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Life expectancy differs by 20 years between some US districts

( CNN) Life expectancy at birth differs by as much as 20 years between the lowest and highest United States counties, according to new research published Monday in the medical publication JAMA Internal Medicine. Dr. Christopher J.L. Murray, lead author of such studies and director of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the …

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East Germany’s old mines transformed into new lagoon district

Despite a 2.2 bn regeneration program, the Lusatian Lake District project, on land once occupied by the GDRs industrial heartland, remains relatively unknown to non-east Germans. So we took a tour This was once one of the dirtiest areas in East Germany, says Sren, my tour guide from IBA Tours, as our bikes swoosh through …

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WHO calls for elimination of trans fat in foods by 2023

( CNN) The World health organisation wants to eliminate artificial trans fats from the global food supply and has a step-by-step strategy on how to do so by 2023. On Monday, the WHO launched an initiative called REPLACE that will provide guidance for all countries on how to remove artificial trans fats from their foods, …

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Moov get into mindfulness with launching of’ Sanity& Self’ app for women

Moov, the wearable maker best knows we its line of fitness trackers with their accompanying digital coaches, is today branching off into mindfulness. The company is the latest to join the self-care fad, with the launch of a new app focused on mindfulness and meditation, Sanity& Self. However, unlike most of today’s meditation apps, Sanity& …

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Can ‘climate kids’ take over governments and win?

( CNN) At Jamie Margolin’s high school in Seattle, kids joke about inheriting a ticking time bomb. Around the time Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, Margolin decided she wouldn’t simply accept it. “When you turn on the news, it’s not like ‘Hello, the world is ending and there’s a short quantity of time to fix …

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Moov gets into mindfulness with launch of’ Sanity& Self’ app for women

Moov, the wearable manufacturer best knows we its line of fitness trackers with their accompanying digital coach-and-fours, is today branching off into mindfulness. The company is the latest to join the self-care craze, with the launch of a new app focused on mindfulness and meditation, Sanity& Self. However, unlike most of today’s meditation apps, Sanity& …

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Cyclist Finds Abandoned Dog “Ten Miles From The Nearest Anything”

The strong bond that exist between human beings and puppies is altogether undeniable. Since puppies were domesticated thousands of years ago, “theyve been” worthy of their reputation as “man’s best friend.” This unconditional love runs both routes; people would search for years for their pup if they’re lost and dogs depend wholly, without question, on …

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“Gluten Sensitivity” May Not Actually Be Caused By Gluten

A recent study claims that people who are gluten-sensitive may not actually be as sensitive as they think they are. Instead, something else may be the culprit, and it’s not gluten. The study, led by researchers from the University of Oslo in Norway and Monash University in Australia, was published in the journal Gastroenterology. About …

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13 Workout Wardrobe Essentials That’ll Make Awesome Gifts For Your Beginner BFF

Ask anyone who considers themselves a part of the #fitfam, and they’ll tell you they’re partly in it for the clothes. Long gone are the days when going to the gym entailed throwing on a busted, old graphic tee and sweatpants( I like to think we have millennials to thank for that ). The way …

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