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5 Ways to Eat Pizza Without Eating Pizza

All the flavors of pizza without the actual pizza.<p>This week, mathematicians developed new, innovative ways to slice a pizza into crazy, curvy, …

Curvy

Here Are 10 Powerful New Insights From The Science Of Happiness

<i>This article first appeared on Greater Good, the online magazine of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley.</i><p>More than a decade after <i>Greater Good</i> first started reporting on the science of compassion, generosity, happiness—what we call “the science of a meaningful life”—the research in our …

Psychology

The Impossible Choice That Destroyed Me And My Marriage

<i>By Helen Hignett for DivorcedMoms.com</i><p>I stood there, not knowing what to say, with thousands of thoughts racing through my head.<p>Did he really just say that? Did I hear him right? No, he wouldn't. Yes, he did! And in the blink of an eye my world fell apart. I was given an impossible choice to make …

Blood Tests

The gluten-free craze is making celiacs like me sick

Last week, for the first time in twelve years, I got glutened.<p>That’s a celiac sufferer’s slang for inadvertently eating enough gluten from a mislabeled food to get physically ill. For a week, I slogged through with a bloated belly and blood in my stool.<p>As far as I knew, I hadn’t eaten anything to …

General Mills

10 best sparkling wines and champagne for Christmas

<b>GiBo Asti Spumante NV</b> (£9, Marks & Spencer)<br>Made from moscato, and retaining the same perfumed grapey character as a ripe muscat table grape, this sweetly foaming, light Italian fizz is terrific fun, whether you’re serving it as a partner for fruit desserts, or with pastries and presents as a gently …

Sparkling Wine

10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

The Best Sex Toys: How To Use Sex Toys For Couples

The Best Sex Toys for Couples<p>These new sex toys for couples are getting good buzz.<p>Just so you know: While Women's Health editors independently select all products we feature, product links may be from affiliate partners. That means if you buy something, Women's Health gets a portion of the proceeds.<p>…

Sexual Health

Gluten-Free Vegetarian Dinners

This eggplant parmigiana recipe is short on fat -- but not on taste -- thanks to a lighter bechamel sauce and baked (not fried) eggplant slices.<p>Get the Lighter Eggplant Parmesan Recipe

10 Ultra Glamorous Bathrooms

Bathrooms fit for movie stars.<p>From crystal chandeliers to mirrored vanities, these bathrooms are fit for a movie star.

10 Unique Ways to Decorate with Mirrors

Tips from Kay Douglass, Steven Sclaroff, and more designers.<p>No matter where you put one, mirrors are an easy way to reflect light, make a space look bigger, and open up a room. Here are 10 decorating ideas for using them in your house.

Interior Design

Get a great butt!

Hey, if people are saying your booty is too good to be true, it must mean all your hard work is paying off, right? So whether or not this photo was doctored, we know one thing—Photoshop isn't the only way to get an envy-inducing backside. Check out these amazing workouts to get a stronger, sexier …

11 Times Old Furniture Gained New Life

Interior Design

6 Delicious Ways to Eat Brussels Sprouts

6 Delicious New Ways to Eat Brussels Sprouts<p>They may look intimidating to make, but this leafy green veggie is actually a snap to prepare<p>If you haven’t made your own Brussels sprouts, you’re seriously missing out—they’re loaded with nutrients, totally yummy, and a cinch to make. And if you have? …

high-intensity interval training

7 High-Intensity Workouts that Take 20 Minutes or LESS<p>Trust us—they fit into even the busiest schedules<p>Thinkstock<p>We get it. On a scale of zero to 10, your motivation to work out over the holidays ranks a negative two. Plus, who has to time to squeeze in exercise during family time? The answer: you. …

30+ Stylish Home Bars

Interior Design

The 15-Minute "Work Out Any Time "Workout

Exercise 1 Leg Curl<p>Lie faceup on the floor, knees bent and both heels on a towel; lift your hips until your body forms a straight line from knees to shoulders <b>(a)</b>. Slide your heels away from you as far as you can without dropping your hips <b>(b)</b>. Pause, then return to start. That's one rep. Do …

The Style: What to Wear for Fall

De-Stress Mind and Body With This Simple Summer Detox

<i>By Terri Trespicio</i><p>What you eat every day matters. Habits add up -- and the bad ones take their toll. So if you want a quick way to ramp up your energy, clear your mind, and lighten the toxic load on your body, trying a gentle, food-based detox can make a big difference in how you look and feel. …

Wellness

The Best Drinks For A Healthy Happy Hour

Red wine has been A-listed for its polyphenols, antioxidants that protect against heart disease and cancer. Now it's time to let pale vinos like chardonnay and pinot grigio into the party. Recent research has revealed that the pulp of the grapes used to make white wine also contains polyphenols and …

Finally, a Gluten-Free (Tasty!) Beer Alternative Worth Drinking. What's Your Fave Gluten-Free Drink?

In honor of May being National Celiac Awareness month, we've already shared with you healthy gluten-free food recipes. (Including this yummy salad!) But what about a drink to go with that meal? Most liquors and wine don't contain gluten, but finding a beer or beer alternative that can be purchased …

Do diet changes help ADHD children?

Dylan Jerrell was having a tough time in kindergarten.<p>The energetic, outgoing Bigfoot fan was easily frustrated, and he responded to challenges with disruptive meltdowns. He wouldn't hit anyone, but he'd break down and cry or yell at his teachers. For a week in mid-September, he was in the …

22 Unexpected Recipes You Can Make on The Grill

If it's a barbecue you're after, there's nothing better than cooking up a feast on the grill. Practically anything can cook over a flame, yet many …

Food

30-Day Abs Challenge | Women's Health

Day 2. <b>Core-Sculpting Workout:</b> Attack Your Hidden Core Muscles<br>Even women who are otherwise slender and fit can end up with a belly pooch due to underworked lower abdominal muscles. We created a workout to tap into the deep abdominal muscles—the transverse abdominis—that pull in your waistline like a …

Cocktail: Basil Lemonade

Cocktail Hour: Tipsy Basil Lemonade<p>When life gives you lemons, mix them with wine!<p>In a pitcher, combine 12 whole fresh basil leaves, a 750-ml bottle of sauvignon blanc, 2 cups all-natural lemonade, and 3/4 cup limoncello; stir. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving.<p><b>Makes 6 Servings</b> <i>Per</i> …

Happy Hour: Curry Leaf Mojito

<b>Curry-Leaf Mojito</b><br>8 fresh curry leaves<br>1 thin lemon wedge<br>1 tsp sugar<br>1/4 cup citrus vodka<p>In a tumbler, muddle curry leaves, lemon wedge, and sugar. Top with crushed ice and citrus vodka.<p><b>Makes 1 drink</b> <i><br>Per serving: 250 cal, 0 g fat, 11 g carbs, 0 mg sodium, 2 g fiber, 2 g protein</i><p><i>photo: Kenji Toma</i>

The 20 Most Unusual Liquor Flavors Ever

We love us an unusual take on an ordinary thing, and spiked sweets just happen to be one of our specialties here at Brit + Co. But did you know that the flavored liquor scene is about way more than just whipped cream flavored vodka?<p>Celebrate the end of the work week with our roundup of the 20 …

Alcohol

'Manipulation' of vaccination fears

'One little injection can prevent so much death and suffering'<p><b>Most parents who opt-out of vaccinations are being guided by "irrational fears" that are a luxury of living in the developed world, a leading world health expert says.</b><b>In this week's Scrubbing Up, Dr Seth Berkley, CEO of the GAVI Alliance</b> …

Public Health