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Wellness

3 Very Good Reason to Cut Social “Shorts” Out of Your Family’s Life

ByTyler Santora

Short videos on social media could decrease attention span and impact memory.

Mental Health

5 Mindfulness Exercises You Can Do In Under 5 Minutes

ByJulia Savacool

Your one-stop shop for finding focus and calm — anytime, anywhere. 

Wellness

5 Ways To Bust Brain Fog And Keep Your Mind Sharp

ByHaley Weiss

It can take as little as five minutes a day.

Sickness

It’s May, So Why Are Flu Levels Rising?

ByKristi Pahr

Flu season does technically run until the end of May, but it's unusual for cases to be rising this late like they are right now.

Health

7 Myths About Testosterone, Debunked

BySofia Quaglia

The truth about testosterone, aggression, risk-taking, sports, and sex.

Health

Is My Kid a Nerd? Psychologists Have a Scientific Answer for Parents.

ByJoshua A. Krisch

The test in question is called the Nerdy Personality Attributes Scale, and it was developed to objectively quantify nerdiness.

Health

Smoking Pot Could Reduce Conflict, Aggression, and Violence in Marriages

ByLauren Vinopal

Cannabis can treat anxiety and PTSD while enhancing intimacy, which could reduce conflict, doctors say.

Health

Yep, Penis Shrinkage Is Real — Here’s What You Can Do Keep It in Check

ByLauren Vinopal

You might not be as well-endowed as you used to be.

Health

Does Intermittent Fasting Work?

ByEmily Kelleher

Fasting isn't just for the gym rats and health gurus. It's as easy as eating dinner early.

Health

There Are Two Types of Man Boobs, According to Science

ByLauren Vinopal

Some men grow breasts as a result of hormonal imbalances, whereas other guys just have fat chests. It's important to know the difference.

Health

Non-Alcoholic Beer Is Finally Delicious, But Is It Good For You?

ByJulia Savacool

Is the idea of a recovery beer too good to be true?

Health

5 Scientific Things That Happen to Men With Beards

ByLauren Vinopal

To beard or not to beard? The science is prickly.

Health

The Death of a Parent Affects Even Grown Children Psychologically and Physically

ByJoshua A. Krisch

Grief is both real and measurable. Scientists now know that losing a parent changes us forever.

Health

How to Sober Up From Weed

ByTyler Santora

Got a little too high? This is how to come down quickly.

Relationships

Why Do Happily Married Men Cheat?

ByLauren Vinopal

Men often underestimate the emotional ramifications of their actions. Women often underestimate the shallowness of men.

Health

Eat, Play, Love: The Science of Play and Its Impact on Childhood Development

ByVirginia Pelley

For kids, play is a state of being. For parents, it’s an investment in time and money (just ask the $28 billion toy industry). But what, exactly, is play? Science has an answer.