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Oscar De La Renta's Wedding Dress Legacy Will Never Be Forgotten

(0) Comments | Posted October 21, 2014 | 12:20 PM

"In the same manner that she fell in love with that man, I hope she's going to fall in love with that dress," Oscar de la Renta told Vogue during a fitting with Kate Bosworth for her 2013 wedding to Michael Polish.

That's what de la Renta did...

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Here's How People Really Feel About A Woman Taking Her Husband's Last Name

(98) Comments | Posted October 20, 2014 | 3:55 PM

While "Mrs. George Clooney" may be the dream name of many of the actor's fans, his new wife, Amal Clooney (née Alamuddin), has made headlines for taking on her new husband's name last week, with think piece after think piece picking apart her decision....

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O ponto G e o ‘orgasmo vaginal' são mitos, segundo novo estudo

(1) Comments | Posted October 17, 2014 | 8:34 PM

A luta para achar o ponto G e alcançar o mítico “orgasmo vaginal” é real. Livros foram escritos a respeito; terapeutas sexuais explicaram como estimulá-lo; até mesmo a revista Cosmopolitan tentou ensinar as leitoras a achá-lo.

Mas uma resenha publicada esta semana na revista...

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Millennials Can't Sew Or Do Laundry As Well As Their Parents & Grandparents, Study Says

(83) Comments | Posted October 17, 2014 | 9:32 AM

Millennials have managed to get a pretty bad rap in the grown-up department -- they've landed a reputation for being "lazy," "selfish" and "entitled." A new study won't help their case: Turns out, Millennials can't take care of their clothes, either.

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7 Bizarre (But Common) Pregnancy Dreams, And What They Really Mean

(11) Comments | Posted October 14, 2014 | 2:58 PM

If your dreams have become particularly offbeat since you found out you were pregnant, know you're not the only one. Many pregnancy dreams are as weird as yours, and there's a reason for it.

Back in the 1970s, psychologist Alan Siegel held dream workshops with pregnant women. After...

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Dame Sue Ion Explains How She Became A Top Engineer -- And How Other Women Can, Too

(1) Comments | Posted October 14, 2014 | 1:56 PM

What does it take to get to the top -- without losing your center? Our “Making It Work” series profiles successful, dynamic women who are standouts in their fields, peeling back the "hows" of their work and their life, taking away lessons we can all apply...

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The Only Time Of Day Kids Think Parents Will Put Down Their Cell Phones

(1) Comments | Posted October 13, 2014 | 4:45 PM

Despite studies that prove unplugging and spending time without your cell phone is beneficial for a number of reasons, parents know it is easier said than done. Unfortunately, children are noticing.

According to Hightlight's annual "State of the Kid" survey, kids are feeling...

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5-Year-Olds Usually Know If You're Lying, Study Says

(0) Comments | Posted October 10, 2014 | 3:44 PM

Your kindergartener may not know that the tooth fairy isn't real or that cats -- sadly -- only have one life, but a new study shows that 5-year-olds are armed with a pretty mature critical thinking skill: They can tell when a person's lying, even if that person...

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The G-Spot And 'Vaginal Orgasm' Are Myths, According To New Clinical Review

(284) Comments | Posted October 9, 2014 | 9:08 AM

The struggle to find the G-spot and achieve the mythical "vaginal orgasm" is real. Books have been written on it; sex therapists have explained how to stimulate it; even Cosmopolitan magazine has tried to instruct dutiful readers how to find it.

But

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We Asked Women How They Really Feel About Ambition -- This Is What They Had To Say

(8) Comments | Posted October 8, 2014 | 8:38 AM

Over the last 40 years, ambition and success have become loaded terms, especially for women: Now that we can do it all, does that mean that we should? It depends on who -- and when -- you ask.

A recent...

