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These are the best ways to improve your online dating profile, according to science

More than 20% of 25- to 34-year-olds have used online dating, and more than a third of recently married couples in the US met online.<p>Dating online gives you access to a much larger pool of potential romantic partners than meeting people through conventional methods, and it gives you a peek at your …

Online Dating

Top 10 Uncomfortable Situations and How to Deal with Them

Life is full of awkward and uncomfortable moments. We can't avoid them altogether, but we can handle them with grace. Here are ten situations we all …

The Secret to Running Faster

Yes, you can run faster and stronger without training harder or longer. The key? How you breathe<p>If it weren't for the pain in my legs and my quickly deteriorating coordination, I might appreciate the words of encouragement. They're all around me at mile 20 of the Philadelphia Marathon. "You're …

5 Ways to Avoid Burning Out on Your Run

Because that tortuous can't-keep-going feeling? It sucks.<p><i>This article was provided by our partners at Men's Health.</i><p>If you always seem to hit a wall in the middle of your run, you have more options than "push through" or "give up." There are some strategies that will help take you past the wall—and …

How to Make Getting Out of Bed in the Morning Easier

Getting out of bed can be tough. The alarm goes off and for a moment, you just stay in bed, warm and cozy, wishing that you didn't have to move. Of …

Productivity

Spotlight: Personal Growth Expert Fabio Angeleri

MagMaker / February 9, 2015<p><b>My name is</b> Fabio Angeleri and <b>my medium is</b> personal growth.<p><b>My love of</b> meditation started when I was around 22 during very …

The 5 Weightlifting Mistakes That Are Screwing Up Your Workout

Make these changes to train smarter and recover faster<p>Trainers like to say that the most important part of any training program is consistency. If you don't hit the gym regularly, you'll never see results.<p>"But consistency can work both ways," says BJ Gaddour, creator of <i>Men's Health</i> StreamFIT. …

5 Ways to be a Faster and Happier Runner

Chi Running is catching on—find out more about the Tai Chi-inspired technique<p>Despite unseasonably warm temps in the northeast, fall marathon season is upon us. And for those gearing up for the New York City Marathon on November 3, you’ve probably already logged most of your key training runs. At …

This Infographic is a Cheat Sheet For Clever Microwave Uses

We might forget occasionally how powerful microwaves are. Not only can they heat food quickly, but they're useful for a variety of other tasks. This …

This Infographic Shows How Alcohol Contributes to Weight Gain

We already know that drinking alcohol adds calories and affects our metabolism, but the extent that alcohol contributes to weight gain is pretty …

How to approach girls without being creepy

While it's tempting to write off everyone who seeks to learn from Pick Up Artists (PUAs) like Julien Blanc as misogynist twits, it's not actually …

10 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Do these exercises consistently, and you’ll run faster and stronger.<p>Whenever the topic of strength training and running comes up, most runners tend to respond with, “Wait, I’m supposed to do something other than running?” Supplementing running with strengthening exercises will not only aid in …

15 Instant Ways to Make Yourself Happier

Try these tricks now, even if you can't escape the office<p>You know all the usual ways to boost your mood: Soak up sunlight. Exercise daily. Laugh, sleep, and meditate. But if you’re feeling melancholy in the middle of the afternoon and you can’t get outside, to the gym, or to your bed, you need a …

The Best Dash Mount, Wireless Sound, Work Out While You Work [Deals]

The iOttie One Touch was your favorite smartphone car mount (and my favorite as well), and its follow-up is heavily discounted today on Amazon for …

How to Stop Over-Analyzing Every Conversation

During every conversation I have, I analyze everything about the other person. I'm looking at their eyes, watching body language, and listening for …

Better Yourself by Understanding Why You Don't Like Certain People

Try as we might, there's always somebody either at work or in our personal life that we just don't care for. By identifying their main quality that …

Learn the Formula to a Funny Story for Your Next Presentation

Unless you're a natural comedian, it's hard to come up with our own comedic material. This three step formula helps anyone come up with an easily …

Make Your Own Nut Milk and Butters With This Visual Guide

Nut milks and butters are great as dairy alternatives, but are expensive in the stores. Making these foods at home is easy. This chart gives you all …