How Many Calories You Really Burn At SoulCycle, Barre & Other Workout Classes

How Many Calories You Really Burn At SoulCycle, Barre & Other Workout Classes
Ever since Lady Gaga replaced her personal trainer for her own SoulCycle bike and we started shopping at Bandier instead of Lululemon, there’s been a shift in the world of working out. Boutique fitness is trendier than ever, and betches across the world are drinking the organic sugar-free Kool-Aid. I mean, there’s a Barry’s Bootcamp open in Milan, so you know this shit has gone global. Workout classes are the new jog in the park, but are they really

Scientists May Have Found The Root Cause Of Autism

Scientists May Have Found The Root Cause Of Autism
Scientists think they've found out what could be at the root of autism and, no, it's not vaccines. According to a new study, it could be caused by having too many brain connections called synapses. "An increased number of synapses creates miscommunication among neurons in the developing brain that correlates with impairments in learning, although we don’t know how,” senior author Azad Bonni, head of the Department of Neuroscience at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, explained in

We Have Some Really, Really Bad News For You About Oral Sex

We Have Some Really, Really Bad News For You About Oral Sex
Oral sex between couples in a monogamous or open relationship shouldn’t have them fearing for their lives, but a new study reveals that men who have a high number of oral sexual partners could increase their risk of head and neck cancer. The same is true for men who smoke, with the highest risk category being men who smoke and have a high number of oral sex partners. While the rate of those being diagnosed with oropharyngeal (middle part of the throat) cancer is

The Best New TV Shows & Movies To Binge On Netflix This November

The Best New TV Shows & Movies To Binge On Netflix This November
Welp, it’s November. Pretty soon we’ll be saying, “Peace out,” to fall and doing everything we can to brace ourselves for the upcoming winter and holiday season. Two things we can never actually prepare enough for. We’ll all accept the fact that going into hibernation means gaining at least three pounds from all of the family dinners and wine we’ll be drowning in to defrost our bodies and ice cold hearts. ‘Tis finally full-on “cuffing season.” It’ll soon be

Woman Develops Clinical Broken Heart After Her Dog Dies

Woman Develops Clinical Broken Heart After Her Dog Dies
Broken hearts are not just a cheap cliché used to write pop songs, there is actually some science behind this much-romanticized phenomenon. And it's not limited to humans either. Doctors in Texas have written a case report about a 61-year-old woman who suffered from “broken-heart syndrome” following the death of her dog. Ahem, is someone cutting onions in here? As explained in The New England Journal of Medicine, the grief-stricken woman was rushed to the emergency room after a sudden

Harvey Weinstein SLAMMED By Younger Brother: ‘My Brother Has Caused Unconscionable Suffering’

Harvey Weinstein SLAMMED By Younger Brother: ‘My Brother Has Caused Unconscionable Suffering’
Wow — Bob Weinstein is NOT holding back. The younger brother (pictured above, left) of now-disgraced film executive Harvey Weinstein, Bob just came out with a very long interview with THR, and he's speaking out very, very strongly against all the sexual harassment that has now come out public. Calling his older bro Harvey 'sick and depraved,' Bob Weinstein — who also works as a film executive jointly with Harvey at The Weinstein Company — was apparently EXTREMELY emotional

This Wisconsin GOP rep thinks women shouldn’t be able to get abortions in order to grow labor force

This Wisconsin GOP rep thinks women shouldn’t be able to get abortions in order to grow labor force
Listen up, ladies: please, for the greater good of the U.S. economy, choose against having an abortion to instead birth your little bundle of joy into this wonderful, capitalistic world. At least, that’s how Wisconsin Republican Rep. Scott Allen sees your pregnancy—a means to mass production. On Thursday, the Wisconsin state Assembly approved a bill that would block most abortions from being covered by state health insurance, except in instances of rape, incest, or if the pregnancy threatens the mother’s

