Dawn Michelle

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How Much Money You Need to Live Comfortably in the 50 Biggest Cities

<i>By Elyssa Kirkham, Finance Writer</i><p>Unless you're tracking expenses carefully, it can be hard to tell whether your city's cost of living or your own spending habits are the cause of your financial troubles. Using the 50-30-20 budgeting rule, for example ― in which 50 percent of income covers …

How walnuts benefit your gut bacteria and overall health

Walnuts have been shown to have wide-ranging health benefits — from strengthening our hearts to reducing our risk of cancer. Now, new research sheds …

9 things that can happen to your body when you give up sugar

From your skin to your weight, your mental health and more...<p>Sugar will give you soaring highs, but it'll make you pay with crashing lows afterwards. …

Diabetes

6 Foods You Should Never Refrigerate

When unpacking from a trip to the grocery store, it can be tempting to put almost any perishable in the fridge. But for some products and produce …

Why You Should Always Put a Coffee Filter In Your Flower Pot

Plants add vibrancy to our living spaces like nothing else quite can. And although tending to them isn't necessarily hard, they <i>are</i> living things that …

Here's Why I Plan to Take Social Security at 62

The right age to take your benefits is a personal decision, but for me, the answer is a no-brainer.<p>Instead of waiting to claim Social Security at my …

You'll Want To Steal This Gut Expert's Digestion-Friendly Morning Routine

As I sat up in my bed and took a little stretch, the sunshine beamed in on my face, and I could hear the birds chirping outside my window. I thought, …

Energy-boosting meal plan - TODAY.com

Here’s the problem with dieting. You go on a typical “diet,” only to find that its restrictions have sapped your energy, but not your weight. There’s a better way and it involves eating the foods that you love while focusing on the nutrients you need to keep you at your most energized self.<p>This …

Healthy Eating

For the Style-Conspicuous Bibliophile: Modern DIY Bookshelves

There are some things that’s imply never become old. Even in the world of smartphones and iPads, the charm of a ‘proper book’ is one of those things. …

A professor of medicine explains why eating fat won't make you fat — but sugar will

"Eat fat, get fat" has been the conventional wisdom guiding American diets for the past two decades. Yet more and more research suggests that thinking is dangerously misguided.<p>"There is one thing we know about fats," Aaron Carroll, a professor of pediatrics at the Indiana University School of …

Sephora released some of its Black Friday deals early — this is the best stuff we've seen so far

Black Friday is just around the corner, and stores are building hype by giving shoppers a sneak preview of what's to come. Ulta's Black Friday ad recently leaked, and now Sephora just revealed all of the exclusive gift sets that will be on sale via their mobile app.<p>All of the gift sets are Sephora …

This 30-Minute Treadmill Workout Was Designed to Blast Away Belly Fat

If you've been feeling bored or disinterested in your cardio workouts lately, we've got just the remedy for you. Michael Olzinski, MSc, Purplepatch endurance coach and Equinox run coach, designed a 30-minute treadmill session for POPSUGAR that will have you sweating buckets in no time. This is an …

One of the ingredients in poop could make you fitter and healthier

Whether it is crazy schemes to upload our consciousness into computers or cutting-edge stem cell research, there is no shortage of researchers …

Compound that makes your poop stinky could be the fountain of youth

The secret to a longer, healthy life might have been living in our guts this whole time.<p>The compounds that make poop stink are probably not high on …

National Academy of Sciences

The immune-boosting drink that makes apple cider vinegar look tame

A few years ago, I developed a mid-winter cough that sounded so alarming, a friend went to her trusted Chinese herbalist in search of a cure. She …

Reports of side effects with cosmetics increasing | Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Reports of adverse events associated with cosmetics and personal care products sold in the U.S. more than doubled last year, due in large part to complaints about WEN by Chaz Dean Cleansing Conditioners, a new study suggests.<p>A shopper walks past a woman at a counter displaying …

Best jobs for high pay and low stress: These 10 chill gigs earn above-average salaries

Workplace stress doesn't just hit you on the job — it can also have a negative effect on health and happiness. In fact, burnout and high blood …

Employment

What jobs will still be around in 20 years? Read this to prepare your future

Jobs won’t entirely disappear; many will simply be redefined. But people will likely lack new skillsets required for new roles and be out of work anyway<p>The robots are coming, the robots are coming!<p>Regular reports warn us that an automation apocalypse is nigh. In January, a McKinsey & Company study …

The case for eliminating sugar. All of it.

Gary Taubes argues in a new book that sugar is toxic and should be consumed as often as tobacco. As in, never.<p>For years, the conventional wisdom about diet has been that we get fat because we eat too many calories.<p>Gary Taubes, the enfant terrible of nutrition writing, has long been making the case …

Diabetes

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10 Healthy Foods That'll Kick Your Sex Drive Into High Gear

We know how it is. You love your significant other, but time passes, libidos decrease, and you're no longer that hot-and-heavy couple of the past. Whether it's work, having kids or one of the many stressors in life that decrease our sex drive, we know what you really want: to get back to it!<p>While …

Latin America

Not a Single Person on This Remote Island Has Acne—Here's Why

Imagine a small, remote tropical island surrounded by crystal-clear water where fresh produce and fish are abundant, the morale is upbeat and happy, …

Not an Early Bird? Here's How Night Owls Can Still Find Success.

Follow these four tried-and-true habits to maximize productivity.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’ve never been an early bird. Early birds hit their stride at sunrise. As a night owl, my best ideas arrive when the sun sets. Living in a 9-to-5 society can be …

Time Management

Want to Have More Creative Breakthroughs? Redesign Your Day According to This Step-by-Step Guide

The authors of a new book on the art of breakthrough thinking explain how designing your day more thoughtfully can get your creative juices flowing.<p>You stare at a blank screen for what seems like hours, waiting for your brain to come up with a brilliant idea, and it never comes. There has to be a …

Creativity

This Neuroscientist and CEO Wants You to Play Games to Find Your Dream Career

"Ignore the naysayers. There's going to be more of them than there are champions."<p><i>"This Woman's Work" is an ongoing series meant to highlight how women in different industries are living their lives. We hope to show that there's no one "right" way to succeed. There are so many ways, and so many</i> …

Employment

Is it better to buy or rent? This economist’s answer will come as a big relief

<b>Dear Emily,</b><p><b>I’m 30 years old, and my husband and I are thinking about buying a house. He’s all for it, but frankly, I’m terrified of the idea of taking on a mortgage. I know a number of people who lost their homes during the financial crisis. The housing market seems like it isn’t the sure thing</b> …

Housing

5 Tips to Get More Meaningful Work Done With Less Effort

I take time management seriously, but I didn’t use to. I used to spend hours procrastinating and putting off work, only to have to rush to complete …

Health Savings Account: Your Extra Retirement Funds | Investopedia

What if I told you there was a way to save $2.5 million tax-free forever? Interested?<p>By now you’ve probably heard about the health savings account …

Retirement

If You Want to Motivate Employees, Stop Trusting Your Instincts

Few topics have received more attention in talent management than motivation, defined as the deliberate attempt to influence employees’ behaviors with the goal of enhancing their performance, and in turn their organizational effectiveness. Indeed, other than talent, motivation is the key driver of …

Employee Engagement

5 Things Every Loving Homeowner Should Know About Their Own Home

Your relationship with your home is one that will hopefully last a long time, so it pays to learn its most intimate details. And not to be weird, but …