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articles by: Diana Vilibert

5 Foods Proven to Make You Happier

Can you find happiness in your fridge? Yes—as long as you're eating the right stuff. Looking for a pick-me-up? Here's what to nosh on:   Broccoli This veggie contains a trace mineral cal…

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1 Thing Fruits and Vegetables Can’t Do (And 6 Things They Can)

An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but it won't be much help if you're trying to slim down. Recent research reviewed studies on the link between fruit and vegetable consumption and weight gain, …

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Eat Your Water! Here’s How

Staying hydrated is essential to staying healthy--water makes up about 60 percent of our body weights, and even just a five percent decrease of water in the body declines muscle strength and endurance…

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Hospital Elevator Buttons Dirtier Than Toilets, Study Says

There are lots of things you wouldn't expect to be dirtier than a toilet—but everything from dollar bills to ice at fast food restaurants make that list, harboring alarming levels of bacteria. Anot…

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6 Strange (But Easy) Ways to Be More Productive

Until cloning yourself or the 50-hour day become possibilities, there are things you can do right now to get more done. The best part? These surprising ideas are all really easy to incorporate into yo…

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This App Raised Over $1 Million Doing Almost Nothing

To be clear, the newly launched Yo app does something. In fact, it does exactly one thing. The Yo app, true to its name, allows users to tell their friends "yo." Nothing more, nothing less. And as of …

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Are You Obsessed With Your Pet? (Probably)

We all love our pets—and some of us love them even more than we love our own two-legged family members, according to Gone Digging. The site recently put together some interesting stats on pets and the…

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6 Signs You Need to Eat More Fat

Look at the aisles of low-fat products in any grocery store, and it might be hard to believe that fat can actually be good for you. Fats can be just as vital to your health as your daily intake of veg…

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6 Myths About Cat Litter

How much do you know about Mr. Whiskers' bathroom habits? Read up to separate cat litter fact from fiction. CAT LITTER MYTH 1: If your cat urinates or defecates outside of its litter box, you can tea…

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Can the Electric Car Save Your Life?

It's been debated whether electric cars can help save the environment — but now, some experts are claiming a different benefit: your health. Released a few days ago, a new report from the Environme…

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about Diana Vilibert

Diana Vilibert is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn. You can be blog-friends with her at dianavilibert.com, or tweet her at @dianavilibert.

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