Vic Alfaro

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Forget Bitcoin and Ethereum: Say Hello to Qtum

This business-focused blockchain developer aims to combine the best of bitcoin and Ethereum, with a twist.<p>This turned out to be a truly incredible …

Oregano Oil - Health Benefits

Designed specifically for bacterial infections, antibiotics are medical doctors’ favorite tools against most issues that walk into their offices. But</b> …

Coughing Up Phlegm: What The Color Of Your Sputum Says About Your Health

It’s not uncommon when you develop a hacking cough from deep down in your lungs to cough up a gel-like substance known as phlegm, or sputum. While …

FROZEN LEMON MORE POWERFUL THAN CHEMOTHERAPY

It turns out that the best way to consume lemons is to first freeze them and then eat them along with their peel. It seems that we’ve been making a …

10 Healing Plants Which Were Used By The Native Americans To Treat Anything From Joint Pain To Cancer For Centuries

More and more people are ditching the traditional medicine and its chemically produced medications and look for natural remedies to every medical …

Older Adults' Forgetfulness Tied to Faulty Brain Rhythms In Sleep

Older brains may forget more because they lose their rhythm at night.<p>During deep sleep, older people have less coordination between two brain waves that are important to saving new memories, a team reports in the journal <i>Neuron.</i><p>"It's like a drummer that's perhaps just one beat off the rhythm," says …

How to prepare for the cryptocurrency revolution

Blockchain is quickly becoming one of the most anticipated technologies of our time. Much like the early internet, experienced technologists foresee blockchain as a vehicle to drive society forward. Implementations of secure, decentralized systems can empower us to conquer organizational issues of …

Cryptocurrency

Revealed: the best way to brush your teeth (and the simple mistakes millions are making every day)

A new survey by YouGov has found that 3 in 10 Britons only brush their teeth once a day. You might think this is shocking news – especially to a pair of professional dentists. Not so. Naturally, we dentists encourage our patients to brush regularly. But in fact it’s far more important that they …

Dentistry

How to Make “The Golden Mixture” — The Strongest Natural Remedy on Earth

This miraculous mixture of ingredients is also known as the “golden mixture”, due to its remarkable health properties, and appearance that reminds of …

Alternative Medicine

Doctors Have No Explanation: This Natural Remedy Cures Arthritis, Sciatica, and Destroys Cancer Cells

The traditional Chinese medicine has used the combination of honey and cinnamon for thousands of years, and this mixture has a long tradition of use …

Alternative Medicine

This All-Natural Simple Home Remedy Returns Natural Color to Gray Hair

Gray hairs are a nightmare for many women as they are considered to be the first sign of aging. Therefore, women are ready to try anything to cover …

Alternative Medicine

BDSM Terms and Definitions

This is less of an article and more of a list. However, if you have stumbled onto Kink Weekly and are new, then my hope is that you find this list …

Why Intermittent Fasting Is the Ultimate Anti-Aging Diet

What do Jessica Alba, Molly Sims, and Chelsea Handler all have in common? A very low key, results driven diet thanks to holistic nutritionist Kelly LeVeque who created her system, the Fab Four, to help quell underlying anxiety about following a quote-unquote "healthy diet." LeVeque uses food to …

Nutrition

Here's 13 Things That Make People Dislike You Immediately, According to Science

Ugh.<p>Everyone's got a story about how they thought a certain friend was mean the first time they met, but realised later that he or she is actually …

Psychology

Is Bitcoin, digital currencies and blockchain a bubble?

It's long time ago when I started studying markets, marketing and economics. Recently I came across Blockchain. I heared about it in the past, but I …

Billions of Bluetooth devices could get hit by this attack

More than 5 billion devices are vulnerable to a "highly infectious" malware attack. Go ahead, blame the internet of things.<p>More than 5.3 billion devices with Bluetooth signals are at risk of a malware attack newly identified by an internet of things security company.<p>If you're not keeping count, …

Tip: The Two Paths to Strong, Sexy Glutes

An athletic butt requires two types of training. Here's what you need to know.<p>Building great glutes requires two paths:<p>The progressive overload …

Intermittent Fasting 16:8 | The Lean Gains Protocol

Intermittent fasting is used as an umbrella term for a series of ‘dieting’ protocols, based on the scheduling of meals, rather than cutting calories …

Holistic Medicine

Here Is the Future of Interstellar Spacecraft

An Early and Very Ambitious Start<p>In 1973, the British Interplanetary Society — now, the oldest space advocacy organisation in the world — launched a …

6 Myths About Carbs That Are Preventing You From Losing Weight

A doughnut, whole-wheat bread and an apple are all carbohydrates.<p>The minute a beach vacation, a high school reunion or a friend’s wedding pops up on the calendar, we immediately wage war on carbohydrates.<p>No bagels<p>No pasta.<p>Definitely no potatoes.<p>But is banishing carbs really the best plan of attack …

Nutrition

Why bitcoin and its digital cousins are under increasing scrutiny

Cryptocurrencies are still more investments than way to pay, but their mainstream acceptability continues to grow, proper regulation will follow<p>Cryptocurrencies are under the microscope as never before. Financial regulators in the US are concerned about the emergence of bitcoin and its digital …

Your NO BS Intro to BDSM

While we commend the 50 Shades juggernaut for opening up a mainstream dialogue about kink, its depictions of BDSM are pretty reductive and …

Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper to lose weight, scientists confirm

It is said that the best way to live is to breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper, and now scientists have proven the historical maxim correct.<p>A study of 50,000 people found that those who made breakfast their largest meal of the day has a lower Body Mass Index (BMI) than …

Nutrition

Tip: Increase Growth Hormone by 1700%

All you have to do is perform your reps in a specific way. Here's exactly how.<p>Growth hormone (GH) is a big deal to lifters. If you have enough of it …

Metabolism

This Is What Living With Endometriosis Looks Like For Those Who Don't Understand

Instead of suffering in silence, one woman just got real about endometriosis and exactly what it does to her body. But Thessy Kouzoukas didn't just write about her experience — she also displayed it with two raw photos that capture the physical impact it has had.<p>Although over 5 million women in the …

Synthetic cannabis: New Zealand police issue warning after spate of deaths

Despite being banned in 2014 the drug is still widely available on the black market and has been linked to seven deaths and many hospitalisations<p>A spate of deaths in New Zealand linked to “zombie drug” synthetic cannabis has prompted the country’s chief coroner and police to issue an urgent public …

Cryptocurrency news roundup: 785 digital currencies, $105Bn market cap

While the world of digital currencies seems a mystery at times, it’s definitely moving towards mainstream status as our <b>cryptocurrency news</b> roundup …

The Future of Digital Currencies and Blockchain

The Future of Digital Currencies and Blockchain<p>Digital currencies have been around for a little while now, and people have been considering what …

Coinbase is reimbursing losses caused by the Ethereum flash crash

Earlier this week, GDAX, the digital currency exchange run by Coinbase, experienced a flash crash in its USD – Ethereum market.<p>Within seconds the price of ETH crashed from ~$320 to as low as $0.10. While the price recovered quickly, the rapid price movement caused many traders to experience margin …

If your home wifi router is on this list, it might be vulnerable to CIA hacking tools

For the past four months, WikiLeaks has been slowly publishing a series of documents that describe a plethora of hacking tools, which the anti-secrecy organization says belong to the US Central Intelligence Agency. The latest release, published June 15, is a batch of documents describing tools that …

Wi-Fi