Tara Simmons

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Earth Day in Photos

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Robin Danielson Act Calls for Independent Testing on Tampons, Femine Hygiene Products

American women spend over $2 billion a year on feminine hygiene products—which makes sense, when you consider that there are roughly 67 million women of reproductive age living in the U.S. And since at least half of those women use tampons, it would also make a whole lot of sense for tampons and …

Menstruation

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps

Quick wins from successful entrepreneurs and CEOs who have built multi-million and multi-billion dollar companies.<p>It's 2:00 p.m. Your lunch sits snugly in your stomach causing fog to settle over your brain. Your energy is low. Thought processes stop mid-stream. You know what needs to get done, but …

21 Ways to Have WAY More Fun with Masturbation

What are you doing tonight? This.<p>Fun fact: May is National Masturbation Month (yes, it's an actual thing)! And to celebrate the wondrous activity of self-pleasure, we've rounded up a bunch of ways to get yourself off using orgasmic advice from sex experts Ian Kerner, Ph.D., author of <i>She Comes …

15 of the coolest pieces of environmentalist street art you’ll ever see

STREET ARTISTS, MORE THAN ANY OTHER type of artists, have to be aware of the environment where their art is made. Most of them use physical features …

Art

6 Things You Can Do At Night to De-Bloat And Promote Weight Loss

Make those after-work hours work harder for you.<p>Of course nights are great for going on dates, binge-watching Netflix, doing work, chatting on the phone—you name it. But you know what <i>else</i> they're great for? Setting yourself up for bigger and better weight-loss results. Just follow these tips to get …

Weight Loss

Pictures of the Week 3.19.15

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Diet heavy in fruits, vegetables protects mental health, while fast food may invite depression: Finland study

A diet rich in fruits and vegetables will not only lead to a slimmer figure and better physical health, it may also lower the risk of depression …

This Comic Book Cover Contains A Secret Picture That Only 1 In 15 People Can See

Are you one of them?<p>Only people who have a certain kind of color blindness can see it.<p>"The good news is that if you see it, there's nothing wrong with you," he said.

8 Things You Should Never Eat if You're Trying to Lose Weight

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, "low-fat" foods are actually your enemy.<p>Lots of experts say it's stupid to forbid yourself from eating certain foods – that denying yourself something you really want to eat can ultimately lead to binge eating and eventual weight gain. So dessert isn't on this …

9 Ways Therapists Can Tell If Your Relationship Won't Work

Here’s how the pros know if you're headed for troubled times.<p><i>This article was written by Cari Wira Dineen and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>The sound of his chewing is beyond annoying. And let's not get started on how she never, ever makes the bed. "These little issues are totally normal …

DC Comics pulls controversial 'Batgirl' cover victimizing the beloved heroine

The revamped storyline for Barbara Gordon — a.k.a. Batgirl — was optimistic, lively and still packed with plenty of action. However, the cover art …

10 powerful foods to eat the moment you feel anxious or stressed

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>What does food have to do with your stress levels? More than you might realize. About 40 percent of Americans say that stress drives …

16 Foods Nutritionists Eat When They Want to Lose a Few Pounds

Consider this your weight-loss cheat sheet.<p>Lots of people call on nutritionists to help them overhaul their diets when they want to slim down. But what do R.D.s make sure to eat themselves if they notice their jeans have gotten a little snug? We surveyed 10 to find out which foods they swear by …

Rock band Antemasque throw boiling water at fans

The Antemasque frontman scalded members of the audience with a kettle full of steaming water at a New Zealand festival<p>New Zealand festival goers were pelted with items, including a kettle filled with boiling water, during the set of American rock band Antemasque.<p>The band is made up of former …

A defiant Alabama regains ground against gay marriage

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's stand against same-sex marriage regained ground Wednesday after the state's highest court ruled that its ban …

LGBTQI

What could kill Obamacare

Republicans have tried to kill Obamacare more than 50 times. But the Supreme Court couldactually do it with a single ruling.<p>Justices will hear arguments Wednesday on whether most Obamacare enrollees can keep their subsidies.<p>A ruling against the Obama administration could send Obamacare into a death …

Health Care

How I Replaced the Shutter in My Canon 5D Mark II By Myself and Saved $400

The shutter on my old Canon 5D Mark II died while on a trip to Fiji earlier this year. It happened quickly; I was shooting a panorama when horizontal …

Look At The Crazy Designs For The World’s First Underwater City

A Japanese company thinks we should all go sleep with the fishes in its sustainable “Ocean Spiral” city.<p>As coastal cities face growing threats from rising sea levels and urban planners debate where to build next, a Japanese company has an unconventional proposal: Maybe the cities of the future …

Stunning Time-Lapse Video of a Large Storm Forming Over Sydney, Australia

Shooting timelapse is fun. Watching a big storm devour a city is fun. Doing both at the same time is ‘super’ fun.

Pictures of the Week 11.20.14

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Fathers & Daughters