Imagine a surgery helped you gain fourteen inches of height. Fourteen. More
I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but in most pictures of Kim Kardashian, the reality star looks like she’s sucking on a ripe lemon. More
I’ve used an image of a kitten here, as is our trademark when discussing unpleasant topics, because the actual photo of the foot is kind of gnarly. More
Clothing, BDSM and Shark Week are three great tastes that taste great together. And by “taste great,” I of course mean “hurt like hell.” More
If you’ve ever been dumped, you likely know the searing pain that such an experience brings — the feeling of hurt manifested in what seems to be a physical way.
Well, here’s a little good news for you: you’re not crazy. And in fact, you likely did go through something akin to physical pain after your lovah left, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Michigan. More
I love high heels. Not in the Carrie Bradshaw “walking 40 blocks in $400 shoes” Manolo fetishist kind of way, or anything. I just love them. I love that they are pretty. I love that they are womanly and glamorous. I love that they make me taller. I love the way my legs look in them. But most of all, I love that they make me feel powerful. I love my high heels, but they do not return my love. In fact, they turned on me.
A few weeks back, I noticed soreness in my foot; I ignored it. I began walking with a limp; I still ignored it. It got so bad that last week, after a lovely dinner with girlfriends, my friend Ana had to literally carry me home on her back when we couldn’t get a cab because it hurt too much to walk even a few steps. So I broke down and went to the doctor. And it turns out I have a stress fracture. More
British actress Gemma Arterton, who plays opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in Prince of Persia, celebrated wrapping the movie by getting a tattoo. The tat, which is of an angel’s wing, is behind her ear. “All the men warned me in advance … More
Just when you thought the only things to be afraid of from sex were STDs, the Daily Mail comes along and posts lists of the most common ways that people injure themselves during sex. I feel like the Daily Mail … More
When Leora Tanenbaum was 38, she found herself in major foot pain for the first time in her life. When her podiatrist told her she had bunions, “I was totally horrified and freaked out. It reminded me of old ladies,” … More
Sore shoulders. Achy hips. Throbbing knees. Lower back pain. Creaky bones. Regardless of how many birthday candles we have blown out in our lifetime, the mind will continue to tell us we are still 30 years old, that we can … More