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Moms Are Thankful for This Woman's Honest Photo of Her Postpartum Body

Blogger Ruth Lee, 25, recently posted a pic on Instagram that was a departure from her typical beauty-centric content—an image of her stomach as it looked just a few days after giving birth to her daughter. In the post, the ...

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Colorectal Cancers Are Increasing in Millennials—7 Symptoms to Know

You’d be hard-pressed to find many millennials concerned about colorectal cancer. (Since cancer that affects the colon, aka large intestine, and rectum, which connects the colon to the anus, are so similar, they're often grouped together.) After all, these diseases ...

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How Julianne Hough Deals With Having Endometriosis

Lately, celebrities have been opening up about what it's really like to have endometriosis: From Lena Dunham to Halsey, it's getting easier and easier to talk about it. But one of the first stars to come forward was Julianne Hough, ...

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Please, Please Stop Juicing Your Vegetables

Healthy Eating and Recipes By March 23, 2017 1:00 pm Juicing vegetables has become an all-out nutrition craze, claiming to “detox,” “cleanse,” or restore your body and digestive organs while pretending to give you all the same benefits of their ...

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How to Survive the Day When You're Dealing With Sleep Deprivation

Sure, sure getting a good night's sleep is very important. But sometimes it's just not possible. And all the tips in the world on how to sleep well are totally useless once you've already woken up from a night of ...

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If You're Dehydrated, Your Vagina Might Be Too

“Drink more water” is probably one of the most common pieces of health advice out there. Among other things, experts say, it can help improve your skin, help you feel more energetic, and boost your immune system, so clearly there’s ...

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The One Very Subtle Symptom of Lung Cancer You Need to Know

Believe it or not, lung cancer—not breast or uterine or ovarian cancer—claims more women’s lives every year than any other type of cancer. One of the reasons is that there’s no proven screening test for detecting early lung cancer, so ...

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Lena Dunham Epically Shut Down Internet Trolls Who Are Obsessed With Her Weight

Lena Dunham is brilliant and hilarious. I don't even watch Girls (sorry!), and I know this. She's an outspoken feminist who continues to blaze trails for not just women in entertainment but women everywhere. But because the Internet is a ...

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Selena Gomez Opens Up About Her Mental Health and Therapy: “We Need to Be Allowed to Fall Apart”

Selena Gomez shocked her fans in the summer of 2016 when she abruptly canceled the remainder of her Revival tour to seek treatment for anxiety and depression (this is the second time she'd ended a major tour; the first was ...

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A Selfie Could Tell You if You Have This Thyroid Cancer Symptom

When actor and producer Lorna Nickson Brown was diagnosed with cancer in 2015, she says she went numb because she couldn't understand how she — a 26-year-old who felt totally fine — could be seriously ill. But Lorna later found ...

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