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Unfair Ways Your Appearance Can Affect Your Career & How To Overcome Them

Nothing in life is fair, even when it comes to your appearance. While we say what's in the inside that counts, there's a good chance you are subconsciously judging someone solely on their appearance. For example a recent study concluded that unattractive scientists are viewed as dull but talented...
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The Strange Effects Of Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Prepare for it now. Daylight saving time starts this Sunday, which not only means we lose an hour of weekend (and sleep) but strange things happen. The likelihood that you'll spend more money in the first Monday of Daylight Saving Time (DST) was proven in a 2016 study comparing spending habits in...
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This App Adds Sound Effects While You Read A Bedtime Story To Your Child

Reading a bedtime story is a time honored tradition that you can now take to the next level thanks to technology. Download the free app called Novel Effect to your iPhone or iPad and it uses voice recognition technology to add sound effects, music and character voices as you read the story! Simply...
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This App Adds Sound Effects While You Read A Bedtime Story To Your Child

Reading a bedtime story is a time honored tradition that you can now take to the next level thanks to technology. Download the free app called Novel Effect to your iPhone or iPad and it uses voice recognition technology to add sound effects, music and character voices as you read the story! Simply...
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Eating Charcoal-Infused Foods Can Interfere With Your Medications

Not all food trends should be followed, such as the jet black ice cream and latte fad that began last year. Come to find out, the black coloring, derived from adding charcoal to foods, can make medication less effective and causes intestinal irregularities. Activated charcoal has been used for...
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Gingers Popularity Is Growing

Call it “The Ed Effect.” Red-headed men are getting more attention lately, and they have Ed Sheeran to thank. That’s according to a poll of 175 red-headed males ages 24 to 34. In a companion poll of 1,000 women, more than a third said they have a more positive perception of red-haired men, and one...
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The Latest Time You Can Drink Coffee Without It Affecting Sleep

As you sit with your first cup of coffee of the day, you may wonder how late in the day can you enjoy this deliciousness before it interferes with your sleep. Well the general rule of thumb from nutritionist is 6 to 8 hours before you go to bed. If you are caffeine-sensitive you should aim for 12...
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App Adds Sound Effects & Music To Bedtime Stories Read To Your Kids

Parents have been reading bedtime stories to their children for a long as there have been books. But this is the 21st century and while the traditions of the past live on, technology is making them more interesting. The Novel Effect app is the first of its kind that adds sound effects and music to...
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Congratulations! We're All Rich*

Good news! We're rich! That's what recent analysis concluded with the stock market increases during the last three months of 2016. The Federal Reserve said the nation’s household wealth increased 2.3%, stock and mutual fund portfolios jumped $728 billion in value and home values rose $557 billion;...
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