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People Pets

Rebecca Romijn credits her 14-year-old poodle with helping her get through her divorce from ex-husband John Stamos.<p>“I found Better when I was going through a tough time in my life,” the <i>Skin Wars</i> star, 43, told PEOPLE. “It was a sad time.”<p>Romijn felt an immediate connection with her pup.<p>“I picked up …

Girls' schools and highly educated parents up risk of anorexia and bulimia

Teenage girls attending schools where more pupils are female and more parents have gone through university education have a higher risk of developing …

Harper Beckham Gives Us Serious Hair Envy

If it's wrong to be obsessed with a three-year-old's hair, we don't want to be right. Case in point: Harper Beckham's perfect strands, which we …

Hair

Garth Brooks on Lip Syncing and Emotional ACMs

Garth Brooks is keeping the tune that he will perform at the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards tomorrow night a secret, but he tells <i>Rolling</i> …

Country Music

Jon Stewart Explained His Reasons For Stepping Down As Host Of ‘The Daily Show’

Jon Stewart mentioned a desire to spend more time with his family when he announced he was stepping down as host of <i>The Daily Show</i>. Aside from this, he hasn’t discussed further details regarding his reasoning to quit. That is, until now.<p>On Saturday, The Guardian posted a story titled “Jon Stewart: …

The Daily Show

Survivor's Joe Anglim: I Fought with Everything I Had

On paper, Joe Anglim has everything it should take to win <i>Survivor</i>.<p>He’s athletic. He’s resourceful. He’s smart. And best of all, no one dislikes …

ACM Party for a Cause: Florida Georgia Line's Equipment Ruined, But Keith Urban Helps the Show Go On

Weather: 0. Keith Urban: 1.<p>The torrential downpour and tornado warnings may have slowed down the outdoor ACM Party for a Cause Festival on Saturday …

Is Netflix more popular than TV?

If the signals for the TV industry are increasingly cloudy, Netflix (NFLX) appears to be streaming a crystal-clear picture.<p>The video-streaming …

Bruce Jenner To Talk About Personal Journey, Family In Diane Sawyer Interview

Jenner says family members are "the only ones I'm concerned with" in a new promo clip for the interview, which is set to air Friday on ABC.<p>The network has been slowly teasing the topics of the exclusive two-hour interview, in which BuzzFeed News has reported Jenner will discuss being transgender …

Do You Have an Anxiety Disorder—Or Are You Just a Worrywart?

How to tell the difference between the two<p>You worry about a lot of things—for example, you may be on-edge about that project due next week at the office or you may fear your partner will leave you for whatever reason. But does all that worry mean you have an anxiety disorder? It could, depending on …

Hearing aids may slow cognitive decline tied to hearing loss

(Reuters Health) - - Hearing aids may lessen the forgetfulness and mental confusion tied to moderate to severe hearing loss, suggests a new study.<p>A demonstration of the use of a hearing aid in Vienna November 22, 2013. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader<p>“This study is important because it focuses on a risk …

Public Health

Happy Stress Awareness Month!

Stress awareness month always confused me. Aren't we always hyperaware of how stressed we are? What we may not realize is how stress affects us.<p>The Price of Stress<p>When we are stressed our limbic brain takes over, shutting down all body systems which do not help us fight or flee danger. Our …

How to Tell If It’s a Wart—and the Best Way to Remove It

Because yuck<p>You have no problem making casual conversation about your zit breakouts, suspicious-looking moles, or that hideous reaction you once had when you tried to give yourself a home Brazilian. But talking about warts? That’s not exactly something you want to bring up over brunch. This …

Hpv

What It's Like to Live With Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

You probably aren't "a little obsessive-compulsive." I know because I am.<p>My hands smell like raw meat.<p>Not rancid meat, exactly. Although fresh meat has no smell, really, right?<p>This started on Tuesday, when I made my family turkey burgers, innocently patting them with my hands. And here I am, on …

