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56 Ways to Start Losing Weight Today

Consider it your ultimate weight-loss guide.<p><i>This article was republished with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight isn't easy, and whoever tells you differently is lying. It takes commitment, hard work, and for many, a complete lifestyle makeover. But these 56 techniques will make losing …

The Weird Thing a Guy Does When He’s Into You

So this is why they insist on a late-night stroll after dinner<p>Men can be <i>so</i> hard to read—especially in the beginning, when you’re trying to suss out if they’re feeling you or not. Here’s one strange sign that may help you figure it out: Men tend to walk slower with you when they’re into you, …

5 Things You Should Know About Detoxing Juices

Calling all juice lovers! You're gonna want to read this.<p>Down a detoxing beverage to shrink your tummy, rev your metabolism, and clear up your skin. Bonus: more energy! Here are five crucial pointers you're going to want to know about how to get the most out of your juice.<p><b>Red Juices</b>Processed juices …

Wellness

The Devil You Know: Why I Chose to Remove Both Breasts

For TueNight.com by Tricia Gately Mackey<p>I had a double mastectomy with reconstructive surgery in December of 2009. I'm not a survivor, I did not have cancer. I am genetically inclined to get it, so I guess if anything, I am a pre-survivor -- this was a proactive surgery. I never looked at my …

Childhood vaccines are safe. Seriously.

Children should get vaccinated against preventable and potentially deadly diseases. Period.<p>That's what a project that screened more than 20,000 scientific titles and 67 papers on vaccine safety concludes this week. The review appears in the latest edition of the medical journal Pediatrics.<p>The …

Study finds vaccine side effects extremely rare

Study finds vaccine side effects rare, outweighed by immunization benefits.<p>Serious complications related to vaccines are very rare, and there is no evidence that immunizations cause autism, according to an analysis of 67 research studies.<p>The analysis comes as many vaccine-preventable diseases are …

Raffaele Sollecito—Amanda Knox Not With Me Entire Night Of Meredith Kercher's Killing

It was only a matter of time before <b>Amanda Knox</b> and <b>Raffaele Sollecito</b> were at each other's throats - and it looks like Raffaele is throwing down the …

Christians Call Out Hobby Lobby For Hypocrisy

The arts and crafts retailer Hobby Lobby proudly touts itself as a Christian company that puts people over profits. However, some staunch Christians say there's a gaping hole in that claim -- namely, China.<p>Products bearing "Made in China" labels are found all over the shelves at Hobby Lobby, …

64 Colleges Are Now Under Investigation For Their Handling Of Sexual Assaults

Sixty-four colleges and universities are under federal investigation over concerns about how they handled sexual assault cases on campus.<p>The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights began disclosing all colleges under review for their handling of sexual assault cases following a White …

Amanda Knox's ex says her version of events is 'imagination and hallucination'

Raffaele Sollecito reasserted his innocence Tuesday as his attorneys continued to distance him from his ex-girlfriend Amanda Knox.<p>"This has been a real tragedy," he said. "I'm not a criminal."<p>Sollecito's new defense strategy comes as their legal teams prepare to appeal the couple's murder …

6 Things That Happen to the Body Without Enough Water

The Institute of Medicine suggests women drink about nine cups of water a day, which may leave you wondering whether that's actually worth all the trips to the bathroom. We went straight to the studies to debunk the hydration hype.<p><b>1. You're more likely to have health problems.</b> Higher water intake …

How to grow broccoli | Grow your own

Not everyone would jump at the chance to grow broccoli, but those who do will be in for a treat

A Misspent Youth Doesn't Doom You To Heart Disease

We all know that a healthy lifestyle can keep heart disease at bay. But if like many of us you spent your 20s scarfing down pizza, throwing back a few too many beers and aggressively avoiding the gym, don't despair.<p>People who drop bad habits in their late 30s and 40s can reduce their risk of …