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A New Way of Getting High Is as Easy as Applying Deodorant

This could be the future of medicinal marijuana.<p>Just like nearly everyone in Colorado with a chronic health condition, Barbara MacLean has used marijuana medicinally. MacLean, 56, who lives outside of Boulder, has Crohn’s and Lyme diseases. A digital film and special effects producer by trade, she …

Cannabis

The 5 LinkedIn Videos Every Executive Should Be Making

The fact that video gets so much more engagement on LinkedIn today than text—three times more, according to LinkedIn senior director of product …

Everything You Didn't Know You Needed to Know About Plastics

Polymers have quite a history.<p>From its early beginnings during and after World War II, the commercial industry for polymers – long chain synthetic …

Natural Gas

Is Walmart the Future of Wellness? Health Care & Retail Are Set to Collide

Despite encroaching competition from CVS, Amazon and even Alibaba, Walmart still holds the title as the world’s largest retailer, and with that …

Health Care

Drinking two cups of coffee a day could leave you struggling to sleep years later, study shows

For many of us, a cup of strong coffee is just the thing to jolt us into action in the morning.<p>And with Britons drinking 95million cups a day, it has …

Coffee

People Swear This $10 Body Lotion Is the Best Insomnia Remedy

This purple moisturizer smells SO good!<p>When it comes to getting a better night's sleep, there are tons of tricks and tips out there. Eating certain foods, filling your home with particular plants, and drinking a cherry smoothie before bed are just a few of the common ways people try to get over …

Sleep

This Supermarket's Way of Selling Bananas Is Pure Genius

Whoever came up with this needs to be promoted.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>There comes a moment in every person's life when they say to themselves: "Why have I been doing things <i>this</i> way all my life?"<p>This is what many people …

Selling

Who Do You See in This Picture? The Answer Is Important to Your Vision

You might not want to know the answer to the test, but you should take it anyway. Play the video, and an image will appear — you'll see either Marilyn Monroe or Albert Einstein. We won't tell you what each answer means till the end, so as not to influence what you see.<p>The video comes to us from …

Albert Einstein

Ageing in human cells successfully reversed in the lab

The ability to reverse ageing is something many people would hope to see in their lifetime. This is still a long way from reality, but in our latest …

Atoms

The best job opportunities of the future will not be with start-ups. Look instead to scale-ups

When many people think about the future of work, they look to the start-up scene for clues. Where they really should be focusing is the scale-ups. …

Startups

Maca root is touted as a major fertility booster—here’s why

Over the past few years, Maca has solidified its reputation as a wellness darling. And for good reason: Reported benefits include improving energy …

Wellness

I slept under a 15-pound weighted blanket for a week — and it was the best sleep I've had in ages

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>If you've ever woken up on a frigid winter morning under a pile of heavy, warm blankets and felt — for lack of a better phrase — …

Sleep

Could this weird $12 gadget be the cure for snoring?

Chances are, you've encountered an awful snorer at some point in your life. Maybe it was that person you sat next to on a trans-Atlantic flight. …

Sleep

I tried Magic Leap and saw a flawed glimpse of mixed reality’s amazing potential

When you write about augmented reality headsets, you’re supposed to start by describing something impossible — like a pastel dinosaur stomping its feet in a quiet office space in Florida. This dinosaur is made of fist-sized blocks that look like candy, and the office belongs to Magic Leap, a …

Augmented Reality

Don’t put plastic containers in microwave or dishwasher, new research says

Do you regularly heat up leftovers in plastic food-storage containers? Do you put plastic reusable water bottles in the dishwasher when they need a …

Immune System

I Spent $200 on a Weighted Blanket, and It's Changed My Entire F*cking Life

<i>Editor's note: The author wrote this while curled up under a weighted blanket.</i><p>My Friday nights are typically saved for drinking wine, catching up on my DVR, and surfing the internet. (Do people still say "surfing the internet?") Late last year, during one of these weekly rabbit-hole sessions, I …

Barack Obama

Drinking this two-ingredient zesty tea before bed will relax you *and* fight bloat

If a nice warm cup of tea isn’t already part of your bedtime ritual, it might be time to add the wellness beverage to your routine. Sipping on the …

Wellness

7 Steps Toward an Effective Marketing Strategy

In an industry as crowded as real estate, how does one stand out? Up-and-coming real estate agents will benefit greatly by launching a thorough …

Marketing

The master mineral almost all women need

<i>If you are going to take one supplement then make it magnesium.</i><p>Listen up ladies, this magic mineral could be the answer to almost all your problems …

These Benefits of Magnesium Prove How Crucial It Is For Your Health

• 8SHARES<p><b>After oxygen, water, and food</b>, magnesium may be one of the most important elements needed by our bodies – yet 80% or more of us are deficient …

Magnesium Dosage: How Much Should You Take per Day?

Magnesium is a mineral that you need to stay healthy.<p>It’s crucial for many functions in your body, including energy metabolism and protein synthesis. …

The Benefits of the Magnesium Mineral

Magnesium is an essential mineral required for more than 300 biochemical reactions in the body, according to the Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS). …

Update on the relationship between magnesium and exercise.

2006 Sep;19(3):180-9.<p>1U.S. Department ofAgriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center, Grand Forks, ND …

What you need to know before buying a magnesium supplement

Magnesium is all the rage right now, and for good reason. Nutritionist Adrienne Dowd, RD, of Parsley Health explains, “In general, magnesium is a …

7 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Epsom Salt

Integrative medicine is known for treating the patient’s mind and body, considering how these are closely connected. Epsom salt is one tool that …

Cleveland Clinic

What Supplements Are Good for Body Odor?

Persistent body odor despite thorough hygiene can be frustrating and embarrassing. Even with the best deodorants, soaps or hygiene habits, some …

Magnesium and Blood Clots

Magnesium is a mineral essential to many bodily functions, one of which is the regulation of blood clots. Blood clots are particles of blood that …

Diabetes

Do you have magnesium deficiency? - Women's Running

<b>DEFICIENCY – WHY RUNNERS ARE AT RISK</b><br>Magnesium deficiency is common in runners, and people who exercise regularly are at a greater risk because of its …

Wellness

Does magnesium relieve migraines?

Migraines can be challenging to treat using traditional painkillers, so many people look for alternative ways to help prevent them. One potential …

Wellness

Magnesium Is Vital for Health

Magnesium is essential to the body for the following reasons:<p>• Producing energy<p>• Reducing inflammation<p>• Regulating blood vessels (endothelial …

High Blood Pressure