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9 Ways To Improve iOS 7's Battery Life

iOS 7 has been out for a few weeks now, and people are torn.<p>While some of the new features are fabulous, and others are making us crazy, there's one thing we can all agree on: iOS 7 is not helping our battery life. As Ars Technica discovered, iOS 7 kills battery life faster than iOS 6.1 on every …

“Should I Worry About...Dry Cleaning?”

A new study shows a chemical used at the cleaners has a scary side-effect. Here’s what you need to know<p><i>Every week, the Scoop examines alarming new claims to help you make sense of the latest health research.</i><p>There’s nothing like putting on a crisp blouse or freshly laundered dress straight from the …

'Best Kale Salad Ever': The Internet's Most Enthusiastic Recipes

We've noticed something around here at Healthy Living. As we do our daily sweeps of the health community online -- looking at our favorite blogs, newsletters and Twitter feeds, there is a strange, almost ecstatic tone that our most trusted healthy lifestyle sources take when they talk about ... …

Whole Genome Scans Could Reveal Too Much

When doctors run out of clues on how to treat a cancer patient, they sometimes order a scan of all the patient's genes. But such a test can turn up unexpected results, such as greater risk of another disease. When are doctors obligated to tell the patient what they know? And do patients have the …

Promising Results In Early Trial of Novel MS Treatment

Reporting in the journal <i>Science Translational Medicine</i> researchers say a new method for essentially resetting the immune systems of patients with multiple sclerosis appears to be safe. Study co-author Stephen D. Miller of Northwestern University, describes the novel approach tested in this small, …

The Health Report You Never Read (But Should Have)

I know you get a million newsletters with scary headlines like "The Doctors' Report They Don't Want You to See" and other garbage like that, but today I'm going to tell you about a <i>real</i> health report, one that got exactly zero media attention, which is why I'm pretty sure you haven't seen or heard …

Holistic Medicine

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Extreme Plane Spotting at Maho Beach, Saint Martin

Located on the Dutch side of the Caribbean island of Saint Martin (i.e., Sint Maarten) is the famous Maho Beach. While it has the characteristic …

Urban Zoom Photography

Avec sa série intitulée sobrement « Urban Zoom », le photographe allemand Jakob Wagner nous offre de superbes clichés en longue-exposition dans …

Photoshop Chimeras: Fantasy Creatures Created by Splicing Photos

Want to have some fun as you’re learning how to use Photoshop for image editing? Try creating a “Photoshop Chimera.” In Greek mythology, the Chimera …

Open-plan offices make employees less productive, less happy, and more likely to get sick

A well-designed office is a happy office. As facilities managers strive to save space and cash, they’re reshuffling desks and fiddling with temperature gauges. All of which has an impact on workers’ performance. Open-plan offices may make some kinds of collaboration easier, but are they more …

The Workplace

5 Reasons to Avoid Air Fresheners

<i>by guest blogger Cassidy Randall, director of outreach for Women's Voices for the Earth</i><p>Have you ever wondered what's in those myriad air fresheners that make your home smell like a tropical vacation or a woodsy cabin surrounded by wildflowers? It's certainly not roses... Here are five reasons we …