Mark Roffman

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Depression Tied To Faster Brain Aging, Poor Memory In Seniors, Study Says

<b>MIAMI —</b> One more reason to take extra care of your mental health, especially on the hard days: Depression among older adults may lead to faster brain …

The Brain

We Don't Need Solar And Wind To Save The Climate -- And It's A Good Thing, Too

For 30 years, experts have claimed that humankind needs to switch to solar and wind energy to address climate change. But do we <i>really</i>?<p>Consider the fact that, while no nation has created a near-zero carbon electricity supply out of solar and wind, the <i>only</i> successful efforts to create near-zero …

Renewable Energy

10 Golden Rules to Keep Your Sex Life Steamy

It’s easy to say there are “golden rules” to keep your sex life going strong, but the truth is—it actually <i>is</i> that simple. Who knew?<p>If you keep track of your relationship and make a conscious effort to keep things smokin’, you’ll have an advantage. Couples who give weight to their sex lives have …

Laundry Rooms

Autism Diagnosis Linked To Light Response In Babies

'Understanding the developmental mechanisms behind autism will help improve early detection.'<p>Babies whose pupils react more strongly to sudden …

Autism

Grass-Fed vs Grain-Fed Beef — What's the Difference?

The way cows are fed can have a major effect on the nutrient composition of the beef.<p>Whereas cattle today are often fed grains, the animals people …

Nutrition

How to use Google Docs

Whether you’re a student or a working professional, chances are you’ll need to use a document creation program at some point. Depending on your …

Google

Climate skeptics more eco-friendly than global-warming alarmists: study

Al Gore has been accused of hypocrisy for talking the talk on climate change despite burning through fossil fuels at a rapid clip, but it turns out …

Climate

Now hiring, for a one-day job: the gig economy hits retail

Aaron Stallings, who used to work as a bill collector for Capital One, says he’s no longer interested in having a full-time job.<p>Instead, for the past year, he has cobbled together work — 50, sometimes 60 hours a week — by parachuting into restaurants in Richmond that have last-minute openings to …

Gig Economy

Is Dairy Bad for You, or Good? The Milky, Cheesy Truth

Dairy products are controversial these days.<p>They are cherished by the health organizations as an essential food for bone health.<p>But other experts …

Nutrition

The New Science of Psychedelics

Recent studies are finding that drugs such as LSD and psilocybin can help to alleviate depression, anxiety and addiction—and may have profound things to teach us about how the mind works<p>To anyone who lived through the 1960s, the proposition that psychedelic drugs might have a positive contribution …

Consciousness

14 Top-Notch Jewish Bakeries in NYC

On the market for an excellent loaf of dense, chocolate-streaked babka, a buttery, flaky bag of rugelach, or perfectly crumbly, jam-stuffed three-sided hamentashen cookies? There are plenty of places to source superlative Jewish pastries around the city, from venerable, endearingly no-frills …

A Neuroscientist Reveals The Most Important Choice You Can Make in Life

Choose wisely.<p>According to Moran Cerf, a neuroscientist at Northwestern University who has been studying decision-making for over a decade, the …

Michael Cohen

If I Ate As Well As My Kids, I’d Be the Healthiest Mom at School Pickup

I eat ice cream for an after-school snack while my kids eat veggie muffins.<p>Picasa<p>What did you have for breakfast yesterday? I made each of my four …

Breakfast

Climate change is ‘not as bad as we thought’ say scientists

It predicted that the impact could be up to 45 per cent less intense than is widely accepted.<p>But the study emerged as other scientists said winter …

Climate Change

Horror, cheap and in-demand, comes to Hollywood's rescue

NEW YORK (AP) — Finding dependable, bankable box-office hits for anything without a superhero has been a downright scary proposition for Hollywood.<p>The solution, it turns out, is a nightmare, too.<p>Horror has emerged as one of the most lucrative and in-demand genres in Hollywood, a box-office success …

Box Office

Film Crowdfunding Stats: 8 Insights from 22,000 Campaigns

Indiegogo is an open platform, where all ideas get an equal shot at success. In an industry as competitive and lucrative as the film industry, it’s …

Only a Glass of This Juice will Remove Clogged Arteries And Control Blood Pressure

Smoked Lamb Shoulder … and what to do with it.

Shares 3K<p><i>On smoking a lamb shoulder, and its many uses… including these smoked lamb pitas.</i><p>I’ve mentioned this before; I wasn’t raised on lamb. I’m …

3D Box Office Hits Lowest Levels in Eight Years

Moviegoers are putting down the colored glasses. Box office revenues for 3D films in the U.S. and Canada fell 18% in 2017 to $1.3 billion, according …

11 Common Steak Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Finally get that perfect sear.

BBQ

I tried the science-backed 7-minute fitness routine and was blown away by how well it works

It isn't.<p>Designed by exercise physiologist Chris Jordan, the Johnson & Johnson Official 7 Minute Workout gets your heart pumping and helps build muscle.<p>The app is a great introduction to a trendy type of fitness routine called interval training, and it's ideal for weekends or days when I can't make …

Exercise

7 Things You Didn't Know You Could Make with Lasagna Noodles

Lasagna noodles aren't just for layering. In fact, this beloved pasta shape is a whole lot more versatile than you might think.<p>Fried Pasta Nachos<p>Fry …

12 fitness myths that are doing more harm than good

1/<p>Myth: For any real benefits, you need to hit the gym for at least an hour or sweat it out several times a week in a fitness class.<p>Truth: For better …

The Diet That Might Cure Depression

Several studies show that healthy eating is connected with better mood.<p>At the turn of the 20th century, prominent physicians who were trying to understand where mental illness comes from seized on a new theory: autointoxication. Intestinal microbes, these doctors suggested, are actually dangerous …

Holistic Medicine

The Best Dietary Management Tips For Diabetes By Our expert

Diabetes is one of those conditions which cannot be cured. It needs to be managed. It is a lifestyle related disorder and calls for lifestyle …

Learn 5 Clever Cinematography Hacks in Less Than 3 Minutes

These simple tricks can help you take your cinematography game to the next level.In order to become a great cinematographer, understanding the …

Cinematography

How to Make Steak Just Like a Steakhouse

You don't need fancy equipment or culinary training to make an excellent, juicy, seared steak at home. Follow these tips, then bring on the creamed …

Hypertension? 5 Fruits That May Help You Manage High Blood Pressure Naturally

Hypertension: While maintaining a healthy lifestyle and exercising regularly are some of the primary ways to keep lifestyle diseases in check, there …

12 Movies That Were Shot on an iPhone

As each new iPhone offers increasingly complex photography capabilities, filmmakers are beginning to recognize the Apple device as a legitimate …

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

Don't let that liquid gold circle the drain again.<p>If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For …

Italian Food