Everyday Wellness

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Which Alarming Health Concerns You Can (and Can’t) Ignore

Scary medical headlines grab all the attention, but these everyday habits may be more likely to… >>

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Steel Your Gut for Stomach Flu Season

Norovirus—or stomach flu—can really put your body through the ringer. Here’s what infectious… >>

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Are You Normal or Nuts? 2013 Edition

Calling all neurotics, paranoids, and phobics! Our panel of experts says you might not be as loony… >>

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13 Things Plastic Surgeons Won’t Tell You

Plastic surgery before and after photos may be alluring, but before you consider going under the… >>

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10 Proven Ways to Boost Creative Thinking

Creativity isn’t an all-or-nothing proposition. The latest psychological research shows that… >>

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The Accidental History of 10 Common Drugs

These true tales of discovery in The Drug Book by Michael C. Gerald might change the way you think… >>

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Can Birth Order Predict Your Health?

Birth order stereotypes (like firstborn achiever, or middle-child mediator) may have a profound… >>

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Surprise: Candy Is Better for You Than You Thought

Healthy candy? You bet—see how your favorite "junk" food can help relieve stress and more. >>

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The Humble Beginnings of 5 Big Ideas

Where we see tangled headphones, annoying insects, and painful bandages, these scientists saw the… >>

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Healthy Eggs: Easy Ways to Add Nutrition

Eggs are wonderfully healthy, but eating them with these other good-for-you foods unlocks even more… >>

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8 High-Protein Breakfast Ideas

A protein-packed breakfast can satisfy your appetite and help you eat healthier all day long… >>

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6 Easy Ways to Eat a High-Protein Lunch

Add these protein-packed toppers and fillings, like beans and eggs, to increase energy and boost… >>

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The Best Brain Food You Should Be Eating

Eat these foods to protect brain cells, improve your memory, and even reduce your odds of… >>

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What Celebrity Trainers and Nutritionists Eat for Breakfast

Those who help shape Hollywood’s most enviable figures know a lot about how to eat healthy… >>

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The Best Post-Workout Snack Ideas

These energizing snacks pack the right nutrients to help you recover from your workout without… >>

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Leftover Egg Yolks: 8 Clever Ways to Use Them

Got yolks left over from an egg-white omelet? Here are some delicious ways to avoid wasting them. >>

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How to Eat More Healthy Protein Without Even Trying

Ridiculously easy ways to get more healthy protein into your favorite meals and snacks. >>

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Lack of Energy? 6 Proven Ways to Boost It Naturally

If you're about to complain about how exhausted you are (again), try one of these science-backed… >>

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7 Top Foods High in Folic Acid and Folate

This birth defect-fighting vitamin is also good for cancer prevention, brain health, and more… >>

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Experts Say These Magic Words Will Change Your Life

Small language tweaks may help you lose weight, beat stress, and strengthen your marriage. Use… >>