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What It Really Feels Like to Have a Migraine
From people who know *exactly* what it's like.
The Science-Backed Way to Cleanse Your Body
It has nothing to do with juice or weird lemon-water concoctions.
The Tragic Story of a Teen Dying After Whitewater Rafting Shouldn't Keep You Out of the Water
Take a deep breath, everyone.
Brain Freeze Is the Worst—Here's Why It Happens
And how to push through it faster.
33 Surprising Ways to Boost Creativity for Free
Gaze at something green or swig some whiskey. Who knew getting creative could be this easy?
The Best Way to Break a Bad Habit
"Out with the old, in with the new" holds true.
Do Brain Games Actually Work?
What science says about Lumosity and other brain-training apps.
Can You Really Get Addicted to Cocaine After Trying It Once?
Here's exactly what happens to your brain.
How Long Does It Really Take to Lose a Skill?
Experts explain why riding a bike is forever but high school math is not.
How Bad Is It to Take a Xanax When You Can't Sleep?
The experts weigh in.
Why You’re Not Always Excited When Good Things Happen to Your Friends
It doesn’t mean you’re an evil bit*h.
Eating This Can Make You Smarter
And the six best foods to add to your diet today.
What Happens to Your Brain When You Black Out?
While we can’t tell you what went down after that fourth shot of tequila, we can tell you what...
What Exactly Is Integrative Medicine?
We break down the different health care approaches, from traditional to alternative.
22 Science-Backed Study Tips to Ace a Test
No need to barricade yourself in the library. Use these proven methods to prep for your exam and...
Watching This Video Literally Gives You Chills. We Found Out Why
It seems surreal, but you don’t have to take our word for it. Go ahead and watch the clip for...
How to Stop Every Kind of Headache ASAP
Ever get woken up by a searing pain behind one eye or feel pain that radiates from your jaw to your...
13 Unexpected Benefits of Exercise
Whether you’re looking to rev up brainpower, calm racing thoughts, or boost overall happiness, the...
Hack Your Mind: 23 Tricks to Learn Anything Better
Professional, student, or parent, it's not just freshmen that are brushing up on their learning...
47 Ways to Boost Brainpower Now
Is the Monday crossword puzzle getting harder or are we just getting duller? From flossing to...
When It Comes to Our Brains, Study Suggests Yoga Trumps Running
A new study tested women's cognitive function after both yoga and aerobic exercise. The researchers...
The Real Reason LOLing Is Good for You
No matter the type or reason, laughter does more than express simple emotion.
Are Supplements the Key to Mental Clarity?
GUEST POST: Examine.com co-founder Kurtis Frank covers the latest research on cognitive supplements...
Why a Little Bit of Stress Is Good For You
Long-term stress can do a lot of damage to our bodies, but recent research suggests short bouts of...
Can’t Have Just One? Why the Taste of Beer May Urge More Drinking
A new study suggests the taste of beer, even without the intoxicating effects of alcohol, triggers...
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