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Health & Fitness

  • Make Thanksgiving more positive by avoiding making judgements on others' food choices
    Change the tone: What not to say at the Thanksgiving dinner table
    With Thanksgiving only two days away on Nov. 27, and a host of holidays to follow regardless of your religion, it is time to keep in mind not only the things we are thankful for, but also the things we are thankful are left unsaid. Every person...
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    An introduction to borderline personality disorder
    Kriesman (2010) notes the apparently paradoxical presentation of borderline personality disorder in the patient. On the one hand, they can initially appear domineering, confident and in control. Just as quickly, however, their persona can become...
  • Does ovary removal with hysterectomy increase pelvic organ prolapse?
    Does ovary removal with hysterectomy increase pelvic organ prolapse?
    Often, a salpingo-oophorectomy (removal of the tubes and ovaries) is considered when a woman in need of a hysterectomy is approaching or past the menopause. A large new study was conducted to determine whether the procedure would increase the use...

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Home Improvement

  • Rioting in Ferguson
    Hands Up for Justice plans protest outside Cincinnati federal courthouse
    Cincinnatian's are planning peaceful protest over a grand jury's decision not to indict Missouri police officer, Darren Wilson, in the shooting of Michael Brown of Ferguson, Mo. The grand jury consisting of nine whites and three blacks...
  • What are convenient excuses to sabotage diets?
    What are convenient excuses to sabotage diets?
    Not gaining any more weight is hard enough, let alone actually losing weight. This article will discuss why it is so hard to maintain the proper weight over the course of a year. To be forewarned is to be forearmed.In January, the days are short...
  • North Branch Projects closes; other Chicago bookbinding locations
    North Branch Projects closes; other Chicago bookbinding locations
    The first article published in this Chicago DIY series was about the North Branch Projects workshop, a bookbinding workshop in Albany Park that sold handmade books of high quality and offered workshops and classes that taught the art of crafting...

Family & Parenting

  • Five candy-free alternatives you should give this Hallloween
    Five candy-free alternatives you should give this Halloween
    Halloween is just around the corner, and you might be wondering what you should hand out to trick-or-treaters this year. If you’re concerned about health issues or know that many children in your neighborhood have allergies, then consider...
  • Tuition Bill
    10 Universities with the least expensive out of state tuition
    Not all colleges are overpriced and some will fit nicely within the budget constraints of parents, according to a US News and World Report article published on October 14, 2014.Tuition growth is slowing, but for parents of high school students...
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    Thanksgiving: The best season to start the holidays
    I love the holiday season. It's festive and fun. I do not mind the early start of Christmas decorations going up at or before thanksgiving. Christmas decorations are so much fun, I'd get them up for the thanksgiving holiday each time if I...