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  • New study debunks hookah safety myths
    New study debunks hookah safety myths
    In recent years, hookah smoking has soared in popularity, particularly among teens and young adults in the US. In a hookah, tobacco smoke first travels into a water container, from where it bubbles up before being inhaled through a hose. Many...
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    LA Chefs book review: Ope’s vegan manifesto “Comfortably Unaware”
    Considering how important healthy soil is to growing nutritious plants, water infiltration, carbon sequestration and methane oxidation, it's somewhat peculiar that a book that is purportedly about sustainability only mentions the word soil...
  • Ivan Katz Realtor
    Common Realtor Myths by Ivan Katz Fairfax Realty
    It's really amazing how much wrong information consumers have about Realtors, and buying or selling a home. That's why I'm going to help you cut through the fiction to find out the real facts, to debunk Realtor myths!1. Working with a...
  • Hello toothpaste
    4 toothpaste myths you should stop believing now
    You know that brushing your teeth is a must for maintaining a healthy smile, but how much do you actually know about your toothpaste? Find out what’s true — and what’s not — so that you can keep your teeth in mint condition...
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    Infographic about the 5 myths of the criminal justice field
    If from watching the many crime shows on television have taught us anything is that not only do the crimes get solved quickly but every crime has to do with smart serial killers, high speed chases, and really fast lab results. Because of this,...
  • Black dogs needs love
    Is the Hellhound Still Haunting Shelter Dogs Today?
    Hellhounds appear throughout mythology in almost every culture. The Hellhound is said to be a ghostly black dog with glowing red eyes that smells of brimstone. These hounds wander remote areas and cemeteries. It is said that if a person sees a...
  • Anglers catch a big one every time they go fishing and other lies
    Anglers catch a big one every time they go fishing and other lies
    The thing about fishing is that those who love to fish have twisted the lies of fishing just to make it look good to the lazy. So one of the biggest misconceptions about fishing is that only the “lazy” love it and find it appealing,...
  • Bigfoot Hair Samples
    Bigfoot hair samples: Over 30 'Bigfoot' hair samples debunked by DNA testing
    So-called samples of Bigfoot’s hair have been shown to be nothing more than hair from any common woodland animal, such as a wolf or bear. Enthusiasts and fanatics of Cryptozoology – the pseudoscience study of paranormal creatures ...
  • Preppers should recognize myths about physical fitness
    Preppers should recognize myths about physical fitness
    Accepting popular myths about physical fitness can lead to bodies that do not perform as well as they look. This article will discuss such myths.The most sought after gym body, for example, often has “gladiator” pecs, “softball...
  • Unscrambling the Myths about Social Media
    Unscrambling the Myths about Social Media
    Social media has transformed the speed at which consumers demand marketers respond to their needs. It’s imperative for brands to be agile—to adapt to consumers’ dynamic behaviors and synchronize with culture. Brands that can...
  • Ishtar
    The origins of Easter and the Ishtar meme
    A popular meme on Facebook in recent years associates the Christian holiday of Easter with the Babylonian goddess Ishtar. Supposedly Ishtar, who is the goddess of sexuality, love and war, is pronounced Easter in English and her symbols are the egg...
  • A Gold Lacewing Wyandotte from my flock
    Debunking the Myths Surrounding Modern Homesteading
    Homesteading.It brings to mind an historical view of rugged individuals who headed westward (and depending on the time period you’re thinking of, this could have been Iowa or all the way to California) built their own homes – first of...
  • Survival at Great Falls
    Survivorman: Bad advice can kill you
    You don’t see any “absolute” advice coming from this column because that would be incredible. There are a lot of myths about “survival” and some of them are perpetuated on popular television programs featuring...
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    Three myths about Obama exploded by the health care debacle
    When all is said and done, the Affordable Care Act is destined to remain the law of the land for as long, in all likelihood, as the Democratic Party controls at least one chamber of Congress or the presidency. HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius,...
  • Unraveling myths about pit bulls
    Unraveling myths about pit bulls
    Pit bulls have been stereotyped since the 1980’s, when the pit bull once recognized for caring for small children in the 30’s and working with the military to save lives during WWII, has been misunderstood during the last 30 years and...