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Bookmark This Low-Carb Shopping List for Your Grocery Trip

Carbs have gotten a bad rep. We put the blame of unwanted weight gain solely on this particular type of food and go to extremes to try to curb the …

Nutrition

Outgrowing autism? Study looks at why some kids 'bloom'

Karen Melville remembers when her son Danny was diagnosed with autism so severe that his doctor feared he might never even talk, much less go to school. “It was like a freight train hit,” said Melville, a 39-year-old mother of two who lives in Brunswick, Ohio.<p>Five years of intensive therapy have …

Autism

Scientists develop new blood and urine tests to detect autism in children

Scientists have developed new blood and urine tests that could transform the way children are diagnosed with autism in the future.<p>The tests, which …

Google, IBM and Lyft launch Istio, an open-source platform for managing and securing microservices

Microservices, that is, breaking larger applications into small parts that communicate over APIs, is increasingly becoming the architectural style of choice for many developers (especially when coupled with containers). Managing this fleet of services introduces its own set of challenges, though. …

Microservices

Algorithm predicts autism diagnosis in young children with 81 percent accuracy

A team of researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have developed a deep learning algorithm that can accurately predict whether …

Autism

Autistic Brothers Create Device Police Can Use to ID People on the Spectrum

Brad Benjamin, 27, and his brother Kenny Benjamin, 26, have autism spectrum disorder, and they wanted to help others on the spectrum stay safe should …

Dublin-based scientists find an area of the brain linked to autism

Team believes discovery points towards new therapies<p>Wed, Jan 4, 2017, 11:45 Updated: Wed, Jan 4, 2017, 13:09<p>The team ran brain scans on people with …

News (Ireland)

Pumped on protein: can a shake ever be as good as a plate of food?

Sales of power bars and powders and supplements are surging – but does anyone really need them?<p>Protein is big business: as pumped-up as any ripped bodybuilder. The drinks, powders and bars that were once the preserve of top athletes have found their way into suburban kitchens and spawned an …

Nutrition

Your perfect body game plan for 2018

Marius BuggeLet's not kid each other: as much as we hit the gym to feel awesome, live longer, compete with our buddies, relieve stress, and, of …

Workouts

Sunflare unveils sticky and flexible solar panels

Sunflare has unveiled flexible solar panels that can be stuck onto walls and roofs.<p>The new thin-film solar product is flexible, light, and affordable. The company made the announcement at CES 2017, the big tech trade show in Las Vegas this week.<p>The National Renewable Energy Laboratory declared in a …

Strength Routines for Developing a Strong and Healthy Upper Back

<b>A strong upper back is vital to minimize shoulder joint and shoulder girdle injuries.</b> Many athletes and training enthusiasts love the pressing and …

Workouts

The 8 Quickest Ways to Get Sick Abs

Getting a flat stomach is hard work enough; getting full-on definition is downright laborious. But it just got easier: These simple workout and diet tweaks will help you get the definition you want, faster.

Nutrition

"Personalized nutrition” isn’t going to solve our diet problems

There's no end to Bay Area startups floundering with their promises to revolutionize health. Theranos tried (and failed) to democratize blood testing, the Apple Watch vowed to get people exercising (despite evidence to the contrary), and a company called Habit wants to fix our diets.<p>Habit is …

Holistic Medicine

New Source solar panels pull clean drinking water from the air

A new kind of solar panel is being tested in water scarce regions of Ecuador, Jordan, and Mexico where the device, called Source, pulls moisture from …

World's Largest Solar Project Would Generate Electricity 24 Hours a Day, Power 1 Million U.S. Homes

The race to build the world's largest solar power plant is heating up. California-based energy company SolarReserve announced plans for a massive …

Renewable Energy

Morbidly obese man halves weight after being forced to buy two plane seats

A morbidly obese man who was forced to buy two aeroplane seats has ditched his 15,000 calorie a day diet and now looks unrecognisable.<p>Ross Gardner, 39, from Florida, has dropped from a whopping 28 stone to just 14 stone after he ditched fast food and became a gym junkie.<p>After consuming 15,000 …

11 things you should do in your 20s to be a millionaire by 30

1. Focus on earning<p>"In today's economic environment you cannot save your way to millionaire status," writes Grant Cardone, who went from broke and in …

Self-improvement

Ten Bodybuilding Practices That Can Help Anyone Get Shredded | Poliquin Article

Physique training is more popular than ever. At the same time, misconceptions about how to get maximally lean and fit are widespread. These myths are …

The Important Question Every Employee Should Be Able to Answer

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Investors Love It When You Use This Writing Trick | Inc.com

Every entrepreneur knows that investors want to see a business plan before they invest money in a startup.<p>Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs wrongly believe the primary purpose of the business plan is to document how you plan to grow.<p>On the contrary, the <i>primary</i> purpose of a business plan is to sell …

Small Business

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Restricted behaviors link autism, attention deficit | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Restricted behaviors in autism represent a genetic link with inattention and hyperactivity in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, say Tinca …

Tara Palmer-Tomkinson Reveals Autism Diagnosis, Insists Drugs And Alcohol Aren't The Reason For Her 'Odd' Behaviour

Tara Palmer-Tomkinson has revealed that she has been diagnosed with autism and insisted that she isn't a drug user.<p>Tara suffered from substance abuse …

5 companies that leverage the unique talents of people on the autism spectrum

SAP, the software giant which employs more than 65,000 people worldwide, is the latest company to understand that adults on the autism spectrum have strengths and abilities that make them valuable employees. They are partnering with Specialisterne, a socially innovative company where the majority …

Autism Science, Birth To Thirteen

One of our family members is autistic. He was diagnosed about a decade ago at age 3 for the symptoms recognized at the time but likely would have been diagnosed earlier given what we know now. Like all autistic people … like most people … he has grown, developed, matured, and changed. And along …