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The most caloric dish at 15 chain restaurants

Sabrina Perry, Graphiq  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 8:31pm

When you eat out, the calories flood in — usually, many more than you need. This is especially true at chain restaurants.

4 foolproof food swaps to eat healthier

Rebecca Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 8:32pm

Want to eat healthier but don't want to give up your favorite comfort foods? Don't worry, here are five foolproof and dietitian recommended food swaps to help you eat healthier and yummier.

10 occupations that burn the most calories

Natalie Morin, Graphiq  |  Posted  Apr 27th - 8:25pm

If you have a desk job, you've heard it time and time again: Sitting all day is killing you. Those eight hours or more that the average American spends in a chair, topped with more time sitting in front of the TV after work, add up, and have the potential to do long-term damage to your body.

Safe retirement investments that yield 7 percent a year?

Walter Updegrave, CNN  |  Posted  Apr 27th - 11:19am

"I'm 65 and looking to retire this year. Where can I find safe investments that will give me an annual return of 5 percent to 7 percent in retirement?"

20 nondieting weight loss tips

Paige Smathers, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 26th - 8:31pm

So you're convinced diets don't work but want to lose weight without dieting? Here are some of the top tips for a mentally and physically healthy weight loss journey.

Real-life Pinterest: Cinnamon French Toast Muffins

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Apr 26th - 9:59am

At, we want to know what Pinterest recipes are keepers and the ones that need to be buried deep within the depths of the Internet. Fortunately for you, the team is going to try out various recipes we find on Pinterest.

Is your marriage broken?

Kim Giles and Kristena Eden, Contributors  |  Posted  Apr 25th - 6:57am

"When my husband and I were first married we were so happy. Now it seems like he purposefully tries to make my life miserable." In this edition of LIFEadvice, Kim works with Claritypoint coach Kristena Eden to share some ways to repair a broken relationship.

Living near nature linked to longer lives, says study

Morgan Manella, CNN  |  Posted  Apr 22nd - 8:14pm

The trees, shrubs and plants outside your home might offer something more than just pretty scenery. A new study found that living in, or near, green areas can help women live longer and improve their mental health.

The super 3: Eat these foods to feel full while losing weight

Shannon Adair, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 21st - 8:32pm

If you’re like one of the 45 million Americans who diet each year, you know what makes most diets nearly impossible to stick to: hunger. Fortunately it's possible to lose weight while feeling satisfied by eating three critical components in food.

What to eat to race your best

Erica Hansen, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 20th - 8:31pm

Eating the right foods at the right time can improve your racing performance by leaps and bounds, or at least by minutes and seconds. Maximize your energy as well as your training and racing experiencing by fueling properly.

Fast food serves up phthalates, too, study suggests

Carina Storrs, CNN  |  Posted  Apr 19th - 8:32pm

A new study finds that those fast food drive-thru hamburgers and take-out pizzas could increase your exposure to hormone-disrupting chemicals called phthalates.

Loving leadership — a better way to parent

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 18th - 6:58am

"I have a teenager who I am struggling to have a relationship with. She is making bad choices, which is making me overly controlling, and this is driving a wedge between us." In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares some ideas on building a better connection with your teenager and improving yourself as a parent.

Yes, you can haggle with your college over financial aid

Katie Lobosco, CNN  |  Posted  Apr 17th - 10:25pm

Freddy Chang was ecstatic when he was accepted early to the University of Pennsylvania. But then he took a look at the financial aid package, and his heart sank.

Baby names that rocked the 1990s

Laura Woods, Graphiq  |  Posted  Apr 17th - 10:51am

A decade known for neon, cassette tapes and hair scrunchies, the 1990s were filled with special memories. Pass the spirit of this magical decade on to your little boy or girl by choosing a name that was popular during this time period.

1 down, 99 to go: Families kick off heart health challenge

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Apr 17th - 10:02am

The annual contest kicked off Thursday with an official weigh-in and health assessment. In 100 days, the families will return to see who made the most improvement.

Evidence mounts that sunscreen could weaken male fertility

Meera Senthilingam for CNN  |  Posted  Apr 15th - 8:32pm

Fertility rates have fallen worldwide over the last 50 years and chemicals found in everyday products are thought to be playing a role — including those in your sunscreen.

Fasting: Fleeting fad or legitimate health strategy?

Suzanne Lewis, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 14th - 8:43pm

Today, while most Americans have plenty of food available, some wonder if the practice of fasting should be a more regular part of our modern eating habits for health reasons. Is fasting is just a fad or here to stay?

Getting through the tough times: 3 ways to help yourself heal

Connie Sokol, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 14th - 8:25pm

In my speaking assignments I connect with women, wives and mothers who are dealing with deep trials. Here are three tools to consider when approaching these more-than-daily difficulties.

The 'Dirty Dozen': Group lists produce with the most pesticides

Jen Christensen, CNN  |  Posted  Apr 13th - 8:32pm

Would you like a bit of pesticide with your produce?

How to recognize hunger and fullness

Paige Smathers, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 12th - 8:31pm

If each of could do better with recognizing hunger and fullness cues, we'd be well on our way to a happier, healthier life.