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July’s Best in Beauty

Brighten up your beauty regimen with these six selections.

THE SWAG BLOG

SWAG

A blog for the serious shopper by the fashion desk.

HEALTH GEAR

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KidsDoc

This app, created by the American Academy of Pediatrics, gives parents info on their sick child’s symptoms and advice for treatment.

THE DOCTOR IS IN

The Doctor Is In

Have a health question you’ve always wanted answered, but are too embarrassed to ask in person? Now is your chance.

FITNESS FEATURE

How to pick your personal trainer

Nine tips to consider when picking a personal trainer to raise your fitness game.

Written Workout Plan tips

The importance of a written workout plan

Having a written workout plan is like going for a hike with a map.

How to Age Without Gaining Weight

How to age without gaining weight

It’s a common misconception that gaining weight with age is inevitable, but the reality is that weight gain can not only be prevented but also avoided.

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BEAUTY FEATURES

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Middle Ground

Everything you need to know to maintain your salon and spa services between appointments.

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Oil Pulling: is it really good for you?

Facing the facts on the ancient fad of oil pulling.

NUTRITION FEATURES

Strength training diet tips for fat loss

3 nutritional strategies for fat loss

The best way to achieve long-term success is to ditch the diets and begin to practice healthy habits. Here are some tips.

Do You Need to eat Gluten-Free?

Do YOU need to eat Gluten-Free?

Gluten-free is the latest food trend to be associated with a healthy lifestyle, but before you choose to replace all of the foods in your pantry here are some facts that may be worth considering.

MEDICAL FEATURES

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Top Plastic Surgeons 2015

The rise of men getting plastic surgery and non-plastic surgeons performing cosmetic procedures.

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The Pain Puzzle

If you live with chronic pain, you are not alone. according to the institute of medicine (iom), 100 million Americans have what is known as “persistent pain.” And while there is no cure for chronic pain, a multidisciplinary approach can help put the pieces together so patients can get back to living their lives.

HOW TO

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How-To / The Fete-Ready Face

How can you amp up your simple makeup look in an equally short amount of time?

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How-To: Faux Side Bang

How to get the perfect side bang without cutting your hair.

THE WANNABE HEALTH JUNKIE

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Workout, Party of One

Losing a workout buddy pushes your self-reliance to new levels.

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Get Naked

My new take on steering clear of junk food? Getting naked.

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No Rest for the Ticked Off

After six days of workouts I could have taken a rest day, instead I decided I was a freaking gazelle.

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American Ninja Warrior Proportions

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