Kevin Boneta

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How to Make Très Flawless French Onion Soup

Oui, you should be making classic French onion soup at home, with all the gooey cheese your heart desires. Let Petit Trois chef Ludo Lefebvre show you how.<p>Petit Trois (our no. 3 best new restaurant in America) chef <b>Ludo Lefebvre</b> would be the first to tell you: It's not easy to make perfect French …

Cooking

10 Things Pro Landscapers Do to Their Yards Every Fall

Just because winter is coming doesn't mean the yard work's done.<p>We asked a few pro landscapers to give us their to-do list, which you should steal and tackle between now and the end of November.<p>1. They give their lawn one last cut.<p>Continue to mow your lawn until it stops growing — yes, even if it's …

Apps to download for your car

REUTERS/Desmond Boylan<p>We own cars way longer than we own cell phones, but that means most of our cars are desperately in need of an upgrade.<p>That's where these apps step in. From getting gas on-demand to knowing why your check engine light is on, the way we drive and approach owning a car is …

Hyped Up: Startups Race To Bring The Hyperloop To Life

The audacious plan to build a train that travels 760 mph<p>Maybe it was the Guns N’ Roses pumping from the speakers. Or maybe it was the spell of Dubai itself, a newly minted megalopolis whose explosion from the Arabian sands screamed that the past was dead and the future had arrived. Whatever it was, …

High-speed Rail

Is This Ability the Secret to Childhood Popularity?

Recently, a study found that nearly 40 percent of parents in Britain would prefer their child be popular than be clever. And a new study may have pinpointed the be exact characteristic that help children quickly gain popularity.<p>That characteristic? The ability to anticipate and predict how others …

8 Ways to Ditch Drugs

Try these DIY alternatives to cure your next illness naturally.<p>Aggressiveness. Hallucinations. Confusion. Stomach bleeding...Even spoken in the dulcet tones of TV drug hucksters, side effects sound scary. Or at least they should. "Anytime you take a drug, whether it's prescription or …

5 Ways Acupuncture Can Fix Your Health Problems

If you're struggling with one of the following ailments, you might consider going under the needle<p>For weeks, Nathan Suver had a serious pain in the neck. It was a recurring problem, related to a back injury, and nothing made it go away. Until, that is, his doctor jabbed him with pins. "He did it as …

Acupuncture

6 Strategies to Boost Your HDL Cholesterol

Think you can wait 3 years? You can't. A man with a low HDL-cholesterol level—40 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dl) or lower—can have as much as a three times greater risk of death from heart disease. So unless you're blessed with blood that consistently scores in the mid-40s or higher, you need to …

Overcome These Obstacles to Sex

You'll find most of the constraints of modern society—time demands, distractions, stress, energy levels.<p>Recognize any from your life? Click on them and find out how you and your partner can overcome those obstacles—and get back to having more fun!<p><b>Endless Bickering</b><br>Fighting over serious issues is …

How Strong is Your Marriage?

Here are 5 diagnostic checks to help you keep your marriage humming<p>Cars are easy: Change the oil, check the belts, rotate the tires, done. Relationship maintenance is a bit more difficult. So after consulting the experts, we developed this diagnostic check to help you assess the wear and tear on …

Beverly Hills

Symptoms of Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

But when the scientists reviewed the patients’ medical history, only 39 percent of those with NAFLD had the abnormal liver levels documented in their charts, and just 22 percent of their files mentioned NAFLD as a possible diagnosis.<p>NAFLD is a common problem, which may be why it’s difficult for …

Why Your Hangovers Get Worse as You Get Older

“When we get older, our whole recovery process for everything we do is harder, longer, and slower,” says MH advisor and gastroenterologist Mark Welton, M.D.<p>As you age, your liver produces less alcohol dehydrogenase, an enzyme responsible for breaking down the two types of booze (ethanol and …

Families, lawsuits, raise questions about NuvaRing

<b>(CNN) —</b> Erika Langhart had a zest for life. By the time she finished college she had already visited 37 countries. After graduating from college she was working in Washington and thinking about going to law school. Her life was full of promise, but all that ended suddenly when she was just 24 years …

Medicine

5 Foods to Give You Superhuman Powers

<b>X-Ray Vision</b><br>Superman squandered his x-rays peering through brick walls instead of Lois Lane's flimsy feminist veneer. To keep your perception sharp, you need two key things: lutein and zeaxanthin, which sound like villains but aren't.<p>Macular tissue—the clump of photoreceptors on each …

How to Watch All the TV You Want Without Paying a Cable Bill

Cutting the cord is easier than ever. Here are five different ways to ditch cable—and save hundreds of dollars in the process.<p>The notion of getting …

Electroceuticals: the Shocking Future of Brain Zapping

Could electrical currents replace Big Pharma?<p>​It's all in your head—those icky feelings, all that fog—and chemicals just aren't that great at cutting through. That's why scientists are experimenting with changing the brain game by tweaking its circuitry, rather than the chemical processes.<p>It might …

Want to Know Your Child's Potential Risk for Diseases -- Years Before a Diagnosis?

