A Fat-Burning, Endurance-Boosting Jump Rope Circuit

Not only does jumping rope help you burn calories, it also strengthens your legs, glutes, arms, and shoulders in as little as 5 minutes.

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Painful, Itchy Patches Could Be a Sign of Skin Cancer

Painful or itchy skin lesions could be a warning sign of skin cancer, researchers report.

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Dogs Can Get Jealous Too, According to This Adorable Study

Jealousy may not be the sole domain of humans, with new research showing dogs can get downright possessive when it comes to the love of their master.

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Acetaminophen May Not Help Back Pain After All

Even though its use is often advised by doctors, the painkiller acetaminophen — best known as Tylenol — does not help treat lower back pain, according to a new Australian study.

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This Toaster Will Singe Selfies on Your Bread

Yes, really.

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What You Need to Know About Caffeine Powder

The substance made headlines recently after the FDA advised people not to buy it. It’s already been linked to one death.

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What NOT To Wear to a CrossFit Class

Take some of the uncertainty out of your first workout by knowing what to wear—or better yet, what NOT to wear.

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The Weird Link Between Weight Loss and Incontinence

Weight-loss surgery appears to have an additional side benefit—it may improve urinary incontinence symptoms in women, according to a new study. Other research shows that nonsurgical weight loss improves leakage, too.

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Help Out: The American Red Cross Needs Blood Donations Badly

Blood donations to the American Red Cross are down substantially, and the agency says an “emergency situation” could arise within weeks.

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Why Too Much Salt Could Be Extra Harmful For Diabetics

A diet loaded with salt is associated with double the risk of heart attack or stroke in people with type 2 diabetes.

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Many Overweight Kids Think They’re Thinner Than They Are

Many obese and overweight American children and teens look in the mirror and tell themselves their weight is fine, U.S. health officials reported Wednesday.

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Po(o)p Quiz: What’s Normal in the Bathroom?

Check your stool know-how with our quiz.

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5 Things You Need to Know About Vitamin D Deficiency

Vitamin D protects your bones, brain and heart, and may even help you live longer. But most Americans aren’t getting enough of it. Here’s what you need to know about the “sunshine vitamin.”

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The Right Way to Talk to Your Partner About Your Sex Life

Hint: Emailing your spouse a spreadsheet detailing your disappointment isn’t it

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10 New Ways to Do a Plank

Once you’ve mastered holding a perfect plank, challenge yourself a bit more with one of these variations.

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The Reason Why Your Peaches Are Being Recalled

A primer on listeria following the recall of peaches, nectarines, and plums sold at bulk food stores.

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Could Yogurt Help Lower High Blood Pressure?

A new study suggests that potential help in lowering high blood pressure might be as close as your refrigerator.

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