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The 5 Foods to Avoid If You Want a Six Pack

<i>By Lisa Freedman for DETAILS</i>.<p><i>(photo: John Ashley/Flickr)</i><p>Carrying a spare tire around your belly? You're not alone: Fifty-four percent of U.S. adults now have abdominal obesity, up from 46 percent in 2000, according to a recent report in the Journal of the American Medical Association. If you fall …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Psychology

12 Road Trip Games to Keep Everyone in the Car Entertained

<i>What are some fun games to play on a roadtrip for two people, including the driver?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by</i> …

What to Do Every Hour to Drop Pounds All Day

<b>6 a.m.</b><br>Wake up, and drink a big glass of water. It'll fill you up and get things moving to prevent belly bloat. Eat a small snack that offers quick carbohydrates and a little protein, such as half a banana and a few almonds—eating first thing jump-starts your metabolism.<p>And if you have time, …

The 18 Habits of Highly Creative People

Share & Inspire Others!<p><b>The Challenge:</b> Some of us think we’re just not the “creative type”. <b><br>The Science:</b> There is no “type.” <b></b>Creativity comes about in …

Creativity

9 Things That Mess With Your Hormones

The seemingly innocent habits that throw your body for a loop<p>Admit it: any time you feel off or out of whack and have no idea why, you probably chalk it up to hormones, right? The crazy thing is, you’re probably right. These chemical messengers buzzing around inside you pretty much rule your entire …

8 Life-Changing Hands-Free Fitness Products

Because nothing should get in the way of you and an amazing workout<p>Sports bras are meant for holding boobs—not phones or keys or credit cards. But somewhere along the way, your bra may have turned into a tote bag for whatever you need during outdoor workouts. Or maybe you skip the sports bra …

A Guy Reveals the First-Date Red Flags That Can Scare Dudes Away

<b>2. Rudeness</b><br>You're not the only one who notices how your date interacts with waiters and bartenders. If you chew someone out for putting the dressing on the salad, not on the side as requested, then he'll be afraid of what you could say a few months down the road when he forgets to put the seat down …

I'm Singing So It Must Be Over

I'm sick of being bullied about being overweight. I'm sick of hearing about how I am a drain on public resources. I'm sick of hearing about how I am lazy, weak-willed, unhealthy and ignorant. I'm sorry I'm slow walking up the stairs at a railway station. I'm sorry you have to see me eat in public. …

Reality TV

What Happened to My Son's Memory? Science Explains Phenomena Affecting Digital Natives

I'm mid-conversation with my 15-year-old, and he's filling me in on the happenings of his day. They chose pseudonyms in French class. His "French" name? Bruno. I remind him that Bruno is Italian, not French, but he could care less. "It's hilarious," he assures me.<p>Then, I hear it -- the faint but …

Penguin Random House

Your Weight Is Just a Symptom

Something really heartbreaking happened this past Saturday.<p>A lot of people were hitting the beach with friends and family (yes, it was warm where I live) and I, of course, was happy to join them.<p>I found myself sitting next to a family, and the mom was obviously embarrassed to take off her clothes …

Fitness

Meet Your Mother! Cobie Smulders and Taran Killam Have Their Second Child

Good news for Cobie Smulders and her husband <i>Saturday Night Live</i> star Taran Killam: The couple just welcomed their second child, <i>People</i> confirmed. The …

Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains

Teens can't control impulses and make rapid, smart decisions like adults can — but why?<p>Research into how the human brain develops helps explain. In a teenager, the frontal lobe of the brain, which controls decision-making, is built but not fully insulated — so signals move slowly.<p>"Teenagers are not …

The Brain

Is internet addiction real?

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Pond5/lasse<p>The stories are numerous, yet extreme, and thus widely covered. You’ve probably heard at least a few.<p>In …

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …