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'No evidence' having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease, claim 17 physicians as they call on doctors to 'abandon' statins

No evidence exists to prove that having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease, leading physicians have claimed.<p>Researchers have warned …

Research

Todd Snyder releases the Timex Marlin in a mesh bracelet option for fall

A classic beauty in 34mm.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Todd Snyder is bringing the Timex Marlin back to his watch collection and is reintroducing the …

Watches

If You Hate Small Talk, Use These 20 Questions As A Conversation Starter Instead

We are wired to be deep connectors; however, societal norms have taken us a few steps away from our true nature. It's much more socially acceptable to have small talk and direct our conversations to safe topics such as the weather and other people.<p>As society continues to evolve and younger …

Money

Stop Trying So Hard to Be Happy

Everything we do in life is, at the end of the day, in pursuit of happiness. But trying too hard to be happy could actually keep you from …

Happiness

When an Architect Starts Designing Cakes

The delicious works of Dinara Kasko, architect turned pastry chef<p>Dinara Kasko is a former architect who became interested in <i>patisserie</i>. Putting her …

3D Printing

This is how the world ends: will we soon see category 6 hurricanes?

<b>There is no such thing as a</b> <b>category 6 hurricane or tropical storm – yet.</b> The highest level – the top of the scale for the most powerful, most devastating hurricane or tropical storm capable of destroying entire cities like New Orleans or New York – is a category 5 storm.<p>Meteorologists and …

Tropical Cyclones

7 Iconic Watch Bracelets Every Fan Should Know

While watch collectors are truly spoiled for choice these days as far as strap and bracelet options are concerned, there are certain classic options …

Watches

Panerai Brings The Deep Blue Sea To Its New Radiomir 1940 3 Days Watches

A thousand shades of the blue sea sounds like 999 shades too many, but this is the latest from Panerai's Radiomir 1940 3 Days collection.The standout …

Deep Blue

Why minimalism is not asceticism | Minimalism | Pinterest | Minimalism, Denial and Simple living

Why entrepreneurs need minimalism too

(EDITORIAL) You don’t have to ditch your couch and all but one cushion to be a minimalist. Try applying minimalist thinking to your job if you’re …

Entrepreneurship

These are the best movies of the 2000s

As the film world prepares to leave the childish things of summer behind and welcome the more serious, artistically ambitious movies of festival and awards season, it’s an opportune moment to consider the Canon: that list of revered films that helped form cinematic language, broke it open, captured …

Mary J. Blige

This Guy Poses with Toy Superheroes Using Forced Perspective

Wire Hon is a Malaysian toy collector and photographer who has been shooting creative photos of himself and his family with Marvel superheroes by …

Marvel Super Heroes

16 Exercises That Will Keep You Fit After 40

Fight aging with these moves that work on mobility and balance.<p>Getting older doesn’t mean you have to work out less.<p>In fact, you should probably add <i>more</i> exercises to your repertoire as you age to help you stay spry and prevent injury. David Jack, creator of the Men's Health Muscle After 40 (MA40) …

Workouts

The 7 Foods a Cardiologist Wants You to Start Eating

Listen up: Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death in the U.S. The numbers make this reality even more frightening. Studies done by …

Nutrition

8 Remarkable Travel Destinations Where Your Dollar Goes Far

It’s a touchy subject, discussing how affordable a country is relative to one’s own. Usually, the implications are that the “less expensive” …

Travel

Sleep deprivation can kill you — here's what sleeping less than 7 hours per night does to your body and brain

About a third of US adults don't get enough sleep.<p>And sleep deprivation has serious consequences for your brain and body.<p>Many people think they can get by on less than seven to nine hours a night — the amount of sleep doctors recommend for most adults — or say they need to sleep less because of …

Sleep Deprivation

19 Instant Pot Recipes For Beginner Chefs

Whether you just got your Instant Pot or it's been collecting dust on your counter and you're finally getting around to using it is no matter. The important thing is that the time has come and you're ready to dive into the wonder that is this pressure cooker. If you're ready to get going with this …

Cooking

Recipe: Stuffed Eggplant Parm — Recipes from The Kitchn

Calling all eggplant Parm-lovers! This is vegetarian comfort food at its finest. It's everything you love about classic eggplant Parmesan, stuffed …

Italian Food

Cholesterol Meds Cause Heart Attack, Rapid Aging, and Brain Damage. Use These 2 Foods Instead

Statin is among the main cholesterol meds, and as many as 1 in 4 Americans older than 45 take it as a way to lower cholesterol.<p>Therefore, it is a 29 …

21 Documentaries To Watch If You're Bored Right Now

Docu-ME-TIME-aries, amirite?

19 Pieces Of Street Art That Will Take You Literally Out Of This World

Some of these will make you question everything.

Hacks For Overthinking Aren't As Complex As You'd Think, So Here's What Experts Suggest

Overthinking is the type of thing you don't realize you're doing until it's already succeeded in making you feel horrible. Whether it's some …

Self-help

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job, and they're still spot-on 20 years later

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three particular boxes in the minds of the hiring managers and executives vetting you.<p>At least, that's the process CEO Jeff Bezos recommended to his team 20 …

Jeff Bezos

25 Kitchen Gadgets You’ll Never Understand How You Lived Without

What is the secret of the perfect kitchen? Beautiful design, advanced equipment, multifunctionality? We think that each detail is important. …

3 Presentation Tips From the Guy Who Received the Longest Standing Ovation of Any TED Talk

Storytelling is the single best tool we have to transfer our ideas to another person. Stories inform, illuminate, and inspire. Best of all, we know how to do it. Storytelling isn't something we do; storytellers are who we are.<p>Nothing will bring your next presentation alive better than a …

Public Speaking

Dashcams can supply video evidence in an accident: What you should look for

They can supply crucial video evidence if you're involved in a fender bender or serious collision. And capture clues you can take to the authorities if someone tries to mess with or steal your vehicle.<p>Once reserved for police vehicles, dashboard cameras – “dashcams” for short – are being installed …

Dashcam

Watch Tom Cruise Force James Corden to Skydive on ‘Late Late Show’

Tom Cruise convinced James Corden to take part in a <i>Mission: Impossible</i>-worthy stunt – skydiving at 15,000 feet – on Thursday’s <i>Late Late Show</i>.<p>“I’ve …

Why has the Syrian civil war lasted so long?

By Théodore McLauchlin<p>The war in Syria may be drawing nearer to a close. Syrian regime forces have advanced through rebel territory, most recently taking Quneitra province in the southwest. President Bashar al-Assad’s regime appears, according to much commentary, to be heading toward victory. The …

Middle East

In The Shop - Introducing: Four New Watches From Grand Seiko And Seiko

This morning we couldn’t be happier to introduce four new timepieces from Grand Seiko and Seiko to the HODINKEE Shop. Three of these new additions …

Retirement: Should You Use The 4% Rule?

While I was going through my research about retirement withdrawing strategies, I've seen several articles discussing the <b>4% rule withdrawing strategy.</b> …