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  • Road-Testing a High End Stroller: A Look at the Stokke Xplory

    Buying a new stroller doesn't have to feel as overwhelming as buying a new car. In our We Love, You Need series, we ask parents to review the latest baby gear -- from bargain steals to splurge-worthy buys. Our latest review is of the pricey Xplory stroller from Stokke, which starts at $1,000 without accessories. Here's what our mom reviewer had to say:

  • What to Say When a Friend Gets Divorced

    When a couple decides to end their marriage before "death do us part," the decision can cause a ripple effect among friends and family. You may be tempted to step in to prevent what you consider to be a mistake or maybe you want to exclaim “it’s about time!” Then there are worries about how your friend is holding up or how she’ll manage in the future. But the truth is your soon-to-be-single friend doesn't need to hear any of that.

  • 5 Fuss-Free Steps to Your Best Skin Ever

    Forget any beauty fears that might be lurking at the back of your mind: skin that earns compliments is something that every woman at every age can achieve.

  • Is It Really Okay to Wear White To Another Bride's Wedding?

    I grew up in the South, and there are a few things I learned growing up that are just good, old-fashioned manners. Keep your elbows off the table during meal times, don’t stare, and don’t wear white to a wedding if you’re not the bride. I’ve considered myself a well-mannered sort, and I’ve always stuck pretty close to the rules most of the time. Well, except for this one wedding where the color of my dress came into question.

  • Eat More Fish, Save Your Hearing?

    Eating more fish may reduce a woman's risk for hearing loss, according to a large new study.

  • Positions Are Key When Sex Causes Back Pain

    Guided by movements of couples engaged in sexual intercourse, a new report suggests that alternatives to the traditional missionary-style position can help men who have lower back pain.

  • Could You Be Allergic to Farm Antibiotics?

    Allergic reactions to food are a concern for millions of Americans, and now a study suggests there's a potential new player on the immunology front: Some people may be allergic to the antibiotics used to keep pests away from fruits and vegetables.

  • Have Bad Breath? 6 Simple Tricks to Get Rid of It...for Good

    We’re comfortable asking our dentists about everything from TMJ to teeth whitening…but inquiring about bad breath? Not always the most pleasant conversation. In the name of research, we asked top dental experts to share their tips for diagnosing, preventing and treating halitosis—so you don’t have to.

  • It's Official: Low-Carb Beats Low-Fat for Weight Loss

    For people who want to lose weight and boost their heart health, cutting down on carbohydrates may work better than trimming dietary fat, a new study suggests.

  • How to Train Your Brain to Choose Fruit Salad Over French Fries

    You may be able to convince your brain that healthy foods taste better than unhealthy ones, new research suggests.

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  • Plan for Uncontrolled Ebola Trial Draws Fire

    Medical groups in the U.K. and France say that it would be unethical to hold back experimental Ebola treatments from anyone. U.S. officials say that without control groups getting placebos, it can’t be known whether the drugs are saving lives or killing people.

  • Maine Nurse Resists Ebola Quarantine

    Kaci Hickox, the Maine nurse who traveled to West Africa to care for Ebola patients, said that she won’t self-quarantine for 21 days, setting up a possible legal battle with the state.

  • Hagel Approves 21-Day Ebola Isolation Period For Military

    U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel approved a recommendation from the Joint Chiefs of Staff requiring a 21-day isolation period for all military personnel returning from West Africa.

  • New Jersey Hospitals in Spotlight

    The experience of a nurse who complained about her quarantine in a makeshift tent inside a Newark, N.J., hospital after treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is putting a focus on how the state’s hospitals will handle those exposed to the disease.

  • CDC Rejects Mandatory Ebola Quarantines

    The Centers for Disease Control recommended that people deemed to be at high risk of developing Ebola voluntarily isolate themselves from others for 21 days, but stopped short of recommending the mandatory quarantines that at least two states have ordered.

  • Muscular Dystrophy Drug Suffers Setback

    Sarepta Therapeutics said it would be delayed at least six months in seeking approval for its muscular-dystrophy drug after the FDA demanded more information because of concerns over the clinical-trial data.

  • White House Pushes Back On State Ebola Quarantines

    The White House pushed back against the governors of New York, New Jersey, Illinois and other states that instituted procedures to forcibly quarantine medical workers returning from West Africa, deepening a debate brought on by recent Ebola cases in the U.S.

  • FDA Approves Two Faster Ebola Tests

    The Food and Drug Administration on Saturday authorized use of two new diagnostic tests for Ebola that can produce results in two hours, compared with what can usually take four hours.

  • CDC Responds Rapidly to Latest Ebola Case

    The federal and state response to an infected doctor in New York presents a sharp contrast to the response to the nation’s first case in Dallas late last month.

  • State Quarantines Stoke Debate Over Monitoring

    New York, New Jersey and Connecticut imposed 21-day quarantines on health-care workers returning from West Africa, stoking a debate over how to curb Ebola without impeding humanitarian aid.