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Does Weightlifting Cause Varicose Veins?

Experts dish on whether that "pump" a sign of future varicose veins.

How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth

See the common symptoms of teeth grinding—and how to stop.

Dangerous Myths Are Preventing Me From Getting the Endometriosis Care I Need

You must hear this woman's 20-year struggle with endometriosis.

5 Common Fungal Skin Infections You Can Pick Up at the Gym

Here's how to keep your gains fungi-free

What Are the Benefits of Not Drinking Alcohol?

They might even be worth the non-drinking FOMO.

Why More Health-Minded People Are Practicing Sobriety

More health-minded people than ever are experimenting with sobriety.

Michelle Obama Reveals She Suffered a Miscarriage 20 Years Ago

“We sit in our own pain, thinking that somehow we’re broken.”

Must-Know Facts About Breast Cancer

The science around diagnosing and treating this all-too-common disease is evolving all the time

Louise Roe Shares How Making Time for Self-Care Helped Her Manage Her Psoriasis

"Psoriasis is just a small part of who you are, so don't let it define you."

Lena Dunham Had Her Left Ovary Removed Due to Excruciating Pain from Her Hysterectomy

"It got worse and worse until I was simply a burrito-shaped like a human."

Reasons You Shouldn't Wait Until Age 40 to Get a Mammogram

FYI, it's important to understand your personal breast cancer risk.

9 Healthy Habits That Will *Actually* Help Prevent UTIs

And no, a vodka cranberry isn't one of them.

Sexual Assault Impacts Both Mental and Physical Health, According to New Study

The findings aren't surprising—but they are incredibly important.

9 Surprising Things Making Your PMS Worse

Chances are, you're making your time of the month harder than it needs to be.

6 Women Share What It's Really Like to Get a Mammogram

Is getting your boobs squished in a doctor's office really as awkward as it sounds?

What Is Melasma and What's the Best Way to Treat It?

No need to freak—here's how to treat it.

Serena Williams Released a Topless Music Video for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Who knew Serena Williams could sing—like, really sing.