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Jojo's "MTV Cribs" House Wasn't Actually Her House

Yep, it was all a big lie.<p>Just like every celebrity who made it big in the early 2000s, Jojo starred on an episode of <i>MTV Cribs,</i> where she was asked to show off her luxurious celebrity home.<p>Ten years later, Jojo is making her epic comeback, and she's been reliving some of the crazy moments from her …

Mom Who Lost Her Stillborn Baby Shares a Heartbreaking Plea to Parents to Keep Everything in Perspective

"When you have your dark moments with your baby...find the tiniest bit of strength within you to keep going, and say a prayer of gratitude."<p>Early last month, Natalie Morgan was excitedly counting down the days until she would welcome her daughter into the world. But when she woke up the morning of …

The Origins of Religion: How Supernatural Beliefs Evolved

Many Catholics reveled in the pope's whirlwind visit to the East Coast of the United States last month. But as the devout return to life as usual, …

Harvard

When Schools Overlook Introverts

As the focus on group work and collaboration increases, classrooms are neglecting the needs of students who work better in quiet settings.<p>When Susan Cain published <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking</i> nearly four years ago, it was immediately met with acclaim. The book …

High School

How To Eliminate 90% Of Your Regret And Anxiety By Thinking Like A Roman Emperor

Do you know what Steve Jobs, John D. Rockefeller, Amelia Earhart, and Ulysses S. Grant have in common?<p>They each possessed the talent of turning …

Motivation

It's Not Your Imagination, Single Women: There Literally Aren't Enough Men Out There

We talked to author Jon Birger about the shortage of educated men, where women should go if they really want to land a husband, and why boys aren't going to college in the first place.<p>We all have that friend: the beautiful, intelligent, driven woman who—like Katherine Heigl in every rom-com—can't …

Relationships

Kylie Jenner’s N-Word Controversy: The Problem with White Friends

The youngest Kardashian-Jenner has found herself in a pickle after pictures emerged of her gifting her friend with a birthday cake decorated with the …

Don't keep saying yes: Why you need to stop being so nice

Saying "yes" to everything only ends in unhappiness. It's time women followed Kate Moss's lead and put themselves first, says reformed people pleaser Antonia Hoyle<p>The phone call from my editor came at 6.30pm: would I write a feature for first thing the following morning? My children hollered for …

Too Much or Too Little Sleep Can Lead to Weight Gain and Disease

You may know that your genetic makeup, what you eat, how often you exercise -- and even stress -- affect your weight and health. But, did you know that how much sleep you get -- too much or too little -- also can affect body weight and health? If you're trying to slim down or even maintain your …

Sleep

Tyra Banks Opens Up About Her Fertility Struggles: 'I've Had some Traumatic Moments'

She’s a former supermodel, an entrepreneur and a CEO with not one, but two new mega ventures, but there is one role Tyra Banks still dreams of taking …

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 …

Feminists 'are more likely to watch porn'

In perhaps surprising news, people who watched pornography were found by the University of Western Ontario to be more likely to have feminist views<p>Porn watchers are more likely to be feminist, a study from the University of Western Ontario has found.<p>The article "Is pornography really about making …

I'm Sick of Hearing About Your Kids

Constant updates about every facet of your children's lives — including bodily functions — are just plain annoying.<p>When a former student of mine became a father, I noticed his cute Facebook pictures of his daughter and felt happy for him. But soon, every day on my Newsfeed, he'd not only post …

Pregnant Heiress to British Fashion Empire Who Mysteriously Died Had Finally Found 'True Love'

Tragic REISS heiress Debra Reiss had finally found “true love” with her baby daughter Scarlett before her sudden death this week at 34, a friend told …

30 Lifestyle Fails No Man Should Make After Age 30

It's the age when youth officially ends and a man beomes a man. In theory.<p>1. Try an experimental haircut. (Especially one that requires excessive gel or stencils).<p>2. Wear jerseys. (Unless you're actually playing something).<p>3. Boast about your GPA. (That B in physics hasn't exactly been …

Bow Ties

Madness, Infertility and Murder: a History of Blush

"Remember taking child's pose is okay," the yoga teacher says with a gentle pat on my back as she glides serenely around the room. While it's shared with the whole room, I know the message was delivered especially for me. A yogi way of saying "hey, your face doesn't look serene so sit your ass …

Kim Kardashian

Transgender children: ‘This is who he is – I have to respect that’

Tom, five, likes Batman and football. Julia, eight, likes pink and princesses. Neither identifies with their birth gender – but, as UK referrals for transgender children rise, should doctors intervene?<p>Cassie Wilson can pinpoint the moment her daughter Melanie became her son, Tom. They were in the …

Parenting

5 signs you're overworked — and what to do about it

The more dedicated you are, the more solid your standing with your boss and employer.<p>Add to the mix never-ending, pervasive technology and a gadget-centric world that cannot disconnect, and you have the makings for a very un-relaxed society.<p>Did you stay home this summer? In a recent Allianz survey, …

Voice Mail

Infant Twins Share Heartbreaking Cancer Diagnosis

After nine months in the womb together, a set of 3-month-old twin girls, Kenedi and Kendal, are now sharing something else -- the same heartbreaking …

Cancer

A Physician Asks: Is Being Black Bad For Your Health?

As a medical student, Damon Tweedy noticed that many of the diseases he learned about in class were more prevalent among black people than white people, and that the black patients often fared worse than their white counterparts.<p>Tweedy, now a psychiatrist and the author of the memoir <i>Black Man in a</i> …

High Blood Pressure

Five atheists who lost faith in atheism

Atheism is cool. At least, that's the popular perception of a worldview that's enjoyed a rebrand and a renaissance in the last couple of decades. …

“Who knew hair meant so much? Black women, that’s who”

From kinky twists to the pain of straightening, Natalie Ibu’s relationship with her hair has defined many of the most meaningful stages of her life – and she is now creating a play about it<p>My childhood memories are hazy and sporadic, but the agony of Sunday Hair Wash™ stands out. I remember hours …

Hair

Chinese woman must choose between 2nd child or her husband's job

A public outcry has been raised over the plight of a woman who's considering an illegal abortion at 8 months because the child would violate China's restrictive birth policy and would cost her husband his job as a police officer.<p>Members of the public have been phoning local officials in the …

Ontario hikes vehicle sticker renewal cost ... again

While the big news for Ontario drivers on Tuesday was the drastic increase in set fines for distracted driving or dooring a cyclist, the province raised another fee that will affect everyone who owns a car in the southern part of the province, not just a select few offenders.<p>The government raised …

What Does the Bible Really Say About Abortion?

With the Pope's recent leniency regarding abortion, it's a good time to ask, <i>What does the Bible say about abortion?</i> And the answer is, <i>almost nothing.</i><p>This surprising vacuum has opened the door for various revisionist readings.<p>There's one direct mention of a fetus in the Bible, and that's in Exodus …

Theology

Troubled Buffy the Vampire Star Nicholas Brendon to Appear on Dr. Phil

Former <i>Buffy the Vampire Slayer</i> star Nicholas Brendon is set to appear on <i>Dr. Phil</i> on Aug. 26.<p>The news about the troubled actor’s upcoming appearance …