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Mother Of Two Asks For Help Paying For Skyrocketing Cost Of Cancer Drug

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> A mother of two in Bartlett has launched an effort to raise money for her cancer treatment, which has suddenly become a lot more …

The Diet That Raises Your Risk for Lung Cancer, Even if You Don't Smoke

Even people who've never smoked can get lung cancer, and a new study suggests their risk for the disease may rise if they eat a diet rich in certain …

Diabetes

Scientists may have found cancer's 'Achilles heel'

An international team of researchers believes it has made an important discovery about the genetics of cancer tumours that they say could offer a new …

Immunotherapy

Scientists Discover a Way to Annihilate Every Cell in a Cancerous Tumor — NOVA Next | PBS

Immunotherapy’s promise as a cancer therapy is undeniable, yet current treatments only work for some types of cancers. What’s more, it works in only …

Targeting cancer’s ‘Achilles heel’ could revolutionize treatment, scientists claim (VIDEO)

British scientists have found a ground-breaking technique to attack the ‘Achilles heel’ of cancerous cells, potentially revolutionizing the way the disease is tackled.<p>The scientists from University College London (UCL) have identified a new approach using the body’s own immune system to wipe out …

9 meal delivery services: Which one is right for you?

The idea of not having to grocery shop, instead getting prepared, portioned meals delivered to our door sounds like a dream for most of us …

How to Fall Asleep in Under a Minute

<i>Tech savvy</i>. <i>Culturally aware</i>. <i>Underemployed</i>. <i>Spiritual</i> but not <i>religious</i>.<p>These are all words and phrases that have come to be associated with the …

Harvard

The first 14 apps you should download on your new Android phone

You can do anything with your new Android phone. So many apps. So many possibilities. But where to begin?<p>Here's a list of 15 apps that should get you started:

You May Not Want to Buy Beauty Products Without This New Label

As consumers become more and more educated about beauty products and ingredients, they’re also demanding more transparency from companies to disclose …

'Wiggling' Tapeworm Larva Found Deep Inside California Man's Brain

"I didn’t know there was a parasite in my head trying to ruin my life."<p>Luis Ortiz doesn’t remember much about that fateful September day when he almost lost his life because of a "wiggling" worm in his brain.<p>The 26-year-old California resident was skateboarding near his parents’ home in Napa when …

15 ways to stay focused all day, according to scientists

We've all had days where we can't seem to focus, asking that question too many times to count. For some of us, those days are more common than we'd like.<p>Whether it's fatigue, distractions, lack of motivation, or something else entirely, our inability to focus digs a hole in our productivity and, …

7 ways to improve your mood in less than 5 minutes

And it's no wonder bad moods can sneak up on us so often. According to psychologist Guy Winch, author of the book <i>Emotional First Aid: Healing Rejection, Guilt, Failure, and Other Everyday Hurts,</i> a bad mood can be caused by anything from guilt over forgetting someone's birthday, to outstanding tasks …

10 Regrets To Avoid On Your Death Bed (And How To Do That)

Lacking impetus and letting fear guide our actions is what leads us to having regrets in life. Don't let your future self down.

42 Storage Ideas That Will Organize Your Entire House

Get your life in line.

10 powerful foods to eat the moment you feel anxious or stressed

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>What does food have to do with your stress levels? More than you might realize. About 40 percent of Americans say that stress drives …

9 Delicious Dressings That Make Anything Taste Awesome

It's all about the dressing. These homemade salad dressings are so delicious, you'll want to eat them with a spoon.<p><b>1. Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing</b><p>Cool, creamy, tangy and garlicky, this homemade ranch dressing tastes so much better than the mass-produced bottled stuff in grocery stores. Try it …

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Floating Beds

• 1 |<p>After considering the special relaxation of a gentle rocking motion, which has been scientifically proven as beneficial to us, but ruling out the …

Eight Tips for Selfcare

<b>Self-care.</b> What is it? I had never actually heard of this concept until a few years ago.<p><i>Self-care comprises those activities performed independently</i> …

New Study Links Facebook To Depression: But Now We Actually Understand Why.

The irony of Facebook is by now known to most. The “social” network has been linked to a surprising number of undesirable mental health consequences: Depression, low self-esteem, and bitter jealousy among them. Now, a new study in the <i>Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology</i> finds that not only do …

How to Keep Your Brain Young

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Are forgetfulness and "senior moments" inevitable parts of aging? Many medical professionals (including the doctor in CNN's news brief …

15 Things Happy People Do Differently

They say that happiness is just a state of mind, while others believe that it is a lifestyle one embraces. Regardless of what you believe it to be, …

Soft and Organic Design: Textural Concrete Tiles with Flowery Motifs

<b>Textural concrete tiles</b> can be adapted to various creative design concepts. Looking for a new way to innovate your house? Why not try the soft …

Black and White Graphic Decor

• 1 |<p>The highly polished monochrome interior design is staged upon an attention grabbing floor treatment, which shows off a slick graphic that waves …

An In-depth Look at 8 Luxury Bathrooms

• 1 |<br>• Designer: Balamatsiuk Oksana<p>This first bathroom, by Balamatsiuk Oksana, kicks off this collection of bathroom beauties with a pale scheme fit for …

Six surprising sources of stress — and how to do away with them

You do yoga five days a week, meditate and even splurge on a monthly massage. So why are you still feeling so agitated all the time? Getting to the bottom of the sources of stress in your life won’t just put a smile on your face. It can also improve the function of your body and mind. Living in a …

8 Methods To Get Anyone To Tell The Truth

Whether you’re interviewing a job candidate or sleuthing for information, these tricks will help you enter into deep conversation faster.<p>Professional interrogators use a number of psychological levers to get people to talk. Among them are techniques designed to instill fear.<p>But for those of us who …

Psychology

12 Best Foods To Boost Brain Power

We all know that the food we eat can affect our bodies. But, what about the greater impact food can have on the brain? An article written in Psychology Today discusses the mind-gut connection in relation to the immune system and how food can either prevent or cause certain sickness. We are …