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Intermittent energy restriction (IER), or intermittent fasting, is a form of calorie restriction diet. The principle is simple: periods of non-fasting are intercalated with periods of fasting. IER is not about starvation followed by binge eating: non-fasting...
From: Brain Blogger | By: Sara Adaes, PhD (c) | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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Protein is essential to life and a healthy diet. When trying to lose weight and get tone, people can feel frustrated and confused regarding the best methods, exercises, and products. It seems each person has an opinion but what really matters? Protein...
From: The Fashionable Housewife | By: The Fashionable Housewife | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Jenelle Evans is working HARD to shed her baby weight! On March 26, the Teen Mom 2 star took to Twitter to share her weight loss journey following the birth of her second son, Kaiser. [ Related: Teen Mom 2's Jenelle Is Reportedly In Talks To Air Her...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Friday, March 27, 2015
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The bill seeks to prevent the federal government from regulating greenhouse gas emissions through any of its executive agencies. The post Ted Cruz Is Trying To Gut The Clean Air Act And Repeal All Climate Regulation appeared first on ThinkProgress....
From: Climate Progress | By: Emily Atkin | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Scientist Ken Caldeira explains.
From: Grist | By: Jeremy Schulman | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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Chait has an amusing discussion of Laurence Tribe’s willingness to cash paychecks from Big Coal to make arguments better suited to the CATO institute blog: Tribe is playing an important legal role, which has to be evaluated on its own terms. Other...
From: Lawyers Guns and Money | By: Scott Lemieux | Friday, March 27, 2015
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This doctor says yes. But I'm not so sure I agree. The post Should Smoking Around Kids Be Illegal? appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Brian Gresko | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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... that are as easy as bippity boppity boo! The post 9 Dreamy Cinderella Crafts appeared first on Babble.
From: Babble | By: Babble Editors | Friday, March 27, 2015
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And we can't help but take her fuchsia coat as a sign that a little princess may be on her way. The post Kate Middleton Makes Final Appearance Before Due Date appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Babble Editors | Friday, March 27, 2015
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The risk of chemotherapy-induced menopause in young women with early breast cancer can be sharply reduced by adding the drug goserelin to their treatment, Loyola University Chicago and Cleveland Clinic researchers found. The regimen also helped preserve...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Sun-Times Staff | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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Harry Reid, the Democratic leader in the Senate, who announced today that he will not run for reëlection in 2016, leaves an imposing legacy—the transformation of the federal judiciary. When Barack Obama took office, in 2009, he had a long agenda—mending...
From: New Yorker | By: Jeffrey Toobin | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Is the liberal Harvard professor serious about backing Peabody Energy's challenge to EPA emissions regulations? Does it matter?...
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Friday, March 27, 2015
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If you can’t wait until Saturday night to catch Karrueche Tran’s interview on Iyanla: Fix My Life, then you’re in luck! A few clips have already been posted of Tran’s chat with Iyanla Vanzant, and the model …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Treye Green | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Say it isn’t so! The cast of Empire has looked like quite the happy family while doing press appearances for the hit show over the past few weeks. And Serayah McNeill, who plays Tiana Brown on the show, even …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Treye Green | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Vegas! Vegas! Vegas! A carousel made of flowers is my idea of a GOOD TIME. A video posted by Gala Darling (@galadarling) on Mar 2, 2015 at 1:56pm PST Spring is finally here, and it couldn’t have come at a better time! It has been a huge month for a...
From: Icing | By: Gala Darling | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Vanity, thy name is smartphone thief: We’re no strangers to the tale of the narcissistic villain who’s ultimately caught after uploading photos taken on the pilfered phones somewhere the owner can see them. That’s the ending one iPhone owner is...
From: Consumerist | By: Mary Beth Quirk | Friday, March 27, 2015
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One of the most important security steps you can take is also one of the least intuitive....
From: The Atlantic | By: Robinson Meyer | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Zooey Deschanel’s pregnancy has put a new spotlight on the New Girl star. The actress announced her pregnancy in January. On Thursday night, Zooey stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live, and she shared some about her pregnancy, according to People Magazine....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Regina Avalos | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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For today’s Instagram round up, we have gathered a few pics of some YBF babies and bumps. Peep pics of Kimora Lee Simmons, Tamera Mowry Housley, Eudoxiee and Lil Mo showing off their baby bumps. Plus, pics of Swizz Beatz, Lance Gross and Tank’s kiddies...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Friday, March 27, 2015
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For those looking to get away from the broader biotech indices’ plummet this week (the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index (NASDAQ: IBB) fell 7 percent), we’ve got your comfort food here: a feature about gene therapy’s long quest to cure hemophilia, a scientific...
From: Xconomy | By: Ben Fidler | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Fraudsters have been known to scam unsuspecting consumers by claiming to be agents with the federal government. So, in a bit of poetic justice, the Federal Trade Commission had a hand in shutting down a business calling itself the “FTC Credit Solutions.”...
