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3 cravings that are a sign of a health problem

We've all been there: That moment when you just need to have a burger (or a milkshake, or a bag of potato chips) and nothing else on earth will do.<p>But why exactly do we have food cravings? And what do they mean?<p>First, let's clear up a big myth. It's a popular belief that cravings are the result of …

27 Times Tumblr Was The Realest About Anxiety

Me: Don't worry. Anxiety: You gotta.<p><i>To learn more about anxiety, check out the resources at BeyondBlue Australia on 1300 22 4636, Kids Helpline on 1800 551 800 or ReachOut. Always consult with your doctor about your personal health and wellness. BuzzFeed posts are for informational purposes only,</i> …

48 Things Women Hear In A Lifetime (That Men Just Don't)

Watch 80 years of subtle sexism in under two minutes.<p>Don't be a slut, but definitely don't be too prude. Don't be so emotional, but don't be a cold-hearted bitch. Prioritize your family over your career, but are you <i>sure</i> you want to be a stay-at-home mom?<p>Throughout our lives, women hear insidious, …

Cold Hearted

11 Psychological Tricks to Manipulate People, Ranked in Order of Pure Evilness | Inc.com

Final Blow to the Paleo

I have watched as the "Paleo" movement gained popularity, inspiring people to eat an enormous and ridiculous amount of meat. The premise behind this misguided trend is simplistic at best. They claim health problems exploded as a result of people eating crop foods that became popular as agriculture …

Nutrition

Micro-Rejections Impact Children's Self Esteem

<i>I am a 17-year-old boy. My parents are always criticizing me and telling me what I'm doing wrong in life. I don't get as good grades as my brother, but things come easier to him. I can't talk about any of this with my parents. They just tell me I have a bad attitude. I don't remember when I felt</i> …

5 reasons why anxiety is so difficult to cope with (and what you can do about it)

<b>(hikrcn/Shutterstock)</b><p>If we aren’t careful, we can makes things worse. Here are some effective ways to keep your emotions under control<p>Melanie Greenberg<p>December 1, 2015 9:00am (UTC)<p>Have you ever had a friend or family member tell you to “just get over it” when you felt sad or worried? If getting rid …

This TV Host's Obsession With "Clean Eating" Caused Hair Loss, Crumbling Teeth

"I didn't consume food — it consumed me."<p>When a virus left British TV presenter Carrie Armstrong, 35, temporarily wheelchair-bound eight years ago, she turned to popular natural remedies and "clean eating" to get her strength back, but it ultimately left her worse off. Instead of growing stronger, …

Roald Dahl's greatest philosophical quotes ever

Not only did legendary writer Roald Dahl create unforgettable characters, he also put words of wisdom into their mouths! Discover our favourites here and tell us your favourites on Twitter @GdnChildrensBks or by email childrens.books@theguardian.com<p>Everything we ever needed to know about how to …

Books

This is why they hate us: The real American history neither Ted Cruz nor the New York Times will tell you | Salon.com

Iran was once a secular democracy. You would not know this from contemporary discussions of the much demonized country in U.S. politics and media.<p>What happened to Iran's democracy? The U.S. overthrew it in 1953, with the help of the U.K. Why? For oil.<p>Mohammad Mosaddegh may be the most popular …

Political Science

NASA sends its Valkyrie humanoid robots to college

NASA wants to send its 6-foot-tall, 290-pound humanoid robot R5 (which also goes by the more intimidating name "Valkyrie") to Mars and other extraterrestrial locations. The agency originally designed the R5 for search-and-rescue missions, though, so to prepare the machine for a future of …

Obama's drone war a 'recruitment tool' for Isis, say US air force whistleblowers

Four former service members – including three sensor operators – issue plea to rethink current airstrike strategy that has ‘fueled feelings of hatred’ toward US<p>Four former US air force service members, with more than 20 years of experience between them operating military drones, have written an …

Whistleblowers

France invokes EU's article 42.7, but what does it mean?

