Do you really have to wash new clothes before you wear them for the first time? The answer is YES, but maybe not for the reason you're thinking . . . Some people do it because they're worried they might catch some sort of nasty rash someone else had when they tried it on. But apparently that almost never happens.
It may be bad for your karma to say terrible things about people behind their backs . . . but it's GREAT for your health. A new study from the University of Pavia in Italy found that gossiping about other people immediately makes your brain release more oxytocin.
The writers at Nameberry.com just released their predictions for the 100 hottest baby names of this year, based on the trends they've been spotting. Now, there are a FEW benign names that made the list, like Dylan, Emilia, Remy, Sadie, Sasha, and Simone. But once you get past those, things get a little stranger
Staring at screens all day can be rough on your eyes. A new study found about 90% of us now stare at screens for at least two hours a day. And 52% regularly use two devices at once, like using a laptop while you're watching TV. So what kind of problems can it cause? People in the study say they suffered from blurry vision, dry eyes, neck and shoulder pain and more.
Here are four ways to make things a little easier on your eyes . . .