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What Really Causes Cracked Heels—and How to Get Rid of Them

Beauty Fix your cracked heels with these expert tips and products and you’ll be wearing those summer sandals with confidence. Cracked heels are common Weerameth Weerachotewong/Shutterstock Don’t worry that you’ve somehow mistreated your feet because your heels are dry and cracked: “Dry heels—aka xerosis—is very common in the feet and heels because they’re constantly under… Read More »

Does air pollution really kill nearly 9 million people each year?

Air pollution in Krakow, Poland exceeds European Union limitsArtur Widak/NurPhoto/Getty By Michael Le Page Does air pollution really kill nearly 800,000 people in Europe and 9 million worldwide each year? That’s the apparent conclusion of a study claiming that air pollution causes 800,000 “extra” deaths in Europe each year, which is double previous estimates. However,… Read More »