Oprah’s Bathtub Is Hand-Carved to Fit Her Body, Because Why Not

Oprah has a serious hobby: bathing. Oh, you thought Oprah Winfrey takes a bath in a normal bathtub just like everyone else? Of course, she doesn’t—she’s Oprah after all. While appearing on The Late Late Show to promote her new film A Wrinkle in Time with costars Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling, the media mogul […]

This Woman Faked a Trip to Disney to Prove How Deceptive Social Media Can Be

Faking it on Instagram has become pretty common. Most of us have airbrushed out a blemish, enhanced a sunset, or posted a gorgeous meal from last week and pretended we just cooked it that night. But how can we determine the line between appropriate editing and lying? Carolyn Stritch, a U.K.-based influencer with 187,000 followers on […]

Your Totally Manageable, 10-Step Guide to Doing a Digital Detox

From watches that ping when you’ve got a new text to the Instagram feeds you can’t stop scrolling through all the freakin’ time, there’s no denying that we’re more plugged in than ever before. Sure, this level of connectedness has benefits—it’s simple to stay in touch with friends and family; you can express yourself on […]

Woman with Hormonal Imbalance Embraces Her Excess Chest Hair: ‘Women Like Me Exist’

After years of hiding and shaving, one woman is joyfully embracing her excess body hair. Leah Jorgensen, 33, has polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a hormonal imbalance that causes her body to overproduce testosterone, and hirsutism, the term for unwanted male-pattern hair growth on a woman. She was diagnosed at age 15, after noticing extra hair […]

How Going Braless for a Week Taught Me to Love My DD Breasts

There was a time when I really loved my boobs. In high school, I wore a C cup, and my breasts filled out my triangle bikini tops and form-fitting V-neck shirts perfectly. As the years passed, my breasts continued to grow. Eventually I was a DD cup. Cute swimsuits and tops were difficult to come […]

New “This Is Us” Behind-the-Scenes Photos Show Jack as a Grandpa, and We’re Sobbing Over What Could Have Been

[brightcove:5609716356001 default] The next stop on the This Is Us quest to destroy our hearts? Even more alternate timelines and exploring what could have been. In case you need a refresher, Jack Pearson, a.k.a. the best dad ever, is no longer with us. Cause of death: cardiac arrest after inhaling too much smoke a fire in the Pearson home […]

Man Who Had 8-Lb. Facial Tumor Removed Says He’s Finally Pain-Free: ‘It’s A Whole Different World’

Lucas McCulley has a new outlook on life. The Idaho man, 23, recently underwent a painstaking five-hour surgery to have a rare, 8-lb. lymphangioma tumor removed from his face. McCulley’s amazing transformation was revealed on Monday’s episode of The Doctors. McCulley’s journey has been a long one. In addition to going through 24 surgeries before age 10, […]

Monica Lewinsky Opens Up About the #MeToo Movement and Being Diagnosed With PTSD

[brightcove:5614910445001 default] Monica Lewinsky is speaking out about the power and impact of the #MeToo movement, revealing it has enabled people to see the “gross abuse of power” that transpired between her and then-President Bill Clinton over 20 years ago. In a powerful new personal essay for Vanity Fair, the 44-year-old reflected on the scandal that […]

7 Things to Do on Sunday to Make the Rest of the Week a Lot Easier

Let’s face it, Mondays kinda suck. Even Sunday afternoons can turn sour as we anticipate the workweek ahead. More than three-quarters of people say they get the pre-work “Sunday blues,” according to a recent poll. Starting your Monday feeling sad, anxious, and unorganized is hardly the way to kick off a healthy week. The solution? Set aside a little […]

Scan Reveals 2 Surgical Sponges Left Inside a Woman for at Least 6 Years After Cesarean Section

A 42-year-old woman entered a clinic complaining of persistent bloating and shockingly discovered that two surgical sponges were left in her body for at least six years. In a new report in the New England Journal of Medicine published on Wednesday, the unidentified woman complained of bloating for three years and checked into a primary […]