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New Research Suggests We Can Stop Human Cells From Aging

The Mechanisms of Aging<p>For a phenomenon that affects all living beings, there’s nothing simple about aging. Experiments that focus on understanding …

How to Treat the Root Cause of Diabetes

After about age 20, we may have all the insulin-producing beta cells we’re ever going to get. So, if we lose them, we may lose them for good. Autopsy …

Unhealthful plant-based diet can increase heart disease risk

Plant-based diets are said to play an important role in preventing heart disease. This does hold true in most cases, but a team of researchers has …

Plant-Based Diet

Is this the key to stopping cancer from spreading?

When a tumor migrates to another part of the body, it makes cancer much more difficult to beat. A recently published study, investigating a …

Cancer

4 Supplements Doctors Swear By To Get A Flat Stomach Fast

The only pooch a woman really wants to see a cute dog. As for the one that makes her jeans feel tight? It’s aggravating. And it’s unhealthy. You can …

MIT Scientist Asserts That We Will Have Fusion Energy by 2030

Fusion on the Horizon<p>In the continuous pursuit of a truly renewable and clean energy source, nothing compares to nuclear fusion. Although scientists …

Military diet: 3-day diet or dud?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Looking for an easy diet to lose a quick few pounds? If you're searching on the Internet, chances are you've stumbled on something called the "military diet."<p>It's also known as the Navy diet, the Army diet and sometimes the ice cream diet, because in addition to hot dogs and tuna fish, you …

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How to Write a Small Farm Business Plan

Writing a farm business plan can be a tool for you to plan your farming business. It can also be a requirement of securing grants and loans for your …

Researchers Uncover What Causes Cancer Cells to Spread and How We Can Slow It

Understanding Cancer Cells<p>Treating cancer can be tricky: for one, cancer cells tend to spread quickly, known as metastasis — a behavior which …

Cancer Cells

Should You Get a Reverse Mortgage?

A reverse mortgage isn't right for everyone and it does have some drawbacks, but for certain people, it can be a solid solution to retirement income …

Science has the power to boost farming in Africa. But a lot has to change

The agricultural sector is the world’s largest single employer. It provides jobs for more than 40% of the global population. It’s also the largest …

African Union

7 omega-3 deficiency signs you need to know about

It's worth including oily fish in your diet if you can<p>Omega-3 fats are crucial to our health and wellbeing. But, a recent study found that the …

Red Onions Are Excellent At Killing Cancer, Study Finds

'Onions activate pathways that encourage cancer cells to undergo cell death.'<p>Red onions aren’t just an essential cooking ingredient, they could also …

I'm A Personal Trainer, And These Are The 5 Foods I Always Keep In My Fridge

Ever wondered what the fittest people, aka professional trainers, keep in their fridges? They need to fuel workouts but also know exactly what to eat …

3 Supplements For Acne, Wrinkles And Redness That Dermatologists Swear By

Skincare can get really high maintenance. There's so many products out there that promise clear skin, and many times you could end up spending a huge …

Hungry Girl: 5 Superfoods You Should Add to Your Diet

<i>Lisa Lillien is the author of the popular Hungry Girl website and email newsletter, featuring smart, funny advice on guilt-free eating. She is also</i> …

Solar Power Has Finally Proven That It's The Energy Source of the Future

<i>Futurism only supports companies that we trust. Understand Solar is one of those companies. We may collect a share of the sales from the items</i> …

Common antioxidant could slow symptoms of aging in human skin

These cross-section images show three-dimensional human skin models made of living skin cells. Untreated model skin (left panel) shows a thinner …

This Is The First Thing J.Lo Eats Every Morning To Make 46 Look 26

Jennifer Lopez has got it all. She’s an incredibly talented actress, dancer, and singer – and not to mention she’s gorgeous and has the most …

UT grad creates 'Texas modern' house design that doesn't need paint, shingles or electricity

Jimmy Tanghongs doesn't want his homebuyers to ever have to paint their houses, fix the roofs or pay an electric bill.<p>The independent builder is …

Avoiding Inflammation Is as Simple as Eating These Foods Every Day

Inflammation is a hot topic right now. While we're all aware of how it can negatively impact our health, the how and why are still not widely …

High Blood Pressure

15 Foods You Should Never, Ever Eat

Hard-and-fast food rules are made to be broken. But some common foods are seriously bad for you. "It doesn't mean you'll get sick, get cancer, or die …

A "World First" Fusion Reactor Just Created Its First Plasma

Achieving First Plasma<p>After being turned on for the first time, the UK’s newest fusion reactor has achieved first plasma. This simply means that the …

Nuclear Energy

What's The Largest Planet In The Universe?

In our Solar System, Jupiter is the largest planet we have, but what’s the upper limit to planetary size?<p>If you get too much mass together in a single object, its core will fuse lighter elements into heavier ones.<p>At about eighty times the mass of Jupiter, you’ll have a true star, burning hydrogen …

Vegan Blueberry Muffins

What do vegan rappers eat when they're craving sweets? These awesome blueberry muffins, of course.<p>Servings: 12<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 cup coconut milk (can use soy milk)<p>1 teaspoon lemon juice<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 ½ teaspoons baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon baking soda<p>½ teaspoon black salt (or regular salt)<p>½ cup + …

Donald Trump’s lawyers say a sexual harassment lawsuit will “distract the president from his duties”

<b>(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)</b><p>Donald Trump’s legal team is employing a strategy that failed when Bill Clinton tried it 20 years ago<p>Jeremy Binckes<p>March 29, 2017 6:35pm (UTC)<p>President Donald Trump is responding to a lawsuit by a former contestant on "The Apprentice" by saying he's immune to civil lawsuits, …

Scientist have found a way to reverse hearing loss

Hearing loss is an ever increasing problem. That’s probably not news to you as hearing aid acoustician pop up almost everywhere. Hearing is so …

With $37 million in funding, health startup Virta aims to cure type 2 diabetes by watching what you eat

Type 2 diabetes is a disease affecting 415 million people globally and Virta, a Silicon Valley-based health startup, believes it has something unique to reverse it – remote monitoring of everything you eat.<p>Most people with the disease end up having to constantly monitor their blood sugar with the …

Antarctic: temperature records verified

Heat and cold records in the Antarctic have now been officially confirmed by the World Meteorological Organization. What do we gain from the news? …