It started with an itch. It ended with a long soak in some nasty smelling shampoo.
I remember it like it was yesterday. It was a warm summer night in 1987, and my nearly 5-year-old self was sitting on the back porch anxiously waiting for the surprise that my dad was bringing home.
The human body is a remarkable piece of equipment. It can stand a great deal of abuse, but not indefinitely. Like all machinery, it will eventually break down. When this happens we feel bad, we look bad and life is not much fun. Continued abuse will lead to chronic ill-health.
While not showering would be the worst mistake of all, here are six ways to have a better (and cleaner) shower:
On days when you feel like you’re going to explode, or there isn’t enough air to breath or enough time in a day, there are some extremely practical tips to release yourself from this horrible tension.
Would you believe me if I told you after 25 years of marriage couples actually develop similar facial features? I do not mean couples select a spouse with similar facial features already, rather I suggest that over time, a couple will actually mature to look more and more like each other.
Athletes do not only train their bodies with intense exercise for the Olympics, but they hone in on their nutrition as well. This isn’t surprising since they have probably been eating well for years and years, hoping to get the Olympic gold.
It's not just flossing. Or the fluoride. A lot of what your dentist has been telling you to do over the years is looking, well, toothless, according to a new report that contradicts commonly given advice.
Anyone can dump a bucket of water on his head, but not everyone can do a push-up, let alone 22. But that's the latest challenge making the rounds on social media in support of a sobering cause, suicide among America's veterans.
Having a family member with Alzheimer’s feels like losing them over and over again. You remember your love for them, and their love for you, while they have no memory of it.
Did you know that you have been spending way too much money on beauty products? There are so many beauty benefits that come from common household items that are just sitting around your house! Once you try them, you will rethink your entire beauty routine:
This video was released a few weeks ago by 9-year-old Demarjay Smith.
One of the reasons we fail to get healthy is that we tend to think only big changes matter. We plan major lifestyle changes, when in fact a few small tweaks to our daily routines can have a surprisingly positive impact.
Children may call it heartless, but the American Heart Association has issued stringent new guidelines on how much sugar children should consume.
We all would like to lose a couple pounds here and there, but losing weight is something that doesn't happen overnight. Planning a diet and a daily gym routine usually does the trick, but there are other ways to achieve your goal. While weight loss may take some time, these 13 things can speed up the process and give your body the nudge it needs to start shedding that weight.
Being a woman can be inconvenient. More worryingly, at times, it can be downright dangerous. Every month, women all over the world deal with their ...
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After a little nudging from his wife, 59-year-old Mike Stocking found himself at the audiologist office.
Is cleansing your skin with a simple face wash or soap paying off? Most formulas only provide just a mild cleanse of the skin. Our ...