First They Told Their Stories. Now They Want Their Money.

Mila was in the prime of her Master of Fine Arts program at the University of Southern California in November 2014 when she says an adjunct professor sexually assaulted her. The assault resulted in an unwanted pregnancy, which she terminated. “My assailant harassed me while I faced that abortion, ” she said. Six days later, …

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Moov gets into mindfulness with launch of’ Sanity& Self’ app for women

Moov, the wearable manufacturer best known for its line of fitness trackers with their accompanying digital coaches, is today branching off into mindfulness. The company is the latest to join the self-care craze, with the launch of a new app focused on mindfulness and meditation, Sanity& Self. However, unlike most of today’s meditation apps, Sanity& …

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5 things to know for December 20: Syria, shutdown, Weinstein, Russia, airport dronings

( CNN) Most humen in politics are clean-shaven, but it looks like beards may be making a comeback. Abraham Lincoln would be proud. Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door.( You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. …

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The lost art of concentration: being confused in a digital world

We check our phones every 12 minutes, often just after waking up. Always-on behaviour is harmful to long-term mental health, and we need to learn to the reached the pause button It is difficult to imagine life before our personal and professional worlds were so predominated and “switched on” via smartphones and the other devices …

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Five ways to spot if someone has Alzheimers

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dementia often starts by affect short-term memory Dame Barbara Windsor’s husband has disclosed the actress has Alzheimer’s and her condition has worsened in recent weeks. He said they had gone public with her diagnosis – stimulated in 2014 – because it had become “a lot more difficult for us …

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The Limits of Human Endurance Are Embedded In the Brain

The brain’s role in endurance is, perhaps, the single most controversial topic in sports science. It’s not that anyone supposes the brain doesn’t matter. Everyone, right back to A. V. Hill and other innovators of the ” body as machine” view, has always understood that the race is not always to the swift–particularly if the …

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Ten minutes of workout a day improves memory

Researchers have shown that the brains ability to store memories improves after a short burst of exercise Just 10 minutes of light physical activity is enough to boost brain connectivity and help the brain to distinguish between similar memories, a new survey suggests. Scientists at the University of California studying brain activity determined connectivity between …

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Moov gets into mindfulness with launching of’ Sanity& Self’ app for women

Moov, the wearable maker best known for its line of fitness trackers with their accompanying digital coach-and-fours, is today branching off into mindfulness. The company is the latest to join the self-care craze, with the launch of a new app focused on mindfulness and meditation, Sanity& Self. However, unlike most of today’s meditation apps, Sanity& …

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A Man Ate A Load Of Chestnuts Without Chewing And It Ended Very Badly

Warning: This article contains graphic medical images Just as your grandmother always used to tell you, chewing your food is very important. But while you can ignore that old urban myth about how you should chew 32 times, this especially grisly clinical example presents why you should definitely take care to chomp your food( even …

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