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Hating Your Job Won’t Kill You–Right?

You probably know that having a toxic job that stresses you out and sucks the soul out of you isn’t exactly good for you. As a physician who has experienced work-related stress myself, as well as witn…

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6 Holiday Traditions Around the World

  We may think of the Holiday season as all Santa Claus and decorated trees, but elsewhere, that's not quite the case. Click through to learn about holiday traditions across the globe. Does…

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Beauty Vs. Happiness (Infographic)

Cosmetics are a multi-billion dollar industry, with an average of $174.8 billion dollars being spent on beauty products per year worldwide. This leaves us to wonder... does it work? Money may not be a…

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Japan Farmers Try for Radiation-Free Rice

Fukushima farmers were taking steps to decontaminate the soil as they planted this year's rice crop, hoping and praying for a harvest that will clear radiation tests. Photo Credit: Eric__I_E via Flick…

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Fukushima Evacuees Mourn Lost Pets

Fukushima residents remember the pets they lost when they evacuated the area surrounding Japan's damaged nuclear plant last year. Photo Credit: Matvey Andreyev. World News Videos by NewsLook …

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Japan Shuts Down Another Nuclear Reactor

Japan shut down another nuclear reactor Monday, leaving only one in operation. Photo Credit: t.ohashi via Flickr World News Videos by NewsLook var nl_rand = "kuFWNV12F2HGcxrt", NewsLook = Ne…

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Local Food Thrives Amidst Japanese Radiation Fears

For Japanese shoppers, food safety was taken for granted until the Fukushima crisis. Now many have lost faith in government guarantees and fear that radiation could have contaminated their diet. …

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Activists Clash with Japanese Whalers

Anti-whaling group Sea Shepherd releases new footage of clashes at sea with Japanese whalers, including one of their members being knocked off a jet ski by a water cannon. Simon Hanna reports. Scie…

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Japan’s Snow Monkeys

Japanese macaques, or "snow monkeys," are iconic in snowy Japanese landscapes . David Levene monkeys around with the primates at Japans Jigokudani Monkey Park as they (the monkeys not Dave) take a dip…

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The Declining State of Sushi in America

Sushi has been decidedly integrated into the American diet. Sure, some people still cast a skeptical eye on sushi, seeing it as nothing more than glorified “bait.” However, sushi maintains a certain a…

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