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From Baselitz to Burning Man: 28 Can’t-Miss Museum Shows to See in the United States This Spring

Exhibitions<p>From New York to Los Angeles, these are the art exhibitions that everyone will be talking about this coming season.<p>& ,<p>To celebrate the …

Why Haven’t Music Festivals in California Embraced Cannabis at Their Events Yet?

Cannabis and music festivals go together like peanut butter and jelly. Actually, come to think of it, cannabis goes pretty well with just about …

Cannabis

This is where fat goes when you lose weight, according to scientists — and research suggests doctors and dietitians have got it all wrong

With the rise of the wellness movement, countless people are focused on burning calories and getting lean.<p>But have you ever thought about exactly how fat disappears from your body?<p>As part of a study on the topic, scientists from the University of New South Wales posed a simple question to health …

Carbon Dioxide

Create Pathways for Happiness in Your Brain

The act of complaining is like allowing negativity to do pushups in your brain.<p>There are people who, if they won a $56 million lottery, would only complain about how much they'd have to pay in taxes. You know the type. The steely lady with the down turned mouth, nose in the air, who doles out …

An Overview of Sports Medicine

Sports medicine is the study and practice of medical principles specifically related to athletes and individuals participating in physical fitness or …

After Watching This, You'll Probably Never Want to Eat Gummies Again

Everything is terrible.<p>It's hard to resist the lure of the sweet smell of gummies. We know they're bad for our teeth and everything, but they hit the sweet spot, and that's enough to have us drilling through a bag in about 10 minutes flat.<p>But after watching this short film by Belgian filmmaker …

Dukan Diet - Lose Weight Quickly and Keep It Off Forever - New French Diet

Do you want to lose 20 pounds or more quickly? If you haven't tried the Dukan Diet, keep reading this article. Created by a French doctor Pierre …

​'​Sick​ and​ asphyxiating​'​​ – why we live in an age of anxiety

These are anxious times – one in five Britons suffer from some form of anxiety disorder. We examine what makes everyday stresses spiral out of control, and four writers reveal how their fears rule their lives<p>Anxiety plagues our times. In the UK, 19% of people suffer from depression and anxiety, …

Robin Wright, Juliette Binoche working on short film anthology directed by and starring women

One of the most interesting announcements out of this year's Cannes is <i>Together Now</i>, an upcoming collection of seven short films directed by and starring women. A series of huge names are already on board to direct.<p>According to <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i><i>,</i> Robin Wright is set to direct a short; as is …

Three Ways That Handwriting With A Pen Positively Affects Your Brain

Stephen King purportedly wrote <i>Dreamcatcher</i> in longhand — using a Waterman cartridge pen. J. K. Rowling penned <i>The Tales of Beedle the Bard</i> — all 157 pages of it — in longhand, and the leather-bound tome sold for almost $4M at auction. F. Scott Fitzgerald did it, as did Hemingway, Kafka and countless …

J&J expands project that aims to predict, prevent diseases

Johnson & Johnson has ramped up its ambitious project to learn how to predict who will develop particular diseases and find therapies to prevent or …

Medicine

The Psychological Trick That Could Help You Reach Your Goals

Everyone from elite athletes to top business executives knows it's important to have goals. After all, goals are what turn dreams into actionable, achievable steps.<p>Whether you set out to lose weight, renovate your house, or complete a triathlon, defining a goal can boost your motivation, at least …

Goal Setting

Read This If You Take Melatonin To Sleep At Night

The popular sleep supplement is almost totally unregulated.<p>Melatonin is a very popular sleep aid. It’s naturally produced in your body. You don’t need a prescription for it and can buy it in gummy form or in a fruity drink. But is it as effective and safe as we think?<p>Natural melatonin, a hormone …

Sleep

Exercise Or Diet? One Is More Important For Weight Loss

To skip rope or to skip the milkshake? That is the question we answer.<p>A combination of a healthy diet and a well-rounded exercise regimen is key for weight loss. But if you pit the two against each other, one yields more results than the other.<p>When it comes to dropping pounds, what you put in your …

Weight Loss

Three fitness apps you can use without a gym

These apps are stocked with workout you can do when you're at home or traveling.

Venice’s only female gondoliera

She can spend up to 15 hours on the boat fighting the wind, rain and heat – but Venice’s only female gondolier, Giorgia Boscolo, wouldn’t change a thing.

Italy

How to Make Your Mind Happy: 5 Secrets to Mindfulness

Sometimes it seems like your brain just sits around creating lousy feelings and worries. You want this, you’re frustrated about that, you’re annoyed …

Update: You Can Now Rent Julia Child's French Country Getaway

This Airbnb listing is one for the books.<p><b>Update 04/05/16:</b><p>You can now master the art of French cooking in Julia Child's kitchen.<p>According to Condé Nast Traveler, superfans will be able to book a stay in Child's former three-bedroom cottage in Provence through Airbnb as early as June.<p>In February, …

This Woman Took Haunting Self-Portraits in Her Psychiatric Hospital to Show What Depression Really Looks Like

They're difficult to look at but prove a powerful point<p>21 year old photography student Laura Hospes has aspirations of having her art displayed in galleries one day, but that dream, she says was "cruelly pushed away" when she was recently hospitalized after a suicide attempt.<p>While she's recovering …

They're Invisible In China: Portraits Of The Mentally Ill

In one photo, 23-year-old photographer Liu Yuyang captured a special moment between Mei Lin and her two granddaughters. The 83-year-old woman is smiling as one granddaughter leans down to give her a kiss and the other poses for the camera.<p>But Mei Lin's eyes give away how tired she is. Her hair has …

Scientists suggest a way to lower your stroke risk: Shorten your workweek

Do you worry that your workaholic ways are killing you? A new study says you may be right.<p>In an analysis of more than half a million men and women from around the world, those who put in long hours at the office were 33% more likely to suffer a stroke than their colleagues who clocked out earlier. …

Trouble Spot Rx

Nobody’s perfect, but many women would like to get as close as humanly possible. To help you achieve body-image nirvana, we identified some of the …

Hips

Trying to Master Dolphin Pose? These 4 Steps Will Help

90<p>SHARES<p><b>NEXT STEP IN</b> <b>YOGAPEDIA 3 Ways To Modify Dolphin Pose</b><b><br>SEE ALL ENTRIES IN</b> YOGAPEDIA<p>Instructions<p><b>1.</b> From Adho Mukha Svanasana (Downward-Facing Dog …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

National Parks

Top 5 Family-Friendly Adventure Lodges

We’re getting deeper into summer and you’ve probably asked yourself: Where can we take a true family-friendly adventure? It’s a question I get from readers a lot this time of year, and I’ve come up with a short list.<p>My criteria are simple:<p>Location, location, location! If you're going to spend money …

How To Make Your Own Lego Gummy Candy

The King of Random comes to us again with another great idea. This recipe for edible stackable Legos is amazingly simple and can be completed with …

Mood-Boosting Vinyasa Flow with Justin Michael Williams

Balance your third chakra and build a stronger self-esteem with this core yoga video that target your abs from Justin Michael Williams.<p>Work through a …

Take Your Medicine

Throw ’em, slam ’em, toss ’em, pass ’em — any way you use them, medicine balls are one of the most versatile workout tools around. Athletes and …

The One-Dumbbell Workout

Sometimes, one just won’t cut it. Double Dutch is just plain old skipping without the second rope. A stir-fry becomes a messy disaster with just one …

Workouts