Christine Branco

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You’d Never Guess This Chickpea Cookie Dough Is Healthy

Where has this 'bean' all our lives?<p>We’ve heard about dessert hummus and edible, egg-free cookie dough. And thanks to one blogger, these two examples …

Dessert

Skin Cancer Symptoms, Signs, Types, Treatments & Prevention

Illustration by: Eddie Phan<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Skin cancer: An overview<p>Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States, with more cases diagnosed annually than every other type of cancer <i>combined</i>. It's so common that an estimated one in five Americans will …

Cancer

'Exceptional' ancient ring collection to be auctioned

<b>A "incredible" collection of ancient rings, collected by a gas engineer then stored away, is to go under the hammer.</b><p>The set of more than 50 rings covers eras from Alexander the Great to Middle Ages via the height of the Roman Empire.<p>The "museum standard" items are believed to have been bought at …

Archaeology

Meet Archangel Tzaphkiel, Angel of Understanding and Compassion

Archangel Tzaphkiel's Roles and Symbols<p>Tzaphkiel means "knowledge of God." Archangel Tzaphkiel is known as the angel of understanding and compassion. …

Spirituality

Tom Brady: "Spirituality Is My Deepest Purpose"

In a rare sit-down interview, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reveals to Oprah the importance of spirituality in his life. As Tom …

Spirituality

When There Are No Words: Six Principles For Dealing With Death At The Office

If you work with someone long enough, eventually it will happen.<p>A car crash. A crushing diagnosis. An untimely death. Someone in the office, or their loved one, will face unspeakable tragedy, and you may feel at a loss for how to respond. Or maybe a loved and cherished colleague passes away, and …

Self-help

This GF, Vegan Zucchini Bread With Chocolate Sweet Potato Frosting Is Healthy Enough To Eat For Breakfast

<i>Is there anyone on the planet who wouldn’t eat chocolate for breakfast if it was actually considered “healthy”? This Zucchini Bread With Chocolate</i> …

Food

Your Summer Solstice Horoscope Is Here & It's About Embracing Your Creative Energy

Summer is here, and your summer solstice 2018 horoscope is proof that it's a perfect time to start again. Life is cyclical, as every season has a …

Spirituality

Why Cancers Seem To Be More Intuitive Than Other Zodiac Signs

Summer is here, and Mother Earth is loving, raising, and embodying all of the magic she birthed in the spring. This maternal energy is a reminder of …

Spirituality

This Healthy Grocery List Can Be Used Week After Week

Grocery stores don't have to be overwhelming.<p>June 18, 2018<p>I'll be the first to admit that I am a total mom when it comes to grocery shopping. I look …

Sweet Potatoes

Researchers Devise Stealth Nanoparticles To Deliver Drugs To Cancer Cells And Wipe Them Out

These hidden assassins are cloaked in a material extracted from the tumor itself and pass unseen through the bloodstream, delivering a killer protein …

Immunotherapy

I Figured Out What I Can Do To Help The World – Be Yourself

I’ve been paying too much attention to the news lately. Dang, it seems like there’s a lot of <b>anger</b> in the world.<p>Media is full of examples of anger in …

Spirituality

15 Chest Exercises Every Woman Should Know How to Do

Create strength, get better posture, and even give yourself a little "oomph" up top: these 15 chest exercises for women are simple yet very challenging. You'll be sore in all the right places, and you don't even need a gym to give yourself a great workout.<p>Start in a plank position with your arms …

Workouts

Incredible Video Shows Blue Whale and Calf Playing with Dolphins in San Diego

<b>For surfers in the northern hemisphere,</b> summer means shedding neoprene, longer days, and (hopefully) southern hemi swell in the west and hurricane …

Whales

A New Kind of Photosynthesis Has Been Discovered, Pushing The Limits on Life

Our living world is just incredible.<p>A type of chlorophyll discovered just a few years ago is pushing the limits of photosynthesis and the role this …

Imperial College London

The Summer Solstice Is Happening Next Week & Here's When You Should Manifest

When sunshine extends into the evening hours, a wave of optimism washes over our world. Personally, the lengthening daylight of summer reminds me of …

Solstice

Ancient Pyramids Found On The Sea Floor In Bahamas (Video)

Why hasn't anyone found these before? The guy that found these has a really good eye for these sorts of things? Kudos to Scott for finding these and …

Seafloor

New windows open for immunotherapy in lung cancer

NEWS AND VIEWS<p>Activating immune cells to destroy tumours is an effective strategy for treating an advanced lung cancer — but only for some people. …

Cancer

The Suits Of The Tarot, Explained

If you were to base your understanding of tarot cards solely on how they're depicted in pop culture, you'd think there were only 22 cards in a deck, …

Spirituality

Is Hawaii's Kilauea volcano shooting green gems into the air?

<b>Update 6/15/18 at 4:30 p.m. EST:</b> Per the USGS: University of Hawaii at Hilo scientists, who are conducting chemical analysis of the lava, said the …

Geology

Hemper provides users with monthly weed accessories subscription box

Hemper has nearly 8,000 subscribers to its cannabis-accessories box and expects to double revenue this year<p>In his last year in college, Bryan Gerber …

Cannabis

Easy Recipe For Making Smooth Banana Nicecream

How To Turn Overripe Bananas Into Banana Nicecream<p>Ice cream for breakfast has never been healthier<p>June 12, 2018<p>If you're a banana lover like me, you …

Breakfast

Kitsch Just Launched Crystal Boxes & They're Tailored To What You're Trying To Manifest

As summer draws nearer, your needs grow louder. The season of power, lust, happiness, and ecstasy instills inspiration in us all. It calls on you to …

Spirituality

6 Books About Crystals That Will Help You Get Started On Your Healing Journey

There's no better time than summer to revamp your routine and take some time for personal growth. You may think that crystal healing is a fad, but in …

Spirituality

Recipe: Sheet Pan Roasted Tomatoes & Mushrooms — Recipes from The Kitchn

This may look like an inconspicuous tray of roasted veggies, but it is anything but bland and boring. These earthy mushrooms and sweet cherry …

Cooking

Gardening 101: Hostas

Hosta, <i>Hosta:</i> “Plantain Lily”<p>My introduction to hostas came when I was the new owner of a 1920s brick row house in Queens, New York. Spring arrived …

Gardening

The 6 most nutrient-dense foods that should rule your diet

Preventing common diseases (like cancer and heart disease) and promoting health and longevity is as simple as regular trips to the farmers’ market, …

Nutrition

If You're Missing This Nutrient, You're Aging Way Faster

This universal and all-important molecule is the mother of all antioxidants: glutathione. It is a ubiquitous molecule that is present in all human …

Wellness

9 Expert Tips for Attracting Hummingbirds to Your Backyard

Attracting hummingbirds is easy when you start thinking like a hummingbird! Experts Kenn and Kimberly Kaufman explain what these birds really want …

Birds

Spencer Pratt's MTV YouTube Show Is Coming & You'd Better Believe Crystals Are Involved

He's baaaack. And he wants to enlighten you. Spencer Pratt is returning to his MTV roots with a brand new series — but this time he's ditching the …

Reality TV