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What is relativity? Einstein's mind-bending theory explained

How our ideas about space and time changed forever.<p>When the theory of relativity appeared in the early 1900s, it upended centuries of science and gave physicists a new understanding of space and time. Isaac Newton saw space and time as fixed, but in the new picture provided by special relativity …

Physics

Doctors Have No Explanation: Mix Cinnamon And Honey And Cure Arthritis, Cancer, Gallbladder, Cholesterol And 10 Other Diseases

As you may already know, honey is one of the healthiest things that you need to have at your home. The benefits that honey offers to your health are …

Heading North: American Doctors Report Back From Canada

For Peter Cram, an American internist who spent most of his career practicing in Iowa City, Iowa, moving to Toronto in 2014 was an easy decision.<p>He says he is among a handful of American doctors who went north to practice in Canada's single-payer system. Now he doesn't worry about whether his …

Health Care

Canadians in “housing need” will soon get $2,500 a year from the government

The Federal government has pledged to invest $4 billion to create a new housing subsidy of sorts geared towards families and individuals in “housing need”.<p>Canadians who either live in social housing or are on a waitlist for social housing, and those who live in private housing but struggle to make …

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Little-Known Symptoms of Depression - Signs You May Be Depressed

Depression isn't one-size-fits-all. Here's what to look for if you think you — or a loved one — might be depressed.<p>Things that didn't make you sad …

A Recipe for Sugar-Free Chocolate Mousse

Sugar-free, low carb chocolate mousse is rich and creamy. It also contains less than four net carbs per serving, so it is a good low-carb dessert …

Here Is Why You Should Be Sleeping on the Left Side of Your Body

Sleeping is vital for us to function, and whilst we joke that without a coffee we are useless. But what we really need is to be sleeping well and for …

Justin Bieber's Manager Got Painfully Real About The Singer's Past Struggles

Justin Bieber's years-long breakdown is something hardcore fans and critics will never forget; but up until now, no one really knew just how bad …

How to find out what Facebook knows about you

I recently quit Facebook, but decided to return for one final task: To find out exactly what Facebook knows about me.<p>After some quick digging, I …

Seeing Through the Eyes of Depressed People – MY Psychology

Insomnia by ~diablozz on deviantART<p>Many people ask, <i>“Why is depression such a complicated thing for others, that they even have to commit suicide?”</i> …

The 20 best apps to improve your smartphone

Whether you want an alarm that syncs with your body clock or a to-do list you can speak to, these are the apps you’ll need to make your smartphone smarter<p>The latest generation of smartphones comes with a panoply of apps to get you started, from email and photography to navigation, weather and …

Apps

What to eat for a fatty liver

The body stores fat in many areas of the body for use as energy and insulation. The liver is partially made up of fat, but if the fat content in the …

Citrus-Soaked Butter Cake (Dairy)

They say necessity is the mother of invention. Well, I needed to bake a cake, but as I was gathering ingredients, I discovered that I only had one …

Dessert

A professor of medicine explains why eating fat won't make you fat — but sugar will

"Eat fat, get fat" has been the conventional wisdom guiding American diets for the past two decades. Yet more and more research suggests that thinking is dangerously misguided.<p>"There is one thing we know about fats," Aaron Carroll, a professor of pediatrics at the Indiana University School of …

7 Physical Signs Your Body Is Producing More Testosterone Than Average

When we think of testosterone, we usually think about men, but women also produce varying amounts of the hormone as well. Everyone is different, but …

Binge-watchers, beware: You may be at greater risk of developing blood clots

Watching television for too long may double the chances of developing blood clots, a study has warned. Prolonged TV viewing has already been …

Broken heart may be responsible for heart attacks: Study

Prolonged emotional stress for quite a long period of time may contribute to serious heart-related issues that can even cause heart attack, claims a …

Massachusetts researchers make major discovery about IBS, fibromyalgia

Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital have made a groundbreaking discovery that could ease symptoms for millions of people suffering from …

Cannabis consumption associated with increased violent behavior in young people in psychiatric care

A new study by researchers at the Institut en santé mentale de Montréal demonstrates that sustained used of cannabis is associated with an increase …

9 Things You Don't Need To Be Adding To Your Smoothies

Apparently non-fat yogurt is a no-no.<p>There are so many ways to make a smoothie. You can make it green or fruity, you can have it in a bowl or a cup, and you can customize seemingly endless smoothie ingredients. But while a smoothie can be a healthy breakfast or snack, choosing the wrong stuff to …

The 10 best blood pressure apps

If you have been diagnosed with high blood pressure, it can be a constant worry to try and bring down your numbers. We have chosen the best apps to …

The truth behind the ‘first marijuana overdose death’ headlines

A case report about the seizure and death of an 11-month old after exposure to cannabis has prompted headlines about “the first marijuana overdose death” this week.<p>Except that’s not what the doctors meant.<p>“We are absolutely not saying that marijuana killed that child,” said Thomas Nappe, an author …

Pot advent calendar sales on fire, buyers pay up to $230 for marijuana holiday treat

An unlicensed marijuana dispensary in Vancouver is struggling to keep up with sales after taking advantage of what it terms a "legal grey area" by …

Cannabis for Christmas? Vancouver company sells pot advent calendar

Dreaming of a green Christmas? A Vancouver-based company has the answer: a cannabis advent calendar.<p>Coast to Coast Medicinals owner Lorilee Fedler …

New research shows 'broken heart syndrome' causes long-lasting heart damage

Time won't mend a broken heart<p>A sudden and serious heart condition triggered by severe emotional stress can lead to the same type of long-term damage …

The Worry Trap: 10 simple ways to break free

The worry trap has had a hold on each of us at one time or another. Worry is the worst when it comes to emotional clutter. Like so many of the …

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Eat Yourself Happy With These 8 Endorphin-Releasing Foods

Whether you're suffering from the blues or simply experiencing a dip in morale, getting a boost of happiness is always a welcome feeling. With endorphins being one of our brain's major pathways to joy, it can be dire if you're unable to participate in the things that release them into your …