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We rounded up many of the classic food-and-drink-related urban legends, as well as some of the newer ones you may have noticed in friends’ social-...
There’s a growing trend among both men and women who are seeking a more permanent solution to getting rid of unwanted hair: laser hair removal. And...
As much as you wish that drinking ice-cold water will burn fat, it won't. And that calorie counter on the Elliptical machine is also lying to you. It...
We don’t know why rumors start, but sometimes “conventional wisdom” is not always so accurate. Like, say, when we’re...
“Dogs do not say ‘I love you’ with a hug,” says dog behaviorist Melissa Berryman, who has spent years studying dog bites and...
Valentine’s Day is rapidly approaching, and with more than 50% of celebrants purchasing candy for a loved one, chocolate is a hot commodity. But it’s...
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When it comes to nutrition myths, it’s easy to believe something so many people constantly proclaim is true — especially when most of us aren’t...
Whether you sprinkle red pepper flakes on everything or prefer a cheesecake doused in extra chocolate sauce, it’s all a matter of taste. But how do...