Strictly summer love?
DEAR CAROL: I'm nervous to start high-school (where grades really count)
7 celeb-inspired ways to cure summer boredom
Your weekly horoscope
20 "what were we thinking" fashion moments
Nail news: Glam up with pretty polishes inspired by The Giver
5 new ways to beat your salad boredom
What sport is for you this summer?
We wanna know! How do you feel about smoking?
Disney's Girl Meets World: Exclusive message to GL readers!
More Friends = More Fun
CREATE A PROFILE
GL Tweets !
1 HOURS AGO Because #thighgap is waaaaaay overrated: http://t.co/Jj6MamwTvD
2 HOURS AGO 6 tips that are guaranteed to get you on the team #TryOutSeason: http://t.co/1IOvtzbG7S
3 HOURS AGO 5 fab beauty uses for tea tree oil: http://t.co/IFbME5OIxt
Check these out, too...
Forbes.com reports that an experiment conducted by UCLA
scientists showed that giving rats a fructose solution in place of regular
drinking water were much slower at completing a maze than mice that didn’t
consume the fructose. The fructose interfered with the brain cells’ ability to
“talk” to one another, meaning that they couldn’t think quickly or clearly.
HFCS could cause your memory and
recall abilities to tank, too, just like the rats’. Yikes!
But there is good
news. The scientists also gave one group of rats a diet rich on omega-3 fatty
acids. These rats found their way through the maze quickly. The researchers
have also concluded that an omega-3-heavy diet can counteract the mind-numbing
effects of a diet high in HFCS.
Your best bet for pre-finals food? Cut out the highly
processed, packaged goodies and munch on all-natural sweets instead, like fresh
Love this post? You’ll heart
» Get fit in time
for swimsuit season! Sign up now for our free weekly Get Fit Fast newsletter
» 100 fitness tips to live by
» What is going on down there?! Our latest body Q&As
WIN BIG! Score a sizzlin'
summer wardrobe from Mambo Australia
Want more ways to get GL?
Like us on Facebook
or follow us on Twitter,
BY BRITTANY TAYLOR ON 5/29/2012 5:56:00 PM
POSTED IN healthy eating 101, how to cut out junk food, nutrition, ace final exams
Guys are way gassier than girls.
Snag a sneak peek of The Giver!
It's based on an incredible book. It features our current cover girl, Taylor Swift. And it's sure to be the biggest blockbuster of the summer.
The Giver hits theaters on August 15. CLICK HERE to find out how your review of the flick can help you score a movie poster and more exclusive swag.
It's FINALLY our 20th birthday! To celebrate, we've rounded up our all time fave (and all time best) fashion and beauty tips 'n' tricks, amazing boy/bestie/life advice plus room DIYs, amazing recipes and top 20 lists exclusively for you right here on girlslife.com.
To join the fun,