Matthew Moncreaff

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Eat These 5 Superfoods At The Right Time For a Healthy Brain

To keep your brain healthy and buzzing all day long not only is it important to include brainy bites (brain superfoods) in our diet, but it is …

Nutrition

If You Don't Know These 7 Extremely Simple Rules For Treating Customers Right, You're Guaranteed To Drive Them Away

Break any one of these seven practical rules of customer engagement, and you're in for a rude awakening.<p>Unless you know these seven simple rules of customer service, you're almost certainly driving customers away. And you may not even know why it's happening, until you wake up one Monday and find …

Customer Service

Iceland is a gun-loving country with no shooting murders since 2007

REYKJAVIK, Iceland — Like many of his countrymen, Olaf Garðar Garðarsson is eager to get his hands on a rifle.<p>But he can't just walk into a store and buy one. Instead, he is sitting through a mandatory four-hour lecture on the history and physics of the firearm.<p>This is Iceland — the gun-loving …

Guns

Meditation Changes Your Brain In These 7 Ways, According To Science

Are you in the habit of breathing deeply and clearing your mind for five or ten minutes a day? It turns out that meditation and mindfulness training …

Your Blood Type Holds a Lot of Information — Like What You Should Be Eating

Unlike most diets, the blood type diet was founded on the concept of personalised nutrition — eating different foods based on one's biochemical …

Wellness

10 killed as widespread Indian caste protests turn violent

<b>(CNN) —</b> The death toll from violent protests in India has risen to 10, after another two protesters from the Dalit community died in the Bhind district of Madhya Pradesh state.<p>District administration chief Ilayaraja T., who confirmed the deaths, said paramilitary troops were deployed to the …

India

5 Vegan Soup Recipes So Good Staunch Carnivores Will Lick Their Bowls Clean

Although the calendar says it's officially spring, the weather certainly indicates otherwise. Our colleagues on the East Coast are enduring a …

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

Happiness

US: Rifle-toting worshippers renew wedding vows at Pennsylvania church

Hundreds of US couples packing AR-15 rifles have had their marriages and weapons blessed at an unusual church ceremony. Children from a nearby …

Delta and United Join Companies Dumping the NRA

Delta Air Lines Inc. and United Continental Holdings Inc. became the latest companies to cut ties with the National Rifle Association after a call to …

The Second Amendment was ratified to preserve slavery

The real reason the Second Amendment was ratified, and why it says “State” instead of “Country” (the Framers knew the difference – see the 10th …

Bill Gates: Trump tax bill is bad. People like me should pay much more

(Image by Egberto Willies) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Bill Gates, one of the wealthiest persons in the world is not happy with Donald …

The terrifying danger of Trump’s deteriorating mental health

Don’t be fooled by the happy lull of the Winter Olympics.<p>“We are not in a static situation,” Dr. John Gartner said, at a presentation on presidential …

More than 50 years of U.S. mass shootings: The victims, sites, killers and weapons

The places change, the numbers change, but the choice of weapon remains the same. In the United States, people who want to kill a lot of other people most often do it with guns.<p>Related<p>The number of U.S. mass shootings depends on how you count<p>Public mass shootings account for a tiny fraction of the …

Guns

Spread of breast cancer linked to compound in asparagus and other foods

Breast cancer patients could be encouraged to cut asparagus and other foods from their diets in the future to reduce the risk of the disease spreading, scientists say.<p>Researchers are investigating whether a change in diet could help patients with breast tumours after studies in mice showed that …

Cancer

Most unhappy people are unhappy for the exact same reason

We’d all like to be a little happier.<p>The problem is that much of what determines happiness is outside of our control. Some of us are genetically predisposed to see the world through rose-colored glasses, while others have a generally negative outlook. Bad things happen, to us and in the world. …

Happiness

If Republicans Knew the Truth About Norway, They’d Be Clamoring to Build a Second Wall

Ann JonesA mass of Norwegian immigrants would pose a genuine threat to Donald Trump’s America.The post If Republicans Knew the Truth About Norway, …

Xbox One's Supercharged Game Pass Should Start Worrying Sony And Nintendo

Today, Microsoft announced that it was expanding the Xbox Game Pass to also include brand new, Xbox-exclusive titles. As in, when Xbox One exclusives launch, <i>Sea of Thieves, Crackdown 3</i>, or future <i>Halo</i> or <i>Gears</i> games, they will also appear on day one in Xbox Game Pass.<p>The $10 a month service, which …

Xbox Game Pass

Bernie Sanders talks universal Medicare, and 1.1 million people click to watch him

With more than 1 million people watching at home, and hundreds watching from the studio audience, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) leaned across his desk with a crucial health-care question.<p>“What’s the quality of the Norwegian system?” Sanders asked Meetali Kakad, an Oslo-based health researcher. “Is it …

Health Care

Releasing this picture got a Department of Energy photographer fired. He doesn’t regret it.

Simon Edelman leaked a photo of coal baron Robert Murray's "action plan."<p>A Department of Energy photographer who was fired after releasing photos he …

The iPhone is Dead

I’ve switched back-and-forth between iPhone and Android in the past and I’ve always felt the iPhone edged out any Android phone, but not anymore.<p>I …

Mobile Technology

The Trump-Russia-NRA Connection: Here’s What You Need to Know

Did a shadowy Russian banker close to Vladimir Putin illegally give money to the National Rifle Association to support the presidential campaign of …

Donald Trump

5 Huge Failed Video Games That Desperately Needs Sequels

The overall package of the game is excellent and should be considered in any hardcore gamer’s collection. – Kombo

11 EXPERTS REVEAL SECRETS OF THE SUBCONSCIOUS MIND THAT MOST PEOPLE DON’T KNOW

Twenty-six experts from around the world were asked about what most people do not know about the subconscious mind and the answers were …

The 10 Best Free Xbox One Games

Routers

'Eat Less, Exercise More' Isn't the Answer for Weight Loss

You’ve heard it before: To lose weight, simply eat less and exercise more. In theory, that makes sense. Actually, it’s not just in theory—science has …

This one weird trick lets blue states avoid Trump’s tax hike

It could give middle-class families a tax cut, too!<p>Now that the Republican tax reform bill is officially law, blue states are scrambling to figure out ways around one of the law’s few actual tax increases: its new limit on deducting state and local taxes.<p>Under current law, taxpayers not claiming …

Retirement

Washington Post data reporter uncovered a stunningly hypocritical error message on Trump's website

Donald Trump has spent a stunning amount of time and taxpayer money playing golf. In one year alone, American taxpayers have spent close to an …

Donald Trump