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Acupuncturists Say You Should Focus On These 5 Pressure Points When You Can't Sleep

If you've ever struggled with insomnia, then you know how elusive sleep can seem when you're staring at the ceiling at 3 a.m., unable to settle into …

Massage Therapy

42 Brilliant Products Trending On Amazon With Tons Of Glowing Reviews

How psyched can people really get about face washes, rubber massage balls, and over-the-door hampers? Pretty darn psyched, apparently, because these …

Trends

If You Want to Diminish Belly Fat, Eat Any of These 32 Delicious Dinners

If you're one of those people who tend to carry weight in their belly, you can do something about it! While hundreds of crunches aren't exactly the answer, what you put in your mouth is. Certain foods are proven to diminish belly fat, like whole grains, MUFAs like avocado, nuts, seeds, and olive …

Healthy Eating

Psychology podcasts: a clickable list

<b>Updated Feb 2017</b> <br>PsychCrunch<br>The podcast from the British Psychological Society’s Research Digest (that’s us!) – asks whether findings from psychology …

7 Vegetarian Lunch Ideas So You Never Have a #SadDeskLunch Again

There are plenty of reasons to try out a vegetarian diet or at least incorporate more veggies into your day. Aside from the nutritional benefits of …

The Best Day to Buy a Flight and Other Tips to Save Money When You Fly

Buying an airline ticket can be a stressful situation. There never seems to be a perfect time to catch a good price since they seem to go up and down …

The Week Of

Test Your Balance With These 5 Moves

Balance is one of those skills that you probably don't think about honing every day, but it's so important for everyday health. It's essential for …

27 of the Toughest Interview Questions In the Job Market Right Now

Getting a great job at a great company isn’t easy, and that means their interview questions are going to be difficult. If you thought the usual …

London's most unusual brunches

Fancy quinoa waffles, bacon naan or unlimited milkshakes for breakfast? We reveal London's quirkiest - and best - brunch spots. Come hungry...<p>Whether you're tucking into towers of pancakes, lashings of Hollandaise sauce or trusty fry-up, there’s nothing a good brunch can’t solve. If you’re bored of …

8 Surprising Reasons Everyone Is Buzzing About This Caribbean Destination

Your beach waves called to say they miss you. Sure, you can fake ’em, but nothing beats the salty water, sand and sun to work wonders for your hair <i>and</i> your state of mind. If you’re drawn to the siren song of blue-green waters and stunningly beautiful uninhabited islands, then the British Virgin …

British Virgin Islands

9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

Skin Care

The Surprising Reason Why Some Women Are Shaving Their Faces

It's not all about hair removal.<p>Marilyn Monroe was rumored to do it first. More recently, Caroline Manzo of <i>The Real Housewives of New Jersey</i> said she swears by it, while former <i>Bachelor</i> contestant Michelle Money uploaded a YouTube tutorial on how to DIY.<p>I’m talking about shaving your face, and it’s …

Skin Care

10 of The Most Counter-Intuitive Psychology Findings Ever Published

One of the most annoying things you can say to a psychologist is: “Isn’t it all just common sense?”. No it’s not, as the list below demonstrates. But …

What It Takes To Lift Families Out Of Poverty

Eighteen years ago, Dean Karlan was a fresh, bright-eyed graduate student in economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He wanted to answer what seemed like a simple question:<p>"Does global aid work?" Karlan says.<p>He was reading a bunch of studies on the topic. But none of them actually …

Recovered and false memories

In 1995 the recovered memory debate was near its most vociferous height. Hundreds of people were recovering memories of childhood sexual abuse (CSA), …

Top 10 things to do in Paris in spring

Paris is beautiful to explore any season. But spring is the time to soak up that special ‘April in Paris’ charm that Sinatra sung about so well: chestnut groves blossom, city parks burst into flower, plane trees sprout foliage over boulevards, and cafe terraces buzz with new-found energy as …

The revolution that could change the way your child is taught

The video does not seem remarkable on first viewing. A title informs us that we are watching Ashley Hinton, a teacher at Vailsburg Elementary, a school in Newark, New Jersey. Hinton, a blonde woman in a colourful silk scarf, stands before a class of eight- and nine-year-old boys and girls, almost …

Education

Chocolate Peanut Butter Surprise Cookie Recipe

I have learned something very important about myself in the last month of cooking:<p>I’m not a fan of measuring. I would much rather just estimate.<br>• When …

11 Futuristic Kitchen Gadgets That Will Change The Way You Cook

These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.<p>These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.

Kitchens

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Squares

These Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oat Squares are super chewy, packed with peanut butter, loaded with chocolate chips and covered in a peanut butter …

16 Accessories to Improve Your Travel Experience

The month of August is when parents of school-age children begin to switch gears in anticipation of the start of a new school year. It is also the time when many folks try to squeeze in one last quick summer vacation - either with or without the kids.<p>If you are planning a late summer vacation of …

Your European Vacation Just Got Cheaper: 8 Ways to Explore a Now-Cheaper Europe

<i>Enjoy Europe for less now!</i><p>You know what's the best thing when you're a budget-conscious traveler? When something happens that makes your entire trip cheaper, without you having to change a single thing on your itinerary. That something, in this case, is a steep drop in the value of the euro, making …

Should You Invest in Spanx for Your Under Eye Bags?

In the 15-plus years I’ve been covering the beauty market, I’ve slathered on more caffeine-laced eye creams than I care to admit. I’ve scared my …

Escape the mall: the green spaces of Singapore

Tiny Singapore is packed with flats, malls, soaring skyscrapers…and a surprising amount of green belts and interesting offshore islands. Next time you’re visiting this city-state, why not trade a jaunt in a mall for a walk in the park? Just remember to bring a hat, water and sunscreen.<p>Pulau …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

Visual illusion could help prevent falls

Visual illusions are not only fun, they also help show how the brain works by exploiting its shortcomings. But what about using visual illusions for …

Male sexual orientation influenced by genes, study shows

A study of gay men in the US has found fresh evidence that male sexual orientation is influenced by genes. Scientists tested the DNA of 400 gay men and found that genes on at least two chromosomes affected whether a man was gay or straight.<p>A region of the X chromosome called Xq28 had some impact on …

15 Gorgeous Birthday Cakes for Anyone's Big Day

We've rounded up 15 decadent, celebration-worthy cakes, from double banana to chocolate-caramel.<p><b>From mint chip ice cream cakes</b> to a decadent, towering double banana cake, these confections are epic enough for a birthday celebration.

Dessert