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Young man leaning on bath cutting toenails to prevent ingrown toenail
Does Cutting a 'V' in the Middle of a Toenail Really Cure Ingrowns?
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2 Benefits of Coconut Oil — and the Claims to Stop Believing
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How Bad Is It Really to Drink Coffee on an Empty Stomach?
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This Is Why You Drool So Much in Your Sleep
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Here's What Causes Hangnails and How to Prevent Them
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Young woman having a telehealth visit with her doctor from home
45 Telehealth Statistics You Should Know
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7 Things to Never Say to Someone With Obesity
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Man eating in front of the refrigerator late night
6 Signs You’re Not Eating Enough Carbs
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Female nurse administers COVID vaccine to male patient
4 Things to Know if You Didn't Have Side Effects From the COVID Vaccine
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4 Things Longevity Experts Do Every Day for Healthy Aging
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Try the 15x15x15 Formula Each Morning for a More Productive Day
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Always Cold? Here's What Your Body's Trying to Tell You
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woman at home with a fever, as a side effect of the COVID vaccine
5 Things to Know if You Had Side Effects From the COVID Vaccine
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Young woman sitting on couch at home and eating takeout food
5 Mistakes to Avoid if You Want to Age Well
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7 Dos and Don'ts for Life After Vaccination
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Woman feeling hot sitting in front of a cooling fan
Always Hot? Here’s What Your Body’s Trying to Tell You
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Doctor in medical gloves giving Covid-19 vaccine shot to male patient
What Happens if a Vaccine Shot Misses the Muscle?
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6 Foods to Eat (and 2 to Avoid) After the COVID Shot, According to a Doctor
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man getting COVID vaccine in his right arm
Should You Get Your Second COVID Shot in the Same Arm?
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man filling recycling bin on suburban street avoiding common recycling mistakes
7 Recycling Mistakes You're Probably Making (and How to Fix Them)
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Upset woman sitting on couch alone at home
5 Things to Do if You're Feeling Guilty About Getting the COVID Vaccine
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Woman Rests in the Grass With Pet Poodle Dog
7 Ways to Cope With Pandemic Fatigue and Feel Better
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Person with "I got my COVID-19 vaccine" sticker
When Exactly Are You 'Fully Vaccinated' Against COVID, and What Does That Mean?
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person trimming their toenails to avoid ingrown nails
This Is How to Trim Your Toenails to Avoid Ingrowns
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woman drinking a protein shake after a workout in the gym
5 Signs You're Eating Too Much Protein
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woman with a fear of needles getting a vaccine
Have a Fear of Needles? Here Are 3 Steps to Overcome It
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A woman using the Dr. B site on her phone to find a COVID vaccine
The Dr. B Site Lets You Know When Extra COVID-19 Shots Are Available Near You
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Elderly couple holding hands and in a happy relationship, as an example of healthy aging habits
4 Habits This Octogenarian Aging Expert Does Every Day for Longevity
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A smiling woman giving her friend a high-five after exercise, as an example of how to lose weight with obesity
9 Tips for Losing Weight When You Have Obesity
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A doctor giving the COVID vaccine to an older man while another person waits her turn
Should You Wait to Get the COVID Vaccine if You Think Other People Need It More?
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A woman wearing a face mask and getting a vaccine against COVID-19
6 Reasons You Should Get the COVID Vaccine Even if It Isn't 'Perfect'
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Roast chicken over farro and vegetables, as an example of dinner foods for longevity
The One Meal an Aging Expert Wants You to Eat More Often
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A young woman working at home and feeling tired with no energy
Feeling Drained? These 7 Habits Can Sap Your Energy
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6 Things You Can Clean With Vinegar, and 3 You Shouldn't
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Illustration of a bucket of disinfectant products
How Bad Is It Really to Use Disinfectant All the Time?
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Tired woman using mobile phone while lying on exercise mat in living room
5 Signs You're Eating Too Much Fat
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Little Girl Visits Grandparents Through Window
Is It Safe to Visit Friends and Family Once They've Been Vaccinated?
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A hand adjusting the weight on a scale to represent obesity
What Is Obesity, Exactly?
