Rachel Utz

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Is It OK To Pay Pregnant Women To Stop Smoking?

Women who smoke while they're pregnant are more likely to have health problems, and their babies are at risk, too. But attempts to get women to stop smoking while pregnant usually fail.<p>When pregnant women in Scotland got paid to quit, 23 percent of them managed to stop smoking, compared with 9 …

University of Glasgow

7 Hints You Should Know Before Booking Another Flight

When we fly, it's absolutely imperative that we get the best possible deal, on the best possible day, on the best possible flight. (Travel ego is a <i>very</i> real thing, people. And we have a BIG one.)<p>As such, we have a few serious rules to live by when it comes to booking plane tickets. These facts and …

The Bizarre World of Cruise Ship Kitchens

How do you keep bread fresh for a week at sea? You don't. You bake it.<p><i>Photo © Carey Jones</i><p><i>By Carey Jones for FWx</i><p>Throughout its history, cruise ship fare hasn't exactly had the best reputation. (You can thank budget cruise lines with their endlessly dull buffets for that.) But in today's world of …

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Naive, Yet Revolutionary: Ray Davies On 50 Years Of The Kinks

The Kinks were part of the '60s British Invasion, but the band had too many diverse sounds and styles to fit comfortably in any one category. The Anthology 1964-1971 box set collects many of The Kinks' songs, along with rare demos, session outtakes and 25 previously unreleased tracks including the …

Ferguson Documents: What Michael Brown's Friend Saw

Over the past couple of days, we've been reading through the trove of documents released by the prosecutor in the matter of Michael Brown.<p>We've looked at what Darren Wilson — the police officer who shot and killed the 18-year-old Brown — has to say, at what different witnesses said, and at what the …

Alienware shows off its new Area-51 gaming desktop

Alienware makes PCs for serious gamers. That’s evident in a demo I saw of the Alienware Area-51 gaming desktop, which ships to retail Tuesday morning.<p>The first thing you notice about it is its “Triad” triangular design. The shape means it is really easy to access both the front and rear ports, but …

Model snacks

BEAUTY INSIDER SECRETS<p><b>From guilty pleasures to ultra-healthy recipes and light bites, discover the tasty treats keeping the models' hunger at bay</b> …