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Oral Thrush - What Bumps on Your Tongue May Be Telling You

Liana Werner-Gray | Posted 11.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Liana Werner-Gray

Stick your tongue out and look in the mirror. A healthy tongue should be pink and slightly red, and covered with tiny nodules. An appearance with a wh...

This Jilted Bride Rejuvenated Her Life And My Vagina

Sandra LaMorgese Ph.D. | Posted 11.11.2016 | Fifty
Sandra LaMorgese Ph.D.

Rejection from someone we have feelings for sucks, even if it's on the smallest scale of an unanswered text. I mean really, we all know that his/her cell is an extension of their hand or isn't more then a foot away.

25 Texts To Send A Loved One Living With Depression

The Mighty | Posted 11.10.2016 | Healthy Living
The Mighty

Written by Sarah Schuster While a text message can’t cure depression, it can remind someone of their worth and let them know they’re not alone. ...

7 Reasons You Can't Stop Coughing | Posted 11.09.2016 | Healthy Living

By Amanda MacMillan What’s that cough? Everybody coughs; it’s the number one illness-related reason people go to the doctor, according to the Cent...

11 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About The Flu And The Flu Shot

SELF | Posted 11.08.2016 | Healthy Living

For SELF, by Zahra Barnes. Like, no, you can't get the flu from the vaccine. That dreaded time of year is upon us. Influenza viruses, which cause th...

This Is How Often You Need To Get Tested For STDs, Based On Your Relationship Status

SELF | Posted 11.08.2016 | Healthy Living

For SELF, by Zahra Barnes. It may be more often than you think. If only sex were all fun and games. Even though it can result in many nice things—...

8 Reasons Your Eyes Are Itchy

SELF | Posted 11.08.2016 | Healthy Living

For SELF, by Amy Marturana. And how to finally get relief. Having itchy eyes is extremely uncomfortable. Arguably the worst part about it is that yo...

Ovulation Prediction Is Messy And Difficult. It Shouldn’t Be.

Wired | Posted 11.07.2016 | Healthy Living

By Adrienne So for Wired. Every morning, I pee in a cup. Before I do anything else — pick up my toddler daughter, pet my dog, even fully open my e...

A Weird Question to Help You Discover Your Talent

Zach Mercurio | Posted 11.21.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Zach Mercurio

In a college class I teach on purposeful leadership I ask my students to keep a journal for three weeks. Each night the students are challenged to ref...

Trust In Your Inner Wisdom

Emily Madill | Posted 11.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Emily Madill

Image Licensed From Shutterstock How often do you discount your inner wisdom? Do you allow the noise from the outside world to overshadow the guidanc...

What All Health Problems Associated With Growing Older Can Be Traced To

Buck Wargo | Posted 11.07.2016 | Fifty
Buck Wargo

After we turn 50, we all start to worry about cardiovascular disease and what to do about it. We might also fret about dementia and whether we will get Alzheimer's -- and arthritis is an ailment we prefer to do without. T

The Tastiest Cauliflower Fried 'Rice'... Ever!

Justina Elumeze | Posted 11.05.2016 | Taste
Justina Elumeze

This really is the best cauliflower fried 'rice' you'll ever taste! There must be literally hundreds of paleo fried 'rice' recipes all over the inte...

A Material From Shapeshifting Planes Could Heal Human Flesh

Wired | Posted 11.04.2016 | Healthy Living

By Sarah Scoles for Wired. What generates voltage when you warm it up, push on it, or blow on it? Get your mind out of the gutter. The correct answe...

It's As Healthy To Eat Bugs As It Is To Eat Steak, Study Says | Posted 11.04.2016 | Healthy Living

By Amanda MacMillan Think nothing can take the place of a juicy, perfectly cooked burger? Try a plate of fried grasshoppers. Okay, so they won’t exa...

I'm THAT Person Who Doesn't Drink At Happy Hour

Refinery29 | Posted 11.04.2016 | Healthy Living

Who doesn’t love happy hour? It’s a time to socialize with your friends and coworkers, get out of the office on time, and relax. But if you don’...

How To Stop Worrying About Everything | Posted 11.07.2016 | Healthy Living

By Gail Saltz, MD Q: How can I stop worrying about everything? Sorry to sound like a downer, but you can’t completely stop worrying, because it’s ...

10 Reasons Why The Second Half Of Your Life Is Better Than Your First

Jack Anderson | Posted 11.07.2016 | Fifty
Jack Anderson

The happiest people of any age, are 58-years-old. That's because they are 'the highest percentage of people (who) were happy with the balance of work and leisure, as well as feeling good about their lifestyle.'

If We Celebrated Thanksgiving in July, Would We Gain Less Weight?

Judith J. Wurtman, PhD | Posted 11.03.2016 | Healthy Living
Judith J. Wurtman, PhD

Weight gain season has started: first Halloween, then Thanksgiving, and finally the Christmas/New Year holidays. The trick-or-treat candy has been bar...

Talented Musician Recovers from a Stroke through Positive Thinking, Social Media and VR Technology

Rachel Wolfson | Posted 11.03.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Rachel Wolfson

Sometimes, we get lucky and meet people who impact our lives. I can still remember the first time I met the talented musician, Dave Kim. I had just ...

It's All Your Fault

Alejandra Aguirre | Posted 11.03.2016 | Healthy Living
Alejandra Aguirre

Recently I was listening to one of my favorite podcasts: The Tim Ferriss Show, he referenced a short essay called "It's Always Your Fault" written by ...

11 Signs You're Too Stressed At Work (And How To Fix That)

GQ | Posted 11.02.2016 | Healthy Living

By Cassie Shortsleeve for GQ. A long time ago, work stress was healthy. Lifesaving, even. When our ancestors went out hunting, their primal fight-or-f...

Cuddling your kitten is ok, so why isn't kissing your chicken?

Casey Barton Behravesh | Posted 11.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Casey Barton Behravesh

How your furry friends could make you sick You know you can't resist looking at them: those videos starring adorable kittens or puppies, hatching ea...

I'm Only 50. So Why Do I Feel So Old?

Michael Thomas Sunnarborg | Posted 11.01.2016 | Fifty
Michael Thomas Sunnarborg

I've still got it, right? That's what I quietly told myself as I was out having dinner with friends one night. Since it was Friday, and I was taking Saturday off, I could stay out as late as I wanted. But secretly -- I was ready to head home by 9 p.m. and curl up with Netflix.

How Doctors Could One Day Use Your DNA To Cure You

Wired | Posted 11.01.2016 | Healthy Living

By Sarah Zhang for Wired. “I don’t mean to be morbid,” Eric Dishman told a friend as he was winding down his job at Intel. “But this may be ...

The 5 Best Ways To (Finally) Lose Belly Fat

GQ | Posted 11.01.2016 | Healthy Living

By K. Aleisha Fetters for GQ. Repeat after me: “Crunches do not burn belly fat.” And it’s not just crunches. Neither will planks, leg throws, no...