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Sep 3, 2017 10:06 am
Nightshades May Sound Scary — But Chances Are, They're Already a Regular Part of Your Diet
Lately in the healthy eating community, there's been a growing conversation about nightshades, members of the Solanaceae plant family. In paleo communities especially, nightshade foods have been...
Aug 31, 2017 5:22 pm
Mom-of-Two's Cancer Was Misdiagnosed as Thrush for 10 Years
Clare, 44, suffered from itching and burning for a decade and was given various treatments for thrush and cystitis. But it wasn't until she was left unable to sit down after an agonizing tear...
Aug 30, 2017 6:57 pm
Everything You Wanted to Know About Skin Irritation "Down There" But Were Afraid to Ask
A bump or rash on your face is embarrassing, but skin irritation between your legs is just plain scary. But fear not! From urethral bumps and rectal rashes to menopausal causes and topical...
Aug 30, 2017 4:57 pm
What Causes White Hair "Down There"
When you find your first white pubic hair, it's natural to feel caught off guard. Much like a white hair on the top of your head, it often arrives when you least expect it. While it's...
Aug 24, 2017 3:45 pm
A Certain Type of Friendship Leads to a Happy, Healthy Adulthood
Ah, teenage friendship. Nothing sweeter than that when you're a teen — and nothing more exhausting than that when you're the parent of a teen. But if you're in the latter group, there's one type of...
Aug 24, 2017 2:46 pm
The At-Home Test You Can Take to Find Out if the Solar Eclipse Damaged Your Eyes
Almost everyone and their mother warned us not to look directly at the sun during the recent solar eclipse, so we wouldn't blame you if you're a little paranoid about eye damage. Even if you...
Aug 23, 2017 8:07 pm
Here's Why You Should Never Use a Hotel Hair Dryer
The next time you stay in a hotel room, you might want to stay far away from the hotel hair dryer. We don't know about you, but after we heard this news, we're totally packing our own from now...
Aug 22, 2017 5:36 pm
5 Natural Ways to Fall Asleep Faster
If even after a long, exhausting day of cleaning up after the kids and being unappreciated at work, you're still having trouble sleeping, don't fret! Sure, you could turn to a nice glass of red...
Aug 17, 2017 2:42 pm
Why Working Out Only on the Weekends Is Good Enough
If you're playing supermom, you're busy — we get it! Because you're basically working the equivalent of two jobs, we don't blame you if exercising falls to the wayside. So if you beat yourself up...
Aug 16, 2017 1:43 pm
It's Not Just You! How Long It Takes Most People to Lose 10 Pounds
If you want to lose 10 pounds, we invite you to join the club — we've got buttons! All kidding aside, many of us have gotten so far with our weight loss journeys only to hit a plateau right before...
Aug 10, 2017 3:29 pm
What Causes Nightmares?
There's nothing worse than being startled awake after a bad dream to find yourself covered in sweat. And even after you've grabbed a glass of water to try and calm down, it's still hard to shake...
Aug 10, 2017 11:47 am
New Study Suggests If You're Neurotic, You May Live Longer
If you've ever been called "neurotic" before, chances are, you didn't take it as a compliment. After all, neuroticism in people is often tested by their responses to statements like "I get...
Aug 8, 2017 3:51 pm
New Video Claims Just 2 Teaspoons of Nutmeg Can Kill You
Nutmeg is a delicious little spice that is perfectly suited for pumpkin pie and eggnog, but a new video is creating controversy for reporting that just two teaspoons could be fatal....
Aug 8, 2017 12:51 pm
Why You Still Shouldn't Eat Papa John's 'Gluten-Free' Pizza If You Have Celiac Disease
Pizza is one of the great joys in life, but if you have celiac disease, you shouldn't order a gluten-free pie from Papa John's anytime soon. The fourth-largest chain in the U.S. rolled out a new...
Aug 6, 2017 11:02 am
How to Tell When That Mole Is Nothing to Worry About — and When to See the Doctor (EXCLUSIVE)
We’ve learned a lot about how to protect ourselves from skin cancer over the years — when and how often to apply sunscreen, how to shield ourselves from dangerous UV rays, what to do once you have...
