Karen Ocampo Flores

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The Swedish physicist revolutionising birth control

<b>Inventing the first app in the world to be approved as a contraceptive started as a hobby project for Elina Berglund Scherwitzl.</b><p>The nuclear physicist, who'd been working on the team that discovered the Higgs boson, was tired of using hormonal contraception but wasn't ready to have a baby.<p>So the …

The Magical Poppy Seeds That Won’t Make You Fail a Drug Test

<b>Late last month, Angela Rippon, a veteran 72-year-old British journalist, decided to partake in an experiment:</b> She'd eat a loaf of poppy seed bread along with a poppy seed bagel for three days straight. Rippon had been tipped off by a man who claimed he’d been fired from his job due to a false …

Forget Hot Sauce—Make Hot Salt Instead

As far as I’m concerned, peppers are pretty perfect. Raw, sautéed, or roasted, they shine on their own, but they also support my favorite dishes (red beans and rice, étouffée, fajitas, etc.). But any time I pick a pepper, I toss out its ribs and seeds. I feel bad about it, but not every dish calls …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Business (Canada)

Researchers Found Where Depression Lives in the Brain

New study identifies the area of the brain affected by depression and could open the door to far more effective treatments.<p>Last year, an estimated 16 million US adults experienced a major depressive disorder that lasted at least two weeks and included at least four other symptoms such as problems …

Neuroscience

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10 Toxic People You Should Avoid At All Costs

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people's buttons.<p>As important as it is to learn how to deal with different kinds of people, truly toxic …

23 Things These Successful Executives Do Every Day, No Matter What

Getting ahead in life and work is all about doing the right things, day in and day out.<p>The high achievers in your life likely didn't get where they are by lucky accident. Among other things, success usually involves hard work, perseverance as well as a supportive and loving network of friends and …

Customer Service

Appearing happy on social media is increasingly being used against people in court

Danny Cuesta admitted to preying on a 15-year-old sophomore who attended the school where he taught Spanish. He lured her into a private school office to "make copies," took her to motels for sex, and posed as her personal "tutor" as an excuse to visit her at home.<p>Cuesta's victim—known in court …

Research suggests being lazy is a sign of high intelligence

New research seems to prove the theory that brainy people spend more time lazing around than their active counterparts.<p>Findings from a US-based study …

Italian Chicken Pasta Salad

<i>A delicious Italian chicken pasta salad with an easy 2-ingredient dressing!</i>Hey everyone! How is your weekend treating you so far? I’ve got some …

7 Ways to Take Fresh Basil Beyond Pesto

Listen, we’re not saying you and pesto need to go on a break. In fact, with basil being in season and all, now is a better time than any for you to …

Cuban Pork Recipe

"This zesty recipe leaves your kitchen smelling awesome and your taste buds dancing! I have made this recipe with pork tenderloin and pork chops. My …

A kitchen in Rome

The alchemy of pork, cheese, egg, pasta and water that goes into making carbonara takes practice to perfect. But when you do, its bold, creamy savouriness epitomises the best of Roman cooking<p><i>A tavola, la carbonara è pronta</i> (“to the table, the carbonara is ready”), a woman shouted in flinty Roman …

Italy

Donald Trump Isn’t Hitler—He’s Like Goebbels

When it came to the masterful manipulation of media, the Fuhrer’s propaganda chief had no equal… at least not until now, and the triumph of …

Bundt Cake

From a reverse marble bundt cake to a version featuring applesauce and chocolate chips, here are some amazing recipes to follow when looking to bake …