9 White Lies You Need to Stop Telling Your Docs

It starts out innocently enough. "I don't smoke ... " That's technically true -- you just forgot to tack on " ... Monday through Thursday," right? If completing that checklist in your doctor's office means lowballing your vices or glossing over certain unsavory details in your past, those little white lies could lead to major medical issues (yes, we're talking about the c-word).   read more

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March 31, 2014  |   1:03 PM  |  1 COMMENT
Selfies Are More Dangerous Than You Think

People have been taking selfies since the dawn of time (selfie cave paintings, Van Gogh's self-portrait sans ear.) But are they good for you? Well ...   read more

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March 31, 2014  |   6:03 AM  |  1 COMMENT
Does Your Store Rank Among the Top 10 Grocers in America?

27,208 readers. 55 U.S. supermarket chains.

Those were the numbers Consumer Reports recently contended with when it set out to determine the "10 Best Supermarkets in America."   read more

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March 28, 2014  |  11:03 AM  |  COMMENT
Eating the Atkins Way May Help Stem Depression

Could a diet make a difference when it comes to depression? New research suggests that eating a ketogenic diet, which is similar to the Atkins diet plan, could help in the treatment of depression and bipolar disorder.   read more

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March 28, 2014  |   6:03 AM  |  1 COMMENT
Women Are Faking It 'Til They Make It

• Well this sure is interesting: Some women fake orgasms in order to reach orgasm. Sure, it sounds like a paradox, but scientists have found that some women experience what's called "elevated arousal" -- the idea that some women are actually attempting to increase their own arousal when their faking orgasms. And in doing so they actually can help stimulate a real orgasm. [   read more

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March 28, 2014  |   5:03 AM  |  COMMENT
This Edible Water Bottle Could Help Prevent A Bunch of Pending Environmental Disasters

It may look like a (small) breast implant but a new-fangled water bottle called Ooho is poised to make an even bigger impact on the world than fake boobs ever did.   read more

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March 27, 2014  |  11:03 AM  |  7 COMMENTS
5 Reasons You Should Never (Ever) Pull an All-Nighter

Ah, the all-nighter. You think you're a badass for staying up all night on a caffeine-fueled bender, but whether you're wrapping up a deadline in the wee hours or dancing on tables at an after-hours speakeasy, sacrificing just one night of sleep is hell on your body.   read more

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March 27, 2014  |   9:03 AM  |  2 COMMENTS
A Plus Size Active Wear Collection That's Actually Cute

Allison Dorst was fed up with the lack of fitness clothing for plus size women. So rather than simply complain to her friends (which is what we would do), she actually did something about it. Dorst created Pinks and Greens, a clothing company devoted to providing workout and fitness clothes to women of all sizes.   read more

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March 27, 2014  |   6:03 AM  |  5 COMMENTS
Snoozing Isn't So Bad After All

The snooze alarm: We love it, we hate it, we blame it for why we're actually more tired than if we'd actually just bothered to get up when our alarm went off in the first place.   read more

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March 26, 2014  |   6:03 AM  |  COMMENT
Naomi Campbell Laughs Off The Kimye Vogue Cover

• Naomi Campbell was asked what she thought of Kimye's Vogue cover and all she could do was laugh. No, really. That's exactly what she did. She cackled like a wild witch, and it was wonderful. And then she said, "No comment." [Huffington Post]   read more

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