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This new menstrual cup can be worn during penetrative sex

Hallelu!<p>If, like me, you've become obsessed with menstrual cups and all the cool new sustainable, reusable, environmentally-friendly period products (they're pretty good for your bank balance too), then this news will make you fist pump.<p>Intimina has brought out the Ziggy Cup, which is the first …

Menstruation

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Bras for Big Boobs

Clothing

9 Healthy Bakes Every Chocolate-Lover Needs to Try

Chocolate gets a bad rep for being sugar-laden and nutrient deficient. However, just because there are unhealthy options available, doesn't mean …

Food

7 Ways to Launch Your Own Anti-Plastics Movement

By Bibi Farber<p>We have a whole world of plastic that needs to be replaced with other biodegradable materials. We have come to rely on this …

Sustainability

Here's Everything You Actually Need To Know About Protein

Starting with: WTF is it and what does it actually do?

5 free online classes to improve your financial literacy

Education has become a personal finance issue of late, with countless Millennials deep in student loan debt. But thanks to massively open online courses (MOOCs), you can learn—whether about money or music or marketing—for free.<p>Sometimes there is a fee for graded coursework, but you can still access …

Personal Finance

Which foods can improve your gut bacteria?

<b>Can what you eat change the bacteria in your gut for the better? Dr Michael Mosley has been finding out which foods and drinks can make the most difference.</b><p>The gut microbiome - the diverse community of bacteria that inhabits our intestines - is a hot topic in science right now.<p>Almost every day we …

Wellness

Should I Take a Probiotic? If So, Which One?

By Franziska Spritzler<p>Probiotics have received a lot of attention recently.<p>These living organisms have been credited with providing all kinds of …

Recipe: An Iranian Omelette That’s Both Sweet and Savory

Iranians have a sweet tooth. My mother — who was born in Iran but immigrated after the Iranian Revolution of 1979 — doesn’t put sugar in her tea; she puts sugar cubes in her mouth and lets them melt on her tongue as she sips the hot, dark <i>chai</i>. Iranian desserts are literally drenched in sugar and …

Breakfast

35 Simple Ways to Lose Weight

By Helen West<p>To lose weight, you need to eat fewer calories than you burn.<p>However, reducing the amount of food you eat can be difficult in the long …

Fasting could prevent aging and transform your body, but it goes against everything we think of as healthy

For his breakfast on July 11, 1966, 27-year-old Scotsman Angus Barbieri ate a boiled egg, a slice of bread with butter, and a cup of black coffee. It was the first food he'd eaten in 382 days.<p>According to a report published in the Chicago Tribune, the next day he told a reporter, "I thoroly [sic] …

Holistic Medicine

These Everyday Household Items Convert Light Into Energy

London-based design firm Caventou has designed a series of “stained glass” everyday objects that turn daylight into electricity, even …

Solar Panels

How Women Can Break Through in Male-Dominated Fields

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

Leadership

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Apps

The Cheapest Countries to Study Abroad

You may want to reconsider spending a semester in Geneva.<p>Studying abroad is a great way for students to step outside their comfort zones and …

Dominican Republic

The Ultimate Collection of Free Physics Videos

You don’t need to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars or sit through hours of classes in order to understand the fundamental nature of the universe. …

Quantum Mechanics

Learning Python For Data Science

For those of you who wish to begin learning Python for Data Science, here is a list of various resources that will get you up and running. Included …

Data Science

Men are from Mars, women are from Venus? New brain study says not

Authors say scans show need to think beyond an individual’s sex as each brain has unique “mosaic” of sex-based features plus some common to both sexes<p>If men are from Mars and women are from Venus, no one told the organ that matters most. There is no sharp division between male and female brains, …

Humanity

NASA satellites reveal something startling about the future of food on Earth

And what better perspective than from space?<p>Climate change due to human activity is causing visible shifts on our planet, and NASA is uniquely positioned to observe these effects.<p>"If we continue on our current course, it's going to be hard to feed this planet because it's so hot," Ellen Stofan, …

Climate Change

HISTORIC DISCOVERY: Physicists 'PROVE' God DIDN'T create the Universe

NASAInflation theory: Mind-blowing expansion in nano seconds<p>The colossal question has troubled religions, philosophers and scientists since the dawn …

5 Ways To Get Rid of Insomnia (Without Taking Drugs)

<i>By: Meagan Drillinger</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Listen, we can't lie to you. Sleep drugs are fantastic. Ambien, Lunesta... even regular old Advil PM. That stuff WORKS.<p>The side effects, however, can be a little less than optimal. Dependency, dizziness, dry mouth, nausea, constipation, diarrhea, and liver …

Sleep

The ultimate cold and flu survival guide

Each year, the typical adult can expect to contract two or three colds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Skip the annual flu vaccine and you set yourself up for a bout of that as well. But it doesn't have to be this way! Aside from good hand washing (with soap, for at …

Alternative Medicine