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These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

The 11 Best Exfoliating Pads for the Brightest, Glowiest Skin Ever

Any skin-health expert will tell you that chemical exfoliation is a key part of an effective skincare routine. According to Byrdie's most trusted …

5 Yoga Poses To Boost Your Mood When You're Having "One Of Those Days"

Everyone has days from time to time that can only be described in one word: "meh." It's on these days that it feels like literally nothing at <i>all</i> is …

3 research-backed ways to work smarter, not harder

• <b>A study carried out by a UC Berkeley professor investigated what makes a 'top performer' — someone who achieves more by working less.</b>• <b><br>Highly successful people tend to obsess over a select few goals, self-evaluate, and seek out feedback.</b>• <b><br>If you find a passion and purpose in what you do every day, you</b> …

Work-life Balance

10 Science YouTube Channels That Teach Kids All The STEM Skills (To Blow Stuff Up)

Sure, you could feed your child a steady diet of <i>Sid the Science Kid</i> and <i>Bill Nye the Science Guy</i> to get them up to STEM speed, but there’s a whole …

12 Podcasts Every Founder Should Listen to in 2018

The ultimate way to learn while on the go.<p>To be successful as an entrepreneur, you have to dedicate yourself to constant learning.<p>Conferences, entrepreneur organizations, mentors, and books are the traditional paths to take but over the past few years, along with many other entrepreneurs, i've …

Dentures put wearers at risk of malnutrition because they can't chew healthy food

Dentures put wearers at risk of malnutrition because they cause wearers to avoid healthy foods which are difficult to chew, a major study has shown.<p>Researchers at King’s College London found the same was true for people with teeth loss, who also struggle to chew food properly.<p>In both cases, tooth …

8 Common Reasons Why Your Startup Is Going to Fail

Sure you're excited to be building your own company, but are you paying attention to budgeting, your online presence and what the competition is up to?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So, you’ve finally done it: You’ve raised some capital, maybe even attracted some …

10 websites every school computer lab should bookmark | Salon.com

When kids visit the computer lab after school, they're usually there to finish homework and pass the time productively, so you want them to access the best tools possible. These math, reading, news, and reference websites can help kids practice skills, find facts, and explore cool topics. And if …

How to protect your child from being abducted as kidnapping expert reveals how stranger dangers change with age

Thousands of children are abducted each year.<p>Even parents living in comparatively safe environments may devote a lot of energy to ensure their …

Parents need a strength switch: to help them and their kids | Lea Waters

Focusing on what children do well helps them to behave better – and you to parent well, says Lea Waters<p>When will he ever learn? That was my thought as I arrived home and saw that my eight-year-old son Nick had failed to put away his new bicycle… again. The day before, I’d snapped: “I’m tired of …

Understanding and improving your credit score

Your credit score impacts all areas of your financial life, from getting approved for a credit card to the rate you qualify for on a mortgage. Not …

Parents Home

• Pinterest<p>The other day I saw a 16-year-old bedwetting patient who'd never had a dry night. His mom told me: "At age 5, 8, 10, the pediatrician kept saying, 'Don't worry, he'll grow out of it.' When he was 14, he wanted to go to Rome with the Latin club. I sent him with nine garbage bags for the …

Sleep Disorders

11 Ways to Teach Mindfulness to Kids

Although mindfulness isn’t new—it’s rooted in Buddhist tradition—it only gained popularity in the West over the past few decades. And most recently, …

Mindfulness

10 Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy to Pay the Bills

I like making money in the stock market. But I <i>love</i> dividends. You see, the problem with capital gains is that in order to actually enjoy them, you …

Investing

These 5 Brain-Friendly, Mood-Boosting Drinks Are Happiness in a Cup

While there's no definitive cure-all for anxiety and depression, holistic health can play a role in your healing and mood management. Try adding these hot wellness elixirs to your day to reap the natural, mood-boosting, calming benefits from teas, spices, roots, and more. Plus, it's known that hot …

The 10 commandments for financial success: Follow these rules and grow richer

Wouldn't it be nice if your paycheck came with an instruction manual? "After rent and student loan payments, you can spend up to $250 on fun this …

5 Pelvic Floor Exercises for Women

After childbirth, or as you get older, you may notice that your pelvic floor muscles have weakened.<p>The pelvic muscles support the bladder, bowel, and …

How to Sew: Six Basic Hand Stitches

Hand stitching is sometimes seen as a lost art, and while that may be true, it’s not entirely accurate. Hand stitches are as useful and pertinent …

Medicare Fraud Strike Force Takes Down a Historical 301 Individuals for Approximately $900 million in False Billings

6/27/2016<p>On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that the Medicare Fraud Strike Force conducted a nationwide sweep …

The Hidden Dangers of 'Skinny Fat'

When Elizabeth Chanatry was 16 years old, she was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. You’d never know it by looking at the 5-foot-3-inch tall, 117-pound …

High Blood Pressure

What You Need to Know About 529 College Savings Accounts

5/29 is a great day to learn about 529s.<p>In honor of 529 College Savings Day on May 29th, MONEY wants to help you better understand how 529 plans can …

These Apps Are the Perfect Money Saving Tools for Lazy People Like Me

I’m terrible at saving money, I hate studying personal finance, and I tend to have a “carpe diem” mentality when it comes to buying the things I …

10 Ways to Make Your Home Look Elegant on a Budget

Get the elegant home of your dreams on a budget. Image Source: LMK Interiors Having a high-end looking home can be difficult, especially if you have …

The 10 Most Powerful Things You Can Say to Your Kids

Effective conversation helps parents create lasting, meaningful relationships with their kids. These 10 powerful statements can get you started on …

14 Online Home Decor Shops You *Need* to Know About

Shopping for home decor can be downright difficult, especially when you only want the coolest, most unique pieces of furniture. While IKEA keeps the budget happy and Anthropologie is always good for a splurge, it’s fun to explore beyond big box stores, especially when you can update your living …

Decorations

Why Mid-Life Crisis Happens | The Exhausted Woman

A bad outcome of a mid-life crisis tosses people into counseling. They report that the person they knew became entirely different over night. It is …

Midlife Crisis

Here's why writing things out by hand makes you smarter

Handwriting is slow.<p>Weirdly, that's precisely why handwriting is better suited to learning.<p>Take it from research psychologists Pam A. Mueller of Princeton University and Daniel M. Oppenheimer of the University of California, Los Angeles, who did a fascinating study investigating just how terrible …

9 Signs You're Not Getting Enough B12

Do you have a B12 deficiency? Here's how to tell.<p>As you age, your body's ability to absorb vitamin B12 from food slows—4 out of every 100 women ages 40 to 59 are B12 deficient, and many more are borderline. But celebrating another birthday isn't the only cause.<p>The biggest risk factor for vitamin …

Wellness