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Woman held in Dubai with daughter after drinking wine on flight

A woman was detained in Dubai for three days with her four-year-old daughter after drinking a complimentary glass of wine on a flight from London, an NGO has said.<p>Ellie Holman, a dentist originally from Sweden who lives in Sevenoaks, Kent, with her English partner, Gary, and their three children, …

Human Rights

Don’t put plastic containers in microwave or dishwasher, new research says

Do you regularly heat up leftovers in plastic food-storage containers? Do you put plastic reusable water bottles in the dishwasher when they need a …

Immune System

This Interactive Map Tracks White Supremacist Hate Crimes in America

The Anti-Defamation League documented and mapped 4,500 hate-related incidents.<p>A year after Charlottesville, the Anti-Defamation League’s Center on Extremism has released an interactive map of hate-driven violence in the US documenting upwards of 4,500 incidents and activities.<p>The result is one …

Rights & Freedoms

Hormones in a bottle that help you stay slim by suppressing your appetite

Squirting the hormone insulin up the nose every day could help to combat weight gain.<p>Tests suggest that regularly spraying small doses into the …

Weight Loss

Bellaire author, doctor publishes book on modern society

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p><i>The Anatomy of Human Kindness</i>, a new book by Chi C. Mao, M.D., Ph.D., has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc.<p>In …

The Brain

Here's what happens to your skin when you cut out dairy, according to dermatologists

• <b>Eliminating dairy from your diet can improve skin texture and tone and improve skin conditions like acne and rosacea.</b>• <b><br>Skim milk causes the most skin</b> …

New Hope for Paralysis Victims: UCSD Creates Spinal Cord Stem Cells

Share This Article:<p>UC San Diego researchers successfully created stem cells that could have clinical applications in spinal cord injury and disorder …

Stem Cells

Transdifferentiation: a new promise for neurodegenerative diseases

Review Article |<p>Open | Published: 06 August 2018<p><i>Cell Death & Disease</i><b>volume 9</b>, Article number: 830 (2018) | Download Citation<p>Abstract<p>Neurodegenerative …

Google Scholar

The Secret Origins of the Tea Party

How Big Oil and Big Tobacco partnered with the Koch brothers to take over the GOP<p>By Jeff Nesbit<p><b>The spring of 1993 was a lousy time to be associated</b> …

Tea Party

A professor explains why networking is a waste of time and what you should be doing instead

College freshmen are lectured about it on their first day of class. Young professionals race to one more boring party so they can be seen and shake …

Networking

Expert on Nazi Germany Explains How 'Average' Citizens Enabled Hitler — Just Like Trump: 'Ordinary People Will Do Horrible Things'

Historian Richard Frankel, an expert on Nazi Germany, says history doesn’t have to repeat itself — if we stop it.President Donald Trump is a symptom …

Donald Trump

Anyone Can Filter Lead Out of Their Water With Fruit and Vegetable Peels

The low-cost organic technique can filter out other heavy metals like Mercury too.<p>This sounds like we’re about to try to sell you some healing …

Biodegradation

Struggle to lose weight? Your gut bacteria may be to blame

A new study from researchers at the Mayo Clinic may shed some light on why certain people can lose more weight than others despite adhering to the …

Holistic Medicine

The Ultimate Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Throw in a glass of cold milk and you may have just discovered sugary nirvana.<p>A good old chocolate chip cookie is my ultimate party trick. Last-minute dinner guests? No-brainer. Need to bring a dessert or thank-you gift to a party? A perfect choice. Late-night munchies? You bet your ass I’m making …

Dessert

"The Aging Brain" -- A Book on Preventing Dementia

1 hour ago<p>One of the major concerns of aging is dementia.<p>Psychiatrist, Dr. Timothy Jennings has written a book " The Aging Brain, Proven Steps To …

