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This diet is for those who need a chewing and digestion intervention — we’ve all been there.

Nigiri For Your No-No Hole & Other Highly Effective Diets

[CN: diets, not eating (both satirical)] So, you’ve tried every diet out there. You are fed up — and often barely fed at all. The South Beach Diet, Read...
Kira Jane Buxton    |   05.12.16   |   SHARE
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When you’re helping people zip up dresses and watching their reactions to certain items of clothing, you start noticing patterns. Image: Thinkstock.

4 Things Women Say In The Dressing Room (And What I Wish I Could Say Back)

When you’re helping people zip up dresses and watching their reactions to certain items of clothing, you start noticing patterns. Here are four of Read...
Winona Dimeo-Ediger    |   05.10.16   |   SHARE
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A Tale of Ten Tummies

A Tale of Ten Tummies: Stretchmarked, Saggy, Wrinkled, Toned, Taut

We spend a lot of time thinking about our bodies; our faces, our fat, our bellies. We love them. We loath them. This is a tale of ten tummies. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   12.21.15   |   SHARE
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5 Totally Arbitrary New Fashion Rules For Spring

It’s the year of bountiful belly! If you have a flat belly (sigh, it’s something many of us struggle with), consider doing a pizza cleanse. Read...
Winona Dimeo-Ediger    |   04.8.15   |   SHARE
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5 Things Eating Disorder Victims Are Sick of Hearing

When speaking with eating disorder victims, what not to say is as important as what to say. Read...
Suzannah Weiss    |   02.26.15   |   SHARE
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The Strange World Of "Body Farms": Solving Crime Mysteries One Cadaver At A Time

It may be grisly, but by strewing corpses around a field, scientists are able to snag killers and address global human rights abuses. Read...
Jane Jones   |   01.19.15   |   SHARE
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The Triumphs (And Humiliations) Of My First Ultramarathon

I discovered the mouthpieces of my water bottles were filled with mold, the race organizers were assholes, and I was tired and needed to pee. Read...
Lisa Marie White    |   10.22.14   |   SHARE
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Chin Up! Here Are 3 Upsides To Global Warming

It sure feels like we're hurtling towards an apocalypse when you closely consider our planet's climate change, but when life gives you lemons . . . Read...
Jane Jones   |   09.5.14   |   SHARE