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“..10 Facts That Prove Helping Others Is A Key To Achieving Happiness..”

“..When you do good for others – - the recipients of your kindness aren’t the only ones reaping the benefits. There are a ton of perks in it for you too..” (cont..) go to source/story>> 10 Facts That Prove Helping … Continue reading

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“..Our 10 best tofu recipes..”

“..Whether quivering and silken – or firm and nutty – - it’s about time tofu took centre stage..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Our 10 best tofu recipes | Life and style | The Guardian.

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“..Indian potato curry..”

(ed:..mm!! – sounds/looks good..) (cont..) go to source/story>> Indian potato curry – Recipes – Bite.

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“..Hemp oil benefits probed..”

“..The hemp smoothie was the second-highest seller – - with 1,000 made each week around New Zealand..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Hemp oil benefits probed – Life & Style – NZ Herald News.

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“..Chasing the Scream: A clear-eyed look at the insanity of the drug war..”

“..Most of us know the war against drugs has been a comprehensive failure. Many of the negative effects of drug use are due to its criminalisation. In Portugal – Switzerland – and Uruguay – - which have removed some of … Continue reading

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uncaring govt. denies cancer-drugs for sufferers..

“..Experts and patients met with Health Minister Jonathan Coleman this week to lobby for new medicines available overseas – - but not in New Zealand. The mortality rate for breast cases cases is 40 per cent higher than in Australia..” … Continue reading

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how many new zealanders’ have got cancer/died from using this roundup crap..?

“..The UN’s International Agency for Research on Cancer says three pesticides, including the popular weedkiller Roundup – - which is sold in New Zealand – - are ‘probably’ carcinogenic..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Cancer warning on three pesticides – UN … Continue reading

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athletes pimping for junk-food – what’s up with that..?

“..Can fast food chains really promote healthy active lifestyles – - using professional athletes?..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Experts: Athletes ‘shouldn’t promote fast food’ | Stuff.co.nz.

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“..The global meat industry’s antibiotic abuse – is about to get a lot worse..”

“..Routine antibiotic use on factory farms is set to increase 67 percent by 2030 – - a new study warns..” (cont..) go to surce/story>> The global meat industry’s antibiotic abuse is about to get a lot worse – Salon.com.

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“..Beyond Happy Meals: 5 Devious Ways McDonald’s Markets to Kids..”

“..And gets free labor out of teachers and teens – to boot..” (cont..) go to source/story>> . via Beyond Happy Meals: 5 Devious Ways McDonald’s Markets to Kids | Mother Jones.

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“..The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous..”

“..Its faith-based 12-step program dominates treatment in the United States. But researchers have debunked central tenets of AA doctrine – - and found dozens of other treatments more effective..” (cont..) (ed:..i have known alcoholics who have ‘cured’ themselves using lsd … Continue reading

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“..Meat Free Week: Star chefs share their veggie tips..”

“..Top chefs tell why they’ll be taking part – – and suggest veg-based meals that won’t make you feel you’re missing out..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Meat Free Week: Star chefs from Raymond Blanc to Thomasina Miers share their veggie … Continue reading

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does your mouth water at the smell of burning/cooking-pig..?..maybe you should ‘think on’..eh..?

“..Despite pig’s having the reputation as ‘dirty’ – and sometimes ‘stupid’ creatures – - scientists have long acknowledged pigs as the ‘cleanest’ – – and ‘most intelligent’ of all domestic animals..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Who’s a clever sausage? Pig … Continue reading

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“..6 Ways To Find Lasting Happiness..”  

“..what can we do if we want to improve our mental well-being and mindset? Quite a bit actually!..” (cont..) go to source/story>> 6 Ways To Find Lasting Happiness After 50 | Margaret Manning.

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“..Penis transplant surgeon becomes medical superstar..”

“..Doctor who performed first successful penis transplant- – inundated with requests from around the world to share his expertise..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Penis transplant surgeon, André van der Merwe, becomes medical superstar | Education | The Guardian.

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ed:..whoar..!..fairfax/stuff go all-out in anti-vegan/vegetarian posturing..

ed:..stuff feature an anti-vegetarian/vegan story today – - and it appears no less than four times on their front-page..(!) ..’holy meat-pimp..!..batman..!’..eh..?.. ..it is such a ‘rag’ – that stuff.. ..but this is a new benchmark.. (cont..) go to source/story>> Stuff … Continue reading

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“..New Zealand access to medicine worst in OECD..”

“..Kiwis have slower and less access to the newest and most innovative medicines – - than their OECD counterparts – - according to a report out this week..” (cont..) go to0 source/story>> New Zealand access to medicine worst in OECD … Continue reading

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“..Pets could be given medical marijuana under new law proposed in US state..”

“..’Pot for pets’ bill put forward by a US state – - has been backed by some vets..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Pets could be given medical marijuana under new law proposed in US state – Americas – World – … Continue reading

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“..When Women Talk About Masturbation..”

“..Everyone does it – but no one talks about it..” (cont..) go to source/story>> When Women Talk About Masturbation.

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“..Watch: The Fascinating Reason Magic Mushrooms Make You Trip..”

“..Magic mushrooms (psilocbye cubensis) can provoke hallucinations – spiritual insights – and serious hilarity – - but just what do they do to your brain?..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Watch: The Fascinating Reason Magic Mushrooms Make You Trip | Alternet.

