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WTH Is Really Going On During Mercury Retrograde?

The thrice-annual astrological period has a lot of people blaming their bad luck on the stars.

What Exactly Is Happening In Your Brain When You Get Déjà Vu?

And it has nothing to do with spirits, aliens, or psychic abilities. Sorry!

Women Are Contouring Their Legs (?!) In the Latest Beauty Trend

And it takes way more time than a leg workout. So...what is the point?

The Weirdest Workout Trend In Each State

How does your state stack up?

Why Is My Poop Green Burger King??

Chillax scaredy cats, says the fast food chain, your poop is fine - and probably prettier

6 Ways Being Tall Impacts Your Health

Because it's about more than ability to wear heels...

Help! Protein Powder Makes My Farts Stink

If whey shakes make you gassy, you're not alone.

6 Orgasm Disorders You've Never Heard Of

Sneezing mid-climax, foot orgasms, and more strange ways sex can go wrong.

4 Ways to Use Eye Contact to Your Advantage

A long stare with someone influences our behavior and the way people perceive us.

Ever Wonder What Causes Goosebumps?

A quick explanation of the physiology.

10 Healthy Foods That Can Actually Poison You

No, but cabbage, apples, rhubarb, and these other healthy foods do contain bad-for-you toxins.

The New No-Sweat Solution for Sweaty Underarms

The new laser procedure sounds wack, but it just might work!

Does Your Birth Month Influence Your Disease Risk?

Apparently, it's not just astrologers who'd say yes!

Asking for a Friend: What Can I Do About Butt Acne?

Butt dimples? Cute. Butt pimples? Not so cute. We pegged a derm for tips on preventing those pesky tush zits.

Is Urine the Solution to Bad Skin Conditions?

See what a dermatologist had to say about urine therapy skin treatment—and whether it actually clears up annoying skin conditions.

21 Ridiculous Ways We Justify Skipping the Gym

Fess up, ladies: Do a deep lunge for every one of these no-exercise lies you’ve told yourself!

Asking for a Friend: Why Do I Get Night Sweats?

Yea, it's an awkward question, so we asked an expert whether waking up drenched is OK or a sign of something more serious.

What Your Love of Grilled Cheese Reveals About Your Sex Life

In honor of National Grilled Cheese Day (yes, that's a thing!), find out what your grilled cheese preferences say about you.

9 Things to Put in Your Fridge That Aren't Food

Ice cream shouldn't hog the icebox! Keep flowers fresh, clothes clean, and sheets dust-mite free by stashing them in the cold.

The Bacteria That Causes Body Odor

Researchers have identified the bacteria that makes your sweat so, well, stinky.

Would You Eat a Restaurant Meal Made from Trash?

A new popup restaurant is openly serving diners scraps in the name of sustainability. Yum?