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12+ Reasons Playing Outside Is Key To A Successful Life

This is the information age. The technologies that help us create, curate and consume information aren't going away any time soon. Today's youth have no ideas what it's like to live in a world without…

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Do You Google Your Illness? That May Be a Good Thing

Your habit of Googling for a diagnosis may help detect an infectious disease epidemic. By searching your symptoms or even a specific type of illness, you are contributing data that may help stop an ep…

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Baby Boomers vs. Millennials: How Internet-Obsessed Are You? (Infographic)

Have you ever noticed the generation gap grow wider when using your phone, computer or television around someone that just isn't from your era? With technology developing so rapidly, each generation i…

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Sit No More! 5 Ways to Become More Active

You should exercise more. The American Heart Association's recommendation for healthy adults is approximately 30 minutes of moderate exercise a day, 5 times a week. But let's think about what the …

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Top Dangers of the Digital Age (Infographic)

The internet brought us LOLcats, memes and social media. But it's not all fun and games. If you were looking for a hearty list inspired by the internet's dark side, here it is. Especially for children…

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Is Media Overload Ruining Your Kids? (Infographic)

When I was in elementary school, we didn't have a television. When we visited friends or family who did, cartoons and the Nickelodeon channel seemed like magic to me. I couldn't look away. I'd often z…

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The Internet, the Writer, and the Video Artist

Often times, people focus on the negative aspects of using the internet. Although it's true that obsessive use of the internet can be unhealthy, internet use in moderation can have some remarkable ben…

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The Horror! Discovering Your Child’s Porn Stash

A few years ago, when I was a new parent, a seasoned fellow parent told me about when he first discovered his sonís particular interest in pornography. At that time, his son was 14 and was left home a…

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Care2, But With More Cats

Have you ever visited Care2 Healthy Living and thought, "Well, this is great, but there aren't enough cats"? If so, then the Internet is here to help you. Meowbify is a website that allows you to m…

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The Icy Waters Of Online Dating

By: Melanie Bates Iím exhausted. And Iíve only been dating online for about three months after taking a three and a half year hiatus from the opposite sex. The rules have changed, ladies. …

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