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Here Are Six New Features Google Added To Its Apps And Devices This Week

Keeping up with Google can wear you out because the company always has something new to offer. Not everything works, but Google never stops trying. Here are six new features that are rolling out now for Google’s apps and devices.<p><b>Personal overview page added to the Assistant app</b><p>Android Police …

Apps

Doing These 4 Things Will Make You Happier, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Why the positioning of everyone in the royal wedding photos is significant

The official royal wedding portraits are here and they are stunning. But just like many other moments from royal wedding, it appears that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have bucked tradition ever so slightly with their official family portraits, too.<p>“These portraits cement Harry and Meghan’s place …

Become the Best You Can Be With These Top 27 Inspirational Quotes

Robert H. Schuller said, "Tough times never last, but tough people do." This is one of the many encouraging quotes that will help keep you on track to realizing your full potential.<p>Office life and work routines can sometimes become a bit drab. When you live a life full of Excel spreadsheets and …

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

Vitamin D may offer protection against cancers, study says

Vitamin D may offer protection against cancers, new research suggests, although experts are split over whether individuals should start taking supplements.<p>The vitamin plays an important role in the body, including in bone health and muscle strength and in preventing conditions such as rickets.<p>It is …

Breast Cancer

Some people consistently push away the people they love — here's why

We've all been there — you start dating someone and they act a bit too keen. They're messaging you at all hours, and cannot wait to meet up again.<p>It can be a bit off-putting if someone is clearly over-stepping your boundaries, so it's understandable if you want to cut things off with them. After …

Study finds antidepressants increase risk of death

This is depressing news.<p>Taking antidepressant medication increases the risk of death by 33 percent, according to a new study published …

How to write a book and publish it (without giving up your day job)

Best tip: start now<p>You dream of being the next J.K. Rowling or Paula Hawkins but that pesky job, not to mention your social life, family commitments …

NASA Will Be Streaming Video During Cassini's Death Plunge - Here's How to Watch

Not long to go.<p>If you could magically teleport across the solar system, Saturn would be a great place to swing by on Friday morning.<p>Hovering above …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

How many have you read?<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their …

Books

10 Easy Chicken Casseroles for Busy Weeknights

As summer draws to a close, you'll want to pull out your casserole dishes that have been stashed away in the back of a cupboard all season. There's …

15 Shows You Always Scroll Past That You Should Sit And Watch

Just watch these dang shows!

TV

3 Breakfast Rules to Follow to Lose Weight

Not all breakfasts are created equal: some of them can derail your weight-loss efforts if you're not careful. Instead, follow these breakfast rules …

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

Eight moves to improve strength, endurance, and tone.<p>There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves …

Exercise

The world's 20 oldest cities

America’s 20 Most Charming Cities 2015

The town that dubbed itself Charm City—granted, as a long-ago marketing strategy—clearly has planted its flag in the charming top 20. (That flag may …

Pit bulls used to be America’s favorite dog

Now they’re the breed we fear most<p>In 1921, director and film producer Hal Roach was staring absent-mindedly out of his office window, when he noticed …

How to Mind Trick Yourself Into Becoming a "Gym Person"

Chocolate—the key to working out, says <i>NY Times</i> journalist Charles Duhigg. While I’m apt to reply, yes, chocolate is the key to most everything, …

This Psychological Study Teaches How To Re-Invent Your Identity, Turn-Back Time, And Hack Your…

In 1981, Langer and a group of graduate students designed the interior of a building to reflect the styles and conditions of the year 1959. Scattered …

Here Is the Real Key to Weight Loss (Hint: It's Not Diet or Exercise)

Practically every client I counsel who struggles with weight loss will say something like, “I just need to workout more.” But the truth is it’s not …

6 Signs You're In A Band-Aid Relationship (And What To Do About It)

Should you stay or go? Therapists weigh in.<p>It’s hard to admit, but in romantic relationships, sometimes we settle for what we’re familiar with rather than what we deserve.<p>Call them Band-Aid relationships. It’s the type of coupling where things are OK, but not great. You may feel lukewarm about the …

'Slow but Steady' Wins the Weight Loss Race

A new study found that people whose weight fluctuates early in a weight loss program have worse long-term results.<p>If losing weight feels more like …

Antidepressants work, so why do we shame people for taking them? | Mark Brown

A new mega-analysis has found in favour of SSRIs. Time to give people who take them a break<p>British society just cannot get comfortable with the reality of medication for depression. Despite widespread use, they still attract disapproval. New research appears to strike a decisive blow against widely …

Depression

9 insanely yummy crockpot recipes you can bring to work the next day

Even though you know, in theory, it will make your life so much simpler and healthier, meal planning can be a huge pain, but cooking some things in …

Cooking

How to become successful even when you think you can’t be

<i>This is an excerpt from You Can Win: A Step-by-Step Tool for Top Achievers by Shiv Khera</i><p>When people start a job, they often move through stages of …

These Are the Cheapest Cities to Visit

New York is–surprise, surprise–the second most expensive city.<p>If you’re thinking about going on vacation, your best bet might be to go east.<p>In a new …

Addiction showcases the brain’s flexibility

Every day sees a new research article on addiction, be it cocaine, heroin, food or porn. Each one takes a specific angle on how addiction works in …