LifeStyle: Health & Fit

Couples Who Gain Weight Together, Stay Together (Says Study)

Wednesday  19:26,   16 may 2018

<p>According to science, the best way to tell if a couple is happily in love is by looking at their waistlines.</p>According to science, the best way to tell if a couple is happily in love is by looking at their[...]

I Always Thought Only Women Could Have Eating Disorders - and Then It Happened to Me

Wednesday  18:51,   16 may 2018

<p>There was little I knew about bulimia, but the urban myth surrounding it described it as an act committed exclusively by the female gender.</p>Editor's Note: The following story discusses weight loss and an eating disorder. Please read no[...]

Grief: There's a name for when it goes on and on

Wednesday  18:31,   16 may 2018

Grieving is natural and healthy, but are there cases when it can occur too long or in an unhealthy way? Experts weigh in on complicated grief. Stephanie Muldberg felt like she would be sad forever. She felt isolated and preferred to sit alone at[...]

Aging gracefully: Tightening your skin safely and effectively

Wednesday  18:21,   16 may 2018

Avoid the sun, eat right and experiment with the anti-aging skin care products that work best for you. When it comes to aging, skin shows some of the most visible signs. Wrinkles, thinning and sagging skin, and sun spots known collectively as[...]

Easily Distracted? You're Basically A Genius, Says Study

Wednesday  18:10,   16 may 2018

<p>A study from Northwestern University found evidence that the inability to block out multiple sensory information in those who are creatively talented.</p>A study from Northwestern University found evidence that the inability to block out[...]

Melania Trump's kidney procedure explained

Wednesday  17:52,   16 may 2018

First lady Melania Trump underwent an embolization procedure&nbsp;Monday to treat a benign kidney condition, according to a statement issued by the White House. The procedure was successful with no complications. Trump will likely remain in the [...]

Some Calories More Harmful Than Others: Study

Wednesday  16:20,   16 may 2018

In a new paper, 22 nutrition researchers concluded that some calories were more harmful than others as they significantly increased cardiometabolic risk. Many of us think about the number of calories we consume on a daily basis. But quantity aside,[...]

More kids sent to hospital for suicide risk

Wednesday  15:56,   16 may 2018

Rates go up during the school year, plummet during summer. Experts wonder about social media's role.Emet Oden tried reaching out in the only way he knew[...]

Where is the fittest city in America?

Wednesday  02:45,   16 may 2018

<p>What has the lowest smoking rate in the country, a wealth of farmers markets, a system of well-established parks — and now a reputation as a hot spot for health?</p>Arlington, Va. — Washington, D.C's next-door neighbor along the[...]

7 Ways to Make Bone Broth (It's Easier Than You Think)

Wednesday  01:35,   16 may 2018

Bone broth started to become trendy back in 2015, and it’s having an even bigger moment now. Yep, bone broth might help your skin and joints.&nbsp;Bone broth sounds a little intimidating, but all it really takes is pulling out the Crock-Pot or a [...]

Yanny or Laurel? The science behind the audio version of The Dress

Wednesday  00:40,   16 may 2018

Once there was the dress; now there’s Yanny or Laurel. This audio illusion, which went viral after first appearing on Reddit, has the internet torn. The mechanics of your ear determine what you'll hear.This audio illusion, which went viral after [...]

Green Chef review: This meal kit makes even the hardest of diets easier to commit to

Tuesday  23:22,   15 may 2018

If you're on a paleo, vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free or keto diet, try Green Chef. This meal kit service makes even the hardest diets easier to follow. Dieting isn't easy. For many, it involves significant meal prep and planning, cleaning out[...]

This Weird Truth of What Belly Button Lint Is Actually Made Of

Tuesday  23:06,   15 may 2018

You look down at your belly button only to find what looks like dryer lint. What is it? But, more importantly, how do you avoid it? We asked dermatologists to weigh in on navel fuzz.Georg Steinhauser, a professor of ecology and radiation studies at[...]

This 22-Year-Old's Bringing Vegan Fare to Brooklyn

Tuesday  22:46,   15 may 2018

Francesca Chaney is the owner of Sol Sips, a new vegan restaurant in Bushwick. When I first sit down with Francesca Chaney, I immediately notice one thing: her tattoo. Black lines on the inside of her left forearm create the outline of a potted[...]

We Can't Take Our Eyes Off This MRI of a Mom and Her Baby

Tuesday  22:30,   15 may 2018

<p>Don't worry, MRIs are non-invasive, don't use damaging radiation and aren't known to be harmful to babies.</p>So, Saxe herself held her then 2-month-old son, Percy, inside a 3 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging scanner, which they [...]