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9 Apps to Try if You Want to Learn Something New Every Day

Sure, smartphones and smartphone apps can waste our time and bring out the worst in people, but they can most definitely also be a force for good: …

Apps

Early Entrants Into The Field Of Teaching Blockchain

The blockchain technology market could top $2 billion in three years as companies, NGOs and governments understand the potential to create customer trust, cut down on counterfeit goods, reduce transaction costs, and reach emerging markets.<p>While there are a growing number of ways blockchain is being …

Blockchain

Ecommerce Business Blueprint: How to Build, Launch, and Grow a Profitable Online Store

Starting an ecommerce business is hard work and demands many steps and decisions that need to come together at the right time.To help, we’ve put …

eCommerce

Olive oil may give a better boost than Viagra, scientists suggest

Olive oil could be better than Viagra at helping men perform in the bedroom, scientists suggest.<p>A study of more than 600 men found that those who consumed plenty of it had far fewer problems with their sexual performance.<p>Researchers said a diet rich in olive oil keeps blood vessels healthy - …

Blood Vessels

11 places for thrifty bookworms to download free e-books

Looking for the next great book to sink your teeth into? Look no further.<p>As the year rolls on, you may find yourself wanting to set aside time to …

Books

There's No Such Thing as Safe Alcohol Consumption, Huge New Study Finds

You don’t have to go far to find people, including doctors and researchers, who will argue that a little bit of alcohol can actually help you live a …

Alcohol

Want a Billion-Dollar Brand? Invest in Quality Photography.

Kylie Jenner has taught us that a picture is worth more than a thousand words. It can also help you build a billion-dollar company.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What can the youngest self-made soon-to-be-billionaire, Kylie Jenner, teach aspiring entrepreneurs about …

Social Media

How to Tell if You Should See a Psychiatrist Versus a Psychologist

As a general rule, television shows and movies completely screw this up.<p>Ask the average person the difference between a psychiatrist and a psychologist, and you’ll likely hear a mixture of impressive-sounding blather—most of it culled from medical dramas on TV, and most of it wrong. If you’re …

Depression

Throat and Anal Cancers Caused by HPV Are on the Rise—Here's How to Stay Safe

The human papillomavirus (HPV) isn't just the most common sexually transmitted infection—it's also a common cause of preventable cancers. In fact, …

Cancer

Looking to Build Your Network? Please Avoid This 1 Mistake

People bond over common interests and experiences, not hors d'oeuvres.<p>I was recently on a conference call with Jay Abraham, who is one of the world's most successful entrepreneurs and business consultants. In 2000, <i>Forbes</i> listed Abraham as one of the top five executive coaches in the U.S., and he is …

Entrepreneurship

Scientists Reverse Wrinkles, Restore Hair Growth In Mice. Implications Are 'Huge' For Aging Research

Though tales of its existence have been recounted around the globe for thousands of years, and legend has it that even Juan Ponce de Leon never found it, researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) might have discovered the fountain of youth. And although it probably wouldn’t be in …

Education

30 Anti-Aging Secrets That Could Add Years to Your Life

While the exact location of the fountain of youth still eludes us, these expert-approved anti-aging secrets can lengthen your life span.<p>Sugar is …

Anti-aging

Revolutionary blood test detects 95% of cancers at any stage of aggressiveness: Scientists hope new diagnosis method will allow for bespoke treatments

A revolutionary blood test detects 95 per cent of cancers, new research suggests.<p>Scientists discovered a protein produced by deadly malaria parasites …

Cancer

We Need to Pay More Attention to a Deadly Disease Spread by Kissing Bugs, Heart Doctors Warn

A disease that often causes no symptoms, but which can suddenly become fatal years after a person was infected, is receiving a big spotlight from the …

Public Health

You Love Coconut Oil? This Harvard Professor Says It's 'Pure Poison' | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>It was as if something had fallen from a tree and struck me on the cranium.<p>There I was drinking my Grande Almond Milk Latte this morning, when I saw the devastating words.<p>Apparently, coconut oil …

Coconut

Moderate 'bad cholesterol' levels tied to early death for healthy people

(Reuters Health) - Healthy adults who don't keep their LDL-C, or "bad cholesterol," in check are more likely to die prematurely from cardiovascular disease than peers with lower cholesterol levels, a U.S. study suggests.<p>Researchers examined data on 36,375 adults with no history of heart disease or …

Holistic Medicine

8 Easy Ways To Earn Passive Income, According To Money Experts

Wouldn't it be nice to earn income without worrying about it? I'm not talking about doing your regular 9-to-5 job, but through passive income. …

Personal Finance

I'm a financial planner — here are the best pieces of advice I can give you about what to do with your cash

• <b>Cash in the bank is a good thing – up to a certain point.</b>• <b><br>Banks insure only up to $US250,000 in an account, so if you have more than that, your money</b> …

Hedonism holds the secret to a happier life, but not for the reasons you think

As a former Type A person, I firmly believe that most Type A types are failing at life. They’ve opted for an utterly miserable existence, working in unrewarding jobs that make them unhappy and stressed and take them away from their loved ones. A Type A life is largely without leisurely novels, …

Cambridge University

Top 7 Foods That Scrub Our Arteries Clean

The No. 1 killer on the planet is heart disease, which accounts for one in four deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and …

The Best 20-Minute Bodyweight Workout for Weight Loss

Most quick cardio regimens for weight loss involve high-intensity interval training (HIIT) that leaves you gasping for air. And while they’re …

10 Ways To Get Rid Of Inflammation In Your Gut, According To Experts

Inflammation can affect your body in ways you may not realize, but overall, the discomfort you get from stomach issues can be the worst. Luckily, …

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do That Nobody Else Does

Most people run away from their fears, but not the mentally strong.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve no doubt heard a million times that you should exercise. But how many people have suggested that you become more mentally fit?<p>I’m not just talking about doing a …

Self-help

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …

Molecular 'switch' controls how much muscle we build

To the frustration of many gym-goers, some people can build and maintain muscles with little to no effort, while others have to work twice as hard …

5 Signs of a Pinched Nerve You Shouldn’t Ignore

Whenever you hear the word “pinch,” you know it’s not going to be good. When you were a kid, getting a pinch sucked, and giving one was basically …

You can teach yourself to read an entire book in a single day

There’s no better superfood for your brain than a book.<p>Reading is the best way to rapidly gain a deep, and broad understanding of a topic or discipline.<p>You can read an entire book every day, but it will cost you. It’s a massive goal and can be unreasonable, but it works for me.<p>I am selective about …

Scientists Say This Strategy Can Help You Learn Anything Fast

Study smarter, not harder!<p>In his book <i>Fluent Forever</i>, opera singer Gabriel Wyner suggests that one of the best ways to learn a new language is to …

8 Possible Reasons You Have Joint Pain

Joint pain can be a mild annoyance that crops up just once, or it can be a clue that you may have something a little more serious going on. Here are …

6 Old School Marketing Tactics That Still Work on Social Media

It seems like everywhere we look there’s some new social media or marketing tactics being touted as <i>the next big thing.</i><p>As marketers and businesses, …

Marketing