Arizona Officials Say Nearly 1,000 People May Have Been Exposed to Measles

In a development that could dramatically widen the scope of a measles outbreak that began last month at Disney parks in California, Arizona health officials said Wednesday that up to 1,000 people in that state may have been exposed to the highly infectious disease.

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5 Moves You Can Steal from Katy Perry’s Trainer

In case you haven’t heard, Katy Perry will perform at the halftime show of Sunday’s Super Bowl. Perry’s trainer Harley Pasternak says she loves how working out makes her feel. Try these 5 exercises to sweat like a celeb.

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Coughing: You’re Doing It Wrong

Come on, people: Cover. Your. Mouths.

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The Weird Way Your Bridesmaids Can Predict How Long You’ll Live

What your friends say about you may matter more than you think, a new study suggests.

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Women Aren’t the Only Jealous Ones: Why Men Love to Hate Tom Brady

Judging from the overwrought—and borderline gleeful—reaction from TV pundits to sports radio fanatics, it seems pretty clear that something other than the sacred rules of sportsmanship is fueling the backlash over under-inflated footballs.

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Here’s What Happens When You Serve People ‘Cold-Pressed Juice’ Made With Skittles and Fun Dip

The prank on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ is a perfect example of the health halo effect.

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Why This Nursing Mom Wasn’t Allowed to Bring Her Breast Pump on a Plane, and What She’s Doing About It

The woman tried to explain that her suitcase contained a medical device (which is exempt from the airline’s carry-on allowance), but she still had to check her bag.

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5 Things You Definitely Should Not Be Doing to Your Vagina

Just when we thought we’d heard it all, Gwyneth Paltrow recently touted the restorative powers of vaginal steam treatments. Here’s the scoop on this and four other things you shouldn’t do to your vagina.

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California Dad Asks School to Bar Unvaccinated Children to Keep His Son Safe

This parent of a 6-year-old in remission from leukemia has a strong message for people who choose not to vaccinate their kids.

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Why You Should Stop Apologizing For Everything

In the aftermath of Juno, some meteorologists took to Twitter to say sorry for predicting a bigger, badder storm than what actually hit most of the Northeast. But they’re not the only people who rush to apologize for things beyond their control.

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Watch the Chilling New Domestic Violence Ad You’ll See During the Super Bowl

The ad is part of the NFL’s “No More” campaign, but you won’t see any earnest-looking football players here.

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10 Healthy-ish Super Bowl Recipes That Will Be the Talk of the Party

These creative snack ideas will get your guests excited and many of them sneak in veggies and fruit.

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Watch the ‘Uptown Funk’ Dance Video That Made Bruno Mars Cry

Here’s a bit of funky inspiration for your day.

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Sugary Drinks Linked to Girls’ Earlier Periods

Girls who drink sugary beverages have their first period earlier, a new study says, and that’s not a good thing.

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Think Your Mom’s Annoying? Wait Until You See This Instagram Account

New Yorker Kate Siegel documents the many texts exchanged with her overbearing, over-caring, and over-sharing mom on her viral Instagram account Crazy Jewish Mom.

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How Thyroid Problems Could Harm Women’s Fertility

A new study supports the notion that thyroid disorders can cause significant reproductive problems for women.

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Long-Term Use of Certain Allergy, Depression Meds Tied to Higher Odds for Dementia

Long-term and/or high-dose use of a class of medications used for hay fever, depression and other ills has been linked in a new study to a higher risk of dementia.

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