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From exercise machines to aromatherapy, CNET's experts tell you everything you need to know to live a happy and balanced life.

The scientifically-proven best time of day to exercise

The scientifically-proven best time of day to exercise

Do you really need to wake up at 5 a.m. for fitness gains?

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Will you need a COVID booster? Pfizer says yes. CDC, FDA say it's too soon to know

Will you need a COVID booster? Pfizer says yes. CDC, FDA say it's too soon to know

With delta variant cases growing, how can you protect yourself from the dominant COVID-19 strain? Here's what to know about the discussion over vaccine boosters.

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Mosaic review: For plant-based meal delivery, it doesn't get better than this

Mosaic review: For plant-based meal delivery, it doesn't get better than this

This vegetarian- and vegan-friendly prepared meal service is one of the best I've tried.

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The best bed-in-a-box mattresses in 2021
The best bed-in-a-box mattresses in 2021

The best bed-in-a-box mattresses in 2021

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The best blood pressure monitors
The best blood pressure monitors

The best blood pressure monitors

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The best treadmills
The best treadmills

The best treadmills

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The best massage guns
The best massage guns

The best massage guns

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The best vitamin subscription services
The best vitamin subscription services

The best vitamin subscription services

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The best essential oil diffusers
The best essential oil diffusers

The best essential oil diffusers

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The best sports drinks (that aren't Gatorade)
The best sports drinks (that aren't Gatorade)

The best sports drinks (that aren't Gatorade)

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The best meat delivery services
The best meat delivery services

The best meat delivery services

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Fitness

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11 Apple Watch bands worth buying

11 Apple Watch bands worth buying

From stainless steel to silicone, there's an Apple Watch band for every purpose.

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Best Apple Watch deals: Save $10 on Series 7 in green

Best Apple Watch deals: Save $10 on Series 7 in green

It'll be about a month before it gets to you, but you can get the discount now.

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The best massage guns you can buy right now

The best massage guns you can buy right now

These percussive massagers can loosen tight spots and help relieve muscle soreness.

Best running earbuds and headphones to use for 2021

Best running earbuds and headphones to use for 2021

An assortment of top headphone options for both casual joggers and more serious runners.

The best treadmill for 2021

The best treadmill for 2021

Get an efficient cardio workout at home with these highly rated options.

Sleep

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The best mattress you can buy in 2021

The best mattress you can buy in 2021

I tested them so you don't have to.

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Pokemon Sleep is Pokemon Go but for bedtime

Pokemon Sleep is Pokemon Go but for bedtime

Go to sleep.

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Best mattress for back pain in 2021

Best mattress for back pain in 2021

Waking up with back pain? These mattresses combine comfort and support for a restful night and a pain-free morning.

Best headphones for sleeping

Best headphones for sleeping

These specially designed headphones block out ambient noise and play your favorite sounds, so you can sleep more soundly.

Nectar Mattress review: Budget-friendly with a dense, supportive feel

Nectar Mattress review: Budget-friendly with a dense, supportive feel

The original Nectar mattress offers enough support for most bodies without costing an arm and a leg.

Parenting

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Pfizer says its COVID vaccine is highly effective in kids ages 5-11: Here's the latest

Pfizer says its COVID vaccine is highly effective in kids ages 5-11: Here's the latest

Coronavirus vaccine shots for kids as young as 5 could be here as early as November.

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Debit cards for kids: Everything you need to know plus our picks

Debit cards for kids: Everything you need to know plus our picks

Teach your kids about money while keeping them safe.

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Best COVID-19 face masks for kids: KN95, disposable, cloth and more

Best COVID-19 face masks for kids: KN95, disposable, cloth and more

If your child is back in the classroom this school year, you'll need to stock up on masks designed for kids to help protect against COVID-19.

Best STEM toys to keep kids busy in clever ways

Best STEM toys to keep kids busy in clever ways

Make playtime smart with gifts that touch on science, tech, engineering or math skills.

