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A new way to help meth addicts stay clean: antibodies

Designing medications and immune therapies that blunt a drug addict's high and help him kick his habit is a promising idea. And someday soon it is expected to yield actual medications for addiction. But there's a fundamental problem with prescribing an addict a daily medication that makes it …

Immune System

10 Recent Music Releases To Listen To That Aren't Taylor Swift

It's getting hard to escape Taylor Swift since the release of <i>1989</i> -- in addition to conquering radio, she's also taken over the entirety of New York City. But even though it seems like whole world is swept up in Swift-mania, the music world has been quietly pumping out some amazing, non-Taylor …

GM emails appear to show a large ignition switch order before recall

Emails between General Motors and its ignition switch supplier appear to show that GM decided to replace the defective parts before alerting customers or regulators that they might cause dangerous wrecks.<p>The emails, turned up by lawyers representing the families of crash victims, were sent between …

General Motors

GameStop expects to issue customers $250M in trade-in credit this holiday season

The holidays are a time for loved ones, good food, and maxed out credit cards — and GameStop wants to help you accomplish at least one of those.<p>The gaming retailer announced today that it expects to exchange $250 million either in store credit or cash to people who trade in their games. GameStop …

Rockin' Out at the MTV EMAs

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

Cooking

The Harvard Medical School 6-Week Plan for Healthy Eating - Harvard Health

Every day, you make dozens of decisions about what to eat. Will you cook at home or eat out? Snack from a vending machine, or carry a healthy snack …

Learn how to become a DoTerra distributor!

DoTerra business opportunity is one of the best home businesses available! For only 35$ / 20€ / £20 you get a free webshop, back office and no …

Chocolate Sprinkle Kiss Cookies

<i>posted on</i> December 16, 2013 <i>by</i> aimee @ shugarysweets 36 <i>comments »</i><p>Have some <b>family fun</b> this <b>Holiday</b> by starting your own traditions! Of course, baking …

Mama Margay Has Her Kitten

On November 1, a margay at Bioparque M’Bopicuá in Uruguay gave birth to the adorable kitten seen in these photos. Typical gestation is approximately …

4 Foods That Help Relieve Stress and Shrink Your Waistline

<b>Chocolate Milk</b><br>In the mood for something sweet? Go for this childhood favorite. "Chocolate milk has potassium, which helps relieve muscle spasms if you're dealing with physical stressors," says Gans. Just make sure to stick with the low-fat version.<p><b>Oatmeal</b><br>This fiber-packed food will keep you full …

12 Ways To Perk Up Your Home For Fall

<i>Laura Gaskill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>With the crisp fall air comes a natural desire to cozy up at home with warm drinks, fluffy throws and the glow of candlelight. It’s also a time of year when you might want to entertain more. By making a few smart purchases and, if you’re feeling crafty, doing a …

Tea and coffee's health benefits, from weight loss to cancer prevention revealed

Tea or coffee - which do YOU prefer? From weight loss to cancer prevention, we reveal the health benefits of both<p><b>Coffee and tea are good for you in</b> …

Wellness

Groupon launches new deals app featuring its hotel and travel Getaways

Groupon already offers hotel and travel deals in its main app. But now, the popular deal-of-the-day company has released a new app dedicated to its …

8 Beauty Uses for Baking Soda

<b>Prevent Sweat Stains and Body Odor</b><br>Mix baking soda with a little bit of water to turn it into a moist paste, then apply it under your arms for an all-natural deodorant.<p><b>Clarify Your Hair</b><br>Every now and then, hair needs some relief from product buildup. Add a small amount of baking soda to your shampoo, …

Fat-melting yoga moves you can do at home

Book Review Site for Librarians in Public Libraries and School Libraries

<b>Smoke in the Sun</b> <br>by Renée Ahdieh<p>Mariko is not the girl she was when she first left home to marry a stranger. After weeks of living, disguised as a …

Books

What 65 Percent of Women Would Choose Over Sex

And why it's not necessarily such a bad thing…<p>Imagine hitting the sheets for the most satisfying night ever. Now, did you fantasize about sleep or sex? If your mind immediately went to the former, you're not alone. In fact, 65 percent of women say they would prefer a good night's sleep over sex, …

Sleep

11 Ways to Use Honey to Get More Gorgeous Skin, Hair, and Nails

<b>1. Moisturizing Mask</b><p>Honey is a natural humectant, meaning it draws moisture from the air into the skin and ensures it's retained it in the layers where it’s needed most for penetrating, long-lasting hydration.<p><b>Try it:</b> Spread one teaspoon raw honey on clean, dry skin, and let sit for 15-20 minutes. …

Bring Nature Indoor: 11 Innovative Nature Inspired Designs

It is always hard to get close to nature for people who live in the big city. Limitied living space make our lives crowded with modern materials: …

What Do Your Dreams Say About You?

Self-help

Good News for Carb Lovers Trying to Lose Weight

And get this: The participants who ate a vegan diet got about 55 percent of their calories from carbohydrates, while the rest got 50 percent or less of their calories from carbs.<p>That’s because they were filling up on the right carbs, explains lead study author Brie Turner-McGrievy, Ph.D., R.D., …

15 Hearty Meals for Your Slow Cooker

It's getting colder, and the busy holiday season approaches, which means there is no better time to bust out your slow cooker. Warm, nourishing, and …