• Health
    WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 01:  Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) listens to a question during a press conference following the weekly policy meeting at the U.S. Capitol December 1, 2015 in Washington, DC. During the press conference McConnell discussed the upcoming Senate legislative agenda including another vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act, and an omnibus spending bill. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
    The Senate Is Finalizing a Health Care Bill But You’re Not Allowed to See It

    Republican Senate leaders may strike an initial deal on health care legislation to dismantle Obamacare in the coming days. But don’t expect to see what the bill would actually contain. Senators reportedly have no plans to release the legislative details anytime soon, senior legislative aides tell Axios’ Caitlin Owens. “We aren’t stupid,” the publication quotes […]

  • Health
    John Flannery, president and chief executive officer of GE Healthcare, speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York, U.S., on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. Flannery discussed the company's performance and growth. Photographer: Christopher Goodney/Bloomberg via Getty Images
    GE Puts a Health Care Vet on Top

    There was some mighty big news at GE this morning, as GE CEO Jeff Immelt announced he was stepping down from the role on August 1, and being replaced by the current head of GE’s healthcare division, John Flannery. Flannery will assume the Chairman’s title as well on Jan. 1, 2018—which will put a formal […]

  • Beauty
    1
    How to Not Let A Sebaceous Cyst Ruin Your Life

    Blame Dr. Pimple Popper’s addictively gross videos or just our endless fascination with lumps and bumps — the fact is, we’re more into diagnosing and dissecting our blemishes than ever. The sebaceous cyst is one type of bump getting a lot of buzz in all those cringe-worthy social media videos. But what exactly are those […]

  • Health
    1
    Millennials Are Obsessed With Self-Care, Thanks to the Internet

    Millennials are recognized by their predecessors as the generation attached to their screens. And while this may be true and often criticized, a new study shows that there are positive outcomes from this behavior. According to research done by ERIC Institute of Education Sciences, there is in fact a link between the increased self-care of Americans ages […]

  • Health
    1
    How A Major Gut Infection Completely Screwed Over My Sex Drive

    I spent the first few weeks of summer 2016 with the shakes, a fever, shooting pains in my stomach, and, most importantly, unrelenting diarrhea. I figured I just had to wait it out. Not to brag or anything, but I had had diarrhea before, and with the right approach it always went away in a […]

  • Beauty
    1
    This Calculator Analyzes if Your Lips Are Aging You

    People tend to think about the eyes first when it comes to your physical appearance revealing your age. While it’s true that this is one of the most recognized areas of the face to show the signs of aging (we’re talking to you, crow’s feet), your lips could be giving your age away. As funny […]

  • Health
    1
    The Most Important Thing Men Want Women to Know About Intimacy

    I recently conducted two informal surveys about sex and intimacy; one survey went out to men in their 20s and 30s, the other to women of the same ages. While I did expect there to be some overlap in the free-response format, I didn’t expect the overlap to be so consistent in both sets. We’re still […]

  • Beauty
    1
    The Surprising Treatment That Cures Swollen, Itchy Mosquito Bites

    Not too long ago, my boyfriend and I went to the Dominican Republic to visit his family. I was prepared for the humidity, the fast-paced Spanish, and the endless servings of plantains, but I wasn’t ready for the hordes of mosquitoes. “They bite foreigners more than natives,” my boyfriend warned, and he was right. After […]

  • Health
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MARCH 25:  Bottles of Coca Cola and Pepsi soft drinks sit in a cooler at a 76 gas station on March 25, 2013 in San Francisco, California. According to a report by Beverage Digest, sales of carbonated soft drinks in the United States fell 1.2 percent in 2012 to 9.17 billion cases.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
    Seattle to Become Latest American City to Tax Sugary Drinks

    Seattle’s City Council voted on Monday to levy a special tax on sodas and other sugary beverages sold to consumers, becoming the latest of several local government bodies across the country to take such action for the sake of public health. The measure, to be signed by Mayor Ed Murray on Tuesday, was approved on […]