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How to Reduce Your Exposure to Chemicals and Other Toxins

Everyone is exposed to a variety of hidden toxins daily—no matter how much you’re doing to avoid dangerous chemicals. Here’s how to protect yourself…

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Beyond Blood Pressure and Cholesterol: 4 More Health Numbers You Really Need to Know

Blood pressure and cholesterol aren’t the only health numbers you need to know. Here are 5 key tests you need to keep an eye on…

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20 Cures for 5 Embarrassing Problems

Surprising ways to deal with dandruff, warts, a stye, corns and flatulence.

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Be Kind to Yourself…for Better Health

Being self-critical can harm your health. But new research shows how self-compassion can help protect you. Read on for healing advice…

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How to Know When Someone’s Drinking Is a Little Over the Line—and What to Do About It

A lot of people think they are light or moderate drinkers, but they drink enough to be harming their lives and those around them. Learn the signs.

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QUIZ: Quirky Body Facts

Your body is more intricate than any machine. How many of its wonders can you correctly identify?

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Medical News: What Can You Trust?

As more reports surface about researchers accepting funds from for-profit companies, look for these signs of bias-free findings.

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Why Are Probiotics in My Hand Sanitizer?

A hand sanitizer is a convenient way to rid yourself of germs when hand washing isn’t an option. But should it contain probiotics? Read on…

Aging for Beginners

Listen Up: Fix Your Hearing Now!

The time to pretend that you don’t have hearing loss is over—because when you take steps to be able to really hear again, everyone wins.

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Childhood Memories Can Help or Haunt Your Health

Whether your early relationship with your parents was happy or sad, it can affect you physically as well as emotionally and for a surprising amount of time.

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Mindfulness Makes More of Everyday Life

Do you rush through chores, distracting yourself by thinking about other things? What if you took a different approach to…

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Don’t Just Manage Your Anxiety…Make It Work for You

Fear and worry can immobilize you. Rather than give in to anxiety, you can make it work for you.

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Is Being a Perfectionist Making You Sick?

When “good” isn’t good enough for you, it can really take its toll on your body and mind.

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Making Sense Out of Medical Studies

News reports on medical studies often leave people more confused than informed. Here’s how to get to the truth…

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Frostbite and Hypothermia: Beware of These 5 Dangerous Myths

When cold weather sets in, risk for frostbite and hypothermia soars. Here are the myths that can get you into trouble…