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Michigan's hepatitis A outbreak is worst in U.S. What you need to know.

Christopher Larime goes out to lunch most days, often with co-workers from the General Motors Tech Center in Warren.<p>The father of three said he ate …

Public Health

Will This Hemp-Based Oil Replace Opioids & OTC Pain Relievers?

Even though legalization of marijuana is on the rise in the United States, the number of physicians who prescribe it is still quite low. Many are …

Cannabis

How Much to Eat When Walking for Weight Loss

You can use walking as part of a weight loss plan, but you will need to balance exercise and how much you eat. The calories in a candy bar equal …

Nutrition

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

Dementia

Silly App Store bans have gone too far with Steam Link

Apple has decided that it won’t allow iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV owners to play PC games through Steam Link.<p>Valve’s new app, which is now available in beta on Android, has been banned from the App Store because of “business conflicts.” Apple has also turned down Valve’s appeals.<p>It’s yet another …

Apps

Here's Why Your Hair Is Turning Grey, According to Science

Spoiler: it's not actually stress.<p>Most of us find our first "greys" by the time we turn 30, usually at the temples, then later, across the scalp. …

Hair

How To: You'll Soon Be Able to Download All the Data Apple Has on You — Here's How to Get It & How It Works

Personal data is a hot topic right now, and for good reason. Never before has the public been so on edge about how companies use their information. …

Smart TV

Cut out alcohol and bacon to slash cancer risk, say researchers

Cut out alcohol and bacon entirely to slash the risk of cancer, a new global blueprint on preventing the disease says.<p>Its authors said all sugary drinks should also be shunned, advising people to “stick to water” as part of efforts to cut their risk by up to 40 per cent.<p>The 10-point plan, issued by …

Cancer

How Vitamin D Affects Weight Loss

Vitamin D supplements are sometimes touted as a natural weight loss aid. Indeed, some research suggests that running low on vitamin D might increase …

Holistic Medicine

How I added four hours of battery life to my smartphone every day for free

I’ve had big-time battery drain issues on my last three iPhones. I just figured it was my fault — maybe I’m too addicted to apps, take too many photos, or just use my phone too much?<p>It’s an issue I’ve gone to Apple for help with many times. But the Genius’s — Apple's retail support — were …

Apps

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood With Different Appearances and Uses

As wood is one of the most widely-used materials in the world, architects are accustomed to being able to easily obtain sawn wood at a nearby store. …

Woodworking

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

How To Grow Truffles In Your Own Back Garden

Extravagant, rare and revered by food lovers around the world, truffles are a pungent fungus that grows at the roots of beech, hazel, and other …

Gardening

The One Thing You Should Add To Your Coffee For A Faster Metabolism

If you’re a coffee lover, there are few ingredients you would consider adding, other than maybe a spoonful of sugar, milk, and milk froth, that can …

Nutrition

Why Smart People Take Social Security at 62 (Even When They Shouldn't)

Is it really a mistake to claim benefits early?<p>Figuring out when to take Social Security is a tough decision. You can generally claim retirement …

Retirement

18 iPhone Tips That'll Make You Seem Like A Phone Wizard

Holy shit! These are legit.

IPhone 8

Doctors unveil the vicious cycle of vision loss & stress

In a recent study, published by doctors from Germany and India, it has been confirmed that while prolonged mental stress is clearly a consequence of …

Depression

A possible new weapon against eczema: live bacteria

With two decades of medical education, training, and research under my belt, I have finally reached the stage in my career when I can proudly state that I intentionally spray people in the face with live bacteria.<p>Atopic dermatitis, more commonly known as eczema, is an inflammatory skin disease that …

Medicine

All you need to add gigabit Ethernet to your home is 2 minutes and $50

If you want to install lightning-fast Ethernet in your home, you have two options. First, you can pay a contractor hundreds or even more than $1,000 …

Tech Trends

Why Coconut Oil Pulling May Be The Secret To Whiter Teeth & Better Digestion

Oil pulling, called <i>gundusha</i> in Sanskrit, stems from ayurvedic tradition. Ayurveda is the world’s oldest health system, originating in ancient India …

Coconut

What the new Google One cloud storage plan means for Drive users

Google is refreshing its cloud storage plans today with the introduction of a new service.<p>Google One will soon be the cloud storage system users will …

Google Drive

10 secrets of Coca-Cola

The basic origin story of Coca-Cola is fairly common knowledge by this point: It was invented as a patent medicine by an Atlanta pharmacist named John Pemberton, and once contained actual cocaine.<p>But most people’s knowledge stops there; most don’t know, for example, that Pemberton died less than …

Alcohol

The One Small Change That Could Ease Your Anxiety, According to This Pharmacist

If you suffer with anxiety, either on a daily basis or occasionally you’ll know it can be pretty debilitating. While there are plenty of lifestyle …

Wellness

9 Uses for Bacon Grease, Besides Throwing it in the Garbage

Saving bacon grease is a small swap you can make to practice waste-free cooking.<p>May 10, 2018<p>My family keeps a container of bacon grease in our …

Breakfast

How to build a robust and reliable home Wi-Fi network

A great home Wi-Fi connection is something that was nice to have ten years ago but wasn’t something most people put a lot of effort into (and certainly not money). The iPhone was only a year old, the iPad wasn’t even out, and we certainly weren’t cutting the cord for streaming services. In 2008, I …

Wi-Fi

New Steam Link app will let players stream games from their PCs to Android and iOS

Coming the week of May 21st<p>Steam is bringing mobile game streaming to Android and iOS with a new Steam Link app which will let gamers stream games off their Mac or PC over the internet to their smartphones. The app is scheduled to launch at the end of the month during the week of May 21st, with …

Apps

There's a Secret to Making Saltines Even Better

In a time of cracker and flatbread abundance, the pedestrian saltine gets short shrift. The grocery aisle teems with boxes of whole grain …

Dessert

Tickproof Your Yard Without Spraying

This year is expected to be one of the worst on record for ticks, and not just in the Northeast. At least one variety of disease-transmitting tick …

Gardening

Walmart's Dumb New Opioid Policy Could Cost Lives

The retail giant is joining other big pharmacies in setting seven-day caps on new opioid scripts. This is extremely dangerous, and may end in death.<p>Walmart announced on Monday that it would join CVS Caremark in setting what amount to one-size-fits-all limits on (some) new opioid prescriptions in …

Medicine

Plant These 19 Fruits & Veggies In Your Garden And See Them Coming Back Year After Year

Growing your staple produce in your own home garden is always a rewarding activity. Yet, many home-owners put off this laborious task at the start of …

Gardening