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Sarah Hyland From ‘Modern Family’ Addresses Her Dramatic Weight Loss in Emotional Post

When it comes to the perks of celebrity life, sometimes is becomes apparent that the grass isn’t always greener on the other side. Sure, their lives seem glamorous but it can’t be easy living under such intense scrutiny. Stars are often subject to unsolicited criticism, which isn’t always constructive. This can take its toll, especially on those who face such attention from a young age. Ariel Winter and Sarah Hyland are examples of child stars who grew up in the public eye. Winter and Hyland are two of the stars of…

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HEALTH & LIFESTYLE 

New Research Links Hand Sanitizer Use With Thyroid Cancer

A new study published in Occupational and Environmental Medicine may give you pause for thought the next time you reach for your favorite hand sanitizer. We’ve long known that the chemicals present in these products aren’t the best thing to be applying to the skin, not to mention they’re exceptionally drying. But occasional use can’t be that harmful, right? As it turns out, using chemical hand sanitizers can actually triple the risk of developing thyroid cancer. The research team reviewed data from over 900 patients — 462 adults with thyroid cancer in 2010…

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India’s First Three Cases Of Zika Virus reported by WHO

Zika virus disease has reached India, with the World Health Organisation (WHO) confirming first three cases in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad. The WHO endorsed the findings of laboratory tests conducted in the country, saying that all three cases, including that of a pregnant woman, were reported from the Bapunagar area of the city.  The disease is spread by the daytime-active Aedes mosquitoes and an infection during pregnancy can cause birth defects in newborns known as microcephaly–a condition in which babies’ head is abnormally small. It is characterised by brain damage and may…

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FUN FACTS HEALTH & LIFESTYLE 

7 Foods That Can Cause Belly Bloat (And What Can Help)

Ah, bloating. Feeling five months pregnant and being constricted by our now-tight jeans is always fun. And it’s usually after eating a delicious meal like pizza. There are many reasons for belly bloat, many of which are dependent on the individual. But there are a few common foods and drinks that can cause this stomach upset. “Bloating can be caused by the production of gas, usually due to fermentation of foods in the gut,” nutritionist Fiona Tuck told HuffPost Australia. 1. Legumes We all know the ‘beans, beans, the magical…

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HEALTH & LIFESTYLE 

When is a Banana Best to Eat?

Did you know? The nutritional properties of the bananas hanging in your kitchen actually change as they grow riper. As they ripen, bananas become sweeter. Why? Because there are enzymes in the banana that begin to break down starches (which aren’t generally sweet) into sugar. This also makes the banana easier for your gut to digest! Japanese researchers recently discovered something fascinating about bananas; as a banana ripens, it produces more antioxidants than its fresher brethren contain. When the banana has dark spots on the peel, it produces what’s called…

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HEALTH & LIFESTYLE 

The Bitter Truth About Nutella

The scariest thing that people don’t know about Nutella is that it contains monosodium glutamate (MSG), also known as E621. It’s cleverly hidden inside an artificial flavor called vanillin which is labeled on every Nutella jar. It also contains the toxic GMO emulsifier soy lecithin and palm oil whose extraction is ravaging forests and wildlife throughout the world. Nutella was introduced in 1964 by the Italian company Ferrero who still manufactures the product, however they do have local manufacturers in many countries. As kids we went crazy over nutella in…

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HEALTH & LIFESTYLE 

4 Tricks To Make Your Homegrown Cannabis More Flavorful

Searching for a way to make your cannabis taste better? The herb can be a difficult plant to grow, and it takes time and practice to master the art of cannabis cultivation. Yet, there are a few easy ways to automatically improve the quality, taste, and aroma flowers. Here are four simple tips for making your homegrown cannabis more flavorful. 1. Organic soil Photo credit Many growers swear that outdoor, soil-grown cannabis has the best flavor and aroma. For home growers who lack access to expensive additives and high-tech hydroponic…

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HEALTH & LIFESTYLE 

70 percent women in Egypt can’t orgasm due to female genital mutilation

Female genital mutilation has come across as a major issue in conversations around women’s rights and while several countries have banned the shocking practice, it’s very much prevalent in parts of the Middle East and Africa as well as certain groups of people around the world. While the world discusses the importance of the female orgasm to ensure pleasure for women in bed, an alarming number of women in Egypt can’t possibly climax because of FGM. The process which involves removal of the outer female genitalia causes delays in sexual…

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What Causes Depression and Mood Disorders?

Depression and mood disorders  are devastating health problems today.  When you go to your doctor, their answer is often a prescription for one of the various popular anti-depressant  drugs.  Many doctors do not investigate for metabolic or nutritional deficiencies that may be the ‘real problem’ for your depression. Patients have no idea why they feel so awful or where to start looking for the answer. They expect their doctor to give them real solutions. Instead they get drugs as the easy fix. Drugs are not an easy fix because of…

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FUN FACTS HEALTH & LIFESTYLE 

From a girl to a boy..see the stunning transformation through pictures

YouTuber Jamie Raines, a 22-year-old student, was turning 18 when he first started with testosterone, the hormone taken by transgender men. It is used to make their body, voice and entire appearance more masculine.  Testosterone is a hormone that is produced in the testicles and is fundamental to the advancement of male development and manly attributes. Aside from being a key part in the production of bulk, manly muscles, and solid, strong bones, it adds up to sex drive as well. Testosterone production tops during youthfulness and early adulthood. Jamie thought of taking a…

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FUN FACTS HEALTH & LIFESTYLE 

20 Practical Uses for Coca Cola – Proof That Coke Does Not Belong In The Human Body

Coke is the most valuable brand in history, and “Coca-Cola” is the world’s second-most recognized word after “hello.” However, the beverage itself is an absolute poison to the human metabolism. Coke is very close to the acidity level of battery acid and, consequently, it can clean surfaces equivalent to and often better than many toxic household cleaners. It’s cheaper and easier to buy Coke in some third world countries than it is to access clean water. Coke uses “public relations propaganda” to convince consumers and entire nations that it is an “environmental…

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HEALTH & LIFESTYLE VIDEOS 

Here’s What Happens When You Smoke A Pure Hash Joint

Are you having a bad day? If so, then this gorgeous pure hash joint should cheer you up. It’s pure hash, which means no papers, no cannabis, no glue, just 100% hash. Not only do hash joints burn perfectly, but they are also rather tasty. Feast your eyes on the beautiful and pure hash joint In this video by Bubbleman’s World, he shows off a gorgeous pure hash joint. The particular joint he is smoking on is Bubba Kush and weighs a gram. There are no papers, no glue, no weed, just…

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