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11 Healthy Foods Very High in Iron

Iron is a mineral that serves several important functions in the body. Its main function is carrying oxygen throughout your body and making red blood …

I Worked Out Until I Was 'Super-Skinny,' but I Wasn't Happy Until I Got Strong

Tatiana Arnold ditched the treadmill for a barbell and never looked back.<p>RELATED: 12 Thoughts Girls Who Work Out After Taking a Long Break Have

Fitness

10 Ways to Try to Prevent Drug Addiction in Your Child

Prevention is much easier than treating drug addiction, and waiting to teach your child about drugs until they are 13 or 14 years old is too …

Diabetes: can you really eat to beat it?

Converts to the bestselling blood sugar diet say you can. When one type 2 diabetic tried it, he reversed his condition. Four years on, is he still cured?<p>Just over four years ago, my GP gave me unwelcome news: I had type 2 diabetes. I was shocked. I didn’t match the stereotypical patient profile of …

Diabetes

I Went on a Silent Meditation Retreat—And Here’s What Happened

It’s difficult to talk about what happens on a silent meditation retreat because, really, so little actually happens. You sit, you walk, you eat meals and attend to a few chores. It’s what you don’t do that matters. I’ll do my best to explain.<p>Last winter, I convinced my editor to send me to …

Canadian police fight a Frankenstein in new W-18 street drug

The only thing worse than having a killer in your midst is not knowing it is there.<p>That's why some experts say Canada's bad trip with W-18 this week …

How Diaphragmatic Breathing Can Change Your Workout

Yogis know it best: Focusing on breathing while exercising can completely change your training. Practicing diaphragmatic breathing can boost your …

What's behind the heroin epidemic?

Heroin has become headline news and a topic of debate among presidential candidates due to a substantial uptick in heroin-related deaths and overdoses. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the number of heroin-related deaths rose 286 percent between 2003-2013.<p>Dr. …

Drug Addiction

Acer reveals silent Switch Alpha 12 to smash 2 in 1 rivals out of the park

By Dan Grabham<p>Acer held its big annual press event in New York today. Several new products made their debut, but we were most impressed by theAcer …

Consumer Tech

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find Today, April 23

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, April</i> …

Shopping

Microsoft Sacrifices Lumia 950 And 950 XL Potential For A Stronger Surface Phone

Announced in October 2015, and released a month later, Microsoft’s Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL smartphones have not set the world alight. The first ‘out of the box’ Windows 10 powered devices occupy a curious pivot point in Microsoft’s plans. What do they tell us about the direction of Microsoft and …

Mobile

Watch this robot solve a Rubik's Cube in about a second

Ah, the Rubik's Cube. Few novelty puzzles have had as long of a career.<p>Since its invention in 1974, the cube has become on one of the best selling …

Blue Origin Launches and Lands Recovered Rocket

Without any notice, Blue Origin made history once again when they completed a successful launch and landing of a suborbital rocket yesterday. What made this flight particularly notable was that they used the <i>same rocket</i> that had been launched into space on a flight in November.<p>The recovered New …

Hermès’ pricey Apple Watch bands are now available online

You don’t have to visit select Apple Stores to get your wrists on Hermès’ special Apple Watch bands anymore.<p>After debuting this Fall as limited edition pieces only available at Hermès’ and Apple retail stores, the stylish leather straps can now be purchased via the online Apple Store by any unhip …

Smartwatches

Hoverboards keep exploding. So what happens now?

It seemed that no sooner had hoverboards became the hottest new toy than they began to literally explode.<p>The misleadingly named personal …

Apple and Google surprise Daimler with their progress on cars

You'd think that the head of Daimler would have little to worry about from Silicon Valley right now given his company's technological progress, but there is apparently a good reason to be nervous. CEO Dieter Zetsche tells <i>Welt am Sonntag</i> that a visit to tech companies in the Valley left Daimler …