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Time Management

Is Asperger's Funny?

A candid conversation with Mark Duplass, whose buzzy new Asperger's documentary is the toast of SXSW, and was just picked up by Netflix.<p>AUSTIN, TEXAS—How do you laugh at disability? Mark Duplass, whose name or face you likely know from <i>The League</i>, <i>Togetherness</i>, or countless other projects with his …

Comedy

The Question You Should Ask Yourself When You're Losing Motivation

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Gaining It Back after Bariatric Surgery: Weight Loss Drugs as an Option

Although generally the most effective intervention for morbid obesity, bariatric surgery does not result in predictable weight loss patterns.<p>Some …

Diabetes

How I successfully fought my depression without medication

<i>Matt Haig, a British novelist, had a nervous breakdown at 24 and slipped into a suicidal depression. But when medications left him feeling even</i> …

Here's Why Macronutrients Are an Important Part of a Healthy Diet

Are you finding yourself counting calories, sticking to your numbers, and even still not seeing results? The problem might be not about the number of calories, but the kind of calories.<p>We chatted with certified personal trainer and nutrition coach Carrie McMahon, author of the e-book <b>Why You Should</b> …

Fitness

J.K. Rowling Explains Why We Know So Little About American Wizards

J.K. Rowling’s third update to <i>The History of Magic in North America</i> — a collection of short stories meant to provide background for the <i>Harry Potter</i> …

6 Life Hacks to Cope With Adult ADHD

Get Yourself Organized<p>* HealthPrep does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. See Content Disclaimer below.<p>It’s time to organize your …

11 time-saving Microsoft Word hacks you won't know how you lived without

Microsoft Word tips? I know what you’re thinking: Is it 1995 again? <i>Am I back in seventh grade?</i><p>No – we’re definitely squarely in 2016. But that …

Software

What marijuana does to your body and brain

Marijuana, best-known for its "feel-good" effects and touted for its ability to relieve various symptoms of illness and disease, can also be damaging, especially when overused. When weed's active ingredient, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), hits the brain, it causes cells to release dopamine. It is a …

Cannabis

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge leaked from every angle

Samsung shipped more phones than any other company in 2015, meaning its upcoming flagship Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge devices are once again highly anticipated. In the mobile world, that means they’ve been leaked left, right, and center ahead of their February 21 unveiling.<p>At the start of the …

Electronics Industry

Brain Games Are Not Just Kid’s Play, Aging Experts Say

By the time Ann Stewart hit retirement age, the real estate executive was starting to notice some "senior moments."<p>"As you get older, you just realize you're forgetting things or you're leaving things behind, and that is not a good sign of aging," Stewart said.<p>Many people believe those signs are …

The Brain

Unlucky In Love? IKEA Is Here To Help

The Swedish store is apparently good for more than just furniture.<p>Even diehard fans of IKEA know the store has a bad reputation when it comes to relationships.<p>We're not just talking about the time a trip to IKEA almost broke up Liz Lemon and Criss Chros on "30 Rock, either." Experts have confirmed …

Die Hard

Psychosis risk higher in cannabis users with AKT1 gene

A single gene has been identified that can show how susceptible a person is to developing psychosis after using cannabis. The discovery will help …

Mental Health

Two dead suspects named after mass shooting that killed 14 at California office party

SAN BERNARDINO, CALIF. — At least two gun-wielding ­assailants opened fire on a holiday party for county employees Wednesday, killing 14 people in the deadliest mass shooting in the United States since the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre three years ago this month.<p>Hours after the shooting, …

California

7 Steps to Foster Teen Motivation

<i>What do you hate? What do you love? How easy is it for you to answer these questions?</i><p>At this point in our lives, you and I have had enough experiences to know what we do and don't like doing.<p>Your teen hasn't had those same experiences or opportunities yet...but as a parent, you can help them …

These 13 Google Chrome hacks will change the way you use the internet

Since it debuted in 2008, Google Chrome has quickly risen to be the most popular web browser in the world, beating out Firefox and Internet Explorer.<p>But that doesn't mean you can't make it better.<p>There are many extensions and programs that innovative developers have built to make using Chrome more …

Google

Robin Williams' Widow Says Depression Did Not Kill Beloved Actor

"Depression was one of ... let's call it 50 symptoms, and it was a small one."<p>Robin Williams' widow opened up about the actor in an emotional interview with People magazine and the disease he was battling before his death.<p>"It was not depression that killed Robin," Susan Williams told People about …

Contradictory Samsung Galaxy S7 camera rumors surface

New devices of course mean new rumors, but not all of them end up coming to pass. We have two reported camera specifications for next year’s Samsung Galaxy S7 to bring you, but surely only one of them, if either, will end up being correct.<p>The first report suggests that Samsung will try to make use …

Phones

The Wrong Way to Legalize Marijuana?

Ohio may be on the brink of creating America’s first marijuana ‘monopoly.’<p>On the surface, Ian James sounds like any other idealistic marijuana advocate: He’s critical of the war on drugs, he touts the economic and tax benefits of legalization and uses the familiar rebuttal against the “think of the …

Cannabis

Halloween: 10 of the best apps to spook on your smartphone

From vampires and witches to ghosts, zombies and monsters, here is our collection of Halloween-themed apps for mobile devices<p>It’s that time of year when things go bump in the night. Spooky things, obviously, rather than just your partner/neighbour/cat thumping the wall in anger when they fail at a …

No bats, no margaritas: the story behind Halloween’s ultimate spooky symbols

When it comes to Halloween mascots, bats rank right up there with ghosts, vampires and other things that go bump in the night. But much like the brooding Gotham superhero they inspired, bats are the misunderstood protectors of society.<p>These winged mammals have unfairly come to embody all that is …

Bram Stoker

Why People Will Pay to Feel Scared

A sociologist studies the allure of haunted houses.<p>People have been scaring each other on purpose for a while—ghost stories are part of many oral traditions—but the history of paying others to get scared is a bit shorter. One early instance of commodified fear dates back to the mid-1700s, when …

P. T. Barnum

35 Super Easy Halloween Costumes Procrastinators Can Pull Together

Everyone loves Halloween costumes, but they can also be kind of stressful. Once you’ve pinned down what the kids want to be, managed to find the perfect outfit for your pooch, <i>and</i> planned the *most* amazing Halloween party, then you’re really not left with much time to figure out your own seasonal …

Decorations
Crime

How an episode of The Simpsons is made

In 1996, <i>The Simpsons</i> passed <i>The Flintstones</i> as the longest running prime-time animated show. In the 30-year interim, the tenor of adult cartoons had shifted dramatically: <i>The Simpsons</i> was more caustic and puerile than <i>The Flintstones</i>, a shameless Stone Age remake of hit 1950s sitcom <i>The Honeymooners</i>. …

Inside Lamar Odom's not so sex-filled brothel binge

Lamar Odom was more sad sack than sex stud during his four-day stay at the Love Ranch — watching “Interstellar” and “Mad Max” with the two hookers who later found him passed out, and he often slept alone after herbal-Viagra-assisted sex sessions.<p>“When people hear about three- or four-day benders, …

Lamar Odom

This is the wireless router for people who hate wireless routers

The router provided by your ISP is likely to be terrible.<p>If you're unhappy with your speeds and range, you can go straight to the nuclear option if you'd like, but the $199.99 High Power Touch Screen AC1750 Wi-Fi Router is an interesting middle ground between power and accessibility.<p>The hardware …