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Vegan Brunch Ideas

1<p>SHARES<p>In my time as a vegan blogger, chef, and health coach, I have been asked dozens of times to share brunch recipes that would be appropriate for …

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Best Space Pictures: A Black Hole Blows, Waters Recede, and a Mountain Erupts

A satellite tracks floodwaters, Mount Etna puts on a show, and gas passes in front of a black hole.<p>An instrument on NASA's satellite Terra captures the soggy aftermath of historic flooding west of Belgrade, Serbia (map), in an image released June 12. The ground remains so saturated with river water …

5 Key Takeaways From Startling Global Refugee Report

Number of refugees has passed 50 million for first time since World War II.<p>The number of people forced to flee their homes around the world has passed 50 million for the first time since the Second World War, the United Nations warns in a report timed for World Refugee Day on June 20.<p>"Imagine being …

3 Things To Do With: CHICKEN

Crime Wire

A Florida man was arrested after he threw a pan of <b>hot grits and grease</b> at man he had argued with the day before. <b>Edward Holley</b> has been <b>charged with attempted murder</b> and his victim is in the hospital with second- and third- degree burns. Really though, the only thing a person should be attempting to …

Vegan German Potato Salad Recipe

I clearly remember the first time I ever made potato salad. I was in grad school far away from home, in a land called “Illinois,” where I was invited …

This Health Food May Actually Deserve To Be Called 'Detoxifying'

Expect to see this unusual ingredient in your store-bought green juices soon: broccoli sprouts.<p>You see, unlike all those other spurious claims about vegetable juice's "detoxifying" powers, these sprouts may actually have a role in flushing out harmful chemical pollutants from the body.<p>A new study, …

27 Ways to Boost Your Metabolism and Torch Fat Today

<b>Do Cardio</b><br>Cardio is crucial for keeping your metabolism running smoothly. In one study, researchers found that cyclers increased their metabolism for 14 hours after a tough 45-minute workout. "If you do just two to three vigorous bouts of exercise per week for 45 minutes, you could lose a pound of …

Fried Food Linked to Diabetes and Heart Disease—With an Asterisk

The more fried food you eat, the more likely you are to suffer from Type 2 diabetes and heart disease, reveals new research. But goodies fried in …

8 Times to Reduce Tension Throughout the Day

<b>8:30 AM</b><br>Likewise, blasting Top 40 tunes during your commute could backfire, says Ross. Studies show that loud or high-tempo beats can unleash stress hormones. Save the jams for the late afternoon, when you <i>really</i> need a hit of energy.<p><b>9:30 AM</b><br>At work, don't dive right into your e-mail in-box (stress!). …

The 21 Most Genius Pet Names Ever

Taylor, just like your lyrics, Olivia's name—inspired by actress Mariska Hargitay's character on <i>Law & Order: SVU</i>—is magic.<p>Of course, you don't need to be a Grammy-winning artist to come up a creative, witty, or super catchy name for your pet. Here's proof, all gathered from <i>Women's Health</i>'s …

Reprogram Your Brain

We live in a food-abundant environment. From break rooms to advertising, we are bombarded with food, images of food, and talk about food. For some of us, these exposures set off a chain reaction of thoughts and feelings, conflict and struggle, and sometimes overeating.<p>And it all starts with a …

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

<b>Clarifying moisturizer:</b> Mix a few drops of coconut water with a few drops of lemon juice. The coconut will hydrate your skin, and lemon will clear and brighten it.<p><b>Elbow and knee bleacher:</b> "If your elbows and knees appear dark, simply rub them with half of a lemon," says Patrice Coleman, owner of …

Find Out If You Are Hard Working or Working Too Hard

Many people confuse hard-working people with workaholics.<p><b>What is workaholism?</b><p>Workaholism is more than a dedication to your job. It's a near-obsessive commitment that supersedes most, if not all, other aspects of life. For many, workaholism is a true addiction, inextricably tied to feelings of self …

Khat ban: Why is it being made illegal?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1086000/1086437_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524687789_f02f718fc40f12abe0b88db25f5d7ad1<p><b>The leafy plant khat, which acts as a stimulant when chewed, is about to become a banned class C drug in the UK. But how big a problem is it and why are</b> …

Stem cell treatment for horses to be trialled on humans

<b>"No-one has ever put a stem cell into a human Achilles tendon before in the UK," says Andy Goldberg, a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital.</b><p>But all of that is about to change.<p>Dr Goldberg is leading the first trial of a new treatment which has been working …

5 New Ways to Spot Skin Cancer

Ask your doctor about the following new technologies used to spot skin cancer early, and find out if one of them might be right for you:<p><b>1. Total Body Photography:</b> While your dermatologist will likely take photos of your moles during your appointment so she has a reference for the next time you see …

This Glove Makes You Beethoven

“Have you ever seen the Matrix?” Thad Starner excitedly asks me over the phone. “There’s that scene where they need to fly a helicopter and Trinity just says, “hang on” and then uploads the instructions to her brain. That’s the future of what I’m doing.”<p>What started as a wearable experiment for the …

Go Show Kickstarter: Virtual Cinemas, Streaming Media, for Mobile VR

Sam Gebhardt, developer of VR cinema app Go Show, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to bolster the feature set of the app. Designed for Smartphone …

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Next Big Thing - Virtual reality: No longer niche

20 Creative Headboards That Make a Major Statement

These are not your basic backdrops.<p>The most important design decision in your bedroom is the headboard. After all, it's the focal point and can change the vibe of a room instantly. Whether you want to elevate your space, make it cozier, or add some serious color, these ideas will get your creative …