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Are these worst US cities to live in? Study looks at quality of life

Where Americans live can have a considerable impact on their quality of life. In some U.S. cities, everyday comfort and happiness is much harder to …

Demographics

This Doctor-Approved Trick Tells You Exactly How Many Carbs You Should Eat

Carbohydrates are arguably the most divisive food group. Pizza, pasta, bread, and the like have the ability to inspire cult-like adoration while …

Nutrition

40 of the most underrated travel destinations around the world

1/<p>Bergen, Norway<p>While often overshadowed by Oslo, the Norwegian capital, Bergen — the country's second-largest city — has plenty to offer.<p>From the …

European Travel

26 Secrets to Save Money on Travel

A good economy is bad for travel deals. More people around the world are looking to visit other places, and that increasing demand is driving up …

Travel Deals

43% of U.S. families can't afford basics of middle class life

Nearly 51 million households don't earn enough to afford a monthly budget that includes housing, food, child care, health care, transportation and a …

Lie-detecting computers equipped with artificial intelligence look like the future of border security

Source: San Diego State University Aaron Elkins, a professor at the San Diego State University, is working on a kiosk system that can ask travelers …

Five things you might be surprised affect weight

<b>People might think battling obesity is down to sheer willpower, but medical research says otherwise. Here are five potentially surprising factors that can affect your weight, as unearthed by The Truth About Obesity .</b><p>1. Gut microbes<p>Gillian and Jackie are twins - but one weighs over six stone (41kg) …

Why a faecal transplant could save your life

<b>The faecal transplant, also known as trans-poo-sion, surely has the title of medicine's most disgusting procedure.</b><p>It is pretty much what you are imagining - part of a faecal stool is taken from one person and given to another.<p>The purpose is to introduce new beneficial microbes to the receiving …

10 best US suburbs for your golden years

CLOSE<p>When you retire, you don't want to pinch pennies. These are the 10 least tax-friendly states for retirees, according to GOBankingRates. USA TODAY<p>…

A Growing Cult of Millennials Is Obsessed With Early Retirement. This 72-Year-Old Is Their Unlikely Inspiration

Vicki Robin literally wrote the book on retiring happy.<p>Vicki Robin had no idea she’d become a millennial icon.<p>The 72-year-old coauthor of the 1992 …

Retirement

Looking To Heal Your Gut & Avoid Inflammation? Avoid These 11 Foods

<i>Dr. Steven Gundry made waves in 2017 when he released</i> The Plant Paradox<i>, a book that made the assertion that some of the health world’s favorite</i> …

Paradise lost: Beautiful islands ruined by tourism

Their very geographical nature makes islands particularly prone to overcrowding – simply put, there’s not enough room for endless streams of …

Henry and Baloo: Dog and cat travel companions gain cult following

<b>Best friends Henry and Baloo have a lot in common - they have both been rescued and now enjoy long walks in the great outdoors. What makes them special to their many fans is that they are a dog and cat travelling duo.</b><p>Their unlikely friendship and hiking trips around the beautiful mountainous …

Man who was raised by wolves in a cave admits he's disappointed with human life

A man who was raised by wolves in a cave for 12 years has admitted that he feels disappointed with human life.<p>Marcos Rodríguez Pantoja was dubbed the …

I got a $10,000 voucher for being bumped off a United flight — thanks to consumer protection laws

Under the Trump administration and the current leadership in Congress, “regulation” has become a dirty word. But in reality, these laws and regulations are what give regular people something like a fair shake when dealing with deep-pocketed corporations.<p>I should know: It was federal regulation that …

Flying

Timing your meals may help with weight loss. That’s what it seems to do in mice.

This is a story about the importance of good timing.<p>Two-thirds of Americans are overweight or obese. This excess weight contributes to a variety of …

How to protect your personal data from Facebook profiteering

Should you delete Facebook? Or is there a way to use the "free" social media platform without allowing it to make money off your personal data?<p>Revelations that the Trump-linked political data firm Cambridge Analytica skirted Facebook's privacy policies to suck up data on over 50 million Americans, …

Paris climbs to world's second-most expensive city to live

Paris has taken Hong Kong's spot as the second most expensive city to live, according to a survey published on Thursday, while Singapore remains the world's most expensive city for the fifth year in a row.<p>The Worldwide Cost of Living report, published by the Economist Intelligence Unit, compares …

Top 10

I earn $950 an hour writing from my couch — here are my best tips for people who want to work for themselves

People are intrigued when I say I'm a writer: "Ooooh, novels? TV shows? Anything I know?"<p>When I explain that I have a blog and a copywriting business, they say, "Cool!" but sometimes, their eyes mist with pity. They offer to help me find work. They picture me living in a water-stained basement …

Homework

The dirty secret about success

'Very often, the most successful people are moderately talented but very lucky.'<p>We’re often reluctant to credit our good fortune purely to luck. We’d much rather put a material gain or positive outcome down to our brilliant intelligence, smarts, skills or hard work.<p>But if success is directly …

4 Natural Supplements That Are as Powerful as Drugs

Most supplements don't really work, or at least haven't been proven to work.<p>However, there are some exceptions to this.<p>In fact, a few supplements are</i> …

Medellin: From murder capital to haven for U.S. retirees

As she sipped a cappuccino in a buzzing caf?? on a tree-lined street in Medellin, Cindy Crawford Thomas said that escaping South Florida to retire in …

South America

I Did Intermittent Fasting For 1 Year and This Is How It Transformed My Body

Ever since having my second child, I've been holding onto a few extra pounds around my waist. I know I'm not overweight by any means, but I made a decision that I was ready to change up my normal diet and workout routine to see how it would change my body and improve my current level of fitness. My …

Fitness

The world’s most nutritious foods

After analysing more than 1,000 raw foods, researchers ranked the ingredients that provide the best balance of your daily nutritional requirements – and they found a few surprises.<p>Imagine the ideal food. One that contains all the nutrients necessary to meet, but not exceed, our daily nutrient …

West Indies

ICE looks to private sector to help hire nearly 6,600 workers to support the 10,000 new agents Trump wants

President Donald Trump’s goal of hiring more ICE agents also means the agency has to hire thousands of additional support personnel — and it’s …

Immigration

Irish priest asks for back-up as demand for exorcisms rises 'exponentially'

Dublin, Ireland, Jan 24, 2018 / 11:08 pm (CNA).- An Irish priest and exorcist is asking the country's bishops for more support after noticing a …

Signs You Need to Detox Your Liver ASAP—And How to Do It

The liver is a multitasking organ, working to keep your blood clean, metabolism functioning and digestion system strong. It’s also responsible for …

American expats are left high and dry by Trump's tax reform

New year, new tax code — and a much improved one at that.<p>According to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin, the tax reform bill signed into law by President Donald Trump in December will increase the take-home pay for 90% of workers. Tax season will also be simplified for many Americans next …

Retirement

U.S. travel warning puts 5 Mexican states on par with war-torn nations

MEXICO CITY, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Rampant crime and gang activity in Mexico prompted the U.S. State Department on Wednesday to issue a stringent travel …