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Snooki reveals she's expecting baby No. 2 - TODAY.com

Dave Kotinsky / Today<p>Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi and her fiance, Jionni LaValle, are getting married and expecting a second baby this year.<p>She's expecting — again! Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is pregnant with her second child, she tells Us Weekly exclusively. The "Jersey Shore" alum and fiance Jionni …

California court revives suit claiming woman frozen alive in morgue | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A California appeals court has revived a malpractice suit brought by the family of an 80-year-old grandmother they claim was prematurely declared dead by doctors then frozen alive inside a body bag in the hospital’s morgue.<p>A lower-court judge had dismissed the lawsuit …

What we know - and don't know - about Obamacare

Obamacare open enrollment is drawing to close, though that doesn't mean the fervor over health care reform will subside anytime soon.<p>Americans have until the end of Monday to sign up for health insurance on the Obamacare exchanges for 2014. However, those that start their applications but run into …

Drinking diet soda linked to heart disease

Diet soda’s sweet, nonexistent calories may be better for your waistline than your lifespan, a new study finds.<p>Older women who consume two or more …

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The Best Workouts For Your Body Type

You're a bit wider on the bottom than you are on top. Tone your arms and shoulders, and get tighter all over with our pear-friendly workout plan.<p>You're stick straight with very few curves. Add more shape to your waist and sculpt your glutes with this workout plan for straight body types.<p>Your bust …

Weightloss tips

8 Habits that are Messing with Your Metabolism<p>A few little tweaks can help you max out your calorie burn<p>You exercise, and you try to eat right. But unfortunately you may still be slowing down your calorie burn—and your weight-loss efforts—without even realizing it. Lauren Slayton, M.S., R.D., …

The Common Habit That Can Lead to Weight Gain

The Crazy-Common Habit That’s Making You Consume Hundreds of Extra Calories<p>Are you setting yourself up for weight gain?<p>Tereshchenko Dmitry/Shutterstock<p>A fruity frozen margarita, a glass of pinot, a whiskey sour—they all look so innocent, right? Thing is, these and other alcoholic beverages may be a …

7 Things That Make You Think You're Hungry (Even When You Don't Need to Eat)

Read this before you raid the fridge.<p>Your stomach's the ultimate prankster: It can trick you into believing you're jonesing for food when really, you don't need the sustenance at all. Well, we're not falling for it anymore—and you won't be either after you get this need-to-know intel.<p>You're …

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

<b>Clarifying moisturizer:</b> Mix a few drops of coconut water with a few drops of lemon juice. The coconut will hydrate your skin, and lemon will clear and brighten it.<p><b>Elbow and knee bleacher:</b> "If your elbows and knees appear dark, simply rub them with half of a lemon," says Patrice Coleman, owner of …

The Simple Thing You Can Do In The Morning To Lose Weight

It doesn't even involve exercise!<p>Shutterstock<p>"Rise and shine" isn't just something you should say in the morning to drag yourself out of bed. According to a new study from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, published in the journal <i>PLOS ONE</i>, actually <i>doing it</i>—i.e., getting up and …

Mediterranean Diet Might Decrease Inflammation

Consuming a diet rich in fish, produce, olive oil and whole grains could decrease two markers of inflammation, according to a new study.<p>The research, published in the journal Blood, shows an association between following a Mediterranean diet and having lower levels of platelets and white blood …

6 Mistakes You've Been Making With Your Flat Iron

<b>The Mistake: You Skip Heat-Protectant Spray</b><br>If you're not putting a heat-protectant spray on your hair before you use your flat iron, it's like asking for damage. (This goes for any heat-styling tool.) On clean, damp hair, spray on a heat protectant to shield your hair from hot-tool harm.<p><b>The</b> …

The Best Diet for Weight Loss

Before there was the Paleo diet, there were tapeworms and sleeping diets. See these and other trendy diets throughout history.<p>But while Paleo made the biggest dent in the dieters' poundage, each healthy-eating strategy had its merits. For instance, veganism, which came in a close second with an …

10 Essential Hair Brushes You Need to Own

The lowdown on the most common brushes on the market and when to use them.<p>The lowdown on the most common brushes on the market and when to use them.