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    6 (Semi) Healthy Foods That Get a Bad Rap

    6 (Semi) Healthy Foods That Get a Bad Rap
    For years, nutrition advice could be summed up something like this: If you like eating or drinking (fill in the blank), it’s bad for you. Health experts blacklisted sugar, butter, chocolate, coffee, alcohol, and eggs. The Grim Reaper, it seemed, doubled as tiramisu cake. So we abstained from these forbidden foods or flagellated ourselves while indulging in them. No longer! Researchers ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rate This
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    5 Fat Blasters for the Holiday Season

    5 Fat Blasters for the Holiday Season
    Jane Farrell | BettyConfidential.com Winter really is the most dangerous time of the year if you want to stay or get in shape. Beginning at the end of November, you’ve got an obstacle course of huge meals, high-fat treats and potentially dangerous parties to get through. And what with the cold and the snow, suddenly exercise doesn’t seem like such an ...
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    5 Reasons to Shop Less and Give More

    5 Reasons to Shop Less and Give More
    Once the leftovers have been sorted, the good china has been put away, and the last of the Thanksgiving guests have left the house, Americans’ thoughts quickly turn to Christmas. More specifically, they start thinking about all the delicious loot they’re going to give and get. Discussions of who’s giving what to whom and which stores are having sales and who ...
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    Black Friday Holiday Deals

    Black Friday Holiday Deals
    If you're one of those brave souls heading out on Black Friday this year, see what door-busting sales are awaiting your arrival! We've compiled a quick list of major retailers and what their sales have to offer. So grab your lists and check them twice for any of these hot items going on sale this year: • Best Buy: preview Best ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Rotavirus: The Killer Disease You've Never Heard Of Can Be Easily Stopped

    We've all heard how diseases like malaria are devastating to the developing world, but you probably haven't heard of rotavirus, a disease which kills more than half a million children each year. Find out more about this unknown killer and how to stop it in this infographic. A collaboration between GOOD and Kiss Me I'm Polish. See the Full Infographic! ...
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    Healthy Thanksgiving Meal Alternatives

    Healthy Thanksgiving Meal Alternatives
    Every November, families and friends all over the United States lick their chops in anticipation of Thanksgiving, when they’ll gather ’round big tables to gorge themselves on turkey drenched in gravy, butter-saturated mashed potatoes, and corn syrup–filled pecan pie. Gleeful gluttony has become as much a part of Thanksgiving as the food that’s served or the thanks we give; indeed, the ...
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    3 Rules of a Healthy Breakup

    3 Rules of a Healthy Breakup
    Drama. Deceit. Devastation. It’s not just reality TV; it’s the reality that most of us experience when we end a relationship, because we don’t and won’t leave our men until we reach the point of hating, hurting and hardly speaking. Like a pit bull gripping its most beloved doggie toy, we believe that if we feel any ‘love’ at all for ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
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    10 Things You Should Splurge On

    10 Things You Should Splurge On
    Finances: the way my mother puts it, they’re simple. Take in more money than you shell out. Sound advice, I say. But what happens when something essential arises that I need to spend money on? I’m not talking the strap of a Louis Vuitton bag or a fancy wine, but things like health care, home appliances, or cars. I’m trying to ...
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    Beauty Products to Avoid While Pregnant

    Beauty Products to Avoid While Pregnant
    Pregnant women often hear advice on what they should and shouldn’t be putting into their bodies. However, rarely do they consider that what they’re putting on their bodies may also pose a risk. It is estimated that women use, on average, twelve different beauty and body products a day, and many of these products contain chemicals that may harm a fetus. ...
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    Thanksgiving Shortcuts to Save Your Sanity

    Thanksgiving Shortcuts to Save Your Sanity
    For some people, Thanksgiving is about much more than giving thanks, eating turkey, watching football, or upholding family traditions—it’s also about running around the house in a frenzied panic, trying to set the table, tidy the bathroom, and cook five side dishes at once, all while keeping a twitching, bloodshot eye on the turkey. These people are called hosts, and they ...
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    10 Life Lessons I Learned by Age 30

