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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,...

6 Literary Road Trips Across America
July 25, 2018

The experience of cross-country trips is quintessentially American. While there is no technical frontier anymore, the phrase “go west, young man” still holds true.

Americans are always inspired by...

July 24, 2018

Living a high-stress lifestyle has its perks — you’re immensely productive, for example, and you can probably handle many of the curveballs life throws at you.

30 Tips for Avoiding Mosquitos
July 24, 2018

Many bites and stings are uncomfortable, annoying and sometimes painful. In fewer cases they can be dangerous.

Study: 80 Percent of U.S. Adults Don’t Exercise Enough
July 24, 2018

The fact that three-quarters of American men and more than 60 percent of women are obese or overweight is not exactly news. Many studies have reached the same conclusion....

35 Underrated American Cities You Need to Add to Your Bucket List
July 23, 2018

Hot spot tourist destinations have earned this distinction; they certainly deserve to be on a person’s bucket list but certain off the grid places are worthy as well.

Summer Critters
July 23, 2018

Between swimming, hiking, boating, fishing, and biking there are plenty of ways to enjoy the outdoors this summer. But what many people don’t plan for is encounters with little critters...

adult coloring
July 23, 2018

When I was a young child, I loved to color. Unlike the other children who would cast their crayons astray and draw chaos far outside the lines, I would spend...

Ordinary Health Symptoms You Shouldn't Just Pop a Pill For
July 20, 2018

If people need anti-inflammatory medicine like Advil, using it to alleviate moderate pain is OK, Dr. Todd Cousins, a pain management associate at Geisinger Gray's Woods, says.  The standards...

old-school boardwalks
July 20, 2018

America has some fantastic beach towns. Not only are they great places to swim, surf, and play in the sand, but they can also serve as great spots...

florida hurricanes travel
July 20, 2018

The end of summer is a prime time for traveling — it’s your last chance to take advantage of the free time and the warm weather before fall begins....

Most Dangerous Places to Take Selfies
July 20, 2018

Death by selfie is not a phenomenon anymore. Since 2014, 49 people have died in pursuit of the perfect self-portrait; the average age of the victims is 21 years old,...

lion roaring
July 20, 2018

It may surprise you just how many dangerous animals there are in the world. No matter where you live, from sub-Saharan Africa to the suburbs of Detroit, you’ve definitely crossed...

longest nonstop flights
July 19, 2018

Long-haul flights can be extremely difficult. Expensive, stressful, and downright tiring, it’s even harder when you have to survive a layover.

sunburn skin care
July 19, 2018

Sunburns can happen when you least expect them — even if you remembered to put on sunscreen. Depending on the day, UV rays might be stronger than your skin...

July 19, 2018

Confidence can be hard to come by. And it seems like every time you need it most, your self-assurance just slips away. But before a first date, a big...

This is What You Should Never Do If You Get Sunburn
July 19, 2018

After a long day spent outdoors in the summer sun you step inside and begin to notice that the light pink on your skin is quickly turning into a dark...

18 Hidden Sources of Anxiety in Your Life
July 18, 2018

The constant worry, panic and racing thoughts are just some of the many emotions associated with anxiety disorders. You may not be realizing you are causing more destruction to...

picnic bugs
July 18, 2018

A few bug bites can make or break your memory of a fun summer day. The itch can distract from all your favorite sun-filled activities, and having to swat...

ER Physician Shares the Top Summer Health Hazards
July 18, 2018

The summer months are a busy time for trauma centers, mostly because people are more active and kids are occasionally left unsupervised. Injuries run the gamut from pool accidents to...

Medical Tests That May Save Your Life
July 17, 2018

Regular health screenings are important, but there are certain medical checkups that you may not even be aware of – tests that may actually save your life.

In many cases,...

baby skunk
July 17, 2018

Obviously, you knew all animals had to be babies at some point. Even the most fearsome cobra, wildebeest, or jaguar was at one point a tiny baby.

You just...

Bruce Willis, Die Hard
July 17, 2018

In the opening moments of the classic action movie Die Hard, which turns 30 years old this year, a visibly anxious John McClane (Bruce Willis) gets some sage words...

The Most Dangerous Airports in the World
July 17, 2018

Imagine you’re on a plane to your vacation getaway and the pilot says you have been redirected because the runway is too short and you risk falling off a...