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FDA panel backs female libido pill, under safety conditions

FDA panel backs female libido pill, under safety conditions
FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, file photo, a tablet of flibanserin sits on a brochure for Sprout Pharmaceuticals in the company's Raleigh, N.C., headquarters. (AP Photo/Allen G. Breed, File)
The drug industry's decade-spanning search for a female equivalent to Viagra took a major step forward Thursday, as government experts recommended approval for a pill to boost sexual desire in women.

Don't take a seat: Panel says you should stand for 2 hours

Don't take a seat: Panel says you should stand for 2 hours
In this Aug. 13, 2014 photo, workers sit at desks at Firstkontact Center, a call center in the northern border city of Tijuana, Mexico (AP Photo/Alex Cossio, File)
Are you sitting down? In that case, you should probably stand up before reading this.

Cleanse! Detox! Flush! Not so fast...

Cleanse! Detox! Flush! Not so fast...

 Is a detox really all its cracked up to be?

Pain in the jaw? Now, THAT, can be a real pain in the neck

Pain in the jaw? Now, THAT, can be a real pain in the neck
This image provided by Lee R. Berger and the University of the Witwatersrand shows a reconstructed skull and jaw of Australopithecus sediba.

Ever heard of TMJ? Its the Temporomandibular Joint in our jaw.

 
It's what allows us to talk, chew and even yawn, and can also be a big pain in the neck!

Studies find the key to inflammation may be in your kitchen

Studies find the key to inflammation may be in your kitchen
On the first day of spring in Germany a bumble bee collects pollen from a blooming crocus in the sun at a traffic island in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, Tuesday, March 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Looking for a natural anti-inflammatory? Look no further than your spice cabinet.

Feed your head...with fat?

Feed your head...with fat?

Fat is good. The right kind of fat, that is.

'Little miracle' makes Mother's Day special for Yakima mom

'Little miracle' makes Mother's Day special for Yakima mom »Play Video
Sandra Gonzalez holds little Zoe, who is now thriving after gaining weight.
Mother's Day weekend will be particularly poignant for a new mom who had to be airlifted to Seattle when she went into labor. Her baby daughter Zoe came when she was only 26 weeks pregnant.

Have your rice and eat it too!

Have your rice and eat it too!
Photo: Flickr user "robsmith-qld." (CC License)

Rice. For a lot of people its become a food to avoid because of the starch content.

 
What if there was a way to have your rice and eat it too?

Bulletproof coffee: Will it make you a Superhero?

Bulletproof coffee: Will it make you a Superhero?
CarrotDating.com says that a cup of free coffee motivates Seattle women to go on a date more than anything else. (Image: Thinkstock)

Bulletproof coffee. Ever heard of it? Sounds like something a superhero would drink for energy.

Love Your Lines: stretch marks go viral in support of women

Love Your Lines: stretch marks go viral in support of women
This March 21, 2015 photo released by Rachel Hollis shows Hollis on the beach in Cancun, Mexico (Rachel Hollis via AP)
Karly Vedan was 9 when she first noticed stretch marks popping on her legs.