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32 Healthy High-Fiber Breakfast Ideas That Will Keep You Full

By now it’s not news that breakfast does a body good, replenishing energy, kick-starting your insulin response, and even preventing heart disease.<p>But …

Here's what the brain of an extremely selfish person looks like

They deceive people for their own benefit, they see others as weak and untrustworthy, and they ignore moral codes.<p>Psychologists have dubbed these people Machiavellians, after the Italian political philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli, whose book "The Prince" includes many examples of this sort of …

The Brain

Why Public Schools Don't Teach Critical Thinking -- Part 2

While state education departments are the first reason why public schools don't teach critical thinking, community pressure against it is the second. While some communities do welcome critical inquiry as an essential part of a good education, others do not, rejecting critical thinking as dangerous …

9 Novels You Shouldn't Miss Before Summer's Over

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>9 Novels You Shouldn't Miss Before Summer's Over<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

Books

Scientists confirm that the Paleo diet is nonsense

Pity the Paleo dieters. Their low-carb lifestyles are probably misguided.<p>The theory behind the very trendy high-protein/low-carb Paleo diet is that we should mimic the diets of our Paleolithic ancestors, eating mainly meat, fish, and a restricted list of pre-agricultural vegetables and fruit. …

Paleo Diet

Ben Carson’s outrageous Planned Parenthood hypocrisy — has performed research on aborted fetal brain tissue

<b>(Jeffery Malet, maletphoto.com)</b><p>Carson told Fox News that fetuses were human at 17 weeks — the same age as those he performed research on<p>Scott Eric Kaufman<p>August 13, 2015 1:14pm (UTC)<p>Not even a full day after GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson told Fox News' Neil Cavuto that the abortion industrial …

Top Army General Ray Odierno: Jeb Bush Is Wrong About Iraq War

“I remind everybody that us leaving at the end of 2011 was negotiated in 2008 by the Bush administration."<p>U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno said on Wednesday that Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush was wrong to blame the Obama administration for the current instability in …

11 incredible psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to get people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave you …

A nutritionist explains when it's worth buying organic — and how much more it will cost you

The experience got me thinking about whether or not it's worth it to go the organic route, especially for items where there is a more significant price difference.<p>I decided to consult an expert, and turned to Rania Batayneh, MPH, nutritionist and author of "The One One One Diet."<p>Batayneh told me …

Onions

Confusion plagues EPA response to toxic Colorado mining spill it caused

Communities in Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona along the Animas and San Juan rivers struggle to make sense of mixed messages and a lack of communication from the federal agency<p>Six days after a burst plug shot 3m gallons of toxic mining waste from Gold King Mine into Colorado’s Animas River, …

Are Microbes Stealing Your Mind?

<i>Time moves in one direction, memory in another. — William Gibson</i><p>One great frustration of longer-living humans is that millions of us will one day …

Alzheimer's Disease

8 healthy zero calorie foods

<b>8 healthy zero calorie foods:</b><p>Are you really conscious about taking low-calorie foods? Well, then you must know about the zero-calorie foods for …

The Best Debut Novels of 2015 So Far

So far, 2015 has offered more than its share of excellent debut novels. Some of these were the first works we’d heard of from the authors in …

Books

19 Crockpot Breakfast Recipes: Start Your Day Easy & Healthy - Dr. Axe

Eating a balanced, filling breakfast is one of the best ways to start your day. It can help you avoid overeating later, boost energy and even lose …

This homemade Chick-fil-A chicken sandwich is fingerlickin' good!

Alejandra Ramos, a food and lifestyle expert, shares one of the most popular restaurant-inspired recipes on Pinterest — an irresistible homemade version of Chick-fil-A's chicken sandwich. Below is the recipe, adapted from blogger Cindy Shopper.