Medical News Today: How to cope with COPD fatigue

Chronic obstructive lung disease or COPD is a long-term, progressive lung disease that encompasses emphysema and chronic bronchitis. COPD makes breathing difficult, which affects a person’s energy levels and can cause fatigue. Symptoms of COPD often vary in severity. In the early stages of COPD, symptoms can be mild and may not interfere with people’s…

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Social Q’s: Aren’t You a Little Young for DMs?

For two years, when I was in graduate school, I was the after-school babysitter of a great kid, who is now 8. A few months ago, she got an Instagram account, and we began to follow each other. Now, she’s sending me loads of private messages: “I’m in Vermont!!!” Or: “Want to have an emoji…

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Is it safe to use Pepto-Bismol while breastfeeding?

Pepto-Bismol helps relieve several digestive issues that pregnant and breastfeeding women often experience, including gas, heartburn, and nausea. Many women may be aware that they should avoid taking Pepto-Bismol during pregnancy, but what about while breastfeeding? It is unclear whether Pepto-Bismol is safe to take while breastfeeding, but most experts recommend avoiding it. Read on…

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From a Fashion Boutique Owner, a New Line of Healthy (and Dada-Inspired) Snacks

Advertisement Claire Olshan of Fivestory wants to break all the wellness rules. Image An eye-shaped matcha truffle, infused with pea protein powder and vegan white chocolate, from Claire Olshan’s new snack line Dada Daily.CreditCreditCourtesy of Dada Daily Sept. 13, 2018 Claire Olshan was a bona fide health nut by the time she hit the bar…

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Two by Design: The Chef-and-Artist Sibling Duo Feeding Both Body and Soul

Advertisement Two by Design Olafur Eliasson and Victoria Eliasdottir, who recently launched the culinary space SOE Kitchen 101 in Reykjavik, view meals as a creative exercise. Image Victoria Eliasdottir and Olafur Eliasson in the new event space of Eliasson’s Berlin studio. One of his polyhedral lights rests on a tripod, and on the wall are…

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Marc Jacobs and the End of Fashion

Advertisement After a crazy-long wait, the designer delivered a beautiful collection. Is that still enough? By Vanessa Friedman Sept. 13, 2018 Image Marc Jacobs, spring 2019.CreditLandon Nordeman for The New York Times Once upon a time, during fashion weeks far, far away, Marc Jacobs was a famous abuser of other people’s time. His shows routinely…

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Medical News Today: How does rheumatoid arthritis affect the wrists?

People with rheumatoid arthritis often have symptoms in their wrists. A range of exercises can help reduce these symptoms, which include pain and stiffness. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) affects over 1.3 million Americans. The hands, wrists, and knees are the areas commonly affected. In this article, we look at how RA affects the wrists, along with…

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Gifts That Help Slow the Pace

Advertisement Planning a wedding and getting married is stressful and exhausting; give a gift that helps make post-wedding time-off more relaxing. By Marianne Rohrlich Sept. 13, 2018 Image The wedding is over and now it’s time to slow down. What might be a helpful gift for newlyweds looking to switch up their hectic routine? Forget…

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