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Gyms Are Reopening, But Is it Safe to Go Back?

Fitness centers are taking precautions; only you can decide if it's enough

  

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8-Step Guide to Making a No-Sew Face Mask From a T-Shirt

Easy step-by-step instructions for a summer-friendly cotton face covering

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Summer Recipes From Top Spas

Pleasing plates that make the perfect warm-weather meal or á la carte treat

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How to Avoid Injury When Exercising at Home

Get tips to prevent an achy back and shoulder strain

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Could Your Fitness Tracker Detect COVID-19?

Experts are searching for early warning signs

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The New Rules for Safer Summer Cookouts

CDC issues health guidelines for hosting barbecues

Mental Health

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7 Ways to Handle Anxiety During the Outbreak

Uncertainty and fear are major triggers. Here's how to cope

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A Quick Beginner's Guide to Meditation

Learn how to quiet the mind during this time of high stress

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Lessons in Finding Happiness During Hard Times

Researchers say we're wired for joy and what it means for resilience

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How to Take Care of Your Mental Health

Experts warn new problems may arise as the pandemic progresses

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How to Bounce Back From the Stress of the Coronavirus

Crises that cause anxiety can harm your health or help you build resilience

       

Protect Your Health

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How to Stay Safe at the Grocery Store

Need to run errands? Experts say planning and handwashing are important

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6 Major Retailers Mandate Face Masks for Shoppers

Some of the country's biggest chains are requiring customers to cover up

How to Wash Your Hands the Right Way

Research finds only 3 percent of Americans wash correctly. Do you?


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