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25 Yoga Poses to Help Prevent a UTI

If you're prone to urinary tract infections (UTIs), you know how frustrating and painful they can be. While a yoga practice can't cure a UTI, these poses†may help prevent the next one. I've writt…

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Did Monsanto Organize a Fake Grassroots Campaign in Favor of GMOs?

The company that brought you genetically-modified foods, the carcinogenic pesticide Roundup, and what many would describe as global mayhem, may be stooping to a new low, according to the Organic Consu…

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The Sipping Point: Why Are Women Now Drinking More Than Ever?

In†the spring of 2008, I was moving my three daughters from my beloved home state of Oregon back to the East Coast. My husband had a great new job in New York City and was commuting between there and …

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Will Fracking Force You To Drink Bottled Water?

I'm a big proponent of drinking tap wateróbut then again,†I don't live in Texas or Oklahoma or Pennsylvania, all states that allow fracking. Fracking is the process of injecting millions of gallons…

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A Psychologist’s Advice on Healing Emotional Pain

If you want to heal emotional pain, you have to re-condition your responses to emotional states. Rather than hiding emotional wounds, focus on treating and caring for†them.†The first list I put togeth…

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5 Foods That Actually Offer Skin Protection

Summer is here, which means sunny days are ahead! Unfortunately, it also means a higher potential for sun burns and skin damage. Since deadly skin cancers have nearly doubled in the last few decades,†…

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How to Avoid an Energy Slump on Vacation

Nothing ruins a good vacation faster than fatigue, sluggishness, and digestive upset. Ever wonder why that seems to happen more when you're on the road? There's a good chance some of that is because y…

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8 Health Issues You Probably Don’t Have to Worry About

From beauty ideals to family histories, read on for some of the biggest health issues you don't always have to worry about.   1. Cellulite Here's the biggie: cellulite, we promise, i…

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Reasons and Remedies for Bad-Tasting Tap Water

Summer brings gloriously warm weather and a plethora of enjoyable outdoor activities. During this season, it's vital to drink plenty of water to remain hydrated and, according to†Chinese medicine, to …

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Sexless Relationships Can Be Happy Relationships Too

Do relationships really need sex to be considered romantic, intimate, and healthy? People seem to have no problem sharing most of the details†of their lives, from their meals to their post-sex fa…

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Some really useful tips. Thank you!