If given the choice, would you want to know about your child's risk for hereditary diseases years before they surface?<p>A new advancement in technology, called whole genome sequencing, will now make that possible—and 58 percent of parents surveyed have already expressed interest in testing their …

Genomes project produces first diagnoses of rare diseases

Three men and their families will be eligible for personalised treatment designed to target their genetic defects<p>Three men from two families are the first patients to be diagnosed with rare diseases after volunteering to have their complete genetic codes mapped as part of the groundbreaking 100,000 …

Genetics

Video Game Trains Eyes To Work Better Together

Maker of "Assassin's Creed" now fighting lazy eye syndrome<p>My mom always used to say that video games were never good for anything, but a new game developed in part by Ubisoft, creator of Assassin's Creed, may prove her wrong. Dig Rush, which was created in conjunction with Amblyotech Inc. and based …

The Best Underwear You’ve Never Heard Of

What I realized is that great underwear is awesome—and for me, well worth the money. I wrote about all of this in the story, Could This Be the World’s Greatest Underwear?<p>But soon after the story was published, I got an email from Jeff Williams, who represents another Canadian underwear brand called …

How to Raise a Reader

An interview with best-selling children's author Jon Scieszka<p>Author Jon Scieszka, a former elementary school teacher, has introduced kids to <i>The Stinky Cheese Man</i>, the Trucktown picture books, the Time Warp Trio series of historical adventure books, and a dozen other of his creations, of which 11 …

Kids

Escape from Statins

Nineteen months later, my LDL had climbed to 151 mg/dl. "I know you're trying to eat better," said Dr. Casper, kindly ignoring all evidence to the contrary, "but this is really reaching the point where you should consider a cholesterol-lowering medication." I crossed my heart and swore this time …

How 3D-Printing Rocket Engines Could Win Back The Space Race

Rapid manufacturing methods may eliminate dependence on Russian rockets<p>In the mid-1960s, NASA’s Marshall Spaceflight Center, outside of Huntsville, Ala., was a hive of rocket-engineering activity, ground zero for America’s efforts to establish herself as the world’s dominant space power. Following …

Space Travel

Here’s how a retired submarine captain would save IBM

Once again IBM has disappointed with weak earnings and a forecast below what was expected. In the past 2 years the market has been up 35% while Big Blue is down almost 25%. Now, rumors have spread that over 10,000 people are going to lose their jobs.<p>What’s going on? Strategic issues are blamed but …

Santa Fe

Solar Powered Circuit Waters Your Plants

If you want your plants to stay healthy, you need to make sure they stay watered. [Dimbit] decided to build his own solar powered circuit to help …

Jawbone's New Fitness Tracker Has a Built-in Health Coach

The UP3 tracks your movements and heart rate, and makes smart suggestions on how to improve your health.

This Is Microsoft's New Attempt at a Fitness Band

Microsoft has announced a new wearable for fitness and health tracking.<p>Microsoft has announced a new wearable for fitness and health tracking.<p>The PC maker is starting a new platform called Microsoft Health, which will work with the Microsoft Band to monitor health and fitness data using ten smart …

Watch the SkyCruiser Flying Car Transform From Helicopter to Plane in Mid-Air

The newest roadable aircraft from Krossblade takes off vertically and then transforms in flight, allow it to reach a cruising speed of 300 mph.<p><b>The Krossblade SkyCruiser is a flying car</b> unlike any other. While folding wings are pretty common among these car/plane prototypes, the SkyCruiser has a …

10 New Tech Gadgets for Your Backyard

A slew of new devices, accessories, and lighting options makes it easier than ever to enjoy the great outdoors.

The Cutting Edge Way to Do Interval Training

You can do all that—including the “get better, faster” part—with heart rate interval training, says Alwyn Cosgrove, co-owner of Results Fitness in Santa Clarita, California and top <i>Men’s Health</i> fitness adviser.<p>Here’s how it works: Instead of pre-determining how long you work and rest for a …