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Aug

Sun bracelet can measure UV exposurePair the new bracelet with your iPhone or iPad and easily monitor your sun exposure throughout the day.

Sun bracelet can measure UV exposure
Pair the new bracelet with your iPhone or iPad and easily monitor your sun exposure throughout the day.

30

Jul

What is the alkaline diet?There isn’t a lot of medical evidence to back up the theory behind this vegetable-heavy diet, but take a look for yourself.

What is the alkaline diet?
There isn’t a lot of medical evidence to back up the theory behind this vegetable-heavy diet, but take a look for yourself.

6 exercises for building muscle without equipment
Here’s how to build muscle and get fit in the comfort of your own home, no special gear required.

9 meals ‘win’ awards for unhealthy nutritionWant to eat healthier while you’re out on the town? Order from the low-calorie menu or opt for better-for-you sides like steamed veggies.

9 meals ‘win’ awards for unhealthy nutrition
Want to eat healthier while you’re out on the town? Order from the low-calorie menu or opt for better-for-you sides like steamed veggies.

5 simple, cost-saving ways I use coconut oil in my beauty routinesCoconut oil is for more than just eating — my skin loves the stuff.

5 simple, cost-saving ways I use coconut oil in my beauty routines
Coconut oil is for more than just eating — my skin loves the stuff.

29

Jul

Thyme: A new breast cancer drug?The flavorful herb has been found to kill cancer cells in tests.

Thyme: A new breast cancer drug?
The flavorful herb has been found to kill cancer cells in tests.

Germs prefer handshakes to fist bumpsGrasping hands spreads a lot more bacteria than knocking knuckles, a new study finds.

Germs prefer handshakes to fist bumps
Grasping hands spreads a lot more bacteria than knocking knuckles, a new study finds.

Who says heroes have to be human? U.S. trees save more than 850 lives a yearA new study reveals eye-opening statistics about the health benefits of our arboreal cohabitants.

Who says heroes have to be human? U.S. trees save more than 850 lives a year
A new study reveals eye-opening statistics about the health benefits of our arboreal cohabitants.

Want to live longer? Go for a run.New study finds that running even five minutes a day could add years to your life.

Want to live longer? Go for a run.
New study finds that running even five minutes a day could add years to your life.

10 natural remedies using honeyFrom wound salve and cough syrup to dandruff cure, honey comes to the rescue to solve a variety of body issues.

10 natural remedies using honey
From wound salve and cough syrup to dandruff cure, honey comes to the rescue to solve a variety of body issues.