Tina Studier

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3 Signs You're Addicted to Instagram

…Beyond the fact that your name is Kim Kardashian<p>Kim Kardashian's made a <i>living</i> off of sharing her world with, well, the rest of the world. But last weekend, she may have taken things a bit too far: She went to the Hamptons for a little beach time, but the cell service there was spotty, as we …

Cognitive Function and Its Impact on Chronic Pain

We all know that pain can cause all kinds of issues with our brain function, including making it hard for us to think or behave as we used to behave prior to the onset of chronic pain. But some research now suggests that how we think and how our brain function is prior to a trauma/surgical event …

The Brain

Why Healthy Lung Month Is Something We All Need to Be Aware Of

I did not know that October was Healthy Lung Month until I was contacted by Heather Von St. James. Nor did I think that Healthy Lung Month had much to do with me or my family this year. We were too busy celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness month after my year of successful treatment for Stage III …

4 Super-Easy Halloween Costumes Made (Mostly) of Clothes You Can Actually Wear Again

You're so smart and practical.<p>T-minus two weeks until Halloween—let the race to find the perfect costume begin!<p>This year, instead of forking over $$ for an Alice in Wonderland costume that we're guessing you can't wear to Sunday brunch, how about creating your Halloween persona by investing mostly …

Sometimes I Forget I've Been Diagnosed With Depression

I consider myself a pretty happy, content person. Life is usually good. I have a loving family, incredible friends and attend an amazing institution with countless opportunities. I can't find much to complain about.<p>Sometimes life is so good that I even forget I suffer from depression -- until it …

Tourists back in Texas from cruise ship carrying woman monitored for Ebola

Holidaymakers often feel regret at the end of a vacation, but the prevailing sentiment was more like relief among many of the passengers who stepped off the Carnival Magic after an Ebola scare prompted a tense climax to their cruise.<p>The ship docked as normal in Galveston early on Sunday after a …

Humiliation replaces fear for the women kidnapped by Isis

Islamic State,Iraq,Middle East and North Africa,World news,Syria,Slavery,Human rights,Law,Islam,Religion,Forced marriage,Society<p>Widow with child sold for marriage after raiding Isis militants shot her husband and took them into captivity<p>They sold Amsha for $12. Other girls and women went for more, …

Sweden says credible reports of foreign submarine in its waters

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden released on Sunday a grainy photo of a mysterious vessel in Stockholm’s archipelago, as the military hunted for a foreign submarine or divers in the country’s biggest such mobilization since the Cold War.<p>Swedish corvette HMS Visby patrols the Stockholm Archipelago …

Create a Better To-Do List

The standard to-do list might not be as innocuous as it seems. Here's how to fix yours--and actually get the important stuff done.<p>What could be wrong with the humble to-do list?<p>It seems like nothing more than an elegant if low-tech solution to dumping the swirl of tasks in your brain onto paper, …

I Love Lucy

Is Time-Saving Technology Making Us Lazy and Incompetent?

Automation gives us more free time, but we might not know how to use it wisely.<p>In the late 1980s, the psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi gave electronic pagers to hundreds of workers from five businesses around Chicago. For one week, each pager beeped at seven random moments during the day. At …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Ways to Stop Feeling So Scattered and Get Centered

If you are so busy that you sometimes feel your own life is passing you by or you're missing much of the pleasure in your days, fight back with these five techniques.<p>It's hardly the most dramatic complaint in the world, and it's true that compared with not having enough to eat or facing a serious …

Become More Positive With These 5 Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>History has shown that those with an optimistic outlook on life are the ones who usually find the most success.<p>For me, changing my negative mental attitude to a positive one resulted in a completely different lifestyle, both personally …

Happiness

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Michigan weighs whether to bar Tesla

DETROIT -- Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, who has boasted of makingthe state more hospitable for entrepreneurs, has until Tuesday to sign or veto a bill that would prevent upstart electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors from selling cars in the state through its own stores and not through a traditional …

The end of reading glasses is approaching—for those who aren’t squeamish

More than a billion people around the world suffer from age-related long-sightedness, otherwise known as presbyopia—a blurriness in near vision experienced after the age of 40. But a solution may be imminent—for people who don’t mind having their eyes cut open.<p>Researchers told the annual meeting of …

How Smart a Home BUYER Are You?

The more you know about the home-buying process, the more money, time and hassle you'll save -- no matter what the current real estate market is …

Does Being Wealthy Make You Greedy?

In a recent GOBankingRates survey that polled Americans on their biggest financial goals for 2014, two-thirds of top-earning respondents — those with …

18 Highest-Paid MLB Players

View Gallery<p>18 photos<p>Keith Allison / Flickr.com<p>It takes a lot of talent to make it to ‘the show’ — and if you can rise above the rest while you’re …

10 Tips for Travelling with a Smartphone

Travelling with a smartphone can make everything easier. From Google Translate and Maps, to apps like TripAdvisor, to being able to check in with friends and loved ones, it’s awesome.<p>Along with the potential positives, there are some things to keep in mind, like keeping your data private.<p>So here …