Kimberly Lenderts

43 Flips | 8 Magazines | 13 Likes | @KimberlyLen4hpn | Keep up with Kimberly Lenderts on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kimberly Lenderts”

'Gene map for depression' sparks hopes of new generation of treatments

Scientists have raised hopes for more effective treatments for depression, a condition that affects over 300 million people globally, after mapping out the genetic foundations of the mental disorder in unprecedented detail.<p>In the world’s largest investigation into the impact of DNA on the mental …

Depression

One of Estonia’s first “e-residents” explains what it means to have digital citizenship

An online community survey recently asked me where I’m based. Without hesitation, I answered “Estonia.” You might ask: as a US citizen, why in the world did I do that? But as crazy as it may sound, Estonia is the country to which I feel most loyal today. I am one of the country’s first …

Estonia

Researchers Identify Five Different Types of Diabetes, Not Just Type 1 and Type 2

For many years, diabetes cases have largely been classified as either type 1 or type 2. But a new study suggests that there may actually be five …

RightEye’s portable eye-tracking test catches concussions and reading problems in five minutes

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, but physiologically speaking, they’re really windows to the brain.<p>RightEye looks through that window to detect common but often subtle vision issues resulting from concussions and other brain troubles. Its quick, portable eye-tracking station can tell …

Eye Tracking

New studies zero in on roots of depression and why ketamine reverses it

Understanding the biology may help us develop more targeted therapies.<p>While we have a number of treatments available for clinical depression, many of …

Neuroscience

This Is What Happens to Your Brain When You Don't Get Enough Sleep

Sleep is a basic biological necessity that profoundly affects our day-to-day life as well as our long-term well-being. After just one bad night's …

This group trains women to run for office. Here’s how one outraged, post-Trump class fared.

<b>The morning of Nov. 9, 2016,</b> found Kate Ranta sobbing under her quilt. She had taken to bed in her modest Alexandria, Va., apartment the night before, when it became clear which way the presidential election was going. Now, furious and heartbroken, she could not bring herself to get up.<p>Across the …

The 10 Best Movies Awards Season Forgot

Just because they weren't Best Picture-worthy, that doesn't mean they're not worth your time.<p>The Golden Globes are behind us and the Oscars are ahead of us, which means it’s that time of year when we all get to vent about snubs, bicker about why so-and-so deserves it over other-so-and-so, and …

The 20 Best Netflix Original Movies

The platform's put out daring documentaries, riveting dramas, and quality comedies. We ranked the best of 'em by their Rotten Tomatoes Critic</i> …

Scientists Hope to Use Stem Cells to Reverse Death in Controversial Study

Back From The Dead<p>Researchers seem to be setting their sights on increasingly lofty goals when it comes to the human body – from the world’s first …

7 Google hacks to use on your next vacation

Just a few days before embarking on a road trip through Northern Spain, my brother (who does not work for Google, but is a computer nerd), informed …

Maps

This Is The Destination We Most Want To Visit In 2017

This Is The Only Place We Want To Go This Year<p>It's an Asian country that shares borders with China and India.<p>For so many reasons! For starters, …

Joy Bauer's Drop 10 TODAY grocery list

This list provides the ingredients you’ll need to follow the Drop 10 Meal Plan. Before heading to the store, be sure to review the food plan (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and figure out which meals and recipes you will — and will not — be eating so you can cross off unnecessary items.</i> …

Snacks

Were Humans to Go Extinct, Should the Species Be Revived?

NEW YORK — If humans were to go extinct, would it be ethical to revive the species, to allow us to live once more on this blue planet?<p>It's a tough …

No more 'superbugs'? Maple syrup extract enhances antibiotic action

Antibiotics save lives every day, but there is a downside to their ubiquity. High doses can kill healthy cells along with infection-causing bacteria, …

The X-Factor in Infertility and Neurological Health

Like so many momentous events in the lives of young women, this one began with a missed period. Julia<p>*had been on oral contraceptives for years, but …

6 Anti-Aging Foods You Should Try

Would you rather add years to your life or life to your years? There are anti-aging foods that may help you do both.<p>Diet appears to play a role in …

This Mesmerising Time-Lapse of Cell Division Is Real, And It's Spectacular

This is life.<p>If you've ever wondered what cell division actually looks like, this incredible time-lapse by francischeefilms on YouTube gives you the …

How to turn your iPhone or Android smartphone into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

The Lost Ancestral Peanut Of The South Is Revived

A tiny pink peanut is not a white rhinoceros. Nor is it a green turtle or a Bengal tiger. But until a few years ago the Carolina African runner peanut — at one time, the South's most praised peanut, packed with flavor and rich with oil — was much like the rhinoceros and turtle and tiger. That is, …

Our Children's Eating Habits Might Not Seem Troublesome On The Surface, But They're A Ticking Timebomb

Hands up: who often takes the kids out for a burger and fries when you're out for the day shopping? After all, it's cheap, filling and they've been …

Ice Cream

These 15-minute recipes from Thug Kitchen will help you cook “fast as f*ck”

The Thug Kitchen ethos is definitely not one of subtlety. (This is, after all, the vegan recipe site that proclaims “This is the only website …

Vegan Recipes

Stovetop Thanksgiving Is More Than Possible—It’s Miraculous

What's an oven anyway?<p>Ovens are overrated. There, I said it. Take this example: Due to some high-level NYC apartment bullshit, I've been sans oven for six months. I haven't died or gone broke eating out. In fact, I've learned that you don't need an oven to eat well. You don't need an oven to host a …

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

mashed potatoes

This Biotech's Stock Is Soaring after Promising Depression Drug Trial Results

Alkermes’ (alks) shares soared more than 30% in Friday trading after news that its experimental drug for severe depression hit its goal in a clinical …

How to go from private eye to startup CEO raising $23 million in funding

Luke Anear has gone from spying on people who had been injured at work to trying to prevent the accident in the first place.<p>The founder of Australian …

Healthy Twists on Fall Favorites

What's the perfect cure for pumpkin spice fatigue? These out-of-the-box recipes from Pinterest queen and Little Bits Of blogger Kelsey Preciado, who created some wildly inventive uses for fall’s fresh harvest.<p><b>If you love sweet potatoes, try: Sweet Potato Toast With Avocado</b><p>Packed with vitamin A, …

Recipes

Here’s Exactly How Helpful It Is to Consult Dr. Google

Are you sitting down? Here is some news that will rattle you to your core: When it comes to figuring out health problems, the internet is less …

Medicine

How to Make the World’s Best Mashed Potatoes

All you need is four ingredients and a craving for comfort food<p>When I was much, much younger, I made instant (organic) mashed potatoes, thinking it was the most modern thing.<p>But then I realized making mashed potatoes from scratch was just as easy and so much more delicious.<p><b>Related:</b> Why You Should …

IS BULLETPROOF COFFEE FOR REAL?

ASK US ANYTHING<p>Surprise, surprise: The latest diet fad isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.<p><b>Q:</b> <b>“Everyone in my office is talking about Bulletproof Coffee.</b></b> …