Wellness

Here's What To Know About What's Going On With Coronavirus

By Madhuri Sathish
As new cases of coronavirus are reported everywhere from California to Italy, people around the world are understandably worried. With so many countries reporting incidences of coronavirus, you might be wondering — is coronavirus a pandemic? More…

Here's A Breakdown Of Rebecca's Diagnosis On 'This Is Us'

By Ani Bundel
Since the end of This Is Us Season 3, fans have been waiting for answers about Rebecca. In the first view of the future, the beloved Pearson matriarch was bedridden, with no awareness of her surroundings. When Randall approached her, he introduced…

5 Signs You’re Ready To Take A Break From Dating Apps

By Tayi Sanusi
There comes a time in every swiper's dating app journey when the monotony of it all can start to take a toll. If you've been dating your heart out but feel disheartened by the results (or lack thereof), rest assured you're not alone. Fatigue is…

Demi Opened Up About Her Eating Disorder Relapse In A New Interview

By Brandy Robidoux
Leave it to Demi Lovato to keep it real time and time again. The always-honest pop star has been an open book about both her eating disorder and the ongoing challenge of trying to maintain a positive body image. But while she's on the road to…

Kate Opened Up About How Her Morning Sickness Affected Will

By Rachel Shatto
Hyperemesis gravidarum may sound like something out of a Harry Potter book, but Kate Middleton, who opened up about her morning sickness in a recent interview with the Happy Mum, Happy Baby podcast, said there’s nothing magical about this condition.…

Here's Why Clearing Your Chakras Is Just What You Need Post-Breakup

By Sarah Ellis
A tough breakup can leave you feeling depleted. Not only are you adjusting to singledom, but you’re also probably re-imagining your future without your ex in the picture. No matter who ended the relationship, it’s easy to feel bogged down by…

The 40 Best Cheap Products That Are Quickly Catching The Internet's Attention

By Ileana Morales Valentine
Some of the smallest things can have the biggest impact — and Amazon is full of little luxuries that make everyday life easier or more comfortable. Some of the best cheap products on Amazon are things you didn't even realize you needed or existed…

Finally, Here's Great News About Gen Z Asking For Consent Before Sex

By Griffin Wynne
There's been an undeniable shift in recent years when it comes to the way people date. (That's why your mom gets stranger-danger concerns over Tinder and keeps suggesting you "hook up" with your neighbor for coffee.) But when it comes to the…

These Zodiac Signs Have The Safest & Least Safe Casual Sex

By Corinne Sullivan
As the great Audrey Hepburn once said, "Safe sex is always a good idea." Oh wait, no. Maybe she said "Paris." But whatever. Practicing safe sex is always a good idea, which means familiarizing yourself with birth control options, communicating with…

For Young Black Women Like Me, Reproductive Health Has A Troubling History

By Ciarra Jones
During my second semester of college, my roommates found me on the floor of my dorm room, shivering and doubled over in pain. They called for an ambulance, but the EMTs refused to take me to the hospital. I made an appointment with my general…

This Spa's Hot Chocolate Treatments Are Made For A Date With Your SO

By Marisa Casciano
Some couples love to spice things up for Valentine's Day. They might dress up and check out a lively new restaurant in the city, or cover their couch in roses and get their "Netflix and chill" on. Other couples may check into luxurious spas for…

How To Handle Birth Control Emergencies On Campus & Still Act Chill

By Iman Hariri-Kia
You slept through your alarm and barely planted your butt in a seat by the start of 9 a.m. econ class. You pulled a four-hour shift at the university library’s checkout desk before running across campus to meet up with your intramural soccer team.…

3 Doctors Weigh In On How Often It’s Safe To Take Plan B

By Sarah Ellis
Emergency contraception probably isn’t something you think about every day, but when you do need it, it can provide a real sense of security. Even just knowing the morning-after pill is available can help you breathe easier and enjoy sex free of…

Why I Decided To Open Up To My Partner About My Past Eating Disorder

By Rebecca Strong
"What do you think the tiny yellow seeds are?" my boyfriend asked, eyeing the freshly baked multigrain bread on his sandwich. “Amaranth,” I replied, without missing a beat. “It's naturally gluten-free and high in fiber.” He laughed, shaking his…

7 Self-Care Routines That Build Confidence Before A First Date

By Griffin Wynne
The hard part is over — you flirted, texted, and, most importantly, you finally agreed on a place with a good happy hour. Now you just need to pick out an outfit, do your hair, and manage to get to the bar at a reasonable time, without…

Justin Got Real About How Bad His Drug Use Really Was

By Brandy Robidoux
Justin Bieber is one of the most beloved pop stars in existence. His Beliebers are unwavering in their support, and, in 2020, there are few people who don't know his name. Given that many of his fans grew up with him, it's no wonder they feel so…

Here’s What Vaginal Douching Means (& How To Do It Correctly)

By Griffin Wynne
When you hear the term "douche," your mind may immediately settle on your trash ex or that Classics professor who always played favorites. But outside of its colloquial use, vaginal douching has more to do with your sexual health and less to do with…

6 Crystals To Keep Close After A Breakup For Good Juju

By Griffin Wynne
An Adele song plays as you archive all the pictures of you and your ex and change all the captions that mentioned them. Your freezer is stocked with all your favorite ice cream flavors, and your whole apartment smells like sage. You didn't think it…

This Is What It’s Like To Be Burned Out By The Time You’re 23

By Lilli Petersen
Krystal has been working full-time for less than two years, but she already knows how burnout feels. Her hands clench into claws and she gestures toward her neck as she describes the sensation. “Like a straitjacket,” the 23-year-old says. “I just……

Rid Your Life Of Toxic Ex Energy By Saging Your Home Post-Breakup

By Sarah Ellis
Rituals can be a source of comfort and stability when you’re going through a difficult time. After a breakup, you might find solace by doing small things that make you happy, like reading books, cooking, or revamping your self-care routine. As you…