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Cause of polycystic ovary syndrome discovered at last

The most common cause of female infertility – polycystic ovary syndrome – may be caused by a hormonal imbalance before birth. The finding has led to …

What is the 'Sarick effect' in Psychology?

This refers to a form of persuasion wherein a person who wishes to convince a hostile audience about an issue can do so effectively by first arguing …

How do you strengthen hip flexors?

People who sit for extended periods of time are at a high risk of developing tight hip flexors. When hip flexors are tight, a person may experience …

Yoga

The Makers Of 'Leeroy Jenkins' Didn't Think Anyone Would Believe It Was Real

It was one of the first memes ever, a viral sensation that went mainstream back when people still used dial-up internet. Yet the cameraman behind …

A Dietitian's Cheat Sheet For Eating Low-Carb

You're interested in eating low-carb to lose weight because you've seen other people's success eating this way, but you have tons of questions. Can I eat fruit? What about whole grains or whole-wheat pasta? And if so, how much? You definitely don't want to go completely carb-free because you know …

Nutrition

Here's the Best Way to Make Your Exercise Habit Stick

It’s not always easy to convince yourself to exercise after a long day of work. (Ok, it’s <i>never</i> easy.) But people who consistently manage to do it may …

Burned Out? This 1 Habit Will Ensure You Never Burn Out Again | Inc.com

At the end of every year, I make it a point to do some serious reflecting.<p>Part of my reflection process this year has entailed taking a hard look at "burnout."<p>Burnout feels like you've hit a wall.<p>Every entrepreneur knows the feeling.<p>Burnout can happen at the end of the day, on Friday at the end of …

Productivity

10 shocking things that happen to your body when you're vitamin D deficient

When it comes to our health, we all try our best to manage the essentials, but it happens to all of us — you walk out of your house or apartment on …

Wellness

I tried a sensory deprivation tank like Eleven in "Stranger Things" – my world turned upside down

Eleven steps off the gymnasium floor and into the kiddie pool her friends have crafted for her. She places goggles covered in duct tape over her eyes …

Meditation

Professional Organizers Share Their Ultimate Speed-Cleaning Routines

Keeping up with an ever-expanding list of cleaning chores can get overwhelming. So, what’s the secret to making it more manageable? Breaking your …

22-Year-Old Virginia Woman Mauled to Death by Her Dogs While Taking Them for a Walk: Sheriff

A young woman who didn’t return home from a walk with her two dogs was found mauled to death in a wooded area of Virginia Thursday night, authorities …

Crime

“Tyrant and Entitled!” – Here’s the lowdown on why Omarosa was FIRED and why she blew up at John Kelly…

It turns out Omarosa didn’t resign after all, but was actually fired by Chief of Staff John Kelly because of what’s said to be “tyrant and entitled” …

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

How Doug Jones Destroyed Roy Moore’s Whole Shtick with One Well-Chosen Verb

For years, Republicans have been expert at using just the right words to demean Democrats. Doug Jones turned those tables in a big way. Democrats …

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Rice Calories Can Be Cut in Half With This Trick

A cup of white rice has about 200 calories—not insignificant, considering it’s most often used as a small part of a larger dish. But there’s an easy, …

Netflix’s ‘Wormwood’ is a haunting year-end binge

Frank Olson, a nonmilitary scientist working at a United States Army research lab, perished following a supposed fall from a Manhattan hotel. His …

Netflix Original

Science Is Getting Closer to Explaining The Mystery of Déjà Vu

Like trying to remember a dream that's slipping away.<p>It's one of the oddest sensations. That feeling where you are in a new situation, or a …

9 countries that are relatively easy for Americans to move to

When it's time to leave the country for a spell — half a year, maybe, or for the rest of your life, who knows? — your very bones tell you. Your feet twitch. You fidget. You start absentmindedly petting any globes you come across. That urge to pick up and go is a powerful sensation. Then your brain …

United Kingdom

Woman’s Severed Head With Rubber Balls Replacing Eyes Is Mystery Still Baffling Police — Who Is She?

A teen happened upon a gruesome find of a woman’s severed head with the eyes closed and the mouth wide open lying in the woods just 10-yards off to …

4 Foods You Can Eat Every Day And Not Gain One Pound, According To A Trainer

When you're trying to lose weight, it seems like every food is off limits. You're being so cautious about calories, fat grams, and carbs that you may …

Nutrition

A nine-step plan for conquering social anxiety that won’t overwhelm you

A couple weeks ago, I found myself at an intimate dinner party. Normally I feel confident and outgoing at social events. But as the host brought out a third course that rivaled a Michelin Star restaurant, I found myself overwhelmed with anxiety and shame.<p><i>I don’t belong here,</i> I thought. These <i>people</i> …

Woman Gets Pregnant While Already Pregnant: Rare 'Twin' Case Explained

A California woman became pregnant while she was already pregnant, in an extremely rare case that resulted in her carrying "twins" with two different …

Molecular Biology

Drink this an hour before bed and get 84 extra minutes of sleep

Struggling to get a good night’s sleep?<p>If you want an extra 84 minutes of a slumber every night, it’s time to ditch the cocoa for a different drink …

Hail to the chief: cyclist gives Trump the middle finger

The president of the United States is used to being saluted, but a cyclist in Virginia put her own particular slant on the tradition on Saturday when she was overtaken by Donald Trump’s motorcade.<p>Russia inquiry: Trump sends barrage of angry tweets as charges reported<p>Read more<p>The woman on her bike …

Donald Trump

'Detox' from overly processed foods: Why and how to cut back

<b>(CNN) —</b> If nutrition headlines catch your attention, you've probably heard the advice to eat more fresh, whole foods and consume fewer processed foods.<p>It sounds straightforward enough, and you may have chosen to abide by this "food rule." But like many topics in nutrition, the advice is not as …

The war against Pope Francis

Pope Francis is one of the most hated men in the world today. Those who hate him most are not atheists, or protestants, or Muslims, but some of his own followers. Outside the church he is hugely popular as a figure of almost ostentatious modesty and humility. From the moment that Cardinal Jorge …

Christianity

Peek Inside This Converted Caboose Tiny House For Sale

Creating a comfortable residence when you have limited space requires sacrifice, ingenuity – and in the case of this train caboose tiny home known as …

Not All Lentils Are Created Equal—Which Variety Is Right for You?

Lentils are one of the most nutritious and versatile plant-based proteins. The pulse is a cousin to peas and beans, and originated in Asia and North …

You've Probably Been Taking Notes Wrong -- Here Are 5 Ways to Fix It

Disorganized or ineffective note-taking could be hurting your bottom line.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the Information Age, one of the primary challenges we face is how to process and store all the data available to us so that we can use it. With so many stimuli …