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Sushi Fanatic Rethinks Raw Fish After Pulling 5-Foot Tapeworm From Body

A doctor suspects it came from improperly prepared raw salmon.<p>A California man who regularly ate salmon sashimi has sworn to lay off the stuff after pulling a tapeworm out of his body that was nearly as long as he was tall, a doctor says.<p>Emergency room doctor Kenny Banh described the situation, …

Vitamins

Do You Need Tamiflu for the Flu?

This year is proving to be a challenging one when it comes to fighting the flu. As of January 13, this season's flu is responsible for more than …

Public Health

Everything You Need to Know About Wool

We love wool here at <i>Outside</i>. There must be hundreds of times that I’ve touted the unparalleled odor-mitigating and moisture-wicking qualities of this wonder material. I stand by the endorsement: For all their capabilities, man-made synthetics are merely trying to mimic what wool does naturally. And …

12 Christmas photography project ideas to try

<b>Forget the 12 days of Christmas, it's actually the 12 photography projects of Christmas, according to Chris Gatcum</b><p>Christmas Photography Project 6 – …

7 High-Protein Breakfasts That Take Less Than 5 Minutes to Make

We know you're constantly crunched for time, and breakfast is often one of the first things to go when you're in a rush. But what if we told you that these recipes were packed with filling protein that'll help you reach your health and fitness goals — and that they take less than five minutes (and …

I Took These Photos in My Dining Room

Product photography is something that I’ve always been interested in, but never saw myself making a career out of. However… when I do get to take …

The Power of RAW on the iPhone

I take a lot of photos. Usually, I pack either a Sony a7R II or a Leica M — two cameras with massive sensors and brilliant lenses. But lately, I’ve …

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

Tutorials

Depth of Field Myths: The Biggest Misconceptions

Depth of field causes more confusion among photographers — beginners and otherwise — than nearly any other topic out there. Many “common knowledge” …

Depth Of Field

The workout that helped this runner trim 20 minutes off her marathon time

When Jess Movold moved to New York, she explored the city by running it. “I started with a 5K here and a 10K there, and then one day, I ran to …

Marathons

Learn This Simple Trick for Turning a Single Image Into a “Multi-Post” Series on Instagram (VIDEO)

More and more photographers are turning to Instagram these days, not only as a means of sharing images with friends, but as a vehicle for presenting …

The First American Woman to Win the NYC Marathon in 40 Years Needed Just 3 Words to Reveal the Secret to Success

To what does Shalane Flanagan attribute her achievement?<p>On Sunday, Shalane Flanagan did what no American woman has done in 40 years: Win the New York City Marathon. She finished a full minute ahead of the three-time defending champion, Kenya's Mary Keitany.<p>Flanagan suffered a stress fracture in her …

Best bodyweight exercises to build muscle

<b>The Push Up</b><p>Push ups are brilliant for building strength through the chest, shoulders and triceps.<p>It's a great exercise to master before moving on to the (much more strenuous) bench press. The push up allows you to build adequate strength in your upper body and stability through your torso, better …

Guy Photoshops Himself Into Childhood Pics To Hang Out With His Childhood Self, And The Result Is Just Too Realistic

Photoshop isn't useful for trolling only. Montreal-based photographer Conor Nickerson has created a project where he has inserted his current self …

How to Use the Orton Effect for Dreamy Landscape Photos

Over the years, I have come across several different ways to give your photo a dreamy look. When I first started my journey into photography I came …

Learn to Make Boring Night Photos Look Spectacular with This 5-Minute Lightroom Tutorial (VIDEO)

Dramatic photographic opportunities abound once the sun drops below the horizon and a whole realm of colors, lights, and moods begin to appear. If …

194 Photo Editing Tools and Apps You Should Know

Hello, photographers. Here’s a giant list of 194 photo editing tools and apps you can use in your photography.<p>I started this research for my project …

Tutorials

How To Look Thin In Photos By Short Lighting | Minute Photography

Welcome to our Minute Photography series, where we explain photography and lighting tips & tricks, myths, and techniques. For more education and …

Here's How to Photograph The Solar Eclipse Without Damaging Your Camera

Get your camera settings right.<p>Darkness is coming. At least, partial darkness, depending on where you live.<p>On Monday, August 21, people across the US …

Losing weight from your bike or your body — which makes you faster?

The wind is cold, the rain hurling in my face is even colder, and about the only upside to the frigid January temperatures is that I’m too numb to …

Medication or Substance-Induced Neurocognitive Disorder

Mild neurocognitive disorder due to substance/medication use and major neurocognitive disorder due to substance/medication use are the diagnostic …

10 best exercises to help you lose weight - and keep it off

Don't have much time to exercise? Push ups are a great fat burner.<p>Health experts recently blamed supersized portions of pizza, cake, ice cream, and …

7 Mistakes Every Runner Makes When Stretching

Here’s what physical therapists wish you wouldn’t keep doing.<p>Stretching, it seems, can be a controversial topic. Some runners swear by it, others begrudgingly partake, and yet another breed skips it altogether. The research on how useful it is shows mixed results, as well.<p>“Proposed benefits of …

How to Make Camera Case Dividers for Less Than $13

I’m as interested in an “easy life” as much as the next person, so if somebody else has already done the hard work of making a product for me, and I …

Why the jury is wrong on Sagan's DSQ

It is unclear who is at fault for Mark Cavendish’s crash, and this lack of clarity is precisely what makes Peter Sagan’s disqualification absurd.<p>In …

45-Minute Calorie-Torching Tabata Workout

This 45-minute workout is one of our hardest, but Equinox Tabata instructor Raneir Pollard's infectious energy will inspire you to push past your limits. Tabata is a form of HIIT (high-intensity interval training) that alternates between 20 seconds of intense bursts of work and 10 seconds of rest …

8 Easy Lightroom Tips That Will Save You Hours Of Post Processing Time

• 23shares<br>• 16<p>Lightroom is awesome, there’s no secret about that. And once you know a few Lightroom tips and tricks, it only gets sweeter. It performs …

How Do I Know If My Teen Is Depressed? An Expert Answers

It's a question many parents run into: How do I know if my teen is depressed, or if it's something else?<p>Let’s face it: Teens are moody. They can be …

Beginners Tutorial: How to Easily Replace a Boring Sky in Photoshop (VIDEO)

We’ve all had an otherwise beautiful landscape or cityscape scene ruined by a dull, blown-out, or boring sky without clouds. In the Photoshop …

The 8-Minute Mile Standard

Running is an essential function that every human should be able to perform correctly. <b>But most people don’t.</b> In the next year, up to 80% of runners …