Day: December 27, 2022

The Best and Worst Beauty Trends of 2022

The Best and Worst Beauty Trends of 2022

It’s finally the time of the year to reflect on what’s been happening and what we’ve been doing before moving on to a fresh start. As usual, the last weeks of December mark what’s probably the end of many odd or even unhealthy beauty and fashion trends as we make room for what’s to come.

How ADHD and Gut Health Are Linked

How ADHD and Gut Health Are Linked

ADHD is a complex thing. As awareness and research surrounding ADHD–attention deficit hyperactivity disorder—continues to advance, it seems as if we’re learning something new about it every day. In recent years, a growing mountain of research has suggested a particularly important link between gut health and mental health: turns out, the trillions of bacteria in your gut have a strong influence on mental health, and may even play a part in the development of neuropsychiatric conditions such as autism and ADHD. This has several implications for ADHD treatments and the high comorbidity rate of gastrointestinal disorders with ADHD, so let’s dig in.

Man Sentenced to 16 Years for Plotting to Kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

Man Sentenced to 16 Years for Plotting to Kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

A man convicted in a plot to abduct Michigan’s Democratic governor from her vacation home was sentenced on Tuesday to 16 years in federal prison, the longest so far for any of the defendants convicted in federal court in one of the country’s most closely watched domestic terrorism cases.

Novak Djokovic Returns to Australia ahead of Open

Novak Djokovic Returns to Australia ahead of Open

One year after being deported for refusing to be vaccinated against Covid-19, former world number one and nine-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic stepped on Australian soil again on Tuesday.
The Serbian tennis champion had last set foot in Australia 12 months ago, claiming he had obtained a medical exemption to enter the country without being vaccinated because he had recently recovered from Covid-19. However, Australian border officials said at the time that he did not meet the requirements to be exempted from strict vaccination rules and he was detained for five days while pursuing an ultimately fruitless legal appeal.

Children’s Medication Shortage Causes Drug Stores to Limit Purchases

Children’s Medication Shortage Causes Drug Stores to Limit Purchases

Parents looking for cold, flu, and fever medications for their kids are finding increasingly emptier shelves. With pediatric experts stating that this holiday season the demand for children’s respiratory treatments increased by over 65% that of last December, some drugstore chains are limiting purchases of products to alleviate RSV, influenza, and COVID-19 symptoms.

Shaquille O’Neal reveals 40-pound weight loss: It ‘just fell off’

Shaquille O’Neal reveals 40-pound weight loss: It ‘just fell off’

Shaquille O’Neal has lost 40 pounds and wants to lose another 20. The former NBA star talked to Entertainment Tonight on Monday about his diet and training routine, claiming that after making certain changes to his way of life, the weight “simply dropped off.”
“A friend of mine called me and said, ‘You’re fat,’ and she gave me this guy’s name, and he did some blood work,” the retired athlete recalled. “He was saying, ‘You can do this, you can’t do that, [eat] more vegetables, [your] iron’s low.’

Box Office: ‘Avatar 2’ Crossing $900M Globally as New Holiday Movies Get Iced

Box Office: ‘Avatar 2’ Crossing $900M Globally as New Holiday Movies Get Iced

The inclement weather won’t keep Avatar: The Way of Water out of the spotlight this holiday season. According to the most recent global box office report, the eagerly awaited sequel is close to reaching the $900 million milestone. The harsh Storm Elliott is making it difficult and even impossible in certain locations to see a holiday movie at the North American box office, but “Avatar 2” nonetheless astounded analysts with its most recent global ticket sales, according to The Hollywood Reporter on Sunday.

Passengers Angry Over Thousands of Canceled and Delayed Flights

Passengers Angry Over Thousands of Canceled and Delayed Flights

Airlines have canceled thousands of flights in what has become a Christmas nightmare for many passengers as winter storms and staffing issues continue to cause havoc across the U.S. Most major airlines have canceled or delayed thousands of flights, with Southwest Airlines canceling at least 70% of its flights Monday – more than 2,600 – due to a reported system meltdown. The chaos continued Tuesday, with the airline canceling 62% of flights for the day and canceling 62% of flights on Wednesday.

Western NY death toll rises to 28 from cold, storm chaos

Western NY death toll rises to 28 from cold, storm chaos

Locals in Buffalo gathered around space heaters, searched for automobiles buried in snow, and looked for other victims. After one of the deadliest weather-related disasters to ever hit western New York, which claimed 28 lives, Monday. There have been at least another 20 deaths reported across the remainder of the United States as a result of the fierce winter storm.
According to the National Weather Service, up to 9 additional inches (23 centimeters) of snow might fall in certain parts of western New York through Tuesday.

George Santos’ Claims His Grandparents Fled Holocaust Contradicted by Records

George Santos’ Claims His Grandparents Fled Holocaust Contradicted by Records

Republican representative-elect George Santos, whose recent election to Congress on Long Island helped Republicans cinch a narrow majority in the House in November, has become the latest target of political scrutiny for admitting in two separate interviews to lying about his work and education experience while on the campaign trail, including claims of having worked directly for Goldman Sachs and Citigroup.
However, it would appear that Santo’s fabricated biography doesn’t end there; according to an investigation by CNN’s KFile, the New York representative-elect’s claims that his grandparents fled the Holocaust–a story that has been told with a couple of brow-raising variations over the years–have been contradicted by Jewish genealogy records.

4 Best Bingeable Shows of 2022

4 Best Bingeable Shows of 2022

Although 2021 blessed us with shows like Wandavision, Succession, and Mare of Easttown, we have to give props to 2022 for living up to its name as well. With the return of favorites like Euphoria, Bridgerton, and White Lotus, 2022 is proven to be a jam-packed year full of nail-biting shows guaranteed to have your eyes glued to the screen.

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