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172 Studies Show Social Distancing And Face Masks Reduce Coronavirus Spread By 80%

Social distancing, face masks and eye protection has reduced the spread of the novel coronavirus by up to 80%, according to data from 172 observational studies looking at how measures to prevent the spread of several coronaviruses including SARS, MERS and COVID-19
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Will Constantly Changing Lanes In Heavy Traffic Get You To Your Destination Faster?

Will constantly weaving in and out of slow-moving, congested traffic lanes get you to your destination any faster?
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Say Bye To These Annoying Office Buzzwords

The office is full of buzzwords. From emails to conference calls, it would seen our working environment is full of words that don't mean anything at all! A new study by Fuze has found are the most irritating to workers and number one of the list is, "give 110%." Study authors say it’s time to ditch...
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Cooking Rice This Way Reduces Its Calories By 60%!

Just one cup of cooked white rice contains an average of 200 calories, which is why many people skip the food staple altogether. However scientists have been working on brining the calorie count down and they've seemed to do it without chemicals or genetically modifying it. In fact, it is so simple...
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Selfies Make Your Nose Bigger

Taking the perfect selfie is an art. The right place, the proper arm length and that face. But your selfie is adding a bit to your nose. A recent study found that our selfies add up to a 30% larger nose. It found that most smartphone cameras, particularly the ones on the front of the phone, distort...
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Christmas Trees Are Expected To Cost More This Year

As if it wasn't an already stressful year, now comes word of an upcoming Christmas tree shortage. Pine tree growers in Oregon and North Carolina are warning consumers it will cost upwards of at least 10% or more this year for that perfect Christmas tree. The reason has nothing to do with drought,...
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Alachua, Marion, Citrus, Dixie & Columbia Schools Ranked Tops in Nation

Kudos to our educators across the Heart of Florida as our public schools are among the best in the nation. According to the Washington Post's “Most Challenging High Schools” list, all seven Marion County high schools are ranked in the top 10%, with Belleview High School ranked 416 out of 23,000...
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Weighted Blanket Promises A Restful Sleep

Nothing can compare to a bad night's sleep. You tried opening a window, changing your sheets and even plopping down a bunch of cash for a new mattress but you still find yourself groggy in the morning. Perhaps your blanket can help. Specifically a fairly heavy blanket that weighs about 10% of your...
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Gillette Drops Price Of All Razor Blades As Market Share is Lost To Cheaper Competitors

Probably the most expensive hygiene product you buy are razor blades, with 5 packs of Gillette razor blades costing nearly $2 a blade. However the Procter & Gamble company has felt the edge of declining sales and has begun an across the board price drop of all Gillette razor blade products...
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Eating A Mediterranean Diet Can Reduce The Risk Of Breast Cancer By 40%

The one common theme we've learn to understand for good health is how we treat our bodies and more scrutiny into what we eat is being examined by researchers. A recently completed study looked at the diet of 62,000 women over 20 years and found that eating a Mediterranean diet rich in vegetables,...
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