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Dermatologists Over 40 Say This Is How to Look 10 Years Younger

Once we hit 40, the descriptors used for skin typically have a negative connotation—words we don't necessarily want to associate with our once …

Skin Care

Iceland makes me more “human” each day

“Sometimes life pushes you in strange directions and you have no idea but to go along with the ride, and in the end, you’re rewarded with …

Iceland a great overseas destination for families with children

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Don't forget to pack the kids when you visit Iceland. They'll love the place as much as you do.<p>Glaciers, puffins, waterfalls, …

European Travel

17 Things To Know Before Driving In Iceland (Plus Car Rental Tips)

Things You Should Know About Driving in IcelandIcelandReady for an epic road trip driving in Iceland? Renting a car is the best way to experience …

Roads

9 tips for Americans traveling to Iceland

REYKJAVIK, Iceland – Ice and volcanic fire long ago sculpted this country into an otherworldly masterpiece, leaving behind a geological time capsule with all sorts of dramatic flourishes:<p>Monstrous craters. Bright blue icebergs. Countless waterfalls. Even bubbling pits of earth spewing steam and …

European Travel

Explore VatnajöKull Glacier, Iceland's Most Popular Ice Cave

Iceland is perhaps best known for its epic landscape features that have shaped the island nation: its volcanoes and glaciers. Vatnajökull glacier is …

National Parks

Travel Experts Recommend These 10 Top Travel Destinations

There are quite a few top 10 tourist destinations or places you have to visit blog posts out there. I myself am guilty of publishing one or two of …

Travel

'When I started taking ADHD medication it was as if someone flicked a switch'

After having been treated for depression unsuccessfully and asked to leave school, getting the correct diagnosis gave Askar Keen a new lease of life<p>Askar Keen is waiting for his A-level results after the most turbulent and distressing three years of his young life. At the age of 10, he asked for a …

Mental Health

Best ‘brainy’ books of this decade

1. Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race<br>Reni Eddo-Lodge<p>In recent years, we’ve read excellent nonfiction on race in the US, courtesy of writers such as Ta-Nehisi Coates, Claudia Rankine and Jesmyn Ward. Reni Eddo-Lodge’s superbly accessible book was a great addition to the British …

Books

The Best Small Beach Towns for People Who Want to Escape the Crowds

1 of 13<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 13<p>Cape May, New Jersey<p>3 of 13<p>Ogunquit, Maine<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 13<p>Chatham, Massachusetts<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 13<p>Cannon Beach, …

New Jersey

To Keep Women From Dying In Childbirth, Look To California

When Cayti Kane delivered a baby boy via cesarean section last year, her team of doctors was prepared.<p>Kane had been diagnosed with placenta accreta, a condition that increased the likelihood of a dangerous hemorrhage during delivery. When that happened, she had an emergency hysterectomy. Kane and …

Pregnancy

I've Been to 100 Caribbean Islands—This Is the One I Always Recommend

The Caribbean is synonymous with idyllic white-sand beaches and azure water, but for traveler and journalist Ashlan Cousteau, that's just one of the …

Caribbean

How to Shoot Defocused Firework Photos

I’m photographer David Johnson, and in this tutorial I’ll be sharing how I shoot long-exposure photos of defocused fireworks.<p>Gear List<p>Canon EOS 5D …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Smoothies You Should Try To Blast Belly Fat

Sometimes extra pounds are a result of this equation: eating processed foods=chronic inflammation=insulin resistance= weight gain. You can reduce …

Nutrition

“This Is Not Your Fault, Son. There Is a Problem with the School System.”

I was enjoying a rare morning walking the dog with my husband before he left for work when I got a call from our 14-year-old son. I could barely make …

Why I Left The U.S. 20 Years Ago... And Why I Won't Be Coming Back

In hindsight, growing up in white, middle-class suburbia in 1980s America was kind of like being brainwashed. I grew up believing that having money was an objective to strive for and that life was a ruthless competition. I worked hard in school and got a good job because that was what was expected …

Gun Control

30+ Make-Ahead Lunches You Can Pack Tonight — Recipes from The Kitchn

What's one of the easiest ways to feel like you have your life together? If you ask us, it's prepping lunch the night before. In the grand scheme of …

Healthy Eating

The Azores Aren’t the ‘Next Iceland’ — and That’s Exactly Why You Should Go

“Everyone says the Azores are the new Iceland,” says Catarina Maia, emphatic despite the patchy connection on our transatlantic call between New York …

25 cool family vacation spots across the USA

Yellowstone National Park: It's hard not to be impressed by all of the incredible natural wonders the world's first national park has to offer. Because an active volcano lies beneath Yellowstone National Park, the site has more than 10,000 hydrothermal features such as mudpots, hot springs and …

National Parks

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

Self-help

7 Surprising Alternatives To Tampons That Actually Work

Although tampons tend to be one of the more common period products women use, many women are in search of alternative options, whether it be because …

How to Brighten Portraits in Only 2 Minutes in Photoshop

Today Phlearn teach you a quick, effective way to brighten your portraits. Never again worry about the desaturated, unnatural skin tone that can come …

Sights in The Florida Keys | Fodor's Travel

Anne's Beach Park<p>Beach–Sight<p>On Lower Matecumbe Key this popular village park is named for a local environmental activist. Its "beach" (really a …

Traveling Costa Rica with kids

Costa Rica is a family travel playground, specializing in big adventures guaranteed to get your kid’s heart pumping; whether you are zipping through the leafy canopy or spying a lazy sloth, this little dynamo of a country offers a plethora of fun experiences that every family member can enjoy. …

These New Resorts in the Maldives Are Heaven on Earth

From the headlines, you wouldn’t guess that the Maldives is an excellent place to go in 2017. This island nation of just 375,000 citizens, spread …

Indian Ocean

The Perfect Three-Day Weekend in Portland, Maine

As part of a new series, Travel + Leisure is exploring America one three-day weekend at a time. Here’s what to do on a short trip to the picturesque …

Strange and beautiful things under a microscope – in pictures

A competition, now in its 43rd year, dedicated to showcasing the beautiful and bizarre as seen under a light microscope attracted over 2,000 entries from 88 countries. Here’s a selection of the winning and commended images from the 2017 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition

Photography

100 Best Things To Do With A Nursing Degree

Anybody interested in helping other people and having plenty of job security should consider getting a nursing degree. It is believed that there will …

Top tips for first-time family travel

The first time you contemplate hitting the road as a family can feel fraught with potential disaster – you envisage being stuck without vital wet wipes, or seeing your precious toddler getting sucked into the chaos of a Turkish bazaar. Relax. It will be okay. It’s actually very satisfying exploring …

Travel

This video series teaches you all the Photoshop basics for free

Popular YouTube channel TastyTuts, which specializes in graphic design and digital art tutorials, has published a free course titled 'The Complete …