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A New Report Says Stanford's Most Famous Psychology Experiment Is a 'Fraud,' a 'Sham,' and a 'Lie'

You were almost certainly taught this 50-year-old experiment's findings. But what really happened?<p>It's probably the most famous psychological experiment ever to come out of Stanford University. Now, 50 years later, critics are saying the entire thing was "a fraud."<p>If you took a psychology class in …

U.S. Army

Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

RVs

Are supplements giving you cancer?

You take supplements to stay healthy — but some of them may be doing more harm than good.<p>Certain dietary iron supplements may aid the development of …

CDC Data Reveal Which Professions Attract the Most Marijuana Users

Don't worry, your bus driver is low on this list.<p>More than half of the states in the U.S. have legalized medical marijuana, recreational marijuana, …

Public Health

Fake News About Health You Need to Stop Believing

Low-fat diets are good for your heart, and other dangerous lies that can hurt you.<p>I met Luke at a professional conference. I'm a public health and behavioral science expert; Luke's a statistician for a hospital system in New York City. I thought he was brilliant — two Ivy League degrees, decades of …

Are Essential Oils Safe?

People use essential oils a variety of ways: as lotions, for hair care, aromatherapy, cleaning products and more. But are essential oils safe?<p>Some …

Scientists have discovered two simple psychological differences that make you liberal or conservative

Political battles in the US are often portrayed as a clash between "bleeding heart" liberals and "pull yourself up by your bootstraps" conservatives.<p>Voters who favor opposing parties see various issues differently, but does that mean liberals and conservatives actually process the world through …

Busting 10 Common Myths about the "Greatest Pandemic in History"

The 1918 flu did not come from Spain

Spider silk startup Bolt Threads closes on $123 million in Series D funding

Bolt Threads, the startup making spider silk from microbugs, has raised a giant $123 million Series D round of funding. As we reported in November, an SEC filing showed the company had raised $106 million from Formation 8.<p>Bolt now tells TechCrunch it has added to that amount for this round, …

Why American doctors keep doing expensive procedures that don’t work

The proportion of medical procedures unsupported by evidence may be nearly half.<p>The news last fall that stents inserted in patients with heart disease to keep arteries open work no better than a placebo ought to be shocking. Each year, hundreds of thousands of American patients receive stents for …

Health Care

Calcium And Vitamin D May Not Protect Against Bone Fractures After All

Um... what?<p>One of the most contentious questions in nutrition science over the past decade has been whether older adults should be taking …

Here's The One Thing Scientists Have Found Will Change Anti-Vaxxers Minds

Logic is futile.<p>Coming up against people who choose not to vaccinate can be frustrating. It's even worse when you realise that those who question the …

Public Health

Severe Liver Damage Case Study Shows The Dangers of Naturopathy

Natural isn't always best.<p>One for the medical text books; a 38-year-old male with gallstones presents with dark urine and loss of appetite, and after …

A Man Got Cyanide Poisoning From Taking Apricot Kernel Extract to Prevent Cancer

DIY medicine can have serious consequences.<p>A seemingly healthy 67-year old Australian man developed cyanide poisoning after ingesting apricot kernel …

FDA Cracks Down on Stem Cell Clinics But Patients Are Still at Risk

On Monday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that the agency is targeting clinics that offer unproven stem cell therapies, …

Vitamin B6 and B12 Supplements Appear to Cause Cancer in Men

A newly discovered risk associated with common energy and metabolism pills<p>Energy. If you’re not taking vitamin B12, forget about having energy. As <i>The Dr. Oz Show</i> has recommended, “End your energy crisis with Vitamin B12.” The nice thing about sublingual pills is “you don’t need a doctor, you don’t …

Wellness

Why Renewable Energy Is Not as Clean as You Think

OK, so the fight against climate change isn’t going flawlessly. But there is some cause for optimism, right? Money is plowing into cheap solar …

Renewable Energy

The Supplement Industry Is Barely Regulated And It's Endangering Actual Lives

"Most people don't consider it a medication... and so she didn't tell us."<p>When Pouya Jamshidi, a resident at Weill Cornell Medical College, delivered …

