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the legs of a woman sitting on the toilet and holding a toilet paper roll because she's constipated after surgery
What Causes Constipation After Surgery and How to Treat It
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Senior man in the woods holding his knee because he is bruising more easily with age
Why You Bruise More Easily as You Age and What to Do About It
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How Bad Is It Really to Cut Your Cuticles?
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How Bad Is It Really to Never Deep Clean Your Bathroom?
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a woman in a polka dot dress holding her hands over her genitals because of vulvar itching
Itchy Vulva? Here’s What Your Body’s Trying to Tell You
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illustration of trans or non-binary person looking in mirror on green background to convey concept of eating disorder prevalence in trans people
Eating Disorders Are a Health Crisis for Trans People. Here's Why and How to Help
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Female jogger putting headphone in her ear and wondering why her ears are itchy
7 Reasons Why Your Ears Are Itchy (and What to Do About It)
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a woman looking at her mouth in the mirror because she has itchy gums
Itchy Gums? Here's What Your Body's Trying to Tell You
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a woman making her bed in the morning, as an example of morning habits for better sleep
6 Things to Do Every Morning for a Better Night's Sleep
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How Bad Is It Really to Never Clean Your Washing Machine?
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Black woman walking outside in a park, doing a walking meditation
Can't Sit Still to Meditate? Try a Walking Meditation Instead
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The 7 Best Products for Hot Sleepers
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Adult man using the toilet at home because he can't empty his bladder
Bladder Not Emptying All the Way? Here's What Might Be Going On
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a person with bunions trying on multiple pairs of shoes
6 Things That Cause Bunions and How to Prevent Them
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The 6 Best Silk Pillowcases for Healthier Skin and Hair
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How Bad Is It Really to Shower After Eating?
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Senior African couple at breakfast table
6 Things to Do Every Morning to Support Healthy Aging
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an illustration of five people of different gender expressions who are smiling because of gender euphoria
What Is Gender Euphoria and How Can It Affect Your Health?
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an illustration of a dirty dishwasher that needs to be cleaned
How Bad Is It Really to Never Clean Your Dishwasher?
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The 6 Best Sunscreens for Tattoos
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a woman sitting in a home office chair while working in her kitchen
The 6 Best Office Chairs to Support Healthy Posture
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a man in bed sleeping on his side
The 8 Best Mattresses for Side Sleepers
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Mature man having his thinning hair combed at a salon
Why Your Hair Gets Thinner With Age and What to Do About It
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A man holding his jaw because of wisdom tooth pain
What Causes Wisdom Tooth Pain and the Best Remedies to Treat It
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illustration of a person picking a scab on their arm
How Bad Is It Really to Pick a Scab?
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Mature man in his bedroom doing a yoga pose for bladder control
Tired of Waking Up to Pee at Night? Do This One Yoga Pose Before Bed
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back view of a person with long hair itching their scalp
Itchy Scalp? Here’s What Your Body’s Trying to Tell You
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Woman at home eating a bowl of oatmeal to help her poop better
Your 7-Day Kickstart Plan for Healthier Poops
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A young man eating ice cream, as an example of what causes brain freeze
What the Heck Is Brain Freeze, Anyway?
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Back view of women walking in the forest and wearing sun-protective clothing
How to Pick the Best Sun-Protective Clothing and 10 Products to Try
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a man lying in bed and taking a natural sleep aid such as melatonin
Do Melatonin and 7 Other Natural Sleep Aids Really Work?
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woman sleeping in bed and wearing an eye mask
4 Ways Your Period Messes With Your Sleep and What to Do About It
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a collage of some of the best bathroom stools on a peach and teal background
The 5 Best Bathroom Stools for Healthier Pooping
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Trans couple talking to Black doctor at doctor's office
7 Barriers to Gender-Affirming Care and How to Overcome Them
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iIllustration of a person putting on sunscreen at night in a green bathroom
How Bad Is It Really to Sleep With Sunscreen On?
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Person in wheelchair seated across from partner eating breakfast at home in the dining room
6 Reasons Why You Get Hiccups After Eating
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How Bad Is It Really to Sleep With Wet Hair?
