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Researchers Think They Know How to Make Your Brain Learn Like a Kid Again

Make our brains great again.<p>Kids have amazing brains. They can pick up two languages in early childhood just as easily as they can learn one. Early …

Weight Training – High Reps vs Low Reps

Almost any time someone starts weight training, they’re immediately faced with one major issue – high reps vs low reps. Should they be doing sets of …

Workouts

The One Thing That is a Better Indicator of Success Than Talent (According to Science)

The trait that takes you from average to spectacular is not your IQ.<p>You are unique, and so is everyone else. Success means a lot to every person. It's a weighted combination of power, status, money, family, and work. You can define success in your own terms, because what brings you fulfillment and …

Immigration officials plan stepped-up deportations for new year

Immigration officials are preparing a nationwide push in January to find and deport Central American families who arrived in recent years and have been ordered by immigration judges to leave, according to officials familiar with the plan.‎<p>The new push is intended to send a signal to people thinking …

Immigration

The Ethics of Exercise Pills

Medications designed to mimic the health benefits of exercise could help the disabled or immobile—but they might also keep the rest of us on the couch.<p>In his 1932 novel <i>Brave New World</i>, Aldous Huxley described a fictional drug called Soma. In the novel, a soma was something akin to an opiate, which …

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This domain has recently been listed in the marketplace. Please click here to inquire.<p>Fitness Tips<br>• Healthy Recipes<br>• Diet Plans<br>• Health Tips<br>• Healthy Food …

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What's the Least Amount of Running You Need to Do to Be Healthy?

<i>By: Candace Nelson</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>You've seen those people who wake up early, pep already in their step, to go for a five-mile run before work. They're successful, generally happy, and take care of their bodies, because they know they could eventually die of a heart attack if they don't.<p>You are …

Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …

Immune System

6 Things Plus-Sized Women Are Tired of Hearing When They Work Out | Women's Health

2. “You Okay? Are You Sure?”<br>And here we are at the other end of the spectrum. During one boutique indoor-cycling class, the instructor gave me an inquiring thumbs-up at least five times in the 45-minute session. At first, I was happy for his concern. But as the class went on, I felt like it was …

DANIEL KAHNEMAN: Investors need to stop believing they can know the future

So when he spoke to financial advisers at a conference Tuesday, he had one simple piece of advice: <b>stop trying to guess the future.</b><p>Kahneman spoke at the keynote address at the New York Consultants Conference of financial advisers on Tuesday.<p>A report of Kahneman's talk, via InvestmentNews' Trevor …

Smoking Doesn’t Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

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This domain has recently been listed in the marketplace. Please click here to inquire.<p>Weight Loss Plans<br>• Health Tips<br>• Healthy Recipes<br>• Healthy Food …

Ashley Madison was full of robots, not necessarily just guys, research suggests

But the research does suggest that there were thousands of robot programs impersonating women on the site, Gizmodo reporter Annalee Newitz wrote Monday.<p>The data dumped by a hacker group appeared to show a low number of women responding to messages on the site. For instance, it looked like only …

Security

25-minute walk could add seven years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

Biomedicine

You Don't Need To Go Low-Carb To Burn Body Fat, Study Says

If you've ever tried to lose weight, you've probably gotten drawn into the argument over whether it's better to cut carbs or fat from your diet. A new study doesn't completely resolve that question, but it does provide an important insight.<p>Some proponents of the low-carb diet insist that you must …

Nutrition

Vernon Adams Eligible to Play for Oregon: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

After some initial worries Vernon Adams wouldn't be eligible to suit up for the Oregon Ducks before the start of the 2015 season, the quarterback ensured his plans to join the team remain on course.<p>Continue for updates.<p>Adams Hopes to Practice Friday<p>Thursday, Aug. 13<p>Andrew Greif of the <i>Oregonian</i> …

College Football

The counterintuitive secret to weight loss Coca-Cola doesn’t want you to know

A new campaign urges us to focus on getting more exercise. Reams of data tell us that’s not enough<p>Dina Fine Maron<p>August 12, 2015 5:28pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Don’t stress too much about cutting calories if you want to shed pounds—focus on getting more …

Holistic Medicine

23 Pictures That Look Fake Because They Are So Weird

21. A Fish With Human Teeth<p>VA Institute of Marine Science | Scientific American<p>Advertisement<p>22. Floating Monster<p>redditu | telbo3000<p>23. A Man With A …

Fish

Junk Food Fitness Experts Won’t Eat

If we had to put money on it, those in the former group enjoy fitness because it has helped them lose weight, while those watching the second-hand …

Nutrition

The Real-Life Diet of an Ultramarathoner Who Stays Away from Carbs

A look at the diet of Dean Karnazes, who once ran 50 marathons in 50 days and adheres to a mostly Paleo food intake.<p><i>Professional athletes don't get to the top by accident. It takes superhuman levels of time, dedication, and focus—and that includes paying attention to what they put in their bellies.</i> …

Nutrition

Should you walk or run for exercise? Here's what the science says.

<i>Welcome to</i> Dear Julia<i>, a weekly column where readers can submit everyday health questions on anything from the science of hangovers to the mysteries of back pain. Julia Belluz will sift through the research and consult with experts in the field to figure out how science can help us live happier and</i> …

How Important Is Perfect Form in Fitness, Really?

<i>By Brian Sabin</i><p>Just about every gym in the world is lying to you. The lies are told subtly. They aren't even spoken aloud. But they are often written all over the walls. The lies are well intentioned, aiming to show you the "right" way to exercise. We're talking about the posters that show someone …

The Virtue of Being Short

Taller does not mean healthier. It's more likely the opposite.<p>If you've ever had a tall man stand in front of you at a concert, blocking your view, and wished that he would have a heart attack, the odds were against you.<p>Tall men are less likely to develop heart disease than are short men, according …

8 Fatty Foods With Health Benefits | Men's Health

(Building your best body requires drive, sweat, and the right food. Fuel Your Fat-Burners With 101 Muscle Meals from <i>Men’s Health</i>.)<p><b>Beef</b><p>Most people consider turkey, chicken, and fish healthy, yet think they should avoid red meat—or only choose very lean cuts—since they’ve always been told that it’s …

Vigorous Exercise Linked To Longer Life, Study Says

The question of how much vigorous activity we should get has made for some hot debates in recent years. Some studies have suggested that we should routinely engage in vigorous exercise to prevent chronic diseases and early mortality; others have suggested that moderate exercise, but more of it, is …

Exercise

Mars rover Curiosity spots strange, 2-tone veins on planet's surface

Climbing up Mt. Sharp in the middle of Gale Crater, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has discovered two-tone veins of minerals that reveal multiple episodes of water flowing through rock — even after the lake that once filled the bottom of the crater had ceased to be.<p>The rover's discovery points to a …

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