Pete Davidson Doesn’t Need a Shirt at Fashion Week, Obviously

Getty ImagesNicholas Hunt TLDR—Too Long, Didn’t Read—is ELLE.com’s answer to interminable, indigestible fashion week round-ups. Our promise: It’s the only daily recap that will make you feel centered, fulfilled, and not criminally insane. We begin with a thirst trap, literally. It’s 92 degrees in New York City, with direct sun and stifling humidity turning Manhattan…

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Smoking May Increase Dementia Risk

Advertisement Quitting smoking, or smoking less, might be helpful in reducing the risk. Sept. 7, 2018 Image Credit Yet another reason to stop smoking: It may reduce your risk for dementia. Korean researchers studied 46,140 men, 60 and older, following them for an average of eight years with periodic health examinations. Over the course of…

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Five Weeknight Dishes: Brilliant Recipes for the Busy

Hello and welcome to Five Weeknight Dishes! It’s our first official newsletter, devoted to weeknight recipes for busy people who still want something good to eat. I’m Emily Weinstein, a Food editor at The New York Times, and every Friday I’ll send you those recipes, the food I want to cook at this moment and…

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Sexual function: Electrode stimulation helps women orgasm

Female sexual dysfunction, often characterized by an inability to orgasm, affects a large number of women. However, scientists may now have stumbled upon an effective and noninvasive treatment for this condition: neuromodulation. A noninvasive therapy used to treat bladder dysfunction appears to be effective for sexual dysfunction, too. Around 40 percent of women experience sexual…

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Vows: Love Not Lost: Two Childhood Cancer Survivors Marry at St. Jude

Lindsey Wilkerson was given a tour when she first began working in the event and patient-liaison department at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis more than 14 years ago. As she made her initial rounds through the pediatric treatment and research facility that day, a staff member said to her, “There’s someone here we…

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Ask Well: Which Drug for Erectile Dysfunction Is Better: Viagra or Cialis?

Advertisement Ask Well Four drugs have been approved for erectile dysfunction. Which is best depends on your individual needs and desires. Image CreditCreditStuart Bradford By Richard Klasco, M.D. Sept. 7, 2018 Q. Which is better: Viagra or Cialis? A. The Food and Drug Administration has approved four similar drugs for erectile dysfunction, sold under such…

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Ties: In Math Cram Sessions, Solving for Why

“Then you multiply the value of time by the horizontal velocity of the ball.” “Yes, but why?” “Because the speed is constant in the horizontal direction.” It wasn’t enough to have a hunch and know the right answer, or memorize how to solve the equation. You had to know why. Or the way Dad pronounced…

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Medical News Today: Are dementia symptoms worse in winter?

A new study concludes that the changing of the seasons has a significant impact on cognition in older adults. According to the findings, winter may cause a measurable drop in mental ability. A new study looks at winter’s effect on the mind. The four seasons are already known to hold some power over our brains,…

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Modern Love: He Asked Permission to Touch, but Not to Ghost

Advertisement Modern Love A culture of consent, one woman argues, should be less about self-protection and more about genuine care for the other person. Image CreditCreditBrian Rea By Courtney Sender Sept. 7, 2018 For our first date, he took an Uber to my apartment through a winter storm. As the snow fell outside, we sat…

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