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Trying to lead a more sustainable lifestyle? Start with your clothes

Posted on 24 June 2019

(NC) More and more fashion brands are making efforts to create their products in sustainable ways. But beyond choosing to buy from environmentally conscious companies, there is a lot we can do to protect the earth by using what’s in our closets already. The reality is that Canadians throw away an average of 37 kilograms of textiles every year, most of which can be reused or recycled. ...

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New Study Reveals That Junk Food Kills Fast

Posted on 22 June 2019

Over the years, research has shown that constant consumption of certain foods can lead to death. The list of these toxic foods is now so long that anyone can hardly keep track. However, everyone sure has a few of them at the back of their mind. For instance, the consumption of nitrates can cause colorectal cancer. Sugar is also bad, artificial sweeteners are even worse, yet most snacks that ...

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I’ve Been Assaulted. What Do I Do Now?

Posted on 16 June 2019

In two previous articles, Have I Been Raped or Not?and Men Can Be Victims, Too., the topics of sexual assault and domestic violence were discussed. These crimes leave people physically and/or emotionally scarred and can change lives in an instant. Fear of retaliation or stigma, embarrassment, confusion, pain, and betrayal are just a few of the emotions associated w ...

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Stay Sun-Safe This Summer

Posted on 09 June 2019

Sun, sea, sand, and summer. It’s like a barbershop quartet of sirens beckoning us to a concert at the beach with their haunting song.You heed the call, and now you’re sitting on the beach watching the waves crash in, feeling the cool breeze, (if there is one) and feeling the warmth of the sun, which has been immortalized by song. It’s all quite wonderful until you remember that you did ...

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Men Can be Victims, Too

Posted on 09 June 2019

Based on surveys, the facts are that most sexual offences are committed by men against women. What may not be quite as evident is that men are abused, too, both physically and sexually, by women. These disruptions of domestic harmony are referred to as Intimate Partner Violence, or IPV. Due to their reluctance to admit the incident ever happened, there are no totally reliable statistics on ex ...

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Here is how to make an all-natural spray that destroys household mould

Posted on 08 June 2019

Have you ever heard about the beneficial properties of mould? Most probably not. For the longest time, moulds have been known as a health hazard. People ignore the fact that it is a fungus, similar to mushroom, mildew and yeast. Mould exists in over a hundred thousand different forms and can be found travelling spore by spoor, indoors and outdoors, in search of food and moisture. The b ...

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Predominantly Wealthy White Parents in America Seek to Breakaway

Posted on 28 May 2019

Rich white residents in an area of the majority-black town of Baton Rouge want to make their own city, have their own schools and be separated from the black parts of town.The area in question has a population of over 70 percent white and fewer than 15 percent black, while the town,  East Baton Rouge Parish is approximately 46.5 percent black. According to the report on The Atlantic ...

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Animal Therapy Saves Lives

Posted on 09 April 2019

Unless we live in caves, we have all heard of therapy animals; some even make it into the news. Dogs, cats, miniature horses, rabbits, guinea pigs, even crickets, can serve to lower blood pressure and heart disease risk, and even improve mental health.It has now been scientifically proven that therapy animals can bring happiness, relaxation, and in the case of personal pets, the responsibilit ...

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Getting Ready for Retirement? Wealthsimple Offers A Plan of Action

Posted on 03 April 2019

Retirement planning is ultimately what every serious investor is working towards. Too many folks are dismissive of retirement planning, perhaps because it appears to be an abstract concept. There are certain givens in life, the ageing process foremost among them. One who fails to plan invariably plans to fail in the financial sense. The fact of the matter is that retirement planning is one of ...

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5 Tips Could Help You Win the Lottery

Posted on 01 April 2019

The lottery is a game which requires a lot of skills, patience and calculations. Persistency, consistency and accuracy can enhance your win in a shortest possible time. Some people say the lottery machine uses a mathematical equation to choose the winning numbers so you will have to know the formula to win. Others also say it is a game for people with luck so how does one make sure like is o ...