Mai Al Faraj

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Elizabeth Blackburn on the telomere effect: ‘It’s about keeping healthier for longer’

The Nobel winner says keeping telomeres – the ends of our chromosomes – in prime condition can stave off diseases associated with ageing<p><b>You won your Nobel prize for medicine for your discoveries concerning telomeres, found at the ends of chromosomes. What are telomeres and what happens to them as</b> …

Medicine

The BMW Motorrad R 5 Hommage Brings Back The Coolest Looking Bike Of The 20th Century

Hot off the wheels of the BMW 2002 Hommage today, the automaker’s Motorrad brand (its cooler half) is also remembering something else that was great …

When sex addicts hit rock bottom

Sleazy men in trench coats trying to have sex with nymphomaniac Girls Gone Wild? Platoons of strippers who love their jobs more than is healthy? Or …

10 Films Every Human Rights Advocate Should Watch

The 25th edition of the Human Rights Watch Film Festival is set to launch next month, bringing 11 days worth of visual storytelling to theaters in New York City. Centered around five themes -- Armed Conflict and the Arab Spring; Human Rights Defenders, Icons and Villains; LGBT Rights; Migrants’ …

Liz Parrish Is Patient Zero in Her Own Anti-Aging Experiment

Elizabeth (Liz) Parrish is the CEO of BioViva, a biotechnology company that focuses on developing gene therapies, and other regenerative therapies, …

Medicine

The 15-Minute Workout That’ll Leave You Chill AF

Better energy is just a few poses away.<p>Still looking for your second wind after your third cup of coffee? Girl, namaste. Sounds counterintuitive, but one of the best ways to get amped is to slow things down. Way down. <i>(Tone up, beat stress, and feel great with Rodale's new With Yoga DVD.)</i><p>"One bout …

What Causes Love to Go Away?

Q<p>What does it take to sustain a happy and successful relationship/marriage?<p>A<p>Although the differences between men and women have been much emphasized, …

The New California Wellness Spa You Need to Visit This Spring

Two decades ago, when the wellness resort Miraval set down roots in the foothills of Arizona’s Santa Catalina Mountains in northern Tucson, the cacti-studded landscape wasn’t simply a backdrop for mind-body retreats. The terrain became an integral component of the wide-ranging catalog of daily …

7 Spring Lipstick Trends You're About to See Everywhere

We took cues from the spring fashion shows to predict which colors will be on everyone's lips come spring — literally. And you don't have to be 5'11'' to pull off these runway trends. Whether you prefer unexpected brights or more subdued nudes, there's a shade here for everyone. And to make it even …

This New Nonsurgical Face-lift Can Change Your Face in Less Than an Hour

Z. Paul Lorenc, an aesthetic plastic surgeon in New York City, has given 12 patients a "face-lift" that didn't involve any surgery whatsoever. Lorenc is one of a few doctors in the United States who are offering the new Silhouette Instalift, a nonsurgical procedure that inserts threads of …

A Meditation for Beginners With Deepak Chopra

<i>By Deepak Chopra</i><p>Take a few minutes of peaceful contemplation to lay the groundwork for deeper practice. In this video Deepak Chopra, M.D., asks you to simply focus on your inner self and notice your breathing. This practice is designed to be a meditation for beginners, but it's also helpful for …

Meditation

Using the 5 Love Languages to Reclaim Your Marriage

I had just returned from a four-night mission at a tiny little village on the outskirts of Zabul Province, Afghanistan when I stumbled upon this little gem. I was exhausted, hungry and in desperate need of a shower when an Army chaplain picked me up from the Blackhawk landing zone to take me back …

Relationships

Crazy for Cupcakes

From holiday celebrations to weddings to birthdays, cakes everywhere are moving to personal serving sizes. Dive into these delicious miniature …

Bobbi Kristina Brown 'Is Not Brain Dead,' Source Tells E!

Pop Culture News<p>The friend of Bobbi Kristina Brown who found her face down in a bathtub last week had nothing to do with the incident and only wants to see her heal, his attorney told NBC News. Maxwell Lomas, 24, was a frequent house guest of Brown, and discovered the 21-year-old unresponsive in …