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Stop buying potatoes. Use this super easy method to get an endless supply at home!

If you eat a lot of potatoes, you’ll want to read this one. This super easy afternoon project can end up feeding you and your family for weeks and …

Gardening

Tickproof Your Yard Without Spraying

This year is expected to be one of the worst on record for ticks, and not just in the Northeast. At least one variety of disease-transmitting tick …

Gardening

The Side Effects of Nexium After Years of Use

Esomeprazole, sold under the brand name Nexium, belongs to a group of drugs called proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs). These medications reduce the …

Medicine

The essential oils you need for dealing with menopause symptoms

Between the hot flashes, leg cramps, and spontaneous rushes of emotion, it can sometimes be hard to keep in mind that menopause is actually something …

Essential Oils

If You're Not Eating This Food, You'll Never Be Able To Heal Your Gut

If you think all carbohydrates are bad, resistant starch might change your mind. This <i>healthy carbohydrate</i> boasts a ton of gut-healthy benefits. It's …

5 secrets to growing big, fat, juicy tomatoes

Scott Daigre <i>knows</i> tomatoes. For 18 years he's produced Tomatomania!, a traveling springtime smorgasbord of more than 300 heirloom and hybrid tomato varieties. (Next stop: Descanso Gardens, April 6 through 8.) We asked Scott to answer the questions he gets asked most frequently. You can see more of …

Gardening

13 Nutritionist-Recommended Superfoods That'll Boost Your Metabolism

Although it's quite easy to indulge in all kinds of food, we all know that all grub is not created equal. For instance, superfoods aren't dubbed …

The big picture: Frida Kahlo in New York, 1939

The artist in traditional Mexican costume photographed by her Hungarian-born lover Nickolas Muray at the end of their secret affair<p>The Hungarian-American photographer and Olympic fencer Nickolas Muray took this photograph of Frida Kahlo in traditional Mexican dress and cigarette in hand on a …

Art

Rare, Mysterious Whales Filmed Professionally for the First Time

Photographer Patrick Dykstra came across the rare species when he was shooting footage of sperm whales in the Caribbean Sea.<p>Gervais' beaked whales are easily one of the most elusive mammals to swim through our oceans. Most of the information we have about them comes from studies of corpses that …

Frida Kahlo's intimate belongings go on display at the V&A

More than 200 items on show include artist’s makeup, clothes, jewellery – and a prosthetic leg<p>Clothes, jewellery, makeup and a defiantly red-leather-booted prosthetic leg belonging to Frida Kahlo, which were sealed in her house for more than 50 years, are to be shown at the V&A in London, the first …

Frida Kahlo

It's not just in the genes: the foods that can help and harm your brain

Our diet has a huge effect on our brain and our mental wellbeing, even protecting against dementia. So, what should be on the menu?<p>As a society, we are used to the idea that we feed our bodies, and that our diet shapes our waistlines. But many of us forget that the same diet also feeds our brains, …

Alzheimer's Disease

How To Grow Rosemary And Other Plants For Free

Not everyone has the finances to grow numerous plants or even form their own garden. However, you don’t have to throw enormous sums of money to grow …

Nurse bluntly lets people know how to avoid the flu in hilarious video

An exasperated nurse's rant about flu season explains to people why they should avoid the emergency room if they are not in a life-threatening situation.<p>If you want blunt and hilarious instructions on how to avoid getting the flu as it sweeps across the nation, let this exasperated nurse …

15 Potato Hacks You'll Wish You'd Learned A Whole Lot Sooner

Never met a potato I didn't like.

Sweet Potatoes

Signs You Need to Detox Your Liver ASAP—And How to Do It

The liver is a multitasking organ, working to keep your blood clean, metabolism functioning and digestion system strong. It’s also responsible for …

Wellness

Native plants in more yards could go a long way toward supporting local wildlife

<b>To the editor:</b> Urban wildlife populations are maintained not only by open space and wildlife corridors, but also by native plant habitat in our yards. ("Los Angeles needs open space for wildlife and for our sanity," editorial, Jan. 16)<p>Native landscaping is one of the "less dramatic and less costly …

Santa Monica

The Disturbing Child Rape Movie That Left Sundance Speechless

‘The Tale’ depicts a grown woman (Laura Dern) working through the realization that she was sexually abused at age 13, graphically depicting those …

Me Too movement

​Health Benefits Of Ginger | Women's Health

Your grandmother might be onto something when she advises you to drink ginger tea at the first sign of a cold. While the ancient root has long been touted a sick-day panacea in traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine, the overall health benefits of ginger are wide-ranging, according to Karen …

This 60-Second Breathing Technique Beats Stress, Improves Health and Might Even Cure Your Insomnia | Inc.com

You know that getting a good night's sleep is vitally important for your mental and physical health, mood, and even your brain function. But what if you just can't fall asleep? We all have trouble sleeping at times in our lives, and for some people, it's a constant battle.<p>But there's a simple and …

Yoga

This Essential Oil Stops Cancer In Its Tracks

Even scientists now recognize the power agents that exist within some essential oils which stops cancer spreading, and which induces cancerous cells …

Cancer

The 3-Ingredient Vegan Caramel You'll Want to Spread on Everything

You probably don't eat caramel that much. We can't blame you. With the amount of sugar, heavy cream, butter, and calories — it's not something usually found in a healthy diet. But with this recipe, you can give in to your caramel-covered cravings without hesitation.<p>Made with just dates, soy milk, …

Double-Baked Butternut Squash With Quinoa, Spinach, and Rosemary [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Gluten-Free, Vegan Pumpkin Muffins Are Here to Make Your Life Better

It's impossible for me to share this recipe with you without salivating. Ever since I found these delicious pumpkin muffins from Tone It Up's Fall Challenge last year, I've been making them all the time — I actually stocked up on 12 cans of pumpkin in September so I could keep making batches!<p>Using …

Why are hummingbirds flocking to UC Davis?

Plant it and they will come.<p>That’s particularly true of hummingbirds. Grow their favorite flowers and they’ll flock to those blooms, buzzing …

Broccoli and Bacon Muffin Tin Frittatas

Here’s an easy make-ahead breakfast that’ll have you set for the week. You get two mini frittatas per serving for only 168 calories; pair with a …

Here’s Everything New On Netflix November 2017: Movies, Shows, Netflix Originals, And More

<i>Wondering what your favorite streaming services are adding to their offerings each month? Decider’s got you covered. Stay tuned for our reports on</i> …

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The alt-right is creating its own dialect. Here’s the dictionary

Vocabulary pop quiz. Define the following words: “hypergamy,” “femoids,” “meeks.” If you got all of those right, you’re on your way to becoming fluent in alt-right.<p>No political movement has created an internet dialect with the speed and scale of the alt-right. Comprised of conspiracy theorists, …

Alt-Right

This $10 stainless steel insulated tumbler is almost identical to a $30 Yeti tumbler

Looking for an insulated travel tumbler? Consider this $10 Polar Pad Drifter Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Tumbler (30-ounce). It's nearly …