Alicia Jenkins

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Vitamins & Minerals For Hair That's Healthier, Stronger And Shinier

When we were just kids chewing on cherry-flavored Flintstones vitamins, we had no idea what a big deal it was for our hair. (All we knew is that the edible versions of our favorite stone-age characters would somehow make us big and strong). Now that we're older and wiser, we've switched Pebbles out …

Same-Sex Partners Of US Troops To Receive Military Benefits In September

An internal personnel notice posted to the web Thursday states the military's commitment to upgrade their systems "so that eligible SSDPs and their families can begin receiving benefits/ID cards" beginning on Sept. 1.<p>From The Times:<p>The ID card Web notice refers to same-sex domestic partners as …

More Morning Sex, Please!

Why you should start your day with a bang<p>Yes, the a.m. can lack certain erotic qualities—e-mail beckons from your phone, your breath isn't its most minty fresh, and the glare of sunlight might feel anything but seductive. Worst of all, you haven't had any coffee yet. Add in that some experts say …

Burning Love: What To Do When Sex Hurts

Quick: describe <b>what sex feels like</b> in one word. Hopefully, you chose something along the lines of “fantastic” or “orgasmic.” But for some, words like …

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Showtime’s ‘Masters Of Sex’ With Lizzy Caplan Looks Pretty Great

Here’s what we know about Showtime’s <i>Masters of Sex</i>: it’s called <i>Masters of Sex</i> and it’s going to be on Showtime. Oh yeah, and it stars Lizzy Caplan…yeah, I know, SOLD, but wait, there’s more. Don’t forget Martin Sheen, and the fact that it’s about the field of human sexuality research in the 1960s, …

Italian Summer Travel: Six Off-The-Beaten-Path Getaways

For a summer getaway, there are few places better than the Italian seaside. Great food, prime weather and small, picturesque towns welcome visitors from around the world.<p>Everyone knows about the Amalfi Coast, Sicily and Venice. But to beat the crowds, summer like a true Italian and head to one of …

I Found Comfort In Rough Sex. Then Things Got Really Scary

One woman's story on using sex as a coping mechanism<p>I vividly remember the patch of sidewalk that I was looking at when my dad said, "I'm afraid it's bad news, honey." I clutched my cell phone to my ear as he explained that a CT scan of my mom's lungs had revealed a tumor wrapped around her …

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Earning Half A College Degree Is Better Than None

College graduates may have $27,000 worth of student loans to worry about, but at least they have this small source of comfort: bigger paychecks for life.<p>But what about college dropouts? They're another story: Is it worth spending thousands of dollars on a degree you never actually finish?<p>In fact, …

SoftBank’s New Bid Gives Shareholders More Money, but New Sprint Would Have Less Cash

Sprint and SoftBank announced a revised deal Monday that calls for the Japanese company to increase its total investment by $1.5 billion, to $21.6 …

Transplant panel orders policy review

The national panel that sets organ donation policy on Monday ordered a yearlong review of the guidelines for allocating lungs to dying children — but also allowed for a case-by-case review by an expert panel in the interim.<p>The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network made the decision at an …