    10 Life Lessons I Learned by Age 30
    Many people cringe as they approach the age of 30. For some reason, these milestones tend to get people thinking. Am I old? What should I have done differently? Am I really happy with this person I married? Etc. Second guessing is normal and I don't have to remind you of the 20/20 hindsight rule. However, as I approach 30, I'm ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +15
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    Women's Work Wardrobes Through the Decades

    Let’s face it. The way you dress at work says a lot about who you are, what you do, and where you want to go. Just as women no longer have to ”act like men” to succeed, women no longer have to dress exactly like men to be taken seriously. But that hasn’t always been the case. Womens’ steady climb up ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +6
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    7 Ways to Care for Winter Skin

    Cosmetics companies just love to sell you on the idea that each new season calls for an arsenal of new products. And why wouldn’t they? It means you’ll ditch your half-finished current bottle of snake oil in favor of one that comes with the same crap on the inside and different claims on the out. Cha-ching. Of course, it’s true that ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Your Shopping Personality Explained

    Your Shopping Personality Explained
    I’ve never been a mall rat, even when I was a teenager. In fact, I used to have pretty severe physical reactions whenever I spent more than an hour in a clothing store. It all started when I was about five and my mother, whose patience for bargain hunting equals that of a Labrador retriever waiting for food scraps to fall ...
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    4 Tiny Body Parts With Really Big Jobs

    4 Tiny Body Parts With Really Big Jobs
    It’s sometimes hard to know which parts of the human body serve a purpose and which parts don’t. Sometimes it’s obvious—feet and fingers are important, while evolutionary remnants like the appendix aren’t. Thumbs are an absolute necessity, while we could quite easily live without earlobes. The purpose of some parts of the body, though, is a little less clear. Are they ...
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    20 Ways to Rock Your Favorite Jeans

    20 Ways to Rock Your Favorite Jeans
    Every college girl has a pair of favorite jeans; the jeans that make you feel confident and stunning. Your favorite jeans are like your go-to drink at Starbucks or your favorite ice cream flavor. Skinny, boot-cut, or even flare, whatever style they are, it doesn’t matter. There are many ways to wear your favorite pair of jeans, and here they are: ...
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    10 Ways to Get Unfriended on Facebook

    10 Ways to Get Unfriended on Facebook
    Ever since Jimmy Kimmel declared November 17th “National Unfriend Day,” we’ve been taking a closer look at our 400+ Facebook friends. The man has a point. Facebook makes it too easy to hold onto irrelevant, obsolete or even irritating attachments. Do you really need to be in touch with people you barely knew (or liked) in high school? If you didn’t ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +8
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    Alcohol and Caffeine: A Dangerous Mix

    Alcohol and Caffeine: A Dangerous Mix
    Mixing caffeine and alcohol is hardly a new trend; Irish coffee, for example, has warmed many a belly in the United States since the 1950s. And as long as such drinks have been around, so has the question of whether combining a stimulant (caffeine) and a depressant (alcohol) poses any health risks. However, unlike the newer alcohol-caffeine fusion cocktails that are ...
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    10 Ways to Add Hours to Your Days

    10 Ways to Add Hours to Your Days
    Laura Stack | Little Pink Book You have a sink full of dishes, three loads of laundry, 17 bills to pay, a big stack of novels you'd love to read, and zero – count them – ZERO minutes of free time. "Where does the time go?" you lament. Here are some ideas to get you started on your quest to have ...
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    You're Never Too Young For a Heart Attack

    You're Never Too Young For a Heart Attack
    BettyConfidential.com Melissa is a seemingly healthy 35-year-old mother of two who walked daily. Alice, 29, laughed with her doctor about how she was too young for her chest pains to be anything serious. And Joe Schmoe is in his late 70s, a drug user and smoker, whose daily breakfast consists of eggs and bacon cooked by his wife of 47 ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
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