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'Unrest' Director Turns Camera On Herself To Document Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Jennifer Brea was a PhD candidate at Harvard University when flu-like symptoms and a high fever brought her down for more than five years.<p>After her condition stumped several doctors, the 28-year-old filmed herself on her iPhone, including an episode when she was unable to move or speak. She showed …

Scientists a step closer to mimicking way human body creates sperm

Researchers pass milestone on developmental path from stem cells to immature sperm, and hint lab-made sperm and eggs may one day be possible<p>Scientists have come a step closer to mimicking the natural process by which the body creates sperm from stem cells in work that could ultimately provide new …

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The No Excuses At-Home Workout You Can Do Every Single Day

Among the many benefits of yoga—increased flexibility, stress reduction, improved sleep—is the fact that you don’t need a whole lot of space in order …

11 Amazing Paid iPhone Apps on Sale for Free Download Right Now : IPHONE APPS – Page 11

<b>11. Best Nine Yearly for Instagram</b><p>Best Nine Yearly showcases your top nine photos from Instagram for a particular year!<p>Years 2011 – 2018<br>• Includes …

5 productivity boosting tools to get more done in less time

According to national averages, we waste at least a half an hour at work every day browsing the internet. These disruptions actually add up to more than 30 minutes, as it takes about 24 minutes to regain focus after an interruption. This means that nearly an hour is wasted every day, which is more …

Productivity

How blockchain will finally convert you: Control over your own data

In the past few years, blockchain has developed an unrivaled reputation as the next big thing for the decentralized internet. Startups have absorbed billions of dollars from traditional funding and token sales to develop software and proof-of-concepts that employ blockchain to fix many of the …

Blockchain

For Teens Knee-Deep In Negativity, Reframing Thoughts Can Help

"Why didn't she text me back yet? She doesn't like me anymore!"<p>"There's no way I'm trying out for the team. I suck at basketball"<p>"It's not fair that I have a curfew!"<p>Sound familiar? Parents of tweens and teens often shrug off such anxious and gloomy thinking as normal irritability and moodiness — …

Self-help

Researchers have found a new way to delay age-related health decline

“Cellular Time Machine”<p>Researchers studying middle-aged fruit flies have improved the insects’ health substantially and slowing their aging …

PAVE

Why were a little girl’s muscles as weak as noodles? The answer was unexpected.

Elena Silva gripped her cellphone, struggling to convey a sense of urgency to her husband, Brian Woodward, whose response was drowned out by the background din of a suburban Maryland swimming pool on a steamy July afternoon.<p>“You have to bring the kids here — right now,” Silva remembers insisting. …

Medicine

Scientists Move One Step Closer To “Curing” Diabetes Using First-Ever Stem Cell Implant

No More Injections<p>The World Health Organization reports that more than 422 million people worldwide are living with diabetes, a condition that can …

Diabetes

You're getting a DNA test — start-up Clear Genetics is building chatbots to help you understand the results

Thousands of people are getting genetic tests, for everything from their cancer risk to their likelihood of passing on a disease to a child.<p>But many …

Eczema could be treated with a pregnancy protein

Atopic dermatitis, the most common form of eczema, could be treated with a protein known to protect the fetus against attack from the mother's immune …

See How the Solar Eclipse Will Look From Anywhere in the U.S.

The 2017 total solar eclipse is fast approaching, and hordes of sky gazers are scrambling to find a spot where they can see the shadow of the moon …

New device can heal with a single touch, and even repair brain injuries

A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.<p>The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized …

Brandless

Brandless has eliminated everything you hate about going to the grocery store by simplifying the way you shop. The online store is making everyday …

Organic Products

Indulge Your Chocolate Cravings With 22 Summer-Approved No-Bake Desserts

If you don't want to deal with turning on the oven, satisfy your chocolate cravings with these delicious, healthy, no-bake desserts. Make them for yourself, for a celebration, or for your next party.

What it's Like to Have Chronic Loneliness

How having trouble connecting with others can feel like never-ending isolation.<p>"People would be surprised by how alone you feel," my therapist said during a recent session. And she's right. On the surface, I'm outgoing, social, and friendly. I'll strike up conversations with strangers on line at …

Psychology

Here Are All the Must-Read Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Arriving in July

We’re well into summer now, but there’s still plenty of time to add a book or eight to your reading list. And you’ll want to, after checking out all …

The 9 healthy recipes that people are freaking out over on Pinterest right now

Pinterest is a goldmine of healthy recipe inspo, but sometimes it can seem like there’s too much of a good thing: All those photos can be <i>a lot</i> to …

7 Apps That Will Change The Way You Decorate

Consider these must-haves for any home project.<p>Choosing the right tools, colors and furniture to decorate your home can be overwhelming. Luckily, there's an app for that — several actually. Here are 7 you'll find particularly helpful in getting you through that design to-do list.

Apps

iOS 11 turns the iPad into a legit Mac replacement

<i>Updated 27 June, 2017: This post now includes details about the iOS 11 public beta.</i><p>Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference keynote this June was so packed that even two-and-a-half hours didn’t seem like enough time. And yet the biggest announcement wasn’t new hardware, or a new app. It was an …

20+ Online Art Classes to Take Your Creativity to New Heights This Week

School might be out for the summer, but that doesn’t mean you can’t learn something new. Creative online classes pick up where conventional schooling has left off by sharing helpful artistic approaches and tutorials on industry-standard software. Plus, new courses are being added all the time; this …

Tutorials

This Chatbot Therapist Is Goofy But Helpful

I’m very bad at processing my feelings alone. If I don’t want to spiral into anxiety, I need to process with a conversation partner: my wife, my …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says Read to Them Like This (But Most Parents Don't)

Read to children like this, and they'll have greater cognitive development -- and become more successful.<p>Just about every parent I know wants to do whatever they can to ensure their kids live happy and successful lives.<p>It's why we pack up and move to new neighborhoods, why we learn to praise our …

The Brain

The genius (but simple) way to make Nutella healthier

The cult of Nutella is no longer niche—the chocolate hazelnut spread, which has three times as many Instagram followers as Chipotle (and forty times …

Thousands of Child Car Seats Are Recalled: Here's How to Pick a Safe Seat

This week, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced that the baby product manufacturer Graco would be recalling 25,000 My …

The 10-minute trick that can help you silence anxious thoughts

It's certainly worth a try<p>Have you ever found yourself unable to tackle an important item on your to-do list because you can't silence all the …

This Black Bean Salad With Avocado Dressing Is the Healthy Lunch You've Been Looking For

Perfect for lunch, dinner, as a side dish or even an appetizer, this black bean salad is bright, colorful, nutritious, and absolutely delicious! It can be eaten at any time of day, and it is so easy to make. In only 10 minutes, you will be enjoying a fabulous, crisp, and refreshing meal.<p>This black …

This Playlist Can Help Teach CPR

Learning CPR is a very simple way to save someone’s life. According to the American Heart Association, the U.S. sees more than 350,000 cardiac …