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This is the start of the post-antibiotic era

The discovery could herald a virtual return to the Dark Ages, with doctors unable to control common germs like E. Coli, rolling back centuries of medical progress.<p>"These are extremely worryingly results," said Liu Jian-Hua, a professor at China's Southern Agricultural University and co-author of a …

Major Stress Helps You Weather Smaller Stress

In the new study, published in the <i>Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences,</i> researchers from North Carolina State University studied 45 adults …

North Carolina

21 lifestyle changes to make if you want to save more money

When it comes to getting rich, the formula is simple: Spend less and save more.<p>That's easier said than done. To save a considerable amount of money, you have to make more than an intermittent effort. You have to make a lifestyle change.<p>What kind? We rounded up 21 lifestyle changes anyone can make …

The Latest: MU investigating 'threats' on social media

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The latest on the protests and turmoil over racially charged incidents at the University of Missouri (all times local):<p>10:15 p.m.<p>…

Apple Music Comes To Android As An Emissary

Today, Apple Music comes to Android phones. It’s the first user-centric app that Apple has created for Android (but not its first).<p>As people download and dissect it, they’ll doubtless be looking at how Apple builds on Android, what features are ported over from iOS and what Apple’s …

Apple Music

Instagram profile tracking app harvests your usernames and passwords

Just because an app has passed iTunes' verification procedure doesn't automatically mean it's safe. Take this Instagram client called "Who Viewed Your Profile -- InstaAgent" for example, which was available on both iTunes and Google Play until an iOS developer found out that it harvests usernames …

A Food Lover’s Guide to Dining Out

Dining out can be a deal breaker. When finding a place for two (or more) people to eat together, you have to consider not just personal preferences, but food allergies, ambiance, location, price, Yelp reviews, etc. What once sounded like a simple meal can quickly evolve into a homework …

You may already know if you’ll catch a cold

New research finds that a simple self-rating of health accurately predicts susceptibility to the common cold in healthy adults ages 18-55.<p>Published …

Medicine

An Expert Shares How to Make the Most of Your Closet Space in the Winter

The colder months ahead mean it’s time to embrace your holiday Starbucks drink addiction and break out your winter outerwear. Those long jackets, warm sweaters and snuggly boots are making their way out of hibernation and into your day-to-day outfits for good reason. While these items keep us warm …

6 Hand Sanitizers for Cold Season That Are Anything But Basic

Amidst the throes of cold and flu season that could strike fear into the hearts of the stalwart, you may be faced with an unfashionable dilemma: Do you brave the perils of doorknobs, elevator buttons, and taxi television screens with bouts of obsessive handwashing—or do you resort to on-the-go …

How This Small Business Is Tackling Poverty And Paying Its Employees Twice The Minimum Wage

This Pennsylvania-based business says that the minimum wage in the state is a “poverty wage.” Instead, they’re opting to pay their employees nearly twice that.<p>The Lancaster Food Company was started last year by Charlie Crystle and Craig Lauer, an entrepreneur and a foodie, respectively. They sell …

Income Inequality

Google is testing its ad technology on outdoor billboards

Google’s advertising technology is currently powering outdoor billboards in some of London’s most high-traffic areas.<p>The search company is testing the automated selling and buying of digital billboard ads using technology from its DoubleClick subsidiary, reports Business Insider. Google purchased …

AdTech

Horrors of one-child policy leave deep scars in Chinese society

His wife was seven months pregnant with their second child when the group of people barged into his home and took her away. He followed them to the local hospital, where - against medical advice and despite his pleadings - they jammed a needle into her belly.<p>"They grabbed my wife's body like they …