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Is Laughing Gas Safer For Labor Than Epidurals?

Laughing gas is becoming a popular option for women in labor, but is it really the safest option? Epidurals have long been used to ease the pain from labor contractions, but expectant mothers are now using laughing gas as an alternative way to decrease...
5 Natural Ways to Cure the Common Cold

5 Natural Ways to Cure The Common Cold

From a runny nose to that guttural cough that keeps you up at night, the common cold can be January’s cruelest companion. Here are five effective ways to get rid of it fast! Nothing says “happy new year” like the return of flu season and the...
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Best Celebrity ALS Bucket Challenge Videos

Your favorite celebrities have joined in the ALS Bucket Challenge, and the videos are a must-see! The ALS Bucket Challenge is sweeping Facebook, Instagram and the Internet in general, and now Hollywood’s hottest stars are jumping on the trend! In...
Sleep Better, Live Better Giveaway

Sleep Better, Live Better—Enter to Win!

Discover your best self with the latest innovation from Philip Stein, when you enter to win new luxury accessories. Here at Spa Week, it’s no secret that we’re all about finding little ways to tweak your day-to-day so that you can live a more...
5 Best Free Fitness Apps of 2014

5 Best Free Fitness Apps of 2014

The best free fitness apps of 2014 will get you into shape and help you maintain a healthy lifestyle. In our technology-based day and age it’s no wonder that fitness apps have flooded the market. With so many workout apps to choose from, it’s...
10 Health Benefits of Sex

10 Health Benefits of Sex

Though often overlooked in regards to health, intimacy is one of the healthiest things for your body. There are plenty of obvious benefits of intimacy with a partner. However, people often underestimate just how healthy sex really is. According to Vanessa...
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FDA Mandates Warning Labels For Indoor Tanning Beds

The FDA will now require warning labels on sunlamps used for indoor tanning beds in order to reflect their dangerous effects. The FDA has increased indoor tanning regulations, and will now require warning labels to appear on sunlamp products that cause...
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Chemical In Antibacterial Soap Banned – Is It Dangerous?

A common hand soap chemical has been banned, but is triclosan really dangerous? Triclosan, an ingredient commonly found in antibacterial soap, was banned from consumer hygiene products in Minnesota, sparking a debate if the chemical poses hidden...
Hot Mom of the Month: Angel Fuchs

Hot Mom of the Month: Angel Fuchs

Congratulations to Angel Fuchs, of YAY BABY! Blog, Spa Week’s Hot Mom Spa Squad’s newest Hot Mom of the Month. We are thrilled to announce Angel Fuchs, of YAY BABY! Blog as our newest Hot Mom of the Month. Angel is a valued contributor to Spa Week...