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What you need to know about medicine and food interactions

As you pick up your prescription from the pharmacy, it usually comes with a lengthy explanation of doses, side effects and specific warnings about other drugs or food interactions. But how carefully do you read the whole thing? There may be certain foods you should avoid while taking the medication.<p>…

Mayo Clinic

15 of the world's happiest places | CNN Travel

15 Amazing Places You Have To Visit On A Road Trip Across Canada

As the second largest country in the world, its safe to say that Canada has lots of sights worth seeing on an epic cross country road trip! My first …

Scientists Have Restored Vision In Mice That Were Born Blind

The breakthrough could pave the way for a cure in humans.<p>Medical researchers have long hoped that stem cells can one day be used to restore sight in …

Now Quantum Computers Can Send Information Using a Single Particle of Light

Physicists at Princeton University have revealed a device they’ve created that will allow a single electron to transfer its quantum information to a …

Quantum Physics

Black Hole and Galaxy Crash Supercharge Blazing-Fast Particles

Astronomers have discovered an immense surge of energy coming from a cosmic particle accelerator located about 2 billion light years from Earth. It's …

Universe

Outer layer of human heart regrown using stem cells

A multidisciplinary team working at Pennsylvania State University claim to have used human stem cells to regenerate the cells that cover the external …

Penn State

Journey Across Canada by Train

Riding the rails from Toronto to Vancouver is a once-in-a-lifetime smorgasbord of scenery.<p>I’m an introvert. A real rather-do-anything-than-make-small-talk introvert, not just someone who prefers TV to cocktail parties. So what am I doing having breakfast with three strangers—and enjoying it?<p>Blame …

The Top 7 Ski Resorts in Europe Right Now

With 7,500-vertical-foot descents, mountains etched in couloirs, and liberal backcountry policies, Europe serves up some of the best skiing on the planet. You’ll schuss in the shadow of Mont Blanc, stay in 12th-century villages, and dine at haute mountain refuges. Needless to say, skiing in the …

Divers Remove a Fist-Sized Hook From a Shark's Mouth–By Hand

Dramatic photos show a diver gently pulling a large hook out of a shark's mouth, but scientists say the act may not have been necessary.<p>Shark diving is a popular hobby in the Caribbean, where the animals are easily drawn in by the smell of bait in the water.<p>One group in Florida regularly dives to …

Depression is probably much harder on your heart than we realized

According to the new research, which was published in the journal Atherosclerosis, the risk of fatal heart disease in men due to depression is almost the same as the risk from elevated cholesterol levels or obesity.<p>Professor Karl-Heinz Ladwig, lead author of the study, said in a statement that …

High Blood Pressure

The Healing Power of Self-Care in a World of Stress & Anxiety

<b>“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” ~Lao Tzu</b><p>I’ve always lived with a low hum of anxiety in the background, and lately it’s been …

7 Phrases To Tell Yourself When Life Doesn't Go Your Way

The symptoms of social anxiety can be misinterpreted as introversion but they are very different.<p>Social anxiety is self-induced while introversion is …

Psychology

12 Things That Can Really Influence What People Think of You

You will never get a second chance to make a first impression.<p>From the moment you walk into a room or meet someone one on one, you're being sized up and judged.<p>Some researchers speculate that the human brain is hardwired to judge so it can evaluate and interpret important information.<p>We often form …

An Internet of Caring Things: New Technologies for Senior Living

IoC – the Internet of Caring – and it’s a concept senior housing operators will need to ponder as the revolution in connectedness continues to unfold.

Ultralight 'super-material' is 10 times stronger than steel

A spongy new super-material could be lighter than the flimsiest plastic yet 10 times stronger than steel.<p>The new super-material is made up of flecks of graphene squished and fused together into a vast, cobwebby network. The fluffy structure, which looks a bit like a psychedelic sea creature, is …

The Newly Discovered ‘Great Wall Of India’ In MP May Be The Second Longest In The World

The sheer size and richness of Indian culture and history has spawned several hundred books, films and folklore. But even today, possibly large …

How I finally realised I need to get help for my mental health issues

For the last two years, I’ve been what I’d describe as a bit of an emotional wreck.<p>I’ve been the person hiding in the toilets at work having a panic …

Scientists Have Launched a New Quest to Take Humanity Beyond Our Solar System

<b>Interstellar Breakthrough</b><p>It sounds like the hackneyed plot to a science fiction movie: a secretive group of billionaires, scientists, financiers, and …

6 Things You Should Do When You're Mentally Drained (Instead Of Resting On The Couch)

Your mind is the most powerful tool you have for the creation of good in your life, but if not <i>used</i> correctly, can also be the most destructive force …

Self-help

Frostbite poses greater health danger than many suspect

SUNDAY, Jan. 15, 2017 -- Did you know frostbite can occur within minutes?<p>Keeping fingers and toes warm and dry when you work or play outside is a …

How to Stay Emotionally Balanced If You’re an Empath

Melissa EislerThere are some people who are naturally empathetic—meaning, they are more instinctively inclined to step into another person’s shoes. …

Unmistakable Habits of Unlikeable People

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few: The good …

The 8 Best Hut-to-Hut Ski Touring Trips in the U.S.

If you’re a backcountry skiing, snowshoeing, or splitboarding enthusiast, there’s nothing better than several days away from civilization with a …

Hiking

12 Of The Best Hiking Routes In Washington State, USA

Whenever I think of Washington, I think of lush green forests, the gorgeous city of Seattle, and, of course, snow-capped mountains that seem to go on …

Hiking

Treadmills and tricks: Physical and mental training keeps dogs happy in the winter

During Ember’s first winter, she learned a new trick: jumping.<p>The Dalmatian puppy also discovered the betta fish’s home.<p>Ember grew fond of lapping …

That Sushi May Contain a Tract-Invading Parasitic Tapeworm

In health updates that absolutely no one wants to hear, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are warning that a tapeworm that was …

Koalas are at the centre of a perfect storm. The species is slipping away | Kevin Evans

Australia is one of the worst performing countries in terms of protecting its ecoregions. Koalas are a litmus test for conservation of a habitat in crisis<p>In 2016 koalas were sighted for the first time in decades at Mount Kembla, Wollongong and in Kosciuszko national park in New South Wales. …

Wales