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Keys to living a healthier life

Would you be willing to sleep in more to add another two years to your life? Maybe floss more often in exchange for another year of living? How about having sex more often to extend your life expectancy?

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What to ask your doctor about heart disease

During your next visit to the doctor, consider asking these questions to see if you could be at risk for heart disease.

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How much exercise should adults get each day?

We all know we need to exercise, but how much? Find out here.

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How to cook smarter

A healthy diet can help alleviate three major risk factors for heart disease. Find out what such a diet entails.

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5 hidden health risks for women

Despite increased attention to women's health issues, there are still many health risks that women need to know about that are not getting a whole lot of attention.

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Various exercises can strengthen your heart

Going to the gym can make your muscles bigger and stronger. But improving your heart may be the most important workout.

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Exercises for kids

Trying to find time to work out and spend time with your kids can be difficult. One way to keep you and your child healthy while spending quality time together is to exercise with your child.

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Ways to lower your stress level

From time to time we all get stressed out. Try using some of these ideas to help lower your stress level.

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Tips for lowering your cholesterol

Having a high cholesterol can put you at greater risk of having a heart attack or a stroke. If your cholesterol is high, consider using these suggestions to help you lower it.

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Is sex safe after heart attack?

Experts say that people can have sex after their heart attacks. In fact, the more you exercise -- including having sex -- the better your odds.

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Foods your heart will thank you for eating

It's no fun to cut out salty snacks and red meat, but tasty alternatives can help you stay proactive about heart health without eating boiled chicken and rice cakes.

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What are unhealthiest fast-food items?

It's no secret that fast-food items aren't always the healthiest option. But what items are the worst? Find out which fast-food items contain the most calories.

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Be careful of your heart when shoveling

When shoveling, use these tips to protect your heart and your health.

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5 foods your heart will thank you for eating

It's no fun to cut out salty snacks and red meat, but tasty alternatives can help you stay proactive about heart health without eating boiled chicken and rice cakes.

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Mediterranean diet: A heart-healthy eating plan

Find out how following a Mediterranean diet can benefit your health.

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What are unhealthiest fast-food items?

It's no secret that fast-food items aren't always the healthiest option. But what items are the worst? Find out which fast-food items contain the most calories.

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Take care of your heart when shoveling

When shoveling, use these tips to protect your heart and your health.

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Memorial Day, by the numbers

Memorial Day is widely considered the unofficial start to summer for many Americans, with travel, gatherings and food a big part of the national holiday. Memorial Day is also a time to reflect on those who've died in service to the country. With the fun ahead, and the true meaning not lost, here's a look at Memorial Day by the numbers, as developed by Wallet Hub:

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10 highest paid CEOs

Nice work if you can get it: Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs of 2015, as reported by The Associated Press and executive data firm Equilar.

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Best new coastal hotels in U.S.

With the Memorial Day holiday weekend quickly approaching, take a peek at what CNN is calling the best new coastal hotels in the United States.

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10 coolest 2016 cars under $18,000

Proving that cool and affordable really can continue to coexist, Kelley Blue Book has named its annual list of the 10 Coolest Cars Under $18,000.

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America's 10 fastest-growing cities

Texas is big in size, and the population is growing to match. Five of the top-eight, fastest-growing big cities in the U.S. are in Texas, according to new U.S. Census Bureau data from 2014 to 2015. Among cities with a population of at least 50,000 people as of July 1, 2014, here are the top-10 fastest-growing cities in terms of total population:

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18 things we love on vacation but hate at home

Patience has a way of growing when you're on vacation. Here are 18 things we love on vacation, but hate at home, as suggested by CNN.

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Top US, world landmarks

TripAdvisor has released its 2016 list of the top landmarks as part of its Travelers' Choice Awards. See what made the top 10 for the United States and for the world.

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Same-sex marriage around the world

With Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signing an initiative to legalize same-sex marriages on Tuesday, another country is close to joining the growing list of countries where same-sex marriages have become legal. Peña Nieto will need congressional approval for the initiative to take effect. There are 23 countries around the world where same-sex marriages have become legal. Here's a look at the countries, with some information from the Pew Research Center:

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Tips to prevent bike theft

May is National Bicycle Month, and May 16-20 is National Bike to Work Week. Here are some tips to keep your wheels safe and secure.

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Best summer travel destinations of 2016

If you're yearning for a summer vacation this year but aren't sure where to go, take a look at which cities give you the most bang for your buck.

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World's hottest street foods

Some of the best and most memorable eating is also some of the most humble: street food. Stewed pig offal, white radish cake, crispy seafood pancakes and chicken satay skewers -- these were just some of the dishes on offer at the third World Street Food Congress exhibiting "the comforting flavors of home."

Here are some of the most popular dishes, according to CNN:

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25 best cities for summer jobs

While summer is a time for leisure and relaxation for some, others will be hoping the summer job market comes through for them this year. Take a look at the best U.S. cities for summer jobs, as ranked by WalletHub.

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