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112-Year-Old Woman Is Still Fit And Active, Despite Smoking 30 Cigarettes Every Day For The Past 95 Years

She doesn't plan to quit any time soon.<p>At 112 years old, Batuli Lamichhane is one of the oldest people in the world.<p>But despite her apparent good …

Cigarettes

Hungry python gorged itself on three deer

A 16-foot long Burmese python was found with the remains of three whole deer in its gut, researchers have revealed.<p>The snake was trapped and euthanised in the Florida Everglades in June 2013. Researchers who conducted a necropsy on the creature subsequently discovered its record-breaking deer …

What to Do If Your Thyroid Is on the Fritz

From weight gain (or loss) to exhaustion, brain fog, depression, anxiety, and dry skin, thyroid dysfunction causes a wide range of symptoms, which …

Wellness

Old School Cool: 8 Exercises That Deserve To Be Remembered

The Buff Dudes reach back into the past to find some oldie-but-goodie exercises that are almost gone but shouldn't be forgotten. Get hip to moves …

The 50 Best Running Stores in America for 2016

The Columbus Running Company in Dublin, Ohio, was named one of the 50 Best Running Stores in American for 2016. Another one of its shops in the …

Ann Arbor

Top 10 Ancient Alcohols

Humans have been drinking alcohol for millennia. Anthropologists believe that alcohol may be the primary cause for the shift from hunter-gathering to …

Archaeology

Why I'm Thankful My Dad Encouraged Me To Run As A Teenager

I wasn’t the typical teenager. I don’t recall ever feeling embarrassed by my parents in front of my friends—and I certainly never fought with them …

Here Is An Interactive Calculator That Will Predict Your Marathon Time

Not too long ago, Christie Aschwanden of FiveThirtyEight contacted Andrew Vickers, a statistician over at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, …

Women in Science

How Sleep Affects Your Weight

Actress Blake Lively's trainer is emphasizing an essential component for healthy living that's so easy to underestimate: sleep. Don Saladino, who has …

Fitness

10 Top Ways to Increase your Life Expectancy

We all want to live as long as possible, but the quality of life is just as important as length. From stress management to having dietary discipline, …

One Month Without Food

Long-term fasting is hard. Is it also dangerous?<p>On the night of September 30, Hayley Ryczek and her husband went out to one of their favorite restaurants, where Ryczek sunk her teeth into a sizzling ribeye steak. When she came to the last bite, she savored it; it would be the last she would eat for …

Weight Loss

Why All Humans Need to Eat Meat for Health

<b>With veganism trending, many people are convincing themselves that plant-based foods can suffice when it comes to daily nutritional needs, removing</b> …

How to Try an Allergy Elimination Diet

If you suffer from chronic diarrhea, constipation, abdominal pain, or gassiness, an elimination diet may help you determine if your symptoms are …

You Can Find Your Social Security Earnings Online

You’ve probably heard Social Security is running out, but that may not mean what you think. If Congress does nothing to fix Social Security, the …

The Difference Between Streets, Boulevards, Avenues, and Other Roads

As you drive around a city, you’ll see streets, avenues, lanes, courts, parkways, and more types of roads than you can count. Turns out, those naming …

60 Essential Keyboard Shortcuts Every Office Worker Should Know

Of course, you may not need all 60 of these, but knowing them will make you flexible, fast, and ready to work with whatever tool you’re presented …

World War II Marine, 96, Finishes Marathon With Shot of Scotch

Jonathan Mendes is believed to be the oldest unofficial finisher in the New York City Marathon's history, crossing the finish line after 11 hours and 23 minutes.<p>There are 100 meters of asphalt road left between Jonathan Mendes and the finish line of the New York City Marathon, and he still won’t …

Marathons

Mom Sets World Record for Running Half Marathon While Pushing Triplets in Stroller

All hail this amazing running mom!<p>There was a time when North Carolina mom-of-four Suzy Goodwin may have worried that her triplets would never leave the NICU. But now, her 14-month-olds Charlotte, Gabriel, and Gideon are the stars of the Internet after having "run" a half marathon with their …

Parenting

Is Paleo Bad For Your Body?

Adherants of the latest fad diet say it can ward off a host of modern diseases—but think twice about buying that next paleo product.<p>I laughed the …

The Absolute Best Vegetarian/Vegan Gravy

Introduction: The Absolute Best Vegetarian/Vegan Gravy<p>Runner Up in the<br>Vegan Food Challenge<p>View Contest<p>This is the best damn gravy I've ever had! It's …

How to Make Coconut Whipped Cream (dairy-free, paleo, vegan)

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — July 26, 2016<p><i>Coconut whipped cream is a delicious dairy-free, vegan and paleo-friendly alternative to heavy cream.</i> …

How to Disinfect Your Whole Home With Tea Tree Oil

Are you tired of your home smelling like chemicals when you clean? You shouldn't have to leave the room in the middle of scrubbing down the counter …

Alternative Medicine

Creamy Vegan Stovetop Mac & "Cheese"

If you would like to add nutritional yeast to the sauce, I found 2 tablespoons to be a good amount. Just add it with the coconut milk and soy sauce …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

The healthiest food in the world !

FRUIT<p>Apricots – Are full of beta carotene, and the body converts beta-carotene into vitamin A, which removes the possibility of cancer, especially …

8 Things You Should Know About Hashimoto's Disease

It's a cruel reality that your body can turn against your thyroid, the butterfly-shaped gland on the front of your neck that's practically an MVP. It regulates the release of hormones that control functions like metabolism and affect breathing, heart rate, and body temperature. But that's exactly …

Wellness