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The 10 States Where People Like Their Jobs The Most

Bad news for my fellow East Coasters: You might want to bag your bags and head West, because evidently, if you do, you'll be happier with your job.

Emi Boscamp
June 12 2015

Why Eating Nuts Every Day Could Help You Live Longer

Avocados may be better than apples at keeping the doctor away, another food might actually give our favorite green fruit a run for its money: nuts.

Emi Boscamp
June 12 2015

Probiotics Could Could Help Cure Your Social Anxiety

Your morning yogurt could be doing a lot more than just improving your digestive health. According to a new study from the College of William & Mary,...

Emi Boscamp
June 11 2015

What Your Smile Says About Your Health

I think everyone has heard the age old adage, “Don’t judge a book by its cover.” Sure it's a cliché, but it still provides a profound warning: don't...

Patricia Thompson, PhD
June 11 2015

Scientists Discover A Connection In The Body We Never Knew Existed

A team of researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have made an earth-shattering, textbook-altering discovery: The brain is...

Emi Boscamp
June 3 2015

How Your Health Depends On Your Neighborhood

I've got some sad news for my fellow New Yorkers.

Emi Boscamp
May 27 2015

5 Myths About Paleo

I may be a staunch vegan, but when I say some of my best friends are Paleo, I'm not kidding. Dave Asprey of the Bulletproof Diet (admittedly not...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
May 26 2015

Hey, Men! Coffee Could Be Good For Your Sex Life

People always seem to be trying to "cut down on the coffee." And that's a great goal if you're drinking so much caffeine that you're getting jittery....

Emi Boscamp
May 22 2015

Why Falling In Love Makes You Feel Like You're Drunk

So ... you "woke up in the kitchen saying 'How the hell did this sh*t happen?'"

Emi Boscamp
May 21 2015

The Top 25 Cities To Work In The U.S.

You just graduated. Now what? You move to New York or LA because bigger cities mean more job opportunities, right?

Emi Boscamp
May 20 2015

Not Getting Enough Exercise Is Even Worse Than You Thought

Exercise obviously controls our physical activity while we exercise, but according to a new study, it may tell us when to move and rest — even when...

Emi Boscamp
May 20 2015

The 10 Fittest (And Least Fit) Cities In The U.S.

According to this year's American Fitness Index, Washington, D.C. is the fittest city in the country, holding onto its title for a second year in a...

Emi Boscamp
May 19 2015

Some "Gluten-Free" Probiotics Are Not Actually Gluten-Free

Those who have celiac disease or gluten sensitivity may want to pay attention to a new study.

Emi Boscamp
May 19 2015

How Smartphones Affect Your Kids' Academic Performance

These days, it's not uncommon to see a baby swiping her little finger across the screen of a tablet, or a third-grader engrossed in a game on his...

Emi Boscamp
May 18 2015

Millennials Don't Have As Much Sex As You Might Think

Oh, millennials. We get a lot criticism from other generations — for relying so heavily on technology, for being entitled, for having too much sex —...

Emi Boscamp
May 14 2015

Why Bragging Doesn't Work

Your first instinct when you get good news may be to share it on social media. Why not? Instead of painstakingly informing each of your friends, you...

Emi Boscamp
May 13 2015

The 10 Best (And Worst) U.S. States For Women's Health & Well-Being

Last week, the Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) released a report as part of its Status of Women in the States: 2015 series found major...

Emi Boscamp
May 13 2015

Do You Have Smartphone Codependence? Take This Quiz To Find Out

You know that wave of panic you feel when you think you've lost your cellphone, patting your pockets frantically? Or what about leaving the house with...

Emi Boscamp
May 12 2015

What Happens When Africans Eat An American Diet Will Freak You Out

If fried chicken and burgers are among your favorite foods, you're probably American. And if you eat them all the time, you probably shouldn't do...

Emi Boscamp
May 6 2015