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Houston creator of 'vitamin for alcohol' dives into ABC's Shark Tank

UPDATE: (Spoiler alert) While the Sharks didn't bite (guest Shark Bethenny Frankel admitted to being overwhelmed and baffled by the science -- while …

Parents could be missing out on thousands of dollars in tax refunds — here’s how to claim it

Many Canadian parents are missing out on claiming some child-care-related expenses at tax time and it could potentially result in thousands of …

Personal Finance

Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

Anxious People Focus on Negative Cues That Others Don't

It's an ingrained habit—but one you can teach yourself to break.<p>Let’s pretend for a moment you’re giving a presentation in a room full of very important people. You want their feedback—ideally, some sign of positive approval—because you know you’re being evaluated.<p>You look to a person in the front …

Why a massage ball might the best piece of workout equipment you’re not using

Three years into her career, master SoulCycle instructor Charlee Atkins was teaching up to four classes a day at the boutique spin studio. When the …

Influence: The 4-Step Process for Selling Anything to Anyone

People only buy when they trust the person selling.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Influence is described as <i>"the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something."</i> However as subtle as some forms of influence might seem as …

6 High-Performance Habits Only the Most Extraordinary People Share, Backed by Science

Incredibly successful -- and happy -- people consistently do six things. And you can too.<p>Why do some people succeed more quickly than others, and maintain that success over the course of decades? And out of that extremely small subset of people, why do some of them seem miserable, while others live …

This Metabolism-Boosting Natural Supplement Is the Anti-Diet Pill

If you were born before, say, 1999, you probably remember the incessant weight-loss commercials featuring Anna Nicole Smith prancing around …

Weight Loss

How a Brain Researcher Discovered the Fountain of Youth in a 93-year-old Athlete

Olga Kotelko helped researchers discover just how beneficial exercise is for the brain.<p>Aga Burzynska is rock climbing on a bluff outside Fort Collins, CO, as she often does. While she reaches for craggy fingerholds in the veined surface, Burzynska, a neuroscientist, calculates and recalculates, her …

Please Don’t Call Them Geraniums

Please don’t call them “geraniums.” We have to get past that.<p>They’re actually pelargoniums, flowering plants indigenous to South Africa. In Sweden, …

Struggling with a mid-afternoon energy slump? This hormone might be the culprit

You’re Superwoman in the morning, you power through lunchtime meetings, and then you fade around 3 p.m.—just to feel wide awake when 9 p.m. rolls …

You're Going to See This Again: Fitness Trends Are Talking and You Need to Listen

<b>Back in the days when I used to get to play with guns a lot, I would often hear the phrase “You’re going to see this again” come out of the mouth of</b> …

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An Insider’s Guide To Dublin: Where To Eat, Drink, Sleep, And Party

James Joyce once said in the The Dubliners that “one by one they were all becoming shades. Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age.” Dublin is old. Dublin is drunken. Dublin is musical. Dublin is imbued with “the full glory …

Ireland

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Ireland

From the point of view of a plant, Ireland is heaven. Humans may as well abandon their instinct for neatness and symmetry; plants grow too well here. …

12 low-maintenance flowers you can't kill

(Unless you try very hard.)<p>Sometimes you just want a guarantee. You don't have the money or time for that picture-perfect garden that you know …

This Doctor Specializes in Gut Health—Here's What He Eats in a Day

If you keep up with the health and wellness world, you've likely noticed the fixation on gut health and inflammation. In short, gut health is about …

6 Psychological Tricks That Will Make People Buy Anything

Need to boost your sales? This surprising new research will help.<p>"We tend to think our message is what moves people," says Robert Cialdini, the author of <i>Pre-Suasion: A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade</i>. "But it's what we do first to create a particular state of mind in our audience that …

Unconventional Gardening Methods: Pros and Cons - Organic Gardening

Novel gardening methods go through phases of prominence on the gardening scene. Perhaps made popular by a new book or a reinvigoration of an old …

Customer service secrets that no textbook will teach you

Pundits might categorize different businesses into different industry. But, I like to keep things clear and simple. If you are running a business, …

How to Reduce Stress Like a Navy SEAL

These are stressful, uncertain times. How are we supposed to be calm and productive workers amid all this chaos?<p>There is one simple way to cage the …

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Bad News: These "Healthy" Foods May Not Be Good For Your Heart

Eating healthy is never one size fits all. Our bodies are so different, all with various needs and quirks to attend to. So while a seemingly healthy …

Digestion

Effective Fat Burning Workouts

The hardest part about losing weight is not knowing the proper way to go about it. Everyone always says how you need to workout and eat right. Seems …

#10 Daily Habits to Learn from Successful People

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Whether you are just getting your startup off the ground or you have a regular 9 to 5 job, you need a couple of habits to help you develop, grow, …

Gardening 101: Raspberry

Raspberry, <i>Rubus strigosus:</i> “The Welcome Rambler”<p>Raspberries should be re-classified as one of the seven wonders of the world. Native species of the …

How to Succeed in Business Beyond Your Wildest Dreams

Use these principles in business and in life.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We live in a chaotic world, where the dichotomy between the haves and the have-nots is increasingly more apparent with each subsequent year. It's a world where people are immersed in a …

Parkinson’s disease may start in the gut and travel to the brain

WE HAVE been thinking about Parkinson’s disease all wrong. The condition may arise from damage to the gut, not the brain.<p>If the idea is correct, it …

Eczema Treatment: What You Can Do To Stop The Incessant Itch

Unidentified bumps and rashes can be caused by anything from allergies to keratosis pilaris, but eczema is one of the most common culprits. Also …