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Middle Schooler Uses His Own Money To Save A Racehorse

It’s nearly unheard of for a thoroughbred racehorse to still compete at the age of 12. Earlier this month, a 12-year-old boy...

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Mexico Proves A Junk Food Tax Can Work … Kind Of

For years, fierce debate has raged in the the United States and other western countries over whether junk food...

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Thumb-Sucking, Nail-Biting Might Actually Be Good For Children

Childhood thumb-sucking and nail-biting has long been looked down on as unhygienic. Parents often discourage it, concerned it...

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WATCH: Healthy Homemade Chia Seed Jam

Jam is delicious, but it is usually far from nutritious. All the preservatives and sugar in store-bought jam steal the goodness from what should be a healthy treat. Even most home...

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This Is What Happens When You Drink Golden Turmeric Milk

Turmeric is touted as one of the most effective nutritional supplements of our time and for good reason. But if you are...

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An Elderly Performing Elephant Is Finally Free

When rescuers finally took custody of an elderly 55-year-old elephant named Mohan, he was almost starved to death...

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9 Ways To Keep Your Inactive Family Active This Summer (And Have Fun, Too)

If your family has a habit of spending downtime draped over the couch, or sinking into armchairs, it could be...

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Can Marijuana Prevent Alzheimer’s?

While the legalization of recreational marijuana is a hotly debated topic, it's...

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America’s Growing Headache: Why Are Youth Concussion Rates Surging 500 Percent?

Concussion rates of young Americans could be soaring as much as 500 percent nationwide, according to recent...

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6 Reasons To Eat More Real Butter

Humans have been consuming butter for about 10,000 years. Yet, when it comes to heart disease and obesity, it’s...

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Mix This With Water For A Perfect Pre-Workout Boost

Working out is an important part of a healthy lifestyle, providing strength,...

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12 Signs You Need A Digital Detox

Back in the day, taking a phone call late into the evening meant one thing — emergency. Now it’s commonplace to receive and send text messages, emails and check social media...

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21 Reasons To Eat More Carrots

They're crunchy, they're sweet, rabbits love them… I'm talking, of course, about carrots. Carrots are one of the...

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Avoid Tap Water: Here Are 7 Reasons Why

More than 18 million Americans got their drinking water from systems that had lead violations in 2015, the Natural Resources...

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5 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Stem Cell Treatments

You no longer need to travel overseas to receive stem cell treatments. Clinics offer them right here in the United States. Since many of these clinics and procedures exist without...

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Benefits Of Tai Chi (Hint: It’s Not Just For The Elderly)

If you've ever seen a skilled practitioner of tai chi in motion, you know that...

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Thrill-Seekers Can Now Zipline Over Niagara Falls

Have you ever dreamt about going over Niagara Falls? Well now you can — sort of. The zipline MistRider, which...

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Man Faces Five Years In Jail For Returning Bottles

Similar to a Seinfeld episode, a Michigan man attempts to bring in a truckload of empty bottles from out of state to cash in on...

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5 Reasons To Never Discipline Your Cat

Cats do not respond well to punishment, but they do thrive on positive reinforcement. If you regularly punish your cat for...

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How To Sell Kids On Veggies

“How to get children to eat more veggies,” is the age-old question that prompted researchers to seek effective...

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Are We Really Better Off Without Food?

Work more, eat less and free your body is the concept behind a beverage company led by the Silicon Valley startup Soylent. The...

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15 Things To Help You Sleep Like A Baby

According to the CDC, sleep insufficiency is a growing public health concern. Not getting quality nighttime rest has been linked...

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5 Ways Lemons Help Heal Your Body

Most people agree that lemons are good for our health. Many of us have heard that adding a dash of lemon juice to water can provide all kinds of body-nurturing benefits. When...

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Kitten Almost Dies From Wearing A Flea Collar

Sometimes with the best of intentions, we inadvertently make mistakes that could seriously injure a beloved pet. Such was the case with a tiny kitten wearing a flea collar....