We all know the human heart is one of the most important organs in our bodies. The average human heart beats 72 beats per minute pumping about 2,000 gallons of blood to every part of your body. As the most famous muscular organ in the body has gained notoriety for centuries in books, poems, movies and songs, it’s no coincidence there is a connection between the emotion love and the beating heart within your chest.
Bob and Kim met 56 years ago. Kim thought Bob was trouble, and Bob thought Kim would be hard to get along with. Three days later, Bob told Kim that he was going to marry her, and they have been together ever since. The two were asked by Hallmark to describe their feelings for one another without using the word "love." The two then came together to watch what the other said.
DREAMSVILLE - Straight out of the gate, I have revelation: I am a prolific dreamer, and I remember my dreams regularly.
Duke may have one of the best law schools in the country, but in recruiting new students, its promotional materials point out that Durham's bar scene has exploded in the past few years.
During Valentine's Day festivities, it's candy hearts and heart-shaped boxes of chocolate that take center stage. But February is also American Heart Month, a time when national health organizations regularly review and update heart health research.
The film adaptation of BDSM erotica novel "50 Shades of Grey" has raised criticism and questions from religious groups and the media this week.
A recent study from the National Bureau of Economic Research sheds light on the reason women avoid science, technology, engineering and math.
Oil prices are down. So are airline fuel costs. Passenger demand is expected to increase in the coming months.
Dealing with chronic headaches is a big pain — literally. If you're tired of taking medicine every time you feel a headache coming on, here are seven lesser known ways to make that pain in your head disappear.
Clinical psychologist Tim Cavell admits that he sometimes gets tired of couples in his office talking endlessly about the situations causing friction in their relationships.
Life in Dick and Liz Diamond’s home followed a pretty straightforward trajectory until recently. Their oldest, a daughter, went to college, then got married. The middle child, a son, went to college after completing a Christian mission. They assumed their younger son, Alex, would do the same, wondering only which would come first, college or mission.
Popular film site IMDb lists "BDSM" (bondage, domination, sadism and masochism) and perversion as just a few of the many plot keywords for an upcoming movie. No, it won't be a video-only release with brown paper wrapping. The movie will be released on the big screen at your local movie theater. Based on the novel by the same name, "Fifty Shades of Grey" is slated for release on Valentine's Day 2015.
Get this — there was a 3-week-old girl who was born pregnant with two fetuses.
February denotes a month of romance, chocolate, and, of course, all things heart shaped. However, let’s not forget the most important heart shape, the muscular organ inside us all.
Diamond rings, extravagant flowers, romantic dinners, oh my!
There's another gender gap in America that a lot less people are talking about. Researchers call it "the charity gap."
"Will Hillary Clinton fight hard enough for the middle class?" economist and former Labor Secretary Robert Reich asked earlier this month in the Christian Science Monitor. Reich served under former President Bill Clinton.
Carrie Hull became a police officer because she wanted to help people.
Mortal Kombat X, the latest release in the notoriously violent Mortal Kombat video game franchise, was released last week, and it's gotten some squeamish reviews.
In the spring of 2009, California-based writer Sharael Kolberg did the math and estimated that she spent four months of her year using some form of entertainment technology — whether watching TV or surfing the Internet.
Is your sex life non-existent?
PLUTO — Now is your chance to help name part of Pluto and its companion Charon.
When Constance and Howard Clery picked Lehigh University for their youngest — and only — daughter to attend, it was partly because the school seemed safe. The Pennsylvania campus was serene, beautiful and less than two hours from home.
Collin, a 7-year-old Star Wars fan, recently reached out to George Lucas with a question that had worried the aspiring Jedi Knight.
ROAD TRIPPINGTON — Seat belt struggles may be a “first world problem,” but none of us can deny the struggle is real.
Getting from high school to college is no easy task for low-income teenagers. Teachers are busy teaching. Parents, who usually did not attend college themselves, don't know where to begin.
"Every 90 seconds" is how often some education campaigns say an American child goes missing.
European foreign ministers met in Luxembourg Monday to respond to the deaths of thousands of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, as rescuers search for bodies from the latest and most deadly sinking.
What's the value of a book? Is it in the words, the monetary value, or maybe the "influence?"
Would you say you’re an INFJ or ENTJ? Or what about an ENTP or INFP? Oh, wait, no, you’re totally an ENFP.