One out of every 12 beauty products marketed to Black women in the U.S. contains highly hazardous ingredients, according to a new report.
Feeling stressed out and don’t know what to do? Here's a song that can reduce stress levels by 65 percent, every time you listen to it.
When the association between exercise and sedentary behavior was explored, it showed that swapping sitting time with even light activity had great positive long term effects on one's health.
Three-person IVF works by replacing the defective power generator in the mother’s egg, known as mitochondria, with healthy ones from a donor woman.
Several factors, like rates of exercise and smoking, were assessed to rank the best U.S. cities for healthy lifestyles.
Don't have the time to visit a doctor for injectable fillers? WrinkleMD is an at-home device that works to do away with your fine lines and wrinkles.
Dr. Steven Gundry's new book, "The Plant Paradox," aims to challenge your idea of 'healthy' foods and offer better alternatives for reshaping your diet to focus on gut health.
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Your laundered clothes may not be as fresh as you think — especially if you share your washing machine with a housemate.
A study shows that even short breaks of physical activity every hour can help you get through your day easier.
The magnetic lash trend is blowing up, which means poor quality knockoffs are abound.
Researchers found that parents of multiple children routinely alter their treatment of non-first born children, which affects their IQ and perhaps even personality traits.
When a healthy diet can’t provide all you need to fight dull, listless or weak and thinning tresses, consider adding a biotin supplementation into your daily routine.
Not only will you quench your body’s thirst, but you'll also give your digestion and metabolism a boost.
A study found that normal sleeping habits carried the power to make or break a person’s success in losing weight or maintaining a healthy weight, regardless of the person’s nutrition or exercise habits.
Feeling like you’ve hit a plateau in your weight loss journey? Try these metabolism boosting tricks to help get you closer to your pound-shedding goals.
Read about the mental disorders that have arisen specifically from technology and Internet usage.
Scrubs made with coffee grounds can give your skin an extra boost from the antioxidants, and the caffeine can tighten the skin.
Researchers discovered that people who eat while standing up eat about thirty percent more calories than if they had been sitting down, which, with repetition, could cause weight gain.
Keeping the weight you've worked so hard to lose from coming back is possible with these diet and exercise tips.
Scientists believe that brain synapses shrink during sleep and expand when activated during one’s waking hours, and such expansion is a marker for learning and memory.
Dancing does a lot more for your health than you may realize.
New research shows that every hour you run could extend your life by seven hours.
Except for one city, most of the top 20 fattest American cities are all in the South.
We all want thicker, more luminous hair and strong nails. And there are hundreds of products available promising luscious hair and nails so strong...
From wearing constricting clothing to carrying a heavy purse, women should rethink these fashion trends for the sake of their health.
Men who are ready to settle down may want to leave the shaving cream and razor beneath the sink.
Bidets are healthier, gentler and better for the environment than toilet paper. So why don’t more Americans use them?
If you need help moving or with setting up a garage sale, you may want to schedule it for a cooler weekend.
The link between breastfeeding and lower MS risk showed to be strongest for women who breastfeed for 15 months or more.
Is it low testosterone or something more serious? Researchers explain the complicated factors behind a woman's decreased sex drive.
Preparing home-cooked meals and turning off sources of entertainment during mealtime both encourage better food choices and contribute to lower obesity rates among families.
Previous studies have linked poor air ventilation and quality with physical ailments, but it turns out it also affects cognitive function and worker productivity.
Typically, people are treated for PTSD after symptoms start to emerge, but this study was the first to focus on therapeutic intervention before their onset.
Read our interview with Kim Kimble, hairstylist to stars like Oprah and Beyoncé, and creator of a new hair health supplement in gummy form.
In a study, children who were breastfed for a minimum of two years had a higher number of decayed, missing or filled teeth.
Need a little boost in the bedroom? Try some or all of these libido-enhancing foods.
A report reveals that industry money was used to sway journalists to report that inactivity is a bigger problem than sugar consumption in the obesity epidemic.
Gut health was one of many topics discussed at the 2017 American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting in San Diego.
The stress levels of Americans all over the country have been assessed; where does your state rank?
Check out the list to see if your city made the cut.
Flip-flops are a flop when it comes to providing adequate protection and support.
You're in good company if you've gone through these twelve stages of dieting.
Energy drinks can mask the effects of alcohol, which can lead to consuming more alcohol and experiencing more hazardous situations.
Bathroom hand-dryers aren’t only expelling hot air...
Read about why people prefer coffee over sex, and other surprising sex facts.
A study found that fatherless children are more likely to have shorter telomeres, a part of DNA that’s linked to stress and disease.
Believe it or not, this ball of water is entirely edible.
Almost everyone has experienced the uncomfortable symptoms of constipation. Here are five remedies to alleviate this condition.
The illumy sleep mask uses natural light to both lull you to sleep and wake you up.