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Met Gala Red Carpet Ideas—From Archival Lacroix to This Season’s Bottega Veneta—Here Are the 38 Looks We’d Love to See

We’re halfway through April which means the The Costume Institute’s new show “Sleeping Beauties: Reawakening Fashion” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and its most iconic celebration—the Met Gala—is nearly upon us. This year the show’s theme is a little more esoteric than usual. The “sleeping beauties” in the show’s title refer to the rich …

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AI-generated models could bring more diversity to the fashion industry — or leave it with less

CHICAGO — London-based model Alexsandrah has a twin, but not in the way you’d expect: Her counterpart is made of pixels instead of flesh and blood. The virtual twin was generated by artificial intelligence and has already appeared as a stand-in for the real-life Alexsandrah in a photo shoot. Alexsandrah, who goes by her first …

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Human muscle map reveals how we try to fight effects of aging at cellular and molecular levels

Skeletal muscle fibers. Credit: Berkshire Community College Bioscience Image Library / Public domain How muscle changes with aging and tries to fight its effects is now better understood at the cellular and molecular level with the first comprehensive atlas of aging muscles in humans. Researchers from the Wellcome Sanger Institute and their collaborators at Sun …

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Are Americans feeling like they get enough sleep? Dream on, a new Gallup poll says

A woman and her dog nap between rain showers at Schenley Park, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 in Pittsburgh. The Gallup survey, released Monday, April 15, 2024, says that a majority of Americans say they would feel better if they could have more sleep. But in the U.S., where the ethos of grinding and pulling yourself …

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Physical activity lowers cardiovascular disease risk by reducing stress-related brain activity, study finds

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain New research indicates that physical activity lowers cardiovascular disease risk in part by reducing stress-related signaling in the brain. In the study, which was led by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), a founding member of the Mass General Brigham health care system and published in the Journal of the American …

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Severe morning sickness: New research explores diagnosis and treatment

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Severe morning sickness in pregnancy, known medically as hyperemesis gravidarum, can negatively affect both maternal and infant health. A review published in Canadian Medical Association Journal provides information to clinicians on the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of the condition. Although nausea and vomiting are common in pregnancy, affecting as many as …

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South Korea Finance Minister vows measures to stabilise market volatility if needed

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