Mind and Body

Are These Weird Ways to Avoid Germs Really Effective?

Whether you're freaked out by the Ebola scare or just a clean freak, these "healthy habits" are probably familiar. We found out which ones actually work—and which you can skip.

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Video of Young Girls Swearing Aims to Bring Attention to Women's Rights

The group FCKH8 is pushing for social change through a video of potty-mouthed princesses. Does fighting offensive behavior with an offensive message work?

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The Weird Benefit of Dating a Younger Man

The case for being a cougar just got even stronger.

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Healthy Living Tips from Death Experts Who Know

Real stories and disease-prevention secrets from pros who know the body inside and out: an anatomy professor and embalmer.

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How the Ebola Scare Could Cut Flu Rates

Afraid of ebola? That could help with flu prevention.

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19 Weird Things That Can Make You Cry

Stress, anxiety, and sad movies are obvious triggers for waterworks. But crying can have more unsuspecting prompts too.

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Why We Need Human Touch

Find out how physical contact—from your partner, best friend, or pet—affects both your emotional and physical health.

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Winter-Proof Your Home

Take these three steps now to keep you and your home safe all winter long.

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