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10 turmeric smoothies to glow up your body—and your Instagram

Turmeric has been so buzzy for so long that it has finally made its way to the Starbucks menu. And it’s no wonder why people love the spice: You can …

Alternative Medicine

How Rag & Bone Took Over the World

“I lived and breathed for these people. They got us started.” It’s not every day that a New York–based CEO of a globally successful apparel company gets choked up talking about the workers in a small factory in the hills of Kentucky. But this is not your central-casting CEO. It’s Marcus Wainwright, …

Rag & Bone

What's the Difference Between a Hydrogen Bomb and a Typical Atomic Bomb?

On Sunday, North Korea detonated what they claimed to be a hydrogen bomb and the weapon test has prompted serious concern from the U.S. and allies. …

Why you should never fall asleep during takeoff

It might be tempting to try to get as much shuteye as you can on a flight, but snoozing through takeoff and landing can lead to some serious health …

Health Information

Travelers voted this country the most beautiful in the world

An influential travel guide has revealed the world’s most beautiful country…and the winner is just across the pond.<p>Rough Guide readers voted Scotland …

These R.D.-Approved Weekly Meal Plans Will Change Your Meal Prep Game

Healthy eating doesn't have to be complicated. That said, the planning can be a little bit of a pain. You need to find recipes, put together a …

Nutrition

8 Side-by-Side Photos That Show Life Isn't as 'Perfect' as It Seems on Instagram

Lifestyle blogger Chessie King knows her life looks downright idyllic on social media, but she wants her followers to know there's more going on …

Social Media

The Essential Travel Guide to Vienna (Infographic)

Travel Guides

Awesome Travel Accessories Worth Investing In

<i>This story originally appeared on FWx.com.</i><p>Make packing a breeze with these smart, well-designed travel accessories. Here are 12 items from serious …

Travel

The Art of the Everyday in Paris

The French expression l’art de vivre translates to “the art of living”—and when you’re visiting Paris, it’s apparent the French have it perfected. …

France

Millennials Are Relying on This One Travel Tool in Record Numbers

Despite previous research suggesting it would only be a matter of time before travel agents would be more or less extinct, today's reality shows …

Tourism

25 Trips of a Lifetime

If there were ever a place that could get by on its looks, it would be this Greek isle. Whitewashed cave houses framed by bougainvillea and backed by …

Family Vacations

10 Best Hotels in Key West

1 of 10<p>Pier House Resort & Spa<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>The Gates Hotel<p>3 of 10<p>Southernmost Beach Resort<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Ocean Key Resort & …

Key West

Healthy salads: Dressings and toppings that are good for you - TODAY.com

If you want to be virtuous, you order a salad, right? Don’t go patting yourself on the back just yet! A classic Cobb with chopped bacon, egg, blue cheese, avocado and creamy dressing clocks in at over 1,000 calories. Likewise, a standard restaurant's chef salad is typically loaded with Swiss …

Healthy Eating

Meet The Japanese Sugar Replacement That Heals Your Gut (No, Really)

You’re already familiar with sauerkraut and kimchee and kombucha, I’m sure. But have you heard about this ferment that will add a gorgeously sweet …

What to eat after working out, according to a top Harley Street nutritionist

There is a lot of conflicting nutrition, health and fitness advice around.<p>Whilst some people swear by cutting out carbs and smashing cardio, others …

The ultimate abs workout to get ripped and burn abdominal fat

This heavy-duty series of workouts is meant to be a set of guidelines as well as the road to rippling abs. This project will have you working for …

Exercise
Psychology

China’s First Vertical Forest City Will Help Fight Pollution

Located in the mountainous region of Guangxi, China is a new city under construction that will be defined by its environmentally efficient structures …

Architecture

The healthy, ready-to-eat snacks that Whitney Port always stocks in her fridge

From SoulCycle workouts to regular Pressed Juicery visits, Whitney Port has had her wellness routine down for a while. (She even does Coachella in a …

Snacks

Belgian start up puts crickets on the menu

Eating insects is common practice in many countries around the world, but in Brussels, a start-up hopes to add crispy crickets to the menu.<p>The …

Sustainability

18 quick and easy daily habits that can significantly improve your life

Want to pick up some good habits?<p>The best approach is to start small.<p>In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" …

Google’s New Job Search Tool Will Probably Change Your Life

Right now, you’re probably thinking more about your summer vacation plans than you are about taking the next step in your career, but Google has a …

This week’s must-read books

As a journalist in Iraq in 2003, Tara Copp saw her ideas about war crumble in the harsh reality of modern combat. Struggling to make sense of it all …

Books

I Tried "Weed Lube" and Oh My God, Yes

I'm not into smoking weed, but my vagina is all about some THC. Disclaimer: I live in the state of California, where the purchase and use of Foria Pleasure, a "sensual enhancement" product made of cannabis oil and liquid coconut oil meant for your nether regions, is legal. It's basically weed lube, …

Coconut

4 simple, Buddhist-approved ways to boost your happiness

Some people, no matter how hectic things get, just never seemed frazzled. Sleeping through your alarm, shattering your iPhone screen while changing …

Meditation

Cannabis users are more successful and satisfied, finds new study

Cannabis consumers are frequently affiliated with lazy, unsuccessful and apathetic labels. But, contrary to the popular stereotype new research …

Cannabis

Diets high in polyunsaturated fats could reduce appetite, study says

Avocado, houmous and nut butters are staples in many millennials’ diets.<p>You only have to have a scroll through Instagram on a weekend morning to see …

Nutrition

If you do this you’re more likely to get a job

And it’s not as hard as you’d think<p>Let’s be honest, getting a job isn’t the easiest thing in the world is it? From being googled to answering trick …

Employment

The Very Best British Beaches

Morar, Scotland<p>Blackpool Sands, Devon<p>Luskentyre, Outer Hebrides<p>Porthmeor, Cornwall<p>Holkham, Norfolk<p>West Bay, Dorset<p>Kynance Cove, Cornwall<p>Dunwich, …

Beaches