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Arianne Brown: Run the town to know the town

Moving to a new town can be scary, especially when you don’t know your way around. This is particularly a challenge for me because I am what you would call directionally disabled.

December 28, 2017 | Arianne Brown Deseret News | Living well


This is the hair color you should have based on your skin tone

Depending on the year, it seems like everyone is going for the same hair color. Last year it was grey and pastel colors, this year it’s platinum blonde but don't worry, the ombre and balayage are still going strong — and probably won’t be fading out anytime soon.

December 27, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


Food, health and wellness holiday gift guide

Do you have a food or health lover on your Christmas list but not sure what to give? Or maybe that’s you and you’d like to share a list with your friends and family.

December 25, 2017 | Emily Fonnesbeck KSL.com | Living well


You don't catch a cold from cold weather, science confirms

"Bundle up out there or you're going to catch a cold." That's what all of our mothers told us before going outside to play in the snow when we were kids. We've learned to equate cold weather with an increased risk of actually catching a cold.

December 25, 2017 | David Snell FamilyShare | Living well


How America's changing mortality rate could be changing the country

For the first time in more than half a century, Americans’ life expectancy declined for the second straight year, a change driven by drug overdose deaths among younger people, officials said Thursday.

December 25, 2017 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


7 simple ways to make your pimples vanish overnight

One of the worst feelings in the world is waking up the morning before a big event, work presentation, party or lunch out with friends, and seeing a giant pimple in the middle of your face. It always seems to happen right before particularly stressful events, maybe because stress and anticipation messes with your hormones — making the pimple show up in the first place.

December 23, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


How I de-stress after a hard day's work: 10 fun hobbies for introverts

“Solitude matters, and for some people, it is the air that they breathe.” —Susan Cain

December 23, 2017 | Emily Johnson FamilyShare | Living well


Scientists are fighting for a ban on this common item your children use all the time

Take a look in your arts and crafts cabinet, makeup drawer or nail polish bag and you’ll probably find a common item — glitter. One of my friends in high school actually carried around a jar of the sparkly stuff and threw it up in the air whenever someone was feeling sad. It was magical.

December 22, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


Signs of mental illness in your teen

Knowing the difference between normal teenage behavior and signs of mental illness can be difficult. If your teen is being moody or acting out, you may assume it’s because of the physical, hormonal and social changes he or she is experiencing through puberty. Teenagers experience a variety of difficulties and pressures that can overwhelm them.

December 21, 2017 | Dan Gellman FamilyShare | Living well


4 signs your body is giving up its ability to have children

There are things we don’t realize can affect our ability to have children. Illness, age, past pregnancies and a few other factors all can affect our body’s ability to have children.

December 20, 2017 | Megan Shauri FamilyShare | Living well


The key to long-term weight loss may surprise you

Most everyone wants the secret to weight loss — the easiest and fastest way to lose enough to fit into those jeans again. All over social media, shakes, juice cleanses, special diets, calorie counting, and intense workouts show promising results.

December 19, 2017 | Wendy Jessen FamilyShare | Living well


Don't shoot the messenger, but drinking alcohol causes cancer

It's official: Alcohol causes cancer.

December 19, 2017 | David Snell FamilyShare | Living well


10 weirdly effective ways to boost your metabolism and lose weight fast

Losing weight is hard enough, and when you add in a slow metabolism, it can seem downright impossible to shed those extra pounds you’re carrying around. I’ve been there, and I know the struggle all too well.

December 19, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


This one thing will help you make it through the winter

If the thought of winter brings literal shivers up your spine and a strong desire to hibernate, all inducing a general grumpiness, brace yourself because the worst time of year is practically upon us.

December 13, 2017 | Emily Hellewell FamilyShare | Living well


7 haircuts that will flatter anyone with thin hair

Having thin hair can be a blessing and a curse, just like any other type of hair. It’s great for fun pixie cuts and darling bobs, but it can also be a pain trying to style and manage it.

December 12, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


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7 tricks to get luxurious volume in your hair

Somehow, flat hair can be a problem for both those with thick and thin hair alike. With thin, you simply don’t have enough hair ...

January 18, 2018 | Amberlee Lovell FamilyShare | Living well


5 menstrual cup brands you should know about

One of my only regrets in life is not discovering menstrual cups until my mid 30's. Now that I know how amazing they are ...

January 18, 2018 | Jackie Bolen FamilyShare | Living well


A gynecologist guide to getting pregnant easier

If you’re trying to conceive, those two weeks before your expected period can feel like an eternity. And the two minutes as you wait ...

January 17, 2018 | Shaelynn Miller FamilyShare | Living well


6 diseases that could explain why you need to pee frequently.

Do you find it hard to get through a meeting or a short road trip without having to stop for a bathroom break? If that ...

January 17, 2018 | Monica Neely FamilyShare | Living well


These 8 symptoms might mean you have endometriosis (and what that means for you)

As if getting your period wasn’t bad enough, 176 million women worldwide also have to handle the symptoms of endometriosis. It’s a condition ...

January 11, 2018 | Emily Cummings FamilyShare | Living well


Emotional resilience more important to kids than straight A’s

My critics are providing me much material of late for this column and my weekly radio show (Saturdays, 6 p.m., AFR).

January 10, 2018 | John Rosemond | Living well


4 ways to get better beauty sleep

A good night sleep is just as important as eating healthy and exercising. Unfortunately, it is also one of the easiest things to forget to ...

January 08, 2018 | Christa Cutler FamilyShare | Living well


13 medications you should NEVER use while pregnant

You want a happy and healthy pregnancy; so you likely watch what you eat, and do your best to get enough sleep (although that growing ...

January 06, 2018 | Emily Cummings FamilyShare | Living well


25 mini-habits that will help with your anxiety

Anxiety can feel like a large, ominous obstacle, but maybe these small and simple habits can help. When anxiety hits and you start feeling overwhelmed ...

January 06, 2018 | McKenna Park FamilyShare | Living well


Replacing white rice with brown rice is equivalent to a 30 minute walk

What’s the difference between white rice and brown rice? Here’s a hint: it’s not just color.

January 05, 2018 | Troy Trobough FamilyShare | Living well


All the secrets you need to eliminate your double chin once and for all

When you look in the mirror, are you dismayed by the sight of the dreaded double chin?

January 05, 2018 | Benjamin Greene FamilyShare | Living well


Ethiopia emerges as an African success story. But it still has this 'first world' problem

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — There was a young boy in a Manchester United jersey and an old woman whose face was tattooed with an Orthodox cross ...

January 05, 2018 | Matthew LaPlante Deseret News special workflow | Living well


Adolescents who use e-cigarettes are twice as likely to smoke, new report says

Teens may think they're playing it safe by using e-cigarettes, hookahs and smokeless tobacco, but they're twice as likely to have smoked cigarettes ...

January 03, 2018 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


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