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How you can help Texas recover from Harvey

Emergency officials say that donating money is the best way to help when a natural disaster strikes, but there are plenty of opportunities for people who want to help in more concrete ways.

September 01, 2017 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


Lessons learned: Katrina and now Houston show how people, not just government, are key to effective

The historic flooding that accompanied Hurricane Harvey when it stormed ashore the Texas coast Aug. 25 brought to mind disasters of yesteryear, among them Katrina, the category 5 monster that drowned New Orleans 12 years ago.

September 01, 2017 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


8 foods that are healthier for you after you cook them

We all know that fruits and vegetables are good for you. That’s a given. But did you know that there are ways to make your fresh fruits and veggies even healthier?

August 31, 2017 | Emily Brady FamilyShare | Living well


What canning peaches taught me about food

Years ago, my then 90-year-old grandma taught me how to can peaches.

August 31, 2017 | Paige Smathers KSL.com | Living well


5 damaging side effects that come with a pornography habit

If you’re a human with internet access, chances are you’ve seen pornography at least once in your life. It’s everywhere, and it’s easier than ever to access or stumble across by accident.

August 31, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


7 secrets to getting rid of those pesky bags under your eyes

I was in college the first time I noticed puffy, blue bags under my eyes, and I was mortified. I thought baggy eyes were for grandmas; how was I supposed to love this new dating scene with eyes like that?

August 29, 2017 | Emily Brady FamilyShare | Living well


What moms should know about baby powder and cancer

The $417 million jury verdict for a California woman who is dying of ovarian cancer after using Johnson's Baby Powder for more than 40 years has the company, researchers and families seeking ways to respond to the unproven connection between the disease and talcum powder.

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


Secrets to longevity from the Blue Zones

We can learn a lot about health and longevity from the Blue Zones. As a health professional who wishes to help others find long-lasting and sustainable wellness, it seems only natural to educate others on what we see happening in this areas.

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


Hairdresser refuses to shave the matted hair off of this depressed teen’s head

Kayley Olsson is a hairdresser in Iowa, who recently had a Facebook post that went viral, all because she refused to follow the instructions of her client.

August 24, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


Please don’t tell me to slow down

A couple of weeks ago, I tripped while running down a mountain, sending my knee smashing into a rock. The impact was so hard that I ended up splitting the skin and tissue wide open below my kneecap, resulting in 22 stitches to piece me back together.

August 24, 2017 | Arianne Brown Deseret News | Living well


11 natural remedies to get rid of morning sickness during pregnancy

Many women face morning sickness during pregnancy, and it can feel like a never-ending problem. However, the good news is that it is temporary. It is only a very tiny part of the entire pregnancy.

August 24, 2017 | Richa Sethia FamilyShare | Living well


Find out what the appearance of white spots on your lips indicates

If you’ve ever experienced white spots on your lips or inside your mouth, you can attest to the fact that they can be painful, uncomfortable and sometimes embarrassing.

August 24, 2017 | Benjamin Greene FamilyShare | Living well


Mom posts photos of her “beautiful child” miscarried at 14 weeks; now she’s pleading with women to d

Felicia Cash was home one day when she started living a nightmare. She felt pain and started bleeding, and within a few minutes, she delivered her sweet, miscarried son, Japeth Peace. The child was only 14 weeks and six days gestation, and he was “perfectly formed” but within the legal time of abortion.

August 24, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


These 3 kids items have more germs than your bathroom floor

There is no getting around it - kids are messy. I don’t think I truly understood what “messy” meant until we brought a baby into our home. From newborn diapers and baby spit-up to mud-filled toddler shoes, parenting is a dirty job.

August 20, 2017 | Krystal Rogers-Nelson FamilyShare | Living well


I quit sugar completely for a month and this is what happened

I stayed away from anything containing sugar for 31 days straight, and the results were pretty surprising.

August 18, 2017 | McKenna Park FamilyShare | Living well


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Articles by Section - Living well


Mom takes her newborn to the doctor; the next day her five children were pulled from her home

Rebecca Wanosik had a sweet little newborn and four other kids at home when her youngest started experiencing unexplanable pain. Baby Zeydn was only a ...

September 26, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


The reason you should never go down a slide with your child

An emergency room physician in Iowa wants parents to know that they're not keeping their children safe when they accompany them down a slide ...

September 26, 2017 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


5 dangerous infections you can get when you bite your nails

Biting your nails might seem like a minor bad habit — we all know ragged nails don't look as nice as neatly trimmed or manicured ...

September 25, 2017 | Benjamin Greene FamilyShare | Living well


3 signs that you have high blood sugar

With all the processed food available, it’s difficult to know the amount of sugar our blood ends up accumulating. Too much sugar can lead ...

September 25, 2017 | Michele Coronetti FamilyShare | Living well


Cancer patients share best ways family and friends can help

"Let me know how I can help."

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


Learn to love vegetables by redefining 'healthy' and 'recipes'

Do you hate vegetables? I have a theory that one of the biggest reasons for disliking vegetables is because we prepare them in ways that ...

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


“Fat-acceptance has gone too far”; mom won’t allow her child to attend a nursery school because of t

Hilary Freeman, a mom from the U.K. is under serious criticism after writing a controversial article for The Daily Mail. In her article, she ...

September 25, 2017 | Lindsey Miller FamilyShare | Living well


How many C-sections can a woman’s body REALLY have?

In only 15 years, America’s C-section rate has increased by 50 percent, according to the New York Times, so if you’re going to ...

September 22, 2017 | Amberlee Lovell FamilyShare | Living well


You’re never too old to learn a new trick

On a recent Saturday afternoon, we took the kids to my husband’s school where he is a PE teacher, so we could roll out ...

September 22, 2017 | Arianne Brown Deseret News | Living well


Jennifer Aniston uses THIS beauty secret to start her day

If you’re looking for the epitome of health and beauty in Hollywood, it’s safe to say you can find it in Jennifer Aniston ...

September 22, 2017 | Rachel Redford FamilyShare | Living well


If you were stung by something and you don’t know what it was, we can tell you how to identify the m

Bug bites often cause pain, but the actual bug leaves before the pain starts so the bites are hard to identify. In many cases, not ...

September 21, 2017 | Mariel Reimann FamilyShare | Living well


This nighttime habit may increase your risk of breast cancer, according to this study

Except for skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, reports the American Cancer Society. Research suggest over 40,000 women will ...

September 20, 2017 | Rachel De Castro FamilyShare | Living well


7 crazy things stress can do to your body

Stress is a natural part of being a human — it's unavoidable.Your stress levels probably rise and fall throughout the day and throughout different ...

September 20, 2017 | Rachel Redford FamilyShare | Living well


7 easy meals that are under 200 calories

Watching your weight may mean counting calories, but with the help of the internet, you can find some stellar meals for under 200 calories — even ...

September 20, 2017 | Emily Cummings FamilyShare | Living well


The talk you should have with your teen about tattoos

The same pediatrician who gave your baby her first check-up may soon be giving her advice on how to safely get a tattoo or nose ...

September 20, 2017 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


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