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6 ‘Bad’ Habits That Are Actually Good

We hear all the time about all these different habits that could be killing us. But plenty of "bad" habits aren't nearly as bad as they appear to be. And other habits that are not so great in excess a…

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8 Surprising Habits That Can Harm Your Health

We all know the basic principles of maintaining a healthy lifestyle: eat right, exercise, drink enough water, get enough sleep, and avoid alcohol and tobacco. But there are plenty of seemingly innocuo…

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8 Habits Your Body Loves

Would you like to be healthy and full of delightful energy? Do you dream of looking hotter than the noonday sun? This sounds like an infomercial pitch, but it's really a pitch proposing a handful of s…

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5 Good (And Bad) Habits Of Really Smart People

Our culture loves to idolize smart, successful people. Although I might argue that society's real heroes can be found in classrooms and farm fields, we need these brilliant outliers to shake things up…

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8 ‘Bad’ Habits That Are Good for You

There are certain habits that just aren't polite to do in public -- or at all. How many times have you winced at an acquaintance's knuckle cracking, or been disgusted by a stranger picking their nose …

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How to Break a Bad Habit

Let's be honest -- everyone has at least one bad habit that they've been meaning to change. But we usually keep it because it comes so naturally to us. At its core, a bad habit is a behavior that we'v…

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3 Ways to Banish a Bad Habit

By Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com Editor Bad habits happen—even to good people. Whether it’s biting your nails, or putting off a big project, everyone has those little routines that aren’t so h…

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