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Schmutzige Kindersitze: Wo die Keime lauern und wie Sie alles gründlich sauber bekommen

(0) Comments | Posted October 6, 2014 | 7:07 PM

Wir schrubben, wir desinfizieren und wir machen heutzutage beinahe alles klinisch rein, das mit Kindern in Berührung kommt. Dagegen missachten wir vielleicht einen unscheinbaren Schuldigen für Schmutz: Kindersitze im Auto.

Nach einer kürzlich erschienenen Studie des Autositzherstellers Maxi-Cosi waschen über die Hälfte der 506 befragten...

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O Que as Mães que Amamentam em Todo o Mundo Têm em Comum (FOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted October 6, 2014 | 3:03 PM

Embora a experiência de cada mãe em alimentar seja única, uma nova pesquisa global da amamentação realizada pelo Laboratorio Lansinoh, Inc., destaca quais são os elementos da amamentação que são constantes em todo o mundo e quais são as atitudes e hábitos que não são.

O fabricante...

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Puede que el asiento de tu coche esté más sucio que la taza del váter. Aquí tienes cómo limpiarlo

(1) Comments | Posted October 5, 2014 | 4:18 AM

En la actualidad, frotamos y desinfectamos casi todo lo que lo que está al alcance de los niños, pero hay una zona plagada de suciedad que suele pasar desapercibida: los asientos del coche.

Según un reciente estudio llevado a cabo por el fabricante automovilístico Maxi-Cosi,...

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Your Car Seat May Be Filthier Than A Toilet, So Here's How To Clean It

(12) Comments | Posted October 2, 2014 | 2:22 PM

We scrub, we sanitize and we disinfect almost everything that touches kids these days, but we may just be neglecting an inconspicuous culprit of filth: car seats.

According to a recent study conducted by car seat manufacturer Maxi-Cosi, of the 506 parents polled, over half wash...

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New Study Says Couples Who Meet Online May Be More Likely To Break Up

(27) Comments | Posted October 1, 2014 | 5:50 PM

The pros and cons of online dating have been debated by single (and married) folks long before Tinder's "swiping" function was added to the mix. Now, new research suggests that some of the touted benefits of online dating may have been a...

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Kathryn Morgan, Former New York City Ballet Dancer, On What It's Like To Gain Weight In The Dance World

(11) Comments | Posted October 1, 2014 | 12:25 PM

What does it take to get to the top -- without losing your center? Our “Making It Work” series profiles successful, dynamic women who are standouts in their fields, peeling back the "hows" of their work and their life, taking away lessons we can all apply...

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What Breastfeeding Moms All Over The World Have In Common

(40) Comments | Posted September 24, 2014 | 10:35 AM

Though each mom's feeding experience is unique, a new global breastfeeding survey by Lansinoh Laboratories, Inc., highlights which elements of breastfeeding are constant all over the world, and which attitude and habits are not.

The breastfeeding product manufacturer surveyed 13,169 new and expecting mothers in nine different...

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Parents Prioritize Responsibility And Hard Work Over Empathy In Children, Survey Finds

(0) Comments | Posted September 24, 2014 | 8:43 AM

A new report from the Pew Research Center reveals that parents aren't so different from one another after all. For the most part, they care about making sure that their children are responsible and hard-working.

Pew surveyed 3,243 adults, including 815 parents, about 12 qualities, such...

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Girls Who Stay In Elementary School Longer Have Better Body Image, Study Finds

(3) Comments | Posted September 23, 2014 | 12:06 PM

New research suggests that a girl's body image might be affected by the type of school she goes to -- but only temporarily. Girls who attend an elementary school that continues through sixth grade have a better body image than those who leave elementary school after fifth grade and begin...

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Study Finds That 'Happy Wife, Happy Life' Is Pretty Dead On

(10) Comments | Posted September 22, 2014 | 1:39 PM

There's all sorts of antiquated marriage advice out there, but it turns out that there's one relationship trope that actually holds true: "Happy wife, happy life."

A recent study published in the Journal of Marriage and Family found that men who are unhappily married may still be...

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