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This week, the American Cancer Society will turn 100. They’re celebrating it in grand fashion, by celebrating [...]
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Hopefully, you haven’t experienced the unpleasantness — to put it mildly — of a serious injury or illness. Even with health insurance, it can be downright debilitating, physically and emotionally, as well [...]
Yes, I said it. Healthy hoohoo. Don’t judge me. You know that a healthy hoohoo is important. (Or, you should, anyway!) And yet, what do you use to “clean” your private area? (Yes, I’m going to use a lot of different names for that, including “hoohoo.”) The same soap you use for the rest [...]
Train Your Brain To Get Thin (by Melinda Boyd with Michele Noonan, $16.95)
Summary of Train Your Brain To Get Thin
Get your brain fit–and your body will follow!
Conventional wisdom has always been that in order to lose weight, you need to eat less and move more. But skyrocketing obesity rates tell [...]
What teenager doesn’t deal with skin “issues” (they definitely run the gamut)? I sure did (and sometimes still do, to be honest), and I know it can be stressful and frustrating and challenging and upsetting and…well, you get the idea. Heck, a single blemish can pretty much ruin your day. (OK, maybe that’s just [...]
So you’ve probably been hearing a lot of buzz about the “Paleo Diet” (aka the “Caveman Diet”) lately. It seems to be all the rage. However, I’ve noticed it often gets boiled down into being a diet that’s basically about eating meat (as you can imagine, it has its share of detractors, as well [...]
Yeppers, it’s that time again — Spring Cleaning time. But this year, maybe we should think about it in a whole new way — as “Spring Healthing” — for a variety of reasons. For starters, we’re coming off one of the most horrendous cold and flu seasons in years. For another, we’re now into [...]
According to the Centers for Disease Control, smoking tobacco is responsible for one in five deaths in the Unites States. Cigarettes contain all sorts of ingredients that are, well, pretty awful. Tar. Carbon monoxide. Arsenic. Formaldehyde. Just to name several. That’s why e-cigarettes are becoming all the rage these days — and V2 [...]
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Allergy season is upon us, folks. And if you suffer from seasonal allergies, you might want to know that — I hope you’re sitting down — the 2013 allergy season is going to be one of the worst ever, if not the worst ever. Especially for those in the [...]
I’ve mentioned before that I am a tad — just a tad — of a germophobe. Nothing to write home about but I don’t like to touch the door handles in, oh, say, a public bathroom. Ick. Or faucet handles. Or the soap dispenser. Ew. Ew. Ew. Because, unless that bathroom features an automatic [...]