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Kim Jong Un 'deeply moved' by K-pop concert in Pyongyang

<b>Seoul, South Korea (CNN) —</b> North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, accompanied by his wife Ri Sol Ju, clapped and waved Sunday as he attended a rare concert of South Korean singers and performers in Pyongyang.<p>After the two-hour plus concert, the North Korean leader and his wife shook hands with the pop …

North Korea

No, There Is no Such Thing as ADHD

No, there is no such thing as ADHD. Somewhere along the line we have lost the understanding that kids come in all shapes and sizes. Some kids are …

24matins.uk

World<p>Thai rescuers on Thursday said they may be prodded into a complex extraction of 12 boys and their football coach from a flooded cave if …

Soccer

Auricular Acupuncture Weight Loss Found Effective

Auricular acupuncture successfully treats obesity. A new study concludes that a special 5 point combination of auricular acupuncture points is …

Weight Loss

The Latest: Tillerson says NK responsible for suffering

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on talks between North and South Korea (all times local):<p>1:20 p.m.<p>U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says …

10 Things Your Tongue Can Tell You About Your Health, Based On Chinese Medicine

Believe it or not, your tongue can actually tell you quite a bit about your health. Sure, you're probably not staring at it in the mirror much, …

Nearly 40% of Cancer Deaths Are Preventable With Lifestyle Changes, Says Study

We can all reduce the risk.<p>We know that certain lifestyle choices can increase the risk of cancer, but a new study puts into perspective just how …

Here's why your attitude is more important than your intelligence

When it comes to success, it’s easy to think that people blessed with brains are inevitably going to leave the rest of us in the dust. But new …

Self-improvement

Save 50% of Your Time Struggling in the Toilet With This Cheap but Effective Stool

Gum infections tied to increased risk of stomach cancer precursor

(Reuters Health) - Gum infections may increase people’s risk for sores in the digestive tract that can lead to stomach cancer, a small study suggests.<p>…

Rohn: Change Begins With Choice

Any day we wish, we can discipline ourselves to make important changes in our lives. Any day we wish, we can open the book that will open our mind to …

Motivation

Scalp acupuncture helps autistic children with speech and social interaction, Hong Kong university study finds

Scalp acupuncture is an effective way of helping autistic children improve their speech and cope with their peers, a Hong Kong university has …

Autism

Ex-Spy Chiefs Arrested in South Korea on Corruption Charges

SEOUL, South Korea — Two South Korean spy chiefs who served under Park Geun-hye, the impeached former president, were arrested Friday on charges of illegally channeling tens of thousands of dollars a month from their agency’s secret budgets for Ms. Park’s private use.<p>The arrests resulted from a …

Drug firm founder pleads not guilty to opioid bribe scheme

BOSTON (AP) — A pharmaceutical company founder accused of leading a conspiracy to bribe doctors to prescribe a powerful opioid pain medication will …

How to Lower Your Blood Pressure

The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology have released new treatment guidelines that sharply lower the threshold for high blood pressure, also called hypertension. As a result, tens of millions of Americans now qualify for the diagnosis.<p>The new guidelines have raised a …

Diabetes

Half of US adults have high blood pressure in new guidelines

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — New guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure, adding 30 million Americans to those who have the condition, which …

Tony Robbins' workout routine is just 15 minutes long, but it's absolutely grueling and involves a 'torture machine'

When Tony Robbins prepares for one of his seminars, physical training is as important to creating an engaging experience as is nailing his material. Seminars like "Unleash the Power Within" consistently run past their scheduled daily endings, and Robbins will be on his feet — running, jumping, and …

Tony Robbins takes us on a private tour of his massive beachfront mansion in Fiji

While on a recent trip to Fiji, Tony Robbins took us on a private tour of his massive beachfront mansion.<p>Robbins recently hosted the winners of the …

Tony Robbins

Why Maintenance Sex Is So Important in Happy Marriages

Maintenance sex may not sound like the most titillating thing in the world, but it is crucial to the health of your relationship.<p>When we say maintenance sex, we mean having sex just to have it, even if you don’t feel like doing it. It means keeping the sex up to ensure both people in the …

Relationships

This 31-year-old Japanese journalist died holding a phone after working 159 hours of overtime in a month

A political journalist in Japan died from overwork, her employer has revealed four years after her death.<p>Miwa Sado died of congestive heart failure in 2013 after working 159 hours and 37 minutes of overtime in one month, her employer, the Japanese national broadcaster NHK, announced on Wednesday, …

Mindfulness matters: 4 ways to be more present in your life - TODAY.com

You may be hearing the word “mindfulness” a lot lately and wondering what it's about. Mindfulness simply means being grounded and present in your day-to-day. Instead of worrying about what’s going to happen or what’s already happened, you’re rooted in what’s actually happening.<p>Most people think …

Mindfulness

Boy Band BTS Is Now Just The Second K-Pop Act To Hit The Hot 100 With A Korean Song

Last week, Korean boy band BTS debuted their new EP <i>Love Yourself: Her</i> on the Billboard 200 at No. 7, becoming the first K-pop group to reach the chart’s top 10. That’s quite the accomplishment for the act, but at the same time, they added one more feat that few in their genre have ever managed.<p>BTS …

Eat Every Morning 1 Teaspoon Of Cinnamon Powder And See What Happens To Your Body In 45 Minutes! – Healthy Remedies

According to scientists, cinnamon should be a part of our daily diet due to the numerous health benefits. Cinnamon is a spice with rewarding aroma …

How to Make Yourself Easy to Do Business With

Good design can help companies avoid inflicting unnecessary pain and annoyance on their customers.<p>"Please listen carefully as our options have changed." That maddening automated admonition is a common, tiny instance of a common, huge problem. There are far too many companies that add irritants to …

Customers

Seoul readies ‘decapitation unit’ to assassinate Kim Jong Un — and tells him it’s coming

SEOUL, South Korea — The last time South Korea is known to have plotted to assassinate the North Korean leadership, nothing went as planned.<p>In the …

North Korea

Grit: 13 things mentally strong people won’t do

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental strength is tested. It might be a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a …

Emotional Intelligence

The Weirdest and Wildest Treatments at 6 Spa Getaways Around the World

A relaxing massage, toning body wrap, and a soothing facial are probably the usual treatments you would expect at a visit to a luxury spa. But what …

Tai chi fights stress, getting popular with Millennials

<b>(CNN) —</b> Standing 6 feet 5 inches tall, Patrick York is a gentle giant.<p>The soft-spoken 26-year-old with a "Peace Love Tai Chi" T-shirt flowed into a grounded stance on a Long Beach, California, hilltop. He was among several dozen people taking a free tai chi class this warm July day.<p>"I do tai chi to …

Tai Chi