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26 incredible waterfalls to visit in your lifetime

Some cascade lightly into trickling streams while others harness a speed and height that is simply mesmerizing.<p>We've put together a collection of 26 waterfalls from around the world that provide travelers with surreal scenery, incredible size, or unique shapes that won't be found anywhere else.<p>From …

6 of the Smartest Things You Can Do With Your Money in 2016

For Americans, money is one of the leading causes of stress. It’s no wonder then, that better improving our financial habits is a top resolution for …

Which health workers are most in demand?

Each year, physician staffing firm Merritt Hawkins releases a report of the most searched-for medical specialists. The list for 2014-15 comes from a database of more than 3,100 recruiting assignments conducted by the firm from April of last year through March of this year. Which specialists topped …

What Married Moms Don't Get About Divorced Ones

Surprisingly, parents are really pretty supportive of one another, at least in most communities i've seen. The only thing is that married moms may not have, well, the true perspective on what being divorced really means in day-to-day life. If the idea of divorce makes others uncomfortable, scared, …

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

The 20 best breakfast recipes: part 4

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Yes, It Hurts. Why Women Leave The Men They Love

In a marriage both a man should be willing to make commitments that will make his wife comfortable... thus she can always love him and never leave

10 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

But your 30s are an ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the rest of your life.<p>To give you a head start, we sifted through recent Quora threads on this critical life transition and highlighted the most compelling responses.<p>Here are 10 …

Research shows you need these 5 things to be happy at work

With unemployment at the lowest it has been since 2008, you might be thinking about changing jobs. But what exactly would make you happier at work? …

People Judge Your Personality Based On These 7 Small Things

From the moment you meet someone for the first time, you quickly want to assess who the person is and what they represent. This is why you may be on …

9 Store Loyalty Programs That Are Worth It

If you've never taken advantage of store loyalty programs, then it's time to start. If you frequently visit the same stores, then you deserve to be …

Like Instagram for doctors, Figure 1 app now has 500,000 users

Early this summer, a resident at Kentwood Manor Nursing Home in rural Louisiana had a leg wound that wouldn't heal. The staff and specialists in the region were flummoxed, so nursing head Karey Thigpen turned to a social network created by Toronto startup Figure 1 Inc.<p>After rifling through …

Ten Signs Your Relationship Is All Wrong For You

Has your relationship reached its expiration date?<p>It's easy to stay in a relationship even when you know deep down it's not going to last. In the beginning, you look beyond your partner's flaws and the relationship's shortcomings, holding out hope that things will change with time. Later, when …

Is Depression Destroying Your Relationship? Eleven Commonly Overlooked Symptoms

The quality of our lives depends upon the quality of our relationships with others. Relationships are the source of so much of our happiness and success, but they can also be the cause of our pain and despair. And when we have problems with our primary relationships, it's difficult to find joy in …

8 TED Talks that will help you save your relationships

Relationships also come in all sizes and colors — there are romantic relationships, work relationships, and friendships, just to name a few.<p>Regardless of what kind of relationship you want to save, each is fundamentally similar to the next in a number of ways.<p>In all healthy relationships, we are …

New stethoscope shows how technology can reinvent health care

About 200 years ago, a French physician rolled a sheet of paper into a cylinder and held it up to the chest of a patient. The creation was crude and simple, but it worked. Rene Laenneac could better hear his patient's heartbeat, and the stethoscope was born.<p>Today, the stethoscope remains a fixture …

A Major Study Calls For Even Lower Blood Pressure In Older Adults

For those over 50, even lower may be better<p>Cardiologists have long questioned what the acceptable range of healthy blood pressure is for adults who are 50 years and older, and in a paper published today, researchers argue for an even lower target than what is recommended by current …

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6 health insurance benefits you probably didn’t know about

Whether you’re trying to lose weight, quit smoking or live healthier, you’ll probably need some support.You may find it comes from a surprising place: your health insurance.<p>Health insurance will pay for a broad range of free preventive care and screenings. Most plans also come with perks that don’t …

What Your First Date Drink Order Says About Your Personality

A good first date first impression is almost as essential as a strong first-date-cocktail. Maybe you’re tired of being the bad boy, and you really …

Virgin births really happen — here are the animals that prove it

Virgin birth is a thing, and it's been happening for millennia in some animals.<p>It's something called parthenogenesis, which basically just means reproduction without fertilization. The mother provides both sets of the DNA necessary to create an embryo, which is typically female.<p>Here are the animals …

Here’s How Disease Spreads In A Hospital Ward

Maybe it’s worth splurging on that private hospital room<p>Sometimes, hospitals don’t succeed in making people better. Hundreds of thousands of patients acquire infections in hospitals every year, which has resulted in 75,000 deaths and make diseases more resistant to treatment. Researchers from the …

7 Creative Ideas for a Fun Date Night at Home

If you want to be a homebody, be a homebody! You can still have tons of fun staying in with your significant other, especially if you're armed with …

9 risk factors for suicide and 1 important question you can ask to hopefully know for sure.

Many of us feel inept when it comes to acknowledging suicide.<p><i>"It's so tragic."</i><p><i>"What a waste of a beautiful life."</i><p><i>"Why didn't he just talk to us about</i> …

11 signs you aren't as good with money as you think you are

Newsflash: We all make money mistakes sometimes.<p>The trick is to know what they are, and to improve upon them on the road to building wealth.<p>If you think you're the exception to the rule, take a look at the points below — you might not be as flawless with your finances as you think.

The bacteria in your belly can determine what diet will work best for you

<b>And now, researchers at the Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden have come up with a mathematical formula to find the right diet for each individual's microbiome that will help them lose weight and prevent certain diseases.</b><p>Humans need bacteria to live, and we have a lot floating around our …

Could a simple supplement halt Alzheimer’s disease?

Alzheimer's patients who took resveratol twice-a-day for a year were found to have fewer dementia biomarkers in their blood and scored better on cognitive tests<p>A cheap supplement may halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease after a trial suggested that dementia sufferers stopped deteriorating …

Earth could see a 'mega' El Niño this year that would bring some crazy weather

At the same time, it is clear that an El Niño is building that is expected to culminate in the fall and last until the winter, with the possibility of it becoming a "mega" El Niño.<p>The hope in California is that the large amounts of precipitation usually associated with extreme El Niño events would …