Medicine

Treating Cancer With Alternative Medicine More Than Doubles Your Risk of Dying

Alternative medicine that works is called medicine.<p>Choosing alternative medicine to treat curable cancer instead of conventional cancer treatments …

Cancer

Sunscreen made from DNA would last forever

Earth's yellow sun is the source of its power.<p>A DNA-based sunscreen that not only stops harmful ultraviolet (UV) light, but also becomes more protective the longer you expose it to UV rays? That’s the dazzling premise behind a recent study published in the journal <i>Science Reports</i>.<p>While sunscreen …

Why It Makes Sense to Match Your Lip Color to Your Nipples

A new viral makeup trend has given people an excuse to spend more time checking out boobs. As the physician-hosts of the talk show <i>The Doctors</i> …

Lips

In Hollywood, Asian American actors see few lead roles, and pay discrepancies when they land one

Korean American actor Edward Hong has played characters in dozens of TV shows and movies over the years, including as "Math Olympian Dude," "Chinese Man #2" and, in a top-rated network sitcom, "Male Night Nurse."<p>Soon, he will appear in the independent film "Please Stand By" as the "Cinnabon …

Antibacterial soaps may do more harm than good, scientists warn

Anti-bacterial soaps and gels are useless and may cause harm, 200 scientists and medics have warned.<p>The consensus statement, published in the scientific journal Environmental Health Perspectives also cautions against the use of antimicrobial agents in food storage containers, exercise mats and …

Baldness: How close are we to a cure?

Baldness is an accepted part of the aging process for some, and a source of distress for others. Hair loss affects millions of men and women, yet …

hair loss

Minnesota measles outbreak exceeds last year's nationwide numbers

<b>(CNN) —</b> There are now more measles cases in Minnesota than there were in the entire United States last year.<p>There were 70 confirmed cases of measles across the country in 2016, and the majority of people who got measles were unvaccinated, according to the Centers for Disease Control and …

Strange Conversations from Working in a Camera Store

I’ve worked in a camera store now for about a year and a half, and I’ve been a photographer for about 7 years. I enjoy working in the camera shop, as …

The 9 Best Dermatologist-Approved Sunscreens for Summer

Summer is finally here, and while the season is synonymous with rosé-filled weekends spent poolside for some, or riding waves for others, it also recalls the often-dreaded task of applying and reapplying layers of thick sunscreen for all. With the weekend in reach and plenty of new foolproof …

Skin Care

Does a microcurrent facial really lift your face?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Have you ever worked out your face? An eyebrow-raising beauty trend, called a microcurrent facial, aims to do just that.<p>The noninvasive treatment involves zapping your face with tiny electrical currents to stimulate, tone and tighten facial muscles.<p>"It's like a little workout for your …

Scientists Have Discovered What Really Happens in The Skin When You Have Eczema

One step closer to a cure.<p>For the first time, scientists have pinpointed a bunch of processes that go wrong in the skin for people who have eczema …

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别束缚孩子,自由最重要<p>儿时享有自由的孩子,<p>长大不一样。<p>本文经授权转载自<b>好报</b>(ID:<b>haobaonet</b>)<p><b>1</b><p>网上最近有个段子,<p>拉了不少仇恨,<p>主角是儿童文学作家郑渊洁,<p>由于作品太火,每天收到大量小读者的来信,<p>很快家里放不下了,<p>可他一封信也舍不得扔,怎么办?<p>最后他决定买房,让这些信“住”进去。<p>这个决定产生于上世纪八十年代末九十年代初,<p>郑渊洁正好靠写作赚了点钱,<p>他不懂股票,不会玩投资,<p>凭着对读者的热爱,和一股傻气,<p>他以每平方米1400元的价格,<p>一口气买了10套房子。<p>这十套房子从来没人住过,<p>全部用作小读者来信的栖身之所,<p>这些房子至今没卖,还是“学区房”,<p>根据爆款文“500万买不起一套北京学区房”的信息,<p>这 …