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Judge throws out manslaughter charge against Collin County dad who left baby in hot car

Collin County prosecutors didn't offer enough evidence to support a manslaughter charge against a Melissa father whose baby girl died after being …

Texas

A woman used a photo of dishes to explain what it's like to have depression — and it struck a chord with thousands of people

• <b>On June 30, Brittany Ernsperger posted a photo on Facebook showing a massive stack of clean dishes with the caption, "This is what depression looks</b> …

Depression

11 Ways You're Wasting Time Instead of Doing What You Need to be Successful

When was the last time you found anything on social media that moved your life forward?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s the end of another busy day, and you look back and wonder “Where did the time go?” Most likely, part of your time was eaten up with those little …

Productivity

Amazon Wants You to Start a Business As a Package Delivery Driver

Amazon’s ever-expanding retail empire is going to need more workers and vehicles to get millions of packages to shoppers’ doors. To do so, the web …

Does Drinking Lemon Water Actually Have Any Health Benefits?

I decided to do a little experiment to find out if the rumored health benefits of lemon water are legit. Here's what happened.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Humans have been experimenting with tonics since the beginning of time. From the fountain of youth to alkaline water to kale juice, …

Tips for Handling the Most Toxic People in Your Life (Who You Can't Just Cut Out)

When it comes to dealing with toxic relationships, the most obvious solution is to cut ties with the person. This is certainly easier said than done …

10 business classes you can take online for free

In 2018, the average salary for a recent business school graduate will be roughly $150,000, according to The Financial Times.<p>While the payoffs for …

10 Reasons You're Always Tired (and what you can do about it)

Feeling tired on a regular basis is extremely common. In fact, about one-third of healthy teens, adults and older individuals report feeling sleepy …

Wellness

Can medical marijuana help combat Illinois' opioid crisis?

<b>SPRINGFIELD, Ill.</b> • Illinois lawmakers have come up with an unusual solution to combat its opioid crisis, allowing doctors to prescribe medical …

NHRA Joliet: Torrence, Hagan, Anderson, Hines are ones to beat Sunday

<i>NHRA Media Release:</i><p>JOLIET, Ill. — The 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season continued Saturday as Steve Torrence held on to the Top Fuel …

5 Résumé Writing Tips From Experts That Will Help You Refresh The Heck Out Of Your Job Search

Thinking about finding yourself a new 9-5? It can be hard to figure out what exactly you can do to make your résumé stand out in a crowd of other, …

How to reset your midlife body to burn fat – in six easy steps

Weight gain is not an inevitability of ageing – although, for many people, as they accumulate years under their belt, they also gain pounds.<p>A big part of this is down to the modern dietary environment, which encourages gradual weight gain over time. Over the last 10-20 years, we have started to eat …

Nutrition

Founder of YouTube channel featuring young Chicago talent slain in South Loop

Zack Stoner’s YouTube subscribers grew when he posted videos of opposing rap artists who talked “beef” about each other, his friends say.<p>But as Stoner’s eight-year-old channel topped more than 176,000 subscribers in the past six months, he decided to focus on a positive, anti-violence message for …

Illinois prison agency might appeal mental-health ruling

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Corrections indicated Monday it will consider appealing a federal judge’s order that the agency …

Questions about grief: should you fall apart, or hold it together? | Lea Waters

Since my sister’s suicide I have gone on – for her son, for my kids, for me. The sadness will stay but I am bigger than my grief<p>One year ago to this day, my sister died by suicide.<p>The phone rang. I heard the words as if from a distance. My heart caved in, my mind froze, my body disappeared. I …

Empathy

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

This Eye Cream Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Target

There’s a reason you always hear women talking about the importance of using an eye cream while you’re still young. Eye creams are an amazing …

Skin Care

Supreme Court deals defeat to workers' rights, upholding arbitration for individuals only

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that businesses can prohibit their workers from banding together in disputes over pay and conditions in the workplace, a decision that affects an estimated 25 million non-unionized employees.<p>With the court's five conservative members in the majority, the …

6 Concealers Every Woman Over 40 Should Be Using

As far as makeup products go, a good concealer is quite possibly one of the most important ones. Whether you need to hide a breakout, cover a dark …

50 Productive Things You Can Do Right This Minute

"I have nothing to do!!!" Bitch, you thought.<p>2. Back up your phone and computer so you can stop clicking "Remind me tomorrow" when they remind you that it's been 152 days since you last did it.<p>3. Watch an inspiring TED Talk. Like this one. Or this one. Or this one.<p>4. Make a wishlist on Amazon.<p>5. …

Chronic Pain Patients Need -- And Want -- Non-Opioid Options

Approximately 11.5 million U.S. adults misused prescription painkillers in the past year ― and for more than half of them, the reason for the misuse was physical pain.<p>We hear a lot about opioid-related deaths and overdoses in the news, but we rarely talk about the underlying issues that lead so …

Mental Health

The 5 Foods You’d Never Guess Will Help You Sleep

Eating these sleep-friendly foods can be your path to better sleep.<p>Oh, sleep. The most wonderful thing in the world. We all know how much we need and …

‘People with ADHD can be incredibly valuable at work’

Lack of awareness of the behavioural disorder has meant many people found it difficult to hold down jobs. But proper diagnosis and support are allowing more employees to make the most of their talents<p>‘As an employee, I wasn’t very good because I was inconsistent,” says Jannine Harris, 44, from …

When is the best time to drink water?

Hydration is essential for health, but what are the benefits and drawbacks of drinking water before going to bed?<p>The human body needs water to …

Pain Management Program Offers An Alternative To Opioids

Seven years ago, Robert Kerley, who makes his living as a truck driver, was loading drywall onto his trailer when a gust of wind knocked him off. He fell 14 feet and hurt his back.<p>For pain, a series of doctors prescribed him a variety of opioids: Vicodin, Percocet and Oxycontin.<p>In less than a year, …

Health Care

How To Use Cannabis To Treat The Inflammation And Pain Of Arthritis

Now science is backing what some patients have known for years— cannabis can effectively treat arthritis.<p>Cannabis Soothes Arthritis Pain.<p>Arthritis is …

Pain

9 Treatments for Restless Legs Syndrome

Photo: Shutterstock<p>Is Restless Legs Syndrome Affecting Your Sleep?<p>You may know it as the urge to move or jerk your legs when you’re sitting or lying …

Austin Dillon takes No. 3 back to victory lane at Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The No. 3 is No. 1 again at Daytona, on a day, in a race and at a place forever linked with the great Dale Earnhardt.<p>Austin …

Turmeric for IBS: Does it work?

Beyond being a staple of Asian cuisine, turmeric has long been used in traditional medicine to treat conditions from indigestion to depression. More …