Health

Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Hurts The Health Of Latino Families, Even Those Here Legally

In 2018, immigration enforcement resulted in the tear-gassing of asylum-seekers (including children) at the U.S. border, the traumatic separation of children from their parents in immigrant detention centers and a dramatic increase in immigration raids. Facing critics who have decried these tactics as cruel and immoral, President Donald Trump continues to trumpet his administration’s immigration policies and has doubled down on […]

Food & Nutrition

Here Are the Symptoms of E. Coli—and Everything Else You Need to Know About the Romaine Lettuce Outbreak

You’ve probably heard about the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak that’s taken hold across the country, whether you’re a regular salad eater or not. Since mid-March, 53 people in 16 states have been infected with this bacteria, which has been traced back to contaminated romaine lettuce. So far, 31 people have been hospitalized. While no deaths have […]

Relationship

If You Masturbate to Porn, Here Are 3 Things a Sex Educator Wants You to Think About

Sex educator and YouTube star Laci Green shares a few pointers for maintaining a healthy relationship with porn in this excerpt from her new book, Sex Plus: Learning, Loving, and Enjoying Your Body. At the end of each year, massive porn distribution site PornHub releases their “Year in Review” detailing their website’s analytics. During the years of 2015 […]

Beauty

Outdoor Voices Shared This Unedited Photo of a Model's Cellulite, and We Are So Here for It

This is the body-positive brand we've been waiting for. Regular gym-goers know that consistently hitting the squat rack doesn’t always equal perfectly smooth, sculpted legs. Cellulite is a fact of life for just about all women—and fitness gear brand Outdoor Voices is telling the world that there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that. RELATED: 6 Women […]

Food & Nutrition

Here Are the 50 Best Healthy-Eating Tips of All Time

If it sprouts, it’s worth eating iStock/sandrobassi “Nuts, fruit, beans, and whole grains are all rich in phytochemicals and other anti-inflammatory compounds.” —Dariush Mozaffarian, MD, drph, a cardiologist and an epidemiologist who is dean of the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University Sprinkle your meals with ground flaxseeds iStock/deeaf “Filled with fiber […]