Best kids' tablets for 2021

Best kids' tablets for 2021

What's the best tablet to buy for your child? Here are our top picks for durable kid-friendly tablets.

Nutrition

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The best meat delivery in 2021: Snake River Farms, Omaha Steaks, Rastelli's and more

The best meat delivery in 2021: Snake River Farms, Omaha Steaks, Rastelli's and more

A delivery of choice meats is #summergoals and these easy online butchers make it a total breeze.

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The best meal kit delivery services

The best meal kit delivery services

The perfect meal kit service will deliver weekly recipes and preportioned ingredients to make mealtime a breeze.

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How to calculate and track your macronutrients

How to calculate and track your macronutrients

Learn how to track macros for weight loss, muscle gain, energy and other fitness goals.

Amazon's grocery delivery options can put an end to in-person shopping. What to know

Amazon's grocery delivery options can put an end to in-person shopping. What to know

Some grocery delivery services come at a fee but others are included in your Prime membership.

How to cook the Beyond Meat burger

How to cook the Beyond Meat burger

Grill or sauté these plant-based patties for the best results.

Personal Care

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The best glasses online for 2021: Where to find prescription eyeglasses

The best glasses online for 2021: Where to find prescription eyeglasses

Trying to figure out where to buy the best glasses online? Here's the skinny on the top e-tailers out there.

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Oral-B toothbrushes are up to 50% off today on Amazon

Oral-B toothbrushes are up to 50% off today on Amazon

Keep your pearly whites in tip-top shape with this toothbrush deal.

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Get up to 75% off on this accessible makeup line

Get up to 75% off on this accessible makeup line

Try this cruelty-free makeup brand that won't cost you a fortune.

Indie tea deal: Up to 28% off on loose-leaf tea

Indie tea deal: Up to 28% off on loose-leaf tea

With this wonderful deal, you can unwind with a hot cup of tea that will appeal to everyone's tastes.

Best electric toothbrush for 2021

Best electric toothbrush for 2021

From whitening power to gum care, here's how to choose the best electric toothbrush.

Caregiving

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Men can now breastfeed

Men can now breastfeed

The Father's Nursing Assistant, by Dentsu, is a breastfeeding device to help dads put their little ones to sleep.

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Apple Watch's new Family Setup plan is for kids

Apple Watch's new Family Setup plan is for kids

Parents can set up an Apple Watch for their children, with parental controls for messaging and location tracking.

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Apple Watch Series 4: How to enable fall detection

Apple Watch Series 4: How to enable fall detection

Be warned, though -- it's possible to accidentally trigger the safety feature.

Why I ditched Walgreens for this pharmacy app

Why I ditched Walgreens for this pharmacy app

Pharmacy apps sketched me out, until I tried one.

AliveCor’s FDA-cleared 6-lead ECG aims to detect more than the Apple Watch

AliveCor’s FDA-cleared 6-lead ECG aims to detect more than the Apple Watch

The KardiaMobile 6L should better detect cardiovascular diseases, is available in June.

Dental Care

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Best electric toothbrush for 2021

Best electric toothbrush for 2021

From whitening power to gum care, here's how to choose the best electric toothbrush.

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Should you brush your teeth before or after breakfast?

Should you brush your teeth before or after breakfast?

It all comes down to what you eat and drink for breakfast.

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The best teeth-whitening toothpaste in 2021

The best teeth-whitening toothpaste in 2021

For gentle, everyday whitening, try one of these toothpaste options.

The best teeth-whitening strips in 2021

The best teeth-whitening strips in 2021

Your guide to whitening strips with the best fit and coverage.

Whitening strips, LED lights and bleach trays: The best teeth-whitening products for 2021

Whitening strips, LED lights and bleach trays: The best teeth-whitening products for 2021

From LED lights to whitening strips to custom-fit bleach trays, you can get a professional-level teeth-whitening treatment at home.

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