Angelina Jolie On the Reaction to Her Double Mastectomy

You only had to watch her on stage with Sidney Poitier at the Oscars to see, heck -- to feel -- the reach of Angelina Jolie's heart.   read more


March 5, 2014  |   2:03 PM  |  1 COMMENT
Airport Security Scanners Can Detect Skin Cancer?

Experts aren't suggesting that you ditch your dermatologist in favor of hopping on a flight, but they're excited by the news that the radiation used by airport screeners can be used to flag skin cancers.   read more


February 25, 2014  |  12:02 PM  |  2 COMMENTS
When You Love Makeup Enough to Eat It

"Beauty comes from within" is an expression that's well intended -- until someone gets hurt.

Let's back up.   read more


February 4, 2014  |   7:02 AM  |  1 COMMENT
Can You Pinch Way More than an Inch? You Probably Had Pop Tarts for Breakfast in 8th Grade

A study conducted on 889 Swedes is helping scientists better understand how what we eat as kids affects our health later in life.   read more


January 31, 2014  |   4:01 PM  |  COMMENT
Rejoice! Retail Therapy Really Is Therapeutic

How about a little love for researchers at the University of Michigan? Those honorable men and women have proven what many of us have known since we brandished our very first credit card: buying stuff is fun.   read more


January 28, 2014  |   7:01 AM  |  COMMENT


January 17, 2014  |  11:01 AM  |  COMMENT
Eureka! Caffeine May Help Your Memory

Yes to caffeine! Among its many delicious wonders and secrets, a cup of coffee or five has this added benefit: It can boost your long-term memory.   read more


January 14, 2014  |   6:01 AM  |  COMMENT
Fair Warning: Jay Z And Beyonce Are About To Get Even More Perfect

It feels good knowing we're not the only ones who freak out a little each time we turn another year older. Just take it from Jay Z, who announced Tuesday (yes, the day before his birthday) that he had pledged to adopt a certain seemingly fun-free diet for the next 22 days.   read more


December 5, 2013  |   8:12 AM  |  COMMENT
Modern Woman Health Woes, Solved

Ah, technology. What would we do without it? We can schedule appointments, Instagram our lunch and FaceTime with someone across the country in just a few swipes. Our smart phones, laptops and stylish totes (large enough to fit our iPad, of course) may seem like lifesavers, but our don't-go-anywhere-without-them mentality comes at a price. These modern-day conveniences can lead to once-unheard-of modern-day health issues.   read more


November 18, 2013  |   9:11 AM  |  2 COMMENTS
Holiday Gift Guide: Food & Home

From the trend-spotting home decorator to the friend who swoons over foie gras, satiate the most refined palates with these tantalizing gift ideas   read more


November 13, 2013  |   2:11 AM  |  COMMENT

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