The mutual defence clause is in play for the first time, but there are limits to what member states must do to help<p>France has taken the European Union into uncharted territory by obliging the other 27 member states to come to its defence following the terrorist atrocities in Paris.<p>Invoking article …

10 Ways to Show Love to Someone With Depression

<b>Do You Love Someone With Depression?</b><p>If you have a partner or are close to someone who struggles with depression, you may not always know how to show them you love them. One day they may seem fine, and the next they are sad, distant and may push you away. It is important that you know that as a …

Depression

Better Homes & Gardens Home

Subway Tile with Dark Grout<p>Subway tile backsplashes are classic and beautiful and also affordable. Spice up your space by using dark or colored grout …

Storage Ideas

12 Ways to Stop Undermining Your Self Esteem

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It is easy to lose track of your worth after you have spent significant time in an unhealthy work environment. If you were given too little, you may view yourself as lacking and believe you are inadequate. If you were starved for the …

Happiness

What happens when an Italian tries to go paleo for a month

• <b>No added sugars, or sweeteners</b>. This means no refined or brown sugar, no syrups, no honey, no agave, just no. Artificial sweeteners are also not allowed. • <b><br>No grains</b>. No refined grains, whole grains, pseudo grains. What about rice? No rice. Brown rice? No. Quinoa? No quinoa. Kamut, triticale, rye? …

Nutrition

Why China's 'fat' women refuse to sweat it out in the gym

Fifteen years ago, I was playing on a bouncy castle at a park fair in Shanghai, when a member of staff heckled at me to get off, lest I should make the entire thing collapse.<p>I was a teenager and weighed 9.5 stone.<p>While I’ve slimmed down since those awkward years through a combination of healthy …

4 breakfast mistakes that might be making you gain weight

Breakfast kick starts your metabolism for the day, so you don’t want to mess that up. Here are the top four breakfast mistakes I see, plus how to fix each one.<p><b>The mistake: you skip it to save calories</b><p>Forgoing breakfast may seem like a calorie-saver, but it can actually be a fat trap. Researchers at …

9 Sneaky Causes Of Depression

From the weather to your lifestyle habits.<p>For some people, sub-zero temperatures aren’t the only difficult side effect of winter. Approximately 10 million Americans also experience seasonal affective disorder, a depression-related mental health condition that waxes and wanes depending on the time …

Depression

Sugar Is Definitely Toxic, a New Study Says

Fat was the food villain these past few decades but sugar is quickly muscling in to take its place. As rates of sugar-related disorders such as …

Jamie Oliver's Italian restaurant chain under fire over tipping policy

Waiting staff say changes to tipping policy at Jamie’s Italian have left them out of pocket, a claim the chain rejects<p>Waiting staff at the Italian restaurant chain set up by Jamie Oliver are in dispute with the company after complaining that changes in the company’s tipping policy are exploitative …

Why We Should Land on Mars' Moon Before We Land on Mars

Rather than an expensive Apollo 8-style flyby or an audacious out-the-gates landing, NASA is mulling landing on the rocky, tiny moon first.<p>NASA wants to land a human crew on Mars in the 2030s. But to succeed with such an ambitious, expensive, long-timescale project, the agency needs a roadmap that …

The inventor of the cellphone thinks Apple's new iPhone 6S is 'boring'

Martin Cooper, who previously worked at Motorola and demonstrated his invention back in 1973 by placing the first ever cellphone call from a Manhattan sidewalk, said he thinks the iPhone 6S is "boring" when speaking to GeekWire.<p>It's not that Cooper doesn't think the new iPhone is an improvement; …

Mobile Technology

Why aren’t cats loyal? You asked Google – here’s the answer | John Bradshaw

Every day, millions of internet users ask Google life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries

Pets

Use This Infographic To Decode Your Cat's Body Language

This purr-fectly amazing illustrated infographic will help you understand what your lovely cat is trying to tell you by reading their body language.

Why NASA Didn't Just Send Over A Rover To Look For Water On Mars

Mars is basically a pretty arid place, so it's pretty astonishing that the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter was able to spot signs of liquid water on the planet's surface.<p>But even more astonishing in a way is that one of the places where signs of water was spotted is a mere 50 kilometers from where …

My Experience With the Voldemort of Women's Health Issues

The day I found out I was pregnant was the happiest day of my life. I had wanted to be a mom for a long time, and at 36 it was finally happening. When my fiancé, Patrick, and I first saw and heard our little peanut's heartbeat, a wave of love washed over me that I had not known was possible. …

Some of the ancient (sometimes bizarre) ways humans once wore makeup

Men and women have been wearing makeup since, basically, the beginning of time. Using different ways to ornament the body is an age-old way to …

Matt Damon has backed himself into a corner with hypocritical gay comments

In his interview with the Observer on Sunday, Matt Damon said he’s too dull to be a movie star. This week has proven that’s not the case.<p>The actor, who Elizabeth Day dubbed “Hollywood’s ultimate everyman”, has sparked another controversy following remarks in the interview that actors should steer …