Vinegar is highly acidic and contains ingredients like acetic and citric acid which could cause a chemical burn if used to treat a severe sunburn.
Night sweats are often caused by hormonal fluctuations or medication side effects. Here are the most common causes and when to be concerned.
Before temporarily bringing home a dog or cat to foster, there are some important guidelines, rules, and tips you should keep in mind.
Many abusive parents homeschool to minimize their risk of getting caught. There may be even more abuse now due to the stress of the pandemic.
The coronavirus 'baby boom' is only for the rich and famous. Most people are too terrified to think about having kids right now.
In March, the internet mused about a lockdown-induced baby boom, but the only people who can afford failsafe pregnancies are the one percent.
Therapist and founder of Whole Child Therapy Nerys Hughes said you should ask yourself: "How has the day treated me?"
Banquet halls will be able to reopen in Ohio on June 1 under the same strict guidelines as bars and restaurants.
Hormonal birth control pills contain estrogen and progestin, which help regulate a woman's hormone levels to halt ovulation and prevent pregnancy.
We've heard heartbreaking, uplifting, inspiring, and infuriating stories from people during the coronavirus pandemic. Here is a collection of them.
It's important for a child to keep active each day, even if they're spending more time at home. Here are the best workouts and gear for kids.
Anxiety is the body's natural response to stress, but some people have an anxiety disorder with excessive fear or worry that can become debilitating.
More than 1,200 pastors have signed a "declaration of essentially," in which they say the will open their churches on May 31.
There's a belief in the trapeze community that flying provides immense therapeutic benefits, and it has even become a tool for rehabilitation.
A therapist told Insider about her experience working with a patient who, 9 months into working together, admitted he thought he was in love with her.
It's important to recognize the symptoms of heat exhaustion before it turns into heatstroke — here's why
The symptoms of heat exhaustion need to be taken seriously, and you should cool yourself down immediately. Here's what you need to know.
If you're experiencing heatstroke symptoms, you need to seek immediate medical attention. Here's what you need to know for treatment and prevention.
Getting rid of oily skin can be done with basic hygiene, gentle moisturizers, a healthy diet, and — in some cases — birth control.
To treat a UTI at home and reduce your risk of health complications, it's important to drink lots of water, and consume cranberries and Vitamin C.
I live near a hospital in Brooklyn, and every day healthcare workers come outside to cheer and dance
Everyday at 7 p.m., healthcare workers come outside of The Brooklyn Hospital Center and dance and cheer while the neighborhood gathers to thank them.
If you have impacted ear wax, there are many effective at-home methods for ear wax removal. Here's how to use these natural remedies safely.
The most common Lyme disease symptom is a rash that can sometimes take a bulls-eye shape. Other symptoms include fever, chills, and headaches.
Blink Fitness' on-demand videos don't match the in-person gym experience but the large library of available content improved my home workouts
Blink Fitness now offers its members a library of on-demand workout videos to help keep them in shape from home. Here's what they're like to use.
After a few days, sunburns can get itchy. Here are seven ways that you can soothe your skin and calm your prickly burn.
Consumer Reports tested blue light glasses costing $8, $40, and $53 and found that the $8 pair blocked the most amount of blue light.
Protesters in Michigan began giving out free haircuts outside the state's Capitol in defiance of the governor's stay-at-home order.
If you need to fly during the pandemic, wearing a face covering — whether it's a cloth mask or face shield — is essential.
Johnson, 30, said being isolated during the coronavirus pandemic can decrease feelings of self-worth and increase negative thinking.
Every screen feels gross now. This is how quarantine has blurred the line between 'good' and 'bad' technology.
A classic meme may be key to understanding why even the devices that we use for leisure have started to feel exhausting during quarantine.
A former contestant on 'The Bachelor' drove to another state to get her hair done, and people are furious
Stranton drove from Los Angeles to Arizona to get her hair done, violating the city's strict shelter-in-place order.
Michael Cohen has been released from prison over coronavirus fears. Here are 13 other high-profile inmates who also tried to get home early.
Michael Cohen, Martin Shkreli, Tekashi 6ix9ine, and Michael Avenatti have all asked for early release. Not all of their requests have been granted.
The woman, identified as Kim, says she's mad at President Trump for touting hydroxychloroquine as a defense against the coronavirus.
White rice spikes blood sugar levels and 'has almost the same effect as eating pure table sugar,' according to Harvard Medical School
White rice contains less fiber, protein, and other key nutrients compared to brown rice. As a result, white rice has fewer health benefits.
'Normal People' became a hit on Pornhub after 22 minutes of sex scenes from the show were posted on the site
The producers of the series said it was 'hugely disrespectful' and filed a copyright complaint to get the scenes removed.
Peloton's $1,995 stationary bike has exploded in popularity. To put it to the test, I took a 45-minute Peloton spin class every day, for two weeks.
FODMAP intolerance is when certain carbohydrates cause digestive issues that can lead to gas, bloating, diarrhea, and more
FODMAP intolerance is a common condition among people with IBS and Crohn's disease that causes gastrointestinal discomfort like constipation and gas.
There are different types of intermittent fasting. For 16:8 you only eat in an 8-hour window each day. For 5:2 you fast 2 days out of the week.
Pulse oximeters are easy-to-use medical devices that measure blood oxygen levels, heart rate, and blood pressure. Here are the best available.
Women should get a pap smear every three years because it can detect early warning signs of cervical cancer.
A study finally finds a link between acne and depression. Experts say it could help people with skin conditions to get mental health support.
A study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, found that having acne was linked to a risk of depression and anxiety.
Rachel O'Neill, resident Talkspace therapist, explains how to recognize the signs of someone in crisis.
You can clean or disinfect your toothbrush with a few simple, at-home methods. It's also important to store it properly in order to prevent germs.
A nutritionist revealed what foods you can eat without worrying about the calories. Grab these snacks if you're worried about gaining weight.
I'm in an open relationship and quarantined with my ex-husband, his boyfriend, my partner, and a roommate. Here's what it's like.
Jeff Leavell, a writer, is living in lockdown in Hollywood, California with his partner, his ex-husband, his ex-husband's boyfriend, and a roommate.
Some stars, like Pamela Anderson and Victoria Beckham, have opened up about their choice to get breast implants and why they later had them removed.
Offering in-store sampling of beauty products has long been a way of getting people to buy them, but that sales tactic may soon be gone forever.
The US birth rate has fallen to the lowest in 35 years, and experts worry we could face a 'demographic time bomb'
The number of babies born in the US in 2019 was the lowest in 35 years, leading again to fears the country could experience a 'demographic time bomb.'
A young, fit nurse shared alarming before-and-after photos showing the impact the coronavirus had on his body
Mike Schultz, a 43-year-old nurse from San Francisco, had no underlying conditions. But when he contracted the novel coronavirus, it was devastating.
Sia opened up about adopting two sons last year, who were 18 at the time. Every year, more than 23,000 children age out of the system.
Vegans may have better aerobic endurance than omnivores, and are just as strong, according to new research
Research on healthy, athletic young women found those on a vegan diet had significant better endurance, as measured by VO2 max.
I spent about four weeks following this program, which aims to get you in good enough shape to run a 5K. It was surprisingly easy to commit to.