Nicole Drelles

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The 10 Best Podcasts of 2018 (So Far)

What to listen to now that we're in the golden age of podcasting.<p>It's safe to say we're living in the golden age of podcasting. As such, the sheer volume of quality audio content out there can feel overwhelming. Between the endless political commentary inspired by the daily nightmare of our current …

TV

Loophole May Allow Highly Paid Professionals To Take Advantage Of 20% Deduction

The 20% “Qualified Business Income” deduction under Code Section 199A is a brand new pretty substantial tax break. The 20% deduction is hedged by a lot of restrictions, but I think I may have found the secret to unleashing its power . Out of the over one thousand pages in the committee report on …

Finance

Single-payer would make America No. 1 for health care

Kudos to Tom Toles for depicting in his April 23 editorial cartoon the plight of U.S. health care as terminal unless we adopt the sensible, cost-effective single-payer system, as have many other developed countries. Dollars saved by reducing the enormous overhead would more than likely cover the …

Health Care

Plan to give health care to every Californian moves forward

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers pushed forward Wednesday with a proposal that would substantially remake the health care system of the …

Health Care

Study Shows Gut-Calming Effects Of Chili Peppers And Marijuana

Spicy!<p>A common link between chili peppers and marijuana could have implications for how we treat diabetes and colitis, as well as other conditions in the digestive tract, according to a new study from the University of Connecticut.<p>The study was published in the April 24 issue of the journal …

Chili Peppers

The Simple Reason Exercise Enhances Your Brain

Evidence keeps mounting that exercise is good for the brain. It can lower a person’s risk for Alzheimer’s disease and may even slow brain aging by …

How to Do Pigeon Pose: Master This Stretch for Tight Hips

Pigeon pose is amazing for runners, cyclists or anyone with tight hips, but many people simply don't understand proper alignment and find all kinds of ways to compromise their knees.<p>Simple padding with a yoga block, pillow or rolled up towel and a few placement tweaks of the knees and ankles can …

Yoga

New glaucoma test 'means treatment can start before sight loss symptoms begin'

A pioneering eye test could save the sight of millions by helping doctors tackle the biggest global cause of permanent blindness.<p>The test allows early detection of glaucoma so that treatment can start before vision begins to deteriorate.<p>It also has potential for diagnosing degenerative neurological …

Medical Research

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

What ‘personal space’ looks like around the world

If you've traveled even a little bit, you’ve surely had the experience of sharing a public space with someone (or many someones) who wants to stand closer to you than you’d allow your partner most of the time. (I often had this experience at the ATMs in Baku, Azerbaijan, where crowding has replaced …

Northern Europe

95 Ways to Eat More Veggies

It can be easy to say, "I'm going to eat more vegetables." But when it comes down to it, many of us fall short of our daily needs. Pack in the …

Healthy Eating

The Next Step In 3D Printing Is...Knitting?

<i>Would you rather hear these stories in less than 10 minutes? Listen to our brand new daily podcast here.</i><p>3D printers may have started as a high-tech …

Knitting

Tulips in Full Bloom: Pictures

Tara Palmer-Tomkinson had not been seen for nearly a week before she was found dead, neighbours claim

• <b>Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, socialite – obituary</b>• <b><br>The original It Girl: Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, in pictures</b>• <b><br>Remember her winning performance on Celebrity Fame Academy?</b>• <b><br>One of her final interviews: Why she was more than just an It girl</b><p>Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, the socialite and self-confessed 'It girl' of her …

Tumors

Protein-Pacing: The Science-Backed Secret to Getting Fitter Faster

New research from Skidmore College confirms what trainers around the world consider the perfect diet and exercise regimen: A workout that checks all …

Donald Trump’s Vanity Is Destroying His Presidency

The presidency isn’t changing Donald Trump. It’s revealing who he has always been.<p>Long before he embarked on the ultimate ego trip, leveraging his celebrity to seize the highest levels of political power, <b>Donald Trump</b> spent decades obsessed with appearances. An outer-borough boy from Queens who grew …

Donald Trump

7 Eye Creams That Get the Job Done for Zombie-Level Dark Circles

Because the struggle is too real.<p>Show me a woman who got enough sleep last night and I'll show you a liar. The fact of the matter is that none of us are logging in enough shut-eye and, unfortunately, have the dark circles to prove it. Thankfully, we've narrowed down the eye creams that de-puff, …

Stunning Photos of Trains Roaring Through Picturesque Landscapes

There’s something romantic about train travel. As you sit and watch the world pass by, it offers a firsthand look at a landscape that’s both intimate and fleeting—truly a moving picture. Many routes take passengers (or cargo) through otherwise desolate lands with adventures along the snow-capped …

7 Starbucks items that failed spectacularly

Starbucks is constantly coming out with new drinks and products to keep customers coming back again and again for a fresh twist on their caffeine fix.<p>Some beverages, like the Pumpkin Spice Latte that debuted in 2004, have become mainstays on Starbucks' menu.<p>But others, like "Chantico" liquid …

See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

Fifteen ways to hack your KitchenAid stand mixer

A variety of attachments – including a beater, slicer, and whisk – open up a world of cooking opportunities.<p>I'm the kind of person who enjoys the …

The winter solstice is today: 7 things to know about the shortest day of the year

The winter solstice is upon us: Thursday, December 21, will be the shortest day of 2017 for anyone living in the Northern Hemisphere. If pagan rituals are your thing, this is probably a big moment for you. If not, the official first day of winter is neat for other reasons too.<p>Technically speaking, …

How to make limoncello with just four ingredients and in just 10 days

A four-ingredient recipe for Limoncello is taking the internet by storm.<p>The syrupy-sweet Italian liqueur is notoriously painstaking to make, …

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 …

13 Desserts To Make This Holiday That Aren't Pie

The holidays are here and while pie is a fan favorite, that isn't the only sweet treat to have on your menu. From Christmas Sugar Cookie Truffles to …

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Going Rouge: How to Wear the New Statement Blush

Paris Fashion Week may have just ended, but as cooling temperatures leave many of us craving a dose of color, Spring’s runway makeup is already taking to the streets. Among the easiest and prettiest catwalk techniques to re-create is a jolt of lively blush à la Chanel and Kenzo’s Spring 2017 …