Coronavirus fears continue…cancelled flights, conferences/trade shows, social events…movie postponements…school and university closings (shut down in Italy through March 15th) and more as global death toll rises; Starbucks suspends use of personal cups and tumblers at its stores; Consumers rush to refinance (lowest mortgage rates since 2012); Legendary publisher Simon & Schuster up for sale; Reddit – the gospel of personal finance??; Dixie Chicks releasing first album in 14 years; Mick Jagger returning to acting (first role in 19 years); How to make hand sanitizer at home w/vodka or rubbing alcohol; What you need to buy for your home emergency kit if quarantined; The one number that determines if you can retire today; A common household item that’s landing more pets in ER; Coronavirus travel facts (both scary and reassuring); Real IDs, explained.
Daylight Saving Time (begins Sunday) already messing w/our body clock–yours, too?; Alex Trebek beating odds against pancreatic cancer one year after stage 4 diagnosis; More people becoming “part-time” vegans (much to annoyance of full-timers); Smartphones making headaches worse (maybe); Psychedelic medicine – better investing opportunity than cannabis? Right, Kevin O’Leary?; A review of Virgin Voyages’ fitness and health facilities; The Dying for Sex podcast that follows cancer patient’s wild sexcapades; Oatmeal…baths; Dill Pickle…hummus.
Thylane Blondeau, deemed ‘most beautiful girl in world,’ blossoms into eye-catching 18-year old runway model; Designer Rebecca Minoff launches Little Minkoff for kids; Gucci’s new mascara – to make your lashes look fake (but in a good way)?; The 56-year old Sports Illustrated swimsuit finalist bringing sexy back; An assurance from Rent the Runway that its cleaning practices are “designed to kill viruses”; Peeps-inspired Crocs.
Oh, so now you tell me..it’s not the diet soda that’s causing the weight gain…it’s the diet soda and the fries–combined??; Hoka ONE ONE makes running shoes so big you can’t even drive in them; Celeb trainer Tracy Anderson gets engaged to boyfriend Chris Asplundh; Outdoor yoga….with lemurs?; A woman who ran off 150 pounds after her son exposed her soda habit in college paper; The dangerous diets young women are doing to get skinny for Spring Break.