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Is It Okay To Use Hand Soap To Wash Dishes?

At one time or another you've had to improvise in the kitchen. Dirty dishes have piled up and you have run out of dish soap. So you give your hand soap bottle a couple of pumps into a sponge and get to scrubbing. But is hand soap effective and more importantly safe for washing dishes? Soap is soap...
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Things We Clean Too Much

Many times we focus of items that are not cleaned but there are some things you can clean too much and that can be an expensive lesson and perhaps be a hazard for good health. Did you know that spraying wood cleaner on furniture too often can make it dirtier? The wax used in many sprays can create...
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Most Donated Clothing Items End Up In Landfills

While it is a noble idea to donate you used clothing to thrift stores or charitable organizations, most of those donations will still end up in a landfill. According to an investigative report, 84% of all unwanted clothes end up in landfills, which comes to roughly 400 million pounds of trash...
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Bank Employee Sorts Through 1.2 Million Coins By Hand

Think your job is tough! A German bank employee has spent the last six months counting 5,500 pounds of coins by hand! They are the collection of a truck driver who would save seemingly useless one and two penny coins in his home in hundreds of freezer bags. Sadly the man died in May and his family...
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Nodding Nudges Up Your Likeability

Looking to increase your social likability? Try nodding your head. Scientists suggest that a polite nod of the head can make a person almost a third more likeable, and increases their approachability by almost half. This was compared to people that shook their heads or stayed motionless, and the...
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Let These Two Pricing Tool Websites Help You Shop Cheaply On Cyber Monday

If you didn't shop 'til you dropped black Friday or Shop Local Saturday, you've got one more big potential spending spree with Cyber Monday. But let's face it, it can be a challenge to find the deal in between answering phone calls and numerous meetings today. Fortunately there are a couple of...
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These Are The Most Dangerous Fireworks On The Market

The fourth of July is a week from today and as Americans celebrate Independence Day with backyard BBQ's ice cream cones and an evening of fireworks. Each year, around 10,500 people are rushed into emergency rooms with firework related injuries. Of those people seeking medical attention, over 90%...
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Avocado-Related Injuries Are Leading Medical Personnel To Call It A Guacalypse

Thousands of people have fell victim to it, including Meryl Streep in 2012. While promoting the movie, Hope Sings , her left hand and left pinky finger were covered in a white bandage. Curiosity lead to her alerting the world she had slice her hand while cutting an avocado. She is in good company...
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Signs That Dominant Genes Are In Control Of Your Body

Our bodies are made up of two genes, dominant and recessive. The genes handed down from our parents, much like them picking a movie to watch, battle it out for superiority resulting in our hair and eye color and so much more. For instance, if you are right-handed, the dominant gene won out. 70%-90...
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Easy Trick To Improve Your Penmanship

Although Monday was National Handwriting Day (1/23), it seems writing with your hand is becoming as useful as a typewriter. The computer and more accurately, the smartphone are at the root. A 2013 study found that Americans send around of 4,735 texts a month, which means we are not getting a lot of...
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