health

  1. Well-being

    What Fifty Shades of Grey readers don't want to know

    Everyone seems to be excited for the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey movie — but the book is already doing damage, a new study claims.
  2. Tips & Advice

    Tips to keep your kids safe and healthy during flu season (VIDEO)

    Flu and cold season is already here! With this sudden respiratory flu already on the march, here are some tips to keep you and your...
  3. Workouts

    Subway yoga: The latest health craze spicing up your commute

    Step aside subway performers: There are new humblebrags in town and Instagram’s been all aflutter about them. Subway yoga is...
  4. Well-being

    CVS officially snuffs out tobacco sales, changes name

    Aligning with its move to stop selling tobacco products, CVS Caremark has changed its name to CVS Health. But that's not the only...
  5. Diet

    There is metal in our dairy products — does it matter?

    Imagine you're walking down the dairy aisle at your grocery store. Which gallon of milk do you pick up — one that's bright and clean...
  6. Well-being

    An acupuncture cynic tries it for the first time

    Within a minute of meeting licensed acupuncturist and herbalist Diane Hartenstein, I was asked to stick out my tongue.
  7. Beauty 365

    South Korean female bodybuilders are challenging their country's beauty ideals

    We all have perceptions about what’s beautiful, often defined in large part by our culture's ideals. In America, it's all about...
  8. Well-being

    9 Signs you're trying too hard to be perfect

    Here’s the thing about perfectionism: It’s a good thing, until it’s not. I consider myself to be a “recovering perfectionist,” in...
  9. Health & Wellness

    8 Surprising benefits of good sleeping habits

    Put down the diet pills and step away from the treadmill. If you feel like you're running on empty, your body might just need a...
  10. Diet

    App that helps you map the nearest green juice bar

    The GreenHopping app, which is available on both Android and iOS devices, uses GPS coordinates to help consumers locate delicious...
  11. Women's Health

    5 Steps to nail a Forearm Stand

    Pincha Mayurasana, otherwise known as Forearm Stand, is probably one of the trickiest and most temperamental poses I've encountered...
  12. Health & Wellness

    Ebola is coming to the U.S., but how likely is it to spread?

    In 1995, an Ebola virus outbreak gripped the Democratic Republic of Congo, sickening 315 people and killing 254 of them.
  13. Parenting How-Tos

    Lice! Now what?

    It's a mom's worst nightmare: lice. Whether your darling child has an infestation or you received a warning call from the school...
  14. Well-being

    Be warned: There's flesh-eating bacteria in the ocean

    In addition to the recent recall of peaches — and during peak season, what a bummer — now there is a flesh-eating bacteria in the...
  15. Well-being

    Diseases more likely to affect women than breast cancer

    According to the American Cancer Society, women have a 1 in 8 chance of getting breast cancer. These diseases are even more likely...
  16. Health & Wellness

    Natural guide to a drug-free medicine cabinet

    "I stock my medicine cabinet with many non-prescription, multi-use drugs," says emergency physician Dr. David Farman. "Sometimes,...
  17. Diet

    The not-so-new diet that can cure pooping problems

    I've joked about how models take laxatives to go to the bathroom the way I do each day.
  18. Workouts

    Super funky yoga pants spotted at Wanderlust

    Funky pants for the win!
  19. Well-being

    Photos on the scene at Wanderlust Yoga Festival

    Hip music, healthy food, funky fashion and lots of yoga!
  20. K-12

    Undocumented minors are victims, not statistics

    The true measure of a society is how we treat the most vulnerable members, and the immigration crisis in Texas shows how we come up...