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5 Types of Intermittent Fasting (and the 1 a Dietitian Recommends)

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Weight Loss

5 Things That Will Never Change About Mama June Even After Her Weight-Loss Transformation

They always say the inside matters much more than the outside. When it comes to <b>Mama June Shannon</b>, however, fans can't stop talking about her physical …

8 nutritionists reveal what they eat when they're craving something sweet

<b>Peanut butter and jelly</b><p>"One of my favorite treats is a good old-fashioned PBJ. The sweetness of a spoonful of jam atop that earthy, nutty peanut butter on a crispy, toasted slice of bread or bagel half makes me feel that I've had a real treat—even though it's actually healthy. I like BFree Brown …

5 Cancer-Fighting Foods—Plus What to Avoid

Over half the population will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lifetime, the newest studies tell us. While many factors contribute to …

Clara Hughes delivers inspiring talk on mental illness while struggling herself: ‘I’m still not out of it’

CALGARY — Sporting a brilliant blue blazer and her trademark smile, Clara Hughes delivered a commanding Ted-Talk style presentation this week at the …

Why I bought my daughter heroin

<b>What would you do if your child was a heroin addict suffering from acute withdrawal symptoms - disintegrating in front of your eyes - while waiting for rehab treatment to start? One mother from a village in the south-west of England describes how she ended up driving her daughter to town, and</b> …

This woman is boycotting before and after body photos to prove that eating disorders aren't always visible

Though National Eating Disorder Awareness week has come to a close, that doesn’t mean spreading awareness has to stop. After all, we’re still seeing …

Mental Health

Artist beautifully illustrates ABCs of mental health to help destroy stigma

One illustrator is using the alphabet to send a powerful message about mental health.<p>Bangalore-based artist Sonaksha Iyengar has launched a series of …

Mental Health

Could Probiotics Replace Prozac?

0<p>SHARES<p><i>Depression is a complex disease, but new research on mice is promising.</i><p><b>By Tom Jacobs</b><p>(Photo: Reymark Franke/Unsplash)<p>Not that long ago, people …

Scientists Have Found Some Much-Needed Clues About The Genetic Cause of Social Anxiety

We're getting closer to figuring this out.<p>Social anxiety disorder (SAD) can be a debilitating condition, but like many mental health disorders, …

This Artist Depicted Depression Through Photography & Her Work Will Leave You Speechless

Describing depression isn't easy. It's more than sadness. It's emptiness, hopelessness, a place so deep and dark that trying to explain it to someone …

Art

The New Head of the EPA Is a Dangerous, Science-Denying Buffoon

Scott Pruitt doesn't believe in climate change science. Also, we're doomed.<p>Scott Pruitt is perhaps an <i>unconventional</i> choice, shall we say, to head Donald Trump's EPA, considering how often he <i>sued</i> the agency during his tenure as Oklahoma's attorney general. But the fact that his agenda for addressing …

What You Need to Know About Trump’s Proposed Climate Cuts

Proposed reductions in environmental and scientific agencies could have big impacts, from the Great Lakes to public health. Here’s what it means.<p>In a sharp break with scientific consensus, the new administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says that carbon dioxide’s role in the …

Lake Erie

This tiny program keeps our coasts safe. So Trump’s gutting it, of course | Salon.com

“My initial reaction [to the news] was horror and disgust,” said Jim Eckman, director at California Sea Grant. “I think we’re facing a much graver crisis that we’re going to have to deal with.”Though hardly a household name, Sea Grant funds important work, supporting over 3,000 scientists and …

Trump Administration

Roundtable: How to Respond if the U.S. Withdraws from Paris?

Donald Trump’s election as President of the United States has raised serious concerns about whether the U.S. will continue to work with its international partners on climate change. At this critical juncture, we ask experts from China, the U.S., and India, how countries might ratchet up their …

Great Barrier Reef bleached for unprecedented second year running

A mass bleaching event is taking its toll on the Great Barrier Reef for an unprecedented second year in a row, a Queensland government agency has confirmed.<p>The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has declared widespread damage from an underwater heatwave after a single day of aerial surveys …

Great Barrier Reef

Amplification of Cretaceous Warmth by Biological Cloud Feedbacks

That’s the title of an article in <i>Science</i> today (available here with subs.) I’m giving a talk this morning so don’t have a lot of time to comment on …

Leonardo DiCaprio Invests in Farmed Fish Company, Calls Ocean Exploitation a 'Crisis'

Fish—which is loaded with protein, vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acids—is among the healthiest foods on the planet, and that's not to mention that …

Aquaponics

Freaky February: Last month’s spring-like warmth was a product of climate change

February’s warmth was 13 times more likely than it was 120 years ago<p>A bonanza of heat records fell throughout February in almost all quarters of the U.S. and research released on Wednesday shows that this pervasive spring-like warmth was made possible by climate change.<p>The rise in planetary heat …

Trump’s proposed NOAA cuts would disarm our coasts in the face of rising seas, scientists say

A proposed White House budget for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration could put coastal communities throughout the nation at a major disadvantage as they struggle to adapt to threats from sea-level rise, severe storms and other climate-related events, scientists and other experts …

What's Really Warming the World? Climate deniers blame natural factors; NASA data proves otherwise

Methodology<p>NASA's Model<p>Researchers who study the Earth's climate create models to test their assumptions about the causes and trajectory of global …

Samsung Galaxy S8 to have bigger 'infinity' display, insiders say

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 will come in two sizes, have an almost bezel-less, edge-to-edge “infinity” display and an iris scanner, the Guardian has learned.<p>The Galaxy S8 will be announced in late March and go on sale on or around 21 April, later than the originally planned launch at Mobile World Congress …

Galaxy S8

Trump’s uninhabitable world: The EPA starts to remove Obama-era information from its site

Federal climate plans, tribal assistance programs and references to international cooperation have been stricken<p>The Environmental Protection Agency’s website has begun to transform under the Trump administration.<p>A group of researchers have found what are likely the first steps in a major overhaul …

12 Books Every Woman Should Read Right Now

Recommended reading for 2016<p>This year (let's face it, every year) was a complicated one to be a woman in America. There were undeniably exhilarating highs as we collectively watched the acheivements of women athletes at the summer Olympics; the glorious heights attained by young women like Simone …

Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and 18 others commit $1 billion to new cleantech fund, Breakthrough Energy Ventures

Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Vinod Khosla, Jack Ma, John Doerr and 15 other high-profile investors have formed a new venture firm, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, that will pour at least $1 billion into cleantech companies over the next 20 years.<p>The firm’s goal, according to its own website, will be: “to …

Goldman Says Oil Production Cuts Could Add $6 to Its Per-Barrel Forecast

Goldman Sachs said the formal agreement by non-OPEC oil producers this weekend in Vienna to help curb output was reached with a goal of …

Syrian general says Aleppo offensive in final stages | Reuters

ALEPPO, Syria/BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army and its allies are in the “last moments before declaring victory” in Aleppo, a Syrian military source said, after rebel defenses collapsed on Monday, leaving insurgents in a tiny, heavily bombarded pocket of ground.<p>A Reuters journalist in the …

Fed turns to Trump agenda with rate hike nearly in the bag | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve inaugurates the Trump era this week with a near-certain interest rate increase and new economic forecasts providing a first glimpse into whether the U.S. election has reshaped the central bank’s growth and inflation outlook.<p>Fed fund futures show a 97 …