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Change Your Life by Changing These 3 Daily Habits

The key to a happier, healthier, less stressful day could lie in your morning habits. Make these changes and reap the benefits all day long.   Stop Trying to Multitask Brushing up on…

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5 Simple Ways to Cope With Pet Allergies

You're no stranger to a stuffy nose, itchy eyes, rashes and welts. You're one of more than 60 million Americans the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America estimates are affected by allergies in gene…

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Care2 Member Asks IKEA Not to Destroy Trees with 2M Catalogues

Saving our trees and forests starts with ... a catalogue? Help stop the wasteful distribution of more than 600,000,000 pages each year. Please sign the petition asking IKEA to stop destroying forests …

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The Simple Mind Trick That Transforms Lives

Whether we realize it or not, our lives revolve around stories and have done so since our cave-painting days. Picture it: Cave people hunkered down around a blazing fire situated in the middle of t…

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Birth Control Causes Depression: Myth or Fact?

With all the stresses in life, it can be hard to know what is bringing you down. Is it the upcoming test that’s stressing you out? Is it the fight you had with your friend? Is it your co-worker being …

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He Rescued a Baby Swan. The Price? An Angry Mom (Video)

Swans have a reputation for being aggressive -- and dare we say it -- mean. This witty rescuer doesn't let that stop him from removing a cheeping baby cygnet from a chain link fence. Watch this funn…

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3 Reasons Supermarkets Waste So Much Food & What We Can Do About It

Did you ever wonder how supermarkets manage to sell such fresh food day after day? Sure, they restock to replace what they sell to their customers. But it also turns out that they restock to rep…

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11 Most Talkative Dog Breeds

Some dog breeds are known for their tendency to talk. They might not have the loudest of barks, but they're rarely at a loss for woofs. Which breeds do experts put at the top of the talkative lis…

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Butternut Squash and Heirloom Bean Chili

YIELD 8 servings Ingredients 3 cups chopped, peeled butternut squash 1 large (or 2 medium) poblano peppers, cut into halves, seeds and stem removed 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 teaspoon…

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This State Has The Rudest Drivers

Nervous motorists may want to avoid Idaho—it is, according to a new survey, the state that's home to the country's rudest drivers, MSN Autos reports. Why? Two reasons, Insure.com reports: Drivers who …

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Today's Healthy Living Poll

Should Extinct species be brought back to life? (when science makes this possible)

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Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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Some cats show actually affection by "nibbling". You'll see kittens nibbling Mama, and Mama nibblin…