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Nuts strengthen your brain, EEG study shows

More and more studies are revealing that nuts are great for your health, with benefits ranging from better cardiovascular health to boosted memory …

10 Foods To Boost Your Memory And Improve Focus

Go ace your exams this year and thank me later.<p>November 15, 2017<p>With finals coming up, I'm on the lookout for some tricks and hacks that'll help with …

Former Texas congressman accused of taking charity's money

HOUSTON (AP) — Former Texas Rep. Steve Stockman, who invited rocker Ted Nugent to President Barack Obama's 2013 State of the Union address, is …

Washington resignation ruffles Russia

<b>We often refer to these as extraordinary times.</b><p>But what happened on Tuesday was both extraordinary and unprecedented. The resignation of an American national security adviser had Russian politicians reacting furiously and jumping to Michael Flynn's defence.<p>At the upper house of the Russian …

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9 Reasons You Should Eat Dark Chocolate Every Single Day

That nightly indulgence is actually good for you.<p>Those of us who love chocolate don’t really need an excuse to eat it every day ― having a bar stashed in the kitchen is reason enough. But if you’re one of those chocolate lovers who feels a little bad about your habit, we have great news for you: …

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6 healthy eating rules the experts always stick to

Spoiler: Eat more, look after your gut and occasionally indulge!<p>At a time where there seems to be so many rules and opinions regarding diet and …

Trump Nominates Neil Gorsuch for the U.S. Supreme Court

In what could be one of his most enduring legacies, the president announced Tuesday night he had selected the 49-year-old federal judge to fill Antonin Scalia’s vacant seat.<p><i>Updated at 8:50 p.m. ET</i><p>President Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch to fill the 11-month-old vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court on …

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Bad News: These "Healthy" Foods May Not Be Good For Your Heart

Eating healthy is never one size fits all. Our bodies are so different, all with various needs and quirks to attend to. So while a seemingly healthy …

The Verdict Is In: These Are the Best Workout Tights Out There

The last thing you want to worry about during a workout is whether your tights have unexpectedly become see-through. The best pair of workout tights …

Ellen DeGeneres hits back at Trump by explaining Finding Dory plot

The talkshow host has criticised the president’s ban on entrants to the US from seven Muslim-majority countries by highlighting the inclusivity of the first movie to screen at Trump’s White House<p>Ellen DeGeneres has commented on presidential policy via film plot summary. The talkshow host voiced the …

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The Only 5 Fast-Food Meals Nutritionists Actually Order

Even dietitians and nutritionists aren't immune to situations in which the only dining options are Chipotle and McDonald's. This is an especially …

8 Ketogenic Foods That Can Help You Lose Weight

You don't have to do the full diet to get the weight-loss benefits of these noms.<p>If you're looking for the most hard core low-carb diet of all the low-carb diets, the ketogenic diet is it.<p>The trendy ketogenic diet, which reportedly has fans like Lebron James and Kim Kardashian, reduces your daily …

Here’s how to get out of a bad mood, according to science

Much like being sucked into a black hole (we imagine), bad moods after arguments can seem like a crushing vortex from which it is impossible to …

Donald Trump offers New Year's wishes to those who 'lost so badly' as he ditches the media again

Donald Trump is celebrating the start of a new year in which he shall become "leader of the free world" by revelling in the defeat of his political foes.<p>As various world leaders delivered messages of solidarity to mark the start of 2017, the US president-elect issued a slightly more unorthodox …

10 Must-have apps that travellers shouldn’t live without

Share25<p>Tweet<p>Share7<p>+11<p>Shares 33<p>There’s an app for just about everything, whether it’s finding the perfect vacation, accessing an easy transit guide …

Breathing modulates brain activity and mental function

New research shows that the rhythm of breathing directly impacts neural activity in a network of brain areas involved in smell, memory and emotions<p>The rhythm of breathing co-ordinates electrical activity across a network of brain regions associated with smell, memory, and emotions, and can enhance …

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Amid Syria's violence, diplomats produce ideas but no truce

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The United States, Russia and seven other would-be Syria mediators ended a 4½-hour meeting Saturday without agreement or …

Peppermint Oil Promotes Hair Growth without Toxic Signs

Abstract<p>Peppermint (<i>Mentha piperita</i>) is a plant native to Europe and has been widely used as a carminative and gastric stimulant worldwide. This …

Think You've Been Eating Wasabi All This Time? Think Again.

Bamboozled.<p>Wasabi: you know it well, or so you think. Chances are, however, you've never actually eaten real wasabi, or at least not very often. This is because most of the wasabi served outside of Japan is a mixture of horseradish, mustard and food coloring. Even in Japan, the demand for real …

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