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Dry January: This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Quit Alcohol

The latest New Year’s trend has nothing to do with alcohol—literally. For millions of people, January 1 marks the first day of not just a new year, but a “dry” January, or month-long break with booze. Started by the UK’s Alcohol Concern organization in 2013, the movement’s main goal is to help people “reset their relationship with alcohol.” But what happens to your ...

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What Causes Body Odor? Reasons You Smell

Sometimes odors can’t be tackled solely with soaps and scrubs. Here are a couple of shocking components that may give you B.O.—and learn how to repair them (quick, we promise!). A brand new Rx iStock/gemphotography You take drugs to really feel higher. But as a aspect impact, some drugs (akin to morphine or fever-reducing medication) make you sweat. And that ...

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My Body Was Destroying Itself—It Took 5 Years to Figure Out Why

Imagine Florida being too cool: That’s the case for this woman with a rare condition called cold agglutinin disorder. When the temperature dips below 75 degrees, her body turns on itself. Courtesy Bioverativ Sometimes you wake up more tired than usual. Sometimes the weight seems to pile on for no reason. But it’s rare that your skin will turn purple ...

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Inside Edition’s Deborah Norville Dropped 30 Lbs. After a Decade of Feeling ‘Terrible’ About Her Body

For “an entire decade,” Deborah Norville hated the way her body looked. “I felt terrible,” the Inside Edition host, 60, tells PEOPLE. “I didn’t like walking into a room; I didn’t like walking out of a room, because the view both ways was horrible.” But beyond aesthetics, Norville was developing health problems made worse by genetics. “I have a family ...

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Why is Protein Important for Your Body?

You may have noticed that high protein diets and supplements are everywhere these days. From the muscle-building shakes pounded by the big guys at your gym to the vitamin aisle of your local grocery store, the popularity of protein packed shakes, powders, and nutrition bars is at an all-time high. In a world in which even Snickers makes a protein-packed ...

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10 Ways to Trick Your Body Into Burning More Fat

10 Ways to Trick Your Body Into Burning More Fat   by Yuen Yi Ying   Finish eating by 2pm Most of us eat from 8am to 8pm, but a study presented at 2016 The Obesity Society Annual Meeting suggests that ending your last meal by 2pm can reduce hunger pangs, as well as help your body burn more fat ...

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