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Know Before You Go: Eye-Opening Facts About Sleepy Driving

There is no breathalyzer for sleepiness, but the statistics and my personal experience compel me to wish there would be. In 2005, I was in a highway crash that left my thigh bone, knee and elbow br…

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Top 10 Causes of Death Around the World

Most humans don't like to think about dying, but it's an inevitability for all of us. How or why we will die isn't something any of us can know for certain, but there are plenty of things that can tip…

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Post Car Accident: When Will I Be Whole Again?

It doesn't matter that the tires screeching in the darkness don't belong to me. It doesn't matter that I can see that the truck is, in fact, able to stop, or that I know everyone inside is safe. It do…

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Movie Director Discovers The Meaning Of Life

By Darlene Mininni Movie director Tom Shadyac—best known for zany blockbuster comedies like Ace Ventura and Bruce Almighty—inhabited a world many of us would envy, adorned by a lucrative Hollywood…

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The Fragility of Life & How to Love Dangerously

“Good morning, Grendel!” When my hubby Matt lifts my Bichon Frisé pup Grendel up on the bed first thing in the morning, she’s so excited she can hardly contain herself. Although she’s eight years o…

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When Someone Almost Died In My Hands

"Matt! Stop!" When Matt pulled the car over on the side of the freeway in Oakland beside the unconscious man with blood gushing from his face, his teeth knocked out, a massive hematoma on his foreh…

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What a wonderful transition for Milkshake and her canine family! Long may they live happily in each …

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In Australia suicide rates by guns dropped dramatically after we had the hand in guns legislation. …