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This Is The Workout That Got Alexandra Daddario Into 'Baywatch' Shape

The 'Baywatch' babe is all about keeping her mind and body healthy.<p>Alexandra Daddario of <i>Baywatch</i> fame is a force to be reckoned with. In addition to …

Fitness

'He is playing the best football of his life': Croatia boss Dalic full of praise for Luka Modric

'He is playing the best football of his life': Croatia boss Zlatko Dalic full of praise for Luka Modric as he issues warning to England before …

Soccer

How to Tell If Your Meat Is Cooked Without Using a Thermometer

Whether you spend the summer grilling steak outside or searing chops in your favorite cast iron skillet in the comfort of your air-conditioned …

Perfect Oven Roasted Potatoes

Everyone loves a perfectly roasted potato. Crisp and golden on the outside with a soft, pillowy center. Here are a few things to keep in mind to get …

Recipes

The most important skill nobody taught you

Before dying at the age of 39, Blaise Pascal made huge contributions to both physics and mathematics, notably in fluids, geometry, and probability.<p>This work, however, would influence more than just the realm of the natural sciences. Many fields that we now classify under the heading of social …

Consciousness

The 8 Best Ways to Get 6-Pack Abs Fast

Whether you’re aiming to achieve your fitness goals or simply want to look good in a swimsuit, acquiring a sculpted set of six-pack abs is a goal …

Nutrition

Why plant protein is better for you than animal protein

Sorry, steak fans.<p>It’d be great if a burger-a-day diet was healthy. Don’t get me wrong—it’s not the worst. You’ve got protein in there and hopefully some veggies on top (and on the side) , and even some fiber from the roll (you used whole grain, right?).<p>Unfortunately, study after study shows that …

Nutrition

Bourbons That are Perfect for Wine Lovers

America is in the midst of a Bourbon boom. Producers are finishing this spirit in wine casks, using hyper-local ingredients and other innovative …

Whiskey

These 40 Powerful Life Lessons Can Immediately Change the Rest of Your Life

Truth resonates in your bones. Recognize it. Feel it. And do something about it.<p>Sometimes we get lost.<p>Other times we get distracted.<p>But most of all, we often get so consumed with the game of life--all of its pursuits, sensations, and experiences--that we forget the truths that lie at the core of …

Happiness

The One Carb You Should Avoid Because It Slows Down Your Metabolism In The Morning

It’s ok to eat carbs for breakfast. In fact they’re a great source of fiber and protein. Carbs give you energy and keeps your metabolism on the fat …

More Wine, Please: These Unexpected Wine Regions Need To Be On Your Bucket List

One never needs an excuse to go wine tasting. Whether it’s harvest time or poolside rosé season, the idea of going straight to the source has never …

Ducati Scrambler Italia Independent

A collaboration two years in the making, the Ducati Scrambler Italia Independent takes the Italian bike manufacturer's '70s-inspired bike and adds a …

Vancouver nowhere on list of region’s hot spots to invest in real estate

You might think that trendy neighbourhoods such as Mount Pleasant and Hastings-Sunrise would be among the region’s hottest areas to invest in real …

6 Surprising Ways the Mediterranean Diet Benefits Your Body

You know it's great for your heart—but your favorite Mediterranean staples do wonders for your brain and penis, too<p>The Mediterranean diet gets hyped for a reason. The traditional Italian, Greek, or Spanish way of eating can help you lose weight, slash your cancer risk, and offers your whole body a …

Holistic Medicine

Cristiano Ronaldo's Bicycle Kick Goal Is a Stunning Feat of Physics

His "best goal" involved some serious hang time.<p>In the 64th minute in a match against Juventus on Tuesday, Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid executed …

Soccer

These are the tax changes Canadians need to know before the deadline

TORONTO — Canadians rushing to file their taxes before the looming April 30 deadline should stop to check the changes the Canada Revenue Agency has …

Retirement

How do you get rid of garlic or onion breath?

Garlic and onions add flavor to meals and can provide health benefits. Unfortunately, both can also cause bad breath, known as halitosis, especially …

Dentistry

How to tell if your iPhone battery needs replacing

Apple is now offering to swap the battery in older iPhone's for $29, but will having this done speed up your device?<p><i>Video: How to check if your</i> …

Mobile Technology

1937 Vancouver UFO photo looks exactly like the recent SpaceX launch

There’s been a lot of TALK about UFOs in the media lately, as the U.S. Defense Department confirmed it had been spending millions of dollars …

City Halls

Apple addresses why people are saying their iPhones with older batteries are running ‘slower’

Because of a Reddit post and the loose interpretation of subsequent benchmark tests posted by Primate Labs’ John Poole, the “Apple throttles old iPhones” meme has reared its ugly head again.<p>The gist, as it always is, is that Apple is being super petty and trying to force customers to upgrade their …

IPhone 7

Don’t keep cell phones next to your body, California Health Department warns

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) issued a warning against the hazards of cellphone radiation this week. Yes, the thing we are all addicted to and can’t seem to put down is leaking electromagnetic radiation and now California has some guidance to safeguard the public.<p>The CDPH asks …

Public Health

Flipboard

The iPhone 8 is excellent, but not for everyone

Apple has few secrets left, but it did pull a fast one on us last week when it unveiled its cutting-edge, all-new flagship as “iPhone X” (pronounced …

10 Good Foods to Help Relieve Constipation

The Latest in Constipation<p>A diet that's too low in fiber may be to blame for your sluggish digestive tract. Add these delicious high-fiber foods to …

You're Probably Tossing Out These 8 Food Parts, But You Should Actually Be Eating Them

One person's trash is another person's (nutritional) treasure.<p>Our junk-food heavy diets aren’t getting us the recommended levels of nutrients and vitamins we need—but ironically enough, eating literal garbage might do the trick. That’s because Americans toss out some of the most nutritious parts of …

13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

”Somebody once told me the definition of hell:<p><i>“On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

Motivation

20 Must Sees in Croatia

(photo credit: HTZ)<p>By Nika Bogdanic<br>If you’re planning a road-trip through Croatia I suggest you follow my route from the north to the south of the …

Cracking Croatian Wine: A Visitor-Friendly Guide

Cracking Croatian Wine: A Visitor-Friendly Guide<p>A book aimed to give visitors a better understanding of Croatian wine, which has a history dating …

Restaurants on the Croatian Coast Worthy of a Michelin Star

Michelin Star Worthy Restaurants on Croatia’s Coast<p>by Iva Ralica<p>Last year the first-ever restaurant in Croatia to be awarded a famous Michelin Star …

35 Must-Try Foods When in Croatia

Peka (Photo credit: kostrenka.com)By Mia. KCroatia offers a wide variety of delicious food options that will leave you wanting more. The diversity in …