Natalie Simson

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Scientists Are Urging Women To Stop Wearing Bras. This Is Why.

According to studies, the National No Bra Day on October 13th shouldn’t be the only day for that matter. In fact, scientists are urging women to stop …

Elasticity

A Heart Surgeon Says This "Healthy" Ingredient Is Harming Your Gut

It's easy to assume that healthy foods promise nothing but healthful benefits to your body. But as cardiologist, heart surgeon, and autoimmune …

Food as medicine: your brain really does want you to eat more veggies

<i>This article is part of a three-part package “food as medicine”, exploring how food prevents and cures disease. Read other articles in the series</i> …

You Can Never Have Enough of These 16 Protein-Rich Foods

Lately, there’s been a lot of buzz about the health advantages of vegetarian and vegan eating styles. It seems like everyone from athletes to …

Rising sea level a threat to Vietnamese farmers

As sea levels rise, so the salt water is spreading further inland leading to saline intrusion and coastal erosion in Vietnam.<p>The Mekong River Delta is amongst the most vulnerable regions in South Vietnam. It is home to more than 17 million people and produces around half of the country's rice …

How to clean your Gmail account of malicious apps

Among the most coveted targets of phishing scammers is gaining access to your Gmail account, where you’re probably storing a gold mine’s worth of …

'South Park' Creators Actually Will Continue To Parody Donald Trump

The creators didn't exactly mean what they said before.<p>In the “South Park” universe, “Donald Trump” is a former grade-school teacher that dated a sex slave and once brutally raped a different, Canadian version of “Donald Trump” to assert American dominance. With comedians routinely expressing …

10 Companies That Have Paid Dividends for More Than 120 Years

Pick dividend stocks you can rely on.<p>Investors rely on dividend stocks for the income they need, and that makes it critically important to choose …

Investing

Ben Carson’s Vacuousness Is on Full Display in a Disturbing New Documentary

The doc ‘PACmen’ takes you behind the scenes of the unqualified ex-neurosurgeon’s presidential campaign as it goes up in flames. This is your HUD …

Ashley Graham's Naked Body Is A Work Of Art In V Magazine

DAMN. (P.S. These photos are NSFW.)<p>Ashley Graham spent Monday evening at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Now she’s being shown as a work of art herself.<p>The model appears in V Magazine’s summer issue in a feature titled “Body Beautiful” and well, the NSFW photos pretty much speak for …

Middle School

Seven Facts About Gender You Should Know

Just because you don’t understand something doesn’t invalidate it.<p>In the past few months there have been an increasing number of attacks on the legitimacy of transgender and gender non-conforming people coming from both the left and the right. Most of these attacks stem from either a flawed …

LGBTQI

Her Baby Had So Many Heart Defects, Doctors Said to Have an Abortion. Just Look at Her Little Boy Now

Christina Lombardi went in to the hospital for a sonogram when she was five months pregnant with her first child.<p>She giggled with her mother, Gloria …

Word of the Week: Browning | Cook's Illustrated

<i>Working at the intersection of food and science, we come across a LOT of scientific jargon and terminology, from chemical processes (see:</i> …

Moonlight wins best picture Oscar, after Warren Beatty gives gong to La La Land

Coming of age drama about a gay black man defeats hot favourite La La Land to win the Academy’s top award, after debacle in which Damien Chazelle’s film read out as winner by Faye Dunaway<p>• Oscars 2017: full list of winners<p>• PricewaterhouseCoopers issues ‘sincere apology’ for Oscars blunder<p>Moonlight …

SAY GOODBYE TO YOUR KIDNEY STONES WITH ONLY HALF A CUP OF THIS DRINK

This is really shocking, right? The medical experts warn that in the United States only, kidney disease kills more people than breast or prostate …

Homemade

This Woman Suffered From Terrible Pain In The Heels Of Her Feet And Then Something Unbelievable Happened

Our feet get a tough workout almost daily and when we squeeze them into badly-fitting shoes, we make their job even tougher. This can often lead to …

Inflammation

Eat These Foods Before Bed to Get a Better Night’s Sleep

How you eat affects so many of parts of your life, but did you ever wonder how it might influence your sleep quality and patterns? We know all about sleeping clean (thanks to health queen Gwyneth Paltrow) and how using screens at night can throw off our sleep patterns, but it turns out that what …

Sony's Xperia XZ Premium is the world's first phone with a 4K HDR screen

The word overkill doesn't seem to be in Sony's vocabulary.<p>A year and a half after introducing the Xperia Z5 Premium, the world's first and only …

This Recipe is going Crazy in the World! Heal your Knees and Rebuilds Bones and Joints Immediately

Over the years, it is common for our body to wear out and show age-related ailments; the bone and joint pain , is one of the main players symptoms …

Pain

This Herb Tastes Like Parsley, but Its Healing Abilities Are Off the Charts

Gotu kola may look like parsley’s twin sister, but this herb does much more than just add flavor to your favorite dishes (although it will do that, …

Inflammation