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Why you should stop trying to lose weight

As someone who has suffered from and eventually escaped the diet roller coaster, and who has professionally been on a mission to help others get off it, too, it’s no surprise that I follow anti-diet voices on social media – many of whom are nutrition experts. I am usually all nods when scrolling …

Fitness

The High-Protein, Low-Carb, 1-Pan Meal You Need to Reach Your Weight-Loss Goals

High-protein, low-carb meals are a smart thing to aim for when you're trying to lose weight. But if you don't eat meat or dairy, or you can't stomach another piece of grilled chicken for the millionth time, here's an easy and delicious vegan recipe.<p>Made with just four main ingredients — tofu, …

Charlie Murphy Laid to Rest: Comedians Pay Their Respects

Charlie Murphy‘s family and friends gathered in New Jersey on Wednesday evening to celebrate the late comedian’s life.<p>Dave Chappelle, George Lopez, …

Eddie Murphy and Family Pay Tribute to Charlie Murphy After His Death: ‘Our Hearts Are Heavy’

Gone but not forgotten. Comedian <b>Charlie Murphy</b> died at the age of 57 on Wednesday, April 12, and his brother <b>Eddie Murphy</b> and their family released a …

Comedy

Prince Contained Multitudes, New Book Confirms

When Prince first signed with Warner Bros. Records, he didn't want to be categorized as a black musician. This was the late 1970s, before music by black artists was widely marketed to multiracial audiences; before kids in every household in America were glued to their screens watching "Thriller" on …

Middle School

Chuck Berry: Looking back at his 20 best songs

In his 90 years, Chuck Berry — who died Saturday in Missouri — recorded hundreds of songs, including 13 top 10 R&B hits and seven pop smashes. But …

Barack Obama pays tribute to Chuck Berry: 'We'll miss you, Chuck'

President Barack Obama honored Chuck Berry, who died Saturday in Missouri at age 90, with a commemorative tweet on Sunday morning, noting the famed …

How to Defrost Your Car Windshield in Less Than a Minute

<i>This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure.</i><p>If you live in a place where it snows for three or more months out of the year, you know that …

Cleaning

Sarah Michelle Gellar Recovers Gracefully After Confusing Boy George For George Michael In A Tribute

Following the shocking Christmas news of George Michael’s death, many took to Twitter to mourn the loss. In the immediate aftermath of these events, important details tend to slip into the ether. This would include the time when Wolf Blitzer memorialized Prince with an on-air gaffe for the ages. It …

George Michael

Web Abuzz Over George Michael and David Bowie Video From 1992

The web was abuzz Monday over video from 1992 that featured George Michael and David Bowie — two music icons who died in 2016.<p>The footage is …

David Bowie

“Talent must not be wasted”: Frank Sinatra’s pep talk to George Michael when he wanted to pack it all in

Frank Sinatra had some frank words for a young, fame-weary George Michael back in 1990: “Loosen up. Swing, man.”<p>Known more for his quips on the joys of drinking than salient career advice, Sinatra’s input on Michael’s nascent celebrity was equal parts pep-talk and fatherly chiding. “Dust off those …

George Michael

George Michael was on an early version of "Carpool Karaoke" and it's warming our hearts

We’re still reeling from the news of George Michael’s death. The singer was in inspiration for many other musicians, as well as many members of the …

Plight of the Polar Bear: “The Entire Ecosystem Is Failing in Front of Our Eyes”

The current EPA transition team leader might not believe in global warming, but its impacts are not an option for the northern Canadian town of …

Wildlife

5 Reasons You Feel Lonely Even When You're Not Alone — And What To Do About It

Have you ever wondered why you feel lonely, even when you're not alone? I know it sounds like a pretty depressing topic, but hear me out: Loneliness …

Could a Diabetes Drug Help Beat Alzheimer's Disease?

Most of the 20 million people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in the U.S. take metformin to help control their blood glucose. The drug is ultrasafe: …

Dementia

Why These Vitamin B12 Liquid Drops Helped me Conquer the Midday Slump | Review | Shopswell

Vitamin B12 Liquid Drops Promotes Fast Absorption of the Vitamin for Proper Brain and Nervous System Function, Also Boosts Energy Levels To Speed Up …

Recipe: Killer collards, as adapted from The Red Rooster Cookbook

<b>The Red Rooster Cookbook: The Story of Food and Hustle in Harlem</b><p><i>By Marcus Samuelsson</i><p><i>Rux Martin/Houghton Mifflin</i><p><i>Harcourt, 384 pages, $52.95, publishes on Oct. 18</i><p>From its opening dedication "to the people of Harlem," it's clear that Marcus Samuelsson's <i>The Red Rooster Cookbook</i> is much more than a …

Scientists Have Taken a Big Step Toward Curing HIV

British scientists are optimistic that they might be on the way to finding a cure for HIV after a promising clinical trial, in which a test patient …

Immunotherapy

2 Things You Must Let Go to Find Happiness and Satisfaction

Have you ever wondered, what would your life be like if you wouldn’t be able to judge your environment, the world that you live in? I know for a fact …

Your Daily Herbal Advisor

Is our obsession with our social media image dangerous?

Behind every selfie are hundreds of discarded snaps – slightly more flawed clones in less flattering lighting, tilted a fraction of a degree, with or without the puppy dog filter. Everyone knows the final product is an illusion of candor and spontaneity. There’s an unspoken rule that what actually …

Menopause and Weight Gain

The end of your period is something some women want to celebrate, but the process of that can drag out for 10 years or so (known as perimenopause) …

Scientists claim to have solved the mystery of female orgasm

Scientists claims they have finally solved the mystery of the female orgasm and it is all to do with ovulation.<p>A study on mammal reproduction found orgasms help apes ovulate, but because it plays no part in the reproductive cycle of humans, it is a redundant evolutionary afterthought.<p>In many …

We Finally Know Why Women Have Orgasms, Thanks To Science

9.8K<p>SHARES<p>In case you didn't know, we have sex to procreate. That’s kind of the only reason why we have those innate urges to take off our clothes …

What Makes People Feel Upbeat at Work

Creating a positive work environment sounds like a noble aspiration for both businesses and the people who work for them. No one ever says that they want to work in a negative environment, after all, or even in a blasé one. And yet, in late April, the National Labor Relations Board issued a ruling …

Granddaughter gave her grandparents a heartwarming photoshoot to celebrate 63 years of marriage

True love can last a lifetime.<p>Joe Ray, 86, and Billie Wanda Johnson, 83, have been married for 65 years, and their feelings for each other are as …

Constant Multitasking Is Damaging Millennial Brains, Research Shows

And their employers are making things worse.<p>You probably know that multitasking makes you less productive not more so. Neuroscientists, psychologists, and efficiency experts have been telling the world for years that since the brain can't actually pay attention to more than one thing at a time. …

Time Management