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This new privacy tool would speed up your internet, too

These days, you may wish you had a magic switch you could flip to keep your data more secure.<p>The misuse of Facebook user data by Cambridge Analytica is only the latest consumer privacy flap to create outrage. Remember the Equifax hack? That affected more than 230 million people. And in 2017, US …

Privacy

Turmeric's Benefits Are Plentiful, but What About the Negative Side Effects?

Turmeric is touted as something of a miracle spice with loads of benefits. It contains antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties, and thanks to a primary compound found in turmeric — curcumin — it's also known to be a pain-reliever.<p>Turmeric was most commonly used in curries and golden milk in …

Food

What's The Truth About Apple Cider Vinegar When It Comes to Weight Loss?

Here's the dirt on this centuries-old home remedy.<p>For decades, apple cider vinegar (which is referred to as ACV by its loyal fans) has been labeled …

Doctors Have Restored The Sight of Two People in a Monumental World First

This could end one of the most common forms of blindness.<p>British physicians have successfully used stem cells to repair the degenerating tissue at …

If You Want to Build Muscle, Here's How Much Protein You Should Be Eating Every Day

When it comes to building lean muscle mass or bulking up, most people know they need to lift weights and eat more protein. After all, protein is the building block of muscle and helps build and repair tissue. But just how much should you be eating if you want to see those gains?<p>Unfortunately, …

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

• <b>A growing body of evidence finds that cardio exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have.</b>• <b><br>Cardio, otherwise known as aerobic exercise, has been tied to benefits ranging from better moods and a stronger heart to a sharper mind.</b>• <b><br>To get the most out of your swimming, running, or walking</b> …

AOL

Red Meat Protein vs. Dairy Protein

A well-rounded diet — especially one that promotes a healthy, lean physique — should pack plenty of protein. But not all protein is created equal. …

Nutrition

The vitamin supplement that could prevent glaucoma blindness

It’s a supplement anyone can buy at their local pharmacy and researchers hope it could be the treatment to help prevent and possibly reverse …

Glaucoma

BANK OF AMERICA: These 11 companies are set to capitalize on the biggest changes in tech

Strategists at Bank of America have compiled a projection of the biggest, world-transforming themes over the next two to five years and companies they believe will most benefit.<p>"The future is arriving sooner than investors expect," Beijia Ma, an equity strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, …

Markets

You have Netflix, Hulu, and the rest — you just need this $20 HDTV antenna to replace cable

These days, it seems like every card-carrying millennial has cut the cord and embraced the cable-free lifestyle. At first, it seems fun and exciting. …

Smart TV

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Nutrition

The Case Against Low-fat Milk Is Stronger Than Ever

For years you’ve been told to go for skim over full-fat dairy. Even the latest dietary guidelines for Americans urge people to avoid the full fat, …

Nutrition

Fish oil during pregnancy 'slashes risk of child food allergies'

Taking fish oil during pregnancy cuts the risk of some child allergies by nearly a third, a Government study suggests.<p>A daily fish oil capsule taken after the 20th week of pregnancy and for the first three or four months of breastfeeding cut the chances of a child developing an egg allergy by 30 …

Biomedicine

Does a USB drive get heavier as you store more files on it?

Paradoxically, the more you save on a flash drive, the lighter it gets.<p>Believe it or not, they get lighter. USB drives use Flash memory, which means …

Flash Drives

Why Every Man Needs to Start Eating More Egg Yolks

Death to egg white omelettes! They taste terrible and, by opting out of the yolks, you’re depriving yourself of essential nutrients.<p>And don’t worry …

Nutrition

Apple marks completion of new campus with first corporate address change since 1993

On the heels of this past Tuesday’s annual shareholders meeting, Apple has made the transition to their new campus official by changing the company’s corporate address to One Apple Park Way. The change comes just weeks after Apple was given occupancy permits for several sections of the main campus …

Apple Park

Erectile Dysfunction

Men with erectile dysfunction, once called impotence, have trouble getting or sustaining an erection long enough to have sex. It's a common …

Medicine

This is how the mould and damp in your home actually affects your body and health

It's something many of us have had to deal with from time to time - the emergence of damp or mould in our houses.<p>The sight is never pleasant but it …

Biomedicine

Outdoorsy, the ‘Airbnb of RVs,’ rolls up $25 million in fresh funding

According to serial entrepreneur Jeff Cavins, more than 35 million people each year look to rent an RV — 38 percent of them so-called millennials. Yet they often walk away from the experience empty-handed. The reason, he says: There are fewer than 100,000 commercially owned vehicles available from …

Heart Stents Are Useless for Most Stable Patients. They’re Still Widely Used.

When my children were little, if they complained about aches and pains, I’d sometimes rub some moisturizer on them and tell them the “cream” would help. It often did. The placebo effect is surprisingly effective.<p>Moisturizer is cheap, it has almost no side effects, and it got the job done. It was a …

Medicine

Goodbye Veganuary, hello Februdairy: how the dairy industry is taking the fight to its vegan critics

If you have a Twitter account, #Februdairy might well already be on your radar. In the wake of Veganuary 2018, farmers have come together this week on social media to defend the dairy industry.<p>It's perhaps not surprising that the reports of cruel farming practices paired with the growing popularity …

India’s Education Minister Slammed After Claiming That Evolution Is ‘Scientifically Wrong’

Scientists in India are in a furor following comments made by a junior minister who’s openly questioning the theory of evolution by natural selection.<p>…

New smart windows darken in the sun—and generate electricity at the same time

Solar power has undergone a revolution in recent years, thanks to an upstart family of crystalline materials called perovskites. Now, perovskites are …

Sushi-Obsessed Man Pulls 5-Foot Tapeworm Out of His Rectum

It came "wiggling out."<p>You might want to put down whatever you’re eating before you read this unless five-and-a-half foot long tapeworms are what …

Forget ‘raw water’ — there’s a safer off-grid alternative to the dangerous craze sweeping Silicon Valley

The demand for "raw water"— unfiltered, untreated, un-sterilized spring water — is apparently skyrocketing in San Francisco, as The New York Times reported last week.<p>Not every company in the off-grid water space preaches drinking unfiltered water, however. Zero Mass Water makes a type of solar …

MRI advance can detect malignant tumors without need for biopsy

Traditionally when a small tumor is discovered in the kidney an invasive and painful biopsy is needed to ultimately determine if it is malignant or …

Avoiding GMOs Isn't Just Anti-Science. It's Immoral.

As relentless as it is baseless.

Israel is looking to launch a national cryptocurrency

Israel might be launching its own private Bitcoin in a few years.<p>The Bank of Israel is looking to issue a digital currency to create a faster …

High-speed internet to bring big change in remote Alaska

Jeff Kowunna used his drone to record this year's celebration of another successful bowhead whaling harvest for one of the oldest Alaska Native settlements.<p>The video from the three-day event in remote Point Hope, at the edge of the Arctic Ocean, showed whaling captains sharing the flippers with …

7 health benefits of Silicon Valley's favorite diet — a high-fat fad that has techies eating bacon and butter

The ketogenic or "keto" diet has been called the holy grail of good health and weight loss by some doctors and bloggers. On the flip side, it's a nutritionist's nightmare.<p>The keto diet goes against conventional wisdom on health eating. It encourages eating lots of fat and limits carbohydrates to no …