Why Your Ponytail Gives You A Headache

The ponytail has long been a stylish and convenient hairdo. But it can also be a real pain. Studies have suggested that repeated ponytail wear can cause alopecia, and the style has been at the center of a few viralhair controversies (and humorous gaffes). In 2018, singer Ariana Grande confessed that her iconic high ponytail leaves her in “constant pain.” Grande’s […]

Want To Know Your Risk Of Obesity, Diabetes Problems? Here Is A Calculator

A new calculator developed by a team from The Cleveland Clinic can help calculate the risk of … [+] © 2014 BLOOMBERG FINANCE LP It’s not clear when you can say, “there’s an app for that,” because Apple has apparently trademarked the phrase. But now there’s an app to help determine whether to undergo weight-loss surgery. It […]

These 3 factors predict a child’s chance of obesity in adolescence (and no, it’s not just their weight)

Three simple factors can predict whether a child is likely to be overweight or obese by the time they reach adolescence: the child’s body mass index (BMI), the mother’s BMI and the mother’s education level, according to our new research. The study, published in the International Journal of Obesity, found these three factors predicted whether children […]

Pete Buttigieg’s Skin Care Routine Has Somehow Become A Hot-Button Issue

However you feel about Pete Buttigieg’s politics, there is one thing not up for debate: His skin care routine sounds like utter trash. This revelation came to us via Cosmopolitan’s editor-in-chief Jessica Pels, who chatted with the South Bend, Indiana, mayor and presidential hopeful mostly about policy and very briefly about pores in an interview released Thursday as […]

Eddie Van Halen thinks he developed cancer from sucking on metal guitar picks, but a doctor says this probably isn’t true

Eddie Van Halen blames his metal guitar plectrums for developing cancer, according to TMZ. Sources told the site that the guitarist has been flying between the US and Germany to treat throat cancer, which he thinks was caused by the picks he used to keep in his mouth during shows. Van Halen was diagnosed with mouth […]

Skin Care: THIS is how pomegranate can help you maintain a healthy skin

When it comes to fruits, each one of them has some quality that makes them different from others. And one such fruit is pomegranate. Pomegranate is one such fruit that is loaded with minerals and nutrients. Pomegranate is not only good for haemoglobin, but it also helps us maintain our skin. The powerful antioxidants in […]

5 takeaways from embarking on a fasting-mimicking diet

Nearly a year ago, I self-imposed the autoimmune protocol (AIP) diet in my life. I was desperate. Fighting severe anxiety, suicidal thoughts and repetitive panic attacks, I was also facing numerous autoimmune-type symptoms like heavy thirst, food sensitivities, cramping, insomnia, chronic pain, joint flare ups, face rashes and mouth ulcers. I’ve been on a modified […]

Bill Maher Weighs In On U.S. Obesity: Fat Shaming “Needs To Make A Comeback”

Bill Maher served up a super-sized portion of steamed snark on Friday night as he weighed in on the American obesity crisis by equating overeating to racism and littering as a behavior that should be admonished in public ways. “In August, 53 Americans died from mass shootings,” the host of Real Time with Bill Maher told his […]