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“..John Oliver Takes on the Sugar Industry..”

“..On average – Americans consume about 22 teaspoons of sugar a day — – approximately 75 pounds a year..” (cont..) go to source/story>> John Oliver Takes on the Sugar Industry – Food – Utne Reader.

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“..11,000 disabled children lose welfare benefit..”

“..More than 11,000 disabled children have lost access to a welfare benefit – - that is supposed to support them – - as officials try to rein in previously-ballooning costs..” (cont..) go to source/story>> 11,000 disabled children lose welfare benefit … Continue reading

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“..Popular kids’ cereals up to one-third sugar..”

“.Four out of 10 of some of the most popular children’s cereals contain more than 30 per cent sugar – a new analysis shows. Nutri-Grain had among the highest sugar content of the 10 children’s cereals analysed. ‘Many parents would … Continue reading

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“..Could Wearable Computers Be As Harmful As Cigarettes?..”

“..In 1946 – a new advertising campaign appeared in magazines – - with a picture of a doctor in a lab coat holding a cigarette – - and the slogan” ‘More doctors smoke Camels than any other cigarette’. No – … Continue reading

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“..What A Man’s Hands Say About His Risk For Schizophrenia..”

“..men with schizophrenia tended to have comparatively longer right index fingers – - and shorter right ring fingers..” (cont..) go to source/story>> What A Man’s Hands Say About His Risk For Schizophrenia.

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“..Why I Haven’t Had Sex in 10 Years..”

“..once you’ve had your lady bits sliced and diced – it’s not that easy to lay out the welcome mat..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Why I Haven’t Had Sex in 10 Years | Alternet.

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“..How Processed Foods Can Be a Disaster for Your Health..”

“..Used in mayonnaise and sauces, emulsifiers could raise your blood sugar and make you fat..” (cont..) go to source/story>> How Processed Foods Can Be a Disaster for Your Health | Alternet.

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“..is the elixir of youth – finally coming of age?..”

“..American scientists have coined the term ‘senolytics’- – to describe a new class of drugs designed to delay the ageing process – - by clearing out doddery cells..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Of mice and old men: is the elixir … Continue reading

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ed:..peter dunne will be upset/fretting – at this news..

“..Bloomberg and Gates launch legal fund to help countries fight big tobacco..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Bloomberg and Bill Gates launch legal fund to help fight big tobacco | Society | The Guardian.

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“..Long-term food bank users – risk nutritional problems..”

“..Researchers say reliance on processed food usually provided by food banks – - is unlikely to result in a balanced diet..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Long-term food bank users risk nutritional problems | Society | The Guardian.

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“..Government votes down ‘feed the kids’ bill..”

(ed:..the day after the bastards voted themselves more money/perks…) (cont..) go to source/story>> Government votes down ‘feed the kids’ bill – Politics – NZ Herald News.

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“..How to reignite your sex life..”

“..Unsatisfying sex is quite common in long-term relationships..” (cont..) go to source/story>> How to reignite your sex life | Stuff.co.nz.

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massive ‘ponzi-scheme’/screw-up by former health minister tony ryall..

“..The Government’s flagship health cost-cutting scheme has taken out millions of dollars worth of taxpayer-funded loans – - despite concerns it could not pay a cent back – new documents reveal. Once dubbed a government ‘ponzi scheme’ by district health … Continue reading

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“..The longer babies breastfeed – the more they achieve in life – major study..”

“..Brazilian study of 6,000 babies from all backgrounds since 1982 – - finds those who breastfed were more intelligent – spent longer in education – - and earned more..” (cont..) go to source/story>> The longer babies breastfeed, the more they … Continue reading

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“..How Diet Soda May Lead To More Belly Fat In Older Adults..”

“..When given the choice between diet soda and regular soda – - the calorie-free option may not be the lesser of two evils. A recent study from the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society suggests that diet soda may also … Continue reading

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“..From Helping with Cancer to Depression – Turmeric Can Do Amazing Things for Your Health..”

“..10 ways the spice has positive effects on the human body..” (cont..) go to source/story>> From Helping with Cancer to Depression, Turmeric Can Do Amazing Things for Your Health | Alternet.

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“..What It’s Like to Own and Run a Flourishing Marijuana Dispensary..”

“..Just because one side effect can be a happy feeling of euphoria and giddiness (the high) – - should not be seen as a negative..” (cont..) go to source/story>> What It’s Like to Own and Run a Flourishing Marijuana Dispensary … Continue reading

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“..Coke Pays Nutrition Experts To Say Soda Can Be A Healthy Snack..”

“..Coca-Cola is working with fitness and nutrition experts – - who suggest its soda is a treat – - at a time when the world’s biggest beverage maker is being blamed for helping to fuel obesity rates..” (cont..) go to … Continue reading

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big-tobacco/big-alcohol pimp peter dunne – performs for his paymasters..(and where the fuck is kevin hague on this..?..as mute as usual..?..)

“..The Government would not be changing its stance on the use of medicinal cannabis..” (cont..) (ed:..he is beyond vile – that fucken dunne.. ..and the booze-pushers breath a sigh of relief – as the inevitable big-hit to their market – … Continue reading

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“..Looking for the key to good sex? – Become clitorate!..”

“..The clitoris is used for only one thing: – Sexual pleasure. How’s that for intelligent design?..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Looking for the key to good sex? Become clitorate! – Salon.com.

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