Staying Healthy During Summer - and Year-Round

Travel, parties, lack of sleep and even overindulging in sugary treats can be a recipe for falling off the diet and fitness bandwagon during the lazy months of summer. Fortunately, there are specific steps you can take to ensure you remain healthy and happy. 

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Seven Natural Ways to Stop Excessive Sweating

Now that summer is here, most of us are delighted to enjoy the sunshine and warm weather. However, excessive sweating, or hyperhidrosis, afflicts more people than you might think and can stem from a large number of underlying triggers.

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Quest for Dental Beauty Often Unfulfilling

When the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry asked people what they'd most like to improve about their smile, the most common response was whiter teeth. The American Association of Orthodontists also found that nearly 90% request tooth whitening.*

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Seven Foods To Eat For Better Skin, Hair, and Mood

All symptoms of the body from thin, dull hair, and sallow skin, to acne breakouts, body aches and sluggish energy all point to the gut. Gut health is incredibly important making mindful eating an essential part of longevity and anti-aging.

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Beginner’s Guide to Botox: What To Know, Ask

Data from The American Society of Plastic Surgeons revealed in 2015 over 6.7 million Botox procedures were performed. That number continues to increase as young women "Baby Botox'ers," are opting for the minimally invasive procedure as a preventive measure.

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Safe Solutions for Six Common Beach Body Concerns

Summertime and the living is easy! Warm weather gives way to bare skin, sandals, beach days and cool nights, and for most summertime also reveals, and in our eyes glaring, beauty imperfections; skin blotches, stubborn cellulite and stretch marks.

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Seven Secrets for a Sexy Décolletage

A skin care specialist once said, 'the décolletage is the woman's best real estate.' Whether this is true or sexist certain facts remain, a sexy, smooth, décolletage gets noticed and should be part of every woman daily beauty regiment.

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Top Six Foods Known to Protect Skin From Sun Damage

Nothing helps protect skin from harmful UV rays better than a healthy application of sunscreen and for a bit more protection Dr. Christopher Calapai, D.O spoke on the top six foods known to be high in antioxidant-rich foods that also aid in the protecting skin.

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Food on the Brain - Top Brain Boosters to Add and Brain Drainers to Drop From Your Shopping List

The foods in your pantry and fridge are affecting your brain. Dr. Christopher Calapai DO, a NYC Osteopathic Physician board certified in family and anti-aging medicine, explains the foods we choose have everything to do with how sharp, attentive, alert, focused and happy we feel after consumption.

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HL Wellness: Do You Need A Therapist -These 5 Signs Point to Yes

You lose a loved one, a job, a relationship, a pet or get into an accident, have an injury, gain weight, have a baby, return from war or experience something else that just rattles you to your core. You know something isn’t right, you feel a bit off, but continue living your life thinking you’ll get over it. We all have been there and often with time we do get over it, sort of.

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HL Health, Wellness: Foods To Reverse Brain Damage

Attempting challenging puzzles and reading up on the theory of relativity aren't the only ways to keep your brain at its finest. The right diet also can do wonders, improving the brain's function and even helping to reverse brain damage.

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Emotional Anorexia: Why Others Think you are Difficult

Relationships are not simple. In fact, the closer your association with someone, the more complicated the relationship. In any relationship, one person's needs and expectations intersect with the other person's needs and expectations.

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  • James "Whitey" Bulger Killed in Prison Fight

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    James "Whitey" Bulger, 89, convicted Mob boss who spent 15 years living quietly in Santa Monica, California while hiding from federal authorities, was killed the day after he arrived at West Virginia's Hazelton Maximum Security prison.

     
  • World News: Joe Biden, The Unexpected Troublemaker

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    The Biden Administration by recognizing the Armenian Genocide expresses the determination of the world's strongest power to lead in international diplomacy. But will this be followed by other decisions that will strengthen or damage the credibility of the U.S.?

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama/Israel Clash; Berlin Suspect Killed; Russian Plane Crash; Inauguration; George Michael

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    President Obama, in possibly the last interaction with longtime ally Israel, abstained from casting the United Nations veto vote and allowed the passage of the resolution that calls for Israel and Palestine to preserve the two-state solution.

     
  • The Rough Guide to Madrid Book Review – Perfect Introduction to Heavenly Madrid

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    The Rough Guide Madrid, from APA Publications, brings to the pages a vibrant traveler's guide to Spain's capital city with world class art museums, stunning architecture, shopping, pulsating nightlife, café culture, tapas bars, and alfresco dining.

     
  • MI Arts: Extraordinary Circumstances: The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford - A Photography Exhibition

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    Pulitzer Prize winning and presidential photographer David Hume Kennerly's exhibit "Extraordinary Circumstances: The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford" will be on display for the first time at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 

     
  • Mr. Holmes Review – Innovative and Original

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    Mr. Holmes, from MIRAMAX and Roadside Attraction, brings to the screen a new twist in the magical world of the world’s greatest detective Sherlock Holmes, with fresh dialogue and contemporary sufferings, an innovative and original tale is spun.

     
  • LA/Maui/NYC Arts: Morrison Hotel Gallery Rocks Out with the Rolling Stones in the Exhibition Keith, Unfiltered

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    In 1968, the then-tour manager for the Rolling Stones introduced "the greatest rock and roll band in the world." If half a century of packed stadiums, chart-topping albums, and worldwide acclaim are any indication, the Stones have more than lived up to the moniker.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Die-In Protests Spread; S.I. Cop Racist Background; November Job Report; Sandy Hook

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    President Obama has remained reluctant to criticize the process which left a white NYPD police officer exonerated in the videotaped murder of an unarmed black man detained for selling loose cigarettes as his Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch prepares the federal inquiry.

     
  • Perseverance Lands Safely on Mars

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    With the world watching, Perseverance, the most advanced Mars Rover to date, landed safely on the surface of the Red Planet to begin its mission of collecting rock samples and conducting field experiments to determine if ancient life existed.

     
  • Brave Miss World Review – Gripping, Powerful, Compelling Stories of Survival

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    "Brave Miss World," from Rocket Girl Productions and Reif Entertainment, presents the harrowing survival story of Linor Abargil, a beauty queen, who was raped and abducted six weeks before being crowned Miss World 1998.

     
  • Body at Brighton Rock Review - Heightened Suspense Drives This Survival Story

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    Body at Brighton Rock, from Magnolia Pictures, presents a heightened suspense survival story of an unequipped Park Ranger who, after wondering off trail, stumbles onto a mauled body and must last the night in the wilderness alone.

     
  • World News: France, The New World and Covid-19

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    The risks of the Covid-19 epidemic returning suggested by the scientific community reveal the inability of a population to show common sense while concealing the presence of a virus which has become a constituent element of everyday life.

     
  • SF Arts: San Francisco Stern Grove Outdoor Music Festival Prepares for 2019 Season

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    It's San Francisco's original outdoor admission-free music festival, a daylong party featuring the quintessential music experience: nature, food, joy and community. The 2019 Stern Grove Festival runs June 16 through August 18. The line-up will be announced April 4 at sterngrove.org

     
  • Mode de Paris: Fahrad RE Resort Collection - Sexy, Éblouissant, Lumineux

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    La dernière collection du créateur de mode italien Fahrad Re met en valeur le renouveau et la renaissance du monde avec la fraîcheur du printemps, l’émergence après un long hiver, et le moment le monarque éblouit l’œil et capte le cœur.

     
  • High Violet Presents Indie Star Amiee Steven and The Microdance

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    Another day of fine music. First is Liverpool's rising Indie star Aimee Steven, with a charting follow up to her last single, "Hell is a Teenage girl." Next, The Microdance, follows up their 2015 critically acclaimed "New Waves of Hope."