Lisa DuRoss

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Breakthrough Research: Most Cancers can Be Cured in 2 to 6 Weeks

You’ve probably heard the term “cancer can be treated with the convention chemotherapy treatments and prescribed medications”. But do you actually …

Gigi Hadid Reveals the Packing Mistake She Never Makes

Gigi Hadid travels <i>a lot</i>. You're probably already aware of her knack for standout airport style—she can pull off everything from an army …

Friday's Amazon Deals You Have to See

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, August</i> …

Maximize Your Workout by Recovering Like a Champ

If you've been watching the Olympics, you've likely noticed some pretty intense recovery methods for the world's best athletes. From cupping and …

The Kind Of Friends I Want

I want good friends who show up, friends who tell the truth. I want friends who can look me in the eye and tell me that I am a total fool, a complete …

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How to Get Rid of Those Pit Stains Once and for All

Saving your white shirts isn't as hard as you think.<p><i>Jolie Kerr is a cleaning expert and advice columnist. She'll be here</i> <i>every week</i> <i>helping to answer your filthiest questions. Are you dirty?</i> <i>Email her</i><i>.</i><p><b>I have quite a few T-shirts that have gross stains in the armpits. Some of them have actually</b> …

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This website lets you book private jet rides that are cheaper than some commercial flights

Stratajet bills itself as "the world's first online private jet marketplace," using technology to pull up real-time prices and availability for aircraft, much like Skyscanner or Expedia except for private jets.<p>Though it's not the only private jet booking website online, it's the first to let users …

5 Reasons You Should Start a Business With Your Best Friend

There's no way to sugar coat it: starting a business is really hard. In a young business, you have to wear many hats. Nothing happens without you making it happen. And, you're competing against established players with a lot more resources than you have. What you do have is passion, energy, and …

Business Strategy

10 Best TED Talks About Healthy Living

Put in your earbuds and get a dose of now-you-know.<p>TED, the nonprofit platform committed to ideas worth spreading, is one heck of a treasure trove. …

TED Talks

6 TED Talks You Should Watch To Up Your Mindset

Engaging your mind is the best way to keep it sharp, but in the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s easy to fall into a slump. If you need a mental pick-me-up, check out these fascinating TED Talks. Get inspired. Get engaged. Give your brain a boost.<p><b>1. Daniel Levitin: How To Stay Calm When You</b> …

TED Talks

Ultra rare Beatles record that lay in attic for 50 years up for sale

LONDON — A spectacularly rare Beatles record that lay forgotten in a loft for half a century is set to go on sale.<p>A 10-inch recording of "Till There …

Science Says There Are 4 Types of Introverts: Which One Are You?

Being an introvert isn’t a bad thing — sure, small talk might not be your favorite activity, but you’re definitely a pro at making your alone time rock. Thanks to Susan Cain’s bestseller <i>Quiet</i>, the whole world learned what many of us already knew: Introverts are awesome. Wellesley Psychology …

El Niño is unleashing ants all over Bay Area homes

As more days of rain gather on the horizon, you may want to arm yourself with more than an umbrella.<p>Pest control companies around the Bay Area are reporting a sizable increase in ant infestations as El Niño rains drive ants indoors seeking shelter. Might want to load up on ant killer, if you aren't …

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4 Ways Your Workout Should Change After You Turn 40

There’s no getting around biology: with the passage of time, we all become a little stiffer, squishier, wobblier. But that said, the 40-something you …

The Secret Remedies Opera Singers Use to Avoid Getting a Cold

The second you feel a tickle in your throat—try these methods.<p>The biggest applause at the opera always goes to those long notes that seem like they might never end. And when they do, you’re both impressed at the fortitude of the singer and relieved no glass broke like it always does in cartoons. …

Alternative Medicine

Answers to the 10 Most Searched Beauty and Fitness Questions of 2015

What are lip fillers?<p>Today, Google released its 2015 year-end report of the most searched and top trending topics on the search engine. And because many of the beauty and fitness questions you had were the same beauty and fitness questions <i>we</i> had, we dug up answers to the top 10 talked about …

