Jessica M Turner

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Last ever photo of poisoned spy Alexander Litvinenko released to show "Kremlin" killed him

Grainy image shows the former KGB agent on day before he succumbed to effects of his radioactive poisoning, inquiry in to his death reveals<p>The last photo taken of poisoned spy Alexander Litvinenko before he died has been shown for the first time.<p>The grainy image shows the former KGB agent lying …

Apple wants to blow up cable TV

The talks, which seem to be in early stages, would let people with an Apple TV access certain channels buy purchasing access directly through Apple rather than a cable company or other provider.<p>Apple had been trying to work with cable providers, but its progress hit a wall when cable companies …

30 Romantic Movies To Stream This Month

It's February, and you know what that means. Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and it may seem like all anyone is talking about is love, …

Entertainment

Identifying Hidden Sugars in Your Diet Helps Manage Your Weight

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Not all sugars are created equal, and they’re hidden in most of today’s processed foods. Nutritionist, fitness trainer, and author JJ …

7 Things I Learned on an Elimination Diet (and How They Still Keep Me Healthy Every Day)

Honestly, I'm totally averse to "diets."<p>I've never put myself on one because I think they often set people up to "fail" because they are not sustainable in the long-term. It's this really sad, vicious cycle of trying to find the next easy way to "get skinny" that ends up making people feel really …

11 Experts Demolish the “Calories-In-Calories-Out” (CICO) Model of Obesity

Here’s the start of their blockbuster NYT editorial:<p>“FOR most of the last century, our understanding of the cause of obesity has been based on …

The Breakfast That Could Help You Eat 50 Percent Less at Lunch

<i>By Amanda Woerner for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>What did you eat for breakfast today? If it was oatmeal, you might find yourself feeling fuller longer and …

Nutrition

Our Amazingly Plastic Brains

Mental and physical exercise can keep the brain fit and help it recover capacities lost to disease and trauma<p>Can the brain heal and preserve itself—or even improve its functioning—as we get older? For some time, many scientists have tended to think of our brains as machines, most commonly as …

The Brain

Hands-On Review of Oral-B's iPhone-Connected Bluetooth Smart Toothbrush

Bluetooth-enabled appliances and electronics that connect everyday household items to smartphones and tablets are becoming increasingly popular, giving us a whole range of connected things -- thermostats, coffee makers and mixing bowls, cars, and even connected toothbrushes, like the Oral-B …

9 Strange Diet Rules Backed By Science

Yes, some of them may sound a bit silly, but you’ve got nothing to lose by giving them a go— except weight! The best part? None of the tips will make …

5 Easy Ways To Jump-Start Fat Loss

Everyone's got an excuse why they've put on 10 pounds. Mine was that I had back surgery last October and was sidelined in bed for nearly two months. …

Detox Destinations for a Healthy 2015

<b>For Yogis:</b> I’m excited to embark on a yoga retreat this spring at the Little Cove Yoga Retreat in Goa, which sounds ideal for someone seeking a …

Lack of Exercise: Big Risk Factor in Premature Death

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Would you take a brisk 20-minute walk each day if you knew it could reduce your risk of premature death by up to 30 percent? Well… lace …

Is This the Best Diet Ever? (Probably Not)

There's a famous quote from Tolstoy that goes: "All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way."<p>Well, it's the same with nutritional programs. However different they might look on the surface, the effective ones are more alike than they are different.<p><i>Meanwhile, every</i> …

Winter Weather Exercise Tips

These tips will help you plow through the cold months.<p>Winter can be a challenging time to stick to an exercise routine, and not just because of the weather. Aside from the ice, slush, snow, and far fewer hours of daylight to get those workouts in, you have to juggle it with holiday and family …

8 Simple Meditations That Can Change Your Life

What are you waiting for? The daily meditation you've been trying to commit to for years is here.<p><i>Photo by Joel Micah Miller</i><p>Meditation sounds so easy: Just sit still for as long as it takes to let your mind go blank, and feelings of negativity or distress will drift away. But who has such limitless …

Meditation

Ex-wife kills professor in University of SC murder-suicide

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A professor who taught anatomy and physiology and was highly regarded by both his students and fellow faculty members was shot …

Woman, 9-year-old daughter found hanged in Massachusetts home | Fox News

A Massachusetts woman and her 9-year-old daughter were found hanged in the basement of their home in Brockton, authorities say.<p>Investigators are trying to determine what happened and are handling the case as a homicide.<p>The bodies of 32-year-old Ariana Rosa-Soares and her daughter, Marley Soares, …

Mom, grandparents take pleas in case of starved 7-year-old

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The mother and grandparents of a 7-year-old boy who was so malnourished that one doctor said he looked like a Holocaust survivor …