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Fasting-induced anti-aging molecule keeps blood vessels young

New research has found that fasting triggers a molecule that can delay the aging of our arteries. The findings could help prevent age-related chronic …

Non-infectious Diseases

Stephen Fry Voices a New Dystopian Short Film About Artificial Intelligence & Simulation Theory: Watch Escape

Every era's anxieties produce a different set of dystopian visions. Ours have to do with, among other things, our inability to fully control the …

Artificial Intelligence

Influencer Who Candidly Documented Her Battle With Cystic Fibrosis on Instagram Dies at Age 21

Claire Wineland died Sunday night, just a week after receiving a lung transplant.<p>One week after receiving her newly transplanted lungs, Claire …

Medicine

Keep Your Gut Healthy and Your Skin May Follow

Three years ago, Danielle Fleming, a real estate agent in Hoboken, N.J., started suffering persistent acne around her jawline. She had “ugly, weird pimples,” she said. After switching detergents, hair spray and anything else she could think of, she went to a dermatologist to ask about a …

Microbiome

Researchers Call Lorcaserin The ‘Holy Grail’ Of Weight-Loss Drugs, Could Cure Obesity Epidemic

Excited scientists say the drug could help attack the global obesity epidemic.<p>Lorcaserin is no fad weight-loss drug, researchers say.<p>A new study …

Weight Loss

Here's the Science That Explains Why Drinking Diet Soda Makes You Gain Weight

And then there's what it does to your brain....<p>It seems to contradict the laws of physics. Regular sodas are full of calories, 140 per can and up. Diet sodas have zero calories. So it seems logical that replacing one with the other should help you lose weight, or at least stay the same weight. But …

Diet Soda

Bacteria can be used to turn type A blood into universal type O

Blood shortages may soon be a thing of the past. Newly discovered bacterial enzymes in the human gut have been used to turn type A blood into the …

Combat the pain of sitting at a desk all. day. long. with simple hip-opening stretches

How many of you have been here before? You manage to squeeze in that 6 a.m. pre-work fitness class (major props BTW) and you’re feeling great and …

14 Agility Drills For People Over 40

Feel like an athlete again with moves that build speed, reaction time, and conditioning.<p>Basketball isn’t just a “young man’s game.” Neither is ice hockey, tennis, touch football, or martial arts. In fact, there’s no sport or leisure activity you should have to give up completely just because you’re …

He's About To Break $2 Million In An Ultra-Lean Business He Started At Age 62

Many people start winding down their careers after age 60–or thinking about it. But Johan Hattingh, now 69, opted to reinvent himself as an entrepreneur. With his son, Eugene, 45, Hattingh grew Ain’t It Nice, the fast-growing, profitable online garden ornaments store he launched in 2011, to just …

Profit

These Free Online Courses From Google Will Boost Your Career No Matter What Business You're In

Google has a lot it wants to teach us. The search giant offers a massive number of online courses, many of them targeted to students or recent graduates through Grow with Google. Others will teach you programming languages or how to work with a specific technologies, or how to become an IT support …

Online Life

Forget the Blood of Teens. This Pill Promises to Extend Life for a Nickel a Pop

Nir Barzilai has a plan. It’s a really big plan that might one day change medicine and health care as we know it. Its promise: extending our years of …

New study links Alzheimer's disease with liver function and diet

Scientists have presented new research pointing to the liver as a potential culprit in the onset of Alzheimer's disease. Presented at the Alzheimer's …

The Baking Soda Cure

The three trillion-dollar income stream produced by the medical industrial complex is about to come demolished by a home remedy – baking soda. Buy …

3 Foods You Probably Eat That Are Dangerous For Your Brain According To Science

Seven years ago, Max Lugavere was sitting at the dinner table when he asked his mother to pass the salt. The simple request should have take a fraction of a second, but it took his mother three or four. Those were the first signs that something was wrong. Within a few months, he and his brother …

The Brain

Hot dogs and other cured meats may cause mania, new study finds

Hotdogs and other cured meat such as salami and beef jerky may be causing manic episodes, according to a new study.<p>Scientists say they suspect the chemical preservative nitrate is causing the disorders.<p>They found people hospitalised for an episode had more than three times the odds of having ever …

Kelly Clarkson's Diet That She Says Changed Her Life: Everything You Need to Know! (Exclusive)

Kelly Clarkson's recent slim down is no secret!<p>The <i>American Idol</i> alum hasn't been shy about showing off her weight loss since she started shedding the …

Why a Roth 401(k) Is (Almost) Always Better Than a Traditional 401(k) [Updated]

Everyone’s hot on Roth IRAs, but there’s one drawback: There are income limits starting at $189,000 for a couple and $120,000 for an individual, …

The Most Used Vegetable Oil Could Be Worse for Your Health Than Sugar, Study Suggests

We're used to being told that if we want to be healthy, we need to stay away from sugar. But new research suggests that another ingredient used in …

Dying Organs Restored to Life in Novel Experiments

When Georgia Bowen was born by emergency cesarean on May 18, she took a breath, threw her arms in the air, cried twice, and went into cardiac arrest.<p>The baby had had a heart attack, most likely while she was still in the womb. Her heart was profoundly damaged; a large portion of the muscle was …

General Hospital

How gut bacteria may help to spot and address liver disease

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease will often have no symptoms in its early stages, so it may remain undetected until it becomes much more difficult to …

The Magical Mineral That Can Improve Your Sleep and Energy

It’s also great for reducing fatigue and muscle recovery, too.<p>One of the most important mineral for our daily well-being, also happens to be one …

How to live longer: One tablespoon of olive oil a day is all you need to slash stroke and cancer risk, reveal experts

Eating one tablespoon of olive oil a day could help you live longer, according to experts.<p>Olive oil, a key component of the health-giving …

Here’s a Cool Trick That Lets You Take Amazing Night Photos Without a Tripod (VIDEO)

If you’ve ever tried to take to take a photo at night without a tripod you know the results can be very blurry or very noisy or, in most cases, both. …

Common vaccine can reverse advanced cases of diabetes, study says

A breakthrough was announced Thursday for people living with Type 1 diabetes.

Exciting insight into role gut bacteria play in obesity-related depression and anxiety

A compelling new study from researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center has shed more light on the mysterious connection between our diet, gut bacteria and …

An advanced earner’s guide to Backdoor Roth IRAs

A Backdoor Roth is a way for a high earner to contribute more to retirement by converting a traditional IRA into a Roth IRA.This is a powerful …

Roth IRA

Eat More Lentils To Help Stop Diabetes By Bringing Glucose Levels Down By 35 Percent, New Study Finds

Canadian scientists have found that eating more lentils can have surprising and important health benefits by helping the body keep blood sugar levels …

Chinese defend Einstein's portrait of their people as 'filthy' and 'obtuse'

Scientist’s travel diaries from 1920s revealed racist attitudes including describing people who were ‘spiritless’<p>Chinese internet users have defended Albert Einstein’s recently published travel diaries in which the physicist calls the Chinese “industrious, filthy people.”<p>Portions of the diaries …

Scientists discover a new type of depression, paving the way for new treatments

Rising depression rates are at the forefront of mental-health-related discussions right now, particularly in light of Kate Spade and Anthony …