Melanie Wild

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Act now to save African leopards

We apologize, but the action alert you are attempting to access is no longer active. Click here to find the latest actions for animals.<p>The Humane …

A psychologist explains the best way to address your significant other's annoying habits

Clinical psychologist Joseph Burgo Ph.D., author of "The Narcissist You Know," explains the best way to address your significant other's annoying habits in a way that protects the relationship.<p><b>Follow BI Video:On Twitter</b>

Sleep Meditation for Energy Healing

This beautiful sleep meditation will help you drift to sleep with the power of your own positive healing energy. So that you can wake up feeling …

Saving The Planet, One Burger At A Time: This Juicy Patty Is Meat-Free

A Michelin-starred restaurant in New York City debuted a new dish last week that's getting a lot of buzz. It's a burger made entirely from plants.<p>This isn't just another veggie knock off. The rap is that this burger looks, cooks and even bleeds like the real thing.<p>The Impossible Burger, as it's …

Kedi, a documentary about cats in Istanbul, is expectedly adorable and unexpectedly wise

Cats. Cities. God. Life. Humanity. This new film covers it all in just 80 minutes.<p>The locals carry the tiny kitten’s form gently. It got into a fight with a larger cat, who threw it to the ground, and the kitten is clinging to life — if it’s alive at all.<p>They bring the little feline to the big man …

Pets

Are parents the reason children are increasingly diagnosed with anxiety?

Why has debilitating anxiety become so common among the young? And why is it still so often overlooked? In June, a 15-year-old boy, who a few days …

7 Life Lessons You Must Learn Before It's Too Late

It's important to cherish every moment you've been blessed with.<p><i>What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Joshua Otusanya ,</b> …

Comedians

5 Supplements You Might Actually Want to Take

And two to avoid.<p>You don't need supplements to live a healthy life. If you exercise regularly, eat a balanced diet, get sleep, and avoid stress, you will prevent health problems while gaining muscle and losing fat. But the <i>right</i> supplements can absolutely take your health and fitness to the next …

Your Breath is Your Brain’s Remote Control

We have all heard this simple saying during times of trouble: “Take a deep breath in.” Science being science, however, indicates that we may now have …

Treating depression is guesswork. Psychiatrists are beginning to crack the code.

Brain scans and machine learning programs are paving the way for a breakthrough.<p>Here’s a frustrating fact for anyone who has been prescribed medication or therapy for depression: Your doctor doesn’t know what treatment will work for you.<p>“It is currently complete primitive guesswork,” Leanne Maree …

Machine Learning

Frugal Living Tips to Save Big on Furniture

How to Save Money on Furniture<p>Updated May 18, 2018<p>In the market for new furniture? Here's how to get exactly what you want for far less than you're …

Personal Finance

20 Sleepy Dogs Who’re Definitely Not Letting You Sleep In Your Bed Tonight

8 Scheduling Hacks to 10X Your Productivity

Get the most out of your days with these 8 scheduling hacks.<p>Let's face it - business owners have a lot on their plates. Whether you're managing teams locally or globally, your day-to-day thoughts and activities are likely consumed by the need to accelerate the growth of your company.<p>With so much to …

Time Management

36 Photos That Showcase The Unique Beauty Of Barcelona

A city like no other.

Dogs may go gray when stressed, just like US presidents, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Whether you call them gray hairs or stress highlights, world-renowned animal scientist and autism advocate Temple Grandin wants you to know that dogs may get them prematurely, too -- possibly when stressed, such as being left at home alone.<p>Premature graying in dogs may be an indicator of …

Pets

3 Unexpected Ways Reading Personal Development Books Changed My Life

Open your mind to the opportunities all around you.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Reading was never something I was interested in while attending school. Nor was it something I thought I would ever do again once I graduated. My choices in life after school …

Self-improvement

Want to Raise Successful Daughters? 1 Crucial Life Skill They Need to Start Learning Young

The way boys and girls are socialized has long-term effects on their success.<p>The founder of Girls Who Code kept hearing the same story. In their first week of learning to code, the girls' screens would be blank. They said they were stuck and didn't know which code to write. Yet when the teachers …

Self-improvement

The Ultimate Canadian Bucket List Travel Guide in Honor of Canada’s 150th Birthday

Canada is enjoying a moment—not only because of Justin Trudeau mania and the country’s post-U.S.-election appeal, but also because it’s celebrating its sesquicentennial. That’s right, 2017 is the 150th anniversary of confederation, a milestone that will be celebrated countrywide. It’s no wonder …

25 Profound Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Make You Think Deeply About Life

Lao Tzu was an ancient philosopher and writer who founded the philosophical framework for Taoism, which has had a huge influence on Chinese …

10 signs that you are living a healthy life according to Ayurveda

If you’ve swapped coffee for golden turmeric milk, mouthwash for coconut oil pulling and start your day with a glass of warm lemon water, then you …

4 Clues That Your Relationship Has Long-Term Potential

<b>1. You like each other's extreme traits.</b><p>Which is more often true: "Opposites attract," or "Birds of a feather flock together?" In general, it's the …

Psychology

One shelter's dogs and cats had the best Christmas of their lives

Christmas is a hard time for so many creatures, hoomins and non-hoomins alike.<p>These shelter dogs from the Animal Rescue League of Iowa had the time …

Doctors turning to healthy foods as medicine

Dr. Elizabeth Klodas has been a practicing cardiologist in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area for 20 years. She spent the first 10 of those years putting people on medication and the last 10 trying to get them off.<p>"My patients' cholesterol levels and blood pressure numbers were good, but they all looked …

How a strange cooking show with Snoop Dogg and Martha Stewart became a surprise TV hit

SallyAnn Salsano of 495 Productions was the mastermind behind "Jersey Shore," the show that broke an MTV ratings record when it was viewed by nearly 9 million viewers in 2011.<p>It's a different time for TV, but "Martha & Snoop" is doing well for VH1. It debuted to 3 million total viewers, according …

Life, Men, and Love: 26 Pieces of Advice From My Dad That All Women Should Hear

Some of the best advice I've ever received has been from my dad, but I didn't quite realize that until I got older. My "all-knowing" father spits out life lessons every other sentence, so I usually respond with an eye roll. But as I began to come across experiences in my life where his words were …

Bookmark This Airport Wi-Fi Password Map Right Now

It's a lifesaver.<p>Sitting in airports waiting for flights — if you don't have access to some baller airport lounge — can range from utterly boring to …

The photographer who captures the expressions of tiny animals

<b>There are close-up images, and then there are the ones taken by Muhammad Roem, an amateur Indonesian photographer.</b><p>From dancing frogs to cheeky geckos, there is little that escapes 28-year-old Mr Roem's camera.<p>The full-time nurse started photography only three years ago as a part time hobby.<p>Now the …

Learn 10 Photoshop Tricks & Hidden Features in 20 Minutes with This Helpful Tutorial (VIDEO)

Photoshop is such a comprehensive tool that it offers a wide array of capabilities that are unfamiliar to many photographers. Thanks to this …

Tutorials

The Best Books of 2016 (According to All The Best Book Lists)

Did you get to read everything you wanted to this year? If you're like me, you're not even close. I've got a towering stack of unread gems, and to …