Understanding Baby Growth Spurts
Share on PinterestIn the first year with a baby, there’s so much to marvel at — their adorable little fingers and toes, their beautiful eyes, the amazing way they can produce a diaper blowout that coats every single inch of their clothing and car seat, and how much they grow right before your eyes. Some of these are clearly more fun than others.It’s likely that your new arrival wXem thêm
Marijuana and Anxiety: It’s Complicated
Share on PinterestIf you live with anxiety, you’ve probably come across some of the many claims surrounding the use of marijuana for anxiety symptoms. Plenty of people consider marijuana helpful for anxiety. A 2017 national survey of more than 9,000 Americans found that 81 percent believed marijuana had one or more health benefits. Nearly half of these respondents listed “anxiety, streXem thêm
6 Suicide Questions You Weren’t Sure How to Ask
Share on PinterestIt can be hard to think about suicide — much less talk about it. Many people shy away from the subject, finding it frightening, even impossible to understand. And suicide certainly can be hard to understand, since it’s not always clear why a person makes this choice. But in general, suicide often isn’t just an impulsive act. To people who consider it, it might sXem thêm
How Often Should You Get a Facial?
Share on PinterestThings to considerAccording to a 2012 article published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, some aestheticians recommend quarterly facials administered by licensed professionals. There isn’t a clear guideline for how often you should apply at-home or homemade face masks.According to a 2018 review published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, face masks are the sinXem thêm
How to Use Tomato in Your Facial Skin Care Routine
Share on PinterestThings to considerAlthough your first thought of tomato may be as food, many people use it as part of their skin care routine, claiming its strength in helping the skin on your face by:clarifyinghealingevening skin tonerejuvenatingreducing oiltighteningWhat does the research say?Tomatoes are considered a healthy food, containing vitamin C and other antioxidants. These include:betXem thêm
Does Anal Sex Have Any Benefits?
Share on PinterestIf you’ve been toying with the idea of anal sex and are still on the fence, here are some reasons to take the plunge, bum first.You may be more likely to orgasmA 2010 study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine found that of the 31 percent of women surveyed who’d engaged in anal sex during their most recent sexual encounter, 94 percent had an orgasm. Those are sXem thêm
Can You Use a Nebulizer to Treat a Cough?
A nebulizer is a type of breathing machine that lets you inhale medicated vapors. While not always prescribed for a cough, nebulizers may be used to relieve coughs and other symptoms caused by respiratory illnesses. They’re especially helpful for younger age groups who may have difficulty using handheld inhalers.You can’t get a nebulizer without a prescription. Talk to your healthcareXem thêm
Can Pregnancy Tests Really Expire?
Share on PinterestIf you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works.All the early signs are there that you might be pregnant. The sore boobs. The tiredness. The frequent trips to the bathroom to pee. Most tellingly, Aunt Flo is a no-show even though you were expecting her two days ago.You’re frantically digging to the bottom of a bathroom drawerXem thêm
Do Air Purifiers Actually Work?
If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works.Home air purifiers are on the rise, partly as a response to concerns over air quality. While your home is designed to provide you shelter, many of us are spending much more time indoors than generations past. So, you may be exposed to more indoor particles and pollutants that can induce or aggravate luXem thêm
The Best Mental Health Podcasts to Take You Through the Year
Share on PinterestThe selection of health podcasts out there is huge. The number of total podcasts stood at 550,000 in 2018. And it’s still growing.The sheer variety alone can feel anxiety-inducing.That’s why we’ve digested thousands of podcasts and found the best ones for a variety of different mental health needs, whether you want straight science, apt advice, or lots of laughsXem thêm
Does Lactation Tea Really Help Milk Supply?
Share on PinterestIf you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works.If you’re breastfeeding, chances are that your milk supply is a source of interest for you and others. With everyone wanting to discuss how breastfeeding is going, along with typical breastfeeding challenges, it might feel like there’s a lot of pressure on you to produce jXem thêm
17 Period Underwear Options for Any Situation
Share on PinterestDesign by: Lauren ParkIf you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works.Do your favorite undies look like a crime scene thanks to a period mishap? Pads that shift, tampons that don’t do the trick, and menstrual cups that runneth over are just a few of the reasons so many people are making the switch to period underwear.We&rsquoXem thêm
Is it Best to Floss Before or After Brushing Your Teeth?
You don’t have to be told the importance of good dental hygiene. Taking care of your teeth not only fights bad breath, it can also prevent cavities, gum disease, and contribute to a healthy set of pearly whites. But when it comes to flossing and brushing your teeth, like many, you might not give much thought to the proper order. As long as you’re doing both on a regular basis, you&rsquXem thêm
So, Does Kombucha Have Caffeine?
Share on PinterestThe short answer? It depends entirely on how it’s made.Kombucha is a fermented tea beverage that’s made its way into the hearts and refrigerators of people worldwide because of its purported health benefits from the healthy organisms created by the fermentation process that produce the drink.Kombucha is known to have a small amount of alcohol in it. But is there any cXem thêm
Absolute Monocytes Explained in Simple Terms
What are absolute monocytes, also known as abs monocytes?When you get a comprehensive blood test that includes a complete blood count, you may notice a measurement for monocytes, a type of white blood cell. It’s often listed as “monocytes (absolute)” because it’s presented as an absolute number. You may also see monocytes noted as a percentage of your white blood cell couXem thêm
The Difference Between Loving Someone and Being in Love with Them
Share on PinterestRomantic love is a key goal for many people. Whether you’ve been in love before or have yet to fall in love for the first time, you might think of this love as the pinnacle of romantic experiences — perhaps even the pinnacle of life experiences. Falling in love with someone can feel exciting, even exhilarating. But over time, these feelings may settle into something tXem thêm
What to Do If You Missed One or More of Your Birth Control Pills
Share on PinterestRemembering to take your birth control pills on a regular schedule can be hard. While it’s important to try to stick to a consistent routine for maximum effectiveness, life happens. Whether you missed a pill or two or started a pack late, here’s what you need to know to get back on track:Take the missed pill as soon as possible.Continue taking the rest of the pills onXem thêm