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The Fittest City In The US Is…

The fittest city in the US also happens to be the capital. So says this year's American Fitness Index, the work of the American College of Sports Medicine. The report scores cities based on a range of…

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Forget Cannabis, The 3 Most Deadly Drugs Are Completely Legal

Regardless of where you stand on marijuana legalization, you have to admit: Marijuana is a fairly harmless drug in comparison to many other entirely legal drugs. While marijuana has 0 attributed death…

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Shocking! The Unhealthiest Food Chains in America

Sure, McDonald's has the Big Mac -- and with jumbo fries and a large gulp of carbonated sugar it certainly isn't "healthy." But McDonald's doesn't even come close to earning the title of one of the un…

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Arguing the Wrong Questions

If modern day politics and the increasingly large polarization that is dominating rhetoric has anything to teach, it is this:  there are no solutions to be found when we are asking the wrong questio…

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6 of America’s Weirdest Roadside Attractions

  Ah, America -- land of the free and home of the.... world's largest ball of twine?! Indeed, America is home to some supremely silly, kitschy and just plain weird roadside attractions. Take a…

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10 Years Later: Care2 Healthy Living Tribute

Ten years have passed since terrorists made a dark mark in New York city. Care2 commemorates this day with a tribute to everyone affected by the September 11th attacks, especially the men, women and a…

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America’s Census: The Numbers

Remember that census form you filled out last year? Some of the findings from the annual profile of the U.S. were published last week by the Census Bureau. The New York Times created a fascinating gra…

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