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What Your Period Can Tell You About Your Health

"While menstrual habits may change a bit through the decades, it's important to consider changes in menses, such as change in frequency, length, and amount [of flow]," says ob-gyn Alyssa Dweck, M.D., co-author of <i>V is for Vagina</i>. Here, Dweck shares six conditions your period could tip you off to. …

5 Super-Intimate Sex Moves

Because the closer you two are, the hotter—and better—your orgasm will be<p>There are a lot of things that can bring you and your S.O. closer together: apps designed specifically for couples, vacations for two, candle-lit dinners. But nothing does the trick quite like a long, sensual romp between the …

Reasons You Should Have More Orgasms

10 Reasons You Should Have More Orgasms<p>Aside from the fact that they feel amazing<p>Just in case you need one (or 10) more excuses to get it on, we've got you covered. Because even if you're busy/stressed/bloated, we're willing to bet you could benefit from a big O. Still don't believe us? Check out …

8 of the Best Secrets to Self-Improvement | Inc.com

It's one thing to complain, whine, and vent at our frustrations in life. But does that really get you anywhere? No matter how much you complain, nothing will change if you don't take the wheel and actually do something to make your situation fulfilling.<p>That may sound challenging, but if you follow …

Happiness

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Body Language

20 Ways to Fall In Love All Over Again

Bring back the passion from the early days of your relationship with these expert tips.

Relationships

3 Ways to Make Missionary Sex Way Hotter

<b>The Frisky Cat</b> <i><br>(Or its dry textbook name: Coital Alignment Technique)</i><p><b>Missionary + Small Scooch Forward:</b> Tell your man to shift his bod a few inches toward the headboard until his shoulders are in line with your chin and his body is resting on top of yours (he can use his forearms to support his own …

15 Subtle Gestures That Demonstrate True Love Even After Marriage And A Baby

Forget the engagement rings, the weddings and the grand events of romanticized love that occur before getting married. The real test of true love …

India's Massive Kumbh Mela Festival Bans Selfies to Keep People Moving

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India

8 Signs It’s Definitely Time to Break Up

For those times when nothing big and horrible happened—but nothing is feeling right either<p>Sometimes relationships end after a huge shouting match. Sometimes one person cheated. Sometimes one partner is moving or is ready to get married or wants to have kids. And sometimes, a relationship just runs …

Women's Health

9 Reasons Why Fit Women Have Much Better Sex<p>The time you spend working out can have unexpected payoffs when you're tangling the sheets. And understanding the link can help you achieve more explosive results—in the bedroom and the weight room.<p>Over the past few years, researchers have made some …

Texas teen dies of rare brain-eating amoeba infection | Reuters

(Reuters) - A Texas teenager who contracted a rare brain-eating disease after swimming in a lake about 70 miles (110 km) north of Houston has died, according to his family and local media.<p>The 14-year-old Michael Riley Jr., a junior Olympian and honor student, seemed to have contracted the disease …

Public Health

The Science of Breakups: 7 Facts About Splitsville

Photo Credit: Antonio Guillem/Shutterstock.com<p>Slide 1 of 15<p>Breakup science<p>When love goes sour, the fallout can be severe — just check out the song …

Psychology

What is it like to have never felt an emotion?

Some people seem to lack the capacity to feel joy, sorrow or love. David Robson discovers the challenges and surprising advantages of “alexithymia”.<p>Caleb is telling me about the birth of his son, now eight months old. “You know you hear parents say that the first time they looked at their kid, they …

Irritable Bowel Syndrome