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Apartment Living for Dog Lovers (Infographic)

We love our furry best friends of all breeds and sizes. If you're living in a small space, it doesn’t necessarily mean you need to have a little pet. While some pet parents worry about a larger animal…


Friendship Detox: 6 Tips for Recognizing Toxic Friendships

In the great 2004 teen comedy Mean Girls, an impressionable young girl encounters a set of friends who seem to be everything she and her own closest friends aren’t — but they’re clearly dysfunctional,…


Why Deep Ocean Water is a Renewable Resource with Potential Health Benefits

Located 820 feet and more below the surface of the ocean is an incredible substance that may have profound curative effects.  Called Deep Ocean Water, it is dense with minerals. This nutrient-rich wat…


23 Research-Backed Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

Vinegar has so many uses and medicinal properties, it's arguably one of the most underrated natural substances. There are countless resources about all the amazing benefits that Apple Cider Vinegar (A…


Why Pastured Turkeys Are Better For Your Health

Remember the old adage, "you are what you eat"? Well, current research is taking that principle one step further. When it comes to meat, you are what your food ate. Most people recognize intuitively t…


4 Eating Styles That Lead to Weight Gain – Which One Are You?

We've been told to eat less, eat healthier, strip more fat from our diet--all are roads to nowhere. It's time to consider a bigger dietary picture. We'd like to introduce you to four women who walk…


Cookies Can Help Fight Cancer With This Ingredient

A staple in multi-cultural cooking for millennia, ginger is the spice that gives life to a whole host of dishes and drinks. This strange looking root has also been used medicinally for more than 2,000…


How To Green Your Online Shopping in 6 Easy Steps

For years, like a child stuck on the wrong side of a playground fence, I watched my friends treat themselves to clothes and decor from darling online shops, while I refrained. Their homes and closets …


May is Masturbation Month … Are You Missing Out?

"Of all the kinds of sex people can have, masturbation is the most universal and important, yet few people talk about it freely -- worse, many people still feel it is 'second best' or problematic in s…


Health Warning Signs You Shouldn’t Ignore

When it comes to our health, it’s all too easy to ignore the small warning signs that our body gives us. We’re all busy, have a million things to do, and are masters at putting up with small niggles. …


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