Armen Ghazikhanian

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We should never have told people to start taking vitamins, and new research linking one type to cancer shows why

Not so fast. A growing body of research— including a study published August 22 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology— suggests that some supplements can carry real health risks. These risks range from vomiting and nausea to an increased risk of cancer and death.<p>Epidemiologists at two American cancer …

You Can Rent Your Own Private Island in the Bahamas for $450 a Night

Tired of overpriced hotels and busy cities full of tourists? Now you and your friends can split the cost of an actual island for the vacation of a …

Suspended – Medium

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

These Six Delicious Party Appetizers Are Perfect For Your Next Get-Together

You'll def be the life of the party.

Eggs

Why Everyone You Know Is Suddenly Going to Todos Santos, Mexico

There are a lot of unmarked roads in Mexico’s Baja California Sur. You see them from the smooth highway that connects the sleepy town of Todos Santos to the glossy resorts of Los Cabos an hour south, their dusty trails carving mysterious paths through fields dotted with tall saguaro cacti. They …

Mexico

7-Day Mediterranean Meal Plan: 1,200 Calories

The Mediterranean diet has long been recognized as one of the healthiest and most delicious ways to eat. Eating a Mediterranean diet can help your …

Elon Musk’s new video of his underground tunnel project will make you nauseous

‘Warning, this may cause motion sickness or seizures’<p>Elon Musk, a man of means by no means, released a batch of new images and videos from his latest high-concept tunnel venture, The Boring Company. But before you click play, grab your Dramamine because this may make you a little queasy.<p>This video …

17 Recipes That Actually Got Me Through Whole30

From someone who can barely cook and likes to eat.<p>Because of that, I can promise all of these recipes: are simple and easy to make<p>* don't use any fancy appliances because I have a tiny-ass kitchen and three roommates<p>* require no outlandish ingredients, except for a few Whole30-specific things that …

Healthy Eating

Zucchini “Meatballs"

OMG! So tasty.<p>Makes 15 meatballs<p>4 zucchinis<p>1 large egg<p>1 cup ricotta cheese<p>1 cup bread crumbs<p>1 tablespoon Italian seasoning<p>3 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped<p>3 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped<p>1 tablespoon salt<p>1 teaspoon pepper<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 medium onion, diced<p>2 cloves garlic, chopped<p>1. …

Spices

Eating bogies is good for teeth and overall health, scientists conclude

It might be wise to look away now if you are eating or have a weak stomach, but scientists have discovered that ingesting bogies is good for teeth, and overall health.<p>Scientists at a number of universities including Harvard and the University of Saskatchewan and say parents should not discourage …

How to Road Trip from LA to Las Vegas the Right Way

For those over the age of 21 (or let's be honest, holding a foolproof fake), the four-hour drive from Los Angeles to Las Vegas is practically a right …

Pot is ruining Denver’s restaurant industry

The population of Denver has been steadily growing over the past few years, but not enough of its new inhabitants want to work in the restaurant …

A Guide to the Best Hiking Trails in Los Angeles

Photo credit: Chris GoldbergWaterfalls, caves, mountain peaks, and ancient forests. This probably doesn’t sound much like Los Angeles to those who …

Hiking

Why Internet Providers Are Celebrating Friday’s Privacy Rule Rollback

On Friday, the Senate blocked the implementation of rules that would have restricted internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon’s ability to …

Hollywood chooses protests over parties as the stars get ready for Oscars activism

The Trump travel ban has led to outcry and rallies for Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, nominated for an Academy Award<p>In a normal Oscars week, Jeremy Zimmer would expect to be wearing his best tux, rubbing shoulders with the biggest stars in Hollywood and grabbing canapés with one hand while …

Angelina Jolie

Bill Gates Says There's Something Worse Than Nuclear War and We're Not Ready for It

The international community may prioritize the issue of nuclear war, but world leaders are overlooking another, greater threat: A genetically …

The Harmless Items That Could Trigger a TSA Search of Checked Luggage

We all know to avoid packing the obvious things that could make TSA physically search your bag, but sometimes it might still be singled out despite …

New Chrome extension helps find all those hidden Netflix categories

Browsing Netflix categories has never been an easy task, but a new Chrome extension aims to let you get straight to hidden categories with ease. Netflix Categories is one of the most simple but useful Chrome extensions, with a basic search feature that lets you surface all of Netflix’s categories …

Eating Any of These Will Slow Down Memory Loss by 19 Years, According to Science | Inc.com

The harsh reality is that we're not getting any younger, and with aging come consequences, like losing your mental acuity. Ever forget names?<p>OK, I'll speak for me. But it does happen more frequently now that I'm north of 40. You meet someone over lunch, perhaps a prospective new client or a …

Nutrition

Early results from NASA’s twin study show differences between astronaut brothers

Scott and Mark Kelly have diverged in unexpected ways<p>NASA has yet to release the official result of its Twins study — a genetic experiment involving twin astronauts Mark and Scott Kelly to better understand the effects of long-term spaceflight on the human body. But early findings are already …

Space Science

Scientists think we’re closer to self-destruction than we have been since the 1950s

In case you didn’t already have enough to worry about.<p>The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists’ editors convened today to announce that it will be moving the hand on its “Doomsday Clock” thirty seconds closer to midnight, from three minutes to midnight to two-and-a-half minutes to midnight.<p>The election of …

Climate Change

WikiLeaks Asks Followers To Dig Up Trump’s Taxes After Kellyanne Conway Confirms He’ll Never Release Them

Donald Trump plans big tax cuts, but all along, he’s been very cagey about his own monetary contributions to the federal government. Throughout his campaign, he resisted following the long-standing tradition for presidential candidates to release their tax returns (while claiming he’d like to do …

Track Trump will keep tabs on the President's first 100 days

President Trump was clear about the goals of his first 100 days in office before the election was even over, eventually laying out those goals in a PDF titled "Donald Trump's Contract with the American Voter." While Trump's policies can often be obscured by his tweetstorms and rhetoric, the folks …

Blast Fat, Torch Calories, and Work Your Booty With This 1 Move

For a fast, efficient way to burn calories (anywhere you are, without any equipment), look no further than this simple cardio move.<p>The single-leg touch and hop will test your balance and strength while upping your heart rate with a bit of quick plyo, thanks to the small hops and rapid movements. Be …

How To Get Ripped Abs…After 40 (pg 3)

#3 - Wake Up Your Metabolism!<p>Your metabolism works around the clock 24/7 to keep your body functioning optimally and it requires fuel to keep running.<p>…

Exercise

Trump threatens BMW with border tax on cars built in Mexico

BERLIN (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump has warned the United States will impose a border tax of 35 percent on cars that German carmaker BMW plans to build at a new plant in Mexico and export to the U.S. market.<p>Trump was speaking in an interview with German newspaper Bild, which on Sunday …

Donald Trump

Human error in a nuclear facility nearly destroyed Arkansas

The new documentary, Command and Control, digs into the forgotten near-miss and premieres January 10th on PBS<p>Here in the US, we like to think that our nuclear weapons exist to prevent our enemies from detonating a nuclear explosion on US soil — that is, when we think about them at all. The thing …

11 Netflix Movies With Insanely Hot Sex Scenes

Netflix is good for many things: discovering endlessly bingeable shows you wouldn’t have known about otherwise, making a good excuse to invite people …