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  1. doomsday
    We’ve Gone Smog WildA healthy sense of nihilism has shrouded the streets of New York.
  2. smokepocalypse
    What Wildfire Smoke Does to the Human BodyThe Air Quality Index in New York hit a staggering 352, the worst in the world.
  3. health
    Shannen Doherty Says Her Breast Cancer Has Spread to Her Brain“My fear is obvious,” she captioned a video of herself receiving treatment.
  4. recommended by experts
    What Are the Best Face Masks for Smoke?As Canadian wildfires burn, millions are being exposed to the dangers of smoke inhalation.
  5. artificial intelligence
    Turns Out Chatbots Aren’t Great at Eating-Disorder CounselingThe National Eating Disorders Association has disabled its helpline chatbot after it shared harmful advice with users.
  6. best in class
    The 10 Very Best LubesIncluding a vanilla-lemon-flavored lube.
  7. update
    The Old Man Star Jeff Bridges Gives Cancer Health UpdateHis “9-by-12-inch” tumor has shrunk “to the size of a marble.”
  8. recommended by experts
    The (Occasional) Smoker’s Guide to Skin CareJust one measly cigarette contains over 7,000 chemicals.
  9. best in class
    33 of the Very Best VibratorsAccording to sex experts, shop owners, and professional reviewers.
  10. first person
    I Tried It: Estrogen Face CreamRubbing estrogen onto my face seemed scary, until it wasn’t.
  11. health updates
    Jamie and Corinne Foxx Will Co-host a Game Show in 2024Following a major health scare for Foxx
  12. health
    Young Thug ‘Feeling Fine’ After Hospitalization“We expect to be back in court tomorrow,” his attorney said.
  13. life after roe
    You May Be Able to Buy the Pill Over the Counter SoonWe’re one step closer to making birth control pills available without a prescription in the U.S. Why has it taken so long?
  14. eat like a celebrity
    Mac DeMarco Has Given Up ‘Cold Foods’At the recommendation of his acupuncturist.
  15. best in class
    The 10 Very Best Electric ToothbrushesIncluding rotating, oscillating, and sonic toothbrushes.
  16. first person
    Am I Doomed to a Life of Painful Sex?I thought I had finally cured my vaginismus. Then it came back.
  17. advice
    The Longevity Expert Who Wants You to Stay Young ForeverDr. Mark Hyman is reframing our concept of getting old.
  18. first person
    Hanging Out With Your Friends Is Good for YouEspecially if you don’t have anything actually planned.
  19. first person
    Yep, Sobriety Is Good for Your SkinGiving up alcohol — which is pro-inflammatory and dehydrating — naturally depuffed and contoured my face.
  20. advice
    How Not to Make It Worse When a Partner Is ImpotentFor starters, don’t take it personally.
  21. advice
    How Worried Should I Be About Chemical Sunscreen?It comes down to the word “chemical” itself.
  22. parenting
    Are We All Secretly Co-sleeping?The answer, according to Instagram and TikTok, is yes. Now if only we could talk about it outside of the comments section.
  23. one stop shop
    All the Best Natural Sunscreens (That We’ve Written About on the Strategist)Frank Ocean’s mom is the creator of one of our favorites.
  24. first person
    The Hidden Grief of Secondary InfertilityI’m tired of hearing that I should be happy with what I have.
  25. best in class
    The 17 Very Best Natural DeodorantsNo, a natural deodorant doesn’t stop sweat, but it does “allow underarms to breathe naturally,” one expert explains.
  26. advice
    I’m Married, But Sometimes I Prefer Sleeping AloneWhat happened when I left behind the bed I share with my husband for the spare mattress.
  27. advice
    How Worried Should I Be About Hydroquinone?The skin-lightening ingredient is now available only with a prescription.
  28. 25 famous women on
    25 Famous Women on Their ‘Worst’ Health Habits“I just lay there and drink whiskey.” Relatable!
  29. first person
    My Night in an Emergency Psych WardAn involuntary check-in led to a voluntary life change.
  30. sleep
    My Relationship Is Getting in the Way of My MorningsMy boyfriend refuses to use sunlight as our alarm clock. I can’t wake up without it.
  31. advice
    How Not to Make It Worse When a Co-worker Has a Mysterious IllnessSometimes the best thing you can do is provide some normalcy.
  32. advice
    How Worried Should I Be About Toxins in Nail Polish?A close look at the chemicals in your favorite colors.
  33. encounter
    What If You Weren’t Scared of Your Kid Being Fat?Journalist Virginia Sole-Smith wants to change the way parents think about healthy eating.
  34. first person
    Going Gray Was the Easy PartIt was everything else happening to my aging hair that I wanted to reverse.
  35. first person
    The Week Before My Sons Were Born, I Lost My SmileWhen Bell’s palsy paralyzed one side of my face, I had to find other ways to express joy.
  36. first person
    Living Abroad Helped Me Cope With My Tourette SyndromeIn France, the slower pace of life and resistance to American-style productivity culture can be as effective as medication.
  37. chronic pain
    Why Aren’t More of Us Talking About Slipping Rib Syndrome?“This is probably one of the most underdiagnosed conditions people have,” one doctor says.
  38. life after roe
    What to Know About Misoprostol-Only AbortionEven if the FDA’s approval of mifepristone is ultimately suspended, a safe, albeit less effective, medication-abortion option remains available.
  39. celebrity
    Ariana Grande Would Like Everyone to Stop Talking About Her WeightBella Hadid showed support for the singer and urged fans not to comment on people’s appearances.
  40. first person
    Could I Still Be Ambitious Without My OCD?I quieted my anxious thoughts by working hard. That only made my disorder worse.
  41. best in class
    The 12 Very Best ToothpastesIncluding ones to brighten your pearly whites and help with sensitivity.
  42. secrets
    My Weight-Loss LieFor years, I refused to tell most people about my gastric-sleeve surgery — eventually I couldn’t stomach hiding the truth any longer.
  43. grief
    Life After Knowing How You’re Going to DieFour years after testing positive for Huntington’s disease, a fatal genetic disorder, Jasmine Demers is navigating life while planning for her future.
  44. advice
    How Worried Should I Be About Aluminum in My Deodorant?It’s been found safe (though it can irritate the underarm skin).
  45. first person
    I Was Diagnosed With MS After Doctors Ignored Me for 13 YearsIt took me another four years to stop being angry about it.
  46. first person
    Going Hungry in the KitchenWhen it’s your job to feed everyone else, nobody ever suspects that you’re starving.
  47. first person
    I Woke Up Skinny One DayIn our thin-obsessed culture, that may sound like a dream. It’s been a nightmare.
  48. first person
    Yes, You Can Have Pelvic-Floor Issues Without Giving BirthThe condition is both shockingly widespread and maddeningly underdiscussed.
  49. health updates
    Jeremy Renner Looks Recovery in the (Hawk)Eye in Diane Sawyer InterviewHe recalls screaming, “Not today, mother f - - ker!” as he went under the snowplow.
  50. swellness
    Love and Marriage and MenopauseMy hormones turned sex with my husband into a labor of love. Emphasis on the labor part.
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