Everyday Wellness

10 Wildly Overinflated Hospital Costs
10 Wildly Overinflated Hospital Costs

A Tylenol pill for $15? Or $53 per pair of gloves? Here, a medical billing advocate reveals some of… >>

7 Hilarious Facts About Flatulence (from One Serious Medical Journal)
7 Hilarious Facts About Flatulence (from One Serious Medical Journal)

File this one under, “and they decided to study this WHY?” In an almost-unbelievably titled… >>

3 Ways to Eat, Sleep, and Gargle Your Way to a Better Brain
3 Ways to Eat, Sleep, and Gargle Your Way to a Better Brain

Stay sharp with these simple, scientifically proven techniques. >>

What You Eat May Affect How Well You Sleep
What You Eat May Affect How Well You Sleep

If you want to sleep better tonight, it may pay to focus on how well you’re eating right… >>

4 New Reasons You Should Know Your Blood Type
4 New Reasons You Should Know Your Blood Type

What’s in a blood type? Potentially a lot, according to several recent studies that correlate… >>

5 Ways Not to Be That Annoying Sick Person at the Gym
5 Ways Not to Be That Annoying Sick Person at the Gym

When you take the right steps to protect your health (and that of innocent gym goers), working out… >>

13+ Things Cardiologists Won’t Tell You
13+ Things Cardiologists Won’t Tell You

The surprising things your heart doctor really thinks about your weight, your red wine habit, and… >>

Conceptual Smarts: Turn Off the TV, and 6 More Baby-Making Tips For Men
Conceptual Smarts: Turn Off the TV, and 6 More Baby-Making Tips For Men

If you're trying to get pregnant, switch off the television. So say researchers who found a link… >>

Quiz: Are You Keeping Your Brain Sharp?
Quiz: Are You Keeping Your Brain Sharp?

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

Use Extra Virgin Olive Oil and You Might Just
Use Extra Virgin Olive Oil and You Might Just “Forget to Die”

Find out about the incredible health benefits of this grocery store staple, and how to make sure… >>

Even Presidents Get Nervous: 5 Keys To Handling Stress
Even Presidents Get Nervous: 5 Keys To Handling Stress

So, your first inaugural oath in 2009 included a mistake (albeit not your fault). Four years… >>

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6 Ways Kissing Makes You Stronger

Pucker up: These kissing tips will keep any couple strong—physically and mentally. >>

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5 Secrets to Working Healthy Without Leaving Your Desk

After we published a post on the $22 standing desk that can pretty much save your life, I was… >>

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Perfect Timing: How to Make the Most of the Day

From when to send e-mail, sell something on ebay, or make a baby, find out how to best use your 24… >>

Got 22 Bucks? Make a Standing Desk, Save Your Life
Got 22 Bucks? Make a Standing Desk, Save Your Life

Recent studies show that sitting for long chunks of time significantly impacts your… >>

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… >>