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CAR-T Cancer Approach Has Surprising Success in Multiple Myeloma

Doctors are reporting unprecedented success from a new cell and gene therapy for multiple myeloma, a blood cancer that's on the rise. Although it's early and the study is small -- 35 people -- every patient responded and all but two were in some level of remission within two months.<p>In a second …

11 New Facts Science Has Revealed About The Body

We're just scratching the surface.<p><b>1.</b> Hundreds of genes spring to life after you die - and they keep functioning for up to four days. Together with an …

1967 war: Six days that changed the Middle East

<b>Fifty years ago, war broke out between Israel and its neighbours. The conflict lasted just six days but its effect would last to the present day.</b><p>At the end of 1948, Israel's Arab neighbours had invaded to try to destroy the new state, and failed. The Egyptian army had been beaten, but a force …

Israel

Cannabis-derived compound may help treat schizophrenia

New research paves the way for a new schizophrenia treatment, by testing the effect of a cannabis compound on rats. The study suggests that the …

Pay attention to Donald Trump's actions, not his words | Zachary Karabell

We have a cultural tendency to assume that words are reflections of reality, when very often they are not<p>There’s an emerging consensus that the presidency of Donald Trump has radically altered the warp and woof of American life. His supporters – which make up at least a third of all Americans – …

'I can stop and breathe': the people taking ketamine for depression

It has a reputation as a party drug, but some patients say it has transformed their lives after no other treatments helped<p>When depression takes hold of Helen it feels like she is drowning in a pool of water, unable to swim up to the world above. The 36-year-old former nurse has had mental health …

Mental Health

Being successful with money only takes 5 steps — but you have to keep doing them

"There are really only five things you have to do in order to have a successful life," financial editor of NBC's "Today Show" Jean Chatzky told Business Insider in a Facebook Live interview, "but you have to do them over and over again."<p>Chatzky, who is also a senior editor at The Balance and the …

Retirement

How my work in AI put my dad out of a job

Back in 2007, when London was booming as the financial capital of the world, a new field called <i>“algorithmic trading”</i> was emerging. In essence, it is about leveraging Artificial Intelligence to place bets on financials markets faster than any human can. Like most PhD students doing AI, I was working …

Artificial Intelligence

Five tactics to save on summer vacation airfares

Peak summer season airfare pricing kicks in around June 15. But that doesn’t mean you’ll be forced to pay premium pricing. Here are five things you can do.<p>All fares below were found on Farecompare.com on May 12 for round-trip travel in July.<p><b>1. Fly to competitive cities.</b><p>Each of these cities has lots …

Flying

7 Google hacks to use on your next vacation

Just a few days before embarking on a road trip through Northern Spain, my brother (who does not work for Google, but is a computer nerd), informed …

Maps

Montel Williams reveals how smoking marijuana every day for 17 years changed his life

"I have dexterity problems. I can't roll a joint to save my life," Williams told Business Insider. He prefers vaporizing more concentrated forms of the drug.<p>Williams, who is also a retired Navy officer, has multiple sclerosis, a disease that causes his immune system to attack the insulation around …

Cannabis

One of the biggest threats to your retirement savings is hiding right under your nose — and it's not hard to fix

<b>• Half of Americans have no idea how much they pay in fees for their 401(k). A 2015 study found that in 16% of 401(k) plans, fees were so excessive they outweighed the tax benefits.</b><p><b>• It can be difficult to figure out how much you're paying in fees, but there are tools available and red flags watch</b> …

Retirement

11 Genius Ways To Cook Pasta You've Never Heard Of

Warning: untraditional pasta preparations ahead. Sorry not sorry, Italy.

How to Build Credit Fast: A Step-by-Step Guide

Follow these steps to build credit, repair credit, and increase your credit score fast.<p>Your credit affects more than just your ability to get a loan …

Personal Finance

A financial planner explains exactly how you should prioritize your money

The majority of people who approach me for advice are most interested in guidance as it relates to their investment portfolios.<p>I would like to point out that there is a hierarchy of personal financial priorities, and though very important, investing for the future should be considered third of the …

Retirement

Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders

It's time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most …

Great, Affordable Gifts for Travelers

One of the upsides to being a long term traveler is that you give great gift suggestions for people looking to buy a little something for the …

Strategies for 5 Common Retirement Surprises

<b>Updated May 2017</b> — No matter how carefully you plan for retirement, you can't predict the future. Just as you leave the work force, a colleague might …

Retirement

How do women really know if they are having an orgasm?

Dr Nicole Prause is challenging bias against sexual research to unravel apparent discrepancies between physical signs and what women said they experienced<p>In the nascent field of orgasm research, much of the data relies on subjects self-reporting, and in men, there’s some pretty clear physiological …

The Biggest Myths About the First Christians

Did early Christians have Bibles? Hide in catacombs? Oh, and as far as why Peter was crucified upside down...<p>Whether you like it or not, if you live …

Just Back From...Marrakech

Brother Vellies designer Aurora James on her visit to her second home.<p><b>Just Back From...</b>Marrakech, Morocco<p><b>Trip Duration</b>: 4 days<p><b>Flight Plan</b>: I flew with way too much of everything to be honest. We were flying from Milan and heading straight to Paris afterwards–so my checked baggage situation was a …

How a 29-year-old created her monthly budget

Read this article to learn how a 29-year-old used a monthly budget to pay over $100,000 in debt.<p>Since graduating from college in 2009, Jessica …

Personal Finance

The 50/15/5 Guide: A simple approach to budgeting

Not sure where to start with budgeting? Take a look at how the 50/15/5 principle could work for you.<p>THE BACKGROUND:<p>A few months ago, I came home from …

The Difference Between Streets, Boulevards, Avenues, and Other Roads

As you drive around a city, you’ll see streets, avenues, lanes, courts, parkways, and more types of roads than you can count. Turns out, those naming …

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12 Gifts No Real Woman Wants From Her Partner/Boyfriend

<b>1.PERFUME</b><p>Scent is so personal, and so unless you know for sure it's what she wants, then stay away from the stank.<p><b>2.CLOTHING WITHOUT A RECEIPT</b><p>Sizing …

Turmeric Treats Arthritis Knee Pain Better Than Ibuprofen

The healing powers of turmeric are impressive. Many studies have already demonstrated how the spice can help fight fatty liver disease, weight loss …

The Intersection of Health, Wellness and Fitness

Free health, wellness and fitness tips, tricks and wellness advice from fitfluentialradio.com. Tune in to the latest health, wellness and fitness …