Darius Evans

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I Spent $200 on a Weighted Blanket, and It's Changed My Entire F*cking Life

<i>Editor's note: The author wrote this while curled up under a weighted blanket.</i><p>My Friday nights are typically saved for drinking wine, catching up on my DVR, and surfing the internet. (Do people still say "surfing the internet?") Late last year, during one of these weekly rabbit-hole sessions, I …

Barack Obama

Few teeth in Trump's prescription to reduce drug prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's long-promised plan to bring down drug prices, unveiled Friday, would mostly spare the pharmaceutical industry he previously accused of "getting away with murder." Instead he focuses on private competition and more openness to reduce America's prescription …

Donald Trump

Doctors in California Are Prescribing Food as Medicine, and It's Keeping Patients out of Hospitals

A California Senator launched the program after hearing that health care costs plunged by 55 percent for those who ate doctor-approved meals in a …

The cure for obesity, heart disease, and anxiety? Puppies!

Researchers just discovered a simple way to fight obesity, heart disease, and mental illness – by giving people puppies.<p>That may sound barking mad. But a new round of medical research shows that dogs, cats, and other four-legged friends can significantly boost people's physical and mental health – …

How to improve your sex life: Tips from a doctor

Megyn Kelly<p>Club MK: Megyn Kelly TODAY audience receives Supersmile teeth whitening products<p>00:42<p>Peek behind the scenes at this week's Megyn Kelly TODAY: July 27, 2018<p>03:33<p>Son and activist has inspiring message for moms of kids with autism<p>03:24<p>‘It’s been a very dark place’: How a mom’s powerful …

Megyn Kelly

34 Things You Need to Give Up to Be Successful

When you have five minutes of down time, how do you spend that time?<p>1. Wasting five minutes.<p>When you have five minutes of down time, how do you spend that time? Most people use it as an excuse to rest or laze.<p>By lazing for five five-minute breaks each day, we waste 25 minutes daily. That's 9,125 …

Motivation

Generation X needs to save America from millennials

Though one of its own sits yet again in the White House, the baby-boom generation, 78 million strong, is finally preparing to depart the scene. …

Demographics

This Is How Much Money You Should Be Making by the Time You’re 40

According to science.<p>You might think your life would be better if you just had a bigger paycheck — but science finds that’s not necessarily true.<p>A …

University of California

8 TED Talks to Help You Overcome Your Fear of Failure

Eight videos that will help inspire you to go for your dreams.<p>Debbie Millman told me her biggest regret was not “going for it” after she graduated college. She took the “safe” option, got a job and built a career. And a great career she built, becoming the president of Sterling Brands, and working …

TED Talks

Science Knows You Need to Get a Life Outside of Work. This Is How You Do It.

The typical American worker, and probably all entrepreneurs, would get more done if they stopped working so much.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re like most employed Americans, the majority of your day -- close to 9 hours -- is spent working. If you're like most …

Time Management

Can you actually become a millionaire on an average salary?

Becoming a millionaire has long been part of the American dream, but saving $1 million is not just an idle fantasy for most Americans. Saving at least $1 million is a dream many feel must come true if they're going to have a comfortable retirement.<p>In fact, of the Americans who have attempted to …

Retirement

16 things your successful friends have given up

Sit down and think, for a moment, about what your successful friends do<p>comparedto your loser friends that complain. If you don't have any successful …

The Happy Chemicals: How To Naturally Tap Into Dopamine, Serotonin, Endorphins, Oxytocin

Dopamine, serotonin, oxytocin and endorphins are the brain chemicals responsible for our happiness.<p>These chemicals are can be triggered all the time, …

Self-improvement

We need more doctors and nurses. Maybe this online Harvard Med School course can help

The U.S. is facing a major shortage of medical professionals—by some estimates, we will be short 90,000 doctors and more than a million nurses by 2025.<p>Harvard Medical School says it wants to help. <b>Today the institution unveiled a certificate program called “HMX Fundamentals,” delivered entirely</b> …