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Should Valentine's Day Be Celebrated In Elementary Schools?

It's Valentine's Day and throughout many elementary school classmates are exchanging Valentine's greetings. But some schools have decided to eliminate Valentine’s Day celebrations. The reasons vary, but many schools cite self-esteem issues of receiving less Valentine's than others to limited class...
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This Valentine's Day, Plan It In Reverse

Tomorrow is Valentine's Day. For some it's just another day and for others, it's day to celebrate your love. For those who partake in the celebration the template is pretty standard. Go out for a romantic dinner, come home and have romantic relations. But if you think about it, it may be better to...
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Why You Should File Taxes Early, Even If You Owe

By now you've received your W-2s and even Statue of Libertys are dancing on street corners! Yep, its tax time and although most Americans will get a refund and can't file fast enough, many procrastinate either because they owe money or have a hard time understanding all the forms. But here are four...
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Not Everyone Is A Fan Of Self-Checkout

The self-serve checkout has fans and foes. Reddit asked the question to why some people prefer to have their items scanned and bagged by a store employee instead of yourself. Some of the answers are hilarious. One stated the confusion of the computer in "placing your item in the bagging area,...
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Should You Get A Flu Shot?

Up to 50,000 people die from the flu each year yet only 5% to 20% of the population take advantage of the flu shot. Most of the hesitation centers around mis-information, so we're gonna take a look at the flu shot. Although the flu shot is not 100% effective, it's pretty close with flu vaccines...
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How You Wash Your Hair May Boost Bouts Of Back Acne

It's one of the most common skin problems, back acne, or bacne as its affectionately called. More than 50% of women experience bouts of back acne over their lifetimes (as well as nearly 40% of men) and while antibiotics or tweaking your diet can alleviate this problem, the way you shower could be...
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Following Another Car Is A Dangerous Practice

The days of the car caravan may be over as the practice of following another car actually is a risky business. Drivers who follow another car to the same destination are more likely to drive dangerously. The study found that drivers following the lead car drove faster, made turns at more erratic...
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Water Better Than Sports Drinks For Young Athletes And Kids

Sports medicine specialists say water is better than sports drinks for young kids and athletes. Dr. Matthew Silvis, director of primary care sports medicine at Penn State Health Medical Center, says that unless young athletes or kids are involved in high intensity workouts for over 45 minutes,...
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Report: Robots Responsible For Loss of Jobs And Lower Wages

We may have gotten it wrong about our robot overlords and them enslaving mankind. According to economists at MIT and Boston University, robots are doing the exact opposite of enslavement, they're replacing us in the workforce. Data collected between 1993 and 2007 shows that for each robot activated...
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Why Season 7 of Game Of Thrones Is Taking So Long

One of the most popular TV shows in history is Game of Thrones, which is coming to an end next year. But for fans the news that season 7 would be cut from ten episodes to seven would signal a quicker turnaround time. However production is actually going slower than the previous seasons and the...
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