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A Fasting Diet Could Reverse Diabetes And Repair The Pancreas, Says New Research

This looks promising.<p>Researchers have been able to reverse symptoms of diabetes and restore pancreas functions in mice by putting them on a version …

The 4 Main Characters As Literary Devices

One of the easiest ways to tell if you have a story idea rather than a plot is by looking at the characters you include in your story.<br>Beginner …

It’s Creepy, But Not Illegal, For This Website To Provide All Your Public Info To Anyone

This week, the social media world has been alight with warning about a “genealogy” site that makes just about anyone’s information — addresses …

The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Coming in 2017

Will 2017 be the year we finally get our mitts on <i>The Winds of Winter</i>? At this point, even Bran Stark’s third eye couldn’t see if the answer is “hell …

The 1 Wine to Bring to ALL Holiday Parties

Affordable, bubbly, and delicious.<p>Tis the season for cookie baking, frantic shopping, and bubbly drinking. And as much as I would like to deck the halls with Champagne spray, that is not happening. I’m about to spend as much as my mom’s gift costs just to get it shipped in time, I definitely don’t …

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The 18 Best Fiction Books Of 2016

Read 'em and weep. (And laugh, gasp, nod, shout "YASSS," and so on.)<p>Each year, when best-of lists start popping up all over promptly on Dec. 1, it feels too soon. Really? We’re saying goodbye to the year already? It’s barely 11/12ths over!<p>For 2016, many have been wishing it gone for some time …

Is the At-Home, Online SAGE Dementia Test Accurate?

People often want to know if they can just take a test at home to assess their cognitive functioning. If you're concerned about your memory (or that …

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Force 6 man overboard recovery - Practical Boat Owner

In past issues of PBO we have looked at what happens when someone goes overboard: how to get back to the spot, keep the victim alongside and get him …

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Updating<p>This site has been Updated in the late 2017/early 2018.<p>All external links were live i n January 2018but advice to the contrary is always …

9 Liqueurs to Try (and the Best Way to Enjoy Them)

If you've ever dug through the back of a well-stocked bar, you've probably come across a bottle of liqueur—slightly dusty, super-full, and maybe even …

Ten books you should read this September

A new novel from Jonathan Safran Foer, a new Kafka translation and a panoramic history of time travel all feature in this month’s round-up of books to look out for.

17 Healthy Cocktail Hacks to Get You Through Summer

Give yourself a pat on the back! You’ve made it this far into summer while sticking to your healthy-living regimen, and you feel the best you have in years. Eating healthy is fairly simple to get in the habit of, but when you don’t indulge in alcohol too often, a margarita (or two) can bring on the …

28 Great Books That Are Getting the Movie Treatment in 2016

2016 holds a ton of highly anticipated big screen adaptations, particularly titles like <b>The Girl on the Train</b>, <b>Silence</b>, and <b>Nocturnal Animals</b>. Take a peek at the major titles that you'll be able to catch in the movie theater this year, and see a ton more movies that are also being adapted!

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Best Battery Packs For Stealing Free Energy From the Sun

After considering 70 contenders and testing for over 30 hours, we determined that the Anker PowerPort Solar Lite is the best portable solar charger …

Back pain, no support or boobs falling out: Welcome to the hell of bra-shopping

To be completely honest, the bra I am currently wearing is almost six years old. It started off a dusty pink but is now a washed-out grey. It is an embarrassment - but I rely on it constantly.<p>Why? Simply because it's the only bra that fits me. I have tried to find replacements - spending hours …

Sailboat Life – Finding Our Groove and Getting Burned

We’re only in the first paragraph of the first chapter of our sailing life. This is the wee beginnings of what...The post Sailboat Life – Finding Our …

11 Excellent Summer Reads for Your Book Club

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>11 Excellent Summer Reads for Your Book Club<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

Here Are the Best Books of 2016 So Far

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Why you should drink wine from a can

Picture yourself on the beach or in the park, a colorful towel or blanket under you, and the sun shining overhead. You crack open a cold one and take …

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Fasting Diet Has Been Shown to Ease Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms in Early Trial

The eating plan could reverse autoimmune conditions.<p>New research has shown that a diet involving periods of fasting could help fight autoimmune …

Your Summer Reading List: Fiction Books

My younger self’s most dreaded document — my summer vacation reading list, assigned by my school — is now among my most anticipated. Back then, …

5 new books not to be missed

Five new books people are talking about, from the editors of the National Book Review.<p>1."The Bridge Ladies: A Memoir" by Betsy Lerner (Harper Wave: 320 pp., $25.99) Bridge, the card game, proves to be an apt metaphor for connection in this memoir about five Jewish ladies who have been playing …

Here's how to make refreshing and summery gin cocktails

LONDON — Summer is right around the corner, and that means one thing: Cocktails.<p>Stow away your mulled wine and your hot gin and tonic, it's time for …

Listen to Frøkedal

Not long ago, a musician I know spent a few days writing and recording with some other musicians in a remote lighthouse on the coast of Norway. He came back amazed by the whole experience. He also had some advice. “You have to listen to Anne Lise Frøkedal,” he told me. “She’s fucking …

10 Bottles of Rosé That Cost Less Than $11

Yes way, rosé! Our favorite wine-drinking season is officially here, and we’re more than ready to pack the perfect picnic and spend some lazy afternoons sipping on one of the best beverages for warm weather. While a good bottle of rosé can cost you, we did the hard work and found ten …

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The 12 Best Wines to Drink On a Boat

Sommelier Steven Grubbs of Empire State South in Atlanta has a 1982 Catalina 25 that he sails on Georgia's Lake Lanier less often than he'd like to. …

The Crow Girl by Erik Axl Sund review – the Swedish crime thriller tipped to make a killing

It follows in the footsteps of Stieg Larsson and Henning Mankell, but Sund’s dark detective investigation struggles to find its own voice<p>For English-language readers, the best-known achievements of modern Swedish crime fiction are Stieg Larsson’s Millennium series; the Inspector Wallander books of …