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New iPhone 2018's A12 chip reportedly smaller, faster and in-production
Apple's A12 chip, expected to be at the heart of the new iPhone XI and iPhone 9 for 2018, is now in mass production, according to a new report today. The A12 chipset is said to be faster, yet smaller than previous generation chips, with a 7-nanometer design from Taiwanese supplier TSMC, reports Bloomberg.
May 23 5:15AM

Trump Adds 'Cutting Children's Health Care' to GOP's 2018 Platform
The Democratic Party's core message in 2018 is simple: The Republican Party gave giant tax cuts to its superrich donors and plans to pay for them by taking health care away from working people. While the news media obsesses about connecting the dots between Donald Trump and Russia (and/or Trump and Stormy Daniels, and/or Trump and a wide array of potential white-collar crimes), Democratic candidates across the country are focused on drawing a bright line from the GOP's deficit-financed tax giveaway to its (failed) attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
May 23 1:52AM Daily Intelligencer

Posttraumatic stress affects academics
Science News from research organizations Date: Source: Penn State Summary: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) caused by traumatic military experiences is associated with feelings of anxiety, anger, sadness and/or guilt. New research is evaluating how PTSD symptoms increase risks for academic difficulties as well.
May 23 12:28AM ScienceDaily

5 Popular Types of Intermittent Fasting That Could Help You Lose Weight
So, you want to try intermittent fasting but you probably didn't know there were five popular ways of going about it. Figuring out which method best fits your needs can be overwhelming, which is why we've broken down each one below to make things simple.
May 22 11:46PM POPSUGAR Fitness

4 Easy Tips to Help You Walk 10,000 Steps Every Day
Walking is one of the easiest and best activities for losing weight and staying fit. To get the most benefit, some organizations recommend that you aim to take 10,000 steps per day.
May 22 5:39PM Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic

Going on Vacation? Try This Celebrity Trainer's Equipment-Free, Total-Body Workout
A post shared by Jeanette Jenkins (@msjeanettejenkins) on May 18, 2018 at 6:25am PDT If you're anything like me, whenever you take a vacation, you find yourself stressed about all the outfits you need to pack (and never wear), and how you're going to work out. Yes, it's a vacation, but being active without having to worry about making it to work on time for a meeting makes the workouts so much more enjoyable.
May 22 5:21PM POPSUGAR Fitness

Kidney Stone Clinic Helps Kathleen Ryan Overcome a Daunting Health Challenge
Over the past five years, Kathleen Ryan has passed more than 200 kidney stones deposits of minerals and salts that form inside the kidneys and can cause pain when they pass through the ureter to the bladder. Kathleen diligently sought help for her condition.
May 22 5:10PM

Why I chose the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga over Microsoft's Surface Book 2
One of the perks of my job is being exposed to a lot of laptops. While that may seem like a dream for many the question of which laptop is the best for my usage is, well, complicated.
May 22 5:04PM Windows Central

Premature Birth Rates Drop in California After Coal and Oil Plants Shut Down
Shutting down power plants that burn fossil fuels can almost immediately reduce the risk of premature birth in pregnant women living nearby, according to research published Tuesday. Researchers scrutinized records of more than 57,000 births by mothers who lived close to eight coal- and oil-fired plants across California in the year before the facilities were shut down, and in the year after, when the air was cleaner.
May 22 5:04PM InsideClimate News

PCORI in the Literature
This collection of papers, articles, and commentaries provides insights into PCORI-funded work to advance patient-centered comparative clinical effectiveness research. PCORI is committed to the principles of transparency and openness in all of our work.
May 22 4:29PM

6 simple tips to reduce your blood pressure
If you suddenly find yourself with high blood pressure (hypertension) under the new guidelines from the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology, you might be wondering what to do. The guidelines, which were released in November, lowered the definition for high blood pressure to 130/80 from 140/90 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg), meaning more women now meet the criteria for stage 1 hypertension.
May 22 4:15PM Harvard Health

Demi Lovato's Journey to Good Health Will Inspire You to Change Your Life
From struggling with bipolar disorder to overcoming bulimia, the "Confident" singer has completely redefined what being healthy means to her. | If you're looking for inspiration on how to become happier and healthier, look no further than Demi Lovato.
May 22 4:00PM Shape Magazine

Yoga for Beginners
These videos will help you get strong, increase flexibility, energize, de-stress, reduce tension and MORE! Perfect for the beginner! SarahBethYoga teaches with encouraging cues and offers modifications for all levels and body types. This is a great start to your yoga journey with quick morning yoga routines, short bedtime yoga routines, yoga for neck tension, yoga for stretching, yoga workouts and more.
May 22 3:53PM

10 for 10 Yoga Challenge
The 10 for 10 Yoga Challenge is a 10 day course that provides you with one 10 minute lesson for each day. This is a great way to kickstart a regular yoga practice and add a bit of yoga into your day and into your life! If you take this free 10 day course through Udemy, you can download the classes onto any device and take the classes without even needed an internet connection.
May 22 3:37PM

In this course, we will explore four techniques for reducing stress, heading off panic attacks before they occur, and developing a practice of bringing more joy and positive thinking into our lives. In lecture one, we will practice breathing techniques for focusing on our breath and breathing more fully.
May 22 3:23PM

Swiss startup launches, aims to commercialize blood pressure bracelet
In the past checking your blood pressure generally meant a trip to the doctor's officeor at least a pharmacy. But that could be changing.
May 22 2:33PM MobiHealthNews

Infographic Digital Health and Care in the EU
This infographic gives an overview of the European Commission policy on transformation of health care in the Digital Single Market. It was published together with the Communication and Staff Working Document on this topic.
May 22 2:23PM Digital Single Market

She Wanted Better Lash Extensions, So She Made Her Own
Franchises With more than 180 locations, the founders share their secrets to success. May 22, 2018 4 min read This story appears in the May 2018 issue of Entrepreneur.
May 22 1:14PM Entrepreneur

7 Biggest Causes of Stress for Digital Marketers
Digital marketing, in all forms, comes with a variety of stresses. It's an amazing career and industry to be a part of, but it wouldn't be a career if it didn't stress people out here and there.
May 22 12:46PM Search Engine Journal

Ask a health care VC: How do I scale my health tech startup?
Presented by Providence Ventures The potential to improve and optimize health care with health IT and tech-enabled services at scale is huge. But to solve big problems in the health care industry, entrepreneurs have to build and scale solutions that work in a highly complex, regulated and ever-shifting environment.
May 22 11:10AM VentureBeat