7 Kinds of Coughs and What They Might Mean

Allergies? A cold? Acid reflux? No matter what the cause, there’s a simple reason behind all your hacking: “A cough is a protective mechanism to …

Blood Tests

Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl Talks Praise for 'Normal' Body: 'I'm Confident in My Own Skin'

Miss Indiana Mekayla Diehl didn’t even make it into the top 10 in the Miss USA pageant on Sunday, but she did go home with a title: social-media star.<p>…

Sherri Shepherd on Ongoing Custody Battles: 'I'm a Survivor'

Facing two custody cases while maintaining a nonstop career, Sherri Shepherd has endured a rough couple of months. But <i>The View</i> co-host says she’s …

Sandra Bullock Home Intruder May Have Kept Diary About Her

It may not have been a random act of misfortune when Sandra Bullock’s home was broken into early Sunday morning.<p>The 39-year-old intruder, identified …

Drew Barrymore's Half Sister Jessica Barrymore Found Dead in California

Drew Barrymore‘s half sister, Jessica Barrymore, was found dead in a car early Tuesday in National City, California, just north of San …

'Totally dumbfounded': Mom arrested for letting her son, 7, walk to nearby park alone

An incident involving a Florida mother who has been charged with child neglect has raised questions about when it's appropriate to allow young children to travel to local parks unsupervised.<p>Nicole Gainey was charged by police after she permitted her 7-year-old son to walk to a local park alone near …

Florida

8 New Ways to Braid Your Hair

So you’re a pro at basic braiding — you can criss cross your mane in a perfect fishtail, Dutch or French braid with your eyes closed. And now that you’ve nailed Braiding 101, it’s time to take your DIY hairstyling skills to the next level. That’s where this tutorial comes into play in a major way. …

Do You Still Need a Pap Smear?

<b>How does the test work?</b><p>It's a vaginal swab test that detects the DNA of the human papilloma virus (HPV), which causes nearly all cases of cervical …

Tips for a Stress-Free Safari

Last year, my new husband and I ventured to <b>Zimbabwe</b> for a once-in-a-lifetime safari experience to celebrate our milestone together. Neither of us had ever traveled anywhere in Africa before, so planning our adventure was both exciting and exhausting.<p>Here are a few things we learned—both before and …

Common Ice Cream Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

Whipping up homemade ice cream can be tricky. These are the common ice cream mistakes to avoid, from overfilling the machine to not being patient<p>We're big fans of the ice cream truck, but you know what's better than waiting for that maddeningly cheery tune to roll down your street? Making ice cream …

Ice Cream

Are You Getting Enough Sleep? Find Out Here

You may think getting eight hours of sleep every night is a luxury you’ll enjoy when you retire, but not getting enough sleep might be more harmful to your present self than you think. A new video by ASAP Science breaks down how much sleep is “enough” sleep and whether or not you can actually use …

10 Boozy Ice Cream Pies

Summer is our absolute favorite! It’s the perfect time to strut our adorable dresses, throw on our new shades and hit every social event on the calendar. And being the full on etiquette-istas that we are, we would never think of showing up to one of those gatherings empty-handed. Instead of a …

And the Most Social City in the U.S. Is...

Nominate your hometown here!<p>Are you in love…with the place you live? Does your city have great ways to connect for people who are into fitness, the arts, foods, or nightlife? We’re looking for the best social city in America! Place your vote below and check out our October issue (on newsstands …

The Secret to Sustained Peace and Happiness?

<b>I have always had this view about the modern education system: we pay attention to brain development, but the development of warmheartedness we take for granted. ― Dalai Lama</b><p>We heal our hurts and become more loving by learning to direct kind and warm-hearted attention towards ourselves. Author …

J.Lo Showed Off Her Natural Curly Hair, and It's Fantastic

Get ready to experience some major #hairenvy.<p>The always gorgeous Jennifer Lopez recently posted a selfie of her natural hair, proving once and for all that straight styles don't have the monopoly on glamour. See for yourself:<p>If you're naturally curly, summer is a prime time to give stick-straight …