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WTF! Mom Arrested For Putting 5 Year Old In Tanning Booth

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A New Jersey mom denies that her 5-year-old daughter’s sunburn was caused by a trip to a tanning salon. Patricia Krentcil told NBC that she brought her child along to the salon, but the girl was never exposed to UV rays in the booth. “I tan, she doesn’t tan,” Krentcil said on NBC. “I’m in the booth, she’s in the room. That’s all there is to it.” The girl’s father…

Good Fat Bad Fat: Foods With More Saturated Fat Than a Burger With Cheese

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  First, the good. Unsaturated fats, which include both monounsaturated fats and polyunsaturated fats, are found primarily in plant-based sources and can decrease cholesterol levels and inflammation and regulate heart rhythms, according to Harvard School of Public Health. These fats can be found in avocados, nuts, fish, flaxseeds and olive, peanut and canola oil, to name a few. (For examples of foods that can naturally lower your cholesterol, click here.)…

The (Ree)lationship Guide: Four Reasons Not to Get Nasty on the First Date

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1. “The End.” Have you ever watched the ending of your favorite show before the beginning? If you ever do, you’ll notice you’re not anxious and/or excited to keep watching. Sex is the suspenseful ending of the show that has you on the edge of your seat. If you give away the ending before the beginning, what’s left to see?   2. Awkwardness. Oftentimes there’s a disconnect between men and…

Transgender Woman Involved In Bar Brawl Faces Murder Charges As She Defends Herself From Hate Crime

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On Monday, April 30, Chrishuan “CeCe” McDonald, a transgender woman  will stand trial for second-degree murder resulting from a fight she was involved in stemming from an fight she was involved in at a Minneapolis bar. However friends of McDonald, claim she is the victim of yet another hate crime — a sexually and racially based one. The facts:  Two white women and a white man reportedly began harassing McDonald…

The 411 On The Best Nuts For Your Health

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Nuts are nature’s way of showing us that good things come in small packages. These bite-size nutritional powerhouses are packed with heart-healthy fats, protein, vitamins and minerals. Here’s a look at the pros and cons of different nuts, as well as the best and worst products on supermarket shelves today. Of course, you can get too much of these good things: Nuts are high in fat and calories, so while…

Will I Go Bankrupt If I Go Natural?!

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The answer is…No, you will not and here’s why. “Going” natural is a journey and a process so it is important to look at things in the long run. Let’s do the math. Relaxers today cost between $6-$9, depending on where you go, you’re supposed to get them every 6 weeks, so that means in one year’s time you will have spent roughly $50-$75 on just the relaxer. Now any…

OUCH! Dentist Dumped By Her Boyfriend Gets Revenge By Pulling All His Teeth Out

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  Breaking up is never easy — having 32 teeth ripped out is even worse. A scorned dentist is facing jail time after surgically removing all of her ex-boyfriend’s teeth after he dumped her, authorities in London said. Marek Olszewski, 45, made the mistake of scheduling an appointment this week with his ex — 34-year-old Anna Mackowiak — for a toothache, according to the Daily Mail. So Mackowiak allegedly did…

WTF! “Chicken Twister” From KFC Leaves 7-Year Old Girl Brain Dead,Family Awarded $8 Million Dollars

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When parents take their children to a fast-food restaurant, they never expect the cheap and easy meal to leave their children permanently disabled. Unfortunately for the parents of a then-7-year-old Australian girl, that’s exactly what happened. According to The Sydney Morning Herald, Monika Samaan fell seriously ill after eating a chicken wrap known as a “Chicken Twister” at a Villawood KFC in 2005. The wrap left the young girl in…

7 Foods With More Vitamin C Than An Orange

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Oranges have some pretty good PR behind them — for years, we’ve turned to the citrus as our go-to source for vitamin C. And while that reputation is well-deserved — one navel orange packs 82.7 milligrams of vitamin C — there are tons of other colorful fruits and vegetables with just as much — or even more. (Orange you glad to hear it? We couldn’t resist.) While the long-held belief…

Fast Food: Unhealthy For Your Body and Your Marriage

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Cooking and eating with your spouse can help strengthen your marriage, but does it matter what you eat? Researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are looking to find out through a recently launched study that examines how foods high in saturated fat can impact married couples’ stress levels. In the study, married couples will attend two day-long research sessions together at Ohio State’s Clinical Research Center. During…

Liar Liar: Woman Ordered To Pay $13,368 In Restitution Fees For Lying About Having Cancer To Con People Out Of Donations And Services For Honeymoon

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A New York woman admitted today that she faked cancer to con donors out of money and services for her wedding and Caribbean honeymoon. Jessica Vega, 25, isn’t likely to do any time in state prison, court officials said, but she will have to repay $13,368 to her victims and remain in jail until her sentencing on May 15. She pleaded guilty in Orange County Court to scheming to defraud…

Beauty Is Her Name: People Magazine Has Voted Beyonce Most Beautiful Woman

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    Sixteen-time Grammy winner, actress, fashion icon and new mom Beyoncé has something new to add to her résumé: She has been voted People magazine’s World’s Most Beautiful Woman. Reflecting on the honor, she told the publication that she feels more beautiful than ever since the arrival of her daughter, Blue Ivy Carter: From MTV News: “I feel more beautiful than I’ve ever felt because I’ve given birth,” says…

Woman Has Heart Attack At Heart Attack Grill Restaurant Eating A Double Bypass Burger,Puffing Cigarettes And Sipping A Margarita

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The female customer, a Las Vegas resident in her 40s, had been devouring a “double bypass burger,” puffing on cigarettes, and sipping a margarita when she collapsed Saturday night, the Grill’s owner told ABC News. The woman is recovering from her medical emergency but — like the man who collapsed at the same Grill in February — she likely won’t be able to sue for her medical bills. First, it’s…

WTF! Teens Are Now Drinking Hand Sanitizer To Get Drunk

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Teenagers are showing up in Los Angeles emergency rooms after drinking inexpensive liquid hand sanitizers to get drunk. Cheap and easily accessible hand sanitizers contain 62 percent ethyl alcohol. The Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/HXEj9v) says six teenagers have shown up in two San Fernando Valley emergency rooms in the last few months with alcohol poisoning after drinking hand sanitizer. Some of the teens used salt to separate the alcohol from…

Studies Show Women Are Having More Kids Over Age 35

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According to a new study published by National Health Statistics Reports entitled “Fertility of Men and Women Aged 15-44 Years in the United States: National Survey of Family Growth, 2006-2010,” there has been a steep rise in the number of women who gave birth to their first child at age 35-44 who have at least two children — rising from 26 percent in 1995 to nearly 40% at the time…