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5 Places You Can’t Visit

  There are so many amazing places out there to explore. Stunning national parks, pristine beaches, historic cities. You can live 1,000 lifetimes and still not visit every interesting place in…

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5 Foods That Are Healthier Cooked

You'd be forgiven if you thought that raw is always healthier than cooked. For many fruits and vegetables that's certainly the case, but it's not always the case. Cooking some vegetables actually brea…

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10 Food Swaps to Lower Blood Pressure

While blood pressure rises and falls naturally, sustained elevation -- otherwise known as high blood pressure, or hypertension -- can damage your heart, kidneys, and even brain. More than 65 mil…

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Top 9 Animal Thieves

By Animal Planet Believe it or not, stealing is common among animals. But these creatures take thieving to a whole new level. 9. Scorpionfly Thievery is common among animals, but the scorpion…

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5 Incredible Things Dogs Sense About You

For centuries, people have been turning to their beloved pooches for affection and companionship. And for good reason -- dogs are incredibly perceptive and intelligent creatures. They may not understa…

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Surprising Origins of 6 Christmas Traditions

  It's the most wonderful time of the year once again, but I didn't need to tell you that. It's all around -- homes are lit up, shops are decked out with trees and garlands, and you'd be hard-…

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5 Seasonal Vegan Soup Recipes

Nothing says comfort food in chilly weather like a filling bowl of vegan soup! Brr! Are you guys getting some blustery fall weather? Here in Atlanta, it's been a brisk couple of weeks. We even had …

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What’s Your Coffee IQ? (Quiz)

You know it gets you out of bed in the morning, but do you know all the facts about your cup of Joe? Take our quiz and find out: If you brew your own java at home, you're paying about: A. 30 cen…

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8 Bad Pet Parent Behaviors

  We'd like to think that most pet parents are kind, responsible people, always looking out for the best interest of their beloved cat or dog. But is that always the case? Far from it! Even th…

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5 Pointless Food Substitutes

Sometimes, all we want is to have our cake and eat it too. And nowhere is this more evident than on the shelves of American supermarkets. Diet soda. Diet potato chips. Diet ice cream. But here's a sne…

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