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12 Ways To Naturally Increase Serotonin So You Feel Happier

The Hidden Health Dangers of Eating CAFO Chicken

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Despite the well-documented health and environmental hazards, most consumers are still unaware that well over 90 percent of all chicken …

The disturbing differences in what men want in their wives and their daughters

When asked what qualities they want in in a wife, American heterosexual men said they value "attractive" and “sweet” women, a national survey recently found. Only 34 percent, however, said they wanted a romantic partner who is "independent."<p>But the story changes when respondents considered the …

New test can predict cancer up to 13 years before disease develops

People who develop cancer have shorter telomeres, the caps at the end of chromosomes which protect the DNA<p>Genetic changes can predict cancer up to 13 years in the future, according to new research.<p>Harvard and Northwestern University discovered that tiny but significant changes are already happening …

7 Things You Never Knew About Body Odor

There's a lot more to that musky smell than you think.<p>Brace yourself, we're about to get really <i>real</i> about BO. It's gross (we know), but hey, it can happen to anyone. And with the temperature heating up, you're more likely to stink up your favorite sundress or workout gear. So take some time now to …

Women's Health

8 Surprising Ways You're Slowing Your Metabolism

Fire up your natural calorie burn ASAP.<p><i>This article was written by Paige Greenfield and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Yeah, yeah, yeah, you've heard it all before—all you need to speed up your metabolism is to build more muscle, drink lots of ice water, and try to spend less time sitting, …

Nutrition

Photograph: Empics Entertainment<p>Stewart gave Barack Obama one of his toughest interviews, suggesting his 2008 election slogan should have been ‘Yes we can, …

Comedy

15 of the fastest growing startups in the world still flying under the radar

But we wondered: Who are the fastest-growing startups in the world that serve businesses, that we should be hearing about next (i.e. enterprise startups)?<p>That's a loaded question, we know. It all depends on your definition of "fastest growing." Startups are private companies that don't have to …

Startups

The Koch-backed crusade to kill renewable energy is at it again in North Carolina

Haters just won’t quit<p>North Carolina Republicans just won't give up.<p>After a 2013 attempt to repeal the state's renewable energy standard failed spectacularly in a bipartisan vote, the House Public Utilities Committee is trying again, introducing legislation that would freeze the state at its …

Kristen Bell: Why Dax Shepard and I are in couples therapy

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard say the key to their happy marriage is bringing in a professional.<p>Both actors -- who married in 2013 -- praised their decision to participate in couples therapy as a way of preventing problems before they become an issue in their marriage. "I noticed an actor and her …

The Best Foods to Fuel Your Workout and Give You Energy

Chow down on these 8 power foods before and after your workouts, and you'll see results in no time.<p>1<p>Spinach<p><b>Good for:</b> Muscle recovery<br>It's true: …

Consumers buying more organic products despite high prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The higher price of organic foods and other products doesn't seem to be deterring consumers: Sales jumped 11 percent last year, an …

The Radical Politics of Mister Rogers: 10 Fascinating Facts

Yes, Fred Rogers was a gentle soul who liked us just as we are. But if we place him in historical context, we can see that he was also politically progressive and fiercely dedicated to sharing his values of radical nonviolence and justice. Here are 10 little-known facts about Rogers's radical …

Rapid warming period may be underway as Earth sets another record

March was the warmest such month on record for the globe as a whole, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), which is one of the centers …

Global Warming

How Do Fish Oil Supplements Really Work?

You’ve probably heard about all the health benefits of fish oil. But should you really pop a supplement to achieve them?<p>Fish oil—both in whole food and supplement form—is usually associated with a number of health benefits including the improvement of joint health, cardiovascular system, immunity …

Immune System

Napping worker, trapped in plane’s cargo hold, pounds until flight turns around

The airport worker's shift started early, at 5 a.m., and ended with an unfortunate nap in the cargo hold of a departing Alaska Airlines flight bound for Los Angeles.<p>When he realized what was happening, his banging for help could be heard by both the pilots and first-class passengers aboard Flight …

Is Christianity Dark Enough for Millennials?

An interview with the author Rachel Held Evans about her new book and searching for authenticity in the church<p>"I caution against the idea that the way to get young people into church is to be hip and cool and have a pastor who wears skinny jeans." Rachel Held Evans could have been talking about any …

Same-sex Marriage

Men need to open up about depression, not man up and keep quiet

Suicide is now the leading cause of death in men under 50, but most men still won't admit when they have mental health problems, says Matt Haig<p>Let’s start with a cold hard statistic.<p>Suicide is now the <b>leading cause of death</b> in men under the age of 50. Think about that for a while. It is not cancer …

Mental Health

Map: These are the world’s least religious countries

The world's most populous country is also the globe's least religious. According to a new study, 90 percent of all Chinese consider themselves to be atheists or not to be religious.<p>The survey of 65 countries, conducted by Gallup International and the WI Network of Market Research, is based on …

Slate Magazine - Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts

Cover StoryMe Me MeTube Justin Peters YouTubers processed the YouTube shooting the only way they could.<p>Trump Basically Just Said He Should Lose the …

Tax Inequality In America: Lego Edition!

It’s tax time! Here’s an explainer on how taxes are (and are not) helping to bridge the income gap, using everyone’s favorite toy blocks.<p>In 2013, upon accepting his Nobel Prize for Economics, Yale professor Robert Schiller said: “The most important problem that we are facing now today, I think, is …

Global Warming Is Already Clobbering the Amazon

When it comes to doing research in the Amazon, Oliver Phillips says the worst part is the sweat bees. Phillips, an ecologist from the University of …

Climate Change

7 Mistakes You Make Vacuuming

Make sure you're vacuuming correctly! Here are seven mistakes you might be making.<p><i>Pamela Moore / Getty</i><p><b>1. You don't vacuum in both directions</b><p>If you only vacuum in one direction, you're not removing all of the dirt and dust. Some of it can hide under carpet fibers, and vacuuming in both …

Cleaning

Paracetamol kills feelings of pleasure as well as pain

Researchers from Ohio State University find participants who took the painkiller reported a weaker emotional response than those who had taken a dummy tablet<p>Paracetamol may be an effective pain reliever but is also reduces feelings of pleasure, a new study suggests.<p>The previously unknown …

Biomedicine

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

If you’re reading this article instead of doing your work, chances are good that you have trouble managing your time efficiently. You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, 90% of workers waste at least a half hour each workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. While computers …

Changing Sick Care To Health Care With A Simple Blood Test

There’s a lot of talk these days about the use of genomics and proteomics to develop personalized clinical treatments and improve the quality of our lives. At a high level, genomics is essentially the study of a person’s genome and the use of its genes. Proteomics is the study of the full set of …

Protein