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Roku is Launching a New Streaming TV Box That Will Only Cost $25

Roku’s new device will be the among the cheapest streaming TV devices yet—if buyers snag it before it sells out during Black Friday weekend.<p>The …

Smart TV

25-minute walk could add seven years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

Take this quiz to figure out what you should be eating on a daily basis

It's not your fault: Research shows that, in general, we're really, really bad at remembering not only what we've eaten but also how much exercise we've done throughout the day.<p>The problem here isn't just that our memories aren't reliable— it's also that we often overlook the calories in many of …

Eggs

Best Healthy Summer Superfoods: Healthiest Super Foods List

1. Lemons. "Whenever your meal needs a little zing and vitamin C, lemons to the rescue! Squirt a little on cooked fish and chicken, use lemon on raw salads or cooked vegetables and add lemon to your water in the morning for a liver-boosting wake-up drink," says Dr. Lipman.<p>2. Garlic. "This is one …

Oops! The Brain DOES Have An Immune System

This website is for information purposes only. By providing the information contained herein we are not diagnosing, treating, curing, mitigating, or …

8 Foods That Boost Your Immune System

If you’re looking for an immune system boost, the right vitamins and minerals can help. Although diet gets little attention in conventional media …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

The Strange Link Between Junk Food and Depression

Of our many modern diseases, one of the biggest burdens on society is an unexpected one: depression, according to the World Health Organization. And …

Holistic Medicine

10 Positive ways to Shine Brilliantly and Really LIVE

<b>“I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by dry rot. I would</b> …

Health Conditions, Lab Tests Natural Solutions

The Link Between Brain Inflammation and Mental Health<p>Extensive research has shown that brain inflammation is connected to virtually all types of …

Wellness

What Food Cravings Are Telling You About Your Nutrition

Nutrition

The Link Between Happiness and Weight Loss

Losing weight is hard work, especially in the kitchen. Besides making your own healthy eats and timing your meals just right, celebrity nutritionist Kimberly Snyder has another tip to help budge the number on the scale that may surprise you.<p>Her tip? "People always hear: don't eat when you're …

Wellness

10 ways to live a more fulfilling life

As a new survey attempts to list the ultimate life-fulfilling experiences, Shane Watson says 'pah' to all that. A full life can be lived through simple pleasures, too<p>Just one in five of us thinks we are living life to the full, (sounds about right) and the people who bring us this unsurprising fact …

How to Stop Worrying

Ever feel like you can’t turn your brain off? Worried about how to stop worrying? We all deal with this when life gets challenging.<p>There is a way to …

Mindfulness

6 Natural Alternatives To Antidepressants

<b>SPECIAL FROM</b> <i>Grandparents.com</i><p>Whether you talk about it or not, chances are you or one of your friends takes an antidepressant to combat depression. A recent report by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) found that in 2010, 16% of adults ages of 45 to 64 take at least one …

40 Things I Know About Happiness As I Turn 40

One week from today, I turn the "Big 40." When I was a teenager, I had a very different vision of how this birthday would feel. "Over the Hill" sentiments in card stores and movies depicting uncool, middle-aged parents had led me to believe that 40 marked some sort of beginning of the end -- an age …

WORST Restaurant Meals in America

You will not BELIEVE the unhealthy dishes that "won" this year's Xtreme Eating awards. Add these to your list of "avoid" or "split" the next time you …

Away from home and want to watch Netflix on your hotel TV? Now you can

If you're traveling and worried you won't be able to watch the first episode Friday of Season 3 of<p>"Orange Is the New Black"on Netflix, now you can, if you're staying at some Marriott Hotels.<p>Guests can use an app on their hotel TV to access their Netflix account (or subscribe) to watch new episodes …

Great Family Trips: Mammoth Lakes

The family vacation, like the concept of family itself, has evolved. Kids are traveling with grandma or a single parent or an indulgent uncle (or all three). However you define your kin, this California itinerary is all relative.<p>> Why Go:<p>Fishing’s a big part of the summer lure at pooch-friendly</b> …

National Parks

Heat Up Summer with Our Favorite 8 Jalapeño Popper Recipes

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Jalapeño poppers are the chameleon of the food world. They are spicy enough for chile heads but not too hot for wimps. They can be …

Forget the Skillet: These 18 Recipes Are All About Grilled Fish

Skip the sauté pan: You should really be cooking your fish on the grill. Let these 18 recipes inspire you.<p><b>Fish is about to be named your grill's MVP</b> this summer. From stuffed whole branzino to salmon kebabs, these recipes are worth taking to the grates.

Seafood

6 Things You Didn't Know About French Fries

There are few foods that have been eaten at some point by just about everyone in the Western world, but French fries are one of them. Call them fries, call them chips, call them frites -- whatever you call them, fried potato sticks are one of the most universally beloved junk foods on earth. Here …

'Jurassic World': Should you see it?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Well, at least the dinosaurs are cool.<p>"Jurassic World" is in theaters today, and although there is plenty of talk about the impressive special effects -- with the massive prehistoric creatures inhabiting an island resort with the most interesting type of eco-tourism (that sounds nicer than …

5 Travel Rip-Offs to Avoid

<i>Bradley Gordon / Flickr</i><p>Whether it's relaxing on a Caribbean beach, sightseeing through Europe or road tripping through a national park, travelers shell out money for vacations in hopes that the experience will be worth the expense. Most people plan to splurge a little while on vacation, however, …

12 Grilling Mistakes You Don't Have to Make (But Probably Do)

Ah, summer. That special time of year when those good spatula-wielding folks who only cook for one season out of the year (let's call 'em what they are: dads) dust off the old grill to burn a few steaks and serve up some medium-rare chicken. Okay, perhaps I'm being unfair here. There are plenty of …

Anthony Bourdain Ate An Insane 'Foraged' Feast At Noma, The Best Restaurant In The World

Food and travel guru Anthony Bourdain is so enamored by the restaurant that he devoted a whole episode of his CNN show, "Parts Unknown," to it.<p>In addition to enjoying an incredible meal at the restaurant, Bourdain spent time with its head chef, René Redzepi, foraging for ingredients at a local …

How to tell if Heartbleed could have stolen your password, and when it’s safe to change it

As you’ve probably heard, the Heartbleed bug exposes websites that use a popular encryption technology to malicious attacks, and some of your passwords—and personal data—may well have been compromised. The vulnerable software, OpenSSL, is used to encrypt something like two-thirds of all sites on …

Information Security