Nick Grosvenor

107 Flips | 21 Magazines | @NickGrosvenor | Keep up with Nick Grosvenor on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Nick Grosvenor”

11 signs you’re going to be successful, even if it doesn’t feel like it

That’s a concept from Zen Buddhism, and it describes constantly seeing the world anew, as if you didn’t know anything about it. It’s a big advantage …

Wall Street

How ablation destroys cancer to prolong lives

Seven years ago, when Heather Hall was informed by her oncologist that her kidney cancer had spread to the liver, she initially assumed she had just months to live. “I’d been on chemotherapy for a while, but they’d done a CT scan and found three new tumours,” she says. “But they then said that, …

Cancer

31 Taco Recipes That Prove You Can Eat Tacos For a Month Without Getting Bored

"Don't you ever get bored of eating tacos? You eat them every day." If this is something you have heard and promptly answered with a big resounding no, then this "challenge" is just for you. Straight ahead you'll find a month-worth of taco recipes — chicken, steak, pork, fish, and vegetarian — that …

Cooking

The 6 Best Anti-Aging Products For Men

<b>* Find the right anti-aging products</b><b><br>* Remove wrinkles, dark circles, and other pesky signs of age</b><b><br>* 6 highly-rated products at every …

Scientists genetically reengineered the polio virus to treat brain cancer, and it’s working

Scientists are trying anything and everything in the fight against cancer, and an unusual new potential treatment option has come from a very …

The IHOP Name Change. An Employee Appears to Reveal All

No, it isn't B for Breakfast.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Corporations love social media.<p>Except, that is, when their own employees gleefully peddle company secrets as if they were mere snippets of gossip.<p>And so it is that …

Burger King Makes a 240 Percent Profit When You Say "Yes" to This Quick Question

This brilliant pricing scheme extorts huge margins while simultaneously increasing customer loyalty.<p>McDonald's was sued this week because they charge customers for the cheese on a Quarter Pounder, whether they want it or not. Silly as that sounds, it's a big deal for McDonald's because, in fast …

Could Viagra and a flu shot kill cancer?

After tumor removal surgery, treatment with erectile dysfunction drugs and a flu vaccine may help to stop the cancer returning.<p>These drugs, aided by …

Cancer treatment could see people heal themselves, researchers say

Dr. Shashi Gujar describes the new melanoma immunotherapy treatment he's researching with the old adage: give a man a fish and he eats for a day; …

Mini Cheesecakes I Recipe

"Easy and so good for holidays, weddings, or whatever the occasion! It is also good with other flavors of fruit pie filling."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (12 ounce) …

No-Money-Down Mortgages Are Making a Comeback

In the aftermath of the Great Recession, no-money-down mortgages got a bad rap, blamed for being part of a toxic brew of bad lending that crashed the …

Real Estate

Make Weeknight Meals Easier With The Instant Pot

Kids will love these easy recipes, which take less time to make than an episode of Peppa Pig.<p>View this post on Facebook

Spiced Beef Kabobs with Herbed Cucumber and Tomato Salad Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Soak skewers in water 30 minutes. Meanwhile, place bread and water to cover in a small bowl; let stand 10 minutes. Using hands, …

Recipes

A biohacker injected himself with a DIY herpes treatment in front of a live audience

When asked if there was an ethical commission, he said no<p>A biohacker known for live experiments injected himself with a DIY herpes treatment in front of an audience at Body Hacking Con in Austin last night.<p>Aaron Traywick, 28, who leads biotech firm Ascendance Biomedical, used an experimental herpes …

The hottest thing in cancer drug development is a takeover target again — here's what you need to know about it

A new form of cancer treatment that harnesses the body's immune cells to treat cancer is back in the headlines.<p>The Wall Street Journal reports that Celgene is in talks to buy cancer drugmaker Juno Therapeutics.<p>Juno is developing a highly personalized cancer treatment called CAR T-cell therapy (CAR …

Immunotherapy

Drinking alcohol can cause cancer by damaging DNA, finds study

Alcohol can cause cancer by permanently damaging stem cell DNA, a new study has found.<p>Links between drinking and cancer are well-documented, however, …

MRI advance can detect malignant tumors without need for biopsy

Traditionally when a small tumor is discovered in the kidney an invasive and painful biopsy is needed to ultimately determine if it is malignant or …

This Gene Links Red Meat to Cancer, And Now We Finally Know Where It Came From

It turns up in some surprising places.<p>There's already an established link between eating red meat and a higher risk of cancer. Now a study on the …

Bacon Deviled Egg Macaroni Salad

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a small pot, cover the eggs with water and bring to a boil over high heat; reduce the heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Drain; …

Recipes

Bumped From an Overbooked Flight? Here's Exactly What You're Owed

We've officially entered the busiest travel season of the year, and flight delays, cancellations, and overbookings are unfortunate inevitabilities. …

Fly to Europe for Under $100 With This Airfare Sale

Here's how to book super cheap flights to Europe<p>The low-cost Icelandic airline WOW Air is once again offering $99 one-way flights from the U.S. to …

Ancient genetic "kill switch" causes cancer cells to self-destruct

Cancer is one of our most persistent enemies, but while we now have advanced immune systems to fight the good fight, how did early multicellular life …

The FDA Just Approved Another Promising Immunotherapy For Cancer

On Wednesday—for only the second time—the Food and Drug Administration approved a cutting-edge therapy that genetically modifies a patient’s blood …

A Nine-Year Collaboration Has Just Shown How Sugar Influences Cancer Cell Growth

This is huge.<p>There's a long-known relationship between cancer and sugar, but figuring out exactly how it works has proven elusive. Now, thanks to a …

5 Mexican Crockpot Recipes That Are Half the Work With Twice the Flavor

When preparing meals for the week ahead, it can be easy to get into a recipe rut. We all have our fallbacks, and when energy is low and time is …

Orange Butter Cookies with Grand Marnier Glaze

Ingredients:<p>For the cookies<br>10-1/2 oz. (2-1/3 cups) unbleached all-purpose flour; more as needed<br>1/2 tsp. table salt<br>1/4 tsp. baking powder<br>8 oz. (1 cup) …

The Happiest States in America, According to Science

There are a lot of things in life that affect your happiness, and where you live is one of them. According to a study done by Wallethub, the specific …

The Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe Is Dairy-Free

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>By now we hope every home cook knows the pure dinnertime pleasure that is chicken in milk. The original dish, credited …

Cooking

RECIPE: CHEESECAKE CRESCENT ROLLS

• 2 cans of Pillsbury Crescent rolls<br>• 2 (8oz each) package cream cheese, softened<br>• 1 1/2 tsp vanilla<br>• 1/4 cup butter, melted<br>• cinnamon<br>• sugar<p>Directions<p>Unroll and …

Pen-like tool detects cancer in seconds

Distinguishing cancerous tissue from healthy tissue is a chief concern when it comes to surgery, which is why medical scientists are continually …

Cancer