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George HW Bush s World War II love letter to Barbara Bush goes viral

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5 Reasons why you re gaining weight that have nothing to do with food

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8 syphilis symptoms in women that are straight-up terrifying

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Why more than a million teachers can't use social security

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Is Candida a sexually transmitted infection?

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Dog with malformed face dumped by family: then angel arrives and makes everything right

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4 Super-Quick breakfasts you can make at the office

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Cold showers: is it worth torturing yourself?

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Your whole world changes when you subject yourself to the icy spray My best thinking happens in the shower. Whenever I have to do something mentally taxing, I always take a long, ponderous shower before I get started. I would have done so before sitting down to write this article, but I...

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Teachers have staged protests in recent weeks in West Virginia, Oklahoma, Kentucky, Colorado and Arizona. Some are fighting lawmakers who want to scale back their pensions. It's no secret that many states have badly underfunded their teacher pension plans for decades and now find themselves...

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Our increased appetite for TV and trans fats isn’t the only reason we’ve gained weight, according to a study in the International Journal of Obesity. Here, Dr Wayne May gives other reasons our waistlines are expanding. Who knew? 1/ Chronic Stress Stress can lead to relatively...

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We’ve all heard about Candida or thrush, but what is it really – and can you catch it? 'Candida overgrowth' What is commonly known as “Candida” is basically a yeast infection, the most common of which is Candida albicans. This organism is usually present...

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Tributes and stories concerning Barbara Bush are bombarding the internet today, following the announcement that the 92-year-old has passed away. By far one of the most touching – and one that truly has thousands reaching for the tissue box – is a hand-written love letter from future...

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Lucky had little reason to enjoy his life. All of the owners and families who he had been with neglected him; none were interested in showing him the love he deserved. Born at a puppy factory, Lucky never found someone who wanted him to adopt him. In the end, he was given away free of...

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While syphilis tends to be more common among men who have sex with men, diagnoses among women are on the rise… The bacterial infection, which can be spread via vaginal, oral or anal sex, progresses in three stages that pretty much go from scary to horrible to terrifying. In the first...

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Hate yoga? Well, there’s a pretty good reason why you might want to give it a shot: yoga can actually improve your sex life, according to health experts. “Because yoga helps people develop a sense of calmness, strength, stamina, agility, knowledge of their own bodies, and the ability...

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Here’s what most men buy at the shops: beef, chicken, sugary desserts and alcohol. Really! This is what the research firm Hartman Group recently found. These categories are also among the top sources of kilojoules in the average man’s diet. Beef and chicken are fine, but you know the...

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Ditch your boring toast and try these nutritionist-formulated super-quick breakfasts you can make at the office. Bonus: they’re healthy! Blueberry muffin In a ramekin, whisk 2tbs coconut flour, a splash of milk and 1 egg into a smooth batter (add extra milk if needed). Stir in half a...

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No, employers don’t check your old school reports. But marks do matter. According to the authors of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation book Crossing the Finish Line, academic success is largely a reflection of character strength. “Traits like grit and curiosity translate to better...

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New(ish) inventions being used for the first time by youngsters always presents a unique (and unforeseen) challenge for the parents raising them. Just ask previous generations of adults who have tried their best to regulate TV viewing, Internet access, etc. for the kid(s) they were raising. As...

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Which horror movie villain requires the most fitness to escape? It’s probably an important question, should your home be invaded by a masked killer or supernatural monster at any given time. We’ll start with the lowest level of fitness and work our way up. *Zombies Appear In:...

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If you’re trying to lose weight, you’re probably focusing on what you eat, rather than where and how you eat it. But according to a new Ohio State University study, the structure of your meals may be even more important than how often you eat them. After surveying more than 12 800...

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Anyone who’s ever been through the unpleasant experience of appendicitis would ask why we needed an appendix in the first place. The same goes for wisdom teeth and tonsils. But did you know there are even more body parts that we still have, yet no longer need? Humans have undergone...

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