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5 menstruation myths you must leave behind

Approximately half of the world’s population experiences, will experience, or has experienced menstruation, and yet myths about this biological process still abound. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some of the most widespread menstruation misconceptions. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some widespread myths surrounding menstruation. As of 2017, the world’s population numbers 7.53 billion… Read More »

The Challenge Behind the 30-Day Well Challenge

Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. When some of my colleagues at The New York Times approached me about doing a health program for our readers, I knew immediately what I didn’t want. I didn’t want another impossible fitness program. (Some… Read More »

6 Sneaky Reasons Behind Your Body Odor

Everyday Wellness Sometimes odors can’t be tackled only with soaps and scrubs. Here are a few surprising factors that can give you B.O.—and how to fix them (fast, we promise!). A new Rx iStock/gemphotography You take medicine to feel better. But as a side effect, some medications (such as morphine or fever-reducing drugs) make you… Read More »