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Do You Have Trypophobia?

You may not even realize you suffer from Trypophobia . I didn't even know what it was until I saw someone post a bunch of photos that gave me the creeps. What were the photos of? Objects with many tiny holes in them. I guarantee you've seen a few of them on Facebook because they often get shared...
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New Research Says Pasta Isn't All That Bad For You

There's something comforting about eating Pasta. It can be spaghetti with meat sauces, shrimp scampi with angel hair, or five cheese lasagna. But there have been so many studies out over the last few years that smack talked pasta because it's loaded with carbs and can make you gain weight. But...
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A Quarter of People Injure Themselves Doing This?

I've injured myself doing the easiest thing. Just sitting here at work I cannot tell you how many times I have slammed my knee into the counter. Ouch! But this blog isn't about slamming your knee into something. This is a more intimate injury. More and more people are opting to groom their hair...
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Can Dogs Help Us Live Longer?

Every time I write a story about another positive benefit of pet ownership I use the same opening line. "A house is not a home without a pet." I grew up with pets and have two cats and cannot imagine coming home and not being greeted by my four-legged friends. There's a brand new study that's come...
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How Many Calories Are In That Easter Candy?

Ignorance is bliss sometimes, but knowledge can be power. Easter is Sunday, and if you've been to any store recently, you've probably seen all the pastel colored bags full of Easter candy. Every year it seems like they are coming out with some new creation. This isn't an article about the most...
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Losing Weight Is Easier If You Do This?

Want to drop some weight? Whether it's a couple of pounds or fifty-pounds, there's a new study that may have one way to help you meet your goal. I bet you're thinking it has something to do with eliminating carbs or sugar? Maybe eating a very tiny amount of food per day? Clean eating? Paleo or Keto...
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How Much Time Do We Spend On the Toilet Each Week?

The results of this study may surprise you! Now obviously, if you have some sort of tummy troubles you are probably spending more time on the pot than the average Jane or Joe. I don't like to dilly dally in the bathroom. I get in and get my business done and move on with my day! I don't take the...
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Are These Three Topics Taboo in the Workplace?

Keeping your professional and personal life separate can be challenging at times. I know for me, I always end up making friends with my co-workers. Plus, we spend the majority of our time at work, so we are bound to get friendly with at least one person. I found an article, 11 Things You Probably...
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Could Having Store Receipts Be Making You Sick?

I just looked in my purse, and my wallet and I confirmed what I already knew. I had a ton of store receipts in the bottom of my bag and tucked into my wallet. They range from grocery receipts to gas station receipts to even receipts from furniture I bought last year. Why do I have them? I can't...
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"Petcercising" is the Newest Fitness Trend

There seems to be a new fitness trend every few weeks. The latest one is called " Petcercising ." It's incorporating your pet into your work out. According to Argos , this new gym trend is huge in the U.K. right now. What motivates you to go to the gym or get a work out in? Argos did a study and...
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