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Do I have fibromyalgia or rheumatoid arthritis?

Fibromyalgia and rheumatoid arthritis share some symptoms, such as pain and exhaustion. If a person has both conditions, the symptoms may be …

35 Sexy Styles That Might Convince You to Try Curtain Bangs

Just like all good things, our favorite retro hairstyle has made a welcome return! Curtain bangs are back, and we're definitely on board with doing this look all over again. Originally popular in the '60s (Think Brigitte Bardot with her bee-stung lips and bouffant locks), the look got an update in …

This Is What Happens When You Combine Weed and Meditation

Marijuana can be a shortcut to enlightenment.<p>I’m a cannabis nurse—a registered nurse who specializes in medical marijuana—and I serve as a patient educator at MarjuanaMommy.com. This makes me intimately familiar with the medical benefits of weed. I also meditate daily. And while I do use cannabis …

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Restored Banksy Returns to Curtain Road in London

After a lengthy restoration process, a 12-year-old Banksy has been returned to its former glory in East London’s Shoreditch.<p>Back in 2005, Curtain …

I Went to Mexico to Marry Myself

The first time I met a shaman, it went terribly. I was in Guatemala, visiting a tiny house of worship where the esteemed shaman sat over a devoted …

Middle School

4 Things Every Man Needs From His Girlfriend In A Relationship

Hi there! How are you? I'm Ryan. I think it's so cool you want to be in a relationship with me, kind stranger/friend who clicked on this link from my …

Relationships

Yep, Orgasmic Yoga Is a Thing and I Went to See If It Works

I’ve been to my fair share of yoga classes. Vinyasa, power, hatha, Bikram, Buti, Kundalini… the list goes on. But when Dame Products, a sex toy …

What is emotional labour and are you doing too much of it?

<b>There’s a scene in the Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn movie ‘The Break-Up’ that has always resonated with me.</b><p>Jen-An’s character Brooke, after they …

What If This Is the Reason Straight Dudes Won’t Commit?

“I can’t have a girlfriend right now.” These words come tumbling out of the mouth of the tall, dark and quirky math theory researcher I met a week …

Relationships

This Is Possibly the Most Glorious NARS Makeup Collection Yet

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Avant-garde

I Took the 'Love Languages' Test With My Partner, and I Get Why People Swear By It

The evening seemed normal enough: My partner, Roberto, and I sat on the couch together to watch TV, as we often do after a long day. But Roberto …

Relationships

These Are The Seven Signs That You're Dating The Wrong Person

Author, speaker and love coach Persia Lawson explains what to look for<p><b>Words by Sophie Hockings</b><p>Ever found yourself questioning the compatibility of …

Relationships

6 signs it's lust and not love

Figure out if it's the real deal or just mad sexual chemistry.<p>If you're currently dating someone but just can't figure out whether you're actually compatible or if it’s just butt loads of sexual chemistry, it can be a bloody confusing time. Matchmaker and heartbreak coach Sarah Louise Ryan explains …

What gets your attention rules you--how conscious are you?

Uncertainty helps shape us. It is not our enemy. Knowing how to navigate in the midst of chaos is our opportunity to breath and learn about what gets our attention and is always a way to teach us how to respond. It allows us to have the courage to become self-aware.<p>The best way to begin is to …

6 signs you're self-sabotaging your relationships

You don’t allow yourself the chance at happiness because deep down you don’t feel you deserve it.<p>Sex and relationships expert for ONE Condoms, and certified couples' counsellor Annabelle Knight explains many of us can be guilty of self-sabotaging our relationships. But often, we might not even know …

Does CBD oil work for chronic pain management?

While many people use cannabidiol oil to relieve pain, more scientific research is needed to be certain it can be safely used. Understanding …

15 Signs Your SO Is Head Over Heels in Love With You

If you have a significant other who's absolutely crazy about you, you probably already have an idea of how they feel. But there are many subtle signals that you might glaze over that indicate how much he or she loves you. It's not about weekly flowers or store-bought presents; it's the things that …

This Is the Single Best Cure for Insomnia That No One Is Talking About

In the frenzied, never-ending search for more sleep, you can’t say people aren’t getting creative. There are beanie-like sleep caps that claim to bring down brain activity, magnetized pillows to align the biological clock, and body creams that “rub out” insomnia, such as the pale purple Sleepy …

This Primer Is Like an Instagram Filter for Your Face

<i>This article originally appeared on InStyle.com.</i><p>Imagine how much easier life would be if, instead of spending an allotted amount of time carefully …

Makeup

7 Signs Your Partner Doesn't Deserve You

Quora is a place where questions can be random and get pretty weird, but answers sometimes yield incredibly useful advice from people's life experiences. One Quora user, Jasmine, has just given the most insightful answer to a major question: "How do you know if someone doesn't deserve you?" …

Want to Be Happier? Stop This 1 Self-Defeating Habit

Gaining a sense of control in life is difficult enough. Why give it away?<p>A report by the <i>Journal of Personality and Social Psychology</i> indicates that the No. 1 contributor tohappiness in life is not money, popularity, or even a good sex life.<p>And no, it's not binge-watching Netflix either.<p>It's …

Happiness

The 5 most important things to look for in a partner, according to professional matchmakers who find love for a living

There's no secret formula or magic combination of characteristics that make someone a perfect romantic partner, but there are certain qualities that up your chances of building a happy, fulfilling relationship.<p>INSIDER spoke with professional matchmakers who make it their business to know how to …

​Banksy pays tribute to Basquiat with two new murals in London

Renowned street artist Banksy has unveiled two new murals at the Barbican in London which pay homage to Jean-Michel Basquiat, an American artist who …

Banksy Returns With Brilliant Homage To Basquiat At The Barbican

A trio of B-words have combined for something special. Banksy. Basquiat. Barbican.<p>That's right, two new Banksy artworks have popped up beneath the …

Provocative street art installation shows baby peering over US-Mexico border wall

Renowned street artist JR has installed a provocative new piece on the US-Mexico border. Best-known for his artistic commentary on social issues, JR …

Streetwear

11 Habits of Genuinely Likable People

How to make a great first impression -- and a great lasting impression.<p>There's a formula to making a great first impression: Smile, make eye contact, be engaging. But first impressions can also quickly lose their impact, especially when there's no substance beneath the surface glow.<p>Being genuinely …

Self-improvement

6 ways to check yourself if you're dating someone you really like, but you always move too fast

The beginning stages of a relationship are arguably the best part. Between the rush of getting to know someone new and the little self-esteem boost …

Main Themes of 2 Thessalonians

The situation in Thessalonica has changed since Paul wrote his first letter to the church. In fact, the second letter is so different from the first …

If you’re stressed, new study says to think of yourself as someone else

To put your problems in perspective, it helps to give yourself some objective distance.<p>But when our problems only exist in our heads, stepping back …

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