April Haralson

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French police ‘use beatings, tear gas and confiscation’ against Calais refugees

Police violence towards refugees in Calais has intensified to “excessive and life-threatening” levels, according to a new report, and the overall situation for unaccompanied minors has deteriorated markedly, a year after the refugee camp there was razed.<p>The report by the Refugee Rights Data Project …

France

Educating Australia – why our schools aren't improving

Australian schooling has undergone major changes over the last decade, mainly through national policy reforms agreed by federal and state …

12 Signs You May Have an Anxiety Disorder

What's normal?<p>Everyone gets nervous or anxious from time to time—when speaking in public, for instance, or when going through financial difficulty. …

The 10 Best Weeknight Dinners for Your Dutch Oven

A Dutch oven is a real workhorse in the kitchen — it can boil water for pasta, slow-cook a pot roast, and do just about anything in between. That's …

Cooking

What are the Best Foods to Eat when Pregnant?

<i>Photo by Louise Buma</i><p>During pregnancy, everyone is probably telling you, “you’re eating for two now!” If you find yourself hungry all the time, you …

Nutrition

Do You Believe That Good Ghosts Exist?

Most ghostly experiences are benign<p>If you've had an experience that you think is a manifestation of a ghost, you may wonder whether it could be a …

Kevin Hart Sends Emotional Apology To Family Amid Fears Alleged Sex Tape May Go Public — Watch

Kevin Hart has just issued a mysterious apology online! Is he expecting an alleged sex tape to surface soon?! Here’s what we know.<p>In a shocking turn,</b> …

What to Eat to Feel (and Stay) Full

Ever wonder why some mornings you're ravenous and digging into your midday meal long before noon, while other days the clock strikes 1 p.m. and your …

Nutrition

This 30-Minute Dance Cardio Workout Feels Like a Party

Ain't no party like a cardio dance party, especially when you're working out with Nicole Steen! A cardio dance expert at Equinox, she knows how to keep you moving. This workout is so fun, you'll likely forget you're working out. Press play and get ready to shake it! And be sure to check out …

5 Ways to Rewire Your Brain to Be Positive

How to train yourself to be happier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you realize it or not, the negative experiences you have lived through often influence your decisions. Your brain learns from difficult situations and painful memories, and these experiences get …

Mindfulness

We’re eating too much meat and it’s making us sick

While Senate Republicans work to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the future of health insurance in our country remains unknown. But what we do know is that chronic diseases and conditions continue to be the leading cause of disability and death and claim 90 percent of the US health care …

Health Care

Harvard Neuroscientist: Meditation Reduces Stress and Literally Changes Your Brain

<i>Futurism only supports products that we use and love. The Gravity Blanket is one of those products. A subsidiary of Futurism launched this product</i> …

Mindfulness

Stroke rates appear to be rising steadily in young adults

The rate of stroke among young people has apparently been rising steadily since 1995, according to a study published this week. Hospitalization rates for stroke increased for women between the ages of 18 and 44, and nearly doubled for men in that age range from 1995 through 2012.<p>Using more-detailed …

Medical Research

13 Minutes. 9 Stretching Exercises. One Routine That'll Make You Feel Like a New Person

We're all guilty of skipping out on the stretch at the end of a workout (sorry g2g!), but stretching can decrease recovery time, reduce your risk of …

Suspended – Medium

10 Sex Positions To Try If You're Sick Of Missionary—And You Don’t Need To Be An Athlete To Pull Them Off

There's more to life than missionary! If you're experiencing boredom in the bedroom, sometimes simply changing positions can be enough to make things between you and your partner feel electric again. Don't worry: We're not asking you to perform any acrobatics or swing from the chandeliers. These …

A nutritionist explains why juice cleanses don't work

Andy Bellatti is a registered nutritionist based in Las Vegas. He explains why juicing doesn't work. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>What bothers me most about juicing is the idea that it somehow detoxifies or cleanses your body.That is not true. There are a lot of nutrients that you miss</i> …

10 of the Best Cities in the World

This is my very own list of 10 best cities in the world, based on my own opinions and experience.<p>Bright lights, vibrant urban life and an endless …

An aspirin a day may keep deadly cancer away

Come painkiller aspirin could be the “wonder drug” that stops tumors growing, experts claim.<p>While aspirin is not part of mainstream treatment for …

Drinking Right- 5 Healthy Drinks for Rapid Weight Loss

Weight Loss

10 Weird Things That Can Affect Your Heart Disease Risk

Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in the United States, and more than 610,000 Americans die of it annually. That’s one in …

15 Healthy and Creative Ways to Use Quinoa

How Mango’s won at Miami Beach nightlife

For South Floridians who have family or friends visiting from out of town and want to show them the quintessential South Beach experience, Mango’s …

Miami, Florida: The Ultimate Travel Guide

After living in Miami for 13 years and spending 11 of those years on South Beach, I feel qualified to give you a comprehensive guide for a great …

Travel

Try This 21-Day Better Breakfast Challenge

Eating a balanced plate first thing gives you an energy surge to kick off your day and helps keep your hunger in check. “What you eat for breakfast …

Do You Understand What Accountability Really Means?

Every leader I’ve ever met sees accountability as a foundational ingredient in a healthy and sustainable culture. The problem is, as is often the case with leadership and management ideas, we use the word without really understanding what it means.<p>Usually, we make the mistake of holding on to one …

A High-Altitude Cabin, Renovated Farmhouse, and Mobile Prefab Round Out This Week's 10 Best Homes

From modern classics to mountainside abodes, here's what to check out this week.<p>1. An Old Farmhouse Doesn't Go to Waste<p>Atelier Tom Vanhee embraced the old with the new when the studio built a contemporary addition to an existing farmhouse in Belgium. The new structure complements the older brick …

Architecture

One-bedroom condo at 1 Hotel and Homes on Miami Beach fetches $1.3M

Over $1,400 a foot<p>A one-bedroom residence at 1 Hotel and Homes on Miami Beach just closed for $1.345 million ($1403 a foot).<p>The 959-square-foot unit is equipped with the 1 Hotel furniture package designed by Debora Aguiar, with light wood floors, white kitchen cabinetry, and light neutral tones …

Consuming 1 Tbsp of Apple Cider Vinegar on a Daily Basis Will Experience the Following Benefits

<b>The health benefits of apple cider vinegar</b><p>Several studies have been conducted to determine the effect of apple vinegar on human health. This is what …