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Botox or Bust

Made from a deadly poison first developed for biological warfare, botox became the darling of the beauty business—a way to look young forever....

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Weight Expectations

In the United States, at any given moment, half of all adults are on a diet. Mary Duenwald checks the ups and downs of our progress.

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Masculine Case

American men have a one in five chance of getting prostate cancer. The good news: there are more treatment choices than ever. The bad: even...

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Physical Education

The annual checkup has gotten a lot more comprehensive in the past few years. See how yours stacks up against these top examples.

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Coastal Cult Gyms

Boutique gym classes like cycling, power yoga, and boxing have spun off into workout-specific clubs of their own.

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Ancient Skincare Tradition in the Czech Republic

In a Czech monastery two hours outside Prague, monks toil over an ancient skincare recipe once used to heal the wounds of gladiators.