Disabled Student Endured Years Of Abuse At School Where Her Mouth Was Taped Shut

Disabled Student Endured Years Of Abuse At School Where Her Mouth Was Taped Shut
It is an unfortunate fact that sometimes people in a position of power, whereby those in their care have a limited ability to defend themselves, abuse said power. There are countless stories of nursing home workers who abuse the patients they are assigned to care for, stories of parents abusing their own kids and awful cases of supposed animal lovers abusing their own pets. It is all very disturbing, but unfortunately not uncommon. And that’s because these vile perpetrators

Scientists Create Near-Universal Flu Vaccine That Could Provide Lifelong Protection

Scientists Create Near-Universal Flu Vaccine That Could Provide Lifelong Protection
Influenza has killed more people around the world than any other illness. Although healthcare today is better than ever, the risk of harm to the individual or a serious pandemic remains, which is why getting the annual flu jab is essential. It’s not always as effective as one would hope, though: It’s designed to protect against a rapidly evolving group of viruses, and the vaccine needs to constantly be updated and dished out. A new Scientific Reports study, however,

Exactly What You Deserve To Leave Behind In 2017, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

Exactly What You Deserve To Leave Behind In 2017, Based On Your Zodiac Sign
God & Man AQUARIUS (JANUARY 20 – FEBRUARY 18) As an Aquarius, you thrive on your ability to sustain the truth. You are honest and true, and you always search for the good in people, often times when there isn’t any good to be found. You tend to give your all to people who would betray you at the drop of a hat. It’s a vigorous cycle you can’t seem to get away from long enough to see the bigger

We FOIAd every Trump Cabinet members travel recordsheres what we got back

We FOIAd every Trump Cabinet members travel recordsheres what we got back
How much does it cost for President Donald Trump‘s Cabinet members to travel? We’re about to find out. Steve Mnuchin, the Treasury secretary,Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao (who is also the wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell) took government planes this year. hosted by a campaign benefactorThen, of course, there’s Tom Price, who left his position in September following revelations that he spent on private air travel during his tenure as head of the Department of Health and Human Services.

#JusticeForJane Alyssa Milano Leads Charge Against Government Forcing A Young Immigrant To Keep An Unwanted Pregnancy!

#JusticeForJane  Alyssa Milano Leads Charge Against Government Forcing A Young Immigrant To Keep An Unwanted Pregnancy!
This case of Jane Doe is quickly becoming a rallying cry against 45 and his disgusting Department Of Justice. Jane is a 17-year-old immigrant who entered the country as an undocumented minor. She was about nine weeks pregnant when she was detained at One of the voices leading the chant of #JusticeForJane on Twitter is Alyssa Milano, who is not letting Jane's story go unheard: #JusticeForJane https://t.co/78vx6sztW0 — Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) October 22, 2017 Trump administration is abusing its

Will & Grace’s Sean Hayes Reveals His Recent Health Scare To Ellen DeGeneres!

Will & Grace’s Sean Hayes Reveals His Recent Health Scare To Ellen DeGeneres!
How does Sean Hayes make even the most serious thing sound funny?? While talking to The Will & Grace star revealed how his small intestine burst open only two or three weeks ago, but thankfully doctors were able to quickly clip it back together. He shared: "I went to bed at night and all the sudden I felt this excruciating pain in my stomach. I went to the E.R. and thank God I did." We're so glad he did!!

5 Ways Dry Shampoo Is Sabotaging Your Hair

5 Ways Dry Shampoo Is Sabotaging Your Hair
I would try to beat around the bush with this one, but given what the headline is, there’s really no dodging it. I’m about to ruin your day, your week, your month, and even your year. On the bright side, this isn’t another article about Trump’s latest fuckups controversial tweet. Instead, it’s about the godawful ways dry shampoo is a scum-sucking road whore. It basically ruins your hair’s life, aka your life as well, each time you use it.

Kids at this hospital were terrified of the machines until they got a makeover.

Kids at this hospital were terrified of the machines  until they got a makeover.
When industrial designer Doug Dietz went to the hospital to see the inaugural scan of a brand-new MRI machine he designed, what should've been an exciting event quickly turned somber. The patient coming in for a scan was a young girl. And she was petrified. The huge, hulking machine had the girl in tears — and that was before the loud whirring noise started up (the average MRI machine is about as loud as a rock concert, and not nearly