Liz Neale

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The Truth About GMOs: The Good, The Bad, and The Really Ugly

Genetically modified Organisms (GMOs) have been a hot topic among industries leaders and especially consumers as their desire to eat healthier has grown in recent years.<p>“Most Americans are eating GMOs in every meal, but until recently most have been unaware of this fact,” says Non-GMO Project …

11 Must-Pin Infographics for a Beautiful Home

In a perfect world, we all would be lucky to count an interior designer among our close friends. Come time for relocation or a dramatic bout of …

The 4 C’s For Cutting through the Clutter in Infographic Design

The old adage “less is more” is highly relevant where data visualization is concerned. When designing an infographic, it’s easy to overburden your …

Infographics
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The 7 Funniest, Most Embarrassing Things People Do on LinkedIn

A New Yorker cartoon meme helps you understand all the awful faux pas committed on the social networking site.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>It’s a message I sometimes dread.<p><i>Hi, I’d like to add you to my professional network on</i> …

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Scary New Research Suggests a Cow Virus May Cause Human Breast Cancer | Women's Health

According to new research from the University of California Berkeley, a common cancer-causing virus in cows (bovine leukemia virus, or BLV) appears to be linked to human breast cancer. But before you swear off dairy completely, there are a few things you need to know:<p><b>If you have breast cancer, you</b> …

Here's why PETA filed a lawsuit on behalf of a selfie-taking monkey

PETA recently filed a lawsuit arguing that a monkey who took a selfie should legally be considered the owner of his photo, <i>Reuters</i> reports.<p>The animal …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Online Courses - Anytime, Anywhere

Udemy for Business<p>Get your team access to Udemy’s top 2,000 courses anytime, anywhere. Try Udemy for Business<p>Become an Instructor<p>Turn what you know …

Dying Dutchman's last wish: to build brain cancer app

Now Dutch neurologists say the input from Van den Broek, who died late last month aged 41, has been invaluable in creating what is believed will be the world's most advanced mobile-based app for cancer patients.<p>MindApp for Android and iPhone mobiles will allow users with a few simple clicks to …

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Neurons dynamically switch identity in response to brain activity

A surprising new discovery shows that some brain cells are far more malleable than previously thought<p>The human brain is often said to be the most complex object in the known universe, and there’s good reason to believe that this old cliché is true. Even the apparently simple task of compiling a …

Neuroscience

5 TED Talks That Will Help You Understand--and Improve--Your Brain | Inc.com

Without it you couldn’t keep breathing, let alone reading this column. Yet how often do you think about your own brain–how it works, what it needs, and how it could work better? Your brain is both the most important and least understood organ in your whole body. But in these fascinating TED Talks, …

Humanity

Will This Fertility Treatment Make Egg Freezing Obsolete?

A new fertility treatment called OvaPrime could be a complete game-changer for older women trying to get pregnant.<p>Julia Indichova had her first child …

New stethoscope shows how technology can reinvent health care

About 200 years ago, a French physician rolled a sheet of paper into a cylinder and held it up to the chest of a patient. The creation was crude and simple, but it worked. Rene Laenneac could better hear his patient's heartbeat, and the stethoscope was born.<p>Today, the stethoscope remains a fixture …

British Wildlife Photography Awards 2015: The winners - Telegraph

All Entrepreneurs Should Watch These 6 TED Talks Right Now | Inc.com

Some entrepreneurs are fortunate enough to have connected with a valuable mentor to guide them as they jumpstart a new business idea or venture. The wise words of a person who has walked the path before you can be a pivotal part of your success--but finding someone willing to coach you is not …

Entrepreneurship

Data Is the Next Big Thing in Content Marketing

The diminishing effectiveness of conventional advertising and the rise of social media have led more and more brands to embrace content marketing. More and more companies are seeing themselves not just as advertisers, but as publishers, launching digital newsrooms, podcasts, and other forms of …

Marketing

An Extra Hour of Sleep Can Do More for Daily Happiness Than a $60,000 Raise

More and more scientific studies speak to the irrefutable benefits of sleep. A study published in <i>Science</i> even calculated that for the sleep deprived, an extra hour of sleep can do more for their daily happiness than a $60,000 raise. Arianna Huffington, <i>Thrive</i><p><b>A Good Night's Sleep</b><p>Few things can make …

Make Yourself Immune to Secondhand Stress

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Over the past decade, we have learned how our brains are hardwired for emotional contagion. Emotions spread via a wireless network of mirror neurons, which are tiny parts of the brain that allow us to empathize with others and understand what they’re feeling. When you see someone yawn, …

Self-improvement

Five fitness tips that could prevent poor health in retirement

The problem with fat (subcutaneous not dietary) is that it encourages binary thinking. If you can fit into an aeroplane seat or those jeans you've had for a decade, it's easy to assume you're winning: you aren't part of this obesity crisis everyone's talking about, and nobody's going to make a …

New smartphone tool kills apps to save Android battery life

Hush, a new tool invented by researchers, can save Android phone battery by killing unpopular apps that wake your phone up<p>No matter how many times a day you kill tasks to save your smartphone battery, you can't beat the battery-guzzlers.<p>And it's even worse when your phone is asleep, because you …

Why Walking Is Better Than Running

<i>By Paige Greenfield, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Photo by: Getty Images)</i><p>James O'Keefe, 58, is a cardiologist at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute in Kansas City, MO. A self-proclaimed "exercise enthusiast," O'Keefe says there was a time -- decades, in fact -- when he would routinely spend two to three …

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