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HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Marijuana Industry Says Seniors Are The Next Budding Market
Baby boomers return to weed after many years away from it.
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'Frozen' Star Says Anxiety Attack Caused Her To Miss A Broadway Performance
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"Even Disney princesses are terrified sometimes," Patti Murin wrote.
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9 Signs Therapy Is Actually Working
By Nicole Pajer, On Assignment For HuffPost
Experts break down what progress looks like.
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Couple Gets Married At Hospital So Their Baby Could Be There Too
“The original plan was that she was going to be at the wedding anyway. We didn’t let the fact that she was born premature stop that from happening.”
18 Of The Best Self Care Mother's Day Gift Ideas
Mindful gifts to keep her balanced.
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Here Comes Another Democratic Proposal To Let More Americans Buy Into Medicare
The calls for government-run insurance of some kind are getting louder.
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I Thought Losing 70 Pounds Would Bring Me Joy. I Was Wrong.
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The “if only I was thin my life would be perfect” line finally revealed itself for what it truly was: a lie.
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Opioid Crisis Fuels A Spike In HIV Infections, And Experts Fear There's More To Come
As two cities in Massachusetts struggle with an outbreak, the powerful synthetic fentanyl may be mostly to blame.
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What Your Gums Are Trying To Tell You
By By Jessica Migala, Oprah.com
Some symptoms like gum redness, puffiness and bleeding could have surprisingly little to do with your oral hygiene.
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What Colleges Need To Do To Make Student Mental Health A Priority
Experts explain how campuses can be more accepting and accommodating.
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8 Stats That Prove Social Anxiety Needs To Be Taken Seriously
The disorder is often misunderstood.
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McCain Undergoes Surgery To Treat Intestinal Infection
By Mohammad Zargham, Reuters
The senator is in stable condition, his office said in a statement.
Mom Started Business For Son With Autism. Now She Employs 20 Like Him.
By Cindy Arboleda, Yahoo Lifestyle
When her husband suddenly died in 2010, Stella Spanakos felt uncertain about what the future would hold for Nicholas, their
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Nearly 207 Million Eggs Recalled Over Salmonella Fears
By Bernie Woodall, Reuters
At least 22 people have fallen ill, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
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Barbara Bush In 'Failing Health,' Won't Seek More Medical Treatment
The former first lady will "instead focus on comfort care," a spokesman said.
Surviving Skid Row: Women’s Stories Of Assault, Fear, And Finding Friendship
A third of L.A.'s homeless population are women -- and "once a shelter is full, it’s full."
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Alcohol Companies Are Funding Research To Convince You Drinking Is Healthy
We don't trust nutrition studies funded by soda companies. Why would we trust alcohol studies funded by the booze industry?
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NICU Moms Are Struggling With Mental Health Problems — And They Aren't Getting Help
Up to 70 percent may suffer from postpartum depression.
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7 Things You Should Know If You Love Someone Who Gets Migraines
By Jenna Birch, On Assignment For HuffPost
No, it's not like having a headache.
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The Republican Poverty Agenda: More Job Training, More Pee
Republicans are pushing for some food stamp applicants to pass drug tests.
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HOME & LIVING
How To Make Your Home Feel Like A Spa
Mindful home must-haves.
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Former House Speaker John Boehner Is Now Lobbying For Medical Marijuana
A Gallup poll from October shows that 64 percent of Americans favor making marijuana legal.
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Patient Advocacy Groups Take In Millions From Drugmakers. Is There A Payback?
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By Emily Kopp, Sydney Lupkin and Elizabeth Lucas Pharmaceutical companies gave at least $116 million to patient advocacy
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Mariah Carey Reveals Her Bipolar II Diagnosis In Candid Interview
"Until recently I lived in denial and isolation and in constant fear someone would expose me."
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My Niece Believed She Was Abused By A Satanic Cult. The Truth Is Even Scarier.
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I know too well the consequences when truth and critical thinking are outshouted by ideology, politics, paranoia or a misguided moral crusade.
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Some Veterans Worry A PTSD Diagnosis Will Force Them To Choose: Treatment Or Their Guns
The Department of Veterans Affairs calls this concern "unfounded," but HuffPost spoke to veterans and experts who explained the roots of this fear.
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