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I Weep For These Neglected Senior Citizens. Do You?

IN today’s fast-paced society, wealth and scaling the career ladder have been the yardstick of success. This preoccupation with chasing wealth and status can often impact negatively on the strength of the extended family unit which gets weakened.

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Why Isn't Cat Food Mouse-Flavored?

CATS love to chew on mice, so why not feed them meals with delicious rodent flavoring?

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Study Shows The Ever Growing American Belly

A sign hanging in a bariatric surgeon's office in Denver, September 22, 2010. Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: The average American's waistline has expanded over the past decade, adding about one inch (2.5 centimeters) of belly fat among the general public from 1999 to 2012, researchers said yesterday.

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ANNOYING - The Malaysian Driving Experience

FLASHBACK: I remember watching a late night talk show on local TV about a decade ago, where the guest was a Canadian ice hockey player. The host made fun of ice hockey and how it is perceived to be a violent sport. Well at least that’s how it was portrayed in movies. “I bet Malaysians would suck in ice hockey, as we would be all sopan-santun (polite) and be like ‘awak jalan dulu’ (you go first),” the host joked in reference to our somewhat polite and demure culture. But then the Canadian guest dropped a bombshell, “Well apparently not your drivers!”

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8 Unrealistic Expectations Parents Have For Their Kids

Pic:www.huffingtonpost.comHAVING children can be incredibly rewarding or a pain in the you-know-what, depending on the situation. I know there are those who say that parenting is always wonderful. I think we all know they're lying.

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Why Falling Asleep Without Brushing Your Teeth Is Actually Pretty Darn Gross

Pic: Getty ImagesThe question: Just how gross is it really if I forget to brush my teeth before bed every once in a while?

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Genius Things To Do With An Old Smartphone

IT's not you, it's me. I love you, I'm just not in love with you.

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Get To Know Your Food: Products Sniff Out Additives

New products on the market can help detect unwanted additives or help regulate caffeine intake. Pic: AFPNEW YORK: For reasons of allergy, diet and health consciousness, increasing demand to know details the nutrition label doesn’t reveal and information that restaurants are rarely obligated to reveal has inspired several prototypes and testing methods that could soon give consumers increased control when it comes to food choices.

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Morning Gym Class Gives Kids Needed Boost

Pic: kidsfitnessnyc.comNEW YORK: Finnish researchers have found that significant physical activity can increase boys’ academic performance, and a study out of Michigan State University and the University of Vermont concludes that providing aerobic exercise classes in the morning could reduce symptoms of ADHD in school and at home, suggesting that such programs could increase concentration for all children.

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16 Boob Facts That Will Blow You Away

BECAUSE boobs are cup-able of so much more than looking great!

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