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2016 NHL Year in Review: Penguins, Blue Jackets lead a year of surprising hockey teams

What a year of fun, out-of-nowhere squads.<p>Welcome back to our SB Nation NHL year in review!<p>In the last few days, we’ve brought you the most disappointing and most surprising players of 2016. Now it’s time to look a little big picture and focus on the teams that brought us the most unexpected joy …

The best face oils - and why you should be using one right now

A bad experience with a face oil can be enough to put you off them for good. If it’s poorly blended it can leave your skin with a greasy film, while aromatherapy blends can cause irritation and redness. And, if you’re partial to self-tan then oil is a no-go as it can lift the colour and leave you …

10 Moisturizers Glamour.com Editors Swear By for Dry Skin

Not all moisturizers are created equal. Of course, if you have dry skin, you know this firsthand. Certain formulas are made to be as light as possible, while others have added benefits (like extra exfoliation, soothing compounds, or a scent that won't quit) that'll make you a fan for life. If your …

Smartwatch can help detect signs of cardiac arrest for at-risk patients

Fitness trackers typically monitor users’ sleep, activity and exercise patterns. But the iBeat, a new wearable technology, does those things while trying to reduce deaths due to the leading fatality worldwide, heart disease.<p>The iBeat smartwatch uses microsensors to measure users’ heart rate for …

Women of All Shapes and Sizes Re-Created the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, and the Results Were Beautiful

It's no secret that when casting the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, Ed Razek and his team are looking for a very particular type of model. (The fact that super-famous model sisters Gigi and Bella Hadid didn't book the show their first time around is an indication of just how particular casting …

Fashion Modeling

Doctors have alarmingly high rates of depression. One reason: medical school.

Over the course of Elisabeth Poorman’s first year of medical residency, she went from crying occasionally to tearing up every single day.<p>"I couldn’t sleep even when I had time off," she said of the rapid decline in her mental health in 2013. "I didn’t really have any motivation to do anything when …

Mental Health

Airport therapy animals take stress out of travel

Whether you hate to fly or just dread the security lines, airports can be stressful places. There's the race for the gates, the lugging of luggage …

Pets

Will fish oil supplements make you smarter or prevent heart disease?

Nearly 1 in 10 Americans uses a fish oil supplement regularly, making it one of the most popular supplements in the U.S., say researchers at the …

10 reasons your eyes are bloodshot

Red eyes can spark a lot of annoying questions from people wondering if you’re sick, upset, or hungover.<p>But bloodshot eyes can be caused by a bunch of different things. They’re often a sign of another problem—like dry eyes, too little sleep, or even overdoing it on certain eye drops, says Andrew …

112-Year-Old Woman Is Still Fit And Active, Despite Smoking 30 Cigarettes Every Day For The Past 95 Years

She doesn't plan to quit any time soon.<p>At 112 years old, Batuli Lamichhane is one of the oldest people in the world.<p>But despite her apparent good …

Cigarettes

The 12 best podcasts of 2016, according to Apple

This year's list includes Malcolm Gladwell, a retired Navy SEAL, and shows about mystery and murder. In its list, Apple said true-crime shows, politics, and radio dramas were particularly hot in 2016.<p>Here are the top 12 podcasts Apple said were the best in 2016, along with the company's comment:

Anna Faris

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status

With this list, you'll feel like you can dominate the Trivial Pursuit literature section.<p><i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann,</b> …

Literature

Months after the Olympics, Rio de Janeiro is broke

From the front steps of Rio de Janeiro's Municipal Theater, the ballet company danced, and opera singers belted out the strident "Carmina Burana."<p>It was last month, and the show was an artistic public protest. The performers, all state employees, haven’t been paid for weeks and won’t be getting …

Brazil

Victims' relatives in Brazil say soccer-team crash avoidable

CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — Relatives of victims who died in an air crash that killed most members of the Brazilian soccer club Chapecoense spoke out in …

Four major cities move to ban diesel vehicles by 2025

<b>The leaders of four major global cities say they will stop the use of all diesel-powered cars and trucks by the middle of the next decade.</b><p>The mayors of Paris, Mexico City, Madrid and Athens say they are implementing the ban to improve air quality.<p>They say they will give incentives for alternative …

Victoria's Secret Models Swear By This $6 Shampoo for Bombshell Waves

To be clear, getting ready to walk the much-anticipated Victoria's Secret runway is quite an involved process: From rehearsals to press appearances …

Movie Review: "Loving" (2016)

<b>Movie</b>: "Loving"<p><b>Director</b>: Jeff Nichols <b><br>Rating</b>: PG-13 <b><br>Running Time</b>: 2 hours, 1 minute<p>Image Source<p><i>An interracial married couple living in Virginia are</i> …

Movie Reviews

Why Retinol Is Just What Your Skincare Routine Needs

We’re all for embracing wrinkles. They make a guy look distinguished in an "I've seen things" kind of way. Only, there’s a difference between a George Clooney twinkle around the eyes and just straight up looking tired all the time. Retinol is one anti-aging ingredient to consider incorporating into …

Believe It Or Not, Use Frozen Lemons And Say Goodbye To Diabetes, Tumors and Overweight

As you well know, lemons are an essential part of every detox method, regardless of whether you are preparing lemonade, lemon water or lemon</b> …

40+ Life-Changing Books to Read This Year

Knowledge is king. The first step to creating change in your life is to know what you're doing wrong or why you need to change. We've picked out over …

Books

6 films about being single that are actually relatable

LONDON — Being single is great. But movies about being single aren't always that enjoyable or relatable.<p>Time and time again, films purporting to tell …

Here are some addictive books to read now that it's too cold to leave bed for any reason

We just wrapped up our Thanksgiving festitivities, and that means the start of the holiday season is upon us. But between family gatherings, holiday …

When 'natural' beauty products can actually be bad for your skin

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• Most health-conscious consumers go for natural, botanical ingredients.</b><b><br>• These ingredients can be bad for people with sensitive skin.</b><p>Which shampoo would you rather use: One that contains tea tree oil, lavender, and chamomile — or one loaded with pentylene glycol, disodium …

Why I went to North Korea for a skiing holiday – and you should too

A freeskier from New Zealand has given the world a rare glimpse of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's burgeoning snow-sports scene, after he filmed his trip there and posted it online.<p>Sam Smoothy, a pro freeride skier who has regularly competed in the Freeride World Tour, spent 10 days in …

Designer Sophie Theallet Refuses to Dress Melania Trump

Theallet, who dressed Michelle Obama on a number of occasions, wants no part of this administration.<p>Over the last eight years, designers who dress Michelle Obama for public appearances have found that the First Lady’s seal of sartorial approval can result not only in a boost of self-confidence, but …

The Best Drugstore Cures For Dry Skin, According To A Dermatologist

Actual expert advice<p>When we say, "winter is coming," we might as well be saying, "dry skin is coming." It's the not-so-pretty but totally normal side effect of the cooler temperatures and drier air. Some of us have it more often than others, but regardless of our skin type, a defense arsenal is a …

Skin Care

Stephen Hawking just gave humanity a due date for finding another planet

If humanity survives the rise of artificial intelligence, the ravages of climate change and the threat of nuclear terrorism in the next century, it doesn't mean we're home free, according to Stephen Hawking.<p>The renowned theoretical physicist has gone as far as providing humanity with a deadline for …

Stephen Hawking