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5 projects that cost $1500 or less and can up the value of your home

You don’t have to drop major dough to get top dollar in the real estate market<p>It’s the little things.<p>Real estate agents have a saying that it’s …

FDA Approves First Gene Therapy For Leukemia

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday announced what the agency calls a "historic action" — the first approval of a cell-based gene therapy in the United States.<p>The FDA approved Kymriah, which scientists refer to as a "living drug" because it involves using genetically modified immune cells …

Cancer

Highlands, North Carolina

Location<br>Highlands, N.C., is located on a high plateau within the larger Blue Ridge Mountains, a mature range that's named for the distinctly blue …

This instagrammer’s epic shots of Yosemite National Park will make you want to travel right now

Yosemite has to be one of the most beautiful national parks in the world. Standing next to El Capitan is enough to dwarf your aspirations and …

Spring In The Northwest

<i>Sunset over Point of the Arches, Shi Shi Beach, Olympic National Park, Washington.</i><p><i>Trees in mist and seastack, sunset, Ecola State Park,</b> …

National Parks

Travel the World Making Films About Trail Running? Yep, It Can Be Done

South African filmmaker Dean Leslie might not be a household name, but chances are you’ve seen his work. The 34-year-old is responsible for most of …

9 simple ways to be a better national parks visitor

America’s best idea, the national parks, continue to rise in popularity each year. 2016 saw the third year in a row where attendance to the national …

Exploring Mount Rainier National Park

Location<br>Mount Rainier National Park is located in western Washington State about 70 miles southeast of Seattle. Established in 1899, the park …

National Parks

Road Trip through Utah's National Parks

TravelUtah's National Parks<p>This road trip will take you through tall hoodoos, epic arches, and more otherworldly landscapes.<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> McCarran International, Las Vegas<p>This multiday adventure on remote byways is a journey through the slickrock heart of the American West, linking Utah’s five …

National Parks

Top 15 Flooring Ideas, Plus Costs Installed & Pros and Cons in 2017

Installing new flooring is a big decision. Because the floor is often the largest uninterrupted space in a room, the look and feel of the flooring …

How to Install Tile Like a Professional

If you've ever wondered how to install tile without calling a professional, you've come to the right place. Maybe you're a "Fixer Upper" devotee, and …

15 Carbs Nutritionists Want You To Eat More Of

1 of 15<p>shutterstock<p>Purple potatoes<p>This starchy veggie is an excellent source of anthocyanins, which help to decrease blood pressure and keep your heart healthy, says Brigid Titgemeier, MS, RDN, a dietitian nutritionist at the Cleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine.<p>Quick tip: Cook them, …

Nutrition

5 Powerful Questions to Ask When Things Seem to be Going Wrong

When things seem to be going wrong and you're stuck in a pit of fear, start getting curious and ask yourself some of these questions:<p>1. What opportunity is this giving me for growth, healing, evolution, or learning?<p>2. What would happen If I didn't label this as bad?<p>3. What meaning am I adding to …

Self-help

8 Best National Parks to Visit in Winter

Winter is a Great Season for a National Park Visit<p>Visit your favorite National Park in winter months and not only will you avoid the crowds and …

Winter camping 101: No need to put your favorite pastime on hold

Yes, it is possible to actually have fun camping on the snow. Here’s what you need to know to stay safe, dry and (mostly) warm.

ASK A FINANCIAL PLANNER: 'How do I get around tax penalties if I want to retire early?'

<b>Certified financial planner Jeff Rose answers:</b><p><i>My wife and I have recently made the decision to retire in 10 years. Over the next ten years, we plan to put $40,000 a year into a retirement account and withdraw 3%-4% percent annually to help supplement our retirement.</i><p><i>At the time of our retirement we</i> …

4 Steps to Reinventing Yourself After Hitting Rock Bottom

Failure is the unpleasant beginning of being reborn as an entrepreneur.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Hitting rock bottom -- as energetic, smart and business-savvy entrepreneurial -- types, this dreadful phrase is simply not in our vocabularies.<p>But it happens …

Motivation

POISON's RIKKI ROCKETT Wants To Get Word Out About Immunotherapy After Being Declared Cancer-Free

<b>Rikki Rockett</b>, drummer for the band <b>POISON</b>, got the best news of his life last week: his cancer is gone.<p><b>Rockett</b> was diagnosed with oral cancer more …

Cancer

T cell revival through PD-1: Clues for cancer immunotherapy - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Cancer immunotherapy drugs that block the inhibitory PD-1 pathway have shown success in clinical trials and are now FDA-approved for melanoma, lung …

'Starving' immune cell discovery points to cancer immunotherapy-boosting strategies - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 2, 2016 – The microenvironment that supports a cancerous tumor also starves the immune cells that the body sends in to destroy the …

10 Potentially Game-Changing Cancer Immunotherapies You Should Be Following

There's arguably no scarier diagnosis for a patient to hear than cancer, which is a large reason why oncology is one of the most researched therapeutic indications by today's drugmakers.<p>In 2014, per <b>IMS Health</b>, global oncology sales tipped the scales at $100 billion for the first time ever. Based on …

Motivational Books: My 31 All-Time Favorites

Do you know that glowing feeling you get after you finish the last couple pages of a really inspirational book?<p>You know, that sense of wonder, the …

Books

MONEY TALK: Retirement calculators are a wake-up call for undersavers

<b>Dear Liz:</b> Are retirement calculators a hoax? It seems that the published estimates for the amount of savings required are insanely high. If most U.S. citizens haven't saved much and have a decent standard of living in retirement, where is the misperception? Let's say an individual is resolved to …

In your retirement planning, cash for life options are worth considering

At a time of ever longer lifespans, a cash-for-life form of retirement income makes great sense.<p>Annuities offer this deal, and so does the Canada Pension Plan. And yet both forms of retirement income are criticized for their low rates of return. People wonder why they should accept plodding returns …

Insider's Guide to Grand Canyon National Park

<i>Located just outside the boundaries of the Grand Canyon, Horseshoe Bend is the most-photographed stretch of the Colorado River</i><p>“The Grand Canyon fills …