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Good Chocolate, Bad Chocolate, and How to Tell the Difference

Chocolate contains naturally-occurring antioxidants called flavanols and epicatechins (two types of flavonoids). They help keep your blood flowing …

A Guide to Birth Photography

Birth Photography Tips: Few things in this world are as joyous as welcoming a new baby. Here's the dPS guide to photographing a birth.

When and How to Say "Enough!"

Shortly after World War II, executives at Japan's Toyota Motor Company made a decision from which, I believe, we all can benefit. They decided to …

Weight Loss

4 Things You Never Knew About Gloria Estefan

<b>The first album I ever bought was...</b><i>I Think We're Alone Now</i>, by Tommy James & the Shondells, because I was so enamored of that song. I was about 15, …

Talk Shows

Get Slimmer Thighs While Sitting Down

7 Exercise Excuses That Just Ran Out of Juice

<b>You say:</b> "No time."<p><b>Excuse-buster:</b> Our workout takes only 20 minutes three times a week. Are you willing to admit that your life is so out of control …

3 Questions to Ask Yourself <i>Before</i> You Speak Your Mind

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

5 Surprising Ways to Live Longer—and a Whole Lot Better

In 1921, a Stanford University psychologist named Lewis Terman recruited 1,500 elementary school students and began an academic inquiry that would …

Bishop T.D. Jakes: If You Hold On to History, You Could Lose Your Destiny

When people hold on to the toughest moments of their past, they're shortchanging their futures, Bishop T.D. Jakes says. Watch as Bishop Jakes …

The Lesson Oprah Learned About Her Relationship with Her Mother

During <i>Oprah's Lifeclass</i>, Bishop T.D. Jakes' discussion about children and their lofty expectations of parents strikes a nerve with Oprah. Oprah says …

'The Witness Wore Red': A Polygamist's Wife Finds A New Life

In 2007, a breakaway extremist offshoot of the Mormon Church called the Fundamentalist Church of the Latter Day Saints made national news. Police raided an FLDS compound in Texas where they found hundreds of women and girls. The church's leader, Warren Jeffs, was sentenced to life plus 20 years …

Unmarried and Childless

“What’s Next?”<p>Both of my brothers recently had kids that more than likely complete their families. They’re both older than me, so it makes sense …

Relationships

SheHeroes

Great post from A Mighty Girl.<br>"18-year-old Mighty Girl Brittany Wenger of Sarasota, Florida won the 2012 Google Science Fair for her innovative …

Venezuelan Women Are Dying From Buttock Injections

The quest for beauty leads to a dangerous, DIY surgical procedure.<p>Astrid de la Rosa was left bedridden for two years after her liquid silicone buttock injections migrated into her spine, paralyzing the supporting muscles.<p>“We are trying to educate Venezuelan girls about the dangers of these …

'Feminism' can't force Muslim women to ditch the veil

The latest debate about where and when Muslim women should wear face veils has turned nasty, with Tory MP Sarah Wollaston trying to 'force people to be equal' according to her definition of feminism, argues Allie Renison.<p>I firmly believe in the idea that feminism should not be about collectivised …

Feminism

The Amazing People Who Are Changing How Low-Income Moms Give Birth

What Shakima Woolward, 35, wanted most with her third baby was a natural birth.<p>Her first two children were born via cesarean section for reasons, she said, that were never adequately explained by her doctors. With her second child, now 7, the decision to perform surgery was abrupt. Woolward was …

Yemen minister on child marriage: Enough is enough

Yemen's human rights minister wants child marriage outlawed after an 8-year-old girl reportedly died of internal injuries that she suffered on her wedding night.<p>When reports emerged last week that a girl named Rawan, from the northern Yemeni town of Haradh, died a few days after being married off …

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