When you're doing a little bit of dusting and cleaning up this weekend, remember to do a thorough job. We often clean surfaces and things that are visible, but we forget about the hidden nooks and crannies in our homes. Here are some spots you may want to tackle today.
There were almost a million more stay-at-home dads in 2012 than there were in 1989. Though the recession and unemployment greatly contributed to this, the biggest contributor to long-term growth was the number of dads who stayed home to care for their families, according to a recent Pew study.
A fascinating new study confirms that unborn babies do amazing things while in their mother’s womb. A new study shows even before they are born, babies are learning from experience, especially if it’s directly related to their moms.As Today reports, babies before birth learn nursery rhymes from their mom’s while while in the womb.
Summer fruit is delicious, but judging its readiness can be tricky -- it's often ripe before you need it or past its prime when you do. Here's what to keep in mind when choosing produce at the farmers' market or grocery store -- plus how to store it.
When it comes to nutrients, one would think the fresher the source, the better. Tomatoes must be the exception that proves the rule. While health studies continue to demonstrate the myriad benefits of lycopene, a phytochemical abundant in tomatoes, nutritional studies present a twist: You get more lycopene from a processed or cooked tomato than you do from a fresh one.
Some of the best things about beach season: boardwalks, babes, and bikinis. Unfortunately, you might have to dodge the worst things first--jellyfish stings, sand filled with feces, and lethal rip currents--to get to the beautiful women. Make your beach day disaster-free by avoiding these seaside health hazards.
All week long you're stressed. Tired. The project at work isn't going well, your phone died and won't turn back on, and you had to cancel that barre class. Again. By the end of the week, you're too exhausted and depleted to cook and just want to give yourself a little treat, so you grab fast food on the way home. It's just one time, so what's the harm?
Exercise scientist Ellington Darden, PhD, author of The Body Fat Breakthrough, is sharing some of his favorite easy ways to lose weight and keep it off. Adopt these mini moves over the next three months, and you might actually enjoy swimsuit shopping.
Take notes from the experts on how to sit up, stand tall and feel awesome.How it hurts you: When we carry heavy bags, we often tense up our muscles. Do that for a long time and muscles can go into spasms or cramps, leading to a sore upper back, neck and shoulders...
A father of eight in Texas has created a water balloon invention that could transform the way hot summers days are spent. ABC News reported that Josh Malone created a device called “Bunch O Ballons” which allows you to fill 100 water balloons in under a minute.
On the first half of Teen Mom 2‘s fifth season, Leah Messer, 22, and Jeremy Calvert, 25, looked like they might be headed for a divorce. Now, a new trailer for the second half of the season reveals that they may still be on the very same path.
Summer means travel, vacations and more activity in general for most of us. While having fun is super important, it can create havoc for even the most health-conscious.Here are a few sure-fire tips to help you stay on track.