Patrick Lowe

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Don't Have a Dog? This App Lets You Borrow One

Attention all dog lovers who don't—or can't—have one of their own: You can now borrow one. Bark'n'Borrow is an app that pairs dog owners with dog …

Bark & Borrow

Hello Chicago! With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching many singles are queuing up Netflix for a long night in. However, even with Uber no longer …

Salesforce billionaire Marc Benioff has a bunch of Buddhist monks living at his house

So it shouldn't be surprising to learn that Buddhist monks are staying at one of his two houses in San Francisco.<p>The monks are helping train Salesforce employees on how to be less stressed out.<p>They even want Benioff to turn parts of Salesforce's San Francisco headquarters into quiet "mindfulness" …

Everything you think you know about happiness is wrong

• What do I ultimately care about and want to achieve in life?<br>• What kind of person do I want to be?

Happiness

Do I Have to Stop Eating Meat? Key Questions About WHO Group Report

Cancer<p>A new report declaring that processed meat causes cancer — and that red meat probably does, too — has the meat industry furious and bacon lovers worried.<p>Here are some answers to your questions about meat and cancer:<p>Does this mean I have to become a vegetarian?<p>The report doesn't say that just …

Processed Meat

What a can of Coca-Cola REALLY does to your body: Infographic reveals the effects the fizzy drink has in just an hour... from a 20-minute blood sugar spike to the 'crash'

Have you ever wondered what happens to your body after you drink a can of your favourite fizzy drink?<p>A new infographic has revealed the reaction you …

The Real Miracle of Acupuncture: That Anyone Still Believes In It

Unlike plenty of other mystic beliefs, the practical nature of acupuncture has the benefit of making it readily falsifiable through the form of a …

Acupuncture

Doctors graft hand to man’s leg for a month to keep it alive

Groundbreaking surgery in China sees factory worker’s hand then successfully re-attached to his wrist<p>Surgeons in China have restored the use of a hand severed in an industrial accident by grafting it onto a man’s ankle for a month before re-attaching it to his arm.<p>The groundbreaking surgery was …

The 7 Reasons That Science Says You Should Pay For Experience, Not Things

By James Wallman9 minute Read<p>Your big travel plans might seem like a waste of money. What will you come back with, besides some photos on your phone …

Top 7 Supplements for Athletes - Invictus Fitness

<b>Top 7 Supplements for Athletes</b><br>Written by Michele Vieux<p>There is so much marketing and research out there on supplements – what to take, how much, who …

Lack of exercise is twice as deadly as obesity, Cambridge University finds

Even a small amount of exercise, such as brisk daily 20 minute walk, reduces the risk of premature death.<p>Lack of exercise is twice as deadly as obesity, but a brisk 20-minute walk each day is all it takes to avoid an early death, Cambridge University has said.<p>A study of more than 334,000 people …

Life begins at 70: Pensioners discover extreme hobbies in their twilight years - Telegraph

The single most important thing to do today if you want to live a long, happy life

Might sound trite or corny, but go see a friend.<p>The research regarding what it takes to live a long life and what it takes to live a happy life …

Happiness

Highly specialized tattoos

Link: the artist is Eric Brunning of Vancouver's Adorned (<i>via JWZ</i>)

10 Superfoods Healthier Than Kale

In a recent report published by the Centers for Disease Control that ranked 47 "powerhouse fruits and vegetables," kale placed only 15th (with 49.07 points out of 100 for nutrient density)! Here's a roundup of the 10 leafy green cousins that researchers say pack a greater nutritional wallop.<p>In the …

Superfoods

5 Meditation Tips for People Who Can’t Focus

Meditation is more than just a stress buster. New research shows it can help boost creativity; another review found it could reduce symptoms of …

STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Trailer Will Also Be Released Online on Friday

So who bought a ticket to a movie screening this Friday just to catch the <b>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</b> trailer? Well, it turns out that the 88-second …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Patchnride

There's nothing quite like a flat tire to ruin a good bike ride — it's a complete pain to fix, usually expensive, and typically results in a quick …