Doctors kept telling me I had PMS—but it turned out to be brain cancer
Karissa Ostheimer, 34, regularly experienced brief yet terrifying episodes that left her frozen and unable to speak. But only when she had one behind the wheel and crashed her car did doctors consider they could be related to something far more serious than her period.Health.com Health & Fitness
I was addicted to weight-loss drug for 15 years: 'I’d spiraled to a dark place'
After this popular pill was prescribed to her by a weight-loss clinic, writer Harmony Hobbs quickly became hooked. Here, she opens up about her emotional struggle with addiction and alcoholism—and her decision to finally get sober.Health.com Health & Fitness
I'm 50, I'm rocking a bikini and I don't care what anybody thinks
I can think of only three reasons why a woman my age shouldn't wear a bikini on a public beach: She lives in a country where doing so will get her thrown into the slammer. She's in the witness protection program. She cares what other people think. Fortunately, I have no such problem. What I have is a positive body image—meaning, whatever my body looks like, I'm cool with it. Sure, some parts of my anatomy are less perky than they used to be and...Purple Clover Health & Fitness