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Acupuncture may stop memory loss that precedes dementia

Acupuncture may help to improve the memory loss that precedes the development of dementia, a new review suggests.<p>Researchers in China drew together data from five studies involving more than 500 people and found that the ancient complementary medicine raised mental test scores by 10 per …

7 Facts About Your Cat's Sleeping Habits

Advertisement<p>Whether she stays put or moves every few hours from your bed to a sunny window sill to the cool tiles in the kitchen, your cat spends a …

4 Proven Secrets to Easily Improve Your Body Language

What is your body language telling others about you?<p>Last week I wrote about how to read other people (you can check that out here.) But being able to …

Body Language

Artist Spotlight: Edwin Ushiro – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Why You Should Do Push Ups For The Rest Of Your Life | Brickell and Dowtown Miami Personal Trainer

The Perfect Exercise<p>Drop and give me 20!<p>You’ve probably heard this expression in a boot camp class, in a movie, or perhaps your PE teacher in high …

Ellie Goulding Shows Us the Kickass Ab Move We All Need to Do

In case you missed it, Ellie Goulding's workouts are badass. She took a little break from boxing and HIIT to work her core — this exercise is no joke!<p>You don't need those special parallel dip bars at the gym — all you need are two sturdy chairs with backs that are the same height. Chairs work even …

Ellie Goulding

A Yoga Workout to Boost Your Metabolism

If you've never tried a yoga class before, you might think it's all about the best stretches for your body or bending into seemingly impossible …

Yoga

Why Drinking Makes You Horny, According to Science

815<p>SHARES<p>Imagine this: it’s late at night, you’re 5 drinks in at the bar, and you are <i>feeling it</i>. You know what else you’re feeling? Horny. Sound …

Alcohol

How To Tuck A Shirt (The Right Way)

A style war has raged on between men for decades. It’s long divided those at the office and even good friends, one simple difference of opinion. Is …

Make a Weather Station

A thermometer measures the temperature.Photograph by Ryerson Clark, iStockphoto A rain gauge measures how much rain has fallen.Photograph by kozmoat98, iStockphoto A weather station measures various aspects of the weather, such as rain level, wind speed, and temperature.Photograph by Zorandim, …

The surprising danger of being good at your job

A new study from Duke's Fuqua School of Business suggests that people with high self-control — the kind of people who remember birthdays, choose the salad instead of the fries, take on extra projects at work, and resolve conflicts easily — might actually pay a price for those virtues.<p>"People always …

Psychology

How the Most Effective Leaders Turn Weaknesses Into Strengths | Inc.com

In a perfect world, you would be really good at everything you need to have a successful business and a successful life. Then again, in an ideal world, you'd also have fantastic hair, abs of steel, and a winning lottery ticket in your pocket.<p>Here in this imperfect world, we all have to face the …

Leadership

Networking When You Hate Talking to Strangers

The power of serendipity is hot in business circles. Silicon Valley campuses have been constructed to foster more “random collisions.” One key to creativity, many thinkers say, is unexpected interactions. “Create spaces where you’re wandering around and exposing yourself to new people,” John Hagel …

Networking

What 12 successful people do before going to bed

That's because the very last thing you do before bed affects your mood and energy level the following day, since it often determines how well and how much you sleep.<p>Knowing that, we decided to find out how the most successful people spend their nights before surrendering to sleep.<p><i>Vivian Giang</i> …

Success

Prof. Sussman's Reading List

aurellem <i>☉</i><p>read the blog »<p>Serving as a TA for Professor Sussman will get you three things: great advice, spectacular reading recommendations, and lots …

Artificial Intelligence

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Risk of Early Death

And the risk was even higher for those who were diagnosed with ADHD as adults: People who were told they had the condition after the age of 18 were more than four times as likely to suffer an early death.<p>The researchers found that these premature deaths were primarily driven by unnatural causes, …

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Al Gore

What Your Gas Is Trying to Tell You About Your Health

“Bacteria ferments food that we’ve eaten," explains Rebekah Gross, M.D., a gastroenterologist at the Joan H. Tisch Center for Women’s Health at NYU Langone Medical Center. "That can happen down in the colon, but some colon bacteria can make its way into the small intestine." This is called small …

Why Some People Are Always Hot—and Others Are Always Freezing

First, the science: The hypothalamus is the part of your brain that produces hormones that regulate internal body temperature. And while receptors on the hypothalamus help you maintain a core internal temperature of 98.6 degrees, it’s receptors on your skin (typically near the torso) that help you …

12 Problems That Can Be Solved With Baby Powder

This medicine cabinet staple is handier than you think. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.<p>If you believe baby powder is only for keeping skin smooth and fresh, you're really underestimating its power. Try sprinkling it some on these household woes to unleash its full …

19 Scientifically Proven Ways “Love” Affects Our Bodies Like A Drug

We often think of love as something spiritual—a matter of the “heart” and “mind”—but we sometimes forget that the heart and brain are also parts of …

The Importance of Doing Nothing

My friend was sobbing. She was in crisis. It was her one year anniversary of her husband leaving her for another woman. Although they were …

Earth's climate is starting to change faster, new research shows

Earth is now entering a period of changing climate that will likely be faster than what's occurred naturally over the last thousand years, according …

Climate Change

40 maps that explain outer space - Vox

Space is uniquely difficult for us to wrap our heads around. It's bigger, by many orders of magnitude, than anything we ever experience firsthand, and involves processes that unfold over the course of billions of years. One thing that can help you visualize space is maps and graphics like these — …

Dark Matter

The Big Mistakes of Religion and Secularism

We live in a powerfully secular culture, strongly influenced by the methods and findings of science, by a widespread reliance on technology, and by …

Ideology