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10 Natural Migraine Remedies to Try Before Painkillers

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard that the US is embroiled in an opioid epidemic. In recent years, these extra-strength painkillers have been routinely overprescribed and overused, leading to harmful addictions, increased overdoses, and an uptick in drug-related …

Alternative Medicine

Step Inside This Mind-bending Studio Where Every Painting Is an Optical Illusion

Patrick Hughes is an artist like no other – he doesn't do 'normal' and presides over all conventions to create insanely mind-bending paintings that …

Modern Art

The immunity-boosting soup to make the second you start feeling sick

This year’s flu season has been the worst the US has seen in over a decade—and it’s not getting better, experts say. While everyone around you may be …

Wellness

Havana city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in Cuba's capital

Sun, slinky dancing, icy cocktails in bars fashioned from backyard wrecks and slumping colonial ruins, designer buys, avant-garde art, and a dose of …

Cuba

Here's Why 'LB' Stands For 'Pound'

Most measurements in the English language have pretty straightforward abbreviations ― “tbsp” for tablespoon, “qt” for quart, “yd” for yard and so on. So why, then, do we use “lb” to refer to pound?<p>The answer goes back to ancient Rome. “Lb” is an abbreviation of the Latin word libra. Astrology buffs …

Language

Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

Nutrition

11 Scientific Tips That Will Help You Learn Anything Faster - And Actually Remember It

Hack the learning process.<p>Kids can and should practice the skill of learning if they want a fighting chance at fulfilling all those lofty goals their …

Self-improvement

Prescription Opioids Increase Risk of Serious Infection

Taking prescription opioids may significantly increase a person’s risk of developing dangerous infections that could lead to meningitis and …

Medicine

10 Potent Foods That Kill Pain Fast

If there is one ailment that can debilitate a person that illness is pain. Thankfully there are naturally occurring foods that can eliminate these …

Alternative Medicine

Where Do You Go When You Die? The Increasing Signs That Human Consciousness Remains After Death

Philosophically, though, our definition of death hinges on something else: the point past which we’re no longer able to return. Those two were more …

Consciousness

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Apple Cider Vinegar Is the Wonder Serum That Can Do Way More Than You Realized

Apple cider vinegar is commonly used as a home remedy for everything from weight loss to hiccups to sore throats. After hearing a brief synopsis of apple cider vinegar's benefits, it sounds like there are few things it <i>can't</i> cure. But before you start throwing back ACV in massive doses, remember …

Alternative Medicine

Getting Rid of This Common Smoothie Ingredient Helped Me Lose Weight

A protein-rich, refreshing smoothie is one of my favorite breakfasts to eat after I get back from the gym in the mornings. It's been a staple morning meal of mine for a long time, but I didn't realize until several months ago that I was making my smoothies all wrong.<p>Last year, my trainer at the …

Breakfast

Tri NOLA: 25 Things We Love About New Orleans

In honor of the city’s tricentennial, each month during 2018 we are highlighting a few of our favorite things (25 things x 12 months = 300 things we …

Joan of Arc

This Is The Best Natural Painkiller Plant That You Can Find In Your Backyard!

Regardless of its causes, physical pain can be excruciating sometimes. Most of us rely on painkillers for a quick relief from acute or chronic pain. …

Alternative Medicine

Try this 7-day low-carb meal plan

If you want to get a handle this year on your weight and blood sugar, a low-carb diet may be your best bet. That's because reducing carbohydrates in your diet helps to take away the reliance on insulin, a hormone that, when used too much, may increase the risk for obesity and other components of …

Healthy Eating

The Real Reason Chia Seeds Are So Good for You

If you don’t live under a rock, you’ve definitely noticed how chia seeds have been gaining serious street cred as a superfood. And for good reason: …

When a bowerbird bachelor is ready to mate, he builds a nest-like structure called a bower, which he decorates with flowers, shells, stones, and other eye-catching baubles (including litter!) in order to attract a female. There are 20 bowerbird species, and 17 build mating bowers, each in a different style. The satin bowerbird (pictured) favors blue accents, while the great bowerbird prefers white and green. Some species will even catch and kill colorful beetles just to adorn their pied-à-terre.

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Portraits of India: Capturing Faces That Reflected Myself

I recently came back from a trip to India. I left the UK with the intent of photographing a culture entirely different from mine. Searching for a new …

The 18 Best Places for a Big Trip in 2018

Don’t get us wrong: We love Instagram. It’s inspirational, revelatory, and just so darn addictive. But therein lies the danger. Before you know it, …

No Need for Diet Pills — Eat Walnuts and Lose a Pound a Day

Instead of diet pills, can we actually use walnuts for weight loss? It may sound farfetched, but it’s an exciting technique being developed at …

6 non-meat foods that are full of protein

Eating more protein is one of the best ways to feel more energised, happier and less hungry. Why? Well, to start, protein has a thermic effect on the body, meaning that up to 30% of the calories consumed from eating it are burned just by processing it (compared to an average of 10% for carbs).<p>Also, …

Nutrition

Hiatal hernia diet: Food list and tips

• Foods to eat<br>• Foods to avoid<br>• Lifestyle tips<br>• Hiatal hernia and dietary changes<br>• When to see a doctor<p>A hiatal hernia occurs when part of the stomach enters …

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15 'Health Foods' That Aren't Actually That Good For You

You don't need a detox.<p>Eating healthy can often feel like torture in a country whose crowning achievement in food is the Crunchwrap Supreme.<p>To make …

Winter Olympics

Experts Say These 9 Things Are The Secret to Living a Longer Life

The mystery of the blue zones.<p>"Blue zones" are areas of the world where people live considerably longer lives. On these territories we can find …

Ikigai

10 Foods Diabetics Should Eat Daily

Making healthy food choices to control blood sugar is key for those with type 2 diabetes, but what if there were foods that not only kept diabetes …

50 Things Nutritionists Never Eat—So You Shouldn’t Either

Love to curl up in front of The Voice with some vino and a buttery bag of popcorn? Resist. 'I once ripped open an unpopped microwave popcorn bag and …

Ten Hacks for Your Camera in Less Than 100 Seconds

Photographers and cinematographers sometimes find themselves in the middle of a shoot wishing they had some piece of equipment to get that shot just …

Here’s the Best Way to Cure an Upset Stomach

A stomach ache can strike for all kinds of reasons, from contaminated food to chronic disease. It passes, sure, but the pain, headache, diarrhea, …