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4 Vitamins Doctors Swear By To Get Rid Of Back & Stomach Fat Fast

Losing fat is no easy feat, especially if you don’t know where to start. For most people, it can take longer to lose fat and can hinder their weight …

Nutrition

What Causes Glaucoma? Scientists May Have Finally Figured It Out

Getty Images<p>A recent discovery from researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear and MIT is providing some new insights into what causes …

Glaucoma

StarVR debuts eye-tracking VR headset for enterprise use

Competition to build headsets for businesses heats up, but does the enterprise need its own AR/VR hardware?<p><i>Video: VR, AR, and MR: What's the</i> …

Virtual Reality

Here's How Much Power the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Really Makes at the Wheels

Hennessey Performance does some important science and answers the big question.<p>It's a depressing reality in the car world that the horsepower count …

Sports Cars

Exoskeletons debut at Ford factories

Staff will now be augmented by exoskeletons in Ford factories across the world.<p>Following successful trials, Ford will now offer employees the use of …

Exoskeletons

A New Drug for Migraines Hit the Market — It's a Landmark for Women's Health

Why did this take so long?<p>The announcement brought tears to my eyes. My prescription was called in by my doctor in June, but getting the injection to …

Women's Health

Study on Post-Orgasm Experiences Shows How Men Really Feel After Sex

The afterglow has a dark side.<p>Sex is straightforward until it’s over. As soon as an orgasm ends, a new, potentially confusing phase of sex begins — …

Psychology

Forget the Blood of Teens. This Pill Promises to Extend Life for a Nickel a Pop

Nir Barzilai has a plan. It’s a really big plan that might one day change medicine and health care as we know it. Its promise: extending our years of …

Metformin

5 Smart and Effective Ways to Discipline your Child

Mighty Mommy shares five smart approaches to discipline that will help redirect naughty behaviors and get your child to think twice before making a …

Parenting

Blood Pressure Medications Recalled Over Cancer Fears

Some drugs used to control high blood pressure and prevent heart failure were voluntarily recalled this past week due to an impurity that could …

Alzheimer's risk 10 times lower with herpes medication

New results could change the face of Alzheimer's treatment; the herpes simplex virus is found to play a vital role in the condition, and antiherpetic …

This fancy device turns your entire room into a screen

Augmented reality for the design-minded<p>Screen fatigue is real. Between phones and laptops and TVs, it seems as if the world is covered in glowing glass boxes.<p>At first glance it might seems as if Lightform, a new projector system that casts light onto any surface, is part of the problem. Then you …

This Is How to Heal a Sunburn Fast

We asked a real live doctor.<p>Here's a safe bet: A few hours into July 5th you're going to be wondering how to heal a sunburn as fast as possible.<p>It goes without saying that some SPF could have saved your hide, but we're past that point now. In this moment, all you want is to recover from the crispy …

New $100 Genetic Test Identifies Men Who Have Vastly Increased Chance Of Developing Prostate Cancer

A new DNA “spit test” for prostate cancer can identify men who have an increased risk of developing the disease.<p>The research published today in <i>Nature Genetics</i>, funded by an international team including the world’s two biggest cancer research agencies, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and Cancer …

Lamborghini Aventador Drag Races Twin-Turbo VW Golf R, Gets Trampled

When you find yourself behind the wheel of a Lamborghini Aventador and a Volkswagen Golf driver challenges you to a drag duel, the situation can be a …

News: Build Your Own AR Headset Using Leap Motion's Open Source Project North Star Design

Less than two months since unveiling Project North Star, Leap Motion has released the reference design that will allow developers, makers, and even …

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Cancer

Why Children Aren't Behaving, And What You Can Do About It

Childhood — and parenting — have radically changed in the past few decades, to the point where far more children today struggle to manage their behavior.<p>That's the argument Katherine Reynolds Lewis makes in her new parenting book, <i>The Good News About Bad Behavior.</i><p><i>"</i>We face a crisis of …

Parenting

The Best Natural Deodorants Are Kind to Your Skin and Your Clothes. Plus, They Actually Work.

You don't need a bunch of harsh chemicals to smell good.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>I am well aware of the stereotypes about smelly dudes who blather on about natural deodorants and how your …

The Ivy Lee Method: A 100-year old, 15-minute routine for stress-free productivity

In the early 1900s, Charles M. Schwab, President of Bethlehem Steel Corporation — a steel and shipping company — wanted to increase the efficiency of …

Time Management

Fahrenheit 451: Why this HBO movie is a must-see sci-fi chiller

READY FOR A new sci-fi chiller?<p>Here’s why we can’t wait to watch HBO’s <i>Fahrenheit 451:</i><p><b>Its premise is scary</b><p>Updating renowned author Ray Bradbury’s 1953 …

Scientists have figured out exactly how much you need to exercise to slow your heart's aging process

So there’s good news and there’s bad news.<p>The good news is there are steps you can take to slow your heart’s aging process, increasing the chances of living a long, healthy, fruitful life. The trade-off is that you really do have to go to the gym.<p>New research published this week in the Journal of …

Medical Research

All the puzzling things that happen to your body when you masturbate, explained by science

<b>This post is part of Mashable's</b> <b>Masturbation Week</b><b>. May is National Masturbation Month, so we're celebrating by exploring the many facets of …

The 4 Best Lightweight Colognes That Won't Overpower Your Coworkers

They barely have a scent at all but somehow manage to make you smell good. It's weird. We'll explain.<p>Cologne is popular for one very simple reason: There is no more definitive signifier of wealth than the cultivated trait of smelling good. It doesn’t matter how meticulously coiffed your hair is or …

So Your Child's Food Allergies May Be Linked to Baby Wipes, Says a New Study

After spending years trying to pinpoint one of the causes of food allergies in kids and babies, scientists may have finally landed on an answer: baby wipes. In a new study recently published in <b>Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology</b>, scientists from Northwestern Medicine explain that food …

Microsoft introduces some new enterprise apps for HoloLens

Today at Microsoft’s Day 1 Build keynote, AR and VR has definitely been a sideshow so far, but the company did have some announcements related to enterprise apps on the HoloLens. The company detailed two new apps, Remote Assist and Layout, which will be coming May 22.<p>The new Remote Assist app from …

Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality Heading To 3 Billion Devices, $85 Billion Revenue

Virtual and augmented reality have both been growing over the last few years, but the market dynamics will be changing, based on a new forecast.<p>While …

How AR Now Makes Billions

Augmented Reality (AR) takes many forms. It is a tool which allows people to see things and hear things that literally augment – or add to – reality. Like the smartphone in our pocket, AR makes us better. Faster. Smarter. AR also comes in all sizes and flavors. Mobile AR is hot right now because …

Augmented Reality

Leap Motion AR UI takes us one step closer to Iron Man

It might be low on computer wizardry this time, but those reviewing MCU films in preparation for Avengers: Infinity War may have been reminded of the …

Augmented Reality

From AR to VR: After games, what’s the next big market for ‘extended reality?’

It’s OK to be confused about what the hot markets will be for digitally extended reality. Because figuring out which uses will become popular next — …