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Bill Gates is surprisingly strict about his kids' tech use — and it should be a red flag for the rest of us

• <b>Bill Gates has set strict rules in his home regarding the use of cell phones and other technology.</b>• <b><br>The policy speaks to the growing consensus in Silicon Valley that consumer tech is too addictive, and potentially harmful to young brains.</b><p>For all his success in designing world-changing technology, …

Bill Gates

15 Warm-weather Getaways to Escape the Next Winter Blizzard

Trade frozen temperatures for frosty cocktails.<p>In December, snowy forecasts conjure images of twinkling lights in shop windows, ice skating children …

What is Todd's paralysis?

Todd's paralysis is experienced by some people with epilepsy. It happens after a seizure when it becomes impossible to move all or part of the …

Epilepsy

Unexplained allergy attack? It might be the meat.

Health news<p>People who have serious but mysterious allergy attacks might be suffering from a meat allergy caused by a tick bite, government researchers said Tuesday.<p>They’ve been running a study on unexplained attacks of anaphylaxis — the life-threatening response to a true allergy. Close to 10 …

A doctor who won't use a computer loses her license to practice medicine

<b>(CNN) —</b> Anna Konopka, a doctor in New London, New Hampshire, refuses to practice what she calls "electronic medicine." She doesn't know how to use a computer, and she handwrites her patient records and keeps them in file cabinets.<p>Why? "Because electronic medicine is for the system, not for the …

New Hampshire

14 photographs that prove everything you've seen on Instagram is a lie

Instagram permeates all walks of modern life, and many of you may be familiar with the fine art of employing just the right photographic filter to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary (and then pass it off as the ordinary).<p>For those previously unaware, the slightly cycnical skill is the modus …

Where to Find the World's Most Beautiful Pink Sand Beaches

Forget sugar-white or golden stretches of sand. Travelers seeking rare, unusual destinations can't get enough of pink sand beaches.<p>Often formed by …

Beaches

Samsung hid a savage easter egg in its latest anti-Apple ad

Blink and you might just miss this easter egg, but it's a gem.<p>Samsung's latest ad follows an avid iPhone user who eventually decides to switch sides …

35 beautiful cities you must see in your lifetime

Poliovirus kills off cancer cells, stops tumor regrowth

Researchers from Duke University in Durham, NC, may have discovered a new way of killing off cancer cells.<p>The team was jointly led by Dr. Matthias …

Review: how to save hugely on flights so that you can splurge your holiday £s on the more exciting things!

I was recently made aware of a great website and cheap flight deal finding service for flights departing the UK and Ireland – it’s called Jack’s …

Air Travel

Travelers tend to avoid long layovers — here’s why (and how) to embrace them

Long layovers are the bane of most travelers’ existence. There’s nothing worse than trying to pass time in an airport when you just want to get to …

Vegan in Cardiff: 15 of the best places to eat in the Welsh capital

<b>Wales may be known for its meaty stews and dairy-filled treats but if you know where to look in the capital of Cardiff, you will uncover many a vegan</b> …

You Asked: Should I Use an Air Purifier?

Air pollution causes about 200,000 early deaths a year in the U.S., according to research from MIT. It’s also been linked to negative effects for the …

The Scary Deal of Wearing Hijab Through Airport Security

Right. I have not written about the recent issues that occur when wearing a hijab and travelling as a Muslim woman. But trust me when I say I receive …

Hijab

An Acne Vaccine Is Coming To Save Your Face

Here’s a fun fact: According to the latest statistics, 50 million Americans a year are diagnosed with dreaded, terrible, no-good acne. And if high school is anything like it was a few years ago, these people are <i>suffering</i>. Suffering even more? The adults who bought into the lie that acne would …