Sarah Van De Weert

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The 6 Most Basic Bra Rules You Probably Didn't Know

If you've never been fitted for a bra by a specialist, you should speed-read this article, run to the nearest lingerie retailer and make an appointment.<p>Truth time: More likely than not, you're wearing the wrong size bra. Yes, bras are expensive and yes, they aren't the most comfortable article of …

11 Amy Poehler Stories You've Never Heard Before, But Will Totally Relate To Your Life

Yes, yes, yes.<p>With celebrity memoirs, there's always a hope that the author will divulge crazy details about their life. Amy Poehler's new book, <i>Yes Please</i>, certainly delivers. The book includes amazingly detailed stories, like that time she worked at a Chicago restaurant and served Oprah, who …

Derek Ward, Man Who Beheaded Mother, Was Off Medication: Family

The New York man who beheaded his mother before jumping in front of a train Tuesday night was off his medication and scheduled to see his psychiatrist, according to family.<p>Rev. Robert Lubrano, brother of slain professor Patricia Ward, told the New York Daily News that his nephew, Derek Ward, had …

5 Ways to Deal With Body Image Issues

If there was a magic wand that could transform your body, what would you change so you could feel like your most confident, gorgeous self?<p>Would you wish for leaner legs or fuller breasts? What about shapely arms and a svelte waist?<p>Most of us have at least one, if not a handful, of "fixes" we'd like …

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The Only Thing Shocking About Glamour's Body Image Survey

I nearly fell off the elliptical this morning watching the segment on TODAY about <i>Glamour Magazine's</i> recent survey on body image. The survey was a follow-up to a study conducted 30 years ago, asking women how they felt about their bodies. Thirty years ago: not so great. Present day: still really …

Bigger U.S. Health Crisis: Ebola or Addiction?

Of all the pieces I've written about addiction over the years, this one is probably going to be the most controversial. Nevertheless, I have to write it because media reports are constantly reminding me of the skewed thinking going on in the United States right now. The subject of that skewed …

Halting Schizophrenia Before It Starts

The important thing is that Meghan knew something was wrong.<p>When I met her, she was 23, a smart, wry young woman living with her mother and stepdad in Simi Valley, about an hour north of Los Angeles.<p>Meghan had just started a training program to become a respiratory therapist. Concerned about future …