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Top 5 Costliest Health Issues Retirees Face | Investopedia

If, in your working years, you’ve had to scramble to buy health insurance or cope with rising co-pays on employer insurance, it's tempting to think …

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<b>Gauge/Tension:</b><p>GAUGE: 17 sts = 4" (10 cm) in pattern with medium hook and A; 20 rows = 4" (10 cm); 7 sts = 4" (10 cm) in pattern with large hook and …

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Measles Reported In One Of California’s Most Unvaccinated Counties

Only 43 percent of the school's kindergarteners have all required vaccines.<p><b>Measles results in 146,000 deaths worldwide every year.</b><p><b>The school is closed because of the diagnosis.</b><p><b>The county has one of the state's lowest vaccination rates.</b><p>An unvaccinated child has been diagnosed with measles in a …

New Technology Could Take The Drill Out Of The Dentist’s Office

Researchers at King's College London have developed a technique called Electrically Accelerated and Enhanced Remineralzation, in which a device they've dubbed a "healing hand piece" is placed over the site of a cavity. The tool emits a small electrical current that promotes the remineralization of …

Google reportedly plans to target businesses with Wi-Fi

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Ken Wolter / Shutterstock.com<p>Google(s goog) may not be able to sell businesses a broadband connection outside of its …

The 10 Worst Super Bowl Halftime Shows We’ve Had To Suffer Through

The Super Bowl is famous for the ads and the game, but also because of the elaborate halftime shows featuring artists that no one who watches football listens to. Halftime, in my eyes, is the perfect time to use the bathroom, eat some food, poop in someone else’s house, and make another drink. …

Vaccinations have prevented at least 103 million cases of contagious disease since 1924

Vaccinations have been credited with some of humanity's greatest technological triumphs over disease, including drastically reducing polio around the globe and almost eliminating smallpox entirely. But how many people have been spared life-threatening infections thanks to the introduction of …

Unlikely Multiple Sclerosis Pill On Track To Become Blockbuster

There aren't very many drugs that are also, essentially, industrial chemicals available in railroad-car volumes, pharmaceutical chemist Derek Lowe noted on his blog, In The Pipeline, this spring.<p>But there are a few. One is lithium carbonate, a staple of glassmaking and ceramic glazes and also the …

Obamacare Countdown: Americans Still in the Dark about Health Insurance Exchanges

Nearly three-quarters of Americans believe the insurance exchanges will be difficult to understand and that health insurance purchased through an …

'How Much Will Obamacare Cost Me?' Try Our Calculator

On Tuesday, if all goes according to plan, the federal health law's marketplaces for individual health insurance are scheduled to open for business.<p>Nearly all Americans will be required to have health insurance starting Jan. 1, 2014, or else they'll be liable for a tax penalty.<p>Even now, there is …

Skeletal Remains Found in South Dakota Studebaker Tied to Teens Missing Since 1971

Authorities have found skeletal remains in the 1960 Studebaker that was pulled from a South Dakota creek and tied them to a cold case from more than …

10 Reasons The Breaking Bad Finale Makes Me Nervous

I tried incredibly hard to come up with something else to write about this week, but I couldn’t. <i>Breaking Bad</i> has taken over my life. I can’t stop …

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Forgot Your Password? Use These 8 Apps

1. Dashlane<p>2. LastPass<p>3. oneSafe<p>4. SplashID Safe<p>5. Norton Identity Safe<p>6. Password Genie<p>7. Roboform<p>8. Ilium eWallet<p>Let's be honest — if we had a dime …

16 Things We Learned From Miley Cyrus In Her Rolling Stone Interview

Pharrell is her zen master; her neighbor Steve Carrell openly judged her.

iOS 7 will come to iPhones and iPads on September 18th

Apple's iOS 7 will arrive on the iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, and iPhone 4 on September 18th. The all-new OS will also head to the iPad mini, the second-, third-, and fourth-generation iPads, as well as the fifth-generation iPod touch on the same day. In today's keynote, Tim Cook boasted that the operating …

10 Better Alternatives to Your iPhone's Native Apps

1. Weather<p>2. Mail Client<p>3. Browser<p>4. Notes<p>5. Calculator<p>6. Calendar<p>7. Audio Recording<p>8. Clock<p>9. Compass<p>10. Stocks<p>You just got a new iPhone. You're …

How to Make A Head-In-A-Jar Costume

This horrific costume looks great and is sure to freak out everyone who sees it. You can learn how to make your own head-in-a-jar costume with the …

Patients Love A Gentler Approach To Surgery, But Surgeons Balk

Surgery can be a necessary misery, endured in hope of health.<p>But what if you took away the misery, and kept the benefits?<p>When hospitals quit subjecting patients to prolonged fasting, nasogastric tubes, abdominal drains, and other commonplaces of surgical care, a study finds, patients feel less pain …

'Breaking Bad': The Chemical Brothers

Walter White is staring at me. He doesn't like what he sees. It's just before midnight, and we're facing off in the dusty shadows of an Albuquerque, …

McDonald's New Chicken Wings Are A Huge Mistake

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Thanks to a few hungry Atlantans, McDonald's chicken wings are now a reality and are going to be …

Health Insurance Exchanges Prompt Consumers' Questions

With the opening of online health insurance marketplaces a little over a month away, I've been receiving lots of questions about how they'll work.<p>Here's one that deals with the issue of getting the subsidy payments out quickly for consumers.<p><b>It sounds like people who buy health insurance on the</b> …

Viral Video of the Day: One Crazy Wedding March Pisses Off YouTubers

Forget Wagner’s “Wedding March,” how about that one song about how Paris Hilton got famous? An Illinois woman’s happy-go-luck wedding entrance to Buckcherry’s 2006 hit “Crazy B**Ch” has been causing a sort of ruckus on YouTube today, stirring up a whole lot of resentments from YouTubers who say that the bride disrespected the “sanctity of marriage.”

14 Illegal Things You're Doing on the Internet

1. Unlocking Your Phone<p>2. (Parts of) Grooveshark<p>3. Ad Blockers<p>4. Making GIFs and Memes<p>5. Downloading Files and Using Without Permission<p>6. Working …

The 9 Worst Utopias Ever Created

A “utopia” is a fictional place where everything is perfect; it’s supposed to give us a goal to aspire to, a place that we hope we — or maybe even …

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[Deal Alert] Grab Some Good Productivity Apps For Free Today From The Amazon Appstore

We all like free things. We also like getting things done without hassle (that's why smartphones are a thing in the first place, right?). When those …

Apple 'Aggressively' Hiring for Smart Watch Project, Looking Toward Late 2014 Launch

<i>Financial Times</i> reports that Apple is "aggressively" hiring new employees to help with its smart watch effort, suggesting that the company needs additional expertise to tackle the project's challenges. Sources also indicate that the "iWatch" may not appear until late next year, as has been …

7 Best Money Tips from Warren Buffett

Chances are, you know who Warren Buffett is. He’s one of the richest men in the world, and he’s famous for his ability to spot a good investment. …

Twenty most memorable mug shots of June 2013

Although America celebrated its independence yesterday, many, if not most, of the folks pictured below probably weren't feeling especially …