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10 Fit-Cations Totally Worth The Trip

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    The mercury is just starting to creep upward, which means maybe it’s time to start thinking about a getaway. But, if the idea of spring break conjures up images of all-you-can-drink margaritas and passing out poolside, think again. Vacation is no longer an excuse to eat like an extra in Half Baked and skip the gym — it’s actually quite the opposite.

    The wellness retreat, previously the niche domain of celebrities and the upwardly mobile, has gone mainstream. Resorts worldwide are giving health and wellbeing offerings top billing in an effort to respond to the needs of the highly stressed demographic of career women between the ages of 25 and 40. Yes, and that means a lot of you guys. Apparently, we all seem like we could use some zen. Ahead, 10 different destinations that will have you sipping juices (not Coronas) and saluting (not just worshipping) the sun.

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This Is What Death Really Looks Like

In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read