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Cipro's Safety Warnings Just Got Scarier

I was prescribed Cipro once. When I got the bottle of pills home, I took a minute to read the leaflet that the pharmacy stuffs in the bag—mostly just …

Medicine

The ‘Iceman’s’ last meal was a high-fat feast

In 1991, hikers in the Italian Alps stumbled upon a dead body. But this was no typical John Doe case: The man had been dead for about 5300 years, …

Nutrition

13 of the best primers

Primer is a solution to a wealth of your make-up woes. Whether you're struggling to keep your make-up in place due to the hot weather, find it impossible to conceal redness and dullness without layering on your concealer, or simply want the secret to applying your foundation flawlessly, the right …

Makeup

They Might Seem Useless, But These 8 Body Parts Actually Have Surprisingly Cool Functions

Our bodies are so awesome.<p>As the Ancient Greeks used to say, "Know Thyself." It probably was meant a little more philosophically that we're choosing …

Biology

Quit Trying to 'Find Your Passion', Psychologists Say, And Do This Instead

You've been lied to.<p>Find your passion, they say. As if it were easy. As if, just by looking around the place, you might stumble into what you love – …

Psychology

Drug that stops progression of Parkinson's disease heads for human trials

An exciting experimental drug developed by scientists at Johns Hopkins Medicine has been found to stop the progression of Parkinson's disease in live …

Dementia

Mini Cherry Clafoutis

<i>An easy recipe for mini cherry clafoutis. These individual mini desserts are simple to put together and taste like summer!</i><p>Cherry clafoutis is a …

Baking

5 Moisturizers That Work Better Than Botox

There are plenty of anti-aging treatments out there, and one of the most popular ones is Botox. Though it’s an effective treatment, it’s not the most …

Skin Care

Do collagen drinks really work?

Collagen drinks are one of the more controversial tools in the beauty and wellness industry's anti-ageing arsenal. In the search for new and effective ways to help us looking youthful for longer, the suggestion of simply taking one drink a day sounds tempting, but how effective are they really at …

Skin Care

Is It Better to Skip Dinner or Eat Right Before You Go to Bed?

It’s kinda late…but you’re kinda hungry. At this point, which is the healthier option—eating before bed or skipping dinner altogether?<p>We've all heard …

4 Life-Changing Eyeliner Tricks Every Woman Should Know

Eyeliner is one of those makeup products that can make an instant — and enormous — impact on the rest of your look. But, unlike lipstick and mascara …

Makeup

The World's 30 Most Impressive Hotels

Checking in, please.<p>The world's most impressive hotels are far more than a place to crash. Some are underwater. Some bathed in ice, perched atop mountains, or awash in pure opulence. If you've got the cash to book a room, these 30 lodgings will blow your mind.

Hot Springs

Does autism arise because the brain is continually surprised?

<b>Originally published on Spectrum</b><p>Satsuki Ayaya remembers finding it hard to play with other children when she was young, as if a screen separated her …

This may be why you can’t remember the first years of life

Remember growing those baby teeth? Taking that inaugural crawl? Mouthing that earliest solid food?<p>Of course you don’t — and neither does anyone else. …

8 Surprisingly Effective Hacks For Getting That Negative Voice Out Of Your Head

Most of us are familiar with that negative voice in our head: The one that tells us we aren't good enough, that we should stop trying, that we aren't …

The Thirst-Quenching, Glow-Boosting Mask That Plumps Skin While You Sleep

Korean skincare is still riding high. Sure, as beauty journalists, we're always on the hunt for new places to seek out trends, but still I keep find …

11 Cystic Acne Home Remedies That Are Esthetician- and Dermatologist-Approved

Zits, pimples, blemishes, bumps—whatever you want to call them, acne breakouts are par for the course in this thing we call life. And while that one …

5 Organic Drugstore Moisturizers That Work Better Than The Expensive Stuff

A good moisturizer goes a long, long way. If it contains the right ingredients, this essential skincare product can transform dry skin, improve …

What Is Rosacea? Everything You Need To Know About Rosacea And How To Treat It

It affects one in ten people, is triggered by almost everything in modern life, and is, as far as we know, incurable. Yet experts still can't pin …

The male glance: how we fail to take women’s stories seriously

Male art is epic, universal, and profoundly meaningful. Women’s creations are domestic, emotional and trivial. How did we learn to misread stories so badly? By Lili Loofbourow<p>In spring 2013, HBO conducted a sly experiment on the “elite” TV-viewing public. It aired two new shows – both buddy dramas …

Schadenfreude

New Study Says Repeated Hits to Head, Not Just Concussions, Can Cause CTE

A Boston University study released Thursday provided scientific evidence that repeated hits to the head, even those that do not produce concussion or …

Cannabis: Brain alterations may explain feelings of alienation

New research has revealed altered brain activity in young adults with cannabis addiction. The findings suggest a mechanism that may explain why the …

The Brain

What Life Is Like Growing Up In A Cult

My father would carry me, still half asleep and clutching my toy rabbit, from the car into the Exclusive Brethren meeting room every Sunday at …

Time I

Hikers Beware: Haters Ahead

So you've decided to join the ranks and become a thru-hiker. You'll find that sharing isn't always caring when telling others of your upcoming …

10 Editor-Approved Foundations You Should Try in 2018 (Your Skin Will Look Flawless!)

As beauty editors, we are always on the hunt for the best foundations that will give us perfect, flawless complexions. For 2018, we have rounded up the very best options for all sorts of skin types and tones. They come at a variety of price points, so there's something for every budget. Test our …

7 Ways to Overcome the Toxic Self-Criticism That Robs You of Mental Strength

A negative inner dialogue will prevent you from having a positive life.<p>Your private inner dialogue can either be a powerful stepping stone or a major obstacle to reaching your goals. If you constantly make negative predictions like, "I'm going to mess up," or you call yourself names, your self-talk …

Self-help

This Is The Fascinating Way Blue Eyes Get Their Colour

The human body is incredible.<p>Your eyes aren't blue (or green) because they contain pigmented cells.<p>As Paul Van Slembrouck writes for Medium, their …

Makeup

What are the home remedies for vertigo?

Vertigo, or the sensations of spinning and dizziness, can limit a person's activities and make them feel sick. While medication is available to treat …

Vertigo

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list<br>• The 100 best novels written in …

Books

Science Says Eating Pasta Could Make You Thinner

Apparently, dreams come true. A new study published in the journal Nutrition and Diabetes says that consuming pasta could actually help you lose …