By: Cassie Shortsleeve
Discover the difference between an everyday fear and paralyzing phobia by cross-checking your worries against these five surpr...
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If it could happen to a professional athlete, it could happen to me. I called the cardiologist the very next day and I was scheduled to have my ICD implanted.
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I have no idea how to approach her about this without sounding like I am accusing her of some deliberate dishonesty or undermining the validity of her claims to physical illness.
Agorafabulous! manages the rather sneaky feat of making what Sara Benincasa astutely calls "the wrong kind of different" seem not so wrong at all.
"Also I have panic attacks," I added quickly. "And I'm afraid of cars and buses and trains and planes. I mean, I rode in a car today but I really didn't want to."
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When I was younger, I thought the average memoirist must have it easy. After all, her only duty was to report what h...
Should he really push a pair of hot but definitely just-this-side-of-snug jeans on a widow when there's probably a perfectly good nun's habit available on eBay?
It's Thanksgiving time, and Kim Parshley is getting ready to make her famous pumpkin pie. She wishes the recipe had been handed down from her grandmother. It wasn't; she was left to concoct it all by herself.
You never know how strong you really are until circumstances make you aware that major changes have to be made in your life. That was the case with Paula Deen.
I haven't seen anything like this on your blog, so maybe others have the same question. I have a close friend I met about two ...
I spoke with Sara Benincasa late last month, and covered everything from the upcoming mustache benefit she's hosting to her rise among the comedic ranks.
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