Wait, it gets more depressing. More »
Wait, it gets more depressing. More »
There are two things wrong with my face. One, my right eye is bigger than my left. Two, I’m constantly dealing with scars from the cystic acne that I can’t ward off with an army of lotions, potions, and crystals. The age-old question — how to get rid of acne? — is one I’ve been asking in front of… More »
Usually middle school kids are super self-conscious of every pimple and pound. But one eighth grade girl isn’t just loving her body – she’s teaching us all how to love ours too.
When asked to calculate her BMI in class, the girl instead wrote an impromptu essay about why BMI is an outdated,… More »
There’s been quite a bit of research in recent years about the association between sedentary behavior (which includes time sitting, watching television, or using a computer) with serious health issues such as heart disease, diabetes, obesity and some cancers, according to the American College of Sports Medicine.
Now, a new study has found… More »
We’re not talking about queefing, just by the way. More »
LGBTQ+ sex therapist Rena McDaniel helps us understand what sexual issues are most prominent in the queer community. More »
Couples will sometimes fight over who sleeps in more. And according to a study, it turns out your wife should be the one sleeping in, not you. The study examined 210 middle aged men and women, and found that women suffered greater health issues from lack of sleep than men. Read more on YourTango.com… … More »
Last week, former model Cheryl Tiegs told E! News she disapproves of Sports Illustrated’s recent cover. For its annual Swimsuit edition, the publication featured “rookie” model, Ashley Graham. As a former model for Sports Illustrated, Tiegs calls her a “beautiful face,” but “not healthy in the long run.”
Primarily, Tiegs follows Dr. Oz’s… More »
Well, this is infuriating.
According to Bloomberg News, abortion access is vanishing at an insanely accelerated rate, a trend they’re attributing to a push by Republican lawmakers to “legislate the industry out of existence.”
Bloomberg’s reporting shows that the downward trend has accelerated to the fastest annual pace on record since 2011,… More »
Wellness culture is definitely a sort of horror show to me. Between deprivation from perfectly normal food (like, you know, meat), hivemind-ish workouts (I’m looking at you, SoulCycle), and an implicit mistrust of Western medicine, it is my actual nightmare. To each their own, of course: If you want to drink green juice all the… More »
As if having periods and paying $60 a year for menstrual products every child-bearing year of your life wasn’t enough of a nightmare, now you can have your tampon dissolve in your vagina! That’s what happened to 19-year-old Lauren Richardson, anyway, when she used Florette-brand tampons from ALDI.
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Oh yeah, memory loss. More »
Are you thinking about switching to an IUD after being on the pill? Wth the intrauterine device’s rise in popularity, you’re not the only one with questions about nonhormonal birth control options.
Hormonal options range from the ring to the patch to the pill, but what if you want to avoid the consequences,… More »
A massive medical study – of 96,000 participants over 4 years – has shown that if you contract HPV via oral sex, you’re at least seven times more likely to also develop cancers of the head and neck (cancers of the pharynx, larynx, sinuses, oral cavity, and salivary glands).
And people… More »
When you’re hungover, the last thing you probably even want to consider thinking about is working out. But whether you are a well-seasoned yogi, or someone who barely knows what the inside of a gym looks like, you probably are very familiar with… More »
Eye-roll into space. More »
All these hormones are FINALLY good for something. More »
Behold, the best thing maybe ever on the internet!
Crossfitter Khan Porter re-posted a video of himself doing a choreographed snatch to Beyoncé’s “Single Ladies” after seeing Channing Tatum dress in drag to perform “Run the World” on Lip Sync Battle. It went viral, so he used the opportunity to … More »
Your vagina is just fine without getting a 72-hour “herbal detox.” More »
The internet is nasty to people with BPD – here’s what it’s really like. More »