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The Shocking 15 Deadliest Animals in the World

Sharks, grizzly bears and big cats may strike fear into your heart and limbic brain, but they do not even come close to being the deadliest animals on earth. Of the top ten deadliest creatures to huma…

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11 Things You Should Never Flush Down The Toilet

The toilet is a part of our daily lives, and thank goodness: it's about to be freezing cold in Colorado and I'm not too keen on the idea of heading outside to do my business in an outhouse in single-d…

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The Truth About Cats: They’re Good for Us

By Jennifer Viegas, Discovery Channel News headlines over the past few years have linked cat ownership to everything from cancer to craziness, but new studies suggest that cats are actually benef…

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Why Is Lyme Disease Not Just Tick-Borne Anymore?

  Some experts feel that almost everyone has been exposed to Lyme disease and may have it in one way, shape or form. Whether that's true or not is up for debate, but clearly there are those…

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Symptoms of Trichomoniasis

There are a number of symptoms that appear when Trich is contracted. All it takes is knowing how to spot them. Watch this for a quick tip!…

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Trichomoniasis Treatment

Need a quick tip on treating trichomoniasis? Watch this!…

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Is Your Cat Making You Crazy?

  Is your cat making you crazy? According to Czech scientist Jaroslav Flegr, cats can be the source of serious medical conditions, mental health issues and tragic incidents in humans, includin…

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What’s in a Fast Food Burger?

Last week, McDonald's announced that they would stop using ammonia-treated trimmings in their hamburgers. Dubbed "pink slime" by a USDA microbiologist, ammoniated beef is one of many surprises found i…

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10 Tips to Avoid Bedbugs

Bedbugs – creepy and persistent saboteurs of sleep. It is no wonder these parasitic insects have caused such a stir in the news. Their resilience can make them unwelcome house guests indefinitely.…

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Thanks Lisa for sharing the info. Quite interesting.

thank you for the article

well said Ms Annie Lawrie.....whatever may be the fact, I still like earthworms and I feel they r go…

Thank you.