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The 7 Best Shoes for Heel Spurs
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A collage of mattresses from the best Memorial Day mattress sales
The 14 Best Memorial Day Mattress Sales to Shop This Weekend
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a collage of some of the best waterproof sunscreens on an orange background
The 6 Best Water-Resistant Sunscreens That Stand Up to Sweat and Swimming
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mixed media image of a person's legs as they're sitting on the toilet, against an orange and teal background
What Really Happens to Your Body When You’re Constipated
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a woman with somniphobia lying awake in her bed at night
Too Anxious to Sleep? Here's How to Tell if It's Somniphobia
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woman smiling while doing yoga in her living room, as a way to practice body acceptance
10 Ways to Nurture Your Relationship With Your Body
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A thoughtful senior woman standing in the kitchen and drinking water in the morning
Want to Age Well? Do This as Soon as You Get Out of Bed Every Morning
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Woman washing her hair in hot water, as an example of things that make dandruff worse
5 Mistakes That Can Make Dandruff Worse
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Young woman with dog at home, exercising during her period
How Your Period Affects Your Workouts, and 3 Tips to Modify Your Routine
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a tattoo artist drawing a tattoo on a customer and wearing a mask for safety
Are Tattoos Bad for You? Here Are 4 Health Risks to Know
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Pregnant woman sleeping in bed with a body pillow
The 7 Best Body Pillows, According to Sleep Experts
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woman sitting on a bed massaging her foot and taking off her uncomfortable shoes, as a home remedy for bunions
The 6 Best Home Remedies for Bunions
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man sitting in bed with his hand over his heart because he woke up with chest pain
Waking Up With Chest Pain? Here’s What Your Body’s Trying to Tell You
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Woman Helping Man On Trail As Group Of Senior Friends Go Hiking In Countryside Together, as an example of a healthy aging community
How to Create Your Own 'Healthy Aging' Community
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Playful Senior Couple Lounging on the Bed
Why Your Libido Declines as You Age and What You Can Do About It
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a woman sleeping on an airplane, as a way to prevent jet lag
The 10 Best Ways to Prevent and Treat Jet Lag
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4 Products Pelvic-Floor Experts Recommend for Better Pelvic Floor Health
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Top view of rolls of toilet paper on a pink background
Why You Have to Pee More Often as You Age, and What to Do About It
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close view of a person's hands gripping the bedcovers because they woke up shaking
Waking Up Shaking? Here’s What Your Body’s Trying to Tell You
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illustration of a person talking to their doctor with fingers crossed behind their back to show they're lying
How Bad Is It Really to Fib to Your Doctor?
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Physical therapist aiding patient sitting on blue yoga ball in room full of exercise equipment, as an example of pelvic floor physical therapy
What Is Pelvic Floor Therapy? Here's How to Tell if It's Right for You
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10 Personal Cooling Products to Keep You Comfortable This Summer
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Woman texting sitting on toilet, visit restroom with mobile phone, female read news on smartphone
3 Causes of Excessive Vaginal Discharge and When to See a Doctor
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Man with a clogged ear
7 Reasons Your Ear Feels Clogged, and What to Do About It
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Midsection Of Woman Holding Blister Pack of birth control pills, as a cause of recurring yeast infections
Keep Getting Yeast Infections? Here's What Your Body's Trying to Tell You
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A collage of some of the best shoes for arthritis
The 6 Best Shoes for Arthritis
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Closeup image african woman holding glass drinking still water
What Causes Anhidrosis and How to Treat It
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Young man with prosthetic leg having online mental health session, as an example of affordable health care options
7 Tips to Find Affordable Health Care
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Black woman doing upward-facing dog pose, as a way to combat age-related posture changes
3 Ways Your Posture Changes With Age and What You Can Do About It
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An illustration of a pair of airpods that are covered in dirt and earwax, against a light blue background
How Bad Is It Really to Never Clean Your Earbuds?
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a woman drinking coffee and listening to a mental health podcast in bed
7 Podcasts to Support Your Mental Health
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An illustration of a package of open baby wipes on the back of a toilet , in a bathroom with peach tile
How Bad Is It Really to Use Baby Wipes Down There?
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The 10 Best On-Sale Mother's Day Gifts for Health-Conscious Moms
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What Causes Calcium Deposits on Teeth and How to Prevent Them
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The 5 Best Sunscreens for Dark Skin That Don't Leave a White Cast
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