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46 Random Amazon Products That Thousands Of Reviewers Say Changed Their Lives

Life isn’t without its frustrations — and sometimes you need special products to help you solve those little problems that always seem to pop up. …

What a Lifetime of Adderall Does to Your Brain

Millennials were the first generation of Americans to be habitually prescribed stimulants like Adderall to treat ADHD. They were<i> also</i> the first …

Mental Health

14 Teeth Whiteners That Actually Really, Really Work

Charcoal powder, whitening paste, and LED kits that won't break the bank but will definitely whiten your smile!!<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock</b> …

The Affordable Skincare Company That Is Taking Over

Have you ever tried a skincare product and had to <i>immediately</i> tell all your friends all about it? Well, I have tried a whole skincare <i>brand</i>, and now …

Five Books About Writing that Made Me a Better Writer

I started devouring books around second grade and by around fifth grade, I was reading adult fiction along with young adult and middle grade fiction. …

Creative Writing

Want to Dramatically Improve Your Work Life? Start Having Radically Candid Conversations | Inc.com

We were in a trendy restaurant in east London. The conversation and drinks were flowing. At the end of the meal, my friend muttered, "This is going to be an awkward conversation." When the restaurant manager was in range, my buddy signaled him over. With chagrin, he stated that the steak was …

Leadership

8 Bad Relationship Habits You Need To Kick Before Getting Married

When you’ve been dating someone for a while, it’s easy to form bad relationship habits, which, if left unchecked, have the power to crack the very foundation of your partnership.<p>We asked therapists, psychologists, professors and other relationship experts to tell us which negative patterns should …

Opioid commission's anti-marijuana argument stirs anger

<b>(CNN) —</b> New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, head of the presidential commission on opioids, warned of the dangers of marijuana in a letter to President Donald Trump earlier this month about the panel's findings, saying the current push for marijuana legalization could further fuel the opioid …

Cannabis

Five Vitamins That Help Maintain Your Mental Health

Whilst we are beginning to become very aware of how what we eat affects our physical health and wellbeing, we don't often connect what we eat with …

7 Things That Predict Divorce, According to Science

Sometimes love isn't enough.<p>No one can say with 100 percent certainty that a couple is heading for disaster.<p>But social scientists have gotten pretty …

University of Washington

This Eyelash and Eyebrow Serum Has More Than 3,415 5-Star Reviews on Amazon

Tired of penciling in your brows or fooling around with faux strips? Well, Amazon users have found a solution for thin, stubby hairs and more than …

Makeup

A Doctor's Pick for Best Anti-Aging Cream (You Can Find It at the Drugstore)

Aging is a journey, and it's a beautiful part of life. While aging brings power and wisdom, years of exposure to the sun and pollutants can incite …

Trump Declares the Opioid Crisis a Public Health Emergency. What Does That Mean?

President Donald Trump has declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency, implementing a plan to address a dire epidemic of drug addiction and …

Sally Hansen Is Real — & Way Cooler Than You Imagined

Sally Hansen, the founder of her eponymous cosmetics brand.<p><b>Update:</b> You can see Sally Hansen — along with nine other ambassadors that embody her …

New York City

The real reason some people become addicted to drugs

Why do they do it? This is a question that friends and families often ask of those who are addicted.<p>It’s difficult to explain how drug addiction …

Yes, It's True: These Natural Supplements for Anxiety Actually Work

Anxiety is one of those things that isn’t an issue until it hits you like a ton of bricks—whether in the form of unexpected heart palpitations, …

Asthma and ibuprofen: What are the effects?

Ibuprofen is a painkiller that can be bought over the counter without a prescription. It is known as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug or …

24 Amazing Moisturizers People Actually Swear By

Millennials One Up On Baby Boomers In Shunning Opioid Addiction: Study

In the battle between different generations, the millennials just scored a big point over the baby boomers. A survey commissioned by the American …

The best opioid addiction treatment is more opioids

It seems like a paradox: Most doctors and scientists agree that the best way to treat opioid addiction is with other opioids. That’s because opioids are so powerful that they change the brain chemistry of the people who use them.<p>That’s why quitting opioids cold turkey rarely works, and why more and …

The Brain

More opioid prescriptions than people in some California counties

Trinity County is the state’s fourth-smallest, and ended last year with an estimated population of 13,628 people.<p>Its residents also filled …

US heroin deaths jump 533% since 2002, report says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The number of heroin users in the United States jumped from 404,000 in 2002 to 948,000 in 2016, a 135% increase, according to the most recent government numbers. But even more striking: The number of people who had fatal overdoses related to heroin has skyrocketed from 2,089 in 2002 to an …

Medicine

This body lotion is supposed to help you fall asleep — and people are obsessed

If you're reading this during or following yet another sleepless night, you're not alone. The good news is, help could be right around the corner (more specifically, sitting on the shelf at your local Lush store).<p>"It all started in 2016, when the Sleepy Body Lotion made its big debut as a part of …

Nordstrom

For Teens Knee-Deep In Negativity, Reframing Thoughts Can Help

"Why didn't she text me back yet? She doesn't like me anymore!"<p>"There's no way I'm trying out for the team. I suck at basketball"<p>"It's not fair that I have a curfew!"<p>Sound familiar? Parents of tweens and teens often shrug off such anxious and gloomy thinking as normal irritability and moodiness — …

Self-help

9 Celeb Makeup Artists Reveal the One Product They Can’t Live Without

Makeup

Depression is a physical illness which could be treated with anti-inflammatory drugs, scientists suggest

Depression could be treated using anti-inflammatory drugs, scientists now believe, after determining that it is a physical illness caused by a faulty immune system.<p>Around one in 13 people in Britain suffers from anxiety or depression and last year the NHS issued 64.7 million prescriptions for …

Concerns raised on safety, liability of Ottawa pop-up drug use site

'Overdose prevention site' to open today in Ottawa at undisclosed location<p>The executive director of what's soon to be Ottawa's first legal supervised …

50 of the Healthiest Foods You Can Buy in the Supermarket

the best ice cream shops in every state</a>, this one's for you: Ice cream is no longer a guilty pleasure with <a …

Tom Price: Trump won't declare national emergency for opioid epidemic

President Trump will not declare a national emergency for the opioid epidemic because it does not meet the criteria and isn't needed, the president's …

‘Uncomfortable and disgusting’: Uganda's 1.2m unwanted condoms

Uganda has been left with a mountain of unused female condoms after spending hundreds of thousands of dollars buying in more than a million of the unpopular contraceptives.<p>The low take-up, particularly among sex workers, is sparking concern that it could lead to a rise in HIV infections.<p>Last year, …

Condoms