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Fall Survival Guide 101: How to Wash Your Sweaters at Home

Once the temperatures dip, fall brings many things: changes in leaves, pumpkin spice everything, and our favorite ... sweater weather. There is …

Why Creating a Meaningful Morning Routine Will Make You More Successful

For the majority of my child and adult life I never considered myself a “morning person.” I was a night owl. During my architecture school career I …

What to Eat Before and After Every Kind of Workout

You'll be amazed at the difference it makes.<p>While eating clean, balanced meals is a great way to supplement any exercise regime, when you think about it, it doesn't really make sense to fuel up for yoga the same way you would for a long run. Curious as to what kind of foods <i>do</i> make sense to eat …

These Five Products Will Transform Your Bath Into a Restorative Soak

Bath time regularly loses out to commute time, dinnertime, and <i>Housewives</i> reunion time. But we’re willing to bet you’ll set aside an hour (or three) …

4 Secrets to the Perfect Plank

<b>Think What You'd Do if You Were About to Get Sucker-Punched</b><br>Once you're all lined up, you have to stay there. So consider what you’d do if someone came up, fists flying, prepared to sock you in the belly (aside from feeling outraged, of course). You'd firm up your midsection to absorb the blow by …

8 Things It Took Parenthood to Teach Me About My Own Parents

At least a few times a day, I find myself acting or speaking in a way I swore I never would -- like a parent. Like my parents, more specifically. It still surprises me every time, as I remember being a child and promising myself I would do things differently. That was, of course, because I was only …

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How To Have a Vineyard Wedding Like Lauren Conrad

Just like her clothes, her apartment and—let's be honest—her life, Lauren Conrad's wedding was perfect to a T. The lifestyle guru and her husband …

How to Hand-Wash Your Sweaters at Home

Because I'm willing to bet you've heard it a hundred times but <i>still</i> don't believe it, I'll say it again: Washing pieces by hand is easier than you think and completely worth it for extending the life, shape, and general well-being of your clothing. Sweater season is so close I can smell it, and all …

What Journalist Lizzie O'Leary Wants Women to Know About Endometriosis

The reporter's battle with endometriosis recently forced her to step down from her high-powered gig as a CNN correspondent. But how did her chronic condition go undiagnosed for more than two decades?<p>"The first time I ever went to the ER with terrible abdominal pain, I was 14, and my doctors thought …

This Is What Endometriosis Feels Like

The pain is deep and heavy, almost as though I'm being pulled down by gravity. It's a soreness, sometimes a pinch or a twinge or even a stab -- but nearly always it is just deep and full, almost like a moan that stays always in a low octave. There are times, at night as I find I can't move because …

The One Nutrient Everyone Needs

Doctors have long known the health powers of glutathione. But only now can you pop it daily to get its unparalleled benefits.<p>"Glutathione is your body's most powerful antioxidant and detoxifying agent, and it's also something of a well-kept secret," says Dr. Frank Lipman, Integrative and Functional …

Foods For Clear Skin

To keep blemishes at bay, try incorporating the following seven foods, recommended by nationally recognized dietitian and nutritionist Elisa Zied, author of <i>YOUNGER NEXT WEEK: Your Ultimate Rx to Reverse the Clock, Boost Energy and Look and Feel Younger in 7 Days</i>, and internationally renowned …

The Best Workout for a Toned, Tight Butt

Exercise 1 Prone Leg Raise<p>Lie facedown on the floor with your head supported by crossed arms, legs shoulder-width apart, core engaged <b>(a)</b>. Contract your glutes to lift your legs about 12 to 16 inches off the ground and bring them together to touch <b>(b)</b>. Pause, then slowly lower back to start. That's …

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

<b>Clarifying moisturizer:</b> Mix a few drops of coconut water with a few drops of lemon juice. The coconut will hydrate your skin, and lemon will clear and brighten it.<p><b>Elbow and knee bleacher:</b> "If your elbows and knees appear dark, simply rub them with half of a lemon," says Patrice Coleman, owner of …