Helena Wu

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9 Ways Therapists Can Tell If Your Relationship Won't Work

Here’s how the pros know if you're headed for troubled times.<p><i>This article was written by Cari Wira Dineen and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>The sound of his chewing is beyond annoying. And let's not get started on how she never, ever makes the bed. "These little issues are totally normal …

New Jersey

Ashley Madison and the psychology of cheating and apologizing

You entered your significant other's email into one of those searchable databases of the hacked Ashley Madison accounts -- just, you know, to check. And there it was. Or maybe it's your email address that was found among the 37 million others released last Tuesday evening, and you're now …

Female Viagra? Everything You Wanted To Know About Sex Drug Flibanserin But Were Afraid To Ask

<b>Female Viagra? Everything You Wanted to Know About Flibanserin But Were Afraid To Ask</b><p>I’m a 37-year-old married female with two small children, a full-time job, and not enough hours in the day. Putting my career as a journalist aside, you’re darn straight I have a lot of questions about the new …

Pharma

The Science of Melting Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Have you ever gotten all excited to make a grilled cheese and then...your cheese just doesn't melt? Or maybe it breaks, separating into a tough, stringy mass surrounded by a pool of oil? Yup, it's a crappy feeling. …

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Does Ice Help Your Muscles Heal Faster?

Ice, or more specifically, the cold, is usually thought of as the go-to remedy to reduce swelling and relieve pain after exercise or following an …

This No-Gym Workout Gets the Job Done in 10 Minutes

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

Avoid These Common Mistakes to Make Bakery-Level Cheesecake at Home

A great cheesecake is the stuff dreams are made of. Make it a reality by avoiding these cheesecake common mistakes.<p>A sweet and creamy cheesecake is the stuff dreams are made of, but this classic baked good can be intimidating for home cooks. With so many things that can go wrong (cracked top! …

Dessert

We Went to Kim Kardashian's Makeup School

And nothing was ever the same again.<p>From multiple interviews, we know that at least two out of three Kardashian sisters wear Joe Blasco foundation and that once, as a Christmas present, their father bought 14-year-old Kim makeup lessons at a Joe Blasco school. Ding ding! So <i>that's</i> where it all …

I Scientifically Tested My Out-Of-Date Beauty Products And What I Found Wasn't Pretty

For someone who is not a professional makeup artist, my cosmetics stash is like an episode of <i>Hoarders: The Makeup Edition</i>.<p>But my current swag is a mere sample in the ocean of full-size skincare, haircare, makeup and body products that washed up on my desk when I was a magazine beauty editor.<p>The …

Talking to cats: Careful, they're easily misunderstood

When it comes to cats, those meows mean … well, a lot of things.<p>With each purr, yowl or even blink, felines are saying, "Hello," "Let's snuggle" or …

San Diego

Are You Falling Out of Love?

People who question whether they should stay in a long-term relationship are often deeply conflicted about their decisions, especially if the partner they are going to leave behind will be wounded. By the time they come to see me, they have usually struggled with their feelings for a long time, …

WWII Pilot Gives the Most Fascinating AMA You'll Ever Read

Fighting Germany was just the beginning.<p>As the granddaughter of a World War II veteran, stumbling on Carl Estersohn's Ask Me Anything on Reddit over the weekend was like finding lost treasure. I never got a chance to ask my grandfather what the war was like, but reading this man's story somehow …

Short Hair, Do Care: The Best Editor-Tested Products and Tools for Your Pixie Cut

<i>As InStyle.com’s photo coordinator Alexis Camarena has learned, less hair doesn't always equal less work. If you're struggling with a new crop or if</i> …

Hair

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How to Put That Old Computer to Use.

MINI LAPTOP<p>Welding Plastics: Instructables Robot Nightlight<p>3D Printer Cantilever 2.0 C3Dt/c<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Hey, this is a great instructable and …

12 Scary Facts Your Skin Can Reveal About Your Health

Tune in to these complexion clues.<p><i>This article was written by Aly Walansky and repurposed with permission from Daily Makeover.</i><p>Visiting your dermatologist regularly is definitely a smart habit to establish: They're experts that can look out for inconspicuous signs of underlying health concerns. If …

Dare to Be 100: Cholesterol Again and Again

Like a broken record, tales of cholesterol appear and submerge on an irregular schedule. I have in my files an old cartoon of a patient addressing her doctor, "Are you a cholesterol-is-all-bosh kind of doctor?" I certainly do not fall into that category. Cholesterol is hugely important, more …

The 25 WORST Diet Tips Ever

Because there are BETTER ways to lose weight<p><i>This article was written by Stephanie Castillo and repurposed with permission from</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>You know you can't believe everything you read. And still, you haven't eaten an egg yolk since the nineties, and you can't touch a French fry without being …

Nutrition

Cameyo Runs Windows Applications in the Browser

Several years ago, we looked at Cameyo which allowed you to create portable versions of just about any app. The company now offers an even cooler …

Software

Study Suggests Wi-Fi Exposure More Dangerous To Kids Than Previously Thought

Most parents would be concerned if their children had significant exposure to lead, chloroform, gasoline fumes, or the pesticide DDT. The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IRIC), part of the United Nations’ World Health Organization (WHO), classifies these and more than 250 other agents …

World Health Organization

Cheap DIY Microscope Sees Individual Atoms

This is not an artist’s rendering, nor a physics simulation. This device held together with hardware-store MDF and eyebolts and connected to a …

Chemistry

This Week's Top Downloads

Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from this week.<p>You have a ton …

Apps

This Is the Best of Lifehacker 2014

At the end of every year, we take a look back at our most popular posts to reminisce (and to help you catch any stuff you might have missed). Here's …

Material Design

31 Healthy Meals You Can Make in 10 Minutes

We know the facts: Preparing meals at home is good for your health and your wallet. But let’s face it, with minimal free time and other priorities …

Healthy Eating

Five Best CPU Coolers

If you're looking to overclock, build a silent PC, or just get your rig operating at peak performance, you may want more than stock cooling for your …

Computer Hardware

How to Create a Custom Windows 8 Installation Disc with WinReducer 8

Everything You Need to Know About iOS 8 in Under Three Minutes

How to Jailbreak iOS 8 and 8.1

Here's What Windows 10 Looks and Feels Like