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Health

DIY Neuromodulation a Mood Booster for Sleep Deprived?

Self-administered, noninvasive cervical transcutaneous vagal nerve stimulation (ctVNS) appears to boost mood and cognitive performance in sleep-deprived individuals, early research suggests. In a study of sleep-deprived US Air Force pilots, those who received active ctVNS performed “significantly better on multitasking, had faster reaction time, higher arousal levels, and reported feeling more energetic and less fatigued” […]

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Health

High blood pressure: Best fruits to include in your diet to help reduce hypertension risk

High blood pressure or hypertension is a major health issue. Management of the disease reduces the risk of adverse outcomes, such as cardiovascular or cerebrovascular events, vision impairment due to retinal damage, and renal failure. What are some of the best fruits to consume to help lower your readings? Citrus fruits have demonstrated antihypertensive properties. […]

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Sports

2 for 2: Ledecky wins her shortest, longest races at trials

An hour after winning the 200-meter freestyle, Katie Ledecky — as usual — destroyed her competition in the grueling 1,500. OMAHA, Neb. — Katie Ledecky’s most grueling night at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials resulted in two more victories. She didn’t seem bothered at all to have to swim her shortest and longest events about […]

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Sports

Rafael Benitez 'on the brink' of being confirmed as new Everton boss after holding talks

“How about immediately? “Of the names instantly linked with Everton as the Ancelotti news broke, who is more qualified than my former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez? “Rafa is available, settled in the area and I am sure he is ready if Moshiri is prepared to consider one of the more shocking managerial appointments in Merseyside […]

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Entertainment

Warzone Season 4: New Call of Duty download and Modern Warfare update

UPDATE: Today’s Call of Duty Warzone update will be released at 5am BST, launching COD Season 4 across PS4, Xbox One, PC and next-gen consoles. However, it should be noted that a new Modern Warfare update is being planned but won’t be launched until next week. More details on these patches can be found below. […]

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UK

Scotland football fan shame as foul-mouthed, anti-English video sparks urgent police probe

During the 14-second clip, a group of men repeatedly sing: “If you hate the f**king English clap your hands”. It was filmed at the Ochilview Bar near Falkirk, Stirlingshire as Scotland marked their opening game with a 2-0 loss to the Czech Republic on Monday. The majority of the people in the video are wearing […]

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Celebrities

Max Parker's real life romance with Emmerdale brother Kris Mochrie

Max Parker left Emmerdale fans feeling disappointed after his Dales departure. The actor played Luke Posner, arriving in the soap as Victoria Sudgen’s new love interest. In the months that followed, their relationship hit trouble when he was discovered to be the brother of her rapist Lee Posner and uncle to her son. Read more: […]

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US

Parking, transportation to Q2 Stadium goes smoothly for most fans at USWNT match

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A nearly sold-out crowd was at Austin FC’s Q2 Stadium Wednesday night, welcoming the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team for the facility’s first-ever match. This is also the first time we’re seeing how plans to get fans in and out of the stadium are working. Q2 Stadium debut: US women win 2-0 […]

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US

How to Help Prepare Your Home for the Threat of Wildfires

Residents of the Western United States have been warned to prepare themselves, and their homes, for another punishing wildfire season. A widespread drought has dried out the vegetation and land in several states, priming the region for increased wildfire activity, which typically begins in the summer months and can continue well into the fall. “If […]

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Gaming

Nintendo's Direct “Dominated” E3 2021, Peaking At 3.1 Million Viewers

When E3 is done, the discussion normally turns to who ‘won’ it. The general consensus this year seems to be Nintendo and Microsoft put on the best shows, but there are plenty of other takes on the annual event. According to E3’s official voting panel – comprised of editors from IGN, GameSpot, PC Gamer, GamesRadar+, […]