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Don't Fall For These 5 Probiotics Myths

Pic: Getty ImagesProbiotics can be a confusing concept for consumers to grasp, and with an ever-growing array of foods and supplements now containing good bacteria, decisions about whether to use or buy these products may not be getting any easier.

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32 Things You Must Know About The World Cup

WE”RE almost there. Now there’s just the small matter of the third-fourth playoff Sunday morning separating us from arguably the biggest event in sports, the World Cup final.

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CAN YOU HEAR US? Mysterious Signals From Another Galaxy

A TELESCOPE in Puerto Rico has confirmed what Australian astronomers have known for a while: There are mysterious sounds emanating from deep in outer space.

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17 Ways To Earn A Living While Traveling

YOU look at all the celebrities which get away with travelling and you think they have the best job in the world.

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Feathery Extravaganza Wraps Up Paris Fashion

Pic: AFPParis fashion wrapped up on Thursday with a feathery spectacular by young Belgian couturier Serkan Cura, notable for the number of black, mixed race and Asian models on the catwalk.

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Handling The Issue Of Disabled Children

Before finger-pointing starts, we should cease to ask who should be blamed, rather, we should ask what should be done to rectify the situation./Pic:Pic:zuri3389.blogspot.comIncidents involving neglected disabled child have been making headlines, among the many disturbing social issues that have been forward to our attention lately by the media.

AS a society, we tend to cry over the spilt milk when it comes to issues as heart breaking as these helpless children are concerned. May it be city, urban or country side; these parents of the neglected young ones are slowly becoming the point of discontent by all Malaysians...and this is indeed a terrible predicament that the nation is facing, albeit the hurrahs on economic or other forms of achievement.

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6 Reasons To Lose Weight That Have Nothing To Do With Fitting Into Your Skinny Jeans

Pic: GettyIf you're carrying a little extra weight, you probably already know there are a host of health-related reasons to slim down. Even small changes on the scale can improve blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol, diabetes and heart health.

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Study Shows Hostile People More Likely To Suffer A Stroke

A stroke patient recovering in Singapore's Tan Tock Seng Hospital. Cynical and hostile people are more at risk to stroke, surveys in the US show. Pic: AFPWASHINGTON: Feeling cynical and hostile toward others may double the risk of having a stroke in middle-aged and older adults, according to a study out yestersday.

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Wall Art: The History Of Brickfields

GSKL curator Shawn Keng explains the concept behind the community art project dubbed ‘BetterStreets’, in Brickfields. Pic: The Malay Mail OnlineKUALA LUMPUR: While bullock carts no longer rumble along the roads of Brickfields, a colourful mural on a school pays tribute to this mode of transportation in one of Kuala Lumpur’s pioneer settlements.

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Diner En Blanc: A White Flash-Mob-Meets-Pop-Up Dinner

Diner En Blanc 2014 was held at Sentosa’a Tanjong Beach last Saturday. Pic: TodaySINGAPORE: So you pay S$40, around RM102 (on top of a membership fee of S$6.40) for a seat. But you’ll need to bring your own seat. Not to mention your own food, silverware, flatware, a white tablecloth and, yes, even your own darn table. All of which you have to schlep to some secret outdoor location that will be revealed to you only a couple of hours before chow-time. Decked out in your best white finery from head to toe, no less.

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