Jill Sullivan D'Amato

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Finding it hard to cut down on processed foods? Here's why

We know that processed foods are bad for us, and that though they may be tasty, they do not bring us any nutritional benefits. How come we find it so …

Nutrition

The healthiest things to eat at Panera Bread

It can be tricky to eat well when dining out, but seeking out healthy fare is worth the effort: According to recent research, each meal eaten out is associated with a slight increase in body mass index (or BMI). And who eats out just once a week? Taken with another analysis showing that meals from …

Healthy Eating

I Stopped Eating Carbs After 2:30 p.m. and It Changed My Body

Is timing really everything when it comes to eating carbs and staying slim?<p>Two weeks before my wedding I did what many brides have done before me and many will do after: I stopped eating carbohydrates. Now when I say carbs, I really mean grains and starchy foods. Broccoli was okay. Sushi rice? No. …

Nutrition

How to Put a Stop to Catastrophic Thinking

<i>Cognitive distortions</i> are errors in thinking. The phrase refers to our irrational and exaggerated thoughts: thoughts that have no basis in fact, but …

20 Styling Tips We're Stealing From Zara's New Arrivals

Monkey see, monkey do. That's kind of how we feel about the styling every time Zara's new arrivals come out. Not only are the pieces themselves fresh …

20+ Science Facts We Didn't Know at The Start of 2017

It's been an incredible year for science.<p><b>1.</b> The speed of gravity is pretty much identical to the speed of light! This year, for the first time ever, …

How to switch from Chrome to Firefox Quantum in under 2 minutes

Having used Chrome for ages, I’ve gotten used to the browser’s sluggish performance and gluttony for system memory, and I’ve a feeling I’m not alone.<p>With the launch of Firefox Quantum, we can finally break free from those shackles: the latest version of Mozilla’s browser uses an all-new CSS engine …

Writing Cause and Effect Essays for English Learners

One of the most common tasks on important tests is writing cause and effect essays or paragraphs. Here are some tips to help you write a cause and …

The Twitter thought experiment that exposes “pro-life” hypocrisy

<b>(Getty/ISMODE/TheCrimsonRibbon)</b><p>Comedian and sci-fi writer Patrick Tomlinson on the dangerous question that abortion foes refuse to answer<p>Paul Rosenberg<p>October 22, 2017 4:00pm (UTC)<p>Last Monday, a tweetstorm eviscerating abortion foes went viral. Science fiction writer and comedian Patrick Tomlinson …

What I learned about concussions — by having one

It’s hard to understand a brain injury until you have one<p>I opened my eyes to see a clear blue sky and two men leaning over me to put a brace around my neck. I don’t know if I was already on the stretcher or if I was still on the pavement, but there are plenty of things I don’t remember. As I would …

The Brain

Neil deGrasse Tyson has given his scientific analysis of Game Of Thrones

Everyone’s favourite celebrity astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson, has given his verdict on the science of Game Of Thrones.<p>Everybody all caught up …

'The Daily Show' Points Out How Everyone Is America-ing Better Than America Now

Foreigners took our president's job!<p>When the Trump presidency is over, it might be said that its greatest legacy was how it made us all want to be way better than the Trump presidency.<p>On Monday’s episode of “The Daily Show,” correspondent Jordan Klepper illustrates how Trump’s poor showing on the …

Trump aides’ stunning cry for help: Admitting the president misled the American people

President Trump hates leaks. He hired Anthony Scaramucci 10 days ago to very publicly root them out, and he has even attacked his attorney general, Jeff Sessions, for not investigating them aggressively enough.<p>But oftentimes with Trump, a leak isn't just a leak; it's an effort to save him from …

Donald Trump

Genetics Research Explains Why Dogs Are Very Good Boys

Domesticated dogs and wolves have a genetic mutation that makes them friendly.<p>There’s something about dogs that truly makes them man’s best friend. …

Pets

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19 books that librarians say changed their lives

Who better to take book advice from than a librarian?<p>In a recent blog post, the librarians of the New York Public Library revealed the books they're most thankful for.<p>The NYPL team rounded up the 19 books that made them laugh, cry, and everything in between.<p>The list includes something for everyone, …