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An analysis of 10,000 scientific studies on marijuana concretely supports only three medical benefits

More than half the states in the US now allow the use of marijuana for medical purposes, as well as at least 16 other countries. Yet of the hundreds of purported medical benefits, only three are concretely supported by scientific evidence: treating chronic pain, nausea after chemotherapy, and …

Multiple Sclerosis

One of the largest jobs companies in the world reveals how robots are going to change employment forever

The company released the report, entitled "The Skills Revolution," on conjunction with the World Economic Forum's meeting of the most powerful political and business leaders across the globe in Davos, Switzerland.<p>It surveyed more than 18,000 employers across 43 countries and six industry …

25 things to eat before you die – the ultimate foodie bucket list

The World's 50 Best Restaurants have been announced, highlighting the best fine dining establishments on the planet. But for those on a budget, this list is pretty had to beat...<p>1. Fresh coconuts, St Lucia<p>Coconuts’ nutrient-rich water is best slurped straight from the fruit itself. On a St Lucia …

Rhode Island

This Is the Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipe on Pinterest

It's been saved almost 600,000 times.<p>When you think of slow cooker recipes you probably imagine pulled pork, stews and other kinds of soup, right? Turns out the most popular one on Pinterest right now isn't any of those things. In fact, it's something much closer to a dish you'd order at Chipotle — …

Japanese white-collar workers are already being replaced by artificial intelligence

Most of the attention around automation focuses on how factory robots and self-driving cars may fundamentally change our workforce, potentially eliminating millions of jobs. But AI that can handle knowledge-based, white-collar work are also becoming increasingly competent.<p>One Japanese insurance …

Artificial Intelligence

Drugs in Ancient Cultures: A History of Drug Use and Effects

The battle against drugs and drug usage rages on today and for good reason. However, with the near constant limelight that the ‘drug war’ receives …

How to Make Frosting For Cakes, Cupcakes, and Beyond

Frosting, aka the fluffy, sweet, buttery spread that goes over cakes, cookies, and cupcakes, isn't so hard to make homemade if you set yourself up for success. First, you must have a large bowl and a hand mixer or stand mixer. If you don't own either, a hand mixer is significantly cheaper. If a …

Is Your Mind Controlling You? How to Get Rid Of Bad Thoughts And Stay Present

Your thoughts are on the front line when it comes to your life. They are the foundation for everything. At the most fundamental level, a positive …

How to Make Tomato Sauce in the Crockpot

Crockpot Tomato Sauce Recipe<p>Updated August 18, 2017<p>Enjoy homemade tomato sauce without all the work. This crockpot recipe requires no peeling, …

12 Oven-Baked Foil Packet Dinners To Try

Because meals just taste better when they clean up after themselves.

Cooking

People Have Been Using MDMA to Treat PTSD for Decades

Last month, the FDA granted researchers permission to move forward with clinical trials studying the effects of MDMA on treating PTSD. Though the development may seem surprising, the so-called "party drug" was used in therapy years before it was banned...<p>Roslyn Talusan, a freelance writer in …

Make Your Own Protein Bars With Only 6 Healthy Ingredients

Why would you take the time and effort to make your own protein bars when there's practically an entire dedicated aisle at the grocery store? The …

A Small, Pared-Down Pad for a Stylish Pair

<b>Name:</b> Kyle and Alex <b><br>Location:</b> Tenderloin — San Francisco, California <b><br>Size:</b> 450 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 4 years rented<p>After 20+ apartment viewings, …

Living Rooms

New Year's Eve Menu

Stitch together a truly unforgettable New Year's Eve menu with our collection of scrumptious appetizers, festive finger foods, beautiful desserts, …

New Year's Eve

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10 Foods That Can Boost Your Immune System

By Alina Petre<p>Keeping your immune system healthy is very important, no matter the season.<p>Naturally, what you eat can majorly influence your immune …

7 Ancient Practices To Keep You Healthy During Flu Season

Is it just me, or is everyone getting colds and the flu right now?<p>I remember expecting to get sick year after year because that was the reality I was …

Alternative Medicine

The End of Antibiotics — Magnet Therapy is the Future of Fighting Infection

Doctors can now sift bacteria from your blood using magnets — no antibiotics required. Sepsis, or blood poisoning, is no joke. More than half the …

10 Mysterious Facts About the Pineal Gland

René Descartes once described the pineal gland as “the principal seat of the soul.” Though medical knowledge has vastly progressed since then, here …

Insects

The surprising ways that working out could give your career a boost

One creative way to break the glass ceiling? Smash it with a heavy kettlebell.<p>The idea may not be as far-fetched as you think. Increasingly, a …

New York City

This Healthy Grocery List Will Get You Ready for the Best You In 2017

Take this list to your supermarket and stock up on all the essentials you’ll need to kick off the New Year with a week’s worth of clean meals.<p>Healthy …

Banana Bread Tiramisu

Two dessert classics combined!<p>Serves: 8<p><b><br>Banana Bread</b><p>4 ripe bananas<p>200 grams (1 cup) sugar<p>2 eggs<p>115 grams (½ cup) butter, softened<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>200 grams (1 ½ cups) flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>½ teaspoon salt<p>100 grams (1 cup) crushed walnuts<p><b>Tiramisu Filling</b><p>700 milliliters (3 cups) heavy …

Baking

How to Make Your Own Fabric Softener and Laundry Detergent

By Sommer Poquette<p>Many conventional laundry soaps and dryer sheets contain questionable ingredients. For example, many conventional detergents might …

Welcome to Your Clean-Eating Plan For 2017

Eating clean is easy when you have all the ingredients on hand. Our 2-Week Clean-Eating Plan sets you up for success with easy-to-make and delicious recipes, printable shopping lists, and a weekly rundown of what to prep, make, and save. The plan, created by the registered dietitians Stephanie …

Simple ways to get healthy for 2017 (including eating dark chocolate!)

NBC News medical contributor Dr. Natalie Azar offers TODAY viewers advice on easy ways to ring in a healthy New Year. She says to keep healthier foods at eye level in your refrigerator, and to perform “deskercises” at work. The good news: Azar she says dark chocolate increases brain power!

Think Your Mondays Are Super Productive? A New Study Says It's the Worst Day to Send Email | Inc.com

Do you start processing email right away on Mondays?<p>Hold that thought, because it might be the worst day to go on an email frenzy.<p>A new study by Boomerang looked at 250,000 emails (you read that right--it's a lot) and found that most of us tend to be more error prone on the first day of the …

Productivity

New research supports the growing concern that smartphones are destroying our romantic relationships

The majority of our relationships are in shambles.<p>The US divorce rate hovers at 40%, but that’s not the whole story. Many intact relationships are on life support. According to a survey by the National Opinion Research Center, 60 percent of people in a relationship say they’re not very satisfied. …

Divorce

Risk of heart attack increases over Christmas period due to 'lack of access' to medical facilities, new research suggests

With rich, indulgent food and health regimes out the window, it may hardly come as a surprise that the rate of heart attack increases around the …