Kathleen Scarbrough

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These 10%+ Dividends Are Set To Soar

Remember seven months ago, when investors were freaking out over North Korea and a future trade war?<p>They were also wringing their hands over popular volatility funds like the <b>VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX</b>, which blew up in February and destroyed <i>millions</i> of dollars of invested cash.<p>All of these …

Real Estate

Here Are The 10 Most And Least Expensive Retirement Towns, According To Realtor.com

Live out your golden years comfortably.<p>Least Expensive: Sebring, Florida<p><b>Median Home Price:</b> $180,100<p><b>Percent of Residents Ages 60+:</b> 40.8%<p>2nd Least …

Florida

America Is Living James Madison’s Nightmare

The Founders designed a government that would resist mob rule. They didn’t anticipate how strong the mob could become.<p>Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series that attempts to answer the question: Is democracy dying?<p>James Madison traveledto Philadelphia in 1787 with Athens on his mind. He …

James Madison

Natural ways to improve insulin sensitivity

Insulin sensitivity refers to how sensitive the body's cells are in response to insulin. Doctors generally consider a high insulin sensitivity to be …

Diabetes

Scientists Warn the UN of Capitalism's Imminent Demise

A climate change-fueled switch away from fossil fuels means the worldwide economy will fundamentally need to change.<p>Capitalism as we know it is over. So suggests a new report commissioned by a group of scientists appointed by the UN Secretary-General. The main reason? We’re transitioning rapidly to …

Economics

You've Been Using the Term "Alpha Male" Wrong

If you've spent any time at all in the worlds of business, sports, the military, or dating, you've no doubt met a few self-described "alpha males." …

Obesity in America 2018: 7 charts that explain why it’s so easy to gain weight - Vox

“In America, the unhealthiest foods are the tastiest foods, the cheapest foods, the largest-portion foods.”<p>It’s no secret that Americans have gotten much, much bigger over the past few decades. The signs are all around us, from XXXL clothing sizes to supersize movie seats and even larger …

Nutrition

The Anti Aging Trend Demi Moore, Kris Jenner, and Diane Kruger Swear By

Lately, doctors and researchers are realizing that when it comes to antiaging, preventing disease, and even dieting, everything we need is already at our disposal—inside our bodies. Here, we conduct our own internal investigation.<p><b>FACE</b><p>Kris Jenner calls it “the crack”; Diane Kruger is an investor; …

5 Amazon obscure settings you should change now

The items we buy say a lot about our lifestyles, our finances, and our domestic lives. If you have an Amazon account, the amount of data that the retail giant collects is astonishing. Many people don’t know you get much more just free two-day shipping with a Prime account.<p>With these different areas …

Amazon Echo

The Key to Avoiding Weight Gain as You Get Older Probably Isn't What You Think

Do this instead.<p>Like a favourite car that's starting to show its age, many of us begin to put on weight as we get older.<p>"She's not what she used to …

Here’s Why You Should Ride for 10 Hours Every Week

This magic number can set you up for some seriously optimal aging<p>Want to double your odds of aging disease-free and fully functional? Get out and ride for 10 hours a week.<p>That’s the take-home message of a new study from the University of Sydney, which found that adults who got the most exercise—the …

The One Anti-Inflammatory Tea You Should Drink Right After You Wake Up For Weight Loss

Did you ever have one of those mornings when you hate all your clothes and nothing fits right and you want to climb back in to bed? We do and we …

Wellness

18 Kirkland Products You Should Buy at Costco

Costco has turned on its head the notion that a store brand is a notch below a national brand. How? By using its coast-to-coast strength to …

Costco

Forget the Blood of Teens. This Pill Promises to Extend Life for a Nickel a Pop

Nir Barzilai has a plan. It’s a really big plan that might one day change medicine and health care as we know it. Its promise: extending our years of …

A Conspiracy to Suppress Mary Magdalene? No Longer Just a Dan Brown Plotline

This weekend Christians mark the Feast Day of Mary Magdalene, the follower and patron of Jesus of Nazareth. Though an important Biblical figure, the …

Mary Magdalene

Curry powder helps to beat cancer: Spice can slow the growth of tumours and make drugs more powerful, finds study, paving the way for new treatments

A chemical in curry powder could fight cancer, according to research.<p>Scientists suggest curcumin, a chemical in turmeric which gives the curry powder …

How much fish oil should I take? (And all your other burning omega-3 questions, answered)

You know there’s no such thing as a magic pill—but if one did exist, it’d probably have a lot in common with an omega-3 supplement. The nutrient gets …

Gut microbiota modulate neurobehavior through changes in brain insulin sensitivity and metabolism

1.<p>Cani PD, Bibiloni R, Knauf C, Waget A, Neyrinck AM, Delzenne NM, et al. Changes in gut microbiota control metabolic endotoxemia-induced …

How to enjoy an anti-inflammatory diet (which could save your life)

Inflammatory foods could increase the risk of aggressive breast cancer, researchers suggested this week, and a new study points the finger firmly at processed convenience foods and ‘lazy cooking’.<p>It found that women who ate the most inflammatory foods were 39 per cent more likely to develop any …

2 Forms of Exercise Are The Best Way to Stave Off The Effects of Ageing

Here's how to incorporate them into your life.<p>If you're searching for an all-natural way to lift your mood, preserve muscle tone, and protect your …

Aging

Sandalwood scent may tackle bladder cancer tumors

Bladder cancer typically occurs in older people, those who have a family history of cancer, and those who work or have worked with harmful chemicals. …

What happens when calcium levels are high?

The term hypercalcemia refers to having too much calcium in the blood. For some, the cause is an overactive parathyroid gland, certain medications, …

Neglected: Florida's largest nursing home chain survives despite legacy of poor patient care

They told Billy Seigler he’d never walk again. Not because of his broken pelvis or busted right leg, but because his nursing home refused to provide …

70% of Americans Dream of Traveling in Retirement: How to Afford It (Without a Ton of Cash)

It can be surprisingly easy (particularly if you have a retiree's flexible schedule).<p>The most common retirement dream -- shared among 70% of American …

Luxury Lifestyle

MIT study: Fasting in mice doubles metabolism, gives credence to 5-2 diet

Chances are you're probably thinking about food right now in some capacity. Maybe it's close to dinner and you're wondering what you are going to …

Stem Cells

Can the "Rosacea Diet" Actually Clear Your Skin?

<i>This article originally appeared on Shape. For more stories like it, visit shape.com.</i><p>Having an irritated, tender, pimply face as an adult can be …

Skin Care

11 Surprising Signs That You May Be Way Smarter Than Most People

For one thing, if you're a musician, you're already ahead of the game.<p>If you've been called smart or intelligent your whole life, it may be for any of the reasons listed below. That's according to science, of course.<p>And if the verdict is still out on whether you're truly smart or not, this may just …

End of ageing and cancer? Scientists unveil structure of the 'immortality' enzyme telomerase

Making a drug is like trying to pick a lock at the molecular level. There are two ways in which you can proceed. You can try thousands of different …

The Baking Soda Cure

The three trillion-dollar income stream produced by the medical industrial complex is about to come demolished by a home remedy – baking soda. Buy …

Antioxidant found to wind back the clock on blood vessel function by up to 20 years

Much mystery surrounds the physiological processes by which humans age, but scientists are learning more all the time. With this knowledge come new …

Wellness