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Is It Easier to Be a SAHM or a Working Mother?

My husband and I had decided that when my daughter was born, I would stay at home with her. I would leave the working world and enter into the world of being a stay-at-home mom. I loved the thought of it; I relished the idea of staying home with my little one and I just knew that I was cut out for …

Low Vitamin D During Pregnancy May Predict Cavities for Kids

Mothers who have low vitamin D levels while they are pregnant may face more cavities when their kids are toddlers, according to a new study conducted by Canadian researchers. More from Reuters:<p>Previous studies have shown that vitamin D deficiency among mothers can lead to defects in the enamel of …

7 Easy Recipe Swaps for Healthier Meals

Cut calories, fat and salt without sacrificing flavor in your cooking and at restaurants.<p>Sometimes not following the recipe can result in a better-for-you dish while being just as tasty. Find out the easiest ways you can turn a regular dish into an extra-healthy one. Plus, get advice on how to make …

Move Over, Google Glass; Here Come Google Contact Lenses

Google is working on smart contact lenses, and two patents secured last week suggest the company is taking the idea seriously. The company is working on contacts with embedded cameras, as well as lenses aimed at diabetics who need to constantly monitor their blood sugar levels.<p>In the latter …

Why Apple has stopped growing

Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer predicted in January that Apple will generate the same amount of revenue this past quarter—the company releases its financials today—as it did a year ago. Analysts agree with him. Apple generated more revenue than ever in the the first fiscal quarter of 2014, which …

Internet Users Send 204 Million Emails Per Minute

A lot can happen in 60 seconds. A decent typist can write approximately 80 words, the Wright brothers can make their historical first flight five …

NBA Draft 2014: Breaking Down the Top Point Guards in Class

The NBA playoffs are just getting started for 16 teams in the NBA, but the rest of the league is already looking ahead to the NBA draft.<p>While forwards such as Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Aaron Gordon may draw early headlines, there is plenty of point guard talent in this year’s draft class. …

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Paul George drills buzzer-beating 3 to cap big 3rd quarter as Pacers beat Hawks, tie series (Video)

Indiana Pacers' Paul George (24) reacts after hitting a three-point shot at the end of the third quarter during Game 2 of an opening-round NBA …

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Kevin Garnett Warns Raptors of Repercussions of Masai Ujiri's Colorful Comments

Kevin Garnett may be playing in his first postseason with the Brooklyn Nets, but that doesn't mean he's not in the business of fiercely protecting his team's home turf.<p>According to <i>The New York Times'</i> Andrew Keh, Garnett had some choice words for the Toronto Raptors—and specifically general manager …

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Blake Griffin Says Learning to Play with Chris Paul Took Time and Travel

NBA history is rife with superstar pairings who despised one another: Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal, Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant and Smush Parker, Kobe Bryant and Kobe Bryant’s plush Kobe Bryant doll—the list goes on.<p>Based on these and other templates, people have speculated on …

Dunk of the Night: Tuesday, April 22

Toronto Raptors shooting guard DeMar DeRozan had himself quite an evening on Tuesday against the Brooklyn Nets with 30 points in a 100-95 Toronto victory.<p>But this fourth-quarter dunk was an absolute masterpiece.<p>Link to Media<p>DeRozan drove the lane, switched hands and finished with a dynamic lefty …

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2014 NBA Playoffs: Best Highlights from 1st-Round Action on Tuesday, April 22

The Eastern Conference playoffs got rowdy on Tuesday, with six of the eight teams in action.<p>The Indiana Pacers and Toronto Raptors evened their first-round series at one game apiece, while the Washington Wizards took a commanding 2-0 series lead in Chicago.<p>As for the highlights, you better be ready …

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