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Nurses Weigh In: When Is It OK to Send a Sick Kid to School
August 10, 2018

“Mom, Dad… Can I stay home from school today?” Every parent is all too familiar with those words, asked sheepishly by a child who sometimes is legitimately sick —...

These Are Awesome Getaways Near Top College Campuses
August 10, 2018

It’s easy to get restless after studying hard for weeks on end. It’s nice to venture to an incredible weekend destination such as a charming village at the base...

Three Words That Will Improve Your Rowing Technique
August 9, 2018

Reuben Mourad - If there’s one piece of gym equipment that’s misused more than any other, it’s potentially the rower. The ergometer, or erg, as it’s affectionately known by...

The world’s most athletic dog breeds
August 9, 2018

While any individual dog can be energetic and in-shape, certain dogs have been bred to be athletes. Some are brawny bruisers while others are scrappy, lean...

Awesome End-of-Summer Road Trips in the U.S.
August 8, 2018

Now is the time to go on a classic road trip across the country. But don’t just spend time in the car.

Explore the little-known dramatic landscapes and unfrequented...

Scary Things That Happen When You Don’t Wear Sunscreen
August 8, 2018

Ask almost any dermatologist and they’ll tell you that the best type of sunscreen is one that you’ll use consistently every day and that the best wat to protect your...

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August 8, 2018

Thought the pay gap was the worst gender disparity going on in America? Think again. According to a recent study released in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy...

affordable summer trips
August 7, 2018

There is quite a bit that goes into planning a summer vacation, from packing for the whole family to navigating busy airports and planning out your...

50 Bucket List Spots You Must See in the U.S.
August 7, 2018

The United States is a gigantic and equally diverse melting pot of scenic lands, beaches, mountains, rivers, bustling, cities, and vast oceans.

The country has a lot of popular and...

Dog breeds that are prone to obesity
August 7, 2018

Obesity is the No. 1 nutritional disease affecting pets today. Most dogs are at risk for obesity, but certain breeds in particular are prone to overeating if...

40 Last-Minute Summer Trips for Every Travel Style
August 6, 2018

Maybe you don’t want to just go to a far-flung location and want to explore and learn about native cultures. Or maybe you don’t want to feel like regular...

How to Live to 100, According to Science
August 6, 2018

Numbers can’t be exact but there are approximately 80,000 centenarians in the U.S., or about 10-20 centenarians per 100,000 population. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates these numbers will top one...

24 American Cities Best Seen From the Water
August 3, 2018

Beach towns get a lot of attention in the summer because this is when people go there on vacations. But these trips usually include mostly on-land activities. Few stop to...

The 50 Best Last-Minute Summer Adventures in the U.S.
August 2, 2018

Going on a trip at the last minute is a risky affair. Depending on how you choose to travel and what your destination is, the trip will probably be costlier...

18 Scary Things That Happen to Your Body When You Skip a Meal
August 1, 2018

So you overslept and didn’t eat breakfast. Then you skipped lunch because you had to catch up with work. But then you were so tired, you went straight to...

The World's 50 Best Once-in-a-Lifetime Travel Journeys, Ranked by Top Travel Professionals
August 1, 2018

Adventures who like to explore new frontiers are willing to challenge traditional sightseeing and vacation in fun places. They are all about finding and following the path less...

read every day
July 30, 2018

Even as a 20-something with a full-time job and a habit of binge-watching Netflix, I still identify as a total book nerd. But a couple of months ago, I realized...

Snakes on a Lake: Critters You Should Worry About When You Go Swimming
July 27, 2018

The dog days of summer are here and the heat is on. At this point of the year the family starts to get a little stir crazy from sitting inside...

30 Captivating Photos of Tigers
July 27, 2018

This beautiful, elusive animal is the largest cat species. It’s hard to mistaken them – tigers are known for their thick reddish coats with white bellies and white and black...

Top 10 Water Parks in the World
July 27, 2018

Fun rides, long lazy rivers, and tall treehouses with swinging bridges make summer a favorite season for many.

A weekend road trip will be enough for a...

Top 10 Water Parks in the U.S. to Beat the Heat
July 26, 2018

Instead of staying indoors, cool off this summer at one of the world’s best waterparks. Whether you enjoy thrilling rides or relaxing pool side, these water parks have something...

married live longer
July 25, 2018

It’s something that’s baffled scientists for decades — people who are happily married actually live longer than people who are single or divorced. Some science backs this up.

20 Surprising Scientific Facts About Kissing
July 25, 2018

A good kiss – in all its forms – feels great. Most people think of kissing as an act of affection and passion between partners. They are right, but kissing,...