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How To Raise Your Kids So That They Become Self-Sufficient Adults

The college admissions scandal highlights some very important truths about privilege, mental health and, of course, parenting. While the vast majority of parents...

Mental Illness Cleaned Out My Bank Account And Destroyed My Credit

Three years ago, I hit financial rock bottom. Rent was due and, once again, I didn’t have it. I did, however,...

Mississippi Governor Signs 'Heartbeat' Abortion Ban

March 21 (Reuters) - Mississippi’s Republican governor signed one of America’s strictest abortion bills on Thursday banning women from obtaining an abortion once...

This Endometriosis App Can Change The Way We View Women's Health

It took journalist Lizzie O’Leary 21 years to be diagnosed with endometriosis, even though her symptoms appeared shortly after her first period. “An entire...

I'm A Mom And I Couldn't Stop Drinking And Using. Here's What It's Like.

I was a drunk mom. And by drunk mom, I don’t mean the fun mom who starts dancing with her kids...

Breakthrough Study Offers New Stats On Abortion And Birth In Prison

In 2016, there were more than 111,000 women in American prisons, an almost 800 percent increase from 1980. Yet the number of those...

CBD May Possibly Interfere With Your Daily Medication

The interest in cannabidiol (aka CBD) ― a nonpsychoactive chemical found in marijuana and hemp plants ― is only growing. It has made its...

Why The New Postpartum Depression Drug Is Potentially A Very Big Deal

In the days after Shea Oakes gave birth to her first daughter 15 years ago, she could not stop weeping. Oakes’ OB-GYN told...

Kentucky Governor Says He Exposed His 9 Kids To Chickenpox Instead Of Vaccinating Them

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin (R) intentionally exposed his nine children to chickenpox instead of vaccinating them against the disease, he said in a...

Kirsten Gillibrand Faces Opioid Bill Backlash From Disability Community

Following backlash from patients with chronic pain and people in the disability community, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) on Wednesday found herself backpedaling on...

John Legend Eats Salad For Breakfast For A Very Important Reason

Forget green eggs and ham ― John Legend goes straight for the leafy greens in the morning. The singer and coach on...

The Psychology Behind People Who Fake Cancer

On March 20, Hulu premieres its original anthology series “The Act,” the first season of which plays out the true story of Dee Dee...

The Push To Legalize Medical Marijuana In The South Is Leaving Black People Behind

By Max Blau Natalie Jones Bonner, a 58-year-old entrepreneur in Biloxi, Mississippi, who has used cannabis to reduce inflammation in her knees...

Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard Reveal Their Road To Marriage Was Pretty Rocky

The idea of fairytale romance didn’t quite work for Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard. But they still managed to find their own version of...

Why Do I Keep Getting Yeast Infections?

Symptoms of yeast infections are unmissable (hello, itchiness and discharge). The issue is one of the more frustrating realities of living with a vagina....

After 25 Years, I Still Don't Know What To Expect From My MS

In the harsh glare of the bathroom mirror, I pull down my pajama bottoms and scan my body. According to my rotation, I...