfoods That Make the Best Smoothie Ingredients

Banana. Berries. Nut butter. Milk. Maybe a handful of greens, when you’re feeling the veggies. If your smoothie game has revolved around these core …

John Oliver Fans Freak Out After He Says ‘Goodbye Forever’ And Packs Up His Set

"Thanks very much everyone, but we are f**king done here."<p>John Oliver said “goodbye forever” on Sunday night, packed up his “Last Week Tonight” set and walked off. Now some fans are worried that he might not be coming back.<p>Given that HBO renewed the show last year to run through 2020, however, it …

Censored images of 1930s America to go on show in London

Beautiful but mutilated images of rural America by some of the most famous photographers of the 20th century will soon go on display for the first time at the Whitechapel gallery in London.<p>Each of the photographs, printed for the first time, including works by Walker Evans, Dorothea Lange and …

Great Depression

Carnival Cruise Flood Video Is Viewed 1.3 Million Times on Facebook. The Company's Response Is Brilliant

Passenger Marla Haase's video looked a little too much like a scene from Titanic.<p>When a malfunction caused flooding on a Carnival Cruise ship during a Caribbean voyage, a passenger's video went viral on Facebook. The company's response was a fantastic lesson in how to respond to a social media …

Social Media

I started a business with less than $600 in just two weeks and it's already profitable after week one

As a reporter at CNBC Make It who's covered some of the most incredible ways people have made money online — including a 28-year-old whose company …

Small Business