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Epiphany By Anatomy: How Seeing a Dead Body Helped Me Understand Life

Michael O'Loughlin | Posted 09.21.2011 | Religion
Michael O'Loughlin

Never before had I been so close to a dead body unadorned with embalming fluids and inches of makeup, much less buckets of lifeless organs. Those 20 minutes were nothing short of epiphanic.

Female Anatomy 101 with Health Expert Dr. Oz!

Posted 08.09.2011 | Women

Think you know everything there is to know about a woman's body? You may be surprised. Here's a rundown of female body parts and how they work, fro...

'Go Deeper': Another Yoga Cliché

Erica Heinz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Erica Heinz

In yoga class, you'll often be told to "go deeper" while you're holding a pose. It's a yoga cliché, a lesson that's lost its power. It can be taken literally but that's not always the best idea. So what exactly does it mean?

PICTURES: 'Body Browser' Is Google Earth For The Human Anatomy

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google just launched "Body Browser," a WebGL application that lets users explore a high resolution, interactive 3D model of the human anatomy--from th...

BLOG WATCH> Anatomical Illustrations From Edo-Period Japan At Pink Tentacle

pinktentacle.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Here is a selection of old anatomical illustrations that provide a unique perspective on the evolution of medical knowledge in Japan during the Edo pe...

Anatomical Fashion & Lady Gaga

Tove Hermanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Tove Hermanson

As much as I myself love adorning my body with beautiful underwear and clothes and jewelry and hats, there's something beautiful, raw, and powerful in the brutal functionality of human anatomy.

Body Language: Knowing Your Parts

Dr. Jon LaPook | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jon LaPook

There are a few parts of the body you should be familiar with in order to recognize important symptoms and alert your doctor. Here's my top-four list of organs whose location patients should know but often don't.