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Dec 14, 2018 5:30 pm
What Are Those Dark Spots On Your Potato?
Seeing dark spots on potatoes might make you think twice about eating them, especially if you've already peeled the spuds. There are a couple reasons why these marks might appear on your favorite...
Dec 14, 2018 12:30 pm
Drawing Is Better for Improving Memory Than Writing, Study Suggests
It's always good to practice skills to boost memory, especially as a person ages. But recent research shows that one memory trick might be more helpful — and it's actually pretty darn fun, too. A...
Dec 13, 2018 2:30 pm
The Best Dandruff Shampoos for Ditching the Itchy Scalp
We write about products we think our readers will like. If you buy them, we get a small share of the revenue from the supplier. The best dandruff shampoos can help relieve the flakiness, scaling,...
Dec 13, 2018 12:30 pm
How Hazelnuts Can Improve the Health of People Over 55
Are hazelnuts good for you? A lot of people ask themselves that question after munching on a serving of this delicious snack. Here's some good news: Recent research shows that people aged 55 and...
Dec 12, 2018 4:31 pm
Do Eyelashes Grow Back After They Fall Out?
Do eyelashes grow back? You've probably asked yourself that after losing several lashes in one sitting. There are many different reasons why eyelashes fall out, but the good news is that they do...
Dec 12, 2018 11:30 am
Your Surroundings Could Be Why You're So Darn Crabby When You're Hungry
Have you ever felt really cranky while you were hungry? Maybe you forgot to eat lunch at work and glared at all your coworkers, or perhaps you couldn't find your favorite snack at home and snapped...
Dec 10, 2018 4:30 pm
Are You Allergic to Your Christmas Tree? It Could Be Why You Can't Stop Sneezing
Christmas trees are one of the most iconic symbols of the holiday season. But these evergreen beauties can also make some folks sneeze and wheeze this time of year. So what's going on? Does that...
Dec 9, 2018 10:30 am
Vitamin D Deficiency in Older Folks Linked to Depression, Study Finds
As you may know, vitamin D is one of the essential nutrients that our body needs to stay physically healthy and strong. Well, recent research shows that this "sunshine vitamin" might also be...
Dec 5, 2018 12:30 pm
Garlic Essential Oil Could Be the Key to Fighting Lyme Disease, Study Suggests
If you haven't heard much about garlic essential oil benefits, that might change soon. Recent research suggests that essential oils from garlic — along with other herbs — can put up quite a fight...
Dec 4, 2018 7:30 pm
The Best Chewable Tablets for Sleep to Help You Catch Those Zzzs
We write about products we think our readers will like. If you buy them, we get a small share of the revenue from the supplier. If you’ve been struggling with insomnia for a while, you might...
Dec 4, 2018 11:30 am
Why Telling Your Doctor Little Lies Could Have Big Effects on Your Health
We'd all like to think that we're being honest with our doctors, at least most of the time. However, recent research suggest that the majority of us aren't — and that could have negative...
Dec 3, 2018 5:27 pm
Problems Potty-Training Your Pup? This Indoor Patch of Real Grass Could Help
If you're a dog owner who recently added a new furry friend to your family, you might know the struggle that comes with pup house-training. As with many things, this relatable challenge can be even...
Nov 30, 2018 2:30 pm
Yes, Cats and Dogs Can Get UTIs — Here's How to Prevent Them
When we hear about urinary tract infections (UTIs), we typically think of the pesky problems that affect ourselves and our loved ones. But pet owners may not be aware that our precious cats and...
Nov 29, 2018 7:30 pm
The Best Keto Cookbooks to Keep You Full and Happy on Your Diet
The best keto cookbooks can be a godsend to anyone following the diet. As you may be aware, the ketogenic diet is a very low-carb and high-fat eating plan that changes the way your body burns fat...
Nov 29, 2018 11:30 am
Study Supports Women Under 40 Getting Mammograms — But Only If They Have a Specific Risk
Common wisdom is that getting a mammogram is a right of passage for women over 40. After all, the American Cancer Society currently recommends that women who have an average risk of breast cancer...
Nov 28, 2018 3:30 pm
The 'Miracle' Plant Moringa Can Supercharge Your Smoothies With Extra Vitamins
If you haven’t heard much about moringa health benefits, expect that to change very soon. Moringa is the latest superfood causing quite a stir among health enthusiasts, and when you find out about...
Nov 28, 2018 9:30 am
Is Your Personality Healthy? Expert-Developed Test Can Help You Find Out
It seems like there's an endless variety of personality traits out there, doesn't it? But according to research, just five of those attributes might be key to finding out whether you have a healthy...
Nov 27, 2018 4:30 pm
This Pumpkin Dog Biscuit Recipe Is a Seasonal Sweet for Your Good Boy or Girl
If there's one thing we love about holiday baking, it's the perk of adding seasonal ingredients like pumpkin to recipes. But even though your human family members enjoy your pumpkin desserts around...
Nov 27, 2018 2:30 pm
How Mindful Meditation Can Help Improve Your Mood When You're Stressed
As you may be aware, meditation is the practice of clearing your mind to return to a place of straightforward thinking. But according to a recent study, meditation might also be a great way to...
Nov 27, 2018 10:51 am
CDC Says Some Romaine Lettuce Is Safe to Eat Again
Update (11/27) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says it's safe to eat romaine lettuce again — as long as you know that it wasn't grown in north and central California. It's...