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- People on the internet are giving themselves dimples with little contraptions called dimple makers. However, doctors warn that this could come with risks.
The Scraggly "Werewolf" Lykoi Cat Has Captivated the Internet — How Much Do They Cost?The internet adores these spooky looking "werewolf cats," aka the lykoi. Here's everything to know about lykoi kitties — including their price.
No, It's Not a Halloween Trick — Witches' Butter Fungus Is an Edible TreatViral videos of people foraging witches' butter fungus made viewers wonder if it's edible. As it turns out, you can eat this unique food!
Do Your Teeth Ever Hurt in the Morning? Here's WhyIf your teeth hurt when you wake up, you should see your dentist; common reasons might be tooth grinding or joint issues.
CVS Begins Pulling Products With Phenylephrine, a Decongestant Ingredient, off ShelvesPhenylephrine, a popular ingredient in many decongestants and allergy medications, is ineffective according to a new report.
Vegan Hair Brushes, Combs, Blow Dryers and More Made From Sustainable Alternatives, Not Animal ProductsThese brands are making the perfect hair tools for your next best hair day from plant-based and vegan materials.
These 8 Nutritious Lick Mat Recipes Will Keep Your Dog Happy and HealthyIngredients like peanut butter and pumpkin will keep your pet happy and healthy. Check out these eight nutritious lick mat recipes for dogs.
Woman Thrifts Vintage $800 Designer Top for $6A woman on TikTok discovered a gold vintage Whiting and Davis top for just $6 at a thrift store. Here's what happened.
Why Some Pregnant People Fear Eclipses — and the Rituals to Help Ward Off Their Supposed EffectsSome cultures believe in superstitions associated with pregnancy and eclipses, such as miscarriages or birth defects.
You're Actually Not Supposed to Store Berries in the Plastic PunnetsPeople who want to extend the life of their berries might want to try storing berries in mason jars and other glass containers.
These Small Dog Breeds Can Bring a Large Amount of Love to Any FamilyWe love small dogs just as much as anyone else. These top 10 breeds are some of our favorites that show a lot of love in a small package.
Professional Martial Artist Faces Off With Kangaroo To Save His Beloved DogAn Australian man got the surprise of his life when a massive kangaroo put his dog in a headlock. He fought the kangaroo to save his dog.
The Comfort Connection: Explaining Why Your Cat Sleeps at Your FeetWhy does my cat sleep at my feet? Your fuzzy friend could be snuggling close for warmth or protection — here's what to know.
Mouthwatering Vegan Party Food: Perfect for Celebrations of All KindsElevate your gatherings with these vegan party food recipes. Enjoy savory, cruelty-free bites for a memorable event — or for yourself!
You May Want to Avoid Taking Metamucil at This Time of DayIt could be bad to take Metamucil before bed due to potential impacted bowels. Here's what to know about the supplement.
Black Seed Oil: What You Need to Know About This Natural "Cure-All"The best time to take black seed oil is on an empty stomach (and once you have consulted your doctor). Here's what it's commonly used for.
10 Surprising Uses for Peppermint Oil, From Reducing Stress to Hair GrowthPeppermint oil can be used to get rid of pests, clean the house, treat cold symptoms, reduce stress, flavor foods, and more.
Chatting With the Talented Darlings of the Reworked Vintage Clothing Movement (Exclusive)In an exclusive interview with 'Green Matters,' reworked vintage clothing designers Maddie West and Brooke Karasack got candid about their sustainable fashion journeys.
These Popular Foods Unexpectedly Contain High Fructose Corn SyrupHigh fructose corn syrup is often used in foods instead of sugar. Here are some foods with high fructose corn syrup that you wouldn't expect.
House Cleaner "Wants a Raise" After Finding 10,000 Flies in Rich Client's Log CabinLog homes are beautiful, cozy, and romantic. However, sometimes they attract unwanted guests. A house cleaner had the task of cleaning up a fly infestation at a client's log home.
Wild Deer With "Pet" Painted on Body and Collar Spotted in MissouriPeople love their pets, but a photo of a deer spray-painted with the word "PET" has raised questions about whether deer can be pets.
Bees' Sticky Hair Is More Than a Joke — It Helps Them Do Their JobsThere's an old joke about why bees have sticky hair, but their stickiness actually impacts their survival.
10 Things You Can Do With Those Old Jeans in the Back of Your ClosetFound some old jeans in your closet? Try a few DIYs, consider upcycling, or see if you can recycle them.
Beer Lovers Have a New Reason to Fear Climate ChangeThe quality and taste of beer is changing due to global warming's impact on the growing season for hops, the key ingredient to beer's taste.
Recycling Your Socks: Getting Rid of Old Pairs, SustainablyIf you're looking to dispose of old pairs of socks that are ridden with holes, there are many sock recycling programs out there.
