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Film,Culture,The Lego Movie,The Grand Budapest Hotel,Under The Skin,Calvary,X-Men: Days of Future Past,Blue Ruin,Edge of Tomorrow,The Double,The Fault in Our Stars,Starred Up<p>Here are the films that have most impressed readers over the last few months. What would be top of your list?

Targeted Weight Loss Isn’t Real. But What About Toning?

Want to sculpt your arms or tighten your butt? Make sure you read this first<p><b>The question:</b> I know I can’t target certain body parts for weight loss, but what about targeted toning? <b>The expert:</b> Greg Justice, certified personal trainer, exercise physiologist, and author of <i>Mind Your Own Fitness</i> <b>The</b> …

Exercise

8 Foods That Could Kill You (If You Eat Enough of Them)

Eat enough of these toxic fruits and vegetables, and you'll suffer the consequences.<p>We're not trying to say that the world is out to get you, but at times you might want to exercise caution. Each of these eight otherwise delicious and healthy fruits and vegetables have naturally occurring toxins …

25 Gourmet Sandwiches for Guys

These 25 stacks may not be the healthiest, but they sure are delicious

Recipes

‘Mooning prankster’ fined for criminal damage after being filmed falling through bus shelter roof

Further embarrassment has been heaped on a man who fell through the roof of a Cheshire bus shelter with his trousers round his ankles after he was …

No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake Cupcakes!

Temperatures are rising and no one wants to turn on their oven these days. The solution for your next summer soiree? No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake Cupcakes! Just assemble, chill, top with berries, and serve. Cool and easy.<p><b>Ingredients</b> (makes 16 cheesecakes):<p>– 15 graham crackers (8 ounces)<p>– 1 stick …

Dessert

Does this terrifying photo booth prank go too far? Video criticised for being ‘too mean’

<b>Unsuspecting members of the public received a fright after falling victim to this cruel photo booth prank.</b><p>Stepping into the bogus booth to have their …

What makes us happy? Sex, apparently – but not being ill

They are both done in bed – but while having sex makes us the happiest, being sick is biggest source of misery, new research reveals.<p>Researchers used …

Can Everything Change In An Instant?

Who was I? Was I who I had been before the crash? ... Was I what had been done to me? Were all of us the results of things done to us, done for us?<p><i>Part 4 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode Turning Points.</i><p><b>About Joshua Prager's TEDTalk</b><p>When Joshua Prager was 19, a devastating bus accident left him paralyzed …

Eating More Omega-3 Fatty Acids From Fish Linked With Lower Breast Cancer Risk

By: Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience Staff Writer<p>Published: 06/27/2013 06:31 PM EDT on LiveScience<p>A large review of studies concludes that women who consume more omega-3 fatty acids by eating fish were at a lower risk of having breast cancer.<p>The researchers in China analyzed the results of 26 …

4 Myths About Fat and How to Lose It

At a recent get-together, I overheard a few friends talking about their weight loss woes. One said, "My problem is I have a gym membership and I …

Vine

Less Self Control Can Mean Sacrificing More For Your Partner, Study Finds

Relationships are supposedly all about compromise and the situations that can require a little give and take are endless. Whose friends are you going to dinner with tonight? Which movie are you going to see tomorrow? Are you willing to cancel that thing you really wanted to do this weekend because …

Antidepressants and Hair Loss

Hair loss is an extremely distressing problem, and it's generally not well-received by men or women. Often, the first sign of hair loss is a handful …

Is It OK To Put Off Your Period?

Expert advice for safely skipping your monthly flow<p>One thing you <i>never</i> want to take on vacation with you: your period. With summer trips coming up, we definitely don’t blame you for fiddling with your birth control to ensure a tampon-free trip. In fact, 17 percent of women report using hormonal …

Women's Health

Cut...

<b>How To Get Rid Of Dark Elbows (Naturally)</b><p>- Cut large lemon in half<p>- Rub elbow with lemon juice<p>- Wipe off pulp bits but do not rinse or remove lemon …

The truth about cravings and...

<b>The truth about cravings and how to control them in a healthy way :)</b><p><b>The meaning of glycemic index (GI)</b> :<br>a measure of how quickly blood sugar levels …

The Best Green Smoothie Recipe

If you follow me on Instagram you know I have an addiction to green smoothies. It all started with an innocent trip to Whole Foods one Saturday. The …

Pineapple Avocado Smoothie

Piña-vocado Smoothie<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 5 mins<br>• Total Time: 5 mins<br>• Yield: 1<br>• Category: Smoothie<br>• Method: Blender<p>★★★★★<p>5 from 4 reviews<p>A super …

For the first time, scientists can identify your emotions based on brain activity

The mind reading trick, done before with objects, is now plumbing the depths of human feeling<p>The field of neuroscience has been animated recently by the use of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, or fMRI. When a person lies in an fMRI machine, scientists can see their brain activity in real …

Brain-eating amoebas thrive in US lakes as global warming heats waterways

These deadly invaders from the deep are showing up in surprising locations<p>It’s a fatal infection without an effective treatment, and one that strikes in a decidedly gruesome manner: An amoebic organism lurking in water is inadvertently inhaled during a swim on a hot summer’s day. From there, it …

Suspended Bathtub: Hammock + Tub = Supreme Relaxation

If you think of the most comfortable places to relax, a hammock and a warm bath are probably near the top of the list. UK design studio Splinter …

Avant-garde

First trailer for Escape Plan starring Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger

Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger will be looking to put the poor box office performance of their last individual efforts <b>Bullet to the …

Why three-parent babies are the way forward

Three-parent babies will likely spark concerns over the creation of 'designer babies'. But Michael Rimington, a practising infertility specialist, explains that while there is DNA from three people in the child, the genetic characteristics of the baby are those of the natural mother and father.<p>The …

Genetics

Six chemicals we consume in our food and drink that should be banned

Last week BuzzFeed published a list of eight foods that folks in the USA are eating but are banned in other parts of the world. The chemical …

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …

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