Laura Rozo

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There's a Smartphone Showdown Brewing Between Apple, Samsung

Get ready for the smartphone slapdown of the summer.<p>Samsung and Apple are both expected to announce new phones in the next few weeks. If the leaks are any indication, the flagship devices should make this an especially enticing year for tech.<p>"This is going to be one of the biggest years of the …

How can PTSD trigger Alzheimer's disease? Study sheds light

More and more evidence is suggesting that developing post-traumatic stress disorder early in life can raise the risk of dementia in old age. New …

Neuroscience

25 Books Every Book Lover Should Read

Books have the power to inspire our imagination, transport us to faraway worlds, and make us think and feel deeply. Luckily, bibliophiles of all ages …

Scientists Find 15 Amazing Benefits Of Listening To Music

If you love listening to music, you’re in good company. Charles Darwin once remarked, “If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule …

We Need to Train Mental Health Professionals to Treat Maternal Mental Health Disorders

<i>By Christiane Manzella, PhD, FT, clinical director of the Seleni Institute, a nonprofit mental health and wellness center for women and mothers in New York City.</i><p>Up to 20 percent of childbearing women will experience a perinatal mood or anxiety disorder (PMAD), such as postpartum depression. A …

35 Scary-Sweet Halloween Cake Recipes

October has arrived! That means it’s time to get those spooky and sweet recipes ready for fright night. While Halloween is usually all about the candy, cakes are bigger <i>and</i> better. If you’re looking to bake up your first spook-filled dessert, check out these scary beauts to enjoy on All Hallows’ Eve.<p>…

Dessert

4 Lessons From TED Talks on How to Find Inner Calm and Happiness | Inc.com

How much time do you intend to spend reading this post? A couple of minutes? A few seconds? The problem with our modern lives is that we're always pushing so hard to get our work done, visit that exciting new place, and connect with our many friends in social media and real life that we're in too …

Meditation

7 Sleep Experts Share What They Do When They Can't Doze Off

Use their secrets to score more shuteye, stat.

Sleep

The most uplifting playlist ever, according to a neuroscientist

The list was commissioned by British electronics brand Alba, which had done a large survey of customers around the UK and Ireland — asking everything from their basic music taste to what sounds they listen to to feel happier.<p>According to Jolij's blog:<p>Basically, they asked me whether I could find a …

The World's Top 20 Cities, According to That Dude Who Visited Every Country

<i>By: Gunnar Garfors</i><p><i>Credit: Courtesy of Gunnar Garfors</i><p>I've been to a few cities in my quest to visit all 198 countries in the world, and I've written a book about it called <i>198: How I Ran Out of Countries</i>. But this list is about the top 20 cities that I love -- based on the people, the food, the fun, …

Never Go to a Touristy Restaurant Again

<i>How to know where not to go—wherever in the world you may be.</i><p><i><br>Even Italy has bad food. This pizza place from Gabriele Bonci is not one of them.</i><p>People who have traveled with me will tell you the saddest they have ever seen me is when I eat a bad meal abroad. I of course plan trips around what kind of …