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Here's How To Lower Cholesterol Naturally With Food

Add these healthy choices to your grocery list.<p>If you're already eating plenty of the following foods that lower cholesterol naturally, keep up the good work! But if your idea of eating well is to opt for the "buttered popcorn" instead of the "extra buttered popcorn," consider adding these healthy …

A Beginner’s Guide to Chakras

“Anatomy is destiny,” Freud famously said. If he had understood the subtle anatomy of the yoga tradition he might have said, “Destiny determines …

Clinical Trial Approved for MDMA Psychotherapy

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has approved the first clinical trial using MDMA along with psychotherapy to treat anxiety among people with life-threatening illnesses, researchers told Al Jazeera on Tuesday, adding that public support for the therapeutic use of psychedelic drugs is …

Ecstasy (Drug)

Oklahoma is latest to address race problems at fraternities

WASHINGTON (AP) — Their reputations sullied by race-tainted incidents, many colleges are clamping down on campus fraternities. Despite some swift and tough actions by schools — and in some cases, public humiliation — episodes such as the racist chants by members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapter …

Why painful memories linger with us

If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish.<p>If you visit someone with a newborn baby, their description of the pain of childbirth often includes the phrase “never again”. One friend …

The Brain

FIFA expels Zimbabwe from 2018 World Cup qualifying

ZURICH (AP) — Zimbabwe's football federation said it will appeal after the country was thrown out of 2018 World Cup qualifying on Thursday for failing to pay its former national coach.<p>FIFA's disciplinary committee said it took the action "as a result of the non-payment of an outstanding debt" by …

Nasa finds evidence of a vast ancient ocean on Mars

A huge primitive ocean covered one-fifth of the red planet’s surface, making it warm, wet and ideal for alien life to gain a foothold, scientists say<p>A massive ancient ocean once covered nearly half of the northern hemisphere of Mars making the planet a more promising place for alien life to have …

Astronomy

The Koenigsegg Regera has 1500 hp and no gearbox

This might be the most interesting hypercar development in recent memory.<p>It's hard not to think of the hybrid supercar in Darwinian terms when you come to realize that the Koenigsegg Regera has transcended the transmission altogether in a rather incredible evolution. Instead of an electric motor …

3 Effective Ways To Take Your Life To The Next Level

In my experience of coaching and counselling, I have found that the number one limiting belief that people hold is that <b>they are not in control</b> of …

6 DIY Ways to Whiten Your Teeth and Get a Movie-Star Smile

He also recommends mixing baking soda and hydrogen peroxide into a paste and using it in lieu of a traditional toothpaste. Simply add a few drops of three percent hydrogen peroxide to plain baking soda and mix it until it forms a paste—then apply it to your tooth brush as normal.<p>This shouldn't …

New advice from America's top nutritional committee: coffee can be healthy

• The country's top advisory panel on nutrition wants America's national dietary guidelines to add a cap on added sugar intake and saturated fat, note that coffee can be part of a healthy diet — and drop long-standing warnings about cholesterol as a "nutrient of concern."<br>• The recommendations, …

Apple Wants to Start Producing Cars as Soon as 2020

Apple Inc., which has been working secretly on a car, is pushing its team to begin production of an electric vehicle as early as 2020, people with …

Tim Cook

Malaria on Myanmar-India border is 'huge threat'

<b>Resistance to the drug that has saved millions of lives from malaria has been detected over a wider area than previously thought, scientists warn.</b><p>The ability of the malaria parasite to shrug off the effects of artemisinin has been spreading since it emerged in South East Asia.<p>Tests, published in …

Public Health

Attack on meat has industry seeing red

Industry sharpens its knives over a federal nutrition panel's advice.<p>The meat industry is sharpening its knives over a small federal committee that issued sweeping nutrition advice that essentially told Americans to drop the burger and grab a handful of kale.<p>The beef and pork associations spent …

Diabetes

The Kids Are Alright as U.S. Job, Wage Gains Reach Millennials

The kids just might be alright.<p>America’s young adults are finally showing signs of regaining their economic footing after being bogged down for more …

Why everyone — even Warren Buffett — got oil prices wrong

Predictions are hard, especially about the future of oil prices — even for someone as oracular as Warren Buffett. He didn't see crude's collapse coming either, and got stuck with almost $4 billion of Exxon Mobil stock that he just unloaded.<p>Billionaires, they're just like us! And I mean that in the …

Oil

NASA Europa Mission May Search for Signs of Alien Life

MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. — A potential NASA mission to Jupiter's moon Europa may end up hunting for signs of life on the icy, ocean-harboring world.<p>NASA …

Warning over toxic fumes in plane cabins

Coroner urges action to prevent deaths after warning toxic fumes in cabin air pose a health risk to frequent fliers and aircrew<p>Toxic fumes in cabin air pose a health risk to frequent fliers and aircrew, a coroner has said in a landmark report.<p>Stanhope Payne, the senior coroner for Dorset, said …

Three UK schoolgirls 'travelling to Syria'

<b>Three east London schoolgirls have flown to Turkey and there are fears they may cross the Syrian border and join the Islamic State terrorist group.</b><p>Shamima Begum, 15, Kadiza Sultana, 16, and an unnamed 15-year-old, pupils at Bethnal Green Academy, flew from Gatwick on Tuesday, during …

Terrorism

The Button That Does Whatever You Want It to Do - MIT Technology Review

Call it the Clapper for the Internet of Things era. Open the new app from startup IFTTT and you’ll find just one, big virtual button. Tapping it will …

Coffee’s Great, U.S. Panel Says in Official Diet Recommendations

A couple of grandes a day may keep the doctor away, according to a panel of government-appointed scientists charged with proposing changes to U.S. …