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The Fruits And Veggies That May Actually Help You Lose Weight

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.28.2016 | Fifty

For anyone stricken with the dreaded middle-age spread, the way to shed some pounds might be easier (and tastier) than you think. A new study says tha...

Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion

Jordan Brady Loewen | Posted 01.18.2016 | Religion
Jordan Brady Loewen

Theory, when done correctly, is a practice of intellectual humility. A theory is an attempt to explain and understand the world as it is experienced by human beings in our limited earthly capacities.

We're All Becoming Yogis, But Who's Making the Money?

Christine Chen | Posted 01.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Christine Chen

Though the survey might not reflect it, yogis know that a yoga practice is also about community and giving. If you want to do your part to keep the yoga boom going and help independent studios stay healthy, too, recruit someone new to yoga and head to a beginner, level one, or a basics class -- a move that can support someone in their own new endeavor, too.

How Putting a Mirror in Your Dining Room Might Help You Lose Weight

Health.com | Posted 01.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Health.com

Magic mirror on the wall, should I stop eating junk food once and for all? Yes. And using a mirror might actually help you do so, per a new study.

Shopping is Like Playing a Sport, Researchers Say

Health.com | Posted 12.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Health.com

By Kristine Thomason There are 10 minutes left on the clock. Time to quicken your pace. You narrow in on your goal: a pair of running shoes. Red slas...

Study Finds People Who Fall For Nonsense Inspirational Quotes Are Less Intelligent

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 12.08.2015 | Science

Have you ever found yourself scrolling through a social media feed and all of a sudden stumbling upon a quote like: “By evolving, we exi...

Pecking Pigeons Detect Breast Cancer

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 11.20.2015 | Science

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7 Steps to Foster Teen Motivation

Todd VanDuzer | Posted 11.19.2015 | Parents
Todd VanDuzer

At this point in our lives, you and I have had enough experiences to know what we do and don't like doing. Your teen hasn't had those same experiences or opportunities yet. As a parent, you can help uncover their interests and motivate your teen to accomplish their dream goals in life.

How to Prepare for Your First Law School Exams

Nathan Salminen | Posted 11.12.2015 | College
Nathan Salminen

The most important thing is to realize that there is no easy way out. This is not a "work smarter, not harder" situation. How well you do on your exams is largely going to be a function of how much effort you put into grappling with the material.

10 Cheapest States to Raise a Family

GOBankingRates | Posted 11.09.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

By Elyssa Kirkham, GBR Staff Writer Household finances are tricky for everyone, and the number-crunching is especially hard for families. But l...

10 Most Expensive States to Raise a Family

GOBankingRates | Posted 11.09.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

By Elyssa Kirkham, GBR Staff Writer Raising a family isn't cheap. In fact, the U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that the average cost o...

'Ferguson Effect' Probably Not Keeping Police From Doing Their Jobs, Study Suggests

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.28.2015 | Science

The threat of having their behavior captured in viral videos is not necessarily keeping police officers from doing their jobs, a new study from the A...

Teens Voice Frustration With Shopping For Plus-Size Clothing

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 09.24.2015 | Style

Acne. Midterms. Peer pressure. The list of teenage anxieties is long and exhausting. For plus-size teens, however, something as simple as a shopp...

6 Tips for the Unmotivated Student: How to Stay on Track After the First Week of School

Avelist | Posted 09.19.2015 | College
Avelist

There is something about the start of a college semester that makes me excited. I'm always excited about day one. But then week two hits and just like all of the semesters before, I begin to lose interest and catch myself slacking off. Why is it that the motivation is no longer there?

10 Reasons You Should Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 08.31.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

These real life experiences and problems that come with living on your own, managing money and traveling will prepare you for your future in a way that English class will never do.

Does Race Impact IVF Success Rates?

Deborah Anderson Bialis | Posted 08.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Deborah Anderson Bialis

ltimately, we're left to wonder what might drive such uneven racial performance in a well-regarded clinic and whether such a disparity in outcomes is commonplace. Said differently, is this the only clinic experiencing a problem or is this the only clinic acknowledging its problem?

A Study Strategy for Greater Success

Susie Wolbe | Posted 08.27.2015 | Education
Susie Wolbe

If you do the same things you've always done, you'll end up with the same level of achievement. If you set a new goal, you're going to have to do something new in order to achieve it. Will it be easy? Not always, but the first step is always the hardest step to take.

8 Ways to Avoid the Freshman 15

Margaret Marshall | Posted 08.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

Students may also be sampling different foods and tastes for the first time, and they may indulge in over eating and excess alcohol in an effort to fit in and make new friends. Advice for students entering freshman year:

A Girl's Guide to Surviving Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 07.31.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Zoe Radner, Vanderbilt University A smart girl's tips for traveling abroad While traveling abroad may be an equally ent...

Explore the Richness of the United Arab Emirates With a Semester in Sharjah

College Tourist | Posted 07.29.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

With fast growing economies like Saudi Arabia and the UAE quickly becoming hot destination for international companies, students who are looking to gain experience in a culture that will help their future job prospects should take note.

Study Time

Stanley Ely | Posted 07.13.2015 | Religion
Stanley Ely

If you're scouting for summer reading, the book of "Ecclesiastes" does not jump out as a first choice. Still, it is what a study partner and I undertook over several recent weeks. My partner, Josh, as I'll call him, is the latest of three or four students from a well-known Jewish theological seminary whom I've met over several years.

The Reason Why Women Live Longer Than Men

Posted 07.07.2015 | Fifty

By Rachael Rettner, Staff Writer LiveScience It's well known that women live longer than men do, but this wasn't always the case: A new study...

Best and Worst States to Retire Rich

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.26.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

If you want to retire rich, and maintain that wealth, you should be looking at important regional factors, such as taxes, local living expenses and the affordability and accessibility of health care.

5 Study Tips for Final Exams

Chuck Cohn | Posted 05.21.2015 | College
Chuck Cohn

The final exam. This end-of-semester staple is one of the most challenging and stressful tests that you'll likely face in your academic career. Depending on your school's academic calendar, you may be tested on 8-16 weeks of material in four or more subjects -- all in the same week.

Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Diabetes

Judith S. Beck, Ph.D. | Posted 05.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Judith S. Beck, Ph.D.

View image | gettyimages.com Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) is usually short-term, goal-directed, and skills-based. Therapists help patients identi...