Don't Throw Away Your Old Bras — Donate Them to These OrganizationsAlthough giving away used bras feels awkward, don't trash them — instead, these organizations will properly reuse and recycle them.
From Sexy Intimates to Fashionable Basics — Shop These Sustainable Underwear BrandsFrom sexy intimates to fashionable nude basics, check out these sustainable underwear brands that we swear by!
Shopper Scores $770 Lapalma Stools at Thrift Store for $50 EachOne lucky thrift shopper found Lapalma LEM stools for just $50 apiece, though they sometimes retail for nearly a thousand dollars each.
Women Are Embracing Their "Snail Girl" Eras: "My Inner Girl Boss Is Dead"A "snail girl" is the antithesis of the ambitious "girl boss" philosophy. The snail girl era embraces a slower pace of life and makes happiness a priority.
Shopper Finds $450 Staub Dutch Oven in Thrift Store for $19.99It's great finding valuable items when you are thrift shopping. One shopper was super excited to find a Staub Dutch oven at a thrift store for a major bargain.
Why This Gardener's Plant Beds Are Filled With Plastic ForksPlastic forks in the garden may keep pests like squirrels and birds away, according to one social media creator.
Sweat in Style: What to Wear to Maximize Your Hot Yoga WorkoutWhen you think of "yoga," do you normally think about what you're wearing? The best hot yoga attire is long leggings and a tight fitting top.
If You Notice White Spots on Your Bananas, You Won't Want to Eat ThemSocial media groups have drawn attention to white spots on bananas, which could mean a bug infestation or spider eggs.
Watch Out For These "Dangers" Before Practicing Kundalini YogaKundalini yoga is often called the most dangerous form of yoga because of its focus on awareness and spiritual awakening, though not everyone believes it is dangerous.
Why Vegans and Vegetarians Won't Eat Imitation CrabVegans and vegetarians avoid eating imitation crab because it is still made with fish. There are vegan-friendly foods you can use as a substitute.
Try These 7 Ethical Halloween Candy Brands for a More Socially Conscious Spooky SeasonSure they may be sweet, but many popular candy brands are not made ethically. Here are candy brands out there you can feel good about supporting.
The Ultimate Guide to Vegan Candy for a Sweet HalloweenMany Halloween candies you know and love happen to be vegan.
Savannah's Spookiest Stays: 4 Haunted Hotels That Will Send Shivers Down Your SpineAre you brave enough to spend time in Savannah, Ga., one of the country's most haunted cities? If so, check out these four haunted hotels in Savannah.
Luxurious Vegan Silk Sheets Made From Plants, Not by SilkwormsThese brands are making cozy and luxurious silk sheets from plant-based and vegan materials.
Dealing With Chronic Pain? Acupressure Mats May Help — Here's How to Use ThemAcupressure mats are covered in small plastic spikes and are said to provide pain and stress relief by laying on it or standing on it.
Sustainable Boo Basket Ideas for Your Eco-Conscious BestiesTo create a sustainable boo basket, try finding a basket at the thrift store, making homemade treats, and including items that can be reused.
Study Finds That HDL Or "Good" Cholesterol Could Be Linked to DementiaA study published on Oct. 4, 2023, suggests that having high OR low levels of cholesterol may increase dementia in senior citizens.
These Are the Witchiest, Most Haunted Hotels in Salem, Mass.Step back in time to the days of the 1692 Salem witch trials at these four haunted hotels in Salem, MA. Come along my pretty, if you dare...
Check Out the Most Haunted Hotels in New OrleansFor Halloween or year-round fun, check out these five haunted hotels in New Orleans where you may get a chance to mingle with the paranormal.
How to Read Crochet Patterns: A Simple Guide to Help Get You StartedLearning how to read crochet patterns can be overwhelming. It’s best to start by studying the most popular terms and abbreviations.
Orzo, a Rice-Shaped Pasta, Could Be a Healthy Addition to Your DietOrzo pasta can be a healthy addition to your diet, as this rice-shaped pasta can be super versatile.
PVC in Shower Curtain Liners Makes Them Nearly Impossible to Recycle — DetailsShower curtain liners cannot be recycled because they are made of PVC. However, there are a few sustainable alternatives.
Not All Vegetables Come From the Ground — Is Cauliflower Natural or Man-Made?Cauliflower is a popular vegetable now, but it wasn't always this way. In fact, many believe it's not a natural food.
Eye Twitching Could Be A Minor Annoyance or A Warning Sign — Here’s What to KnowEye twitching can be the result of several health issues, such as stress, allergies, or even a stroke. Here's how to know when to worry.
Cupro Fabric is Gaining Popularity as Vegan Silk — but Is It a Sustainable Material?Cupro fabric is made from cotton, and is a vegan alternative to fabrics made from nonrenewable resources — but it also uses toxic chemicals.