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What Are the Benefits of Eating Kiwi Fruit?

Kiwi (also known as kiwi fruit or kiwifruit) was introduced to New Zealand from China around 1906, and though it isn’t related to the green gooseberry, New Zealanders called this unusual fruit “Chinese gooseberry,”...

Healthy Broccoli

Build a Better Body With Broccoli

Broccoli may not be at the top of your favorite-foods list, but it should be. From boosting immunity to strengthening your skeleton and joints to cutting cancer risk, here are 10 ways this cruciferous...

Unlimited holiday policies are becoming more common

When Chris Lang’s company switched to an unlimited vacation policy, he doubled down on taking time off, carefully planning days away while delegating to his staff and encouraging others to do so as well....

Seals discovered having sex with pinguins

Things are heating up in the cold climes of the sub-Antarctic. On a remote, and mostly desolate island, seals have been caught engaging in an extreme form of sexual behaviour. Specifically, they have been...

Google denies Android breaks competition rules

Google has denied the way it handles its Android mobile operating system is anti-competitive. In 2015, the European Commission said it would investigate whether Google “abused its dominant position” and “hindered the development” of...

Ivory Coast bans sale of alcohol sachets

Ivory Coast’s government has banned the production, importation and sale of alcohol in sachets on health grounds. The small plastic bags, containing rum, vodka or other spirits, are popular with those on a budget...

yoga

What Type Of Yoga Is Best For Me?

You might have a solid strength and cardio program, you might pay attention to your diet and eat clean, but do you take time to work on your mobility or balance? Mobility (flexibility) training...

4-WEEK BEGINNER’S WORKOUT PROGRAM

In the realm of fitness, three-month programs dominate the landscape. You’ve even seen plenty of them in this magazine over the years. Are they effective? Absolutely. But we’re going to let you in on...

You’ve Been Charging Your Smartphone Wrong

Have you ever heard that the right way to treat your smartphone is to completely drain its battery before charging it for hours overnight? Wrong. There are many misconceptions about smartphone charging that can...