Plague has been a scourge on humanity for far longer than previously thought, ancient DNA shows. Samples taken from the teeth of seven bodies contained traces of the bacterial infection in the Bronze They
Some people go through life carried forward on the wings of good vibrations. These people are the chipper, resilient, Leslie Knopes of the world. But not all of us are born with the superpower to be naturally
Getting kids to sit still in class has been a challenge for years. So some schools are now asking them to stand. And the kids like it! "When I get into school, I like to stand up but after recess I like
It seems a little "om" can make anything more bearable. You've got to have a lot of stamina when you're running for president and testifying before the House Select Committee on Benghazi for over 11 Such
Ninety percent of success in any walk of life is a direct result of how the mind is used. Top athletes, top business executives, top parents, top entrepreneurs, and the most successful individuals all
See if you need to change your kitchen karma. Brutal news for women with small cabinets and Costco memberships: According to a new study published in the journal Health Education and Behavior, women who
We all know that a diet full of white bread and pasta is bad for our waistline. A new study shows that white bread could be even worse than we thought. We all know that a diet full of white bread and is
And how to tell if your bathroom habits are normal. Let's just put it out there: There's nothing better than a good poop. As for what constitutes a "normal" number two routine...well, that depends. Healthy
Doing a Food-Mood Journal: Cultivating Awareness Food is the first to hurt and the first to help. Fundamental to most everything I treat is how my patients care for themselves. In fact, the longer I am
Is #Flawed the New #Flawless? How Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Schumer, and Lena Dunham are Pioneering a New Kind of Girl Speak
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Change occurs over time, but small change leads to big change. So do not be afraid to jump in and start challenging your mindset (and negative self-talk) so you can start living the life you crave. We
This is a douche-free zone. Your vagina is kind of like The Incredible Hulk—not necessarily in the muscular and green kind of way (I hope?), but in a "you won't like her when she's angry" kind of way.
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It all largely depends on your own personal risks for breast cancer and comfort level. Alcohol's effect on breast cancer risk does exist, although more studies are needed to fully define just how much.
Experts chime in on the diet-disease link. Cancer is scary—mostly because it happens so randomly and seems so totally out of your control. And let us be clear: A cancer diagnosis is never anyone's fault.
This is some serious #fitspiration. Female celebrities and athletes alike are posting photos of themselves working hard for their bodies and it's seriously empowering. No matter what shape or size these
Food that helps you sleep like a baby...without making you bloated in the a.m. When it comes to snacking within an hour or two of your bedtime, there's a few things to consider: First, research does link
Fermenting produces some of the best flavor—and it's a cinch to do at home. When summer comes around, we try to find ways to make it last forever. So every day this week, we'll bring you a new guide to
Glazed chicken skewers. [Photographs: Morgan Eisenberg] I'm not sure what the science is behind it, but I can tell you with certainty that food just tastes better when it's served on a stick. Chicken,
Summer blazes on, which means we're inviting eggplant, tomatoes, and corn to dinner tonight. Summer, we wish we knew how to quit you. But in the meantime, we'll be feasting on some of the best produce
You'll never get sick of a playlist again. Whether you're looking for a playlist for your next run, your strength-training routine, a dance-cardio session, your yoga practice, or just because you're so
An estimated 40 percent of teen users of e-cigarettes have never smoked tobacco, a new report finds, adding to the worries that the devices are attracting a whole new group of underage user, not just trying
Nutrition and sleep are both hot areas of research right now, and recent studies have found that what we eat affects how we sleep, and that in turn, how we sleep can affect what we eat. When we think the