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A Really Common Medication Has Been Linked to Doubled Risk of Stomach Cancer

Here's what you need to know.<p>A class of drugs commonly used to treat acid reflux and heartburn has been linked to a greater-than-doubled risk of …

9 of the World's Best UNESCO Heritage Designations

The Colosseum still stands in Rome. We can see it, touch it, tour it. But the only way the traditional craftsmanship of violin-making has survived in …

An Instagrammer's guide to travelling

Anyone who has been to Europe knows that travelling to this beautiful part of the world doesn’t come cheap, but it is possible to travel on a budget while still having the trip of your dreams. Instagrammer Laura McWhinnie, aka @thisislandlife, provides her top 10 money saving tips to use when …

Top 10

Could Jessica Alba’s smoothie recipe clear up your breakout?

Editors’ go-to question for celebrities used to be, “What’s in your handbag?” but now it’s more like, “What’s in your blender?” Adriana Lima whips up …

Skin Care

The Rules You Need To Know When Airlines Lose Your Luggage

It's more than you might think.<p>When an airline loses your luggage, it’s never fun. But smart travelers can end up collecting major cash after such instances if they follow the correct protocol.<p>You should know that <b>on flights within the U.S., airlines are legally required to reimburse you up to</b> …

Flying

These 16 Psychological Tricks Immediately Make You More Likeable

How to use science to get more friends.<p>It's hard to say exactly why you like someone.<p>Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; …

Psychology

How Much It Costs to Take an Epic 2,400 Mile Road Trip on Route 66

"If you ever plan to motor West, take the highway that is …

Change Your Password as Soon as You Read This

In all likelihood, your current jumbled password is easy to crack.<p>The official government guidelines for creating an unhackable password were established in 2003 by a man named Bill Burr. In an 8-page guide, he decreed that passwords should be made from strange mixes of capital and lowercase …

Cybersecurity

Ride Amtrak for $97 from LA to Seattle

Thirty-five hours meandering down the West Coast.<p>There's something romantic about train travel: the steady chug of the wheels on track; the landscape whizzing by out the window; the opportunities for people watching. While trains offer convenience (especially when they're of the high-speed …

Trains

How to enjoy aromatherapy safely

Aromatherapy is sometimes dismissed by health professionals as a trendy, new pseudo-science, but it actually has a long history and some solid science behind it.<p>Although aromatherapy has only been studied scientifically since the early 20th century, its history goes back thousands of years to …

How to Turn on Your ‘Stay-Slim’ Hormone for Good

If you’re like 94 percent of women who’ve experienced weight loss, you’ve had trouble maintaining it. Not anymore! The key to nixing rebound weight …

Nutrition

Relieving chronic pain with behavioral strategies

Behavioral strategies that relieve the physical and emotional burdens of chronic pain are becoming more commonplace, not just as alternatives or …

Facebook's 'Higher End' Version of YouTube Said to Be Ready for Mid-August Launch

Earlier in May, news came out that Facebook was working to develop a slate of television shows that would combine short 5-10 minute videos with big-budget, cable-length dramatic series in a new video section on the popular social network. After a delay, people familiar with the company's plans are …

Carcinogen Definition - What Are Carcinogens?

What You Need to Know About Carcinogens<p>A carcinogen is defined as any substance or radiation that promotes cancer formation or carcinogenesis. …

Cancer

Fly Around the World for Only $1,110 Round-trip

Destinations include Stockholm and Honolulu.<p>Travelers who want to travel the world on a budget should consider booking one of <i>The Airfare Spot</i>’s …

How Cannabis-Infused Snacks Are Made

This all-female weed company is taking the edibles snack industry to a whole new high with its savory line of chips and popcorn. These women have faced some uphill battles bringing these snacks to the market, so they're sharing their side of the industry with us and showing us how these delicious …

Dale Talde's Vietnamese Fish Tacos Taste Like Vacation — Get the Recipe

If you can’t swing a tropical vacation this summer, we’ve got the next best thing.<p>In the video above, <i>Top Chef</i> alum Dale Talde shares his recipe for …

Whitefish

Tip: You're Missing This Protein

Achy joints, digestive problems, difficulties losing fat, and even lousy hair might all be caused by a deficiency of this protein.<p>Collagen: Sketchy …

Watch Pharrell give passionate women’s rights speech

“Imagine the possibilities when women are not held back”<p>Pharrell Williams gave a commencement speech to the NYU class of 2017 yesterday (May 17), and …

Ariana Grande

Taking Ibuprofen Daily Raises Your Heart Attack Risk

Ibuprofen, naproxen and celecoxib are among the most commonly used drugs in the U.S. They don’t require a prescription, and they’re a quick answer to …

Carrie Underwood's Trainer Erin Oprea Shares the 4 Best Moves to Tone Your Arms

As seasonal temperatures start to rise, layers of clothing tend to come off. But before you bust out those tank tops and sleeveless shirts, get your …

Workouts

Travel Tips for First-Time International Travel

So, you've never left the country before, but your sense of wanderlust is strong. Going abroad can feel super intimidating and the process might seem …

Flying

People Who Text and Drive Are Jacking Up Your Insurance Premiums

Double-digit increases in some states.<p>Last fall, a 17-year-old driver in Maine caused a 10-vehicle accident when she drove through a red light. …

Google’s Gboard will now translate text into another language as you type

A powerful translation integration for Android users<p>Google is bringing a suite of new features to the Android version of its Gboard keyboard, including a Google Translate integration that will translate any text you type into a desired language in real time. This feature expands upon the company’s …

How Good Gut Bacteria Could Transform Your Health

Scientist Jeff Leach is studying gut microbes that have the potential to improve our weight, mood, allergies, heart and more.<p>Barefoot and coated in …

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker—which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go the extra mile and make things from scratch than use a mix, a refrigerated dough, or a pre-made batter. I just feel like mixing a few ingredients makes a …

Here's what Tom Brady eats to stay in peak condition at an age at which most players have already retired

If you've ever wondered — from the couch, horizontally, picking at buffalo dip on a Sunday afternoon — what Tom Brady eats to stay in peak football shape at 40, now you can learn all about Brady's diet from his personal chef.<p>Boston.com ran an interview with Allen Campbell, the chef employed by …

How to unlock Netflix to watch every movie and TV show using these secret codes

With this simple trick, Netflix users can unlock a whole new world of content.<p>Netflix users are already in treat with a wide range of movies and TV …

10 Netflix lifehacks everyone should know

This one might only apply to users that want a little bit more privacy than Netflix affords by default, but it’s absolutely possible to wipe your viewing history from your account. Whether you want to clear it all out or just remove certain items, it’s a simple process.<p>Pop back into your Netflix …

Lifehacks