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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


She lost 100 pounds in a year so she could play with her daughter; now she offers the best advice fo

It wasn’t until a day with her little daughter at the beach that Christine Carlos realized she needed to improve her health. While trying to keep up with her daughter in the sand, Carlos realized she couldn’t play with her daughter how she wanted at her current weight: 225 pounds.

December 11, 2017 | Amberlee Lovell FamilyShare | Living well


6 benefits of prenatal and postnatal massage therapy

Whether it is a woman’s first pregnancy or she has already been through the process, prenatal and postnatal massage therapy is quite helpful for pregnant women.

December 11, 2017 | Sara Lopze FamilyShare | Living well


How Santa can be part of a Christian celebration of Christmas

An Irish priest recently urged Christians to abandon the celebration of Christmas because the holiday has been hijacked by Santa Claus and his eight tiny reindeer.

December 10, 2017 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


10 ways to lose weight during the holiday season

The holidays are coming which also means some inevitable weight gain is on its way. Our bodies and health versus the holiday treats create quite the uphill battle.

December 09, 2017 | Christa Cutler FamilyShare | Living well


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Articles by Section - Living well


5 common myths about eating disorders

Eating disorders are serious life-threatening mental illnesses.

February 24, 2018 | Emily Fonnesbeck KSL.com | Living well


A lesson learned on a Sunday afternoon run

I was just about home after going for a wonderful, relaxing run up and down the canyon when I looked up to see my neighbor ...

February 22, 2018 | Arianne Brown Deseret News | Living well


What to consider before having a baby at age 50

When Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth gives birth in April, she'll be the first U.S. senator to have a baby in office. She'll ...

February 20, 2018 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


New study suggests induced labor at 39 weeks may reduce C-section risk

New research could shrink the length of pregnancy from 40 to 39 weeks for healthy, first-time mothers who choose to have labor induced.

February 18, 2018 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


Most therapy just reinforces children’s behavior

Q: You seem to be opposed to putting children into any sort of psychological therapy. That's curious, especially given that you're a child ...

February 16, 2018 | John Rosemond | Living well


Will your family robot share your family's values?

HARTFORD, Conn. — When a Czech playwright coined the word "robot" in 1921, he described mechanical creatures that have "no passion, no history, no soul.”

February 15, 2018 | Jennifer Graham Deseret News special workflow | Living well


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