If you want to pay less every time you pull out your wallet, try these smart strategies on your daily rounds. Learn to shop smart and spend less at the mall, the big-box stores, the gas station, the pharmacy, and at warehouse stores.
Just days after his infant daughter's death, Nathen Steffel asked strangers on the Internet for only one thing: He and his wife wanted a photo of their daughter without the breathing tubes and tape that masked her little face. The response has been overwhelming.
Researchers found that mothers who plan to breastfeed for at least three months but resume full-time work are less likely to meet their breastfeeding goals. However, the team also found that the new mothers who part-time had no problems with breastfeeding time.
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.
Evolutionary psychologists believe that we see flowers and plants as a subconscious cue of safety ("Things can grow here-let's set down roots"), reward ("All that foraging paid off") and promise ("These buds mean that fruit is on the way"). So the sight of a colorful bouquet in the morning, they theorize, can convince you that everything's coming up roses today.
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...
You might think you're protecting against germs, but this actually traps in bacteria. Another no-no: tossing your toothbrush in the dishwasher, which can damage the bristles so they can't do their job.That is just one of the Tooth Brushing mistakes we all make.
When you’re a toddler, there isn’t much that is more exciting than having one of your parents come home from work. One Kentucky family decided to make the occasion even more joyful by staging nightly daddy-daughter dances in their drive way.
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.