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21 Rape Myths Everyone Needs to Know

A new joint study between three universities in Canada found that a combination of education and self-defense training about rape is highly effective at reducing the incidence of rape.† The results, p…

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Thousands of Groceries Claiming ’0 Trans Fats’ Actually Contain Them

A new study by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) estimates that at least 27 percent of 84,000 foods in grocery stores contain artificial trans fats, known to have a well-documented connection to h…

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Share a Bathroom? There’s Probably Fecal Matter on Your Toothbrush

Is there fecal matter on your toothbrush? If you share a bathroom with a lot of people, chances are there is. A study from Quinnipiac University confirmed that fecal coliforms in communal bathrooms…

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3 Simple Rules for Finding a Healthier Breakfast Cereal

Cereal can make a convenient, nutritious breakfast, but buyer beware! Many, many cereals are labeled as nutritious and healthy, when in reality, they are nutrition-less sugar bombs. While Cinnamon Toa…

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8 Tips to Buy Better Yogurt

Despite all of the hype, not all yogurt is good for you. Here are 8 tips to help you select the best and healthiest yogurt for you: 1. Look for live cultures. The live cultures in yogurt provide th…

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Want More Living or Working Space? Consider Your Garage

You don't have to sign up for a pyramid scheme to get more Ö more living space, more room to work, or even more cash. As a homeowner, you may have an important, underused asset on your property. That …

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What Exactly are Twizzlers Made Of?

Every day in movie theaters, living rooms, and at sporting events across the nation people are chowing down on Twizzlers. But what exactly are these rubbery, almost neon red-colored snacks made of? …

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4 Words of Wisdom for My Younger Self

I donít know about you, but I sure as hell didnít have it all figured out when I was youngeróalthough there were more than a few times when I thought I did! And Iím sure that in another 10 years, Iíll…

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8 Biggest Myths About Suicide

Suicide is one of the most heartbreaking, confusing and misunderstood issues in contemporary culture. It's no surprise, then, that many people's understanding of suicide is shaped by the very taboo na…

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5 of Science’s Weirdest Theories About Falling in Love

From†kindergarten romances to middle-age dating, all life stages are full of lessons about love. We learn from experience and friendsí horror stories, from reading columns and from Momís tried-and…

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