Rachel Patton

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Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people?

A series of experiments has produced incredible results by giving young blood to old mice. Now the findings are being tested on humans. Ian Sample meets the scientists whose research could transform our lives<p>On an August morning in 2008, Tony Wyss-Coray sat in a conference room at the Veterans …

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The Season's Key Pieces: Fall 2015

While fashion is always keen on a seasonal trend, when it comes to your shopping list it's all about that instant update. See what's on the agenda for Fall 2015.<p>While fashion is always keen on a seasonal trend, when it comes to your shopping list it's all about that instant update. See what's on …

4 Exercises to Lift Your Boobs

Exercise 1 Dumbbell Bench Press<p>Lie faceup on a bench with your arms straight, a dumbbell in each hand <b>(A)</b>. Lower the dumbbells until they’re close to the sides of your chest <b>(B)</b>, then press them back up to the starting position. That's one rep. Do 10 reps, then go to move 2 without rest.<p>Exercise 2 …

Recipe from Cooking Light: Seared Scallops with Roasted Tomatoes

Bananas<p><b>Why they’re good for you:</b> While this tropical fruit is an American favorite, bananas are actually classified as an herb, and the correct name …

Your subconscious is smarter than you might think

We feel that we are in control when our brains figure out puzzles or read words, says Tom Stafford, but a new experiment shows just how much work is going on underneath the surface of our conscious minds.<p>It is a common misconception that we know our own minds. As I move around the world, walking …

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7 Things We Can Turn Off and On in the Brain

As much as we’d like to think we’re always in control of our own actions, a lot of human behavior, mood, and habit can be traced to involuntary …

Here’s How Meditation Boosts Your Health Beyond The Brain

A new study clues us into how meditation can improve our physical health.<p>One of the most interesting things about mindfulness meditation is how its benefits seep beyond our brains and into our bodies. So not only does it help decrease stress and improve focus, but it can have an impact on your …

6 Superseeds to Sprinkle on Everything This Year

<i>by Gabriella Vigoreaux, EPICURIOUS</i><p>Last year supergreens were all the rage, but this year we're thinking a little smaller -- we're thinking superseeds. Never have such tiny foods packed such a nutritious punch. Superseeds (like flax, chia, sunflower, and pumpkin seeds) are chock full of dietary …

How to Rid Yourself of Belly Pooch Forever

<i>(Looking for a program that will help you get a flat tummy—and keep it that way? With our Lose Belly Fat—For Good routines, you can see results in as little as two weeks.)</i><p><b>When Eating</b><br>Take an honest look at your diet and your bathroom schedule. Your belly might not be caused by fat but by air trapped …

Green Tea Benefits: Drinking Green Tea for Weight Loss

Sip Up, Slim Down: The Right Way to Drink Green Tea for Weight Loss<p>Find out if the green stuff's weight-loss power extends to flavored ice cream, iced tea, and extract<p>Find out if the green stuff's weight-loss power extends to flavored ice cream, iced tea, and extract<p>I'll admit it: I had a mini …

15 Under-the-Radar Vacation Destinations

The world is full of destinations on the well-trodden path, where the number of visitors seems to go up every year and the crowds can sometimes feel endless. Don't you want to go somewhere different for a change? No matter what corner of the globe you look at, there are plenty of overlooked …

'I've made a fortune from healthcare shares - here are my share tips'

This fund manager has turned £10,000 into £29,000 since 2009. Here are his share tips for the next five years<p>Fund managers who invest in health care tap into long-term investment themes, such as increased human longevity and population growth, which offer rich rewards.<p>Daniel Mahony, who manages the …

Pretty Winter Wedding Color Palettes

There is something incredibly romantic about a winter wedding. Perhaps it's the requisite candles cluttering tabletops, or the idea of your sweetheart keeping you warm all day and night long. Either way, we're head over heels for winter weddings and especially these six color combinations.<p><b>1. Ivory</b> …

The One Beauty Mistake You're Making Every. Single. Day.

Laurent Philippon—Bumble and bumble's Global Artistic Director—tells it like it is.<p>Having grown up in a family full of hairdressers, collaborated on shoots with legendary photographers like Patrick Demarchelier, Helmut Newton and Richard Avedon, and regularly entrusted with the strands of Daphne …

Beautiful Bedrooms: 15 Paint Colors to Consider for Winter 2014

Lauren and Chad's Vintage Comfort<br>Paint color: Benjamin Moore Silver Fox<p>(Image credit: Lauren Naimola)<p>The bedroom is the most private room in the home …

How do we feel about our bodies? Glamour survey has surprising answers

Blame those endless images on social media —not pictures of camera-ready celebrities —for a surprising rise in women’s unhappiness with their bodies, a new survey finds.<p>Fifty-four percent of women, ages 18 to 40, surveyed for Glamour feel unhappy with their bodies, up from 41 percent when the …

A Stylish Guide To Delhi

“You can be a lot of things in Delhi, but you can never be bored,” says jewelry designer Nicole Parker King. “The center of New Delhi is manicured and groomed to perfection, orderly; spacious; neo-classical and manageable. Old Delhi is chaotic and jam-packed and built up like a sandcastle with …

How Successful People Handle Toxic People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress.<p>Studies …

Perfect Your Morning With This Easy, Seasonal Smoothie

Photo: Courtesy of Kitchen Konfidence.<p>If you are looking for a substantial breakfast beverage that is nutritious, delicious AND easy, this is the …

How to Get the Best Deals on Airline Tickets

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How 60 Seconds And One Word A Day Can Reduce Your Stress

Our inner voices are doing serious damage to our self-esteem. One expert weighs in to show how relaxation can change the script.<p>Remember the childhood rhyme, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me?” It sounds optimistic, but it’s actually not true.<p>According to …