Karen Milner

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The Biggest Mistakes Women Make When...Dieting

We asked top nutritionists to reveal the miscalculations and misinformation that sabotage our efforts to lose weight.<p>They OD on the EVOO

8 Things You Are Doing the Wrong Way

We found the real reason our bedtime reading is keeping us up—along with 7 other everyday habits we're going about the wrong way...and what to try …

Our Biggest Hardships Can Lead to Our Happiest Days

Ever felt beat down by life? We all have difficult life phases where we just can't see anything positive about our situation. I remember the night after returning home from the hospital after losing a pregnancy. I couldn't see an ounce of good. The sadness was so heavy that I literally felt too …

Shampoos Containing Carcinogen Lack Warning Label: Lawsuit

When you hop in the shower, could you be scrubbing cancer-causing chemicals into your scalp? One Bay Area nonprofit is pursuing legal action against dozens of companies that it says aren't providing ample warning of carcinogens in their shampoos.<p>The Oakland-based Center for Environmental Health has …

Insomniacs' brains lose focus, scans suggest

<b>Brain scans of people who say they have insomnia have shown differences in brain function compared with people who get a full night's sleep.</b><p>Researchers at the University of California, San Diego, said the poor sleepers struggled to focus part of their brain in memory tests.<p>Other experts said that …

Don't Panic! Your Questions On (Not) Washing Raw Chickens

Without meaning to, I seem to have sparked a "small #chickensh*tstorm," as food writer Michael Ruhlman put it, with my recent post about why you shouldn't wash your raw poultry. The strong, even vituperative responses to the post surprised me. I didn't anticipate that Americans would be quite so …

Abraham Maslow and the pyramid that beguiled business

<b>The psychologist Abraham Maslow's theory of human motivation is 70 years old but continues to have a strong influence on the world of business. What is it, and is it right?</b><p>There is a commonly reproduced symbol which many believe holds the secret to personal fulfilment and business success.<p>It …

Too Little Sleep and Weight Gain? It's a Brain Thing

Does your appetite change when you're tired? If you're short on sleep, do you find yourself craving junk food and sweets? Turns out, this dynamic isn't just in your head. But it is in your brain.<p>We talk a lot about the connection between sleep and weight. An overwhelming body of research has …

Saturday

Inside Flipboard / August 20, 2013<p>Explore. Shoot. Eat. Make a Magazine: We’re organizing a photowalk in San Francisco’s Chinatown, and you’re invited.<p>…

The Week in Review: The Final Frontier

Inside Flipboard / August 23, 2013<p>Being an astronaut is tough enough. But what about being a one-way astronaut? More than 165,000 adventurers have …