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A woman taking a bandage off her upper arm after getting the COVID vaccine
The Best Ways to Manage COVID Vaccine Side Effects, According to a Doctor
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A woman eating food that suddenly tastes different
Food Suddenly Tastes Different? Here's What Your Body's Trying to Tell You
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A woman drinking coffee and yawning as a symptom of too much caffeine
6 Surprising Signs You're Drinking Too Much Caffeine
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A row and variety of colorful protective face masks hanging at home
Exactly When to Wear Each Type of Face Mask to Protect Against COVID-19
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Gloved hands preparing injection with COVID-19 vaccine
5 Things Doctors Want You to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine
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A woman using safe cleaning products during the COVID-19 pandemic
5 Signs Your Hand Sanitizer and Cleaning Products Are Ineffective — or Worse, Unsafe
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Doctor giving a woman a COVID-19 vaccine
Here's Exactly What to Do After You Get Your COVID Vaccine
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Illustration of a tampon and a clock, representing how long you can wear a tampon
How Bad Is It Really to Wear a Tampon for Longer Than 8 Hours?
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Donuts drizzled in chocolate and sprinkles
5 Signs You're Eating Too Much Added Sugar
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Young woman shows self-made mask to protect against viruses and bacteria
7 Signs It's Time to Replace Your Face Mask
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A woman closing the drapes as a cheap way to heat a room
6 Ways to Warm Up a Room Without Central Heating
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Woman with face mask getting vaccinated against covid-19 variants
What We Know So Far About the Coronavirus Variants
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A young couple wearing masks on an outdoor date during COVID-19
A Step-by-Step Guide to Dating in the Time of COVID
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A vaccine syringe held in front of health care worker's masked face to show COVID vaccine conspiracy theory concept
7 Myths About the COVID Vaccine You Should Stop Believing
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A woman with long COVID with shortness of breath after walking
Here's What We Know So Far About 'Long COVID'
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Young Waitress Serving Food to Customers in Outdoor Tent Wearing a Mask
Outdoor Dining Isn't Always Safer. Look for These 5 Things Before You Go
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A woman with COVID-19 is wearing a mask and texting in isolation at home
So You Tested Positive for COVID-19. Now What?
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Woman picking up some fruits and veggies from the fridge
5 Ways to Optimize Your Health in 2021, According to a Primary Care Doctor
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Woman With Warm Clothing Feeling The Cold Inside House
Yes, You're More Likely to Get Sick in Cold Weather — Here's Why
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Mature man taking a COVID-19 vaccine from his doctor
If You’ve Had COVID-19, Do You Still Need to Get the Vaccine?
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Woman with excessive saliva wiping her mouth with a napkin
Too Much Saliva in Your Mouth? Here's What Your Body's Trying to Tell You
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Young woman using a hand sanitizer
9 Mistakes That Make Hand Sanitizer Less Likely to Kill Germs
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Relaxing on the Sofa
10 Ways You Can Prepare Mentally and Physically for a Pandemic Winter
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woman checking her belly button in front of the mirror
This Is Why Your Bellybutton Smells So Bad
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A couple wearing masks and taking a selfie near the beach
This Is Why You’ll Be Social Distancing and Wearing Masks a Lot Longer Than You Think
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A woman writing in a journal at home
5 Things to Do Thanksgiving Morning to Feel Healthier All Day
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Woman Has Temperature Taken By Office Worker Wearing Mask
8 Mistakes That Make You More Likely to Spread COVID-19
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Here's What We Know About COVID-19 Vaccine Development and Safety
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Woman in protective mask having massage treatment.
Is It OK to Go Get a Massage Right Now?
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Illustration of a person walking away from the toilet, not washing their hands after using the bathroom
How Bad Is It Really to Skip Washing Your Hands After Using the Bathroom?
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Family Posing For Selfie Next To Car Packed For Road Trip during COVID pandemic
Planning a Road Trip? Here’s How to Stay Safe on Your Travels
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Illustration of a person refilling a plastic water bottle
How Bad Is It Really to Reuse a Plastic Water Bottle?
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The cleaning woman is standing in the bathroom holding a blue bucket full of chemicals and facilities for storing her hands.
9 Ways to Stay Healthy When Your Whole Family Is Sick
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woman packing luggage in log cabin during long-term house rental during coronavirus pandemic
Planning to Rent a House? Follow These 5 Steps to Avoid COVID-19
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