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These 'miracle' 2-ingredient bagels are surprisingly delicious

Starting a diet often means forgoing some of your favorite foods, like salty snacks, sweets and foods high in carbohydrates.<p>But does that really mean saying bye bye to all bread? Not necessarily. Whole grains like rye are known for being highly nutritious but, depending on the diet, there are other …

Chrissy Teigen’s Gray Hair Inspired Me to Leave Mine Alone

I’m a 33-year-old hair-color virgin.<p>Once a month for the past year, my husband has hovered over my head like a drone, carefully pulling out the 20 or so newly sprouted silvery gray hairs dotting my otherwise deep-brunette hairline. Per my instructions, he'd snip the coarse strands into little stubs …

Hair

5 Brilliant Chocolate Cake Bake Recipes

30-Minute Mad Chocolate Fudge Cake<p>This wicked chocolate fudge cake is so rich, chocolatey and packed delicious flavor, ideal for chocoholics …

The Death of a 12-Year-Old Boy From Sepsis Is a Tragic Reminder to Always Clean Your Cuts

A family in New York is hoping to raise awareness of sepsis after the death of their 12-year-old son. Rory Staunton was in middle school gym class …

Nike’s All-Conditions Sock Shoe Is Releasing in New Styles for Fall/Winter ’17

Nike’s all-weather sock sneaker, the KMTR (also known as the Komyuter), is going strong beyond its spring/summer debut into the fall/winter season, …

All the things that happen when your husband goes vegan...

To describe my husband as a Henry VIII type, chucking gnawed chicken bones over his shoulder during dinner, would have been an exaggeration. But only a small one, because Russell, now 42, had a phobia of fruit and always preferred meat to vegetables.<p>Back in 2009, on my first visit to his bachelor …

Food

Inside the Secret World of Global Food Spies

A bowl of ice cream on a hot day in Shanghai gave American Mitchell Weinberg the worst bout of food poisoning he can recall. It also inspired the …

China

'I Lost 70 Pounds Without Giving Up Carbs Or Joining A Gym'

YouTube star "High Carb Hannah" finally lost the weight when she stopped cutting out the foods she loved.<p>Photograph courtesy of Hannah Howlett<p><b>Before:</b> 188<p><b>After:</b> 121<p>I’ve struggled with my weight my entire life. For years, I yo-yo dieted, and ran through every plan out there from Weight Watchers to …

Becoming Strong & Healthy as a Vegan

As a vegan for the last five years (and veg for a decade), I’ve learned a bit about being healthy and strong on plants.<p>For those who would like to …

'Everyone has moments of self-doubt, self-criticism and insecurity.' Helen Mirren on how she boosts her self-confidence

It’s hard to believe that an Oscar-winning actress, whose most iconic films include taking on the role of the Queen and stripping off in <i>Calendar Girls</i>, would get nervous.<p>But as Dame Helen Mirren took to a small stage at the Prince’s Trust centre in London this morning, she admitted even she gets …

How to See a Meteor Shower During the Last Supermoon of 2016

In an unusual double feature for sky-watchers, the Geminids will peak during the year's final superclose full moon.<p>Two grand sky-watching spectacles are about to battle it out this week, as the peak of the Geminid meteor shower meets the final supermoon of 2016.<p>In a cosmic coincidence, the …

Astronomy

Lung Cancer Vaccine Gets FDA Approval — And You’ll Never Guess Who Made It

CIMAvax treats non-small cell lung cancer, which accounts for 80 to 85 percent of diagnoses.<p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently …

British Man May Be the First Person Cured of HIV

A 44-year-old man in England is possibly the first person in history to be cured of HIV. Scientists working on an experimental new therapy say that …

Want to Raise Successful Daughters? Science Says Nag the Heck Out of Them

For tweens, eye-rolling and backtalk really means, 'Thank you for the helpful advice. I shall endeavor to act accordingly.'<p>Someday, my daughter is going to kill me for this one, but it's a story that will vindicate parents everywhere.<p>Researchers in the United Kingdom say parents' super-high …

10-minute banoffee pie

In the video above, expert baker Harpreet Baura shows you how to make simple yet indulgent mini banoffee pies.<p>This is the fourth video in a new series showcasing a range of desserts that you can whip up in 10 minutes.<p>Last week we shared a recipe for caramelised plums with mascarpone, while future …

Baking

Mercury Poisoning Linked to Skin Products

Whatever your complexion, it’s important to use products that will help your skin and not damage it. But as you wade through the beauty aisles, the …

Skin Care

This woman just got very real about how under-eating impacted her fitness goals, and it's totally eye-opening

For many of us, when we start to think about getting healthy, we first think about losing weight, and then start considering eating less to make that …

This Is Literally the Unhealthiest Thing You Can Order at a Restaurant

By Clint Rainey<p>With even McDonald's, of all places, going healthy nowadays, America can feel disorienting. Thankfully, the Center for Science in the Public Interest's annual Xtreme Eating Awards is here to calmly remind everyone it's still possible to get grotesquely ill when dining at a chain …

Food

Mom of girl with autism moved by kids' kind act at water park

For parents of boys and girls with special needs, there are many moments of feeling like "the world doesn't understand your children," said mom Stephanie Skaggs.<p>But for one afternoon this summer, she felt like her daughter Baylee, who has autism, was understood perfectly, thanks to two kind …

Jupiter actually does not orbit the sun

As it turns out, Jupiter is so massive that it does not actually orbit the sun. According to Tech Insider, the reason why is a bit complicated.<p>When a small object revolves around a larger one, it is not a perfectly circular path of travel. Rather, they both have an orbit from a combined center of …

Astronomy

Savoury dips are 'salt and fat traps', warns health group

Research by Consensus Action on Salt and Health says supermarket snacks such as hummus and taramasalata are often laden with excess calories<p>Many healthy-sounding savoury products that are also popular as snacking foods are “salt and fat traps” laden with excess calories, a health group has …

Marks & Spencer

Medical marijuana research comes out of the shadows

<b>JUDY WOODRUFF:</b><p>But, first: how science is increasingly considering the possibilities of medical marijuana as conventional medicine for some …

Cannabis

Mango, The Life Changer

As a Latino dietitian, I am always looking for creative ways to incorporate the most nutritious foods without sacrificing flavor. That being said, some of the most deliciously tasting and nutritious foods come from my very own Caribbean roots, which I personally love to incorporate in my dishes. …

New Zealand: Maori pop song with serious message knocks Justin Timberlake off No 1

A New Zealand pop tune sung entirely in the indigenous language of Te reo Maori has shot straight to the top of the iTunes chart, knocking Justin Timberlake from the No 1 position.<p>Maimoatia <i>–</i> which means Cherish It – features over a dozen little-known Maori singers belting out a gospel-esque tune, …

New Zealand

14 Surprising Psychological Reasons Someone Might Fall In Love With You

<b>12. If you look like their opposite sex parent.</b><p>University of St. Andrews psychologist David Perrett and his colleagues found that some people are …

Relationships

17 Recipes Which Are The Epitome Of Naughtiness

1<p>This is a great way to end a special meal. Everyone loves a Toblerone and there are loads of Toblerone cheesecake recipes out there, but the novelty …

grilled cheese

Elie Saab Autumn/Winter 2016 Couture show report | British Vogue

Autumn/Winter 2018 Ready-To-Wear<p>Spring/Summer 2018 Couture<p>Autumn/Winter 2018 Bridal<p>Spring/Summer 2018 Ready-To-Wear<p>Autumn/Winter 2017 …