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6 Strange But Real Addictions

From tanning beds to nasal spray, and from plastic surgery to Blackberry ("Crackberry") usage, addiction can crop up almost anywhere. Life is difficult for any addict, but successful addiction treatme…

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Why Your Cell Phone Is Bad for Your Relationship

Is your cell phone screwing with your relationship? This scenario might sound familiar: You're home after work, updating your significant other on all the drama—that meeting about your promotion, t…

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4 Green Ways to Get Rid of Cell Phones and Chargers

By s.e. smith, Networx With the death or upgrade of every cell phone comes the inevitable question of what do to with the phone and its accoutrements. It’s easy to end up with a drawer of tangled c…

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How the Food Truck Concept is Spreading To Other Businesses

Photo Credit: Fashion Mobile By Lloyd Alter, TreeHugger Fifty years ago, Jane Jacobs wrote, "New ideas must use old buildings." Today she might write "New ideas need old trucks." It's an importa…

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New Mobile App: Help Romney’s Dog Escape!

Were you shocked by the now-infamous story of how Mitt Romney drove for 12 hours with his dog Seamus crated atop his car roof, back in 1983? Well, while it's not possible to travel back in time t…

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Cellphone Use Linked to Excess Saliva

A recent study shows a link between heavy cellphone use and saliva production. Scientists at the Vidhya Shikshan Prasark Mandal's Dental College and Research Centre in India have found that the gland …

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Charitable Recycling: Eyeglasses, Printer Cartridges and Mobile Phones

Who doesn't keep old eyeglasses as a backup when they get a new pair—and end up with an overflowing drawer of dated glasses we wouldn't be caught dead in now. If you find yourself in a drawer-cleaning…

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Textual Harassment: “Sexting” and Teen Sexuality

When I was a preadolescent boy, I had a "relationship" with a neighborhood girl of the same age. We would ride bikes together, play Clue, talk about UFOs, build elaborate houses out of blocks, argue p…

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