Everyday Wellness

Quiz: Do You Know The Best Ways To Lift Your Mood?
Quiz: Do You Know The Best Ways To Lift Your Mood?

Part 7 of our 8-part series: Take this fun quiz, and learn the Secrets of Healthy Americans, based… >>

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Secret Beauty Tips to Look Good When You’re Sick

Getting sick during flu and cold season is a given, but looking sick doesn't have to be! Here are… >>

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13 Strange Body Facts, Exposed!

We asked experts for true stories and odd human body facts. What they told us might surprise you. >>

Are Grandparents Clueless About Kid Safety Rules?
Are Grandparents Clueless About Kid Safety Rules?

First, a shoutout to my two-year-old’s four grandparents, who spend hours a week helping watch… >>

Is HIV Home Testing a Game-Changer? Magic Johnson Thinks So
Is HIV Home Testing a Game-Changer? Magic Johnson Thinks So

As the first over-the-counter HIV test becomes available nationwide, here's how it will really… >>

Boost Your Immune System: How Germ Experts Stay Healthy
Boost Your Immune System: How Germ Experts Stay Healthy

They’re less paranoid than you might expect, but what they worry about (airplanes, laundry!) will… >>

Fun Quiz: How Good Are You With Faces?
Fun Quiz: How Good Are You With Faces?

Are you one of those people who have branded themselves "terrible with names?" If so, there's a new… >>

This Fall, Become a Volunteer Farmer
This Fall, Become a Volunteer Farmer

During the week, I'm a magazine editor. But sometimes, on the weekend, I'm a farmer. WWOOF… >>

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Quiz: Can You Spot the Salt in Your Food?

Too much salt can affect your heart, brain, and kidneys, but many everyday foods pack a hidden… >>

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6 Healthy Numbers You Need to Know

Take control of your health by learning these six numbers; they'll help with everything from losing… >>

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13 Things Your Breasts Won’t Tell You

Read up on what’s normal and not for your breasts, along with how to keep them healthy and… >>

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America’s 10 Sharpest, Smartest Cities

Based on a formula by leading cognition experts, we determined the 10 sharpest and smartest cities… >>

Urgent: Adorable Kittens Boost Brainpower!
Urgent: Adorable Kittens Boost Brainpower!

Next time you have a pile of work to get done, find some baby animals to "ooo and ahh" over first… >>

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News from the World of Medicine

We round up the latest medical advances and emerging breakthroughs in science and technology. >>

Will More Sleep Help the New York Jets Win?
Will More Sleep Help the New York Jets Win?

New York Jets coach Rex Ryan made headlines last week for bringing in sleep specialists to… >>

50 Secrets Your Surgeon Won't Tell You
50 Secrets Your Surgeon Won’t Tell You

Surgeons have our lives in their hands, but most of us know more about the people who cut our hair… >>

4 Soothing Sounds to Beat Insomnia
4 Soothing Sounds to Beat Insomnia

Nothing gets me to sleep quite like rain on my window. So when skies are clear, I have to get… >>

Daily Dose of Outrage: An $83,046 Hospital Bill—for a Scorpion Sting
Daily Dose of Outrage: An $83,046 Hospital Bill—for a Scorpion Sting

Straight from the files of “what’s wrong with our health care system” comes this gem: An… >>

Uniting a City, One Chalk Square at a Time
Uniting a City, One Chalk Square at a Time

Scientific research tells us that channeling our inner 5-year-old can improve health and boost… >>

Are TV Reruns the Perfect Energy Booster?
Are TV Reruns the Perfect Energy Booster?

Indulging in an episode or two (okay, a marathon) of Wife Swap before I go to sleep might not sound… >>