Everyday Wellness

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13 Things Ticks Won’t Tell You

With Lyme disease and other tick-spread illnesses predicted to spike this year, protect yourself… >>

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7 Myths of Happiness You’ve Convinced Yourself Are True

Think the right job, a bigger house, or a perfect spouse is the ticket to happiness? Turns out… >>

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10 Sunscreen Myths You Believe That Make Dermatologists Cringe

Think you need to lie out to boost vitamin D levels? That it’s safe to tan as long as you wear… >>

Spot Poison Ivy's Sting Before It Starts
3 Summer Skin Problems, Solved

Relief is on its way with research-backed solutions for these common summer skin problems. >>

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5 Questionable Hangover Cures From Around the World

So you didn't pace yourself last night. Now what? We trotted the globe to seek out the best… >>

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How Your Body Works: A Day in the Life of Your Gut

One gabby gut shares how a bad day can affect your mood, your immunity, and, yes, your digestion. >>

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Guess Which of These Gross Habits Are Really Healthy

Belching, passing gas, picking your nose and eating what comes out of it, and other seemingly… >>

Watching TV Linked to Heart Disease, Diabetes, Early Death
Watching TV Linked to Heart Disease, Diabetes, Early Death

A recent study shows that more than 2-3 hours of TV a day can lead to heart disease, diabetes, and… >>

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How Drunk Am I? 8 Weird Reasons You Got Tipsy So Quickly

Studies show that these seemingly random factors can affect how alcohol takes its toll on your body… >>

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“I’m So Tired I’ll Try Anything”: Silly Sleep Solutions

Working with four hours of sleep right now? Then this slideshow will make perfect sense to you. >>

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Say Cheese! How to Smile for Better Health

Find out how to smile to look younger, live longer, look prettier, and stamp out stress. >>

Quiz: Are You Protected From Germs?
Quiz: Are You Protected From Germs?

Part 3 of our 8-part series: Take this fun quiz, and learn the Secrets of Healthy Americans, based… >>

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… >>

7 Anti-Aging Tips to Keep Your Brain Young
7 Anti-Aging Tips to Keep Your Brain Young

Make your brain better, faster, and smarter with these easy tips. >>

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Popular Old Wives’ Tales: Fiction or Fact?

Will you a catch a cold with wet hair? Will your potato salad go bad in the heat? Does a drink help… >>

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8 Energy Boosting Foods

Next time you're dragging, put down the coffee and pick up one of these foods as an alternative way… >>

Eat Healthier: 13 Food Myths You Still Think Are True
Eat Healthier: 13 Food Myths You Still Think Are True

Are carbs evil? Does chicken always have to be cooked skinless? Ditch your old-school thinking and… >>

The Meaning of Sin: How Being Bad Is Good For You
The Meaning of Sin: How Being Bad Is Good For You

Modern science reveals a silver lining in even the blackest cloak of sin. >>

How the Brain Works With Google, GPS, and Other Technologies
How the Brain Works With Google, GPS, and Other Technologies

See how five technologies scramble your brain: GPS turns you into a terrible driver, Google mucks… >>

Don't Screw It Up: 11 Ways to Make Today Better
Don’t Screw It Up: 11 Ways to Make Today Better

Try these tips from Don't Screw It Up! to save time, money, and dignity on everything from your… >>