Erica Just

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Natural Remedies: Eat This, Cure That!

Your pantry is full of powerful healers. Try these food cures before popping a pill<p>Food is good natural medicine, and not just in the self-medicating-with-chocolate way. "Not only are whole foods rich in vitamins and minerals, but they're also loaded with phytonutrients that support the immune …

16 Detoxing Cleanse Foods

Get a jump-start on losing extra pounds with these essential cleanse foods<p>As a nutritionist, I always suggest that my clients get a jump-start on weight loss and a new way of eating with a short "cleanse," to help eliminate cravings, wake up the digestive system, and prepare the body for a new …

Do You Sink or Float?

As a writer, I'm always looking for inspiration, and this can come from the strangest of places. My days are spent walking that tightrope between keeping my monkey mind quiet while simultaneously trying to be amped up and creative. There's a great quote by Pablo Picasso that describes this artistic …

New abuse-deterrent painkiller approved

In the painkiller world, oxycodone and naloxone seem like strange bedfellows. Oxycodone is a powerful painkiller, while naloxone is used to reverse painkiller overdose.<p>On Wednesday, the Food and Drug Administration approved a drug combining the two, called Targiniq ER.<p>The drug's maker, Purdue …

How to Ditch Fear and Get What You Need

.<p><i>"You can't always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you might find, you get what you need." Mick Jagger</i><p>I gave him the full mama bear hug and kissed the side of his head before sending him off with the usual parting words of a mother, "Have fun and be good."<p>Only he wasn't my child.<p>How …

Cancer Treatment

Parasite In Cat Poop Could One Day Treat Cancer

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer<p>Published: 07/24/2014 12:02 PM EDT on LiveScience<p>A microscopic organism that lives in cat poop could one day be used as a cancer treatment, researchers say.<p><i>Toxoplasma gondii</i> is a single-celled parasite that lives in cats' intestines, but can infect other animals and …

9 Things No One Ever Tells You About Conditioner

This is going to save your hair, big time.<p><i>This article was written by Samantha Freeman and repurposed with permission from Beauty High.</i><p>Conditioners have always been one of those tricky hair products to master—like does using it daily actually help or hurt your hair? And though it really depends on …

two classic sangrias

Last Friday, we had 17 people over for dinner. No, we haven’t moved to a larger apartment. No, my kitchen hasn’t grown to the size of a normal one …

How to Reduce Knee Pain Without Surgery

If you have ever heard a pop when you twisted your knee and then your knee swelled, chances are you ended up with surgical repair of a torn meniscus or ligament in the knee. There are some serious cut-and-dry cases when surgery is the only option. However, what if your knee is sore but there was no …

Gluten-Free Intolerance

There is much debate around the subject of gluten. Researchers continue to publish studies with new findings, and people continue to adopt a gluten-free diet -- both those who have been tested for celiac disease and those who haven't. For those who have been tested and diagnosed, the seriousness of …

Holistic Medicine

Rise and Shine: 10 Steps to Becoming a Morning Person

In the perfect world we would all be morning people. We would wake up calm, refreshed and ready to tackle the day. But this isn't a perfect world, and many of us have hectic morning routines that are considered a success only if we're able to make it to work on time and with no coffee stains on our …

Time Management

14 Stages of Comfortable in a Relationship

Or how to tell if you've reached THAT point in your bond.<p>Relationships tend to follow a continuum of comfortableness. One day you're doing the fake reach for the check after dinner, and the next you're playing rock, paper, scissors to choose who will make the trip to Chipotle for lunch. Clearly …

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greek salad with lemon and oregano

Recently, I attempted to roughly outline the parameters of the gap between the recipes you see here on this site and what I might have made for …

pink lemonade popsicles

[It’s the last chapter of <b>Popsicle Week</b>, wherein I admitted that I had something of a popsicle incident this summer, wherein incident = gotta a little …

miso sweet potato and broccoli bowl

Here are the things I jotted down on my cooking wish-list <i>whilst</i> (!) I was in the UK: baked cauliflower cheese, a “proper” English Sunday roast (with …

rum campari punch

If I were to sum up this year (which I won’t because I’m long-winded enough when describing a single day, it’s terrifying to consider what I could do …

avocado cup salads, two ways

I have the most boring thing, ever, to tell you today (and clearly it’s not “how to write an enticing lede”): I tried not to eat bread for a couple …

strawberry rhubarb crisp bars

Look, I have no business giving dating advice. Or marital advice. I didn’t, like, scope the scene or learn the rules or think big thoughts about what …

World of Science in Pictures

Virgin Galactic

Damme, Belgium

Where are you my light ?

Land of Fire

Date Outfits - Romantic, Sexy Dressing Ideas

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …

Clothing

When the World Ends, You'll Need The Knowledge

Reading Time: 5 minutes<p>Author Lewis Dartnell poses an interesting question in his new book, The Knowledge: How To Rebuild Our World From Scratch:<p>If …

Tangerine Sky

Moby - Almost Home (Sound Remedy Remix)