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Why You Should Stop Throwing Away Used Tea Bags

From neutralizing odors to de-puffing tired eyes, we unlock tea’s secret powers.<p>Photo by Meredith<p><i>This article originally appeared in</i> …

Cleaning

60 Keyboard Shortcuts Everyone Should Master [Infographic]

Of course, you may not need all 60 of these, but knowing them will make you flexible, fast, and ready to work with whatever tool you're presented …

Keyboard Shortcuts

I'm a Trainer, and These Are 3 Things You Need to Start Doing to Finally See Your Abs

When I'm not writing about how to get your abs to show, I'm training clients, who also want to know the answer to this question along with other hot fitness topics. While there's no exact formula for revealing chiseled abs, in my experience reducing your body fat percentage, doing high-intensity …

Workouts

8 Things I Wish I'd Known Before Coming to Japan

The more you read, watch videos, and talk to people who have already been to Japan, the more you can familiarize yourself with things that at first …

Japan

Swimsuit 2011 | SI.com

Images, Photos, SI Swim Photos for Jessica Gomes<p>Images, Photos, SI Swim Photos for Jessica Gomes<p>Images, Photos, SI Swimsuit for Kim Glass<p>Images, …

Fashion Modeling

8 Things I Regretted About My Japan Visit (And How You Can Enjoy Your Time Better!)

Now more than ever, the number of people who decide to spend time in Japan is dramatically increasing. More and more new travelers head to the Land …

Japan

Most Vitamin Pills Are Useless, But Here Are The Ones You Should Take

Forget multivitamins.<p>It seems like simple, obvious advice: eat your vegetables, get some exercise, and - of course - take your vitamins. Or …

Wellness

A Study of 140,000 People Says Walking This Much Per Week Adds Years to Your Life

It's less than you think.<p>Human beings are not sloths. "We need to move," Harvard psychiatrist John Ratey has explained. "It's only 10,000 years ago that we were hunter-gatherers and we moved anywhere from 10 to 14 miles a day."<p>Which might sound kind of alarming to you.<p>While we all know that too …

American Cancer Society

The secret to success no one talks about (but everyone needs to hear)

You’re sick of the same self-help literature that promises success in just a few simple steps. So am I. It’s all over the Internet, and if it were as …

Motivation

Curious Kids: how do the clouds stay up in the sky?

<i>This is an article from Curious Kids, a series for children of all ages. The Conversation is asking young people to send in questions they’d like an</i> …

Periodic Table

Smartphones are not Necessary for a Teenager's Survival

This article discusses the issues teens face when they have a smartphone. Many teens believe they must have one, but that is not reality<p>In today's …

5 Tips for Choosing the Best Mattress for Pain-Free Nights

Don’t spend beaucoup bucks on a new mattress before reading this.<p>Most of us know we’re supposed to get an average of eight hours of sleep per night. …

The latest blood pressure guidelines: What they mean for you

Updated blood pressure guidelines from the American Heart Association mean that many more Americans, notably older people, are now diagnosed with …

How to: Unroot your Android device

If you've rooted your Android device, here’s how to put everything back to how it was.<p>One area where Android has an edge over iOS is the ability to …

5 ways to be an awesome parent

<b>Here are some nuggets of advice, from someone who's been in the parenting trenches for almost a decade.</b><p>Kids don't come with how-to manuals, as every …

Are There Carcinogens in Baby Care Products?

A study from the non-profit Campaign for Safe Cosmetics reported that many popular baby products, like shampoo and baby wash, contained contaminants …

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

24 Anime You Absolutely Need To Watch Before You Die

Classics and new stuff included.

Only 17% of people can correctly answer the world's shortest IQ test — see if you're one of them

• <b>A three-question logical assessment is said to be the world's shortest IQ test.</b>• <b><br>The quicker you answer the question, the higher your IQ is.</b>• <b><br>Only 17% of</b> …

IQ

6 Reasons Why a Calorie is Not a Calorie

Of all the nutrition myths, the calorie myth is one of the most pervasive and most damaging.<p>It’s the idea that calories are the most important part …

How Parents Can Predict Their Kids’ Future Careers

Kids don't know what they want to be so, if you're genuinely curious, it's best to ask them different kinds of questions.<p>Realistic (R)<p>I like to work …

From oatmeal to sardines, 7 foods that really can help hearts stay healthy

By Consumer Reports<p><i>Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with any advertisers on this site.</i><p>Eating a heart-healthy diet throughout your life can go a long way toward keeping you in top shape as you age. “In fact, heart disease is largely preventable,” says Walter Willett, a professor of …

Nutrition

15 Life-Saving Kitchen Hacks

Including how to keep your produce fresh for longer!

Here's How to Tell The Difference Between a Headache And a Migraine

Not all headaches are created equal.<p>Not all headaches hurt the same.<p>Some, like migraines, make the sides of your head throb for days on end.<p>Others, …

Headaches

Top 7 Science Websites for Kids

Websites can give kids a great introduction to science, and there are some wonderful kid-friendly science websites to check out. Not only do kids …

Fun and Free Educational Websites for Kids

Your children can learn something new today in a safe online environment. These 20 free educational websites for kids are fun while offering online …

Kids

According to Nutritionists, These Are the 7 Ingredients Your Multivitamin Should Have

Our obsession with supplements has reached $30 billion a year. And the top of that list? Multivitamins.<p>“I try to get all of my nutrients from my …

Google Knows Literally Everything About You - Here's How To Delete That Data

Take back control of your information with these easy steps.<p>Google, just like Facebook, collects a lot of personal data about its users. While many …