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Smart tips for reducing screen-related eyestrain

Posted on 22 February 2019

(NC) How much screen time have you had today? According to research by Essilor, 72 per cent of Canadian adults spend seven or more hours in front of three different electronic devices per day. A full 90 per cent of them reported at least one eye-related problem linked to digital devices last year. While smartphones, tablets and computers have become an essential, unavoidable part of ...

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Asia Showcases Diverse Wedding Traditions

Posted on 19 February 2019

Marriage is a sacred institution, with all its rituals and formalities. Extravagant wedding celebrations make it even more enjoyable and add to the joy of the occasion! Wedding trends have undergone noticeable changes with time. Every culture comes with its own unique traditions, and the Asian culture is no different. Although modernism has had an influence on the way weddings are conducted ...

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Adding Some Chili to Your Diet Increases Your Longevity

Posted on 17 February 2019

A surprising fact, but it rings true. Not only does some chilli make a boring meal absolutely mouth-watering, but this spice could also help you live longer and much more importantly, healthier. According to Natural News, the fruit of the Capsicum genusis a well-known spice that originates from Mexico. It spread across the globe after European traders brought back samples during ...

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12 Tips on How to Choose Bridesmaid Dresses

Posted on 05 February 2019

For most brides-to-be, their wedding day is one of the most significant time of their lives and everything must be perfect, even their bridesmaid gowns. However, one of the toughest decision one can make while planning for a wedding is choosing the right bridesmaid dresses for the ladies. Thoughthere’s bound to be multiple opinions flying in from all angles, but ultimately, the bride has ...

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Important Features to Consider When Buying Vaping Products

Posted on 31 January 2019

Breakneck speed is the least term that can be used to describe the intensity of the vaporizer market growth. In fact, this tremendous quick growth has made it difficult for regulations to keep up with the new products that are entering markets. While the number of dubious brands out there cannot be underestimated, it just points to the fact that all vapourizers are not equally created. "[ ...

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Canadians want to retire at 63 – will you be ready?

Posted on 24 January 2019

(NC) If you want to stop working with plenty of time left to enjoy retirement, you’re not alone. According to a recent survey, most of us who are “flexforce” workers – gig workers, job jumpers and postponed professionals – feel that the magical age to stop working is around 63. Whatever your dream retirement age is, it's important to remember that life can throw unexpected cur ...

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4 Reasons to choose Airbnb over a hotel

Posted on 23 January 2019

Do you envision traveling to probably the most costly city in the world; or to an island in the Caribbean, yet still hope to pay reasonable costs for accommodation? Do you envision taking some time off and having direct access to somebody who knows the intricate details of a city you are visiting and who can guide you on what to see and do? Do you envision heading out to a new place but do no ...

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3 Reasons to Consider The Personal Group Insurance

Posted on 21 January 2019

Everyone loves benefits. In a corporate environment, providing benefits can be very crucial to the success of employees, as it is a strong indicator that you truly care about their well-being and overall success—both in and out of the work environment. Choosing if group insurance is the best option for you becomes one of the first choices you’d be required to make when providing benefi ...

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Januhairy: Reason why women are growing their body hair for January

Posted on 09 January 2019

In advertising and glossy magazines the image of women as hairless, perfectly waxed, shaved and plucked beings is constantly reinforced. Now a group of women are joining a campaign that involves growing their body hair for the month of January - and it's called Januhairy. The idea is to encourage "the acceptance of body hair on women" while raising money for charity. The Januhairy Faceb ...

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Tips to help you maximize productivity at work

Posted on 21 December 2018

(NC) We all know how challenging it can be to stay energetic at work. By Monday night, you are hoping it is miraculously Friday because you already feel so drained. Combat the mid-afternoon slump by integrating a few simple, healthy habits to boost your productivity. Catch some z’s. Those who consistently get less than the recommended seven to nine hours of sleep a night may start t ...