Aug 4, 2017 5:55 pm
How Well You Sleep Could Say a Lot About Your Relationship
There’s nothing worse than attempting to sleep next to someone who’s drowsily insistent on hogging more than their fair share of the bed or, even worse, a snorer. But according to new research, how...
Aug 4, 2017 5:22 pm
Why You Should Ditch Your Copper Mugs for Cocktails
If you've spent any time on Pinterest recently (and who hasn't?!), you've probably seen those sparkly copper mugs everyone has been using for their Moscow Mules. And while they are certainly a...
Aug 3, 2017 3:54 pm
How a Broken Heart Can Affect Your Health
After a bad breakup or the death of a loved one, perhaps you've wondered whether you can die of a broken heart. Well, according to science, your heartbreak can have a noticeable impact on your...
Aug 2, 2017 3:11 pm
Too Much Sleep Could Be Causing Your Nightmares, Study Suggests
The idea of getting "too much sleep" honestly sounds like a dream come true for us. But in reality, it could mean a nightmare — literally. A new study has uncovered a link between experiencing...
Jul 31, 2017 5:52 pm
Could Your Water Bottle Be Causing Your Weight Gain?
By now you’re well aware of the perks of drinking water (it can speed weight loss by 550 percent and rev energy by 89 percent), so you’re never far from your next glass. And while you avoid BPA —...
Jul 31, 2017 5:14 pm
The Mediterranean Diet Improves Your Whole Body
Celebrity diets: they're either followed religiously or slated frequently. However, in Penelope Cruz's case, her diet of choice is one we can all learn from (and very easily love). According to...
Jul 31, 2017 1:51 pm
Plug In Your Zip Code and Find Out if Your Water is Contaminated
Contaminated water is a nightmare for many homeowners. But for more of them than you might think, contaminated water is very much a reality. The good news is that it just got easier to tell...
Jul 27, 2017 4:16 pm
Got High Blood Pressure? Try These Infallible Home Remedies
Heart disease, stroke, dementia, and kidney failure are just some of the harmful effects of high blood pressure you can head off by keeping your levels low steady and low. Are your numbers rising?...
Jul 26, 2017 2:34 pm
Angelina Jolie Candidly Opens up About Her Divorce and Bell's Palsy Diagnosis: "It's Just Been the Hardest Time"
The last year has been far from easy for Angelina Jolie. In September 2016, the actress and her third husband, Brad Pitt, announced their divorce after two years of marriage. A few months later,...
Jul 25, 2017 4:44 pm
She Said, 'It's Time to Change,' And Lost 200 Pounds in Two Years
Jenna Winchester always weighed more than her peers while she was growing up. But when her father's weight-related insults started piling on in her teen years, so did more pounds on her already...
Jul 24, 2017 3:07 pm
Calls to Poison Centers Went Up 50 Percent About Dietary Supplements
This may seem like alarming news for anyone who takes supplements: Calls to poison centers about dietary supplements increased by almost 50 percent from 2005 to 2012, according to a study published...
Jul 21, 2017 5:35 pm
3 Unexpected Reasons You Can't Sleep — And the Natural Remedies That Can Help
It's harder to maintain high levels of energy and a sunny mood if you're constantly having trouble sleeping. Studies show that many of us fail to get adequate shut-eye despite following expert...
Jul 20, 2017 2:17 pm
Natural Cures for Mosquito Bites and Other Summer Skin Woes
In summer, a woman with a mosquito bite remedy at the ready is a woman who will be loved by all, right? Whether your child is suffering from itchy bug bites or other summer skin woes — a poison ivy...
Jul 18, 2017 10:56 pm
Boost Your Energy With These 6 Superfoods
Does your hectic schedule have you wondering how to get more energy to help you power through your busiest days? Adding these six tasty superfoods to your diet can help you gain more energy,...
Jul 17, 2017 5:21 pm
3 Easy Tricks to Avoid Thyroid-Related Weight Gain
Experiencing thyroid weight gain? Your thyroid is in the driver’s seat when it comes to how fast or slow your metabolism — and the rest of your body — works. And the gland can pump the breaks and...