Flu: Can vitamin C supplements prevent you getting the virus or should you get the jab?

Flu symptoms can be similar to those of the common cold. A sudden fever, a dry, chesty cough, a sore throat and a headache are all signs of the flu. Likewise, common cold symptoms are listed as a sore throat, coughs and a raised temperature. Vitamin C has been associated in the past with helping […]

It’s Getting Harder for International STEM Students to Find Work After Graduation

In November 2016, shortly after the presidential election, students from six U.S. universities appeared in a promotional video titled “You Are Welcome Here.” Their message intended to reassure the one million international students already in the country—and the ones who might be rethinking their plans—that they were still valued. Today, more than 300 schools participate […]

Safety Advocates Getting Testy Over Automotive Apps, Consumer Data

Automakers began hunting for new revenue streams about two milliseconds after realizing they could put the internet into vehicles. While the earliest endeavors involved ride-sharing applications and new infotainment features, companies are now beginning to see new opportunities via automotive e-commerce, data acquisition, and in-car marketing. However, the delivery system used for these new sources […]

Getting to the heart of style

But while Post Office Money (postoffice. co.uk) has launched a new online tool to help buyers find the average deposit they will need in the area where they want to live, what happens when it comes to buying furniture for their new home? The British Heart Foundation may have the answer. Next month the charity […]

Equinox Is Officially Getting Into Travel With Day Trips This Month

Equinox Is Getting Into Travel With Day Trips This Month Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]

10 Best Task List Apps Out There for Getting Stuff Done

Life is a continual series of tasks. From the daily nitty gritty to the higher level juicier ones (like goals and aspirations), you’re faced with a stack of tasks requiring your attention.At the end of each day, it’s up to you to decide how much of it you feel like accomplishing.Unfortunately, we’re inundated with opportunities […]

A 21-year-old YouTube star who spoke frankly about her cystic fibrosis dies one week after getting a lung transplant

Claire’s Place Foundation/Facebook Claire Wineland, an internet celebrity who chronicled living with cystic fibrosis, died on Sunday. Hundreds of thousands of people watched her videos and read her posts where she discussed her illness and sought to change public perception of it. She died after a lung transplant partly crowdfunded by her followers.   Claire […]