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Another Amazing Connection Between Gut Bacteria And Cognitive Functioning Found By OSU Researchers

Researchers from Oregon State University have discovered a new link between cognitive functioning and gut bacteria. Science involving bacteria in the …

How Intermittent Fasting Can Help You Lose Weight

There are many different ways to lose weight. One that has become popular in recent years is called intermittent fasting (1). This is a way of eating …

Article - Chinese Herbal Remedies for Depression, Anxiety, Insomnia, and Psychosis

In China, before the twentieth century, all mental illnesses were treated exclusively with herbal medicine. Since Chinese doctors have been keeping …

Mental Health

The Anti-Inflammatory Diet - Foods That Heal

<b>What is Inflammation?</b> <br>Inflammation is a natural process with the biological purpose to initiate healing by increasing circulation. It is a complex …

Eating Too Many Sweets and Not Enough Vegetables? Start Doing This

New research shows that cooking at home helps you make smarter food choices<p>The greatest tool for trimming your six-pack may be a sharp chef’s knife. (Don’t take that literally.) A study in the <i>American Journal of Preventive Medicine</i> found that the more time men spent cooking, the better they …

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15 Books All 20 Somethings Should Read To Know More About The World

Tom Rowsell<p>Read full profile<p>Fresh shoots tentatively probe the air while their roots have yet to find purchase. The more firmly they are rooted, the …

"Sit Up Straight!" The Mental Health Benefits of Good Posture

<b>Coping with Stress</b><p>Remember when your mother told you to "sit up straight?" Apart from what your mother may have considered proper decorum, good posture appears to have many surprising mental health benefits. A recent breakthrough study coming from The University of Auckland concluded that sitting …

10 classic Mad Men-era cocktails

Skulls, Death and Memento Mori On The Street Art Scene

Oh death, the world simply brims with it. Naturally so do the streets.<p>We've been able to cheat it, cavort and dance with it, even bargain with it but, so far, we have been unable to win the fight. Everyone succumbs. "Remember you shall die", or Memento mori, is the Medieval Latin theory that we …

Iranian photojournalist Kaveh Golestan's Prostitute Series at Photo London - Telegraph

Mindful Eating, ADHD and Nutrition

With or without ADHD, in the moment most of us do not attend much to eating. We tear through a favorite food with little awareness at all. We make choices around food to eat or buy without much thought.<p>The words attention deficit are so strongly associated with attention deficit/hyperactivity …

ADHD

Wine etiquette: 7 do’s and don’ts

The road to wine enjoyment is often paved with potholes of snobbery and trepidation. Are you drinking the right wine? Are you pairing it with the right dish? Are you serving it the right way?<p>It’s enough to put you off your pinot.<p>Don’t waste time worrying. Here are seven do’s and don’ts to help you …

Wine Cellars

A gentleman’s guide to vintage champagne

When it comes to bubbles, not all champagne is created equal. Some of the most famous champagne brands in the world, such as Dom Pérignon, Salon and …

Bitters: how best to use botanical tinctures in your cocktails

The point of bitters is to make your drink bespoke. Try a dash or two<p>“You’re writing about bitters – great beers!” my husband said. But no, with respect to him and Britain’s brewers, I'm going to talk about something far more chic and high fashion. And bitters – those little, apothecary-like …

Can Neuroscience Teach Us About Winemaking? - Neuroskeptic

By Neuroskeptic | March 22, 2015 5:52 am<p>Modern winemakers may have erred when they switched to producing high alcohol wines. <b>According to a new paper</b>, …

Serragghia is the new obscure wine that will wow your oenophile friends

There is a great deal of anxiety about wine—how to drink it (that link helpfully suggests “obtain wine”), how to choose it, and when to bring it to a party (paywall).<p>Then there is the wine-loving friend. How to serve them a bottle, lest you trumpet an out-of-fashion Burgundy and be shamed? Often …

Costa Rica Goes 75 Days Completely on Renewable Energy

© Sputnik / Taras Litvinenko<p>Solar Power Likely to Become Cheaper Than Coal, Gas by 2025 - Study<p>The state-run Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE) …

The 40-Year-Old Vintage Apartment By Chi-Torch Designs

Meet Artemisia Gentileschi, The Feminist Contemporary Of Caravaggio

In the past 100 years, Artemisia Gentileschi has become one of the most recognizable painters from the 17th century, male or female. Her …

Art

UBS Art Collection

<b>David Schnell</b><i><br>Cirrus</i>, 2007<p>Why collect art? "We are a large corporation, you've got to put something on the walls," says Jacqueline Lewis, Curator for the Americas at UBS. More seriously she adds, "We want to create an interesting and stimulating environment for our clients, as well as our …

Warm Espresso & Rum Digestif (Ponce Livornese)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: The ultimate cold weather after dinner pick-me-up -- like a hot toddy but with espresso.</i><p>Tuscany's port town of Livorno is famous for its …

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The 5 must-have books on whiskey, American cocktails, and moonshine

In honor of that transition, we found five great books on the liquor.<p>Some go through the history of whiskey, others include recipes for American whiskey cocktails, and one even tells you how to make your own moonshine (!).<p>So whether you want to educate yourself, or are thinking of getting a nice …

How ‘Parks and Rec’s’ Ron Swanson Became the Unlikely Libertarian Hero of the Obama Era

The acclaimed NBC comedy <i>Parks and Recreation</i>, starring Amy Poehler and Chris Pratt, airs its series finale Tuesday evening. The show, which premiered …

Libertarianism

New Product Development Lessons From America's Leading Mixologists

The Harvard Business School Case, <i>El Bulli: A Taste of Innovation</i>, provides business lessons from the way Ferran Adria innovates (the Catalan chef, thought by many to be the most creative chef in history) and it truly changed my life. Ferran’s methods inspired both my book, <i>Catalyzing Innovation</i> and …

Whiskey vs Whisky: what's the difference?

<b>Whiskey vs Whisky– what’s the difference, anyway?</b><p>Whiskey is one of those alcohols you can’t help but love! Not only is it an uber-strong drink, but …

Oliver Apt. Bomb Bar

Posted in Living<p>There are many common bonds between ammo and alcohol. Like, getting loaded, for instance… applies to both weapons and whiskey …

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