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Study confirms this method of repelling ticks really does work

Outdoor enthusiasts: Here's a bit of good tick-fighting news just in time for Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start of summer. A new U.S. …

Disease

The friend effect: why the secret of health and happiness is surprisingly simple

A study has found that regularly eating meals alone is the biggest single factor for unhappiness, besides existing mental illness. Why is hanging out with friends so helpful?<p>For some, eating alone can be a joyous thing: forking mouthfuls of pasta straight from the pan, peanut butter licked off a …

Mental Health

11 Things that Can Happen When You Drink Apple Cider Vinegar Every Day

Apple cider vinegar is making the rounds as a bit of a "miracle cure," but what exactly does it do to your body? Here are some of the proven benefits.<p>…

Wellness

More men with low-risk prostate cancer are rejecting aggressive treatment, new study suggests

A sea change is occurring among men with low-risk prostate cancer: Increasing numbers are avoiding immediate surgery or radiation and are opting instead for close monitoring of the disease to see whether it worsens. The shift is sharply reducing unnecessary treatment that can cause serious side …

Cancer

How Gross Is it to Wear Your Shoes in the House?

The final word on whether dragging in all that bacteria on your shoes will actually make you sick.<p>You’ve always been a bit of a germaphobe. Your hermetically sealed home is a wonderland of disinfectants, antibacterial soaps, and air purifiers. Say you invite a couple other friends over for a book …

Microbiology

The 6 ways to PREVENT bowel cancer, from getting screened to eating beans...there's #NoTime2Lose

IT'S the 2nd deadliest cancer in the UK, claiming 16,000 lives a year.<p>But bowel cancer CAN be cured - and even better it can be prevented.<p>A few …

Cancer

Outdoor Garden Room Ideas - 8 Garden Design Ideas for Outdoor Living Areas

Create an outdoor space you can enjoy all season long, whatever the size of your garden.<p>All it takes is the right furniture and some thoughtful …

Landscaping

10 Best Ways to Increase Dopamine Levels Naturally

Dopamine is an important chemical messenger in the brain that has many functions.<p>It’s involved in reward, motivation, memory, attention and even …

Neuroscience

8 Real People Share Why They Stopped Being Vegan

<i>Here at mbg, we’re all about eating what works for your individual body, whether that means being vegan, plant-based, paleo, keto, something else</i> …

New Jersey

This Is The Best Natural Painkiller Plant That You Can Find In Your Backyard!

Regardless of its causes, physical pain can be excruciating sometimes. Most of us rely on painkillers for a quick relief from acute or chronic pain. …

Whooping Cough

The best portable air conditioners

After a long and particularly gruelling winter, Britain is finally basking in some much-needed sunshine. As the year's first sun peeps round the clouds, we flock to parks and beer gardens like it'll be another year before we see it again - knowing Britain, it may well be. Stories of Britain being …

Home Improvement

Want to remember your dreams? Make sure to take *this* vitamin before bed

If you’ve had one too many dreamless nights lately—or maybe you just tend to forget them the instant you wake up—there might be a way to start …

Wellness

Hull 4 Heroes founder 'stunned' as kind mystery pensioner keeps donating her winter fuel allowance

The founder of a Hull charity that renovates homes for veterans has been moved to tears by a mystery pensioner who donates her winter fuel allowance …

Google Play

Patients aged over 60 who lose weight 'should be tested for cancer'

Weight loss in patients over the age of 60 should be urgently investigated, with one in seven cases among men likely to mean cancer, a major study has found.<p>The research by Oxford University found that losing weight is the key symptom of the disease, linked to at least 10 types of cancer.<p>Experts …

'Natural insecticide' kills advanced prostate cancer cells

One of the hallmarks of advanced prostate cancer is a faulty PTEN tumor suppressor gene. Now, after screening compounds for their effect on cells …

5 Google search tricks that will give you so much more in the world of web

Most of us spend huge chunks of our time surfing the WWW, but very few of us know the tricks that make searching easier – speed up your browsing with these nifty search bar hacks<p>1. Search within a specific website<p>Whether you’re an uber fan of a publication like the Telegraph or you recently read …

Promising new lung cancer treatment combines two pre-existing drugs

An exciting new study is suggesting that a novel treatment combining two currently available and approved drugs could successfully target nearly 85 …

A psychotherapist says there are 4 types of shame — here's what they are and how they affect us

When Joseph Burgo first proposed the idea of writing about shame, he found that people were afraid.<p>"My agent, when we went out with the proposal for this book, was very afraid it was too dark and people were going to be scared off," he told Business Insider. "I was told by agents and editors …

Four Things I’ve Learned About Aging and Men

Aging is a universal experience and one that can be a privilege – yet its effects can be more far-reaching than just noticing more grey hairs and …

Immune System

Severely elevated cholesterol often goes untreated

(Reuters Health) - Many patients with dangerously high cholesterol or a genetic predisposition to it don’t take statin drugs that can lower cholesterol, a U.S. study suggests.<p>Statins were being taken by just 52 percent of adults with what’s known as familial hypercholesterolemia, a genetic disorder …

Medical Research

Want to Get Smarter? Read Something on This List

There’s a lot of hope today that playing mindless brain training games will make you smarter. But instead of trying a quick fix, why not read …

This Is the Most Popular Sweet Potato Recipe on Pinterest

It was sometime last year that I became deeply enamored of sweet potatoes. I don't do anything particularly special with them or anything — I simply …

Sweet Potatoes

Smoking every day can increase psychosis risk, study finds

Two new studies report an increased risk of psychosis among smokers of not only marijuana, but tobacco, too.<p>The tobacco study has now been published …

The Brain

How to shrink the prostate naturally

Enlarged prostate or benign prostatic enlargement happens when cells in the prostate abnormally divide and multiply, causing the organ to increase in …

Eight things your phone's camera can do—other than snapping selfies

With apps, it can translate text, identify stars, and more.<p>Smartphone cameras let you take advantage of every available photo opportunity. But they can do more than snap pictures of partying friends and sweeping landscapes. With the right apps, your camera can perform feats from translating texts …

Apps

Dementia study links your risk with your fitness level

<b>(CNN) —</b> Your stamina -- or the time it takes for you to reach peak exhaustion during exercise -- can be tied to your dementia risk, and a new study reveals how.<p>The study, published Wednesday in the medical journal Neurology, found that women with high cardiovascular fitness, or high stamina, had an …

Dementia

Death risk increased with two blood pressure drugs

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a major risk factor for heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States. But a new study has …

What happens if you have prostate surgery?

After a person reaches the age of 40 years old, cells in the prostate gland can sometimes begin to multiply. This growth can lead to enlargement of …

Cancer

Inevitable muscle wasting of old age could be stopped, scientists believe

The inevitable muscle wasting of old age could be stopped, scientists believe, after discovering why people become frail as they grow older.<p>Most people become weaker in their later years, as their leg muscles get smaller and less able to bear weight, which often leads to disability and falls.<p>But …