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8 Common Hormonal Imbalances That Are At The Root Of Weight Gain

Our bodies are hard-wired to send us signals when something isn't right, but often we're too busy to hear them begging for attention. Many of us experience signs and symptoms of hormonal imbalance every day. Recognizing and treating the subtle signs of hormonal imbalance is essential, yet so many …

Wellness

How to Find a Lost Smartphone

Smartphones contain a lot of personal information, and they're not cheap. If you've misplaced your iPhone or Android phone, these tools can help you …

Android Phones

AP FACT CHECK: More Trump falsehoods on NKorea, immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is exaggerating the achievements of his Singapore summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, claiming the North has destroyed missile launch sites and no longer has "rockets flying over the place."<p>That's a distorted picture. North Korea has revealed no …

North Korea

Trump’s DOJ Contradicts His Claim That Democrats Are to Blame for Family Separation

Donald Trump is eager to blame someone else for his administration’s brutal policy of separating immigrant children from their parents at the border. …

Immigration

How To Become a Successful Blogger

It takes more than just good writingI’ve been a writer for a very long time. I have no formal training. I’ve learned only by writing and reading with …

Writing

Bill Maher On Police Beatings: “This Is Why NFL Players Want To Take A Knee”

<b>UPDATE, with video</b> A recent crop of viral video police beatings has Bill Maher thinking the thin blue line needs a #MeToo movement to call its own. …

Garrison Keillor

The Largest Tiny Home Resort in the Midwest Is Now Open

Pack your bags—Tiny house builder ESCAPE opens the largest tiny home resort in the Midwest, and is inviting everyone to join the unique community.<p>Whether you're looking to buy a tiny home or simply stay in one for a night or two, Canoe Bay ESCAPE Village welcomes everyone to come join the Tiny Home …

Portable

8 Plants You’ll Barely Need to Water

1<p>Yarrow (<i>Achillea millefolium</i>)<p>“This plant flowers most actively in May and June, so use it in your garden as a seasonal color accent since they come …

Weather

Why New York state is suing the Trumps: 5 questions answered

<i>Editor’s note: New York state Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood is suing Donald Trump’s foundation and its board of directors over an alleged</i> …

Donald Trump

29 Painting Tool Hacks That’ll Get Your Projects Rolling

Whether you’re changing the color of your walls, polishing jewelry or ripping a long board, these painting tool hacks will make the job a lot …

DIY

Was one of your ancestors on the Mayflower? You can find out now

Are you related to one of America's first immigrants? A new "Pilgrim database" from the New England Historic Genealogical Society and the General Society of Mayflower Descendants will let you know for sure.<p>"All information in the database is derived from the original printed books published by the …

6 Royals Who Suffered From Hereditary Mutations And Defects Caused By Inbreeding

Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich's hemophilia contributed to the fall of the Russia imperial dynasty in 1917. While no one in the ruling Russian House of …

Scientists Identify a "New Type of Depression"

Scientists want to develop new antidepressant drugs.<p>An estimated half of the 322 million people affected by depression don’t appear to benefit from …

Neuroscience

My Fine Hair Finally Has Volume—All Because of This Inexpensive Pantry Staple

If you have fine hair like me, you’re probably very familiar with the feeling that your strands constantly feel weighed down and limp—even after a …

I Floated In A Sensory Deprivation Tank & Now Meditating On Land Is Very Overrated

Before you enter a sensory deprivation tank, the staff at The Float Zone tell me, you must be totally clean: no makeup on your face, no lotions on …

Meditation

Message to my history teacher, whom I once asked why no one stopped concentration camps: NEVER MIND

My recent twitter-sparring with a “pro-lifer” jolted me back to my early school years.<p>I must have been about 9 years old when I first learned about …

Civil Rights

21 Vintage Train Cars That Have Been Converted Into Airbnbs

It's tiny-house living meets old-fashioned train-car travel.<p>By now, you may have spent a night in a treehouse, a tiny house or even a converted church, but have you ever had the privilege of calling a converted train car your home for the weekend? Whether you're a train buff or just into quirky …

Living Rooms

Rise in U.S. suicides highlights need for new depression drugs

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A spike in suicide rates in the United States has cast fresh light on the need for more effective treatments for major depression, with researchers saying it is a tricky development area that has largely been abandoned by big pharmaceutical companies.<p>U.S. health authorities said …

Mental Health

Avid Kate Spade Fan Had No Idea the Designer Suffered from Depression— And She Thinks That’s a Problem

On the day Kate Spade died by suicide after battling depression, a fan and owner of Kate Spade products took to Facebook to share her …

Depression

Old-Fashioned Chicken and Noodles Recipe

"This was a Sunday favorite when I was growing up. Sometimes my mother dipped the chicken in seasoned flour after boiling and fried it."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

Food

15 Cleaning Secrets Only Car Detailers Know

Save hundreds of dollars and detail your car yourself in half a day. Get professional results using these tips from experienced detailers.<p>If you hit …

Cleaning

If You’re Not Using These Amazon Prime Features, You’re Not Getting Your Money’s Worth

Free two-day shipping was a game changer, we all know that. But did you know your Amazon Prime membership has a lot of features you probably aren’t …

Free Shipping

The FBI wants you to factory reset your router. Here's how to do it

Good news, everyone! Remember that FBI reboot-your-router warning in response to Russian malware VPNFilter? Turns out it's worse than originally thought, and a lot more people are going to need to do a lot more than just reboot their routers.<p>According to a new report from security firm Cisco Talos, …

Wi-Fi

You don’t have the right to believe whatever you want to believe

Do we have the right to believe whatever we want to believe? This supposed right is often claimed as the last resort of the willfully ignorant, the person who is cornered by evidence and mounting opinion: “I believe climate change is a hoax whatever anyone else says, and I have a right to believe …

Barack Obama

Trump is awakening and emboldening Americans with anti-democratic ideals, research shows

A new study finds that what once hid quietly in the dark psyche of some Americans is becoming unleashed in the Trump era.<p>For all the horrible things …

University of California

Here’s Our Simple Secret to an Amazing Omelet

Guess what? There's no such thing as a perfect omelet. But there is such a thing as an easy, fluffy, and flavorful omelet—every time.<p>Omelets can be …

Breakfast

From Chaos To Calm: A Life Changed By Ketamine

For six years now, life has been really good for James. He has a great job as the creative director of an advertising firm in New York City. He enjoys spending time with his wife and kids.<p>And it has all been possible, he says, because for the past six years he has been taking a drug called ketamine.<p>…

Mental Health

New Research Reveals What People Regret Most of All: 5 Ways to Make Sure You Never Do

We all have regrets. But one type of regret discourages people the most and lasts the longest. Here's how to make sure that doesn't happen to you.<p>Look forward and the path seems uncertain, the future impossible to predict. Look back, though, and all your dots seem to connect...except, of course, …

Motivation

A Beginner's Guide to Reading Palms

<i>Welcome, cosmic warriors. I'm astrologer Aliza Kelly Faragher, and this is Allure Astrology, a column dedicated to all things magick. Quick, grab my hand — today we're exploring the art of reading palms.</i><p>Of all divination practices, <b>palm reading</b>, also known as chiromancy or palmistry, is one of the …

Spirituality

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps