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Best Workout Tank Tops To Keep You Cool While Exercising

Best Workout Tank Tops To Keep You Cool While Exercising

The right workout clothes can totally change your mindset while exercising. Just like a supportive sports bra or a good pair of workout leggings, the right tank top is essential for staying comfortable and focused while working out—especially in warmer temperatures. The best workout tank tops can vary depending on your personal style and the type of workout you’re doing, […]

Do Supplements Cause Cancer?

Do Supplements Cause Cancer?

You might want to shift your focus from your morning supplement routine to your diet if you’re looking to reap the benefits of vitamins, a new study says. Researchers at Tufts University have found that nutrients from food are associated with living longer—but the same can’t be said for vitamin supplements. The researchers analyzed data on […]

Surviving Breast Cancer And Coronavirus – Rita Wilson Shares Her Story

Surviving Breast Cancer And Coronavirus – Rita Wilson Shares Her Story

“It was a dream I never dreamed because I never thought it could come true.” Rita Wilson is reflecting on the fact that she was given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame last year. Having grown up in Hollywood, Rita says she often walked past all of those stars—in fact, her mom used […]

COVID-19 Is Causing Blood Clots And Strokes In Some Patients

COVID-19 Is Causing Blood Clots And Strokes In Some Patients

For the most part, strokes affect older adults: The American Stroke Association says a person’s risk of stroke nearly doubles every 10 years after the age of 55. But due to the new coronavirus, doctors have seen an increase in strokes among people as young as 30—and doctors are scrambling to find out why. According to new reporting […]

‘Maskne’ Is a Real Thing—Here’s How To Stop Face Mask Breakouts

‘Maskne’ Is a Real Thing—Here’s How To Stop Face Mask Breakouts

Let’s be real: For those of us currently working from home, a full face of makeup has been rendered totally unnecessary—but despite giving our skin a much-needed breather right now, acne can still be an issue (hello, stress breakouts!). It’s not just the added anxiety of coronavirus that might be making you break out a little more than usual […]

What’s The Fuss About Coronavirus Antigen Test

What’s The Fuss About Coronavirus Antigen Test

For months, the US has had issues with coronavirus testing—mainly a lack thereof, which has, in part, inhibited officials’ attempts at containing the pandemic. But on May 9, the US Food and Drug Administration took a step towards making testing more widely available by issuing an emergency approval for an antigen test to help identify […]

Is Sore Throat A Symptom Of COVID-19?

Is Sore Throat A Symptom Of COVID-19?

You’ve undoubtedly had a sore throat before—either a scratchy nuisance or something that makes you flinch each time you swallow. But is having a sore throat a symptom of a coronavirus infection? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it can be. The CDC recently added six new signs to their official list of […]

How To Boost Your Immune System Against COVID-19

How To Boost Your Immune System Against COVID-19

With COVID-19 still a threat and the flu, common cold, and other bugs lurking, you want to make sure your immune system is ready to mount a strong defense and keep you from getting sick. “The best strategy at this point is two-fold: both prevention of infection and strengthening the immune system,” Valerie LeComte, DO, an […]

6 Eating Habits And Foods That Weaken Your Immune System

6 Eating Habits And Foods That Weaken Your Immune System

Keeping your immune system strong is one of the most important and impactful things you can do right now, as the coronavirus pandemic continues. But bolstering immunity is a two-sided coin: it’s about choosing foods that help support immune function while sidestepping behaviours that can weaken immunity. Here are six habits to be mindful of […]

Is Coronavirus Airborne? The Answer May Not Be So Simple

Is Coronavirus Airborne? The Answer May Not Be So Simple

Six feet: You’ve heard that measurement everywhere by now—from officials at major health organizations like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization; on coronavirus-themed TV commercials; in literally every COVID-19 article circulating the internet. For the most part, we all know that, while we should be staying home, in those moments we […]