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Michael Phelps Opens Up About Retirement and Mental Health Awareness: 'I Struggle Through Problems Just Like Everybody Else'

Now, when 28-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps swims butterfly, it’s usually for an audience of one. When his 2-year old son Boomer waves his arms …

Mental Health

This Study on Nearly Half a Million People Has Bad News For The Keto Diet

Here's what you should do instead.<p>Scientists and dietitians are starting to agree on a recipe for a long, healthy life. It's not sexy, and it doesn't …

Diets

I Tried the Chinese Tradition of Postpartum Confinement, and It was SO Worth It

As a proud Chinese-American and daughter to immigrant parents, I decided to try the Asian tradition of confinement after giving birth to my daughter, …

Lifestyle

These May Be the World’s 10 Riskiest Housing Markets

Housing market dangers are “especially acute” in Australia, Hong Kong, Canada and Sweden, Oxford Economics said, noting this has historically posed a …

Housing Market

10 Billionaires with Surprisingly Frugal Money Habits

As Belarusian-American chess master Charles A. Jaffe once claimed, “It’s not your salary that makes you rich, it’s your spending habits.”<p>Not …

Bill Gates

You can get your face printed on a bao burger at this London restaurant

Yuu Kitchen in London gives customers the chance to get their face printed on a bao burger, called Manga Bao.<p>Your photo is printed on rice paper and steamed onto the bun.<p>Fillings include 7UP- braised pork belly, soy and buttermilk crispy chicken, and Wagyu beef.<p>Yuu Kitchen makes up to bao per week. …

Food & Dining

Following this 32-minute morning routine could be the secret to starting your day right

Early birds emerge from their beds at the crack of dawn, victorious and ready to start the day, while night owls aren't so capable. But whatever your disposition, it's scientifically proven that you may get up on the wrong side of the bed occasionally.<p>To combat a grumpy morning head on, there is a …

Harvard Business School

Anxiety in the West: Is it on the rise?

According to some observers, anxiety is now snowballing in the United States. So, in this Spotlight, we ask whether anxiety truly is becoming more …

Depression

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Earwax, Of All Things, Poses Unrecognized Risk In Long-Term Care

Of all the indignities that come with aging, excessive earwax may be the most insidious.<p>Don’t laugh.<p>That greasy, often gross, buildup occurs more …

Hearing Aids

Fall 2018 Home Design Trends – Best New Furniture and Decor

A new season is upon us and with that comes a fresh wave of design trends and ideas we’re impossibly anxious to bring home. As our favorite retailers …

Home Decorating

The GenY House

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada<p>The eight foot wide, GenY House was conceived as a piéd à tier for a couple who live in the countryside. It is located in an old cottage neighborhood near the Ottawa River. The houses geometric form and texture, in contrast to the adjacent houses was inspired by the couples …

Living Rooms

10 Easy Pieces: Terracotta Plant Nannies

Worried your plants will shrivel in the summer sun this holiday weekend? Instead of hiring a plant sitter, consider the clay option. That’s what the …

Water

Modern prefab house was constructed in a month

Using all recyclable materials<p>A home isn’t built in a day, but in this case, it is in a month. Architecture firm Studio Arthur Casas worked with the engineering and construction company SysHaus to design a prefab home in São Paulo, Brazil, that was constructed within a month—28 days to be exact.<p>The …

Prefab Homes

If You Know These Things You’re a Genius Homeowner

…and if you don’t, now you do!<p>Plus: How to Find and Fix Roof Leaks<p>There is a four-step strategy for fixing a running toilet. The fix will not only …

Which country has the most expensive education?

From how much money a family can expect to spend on a child to the number of hours a student has to go to school each year, education looks very different around the world.<p>In many countries around the world, autumn means the start of a new school year. But that means something very different if …

Hong Kong

Chinese Villa With Open Plan Spaces & Mezzanine Levels

• 1 |<br>• Photographer: Quang Dam<p>The modern home exterior appears like a series over overlaid geometric shapes, resting on a sky blue canvas.<p>2 |<p>Each roof …

This Online Vietnamese Store Could Curb Your Zara Obsession

Thanks to the insane amount of time we spend on Instagram (I'm too scared to look at the hours notched up on my iPhone settings), we discover a lot …

Japanese Home Fusing Modern And Traditional Ideas

150 square meters of reinforced concrete forms the structure for a high-end residence, designed by M Architects. Hidden behind a black glass facade, …

3 easy ways to turn drugstore beauty buys into luxury products

For this latest episode of "Get It Together," Anna De Souza has all the beauty cocktailing tricks you need.<p>The average department store lipstick can set you back a whopping $26. But, the truth is, the trendiest, most coveted items at the department store can be re-created at home with drugstore …

D.C. Home to Most Psychopaths, Study Finds

Any self-respecting single has joked about the scores of psychopaths populating the dating scene. But it turns out, it could be kind of true — …

What Is the Autoimmune Protocol (AIP) Diet?

The autoimmune protocol (AIP) diet is a relatively new, food-based approach to eliminating unwanted inflammation in a person’s body. It’s a diet …

Winter sex produces skinnier babies who never have to worry about their weight, study finds

Winter sex is more likely to produce naturally skinny individuals who never have to worry about their weight, a study suggests.<p>On the other hand, babies conceived in the heat of summer may face a life-long struggle to stay slim.<p>Scientists have linked cold weather conception to larger amounts of …

20 Funky Lighting Ideas for a Unique Space

If you’re looking to create a unique space that fully expresses your artsy side, look into fun lighting creations. Lighting has become something of …

People can seem more racist as they get older, but it's not simply a case of 'being from a different time'

It's become something of a national meme in the UK that 97-year-old Prince Philip might say something culturally insensitive when he's out in public. Similarly, people may find their grandparents say more unpalatable things as they get older.<p>These remarks are brushed off because older people "are …

Japanese Beauty Secrets: Japan's “It Girl” Satomi Ishihara’s Skin Secrets

Japanese Skin Beauty Secrets<p>Also known as Kuniko Ishigami, Satomi Ishihara is one of the most popular actresses in Japan. Her face was literally seen …

Osmosis Awesomeness

A winner of the European Product Design Award, Miawa is an osmosis unit like no other. The most compact unit on the market, this pint-sized water …

Cabins With Modern Design

(Image credit: Home DGSN)<p>Humans don't hibernate, but you might be tempted to when you see these four gorgeous modern cabins. Generally, coziness …

Men’s Sperm Health May Be Affected by Childhood Trauma

A study found that men with higher levels of childhood stress had lower levels of sperm microRNAs, molecules that regulate certain genes.<p>When a …