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12 Invaluable Lessons Married People Want The Unmarried To Know

During my wedding shower, my brides-maids set up an advice jar for me to keep handy after my fiance and I were married. There were tons of pieces of …

5 Compliments to Make Your Spouse Feel Like a Superstar

We may think our love for our spouses goes without saying, but it turns out expressing our affections is very important. When we compliment our spouses, "we are validating them—who they are, what they have accomplished, and how much they mean to us," explains Toni Coleman, psychotherapist and …

15 Signs You're in a Healthy Relationship

Being in love is great and all, but what you really need for a lasting, healthy relationship is a solid, compatible partner. Here, experts share 15 things that happy, thriving...

Doctor Sells His Practice, Opens Up “Farmacy” Using Food as Medicine Instead

The brilliant Dr. Robert Weiss did something completely unheard of in the medical community. He sold his medical practice and decided to teach the …

4 Ways to Let Go of Anger

“Holding on to anger,” said the Buddha, “is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.”<p>I don’t know about you, but I feel the venom …

10 Things No One Tells You About Transforming Your Body | Women's Health

<i>(Looking to gain muscle and a sexy, toned body? In her book,</i> Lift to Get Lean<i>, Holly Perkins, certified strength and conditioning specialist, explains how you can score a slim figure in four weeks.)</i><p>If you're anything like me, you might have responded by saying, “Well, nobody is <i>perfectly</i> happy with …

Anger causes violence: Treat it rather than mental illness to stop mass murder.

<i>The deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida, has reignited the debate about the mental health of mass shooters and whether treating mental illness could</i> …

'Humans of New York' shares photo of a dog overcoming trauma

Sometimes <i>Humans of New York</i> can also mean man's best friend.<p>On Oct. 11, HONY shared a photo of a dog owner and his pet terrier who struggles with …

I Was the Other Woman. Now I'm the Wife.

I wasn't looking to break up a marriage, but that's exactly what happened.<p>It's not my belief that you set out be the other woman. No one, I think, chooses to be thought of as slut, homewrecker, or "other," but then there is a moment that each one of us can recognize as defining. I certainly never …

Relationships

21 signs you're a narcissist

That's because the traits that make narcissists so difficult to hang out with or date — including a constant need for validation, a willingness to control people, and a ruthlessness in getting their needs met — happen to make them super effective at rising up the ranks.<p>To help you figure out if …

To Anyone Who Has Ever Lost a Pet

<i>This article by Ken Harbaugh originally appeared on Fatherly:</i><p>Every morning for the past three weeks, he has woken me at 4 AM with his pacing -- collar jangling, looking for God knows what. He has been talking to ghosts lately. He wanders into corners, gets stuck, and lets out a hoarse "woof." I …

Finally, a Chic Way to Wear Your Hair Tie on Your Wrist

As true women of the world, we're just as guilty as the next girl of wearing our hair ties around our wrists. There's a reason it's a thing: It's …

25 ways to fix a sexless marriage

As a divorced man, you are 39 percent more likely to commit suicide. Even if you don’t kill yourself, you will die younger. And forget chasing tail; your mobility also suffers from singlehood.<p>Oh, and yes, divorce crushes your finances: A study of divorced baby boomers found that a split slashed …

UC Berkeley

Will This Fertility Treatment Make Egg Freezing Obsolete?

A new fertility treatment called OvaPrime could be a complete game-changer for older women trying to get pregnant.<p>Julia Indichova had her first child …

Pregnancy

I’m A Professional Make-up Artist (And Former MAC Artist) And These Are My Top 5 Most Loved MAC Lipsticks

I worked for MAC for a couple years and in doing so, I got to spend A LOT of time narrowing down my favorite MAC lipsticks and combinations… and at the end of the day these are my most used lipsticks that I have personally used on myself and clients.<p>They range from super nude to peachy to pink and …

Makeup

Vitamin C Cures Disease but Doctors and Pharmaceutical Companies Do Not Want You to Know This

<b>Health Impact News Editor Comments</b><p>Dr. Suzanne Humphries has given what is the most comprehensive and informative lecture on vitamin C that I have …

Wellness

The world just got TWO new cat breeds (and they're PRECIOUS)

We’ve got big news for cat lovers! (That’s pretty much all of us, amirite?) The world officially now has TWO new cat breeds. And brace yourself, …

How to Make Pan Con Tomate, the Easiest Spanish Tapa Around

<b>Edit:</b> It has been quite rightfully brought to my attention that I should mention that pan con tomate in its original for is actually a Catalonian dish, not Spanish, and that in fact, <i>pa amb tomàquet</i> is a more geo-culinarily appropriate name for the dish. Here's to the Catalan and their incredible …

The Best and Worst Chocolates for Weight Loss

The flavonols in chocolate can lower blood pressure, improve your cholesterol profile, and lower your risk of heart attack by up to 31 percent, …

Nutrition

Earth - Many animals can become mentally ill

Flint was hit hard when his mother Flo passed away. He became withdrawn and stared into space. He also stopped eating and became weak. After a few days, Flint rested close to where his mother had lain, and died.<p>Flint was a chimpanzee living in Gombe National Park in Tanzania. His story was …

Mental Health

Why Midlife Women Need Friends More Than Ever

For women, friendships with other women are as important and life-sustaining -- if not more so -- than relationships with men.<p>From the beginning of our socialization, we are focused on finding other females to bond with in significant and ego-affirming ways. Who among us didn't have a best friend …

The Runtastic Moment is an activity tracker disguised as an analog watch (hands-on)

The Runtastic Moment combines the style of a traditional watch with the functionality of an all-day activity tracker.<p>Runtastic's new activity trackers can do everything that a Fitbit or Jawbone can do. They can measure the amount of steps you take, distance traveled, calories burned and active …

Wearable Tech

8 Reasons To Thank The People Who Hurt You Most In Life

<b>1. The people who were able to hurt you most were also the people who you were able to love the most.</b> We aren’t profoundly affected by people who …

Scientists made an online calculator that tells you your ‘fitness age' — and you can try it right now

But if you exercise pretty frequently and eat right, you might be a lot younger than you think — at least as far as something called your "fitness age" is concerned.<p>The "fitness-age calculator," which determines your fitness age based on how physically fit you are (rather than how many years you've …

How Aging Affects Athletic Performance

I remember the moment a few years ago while watching TV when I realized that if I were riding in the Tour de France, at age 42 I’d be the oldest …

The Best Blueberry Lemon Bread You've Ever Tasted. (And it's Paleo!)

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

11 Ways Bloggers Use Apple Cider Vinegar in Their Beauty Routines

Those of us who are all about the natural beauty world are already obsessed with eco-friendly kitchen finds like baking soda. Up next on the list? Apple cider vinegar. Though you may be up on the best places to find green skincare products, we know that, like us, you enjoy dabbling in a little DIY. …

The LEAF Fitness Tracker Jewelry by Bellabeat

Take care of your body and mind in a stylish way with the help of The LEAF Fitness Tracker Jewelry by Bellabeat. This beautiful piece of wearable …

Black Lives Matter: 'We will continue to engage the candidates'

In the past month, Black Lives Matter has made prominent appearances at campaign rallies for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont), former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (D), and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R), as well as holding a "tense" meeting with democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.<p>"We will …

Perfectly Paleo Peach Shortcake

<i>This paleo peach shortcake is a great way to celebrate ripe stone fruit this summer. It's perfectly crumbly and just slightly sweet like the real deal -- you'd never know it was paleo.</i><p>I really can’t stand the comparison of food to “crack.” From naming recipes with “crack” in the title to saying …