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Germany threatens Facebook with new laws forcing it to tackle hate speech and fake news

Germany may force social networks to pay hefty fines if they fail to swiftly tackle hate speech online.<p>A proposed set of new measures it is …

Internet

50 Surprising Things to Make in a Vitamix

If you’ve got any interest in cooking, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of a certain little kitchen gadget known as the Vitamix. Thanks to …

Healthy Eating

See How Much the "Perfect" Female Body Has Changed in 100 Years (It's Crazy!)

There's a reason magazine covers include lines like "5 Moves for Michelle Obama Arms" or "The Secret for a Booty Like Beyoncé." But if you’ve ever …

Michelle Obama

Why Drinking Pure Water After Workout Can Be Risky

The human body is made up of two thirds water. Water is essential for the body to function. The body’s ability to retain water is critical during …

Watch This Model Strip Down on the NYC Subway in the Name of Body Positivity

Iskra Lawrence makes a powerful statement.<p>When it comes to body positive role models, Iskra Lawrence is pretty high up there. As an activist and Aerie model, Iskra is no stranger to getting real about loving your imperfections. And this week she took it to another level by stripping down on a New …

7 Probiotic Beverages That Are Definitely Worth Trying, According to Nutritionists

Show your belly bacteria who’s boss.<p>You probably already know that yogurt is a good source of probiotics. (You know, the live bacteria said to populate your gut and improve your health—digestive and otherwise.) But there's a new wave of intestine-friendly products showing up on supermarket shelves …

Nutrition

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This Is Why You’re So Freaking Hungry When You’re Trying to Lose Weight

And how to fight back.<p>You’ve probably noticed that when you try tolose weight, you end up feeling like Ms. Pac-Man—ready to demolish everything in sight. And it’s not just you—research shows that this is a legitimate thing.<p>According to a study published in <i>bioRxiv</i>, weight loss leads to an urge to …

Fitness

What the science says about every popular diet

Luckily, scientists have found that most reasonable diets can help you lose weight, compared to not following a diet at all. Overall, studies have shown that diets rich in plants and low in processed foods are the best for weight loss.<p>But many popular diets aren't based on sound scientific …

5 Women Explain How They Lost Weight Without Weighing Themselves

"Ignoring the scale was the number-one thing that kept me from stressing."<p>Most of us have a love-hate relationship with the scale. "Regular check-ins on the bathroom scale can help keep some people on track," says Bonnie Taub-Dix, R.D.N., author of <i>Read It Before You Eat It</i><i>.</i> "Yet in other cases, the …

This Woman Is Owning (and Wearing) Every Word Someone’s Said About Her Body

When it comes to our bodies, it seems like <i>everyone</i> has something to say. Even when those remarks are "positive," they can make us feel like crap— …

SNL Mocks Clothing Ads for Celebrating Then Insulting Plus-Size Women

We're all about empowering every body, but sometimes commercials catering to plus-size women leave a bad taste in our mouth. This spot-on SNL spoof …

Working at a Health and Fitness Company Actually Made Me Less Healthy

Fitness is a numbers game: body weight, body-fat percentage, mile splits, dumbells, sets and reps, and even the number of days spent in the gym per …

The Best No-Makeup Makeup Looks From Paris Fashion Week

No-makeup makeup has been very much visible—or invisible, rather—on the runways of Paris fashion week. Fresh-faced beauty is a regular sighting on …

Halle Berry Isn't 'Ashamed' of Her Kids in This Photo -- She's Just Being Smart

Anyone who follows Ms. Berry on the 'Gram knows catching a glimpse of her kiddos is a rarity in and of itself. That's what makes her latest share, of …

JoJo: ‘I Will Never Have a Thigh Gap...And You Know What? It's All Good'

"I’m a brick house adorned with battle scars and cellulite, curves and confidence."<p>You probably first heard about JoJo back in 2004 when her catchy single "Leave (Get Out)" dropped. The singer took a break from the spotlight for a bit, and now she’s back with a new album out today—and a body …

Happy Birthday, Beverly Johnson! The Ageless Style of a Modeling Trailblazer

To ignite any kind of social change, it always takes a catalyst—something or someone to spark progress and spearhead a shift forward. That moment came for the modeling industry in 1974, when Beverly Johnson became the first African-American woman to grace the cover of <i>Vogue</i>. At that time, women of …

Kevin Hart On Fitness Goals, Nike Endorsement – Variety

Kevin Hart is not only the hardest-working comedian in the business, he’s also one of the fittest. He proudly declares himself “a fitness freak” who …

Largest US meat processor invests in veggie burgers that 'bleed'

The United States' largest meat processor is investing money in a company that makes artificial meat products from vegetables. Tyson Foods has announced that it is spending an undisclosed amount to acquire a 5 percent stake in Beyond Meat, the company behind the Beyond Burger — a fully vegan …

Winnie Harlow dares to bare as she models for Hunger Magazine cover

Model Winnie Harlow dares to bare as she models a VERY low-cut dress for provocative Hunger Magazine cover<p><b>The 22-year-old was shot by famed</b> …

Why Top Fashion Models Never Smile

They wear the world’s most beautiful and expensive clothes yet their faces are the picture of blank boredom. Why do fashion models always look so …

“You’ve Got to Stay Interesting,” and More Life Advice from 87-Year-Old Supermodel China Machado

The first thing you need to know about China Machado and her endless enthusiasm for fashion? “I’m crazy, you’ve got to understand this,” says the 87-year-old industry legend, and the model’s landmark career has seen her evolve from being Europe’s premiere runway star and Richard Avedon’s frequent …

Andy Warhol

Step Up Your Plank Game and Work Those Obliques With This One Move

You're not basic, so why should your planks be?<p><i>Check out Women's Health's FitGIF Friday every week for fun and challenging new moves to make your sweat sesh really count. Here's this week's</i> <i>exercise</i><i>:</i><p><b>Sweep plank:</b> We all know that a classic plank will have your abs feeling the burn, but after a while, …

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If You Want to Lose Weight by Running, Read This

You started running months ago, yet every time you hop on the scale, you're let down by the results. What gives? While running does burn mega calories, here are some reasons you may not be seeing the weight-loss results you're after.<p>Postrun Pig-Outs<p>Burning tons of calories can cause a famished …

Fitness

Zen and the art of Korean vegan cooking

Jeong Kwan is the ‘philosopher chef’ whose vegetable and herb recipes are inspiring top cooks in the west<p>“These are my children,” says Jeong Kwan as she ushers me through her garden. “I know their characters well, but even after all this time, they surprise me every day.”<p>Kwan is a Buddhist nun. But …

What's Behind the Padma Lakshmi We Think We Know?

There’s a photograph, taken at some point in the 1970s, of Padma Lakshmi clutching a doll named Helen. In it, Lakshmi is a dark-skinned, little-limbed girl with a bowl cut. She stands above a baby relative’s crib.<p>“This is me and my doll Helen, plotting to kill my sweet little cousin sister Rajni!” …

Top Chef

Why We Carve Pumpkins (and Other Vegetables to Turn into Lanterns)

Dig lightly into Celtic lore this time of year, as one does, and you'll learn that the first Jack-o'-Lantern wasn't actually a pumpkin at all—he was a man named Stingy Jack who invited the Devil out for a drink and then conned him into paying for it. (Have to say, the Devil should have known …