Stacey Akridge

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Say no to the needle: why acupuncture just isn’t worth trying

It’s Acupuncture Awareness Week! According to the British Acupuncture Council, this event ‘aims to help better inform people about the practice of traditional acupuncture’. Perhaps it is a good reason to have a closer look at this currently popular therapy.<p>I first learnt acupuncture as a medical …

Acupuncture

Stella McCartney

<b>#SuzyPFW Stella McCartney And Sacai: Woman To Women</b><p>Two designers are presenting nuanced collections with subtle statements on how to balance the …

Jury awards Erin Andrews $55M in lawsuit over nude video

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A jury awarded Erin Andrews $55 million on Monday in her lawsuit against a stalker who bought a hotel room next to her and …

Northern Lights: Aurora borealis dazzles in Britain's skies

Ethereal spectacle visible as far south as Oxfordshire as skies clear, painting night sky with shades of green, purple and blue on Sunday night<p>Stargazers across the UK have been treated to a dazzling display of the Northern Lights.<p>The aurora borealis was visible as far south as Oxfordshire as skies …

Beyoncé's Cover of Whitney Houston's Classic 'I Will Always Love You' Will Give You Chills

We will always love Beyoncé‘s cover of “I Will Always Love You.”<p>The pop star again performed her version of Whitney Houston‘s iconic ballad – …

Peyton Manning jokes, chokes up during retirement remarks

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning got through the weekend thanks to hundreds of texts and calls from men he played against or alongside over his …

10 Best Dressed: Week of March 7, 2016

The real challenge during the high-pressure period of Oscar weekend into Paris Fashion Week is how to look your best while still looking like you, and staying calm and comfortable throughout. These leading ladies did just that.

Olivia Wilde

Sandman Movie Loses Its Biggest Star

<i>Sandman</i> is one of the most acclaimed comic books of all time, and a movie adaptation has been in development for many years. It looked as if the film version of Neil Gaiman's fantasy series was a step closer to happening when <i>Dark Knight Rises</i> star Joseph Gordon-Levitt came on board as a producer …

Kim Kardashian tweets naked selfie, breaks Internet again

Remember when Kim Kardashian West appeared naked in <i>Paper Magazine</i> and nearly broke the Internet that time?<p>Well, she's at it again. On Monday the …

Miley Cyrus

Weapons seized by Australia may have come from Iran, intended for Houthis

<b>(CNN) —</b> An Australian naval ship has seized a large arms cache that may have come from Iran and headed to Yemen by way of Somalia.<p>The Australian Navy said that one of its ships patrolling the region, the HMAS Darwin, intercepted a small, stateless fishing vessel about 170 nautical miles off the …

Autism Group Urges Parents To Vaccinate Children: 'Vaccines Do Not Cause Autism'

<i>Updated on February 9, 2015; 3:18 p.m. EST.</i><p>A leading autism advocacy group is advising parents to vaccinate their children, as a movement by caretakers who oppose the common practice continues to stir up controversy nationwide.<p>In a statement posted to Autism Speaks' website, the nonprofit's chief …

5 American Cities You Should Visit In 2015

In 2014, Minneapolis, Kansas City and Richmond were the coolest place to be. But with a new year brings a new set of cities to add to your bucket list. Luckily, we've found some surprising spots Americans are trekking to most, courtesy of Hotels.com's Hotel Price Index.<p>Whether it's a small-ish town …

8 Places With Always-Perfect Weather

<i>By Kelsie Ozamiz for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Think of all the things you'd talk about if you went to a place where weather was never the topic of conversation.<p>San Diego<p><b>San Diego</b><p>Let's get this one out of the way. San Diego is the textbook example of beautiful year-round climate. It's never too hot and …

Sexiest Man Alive Chris Hemsworth Gets Drenched Playing Water War on The Tonight Show

Jimmy Fallon has his famous guests play a lot of entertaining games on <i>The Tonight Show</i>, but Water War is quickly turning into the best one. That may …

What Exactly Is Magnesium Oil And Does It Have Skincare Benefits?

While dousing oneself in coconut oil seems like the beauty trend that's never going out of style, it looks like there's another product on the market that's slowly captivating everyone's attention.<p>We're talking about magnesium oil, a substance that we don't typically hear about in the skincare …

Brain scans could better predict your future

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget horoscopes or fortune tellers. There's a new way to tell your future, and it involves a much more reliable medium: human neuroscience.<p>A new study looks at over 70 scientific publications about brain scans such as functional magnetic resonance imaging or electroencephalography, …

The Brain

Rand Paul looks to steal 2016 spotlight

The potential presidential hopeful appears eager to return to his role as a conservative firebrand.<p>Jeb Bush is “a Big Government Republican.” Mitt Romney “had his chance.” And Marco Rubio’s recent jabs on foreign policy are “silly” and “childish.”<p>Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is back in insurgent mode, …

What Your Personality Has to Do With Your Neighborhood

Extroverts are more likely to be drawn to a city's center, for example.<p>It’s a well-worn sociological truth that the neighborhoods in which we live can have a powerful effect on our lives. But how do our neighborhoods affect our overall happiness and well being? And what might they reflect about our …