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10 Most Absurd Fad Diets

People will go to crazy extremes to try to get slim. Would you ingest a parasite to fit into your skinny jeans?


Centuries ago, Native Americans and pilgrims ate evening primrose flowers to relieve hemorrhoids, stomachaches, sore throats and bruising. But will a primrose today keep the doctor away? Read on to find out.

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8 Home Remedies for Anxiety

Are you anxious? If so, you're not alone. Anxiety is about as common as the common-cold and can be as treatable as well. Let's learn a bit about what causes anxiety, its symptoms and how we can treat it with a few at home remedies.

Fact or Fiction: Smoking Cessation Drugs

With so many options emerging to help smokers quit, the cautions and fears about new prescription drugs have multiplied as well. Want to see how much you already know about smoking cessation drugs? Take this fact-or-fiction quiz to find out!

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