Carolyn is a NYC-based beauty, health, and wellness writer. She has contributed to Health Magazine, Blisstree.com, Vitamin Retailer Magazine, Patch, and SarahScoop.com. She loves stand-up comedy and horror movies equally.

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Habits & Hobbies That Can Attract Different Types Of Partners

Do you have an image of the "perfect" partner? If so, you probably spend a decent amount of time wondering how you can meet that person. How can you snag the cute writer who loves books? Or that charm...
By Carolyn Steber

Signs You Might Be Allergic To Sex

Between trying to enjoy yourself and trying to put on a condom, there isn't always time to look for signs you might be allergic to sex. Then again, if an allergic reaction does crop up, its symptoms w...
By Carolyn Steber

Interesting Signs You're Not Socializing Enough

Staying home alone is a necessary (and wonderful, and healthy) thing to do. It allows you to relax, recharge, and just "be" with yourself. But if you do it too often, you might start showing signs you...
By Carolyn Steber

Things Your Body’s Doing That You Shouldn't Ignore

Whenever there's a problem with your health — whether it's an infection, a hormonal imbalance, or something scarier like cancer — your body will get your attention and let you know something's up. Bec...
By Carolyn Steber

What It Could Mean If Your Teeth Fall Out In Your Dreams

As far as nighttime experiences go, few are stranger than dreams about your teeth falling out. Have you ever had one of these mini nightmares? You may have dreamt about a single tooth falling out, or ...
By Carolyn Steber

Signs You Might Have A Tilted Uterus

There are many things that can happen to your reproductive organs that in turn can affect your overall health. You may know all about the annoying signs of polycystic ovarian syndrome, for example, or...
By Carolyn Steber

Laila Ali Was Told She Was "Too Pretty" To Be A Boxer

When thinking about "traditional" female roles, professional boxing isn't usually one of first that springs to mind. And yet that didn't stop Laila Ali from getting in the ring — despite the fact many...
By Carolyn Steber

The Most Common Sex Injuries & How To Avoid Them

When you're getting it on with your partner, I bet the last thing on your mind are injuries that can occur during sex. There's certainly no time, when lying down sexily next to a fire, to consider the...
By Carolyn Steber

Subtle Signs You Might Have HPV

If you're sexually active, then you've likely had HPV at some point. The Human Papillomavirus is incredibly common and not usually something you have to worry about, since any symptoms that occur ofte...
By Carolyn Steber

Signs You Might Be Repressing Negative Childhood Memories

If something traumatic happened to you as a kid — like some form of abuse — it's possible your brain may have repressed the negative memories, leading to all sorts of issues as an adult. You might exp...
By Carolyn Steber

11 Signs Of Fertility

After years of trying not to get pregnant, you might think all it takes is one night without a condom and — poof — you're with child. And yet, it's not always that easy. If you show signs of being sup...
By Carolyn Steber

How To Decide If You Should Break Up Or Stay Together

Relationship problems are rarely 100 percent black and white, but there's no denying many reach a stage where it's necessary to either get engaged or break up. If you've been talking about marriage, t...
By Carolyn Steber

Surprising Things You Should Avoid After Sex

There are plenty of great things to do, say, and enjoy immediately after sex. You might want to cuddle your partner, compliment your hookup, and/or lie there in a state of super relaxed bliss. But the...
By Carolyn Steber

Annoying Things That Can Happen During Kissing

When it comes to making out, there is no "perfect" way to do it. But there are definitely some things that can go wrong when kissing. Whether it's a simple mistake (like forgetting to pop a mint) or s...
By Carolyn Steber

Signs Sex Is More Painful Than It Should Be

When you're all tangled up in bed with your partner, there's undoubtedly going to be some discomfort and interesting sensations. And yet, nothing should hurt. (Unless, of course, that's your thing.) E...
By Carolyn Steber

Habits You Didn’t Realize Can Cause Bloating

We've all experienced the uncomfortable sensation that is bloating. You know, that tightness and fullness in your stomach that sends you running for a pair of yoga pants. Sometimes it happens after ea...
By Carolyn Steber

11 Signs Your Relationship Isn’t Toxic

Since there's no such thing as a "perfect" relationship, there's likely someone in your life who finds fault with yours. It might be a well-meaning friend, your mom, or a coworker who has an opinion o...
By Carolyn Steber

Everything You Need To Know About Trendy Vitamins

If you're like me, then you probably spend a decent amount of time standing in the vitamin aisle trying to decide which ones are right for you. Should you just grab the cheapest multivitamin and call ...
By Carolyn Steber

Subtle Signs Your Partner Is About To Propose

If you're currently in a relationship that's gearing up to be long-term, then you likely have one eye on your partner for signs they are about to propose. It can be an exciting time as you think about...
By Carolyn Steber

Little Habits That Can Make You More Difficult To Get Along With

It's always a good idea, as the social beings we are, to be aware of little habits that make you difficult to get along with. This can come in handy when out with friends, on dates, and when spending ...
By Carolyn Steber