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5 Minutes on This (Free) Site Will Shrink Your Airbnb Regret

Airbnb is awesome – until it's not. Ten years in, face it, it's still a leap of faith as a traveler to go stay in a stranger's home. You roll the …

Real Estate

3 Basic Yoga Poses You’ve Been Doing Wrong—and How to Fix Your Form

It’s so easy to improve your yoga practice.<p>Before you say namaste, it’s important to understand the basics during your yoga practice. If you aren’t …

Yoga

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

1. Blueberries<p>As far as we can tell, there is not a single nutritionist who can argue with the power of blueberries. "There are at least 15 different …

Nutrition

This Simple Blood Test May Detect Alzheimer’s YEARS Before Symptoms Start

Scientists have discovered a simple blood test that could detect Alzheimer's almost a decade before symptoms start showing up.<p>Alzheimer’s disease is …

Dementia

7 Surprising Things You Can Do with Cream of Tartar

Many of us have cream of tartar in our cabinets, an infrequently used ingredient for baking that we break out about twice a year. I always just …

Chemistry

18 Ketogenic Snack Recipes to Whip Up Immediately

You’re keto, so most of the prepackaged snacks in the grocery store are out. But that doesn’t mean you have to deny yourself a salty, cheesy or sweet …

Healthy Eating

7 Tips To Pick Up Your Mason Jar Salad Game

No mo' soggy lettuce for you.<p>April 18, 2018<p>Making your own dinner, lunch, breakfast, or any meal for that matter, can be quite a rude awakening in …

Healthy Eating

Tip: 4 Keto Diet Fails

Ketogenic diets work for some people, at least for a while. Here are the most common mistakes to avoid.<p>Four Keto Mistakes<p>1 – The Bacon Phenomenon<p>The …

Nutrition

Hang On, We’re All Missing the Best Part of a Sheet Mask

Sheet masks are pretty self-explanatory. Open the package, place the serum-soaked sheet on your face, snap a few selfies, remove the sheet and bask …

Skin Care

Plover lets you share files between any devices over Wi-Fi, AirDrop-style

Apple’s AirDrop service is great for beaming files between your iOS and Mac devices over Wi-Fi – but it sadly doesn’t work with other platforms. Thankfully, a bunch of young developers have built a handy tool to make it just as easy to transfer files over your local network, using anything that has …

Apps

Eating certain raw fruits and vegetables has been linked to better mental health

Raw fruits and vegetables may play a role in improving mental health, according to a new study by the University of Otago.<p>Researchers have found that …

Mental Health

6 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Is Grieving

Plus what to say instead.<p>If you struggle to know what to say to someone who is grieving, you’re not alone. Death has a way of making even the most …

Self-help

30-Day Countdown to a Flat Belly By Summer

The official start of summer is about ten weeks away but if you aren’t in tip-top shape just yet there’s no need to worry. Why? Because by making a …

Nutrition

5 Investing Apps That Make Money Without You Thinking About It

It's time you got a rounding-up, socially responsible, Wall Street occupying investment app.<p>Making money without thinking about it has never been …

Investing

Bad News for Kissers: Mono Virus is Actually Linked to 7 Other Diseases

Celibacy's looking pretty great right now.<p>Getting mono is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it means you have someone to kiss, or at least swap …

Multiple Sclerosis

A Dietitian Shares How a Keto Diet Can Help Boost Your Sex Drive

Although many turn to the keto diet for health reasons or as a weight-loss solution, the low-carb, high-fat diet could also result in a higher sex drive. In addition to helping your libido naturally by boosting your energy and providing more mental clarity, reducing your intake of refined …

Diabetes

A world-record holder who runs 100-mile races says the high-fat diet Silicon Valley loves transformed his body and performance

Our bodies might work better when we're burning fat as fuel.<p>From a health perspective, burning fat rather than primarily getting fuel from carbs might help stabilize blood sugar. From an athletic perspective, being a fat-burner might help some people recover more quickly and perform at a higher …

Nutrition

5 Pilates Moves That Tone., Life and Shape Your Butt

In Pilates, there are many butt exercises that lift, tone, and sculpt your backside, but they do so much more. As with most Pilates exercises, these …

Workouts

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling…

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling Life<p>In Japan, millions of people have <i>ikigai</i> …

Happiness

The Best Move To Make Sure Your Bladder Never Leaks Again

No, we're not talking about kegels.<p>Whether you’re getting ready to have a baby and want to strengthen those below-the-belt muscles, you leak a little every time you do box jumps, or you just want to keep things nice and strong down there—it’s a good idea to start strengthening your pelvic floor.<p>“If …

Workouts

5 Anti-Aging Products That Actually Get Rid Of Dark Spots

We all know that our skin changes as we get older, but it seems that we weren’t informed about dark spots. They’re age spots that occur in areas that …

Skin Care

Are supplements giving you cancer?

You take supplements to stay healthy — but some of them may be doing more harm than good.<p>Certain dietary iron supplements may aid the development of …

Cancer

This Move From a Beachbody Trainer May Be the Most Effective Ab Exercise We've Ever Seen

Beachbody trainer Autumn Calabrese, creator of the 21-Day Fix, loves to share her favorite moves from her latest program, 80-Day Obsession. We've seen her booty-sculpting cardio moves and the full-body move called the surrender to shoulder press.<p>She's back on Instagram, this time showing us this …

Exercise

Get Familiar with CircuitPython with These Great Resources

About a year ago, I talked with Scott Shawcroft, an engineer at Adafruit, about their initiative to develop CircuitPython. He discussed several reasons that you’d probably want to give it a try. The one that really stands out to me is the fact that you do not need a compiler or drivers for the …

Microcontroller

Simple Quantum Computing in 150 Lines of Python

What does it take to build a quantum computer? Lots of exotic supercooled hardware. However, creating a simulator isn’t nearly as hard and can give …

Quantum Computing

In ageing Thailand, developers race to supply locals and elderly expats

BANGKOK (Reuters) - At 79, Thai businessman Boon Vasin's latest $500 million venture is a bet on a market he knows well - looking after Thailand's rapidly growing population of old people.<p>Not only is Thailand ageing faster than its neighbors, but it is also becoming an increasingly popular …

Thailand

I Can’t Stop Buying Sheer Pantyhose

While some flight attendants and all Hooters waitresses are still required to wear flesh-toned pantyhose as part of their uniforms, almost every …

Clothing

It’s Mueller, Not Trump, Who Is Draining the Swamp

Following the investigation of the special counsel, Robert Mueller, is an enduring lesson in humility, and not merely because no one — not the president, not legal analysts or anyone else — has been able to predict what his office will do next. Mr. Mueller is much more than a prosecutor. To many, …

Donald Trump

Hack the Keto Diet and Lose Weight Safely With This Simple Trick From a Doctor

A casual scroll through Instagram, a flip through your favorite health and wellness magazine, or a conversation with friends have likely brought up the ketogenic diet at some point. The low-carb, high-fat diet causes the body to go into a metabolic state called ketosis. The keto diet has been …

Diabetes

30+ Makeup Products Every Beauty-Obsessed Girl Should Try in 2018 — All Under $15

Amazing makeup doesn't need to cost a ton of money. There are tons of buzzy products that beauty influencers, bloggers, and artists swear by. We rounded up some of our own editor-approved must haves you should consider trying. We included lipstick, highlighter, foundation, eyeliner, brow gel, and …

Makeup