From: Consumerist | By: Ashlee Kieler | Friday, March 27, 2015
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In a series of recent ads exploring the creation and evolution of Dodge and its famous Challenger and Charger models, the car maker harkens all the way back to its origins as the Dodge Brothers Company to evoke a sense of spirit and competitiveness....
From: Consumerist | By: Ashlee Kieler | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Let’s be honest: the Banana Bunker, an adjustable plastic tube meant to protect your banana from bruising or other damage when you carry it as a snack, is a hilarious piece of snack equipment that looks like a space-age sex toy. It just does. That’s...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Built as Byzantium about 657 , then renamed Constantinople in the 4th century after Constantine the Great made the city his capital, the Turkish city of Istanbul officially received its present name on this day in 1930.More Events on this day:1979: At...
From: Britannica | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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Fra BartolomeoPainter Fra Bartolomeo, a prominent exponent of the High Renaissance style in early 16th-century Florence whose works include God the Father with SS. Catherine of Siena and Mary Magdalene (1509), was born this day in 1472....
From: Britannica | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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by Michael Markarian — Our thanks to Michael Markarian for permission to republish this post, which originally appeared on his blog Animals & Politics on March 20,2015. There is a crisis with captive tigers across the nation, and the Obama administration...
From: Britannica | By: Michael Markarian | Friday, March 27, 2015
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An all-night 'vote-a-rama' on the Republican budget revealed bipartisan backing for giving new benefits to same-sex spouses and American workers....
From: The Atlantic | By: Russell Berman | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Ted Cruz and the perverse incentives created by the most energized members of the Republican base....
From: The Atlantic | By: Conor Friedersdorf | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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What group of workers'-rights activists learned from starting a publication to give people in the sex industry a voice...
From: The Atlantic | By: James Hamblin | Friday, March 27, 2015
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The State Supreme Court is preparing to hear arguments about a financing case that involves groups that spent millions backing some of the justices....
From: New York Times | By: MONICA DAVEY | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Luxury building is again booming in the traditionally high-end parts of the country, like the Hamptons, as the economy continues to show healthy signs....
From: New York Times | By: PAUL SULLIVAN | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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John Strand’s drama, having its world-premiere production at Arena Stage, stars Edward Gero as the Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia....
From: New York Times | By: CHARLES ISHERWOOD | Friday, March 27, 2015
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The last time Lynette Austin saw the Afghan children, they were weak, wounded and broken.
From: Fox News | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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Years after Justin Guarini competed on American Idol and starred in From Justin to Kelly, the 36-year-old actor is back in some hilarious new ads for Diet Dr. Pepper.The singer and Broadway actor is one of the soda brand's newest mascots, Lil' Sweet....
From: Fox News | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Pakistan's military says its soldiers have killed at least 15 militants in a northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanistan.
From: Fox News | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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It took decades of tragedies and illnesses, but a retired teacher in Norco, Louisiana, persuaded Shell Oil to relocate the residents of her neighborhood away from a dangerous chemical plant.
From: Global Voices | By: Public Radio International | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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Omani blogger Muawiya Alrawahi was detained while attempting to enter the United Arab Emirates by car from Oman, according to a statement released by the Committee to Protect Journalists
From: Global Voices | By: Joey Ayoub | Friday, March 27, 2015
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"Vernella has offended every victim of rape and sexual abuse, every child born out of rape and incest...As a woman, she should know better. I am appalled and disgusted."
From: Global Voices | By: Janine Mendes-Franco | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Can medical marijuana cure or at least be effective in some capacity in treating cancer?We're thinking about complementing chemo treatments with medical marijuana. These folks prescribed two different strains in an oil formula and made a bunch of other...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: otherwordlyglow | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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My debit card was stolen remotely (I assume over the Internet). There are two processed transactions on my statement and one pending. I called both places and neither could find a record of the transactions. What gives?The first transaction as for a...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: mrfuga0 | Saturday, March 28, 2015
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My husband and I are at an impasse and I need help either figuring out how to make my case more clearly or ideas how to get myself on board.This is going to be long, but I really need help working through my thoughts. First, my perspective: I'm not anti-building...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Anonymous | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Costa Rica hasn't burned any fossil fuel for energy in almost three months. How'd they do it? The post Water, Fire, and Costa Rica’s Carbon-Zero Year So Far appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Lizzie Wade | Friday, March 27, 2015
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Nintendo said today that its highly anticipated new Legend of Zelda for Wii U won't make its planned 2015 release date, and won't be at this year's E3 Expo. The post Wii U Zelda Won’t Arrive in 2015, or Even Show at E3 appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Chris Kohler | Friday, March 27, 2015
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The R-Zone's marketing was probably the most egregious example of false advertising in videogame history. The post Tech Time Warp of the Week: Remembering the Worst ‘Virtual Reality’ Game System Ever appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Klint Finley | Friday, March 27, 2015
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