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For the next 2 days, these $200 earbuds are $36.99

Pretty short and sweet with this hot offer. For the next 48 hours, Trelab is offering their X11 wireless earbuds for $36.99. These no-nonsense, high end tune jockeys normally go for $200, so the savings here are a no-brainer.<p>SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT<p>The Trelab X11 is a pretty straightforward offering. …

Tip: Pop Your Sacrum to Squat Better

Your glutes won't fire properly if your sacrum is out of alignment. Try this and save a trip to the chiropractor.<p>When Half of Your Butt Won't Work<p>If …

Yoga

Navigating The 'Aisle Of Confusion' To Whiten Your Teeth

Walk down the aisle of your local pharmacy or grocery store and you'll be bombarded by a dizzying array of bleaching products, from gels and strips to paint-on bleach.<p>Cosmetic tooth bleaching is a $3.2 billion global industry, according to market analysts, and it's getting bigger fast. It's easy to …

Dentistry

How To Get People To Like You: 7 Ways From An FBI Behavior Expert

<b>Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it</b> …

Birth trauma: Women urged to 'raise your voices'

<b>"I had an awful birth experience. But I didn't die. My baby didn't die... So why does that tale even need to be told?"</b><p>A blog about the trauma of childbirth is being widely shared on social media - and it is prompting others to share their experiences.<p>The Every Mum Should Know post has been viewed …

Mental Health

What Are 5 Books That Can Change Your Life?

Little, Brown<p>Bloomsbury Publishing<p>Alfred A. Knopf<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Harper & Brothers<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Jonathan Cape<p>Viking Press, Dell …

Books

The death of reading is threatening the soul

I am going through a personal crisis. I used to love reading. I am writing this blog in my office, surrounded by 27 tall bookcases laden with 5,000 books. Over the years I have read them, marked them up, and recorded the annotations in a computer database for potential references in my writing. To …

Bill Gates

This Is How To Recover From Tragedy: 4 Secrets From Research

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I just wanted to let you know my first book is now a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it out,</b> …

University of Pennsylvania

Our Minds Have Been Hijacked by Our Phones. Tristan Harris Wants to Rescue Them

Sometimes our smart phones are our friends, sometimes they seem like our lovers, and sometimes they’re our dope dealers. And no one, in the past 12 …

The Thyroid Diet: How to Eat for a Faster Metabolism and More Energy

What does your thyroid do? In short, everything. Every cell and gland in your body depends on thyroid hormones to regulate its metabolism. “The …

Wellness

The fountain of youth might reside deep in our brains

According to some new research, the key to living longer may reside deep in our brains. In a major breakthrough for our understanding of how the …

Body language is more important than you think — and it can even outweigh your IQ

When it comes to success, it's easy to think that people blessed with brains are inevitably going to leave the rest of us in the dust, but social psychologist Amy Cuddy knows first-hand how attitude can outweigh IQ.<p>Cuddy suffered a car accident at the age of 19 which resulted in brain damage that …

Emotional Intelligence

How to get people to like you, according to psychologists

There are so many things to consider — from where to meet new people in the first place to how you spend time together. And what happens if you really like them but aren't sure whether they're keen on you?<p>Several recent psychological studies suggest there are a few simple ways to make yourself more …

Psychology

This Old-School Method Is the Only Way to Get Rid of Your Unwanted Hair Forever

We live in an age of quick fixes. Need an at-home blowout? There's an app for that. Want glowing skin? Get an express facial. Desire thinner thighs? …

What Medicine Is Learning from Animals That Resist Cancer - Facts So Romantic

<i>Beating cancer might come from animals that evolved defenses against it.</i>Photograph by Patrick Bouquet / FlickrIn recent years, naked mole rats, …

Whales

Did that New York magazine climate story freak you out? Good.

It’s okay to talk about how scary climate change is. Really.<p>David Wallace-Wells has a cover story on climate change in New York magazine that has kicked up quite a discussion.<p>It’s about worst-case scenarios, i.e., what is likely to happen if we do nothing to change our current greenhouse-gas …

First gene therapy — ‘a true living drug’ — on the cusp of FDA approval

PHILADELPHIA — When doctors saw the report on Bill Ludwig’s bone-marrow biopsy, they thought it was a mistake and ordered the test repeated. But the results came back the same: His lethal leukemia had been wiped out by an experimental treatment never before used in humans.<p>“We were hoping for a …

Immunotherapy

This Is Your Brain on Porn

Casual porn watching changes the brain a lot more than you'd think.<p>Porn watching, as a hobby, has risen to record popularity. But scientists are …

Dave Made a Maze Aims To Pull People Into a Crazy Cool Papercraft Adventure

The trailer for indie fantasy comedy <i>Dave Made a Maze</i> invokes the old Doctor Who TARDIS joke about being bigger on the inside. But the real appeal is …

There's No Upper Limit to Human Lifespan, Argue Scientists

Good news for Peter Thiel, I guess?<p>The quest for immortality is an oft repeated story throughout history, but it’s only in the past century that the …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Empanada Dough Recipe

Every empanada recipe starts with the dough. Here is a simple empanada dough made with flour, salt, water, egg, vinegar and shortening.

6 Meal Prep Products to Help You Eat Successfully Through the Week

Weekly meal prepping does not have to be a daunting task. Victory starts in the kitchen each week with a few tools that can help ease the load.<p>Sunday …

Is Trump launching a new New World Order?

<b>(AP/Evan Vucci)</b><p>Call it the Petro-Powers vs. the Greens<p>Michael T. Klare<p>June 18, 2017 12:29pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>That Donald Trump is a grand disruptor when it comes to international affairs is now a commonplace observation in the establishment media. By snubbing NATO …

Geopolitics

20 Leadership Quotes From the World's Most Influential Leaders

From Steve Jobs to Thomas Jefferson, these quotes will inspire you to become a better leader.<p>Albert Einstein once said, "The leader is one who, out of the clutter, brings simplicity… out of discord, harmony… and out of difficulty, opportunity."<p>Being a leader is no easy task -- it takes hard work, …

Thomas Jefferson

This 1 Skill Is the Fastest Way to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence (and Achieve All Your Personal and Professional Goals)

Stop talking about EQ and start boosting your self-awareness.<p>The only way that you change the world is by impacting other people. Although popular culture praises individuality--being self-sufficient and self-made through hard work--the truth is that no one becomes successful without influencing …

Self-improvement

Combining vitamin C with antibiotics destroys cancer stem cells

A combination of vitamin C and antibiotics could be key to killing cancer stem cells, a new study finds, paving the way for a strategy that could …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The 18 Essential Quebec City Restaurants

Montreal might have more of a reputation as Quebec’s culinary hub (it’s helped along by a much larger population), but the province’s capital is not to be overlooked. The chefs, brewers, and patissiers behind the places on this guide have helped build up a vibrant dining scene that has roots in …