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The She-Cession – a Financially Toxic Side-Effect of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Along with the life-threatening impact of the coronavirus on physical health, and the accompanying mental health distress activated by self-distancing comes a third unintended consequence with the pandemic: a hard hit on women’s personal economies. The recession of the pandemic is considered by many economists as a “She-Cession,” a downturn in the economy that’s negatively… Read More »

Covered California Announces Record-Low Rate Hike for 2021

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Premiums for health plans sold through Covered California, the state’s Affordable Care Act insurance exchange, will rise an average of 0.6% next year — the smallest hike since the exchange started providing coverage in 2014, the agency announced Tuesday. The modest increase follows an… Read More »

How to Energize Up When You Feel Down

By Samantha Clayton, OLY, ISSA-CPT, Vice President, Worldwide Sports Performance and Fitness, Herbalife Nutrition These are stressful times. Many people struggle to master the art of working from home while balancing homeschooling and the needs of a house-bound family. With all this togetherness, it is often hard to find alone time, which can deplete us.… Read More »

How to Keep Ticks Off You and Your Pets

There’s nothing better than spending a warm sunny day outside with your pet – whether you’re on a walk through the neighborhood, through a local park, or on a hike through the woods. But there’s one big potential downside to romping around outdoors with your pet, and it’s one that can affect both humans and… Read More »

Essential Oil Remedies [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Role of Aromatherapy Essential Oils in Cancer Treatment While the immune system is not directly stimulated by essential oils, they can be a complement to cancer treatment by improving the ability of the immune system to fight off infections. Lymphatic drainage can also be stimulated with certain essential oils or some may possess antibacterial… Read More »

Ben McKenzie Admits That Marissa Cooper’s Death on ‘The O.C.’ Was “Very Odd”

Ben McKenzie just revealed what he really thinks about Mischa Barton’s “dramatic” exit from The O.C. in season three. Fans will remember that main character Marissa Cooper was killed off in a heartbreaking way. When Marissa asked, “Who are you?” and Ryan answered, “Whoever you want me to be” in the pilot episode of The… Read More »