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Electronic implant in 'Spock' nerve could reverse rheumatoid arthritis

A simple electronic implant into the 'Spock' nerve could reverse the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, clinical trials in the Netherlands have shown.<p>The vagus nerve has been called the ‘captain’ of all nerves because it is linked to so many crucial parts of the body including the heart and the …

10 Remarkable Habits of the Most Passionate People

Whether in business, politics, or entertainment, folks with passion have the ability to cause a stir, get our hearts beating, and spark passion in us as well. This is how they do it.<p>Exploring how successful people conduct their lives can motivate and guide our own. Sometimes, while seeking deeper …

Try This Vegan Pesto Zoodle Dish for Your Next Dinner

The long-anticipated spring is here! We got warmer weather, flowers and amazing produce in season, which calls for yummy spring dinner recipes. I like to cook with seasonal ingredients, because it’s a cheap and fun way to consume your veggies. The zucchini noodle (or zoodle) dish has been in the …

Food

Baba Ghanoush Recipe - Real Food

1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C, or gas mark 6).<p>2. Slice the eggplants in half, lengthwise. Prick the skin with a fork. Brush the …

15 No-Waste Healthy Recipes to Celebrate Earth Day

We love to practice being green on a daily basis, whether it’s taking eco-friendly tips from Shailene Woodley or using up leftovers in food scrap recipes. Rather than just trying to avoid foods that are bad for the environment, we thought we’d commemorate this Earth Day with some recipes that …

Best Motivational Speech Ever: Secrets to Success, How Bad Do you Want it [Full Speech]

Top 3 TED Talks On Successful Leadership

<b>Here’s Our Top 3 TED Talks On Successful Leadership</b><p>We’ve chosen three of our favourite TED Talks by industry experts – Richard Branson, Sheryl …

A Pumpkin Pie So Good, No One Will Know It's Vegan

Pumpkin pie sounds healthy — I mean, it’s made from pumpkins, right? — but the crust is mostly butter and white flour, and the cream in the filling …

Step Up Your Breakfast Game with These Scrambled Egg Breakfast "Muffins"

Experts say that one of the major keys to aging gracefully is eating right—but, let's be real, no one is going to come to your apartment at noon on a …

Driving The Utah National Parks - 9 Day Road Trip

The Utah National Parks are some of my favorite places I’ve ever been. The entire state is such a beautiful destination, offering an incredibly …

10 Lessons in Zen Leadership Practiced by Legendary Coach Phil Jackson

Healthy Pantry Staples That Are Way Better When They’re Homemade: 3 Easy Recipes

Making your own healthy pantry staples at home has its advantages: It can be more affordable, it’s guaranteed to be fresh, and it can often taste even better than the store-bought version. No one knows this better than Vanessa Packer, the cofounder of wellness site Bonberi and of the cult-favorite …

Breakfast

17 Ways to Cook With Sumac, Your Next New Pantry Obsession

Sumac is the best seasoning you're not using. It's lemony, astringent, and tangy—and we love adding it to these 17 recipes.<p><b>Sumac isn't a pantry staple across America—yet</b>. But with its bright, astringent flavor and use-it-with-everything versatility, this deep red Middle Eastern spice is ready for …

Recipes

The 9 Spring Whites You Need to Be Drinking Now

Hopefully these nine wines will inspire these righteous efforts.<p>As spring rears its damned gorgeous head and fills the air with the sweet perfumed scents of life "in bloom," it must be met with equally explosive white wines of aromatic intensity and bright fruit character. So much intensity that …

Napa Valley

Stick-On Tattoo Measures Blood Sugar Without Needles

Sweet news for diabetics<p>Diabetics often prick their fingers up to eight times a day to check their blood sugar. Researchers have long looked for a solution that provides constant monitoring without being so invasive, and researchers at the University of California San Diego have come up with a new …

Why 'Emotional Intelligence' Is The Most Important Personality Trait You Can Have

He's well-educated, good at his job and was once tipped for the political heights.<p>But his behaviour that came to light as a result of the "Plebgate" saga showed him to lack another ingredient which is increasingly being seen as vital in an effective leader: emotional intelligence.<p>Emotional …

Science says the smartest teams share these 3 traits

Would they finally figure out how solve poverty? Establish a colony on Mars? End the California drought?<p>The answer, unfortunately, is probably not.<p>As it turns out, <b>groups full of intelligent people do not make the most intelligent teams</b>, at least according to two recent studies from a group of …