Aging Brain

Growing "Alzheimer's in a dish" reveals new potential treatment target

The human brain is a complicated piece of machinery, which makes it difficult to untangle illnesses like Alzheimer's. To improve our understanding …

Dementia

Duty of Care: Warning over link between depression and video game addiction as MRI scan shows proof

Psychiatrists have issued a warning over the link between depression and video game addiction, after MRI scans revealed for the first time the potential damage caused to young brains.<p>The images showed the signals between the different parts of gaming addicts’ brains were disrupted, driving them to …

Mental Health

When surgeons removed one sixth of a child's brain, here's what happened

<b>(CNN) —</b> What does a child's brain, which repaired itself after a full third of the right hemisphere was surgically removed, teach us about all brains?<p>Our developing brains find unique ways to rewire themselves as necessary, suggests a new case study of a nearly 11-year old boy referred to only as …

The Brain

Depression Linked to Shortage of a Single Naturally Occurring Chemical

But don't go trying to treat it with supplements.<p>Approximately one-third of people with major depression don’t experience relief from existing …

National Academy of Sciences

No plumber, no problem: Conquer drain clogs with these 4 cleaners you can make from pantry staples

There are few things more annoying at home than clogged and smelly drains. Calling a plumber is expensive and inconvenient. Commercial drain cleaners …

Cleaning

Noam Chomsky: ‘Israeli Intervention In U.S. Elections Vastly Overwhelms Anything The Russians May Have Done’

While Noam Chomsky may not be a proponent of what's been dubbed Russiagate - although he does not deny vehemently Russia interfered in the 2016 U.S. …

Noam Chomsky

The 14 Best Calorie-Burning Exercises, Ranked In Order of Effectiveness

What does the science say about the best way to burn?<p>If you’re dedicating valuable time in your day to a staying in shape, you want to know it’s actually worth your time, right? You’ve probably heard some people say cardio is the ultimate calorie-burner, while others swear by weight lifting—so what …

Exercise

Russian Hackers Appear to Shift Focus to U.S. Power Grid

WASHINGTON — State-sponsored Russian hackers appear far more interested this year in demonstrating that they can disrupt the American electric utility grid than the midterm elections, according to United States intelligence officials and technology company executives.<p>Despite attempts to infiltrate …

Cybersecurity

A 6-Year-Old Girl Was Sexually Abused in an Immigrant-Detention Center

Ari HonarvarSeparated from her mother by Trump’s zero-tolerance policy, the child was forced to sign a statement confirming that she understood it …

Immigration

This Chart Reveals Which College Degrees Will Get You the Highest Salary

Travel<p>By Joe McGauley Published On 07/27/2018<p>@jwmcgauley<p>By Joe McGauley @jwmcgauley Published On 07/27/2018<p>Certain advanced college degrees have long …

College & University

Blocking one enzyme could help treat many chronic disorders

Researchers have identified an enzyme that plays a key role in a biological mechanism common to many chronic inflammatory disorders.<p>The discovery — …

Medical Research

A New Study Says These Are the Best Vegetables for Preventing Cancer

"Eat your greens." We've known this adage all too well, from the time we were rebellious vegetable-hating kids to our current state as more …

Nutrition

The existential mental health crisis in K-12 and the need for play, recess

Column by Michael Hynes |<p>As superintendents, principals and teachers plan for the upcoming school year, one thing is certain: we are serving a …

Mental Health

Hip-hop mogul leaves his business behind to focus on health

<b>(CNN) —</b> Charlie Jabaley is a man of extremes: a self-made millionaire, an athlete who biked across the country and a former brain tumor patient who once weighed 300 pounds.<p>Along the way, the 30-year-old has been open about his personal turbulence, hoping his struggles will inspire others.<p>"When I …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Doctors Tell My Mom She Has the Body of Someone Half Her Age—This Is Her Secret

My 70-year-old parents are my superheroes. And while I used to think of their age as something to be feared—something scary that could only represent …

Weight Loss