Juan Jimenez

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4 typical-but-unhealthy breakfast foods you shouldn't feed your kids

Breakfast is hailed as the most important meal of the day: It jump-starts the metabolism, reduces afternoon hunger cravings, and provides the energy necessary for a long day. Research shows that children who eat an early-morning meal have longer attention spans, are less frequently late to school, …

Nutrition

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

New research shows these common house plants all absorb harmful chemicals.<p>Dracaena (Dracaena frangas)<p>All five plants did a good job removing acetone …

11 foods you should never store in the fridge - even though many of us do

When it comes to storing food, there is always conflicting advice.<p>You might have grown up seeing your mum put bananas in the fridge - only to be told …

The internet is obsessing over this 18th century fried chicken recipe

So far, almost one million people have watched a video of a man in a Tricorne hat demonstrating how colonists made fried chicken in the 18th …

Food & Dining

Scientists Have Discovered a New Trigger For Killing Cancer Cells

Activate those cell assassins.<p>Scientists have found a new way of triggering the death of cancer cells, using the body's own cell-clearing function. …

DJ software veteran Serato launches iOS app to intelligently mix your music

DJs will be well familiar with the name Serato. It’s one of the — if not <i>the</i> — leading software products around for DJs that make the hop from vinyl to digital sets (and that’s most of them these days). But the company hasn’t had a huge presence on iOS devices outside of that world — save for its …

Apps

Where to Order Your Christmas Dinner Online

Beat the holiday grocery shopping stress by ordering your Christmas bird online.<p>The grocery store on Christmas Eve is the most festive circle of Hell: crowds swallow sugar-filled children, fights break out over who touched the perfect ham first, and lines snake around the aisles so long that you …

Cooking

Travel guide to Costa Rica’s top 5 national parks

“WE NEED THE TONIC OF WILDNESS…,” prescribed Henry David Thoreau. If this is true, then Costa Rica could be considered the world’s 24/7 pharmacy.<p>With …

7 worst apps that violate your privacy

When you're browsing through the millions of apps available from the Apple and Android app stores, you'll notice that close to 98 percent of them are free to download. That's great if you're looking to fill up your gadget, but many free apps, and some paid ones, do come with a hidden price — your …

Angry Birds

Men's espadrilles: the wish list – in pictures

This summer invest in a pair of espadrilles and treat your feet to a flexible jute sole. The perfect footwear to look effortless in and finish your high summer look. Choose from a crafted woven design, suede or simple canvas in an array of colours, and you’ll infuse a little coolness into those hot …

2 Awesome Homemade Vegetarian Burgers Even a Carnivore Will Crave

Vegans and vegetarians often get the short end of the stick when it comes to backyard grilling season. Sure, there are a couple of decent frozen veggie burger brands, but let's face it: Frozen pre-packaged food is <i>never</i> going to be as good as fresh, homemade food prepared with quality ingredients. …

Science Seeks to Unlock Marijuana Secrets

As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease.<p>There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course. It’s been around humankind pretty much forever.<p>In Siberia charred seeds have been found inside burial …

Cannabis

7 Ways to Cook a Better Steak

These tips from Vegas chefs will make dinner taste like a million bucks<p>The Las Vegas food scene sure can be gaudy: the Denny’s wedding chapel, the countless Hooters knock-offs, the endless buffets. But if you look harder, the city sizzles up some amazing meals.<p>One category: high-end steak. Lucky …

Do You Have These Deadly Plants at Home?

Keep your kids and pets away from these popular picks.<p>We're not saying you can't keep them. But watch pets and kids closely — they might get sick (or worse) from eating these leaves and flowers. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Religion

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega Wins Miss Universe

Which international beauty took home this year’s Miss Universe crown?<p>That would be the lovely Miss Colombia, Paulina Vega.<p>Vega stole the judges’ …

Nick Jonas

Red meat triggers toxic immune reaction which causes cancer, scientists find

Scientists at the University of California discovered that the human body views red meat as a foreign invader and launches an immune response<p>Red meat has been linked to cancer for decades, with research suggesting that eating large amounts of pork, beef or lamb raises the risk of deadly tumours.<p>But …

Immunotherapy

Lose Your Belly Fat

Your step-by-step plan for making your gut disappear<p>There's a secret every trainer in Hollywood knows, and it's one you should know, too: "The fastest way to look like you've packed on 20 pounds of muscle is to lose 10 pounds of fat," says Alan Aragon, M. S., the <i>Men's Health</i> Weight-Loss Coach and …

9 Ingredients Chefs Need to Stop Using

By: Lee Breslouer<p>Eating out at restaurants these days might give you a serious case of menu-boredom: didn't you just see all these same items at the last place you ate? It's not just you. Chefs are sick of the déjà vu, too. Déjà vu, too.<p>To draw attention to the plight of overused ingredients and …

11 Economic Lessons to Make You a Smarter Shopper For Black Friday

When you hit the stores this weekend, remember three things: Shopping is a sport, this is its Super Bowl, and retailers are better at playing it than you.<p>The first and last rule of prices is that nobody knows what anything is worth. Shoppers are guided by shallow clues ("this is cheaper than that") …

Consumer Tech

The Exercise Move That Works Your Belly, Butt, and Hips

Trainers, yoga teachers, and pilates instructors love it—and you will too.<p>Even if you don’t know the Bridge by name, we bet you’re familiar with the pose. This resistance move is super popular with fitness trainers as well as yoga and pilates instructors because it’s simple yet strengthens your …

The 5-move anywhere abs workout

We don’t doubt your will to get six-pack abs. Now, it’s time to be consistent and have them look the way you want them to—ripped. We caught up with …

Workouts

How To Get Strong Abs Without Doing A Single Sit-Up

You don't really want to do a hundredth sit-up, do you? They're one of those exercises you can do for ages -- often without dramatic results.<p>In fact, experts tend to agree that crunches and sit-ups are not only <b>not the fast-track to washboard abs</b>, they may even hurt the neck and back. And let's not …

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15 Travel Fitness Hacks to Stay in Shape

You work so hard to keep fit normally, so how do you maintain your current mass or keep weight off while you're traveling? Try these 15 travel …

Fitness
Soccer

Diving - If you bought a Ronaldo jersey, you may be part of the problem

There was an injustice and it would not have surprised anybody who had watched Arjen Robben's careeer that he was at its epicenter.<p>Diving - If you bought a Ronaldo jersey, you may be part of the problem<p>06/30/2014<p>In an earlier piece about the Netherlands v Mexico match, I looked at how we would …

Soccer