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Recent Articles by Jaclyn Anglis
Dec 25, 2018 12:30 pm
6 Christmas Candy Recipes That Repurpose Your Favorite Treats
Christmas candy recipes are without a doubt the most underrated desserts of the holiday season. While we love a classic gingerbread cookie or tasty pie recipe, there’s nothing quite like getting...
Dec 21, 2018 11:30 am
Here's How to Keep Kitchen Towels From Becoming E. Coli Breeding Grounds
When it comes to cleaning our kitchens, washing our towels tends to be an afterthought. Because we often use kitchen towels to tidy up other appliances, it's easy to forget about keeping the towels...
Dec 19, 2018 2:30 pm
Jicama Is the Fiber-Rich 'Turnip' That Can Help You Lose Weight
If you haven't heard much about jicama health benefits, you probably will soon. Jicama is the latest superfood causing a buzz among nutrition enthusiasts. But what is jicama, exactly? Once you...
Dec 19, 2018 11:30 am
How to Remove All Your Mascara to Avoid the Risk of Going Blind
If you've ever wondered how to remove mascara properly, you're not alone. It can sometimes be tough to gauge if you got every last smudge of the makeup off your eyelashes. But as annoying as it can...
Dec 18, 2018 2:30 pm
Tiger Nuts Are the Vitamin-Packed Superfoods Missing From Your Midday Snack
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. Tiger nuts are one of the latest superfoods causing a stir among...
Dec 17, 2018 4:30 pm
9 Gifts for Gardeners That They'll Truly 'Dig'
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. Gifts for gardeners can be notoriously hard to find during the cold...
Dec 17, 2018 11:30 am
Beyond the Kegel: How Specialized Physical Therapy Can Prevent 'Leaking' During Menopause
If you’re struggling with incontinence and pelvic pain during menopause, you’re not alone. Many women grapple with these issues as they age. But if it’s happening to you, don’t think that you have...
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...