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Daily Archives: September 1, 2017

New body lotion could help millions suffering from high blood pressure, says research

The body lotion boosts the level of magnesium in the blood, British scientists have discovered.  A diet low in the essential mineral is known to increase the risk of hypertension or high blood pressure – a potentially life-threatening condition.  The breakthrough was hailed last night as a viable alternative to taking magnesium pills.  Lindsy Kass, of the University of Hertfordshire, ...

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From 'The Big Sick' to 'Brigsby Bear,' what does box office mean for indie movies these days?

This was a dire summer for the releases from the Hollywood studios, as seemingly sure-fire franchise and tentpole pictures disappointed at the box office one after the other. Within the independent space there were likewise shivers of anxiety and uncertainty, if for slightly different reasons. Independent distribution has long been marked by consistent tides of turnover and renewal, as once-promising ...

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Autumn city trends from Dune, Adidas and more

September is the time for a season refresh. Summer is over and the new season trends have hit the high street. While the weather is still on the warmer side look out for new must have items such as midi skirts and power suits to nail that city chic look. Team statement pieces with timeless classics, take inspiration from the ...

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Sadie Robertson Opens Up About Struggle With Eating Disorder: 'It Was Insanely Difficult'

In her lengthy blog post, Robertson touches on struggling with fear and anxiety during her 2014 stint on Dancing With the Stars and how she’s in a much better place now. She also shared details of when counting calories and measuring her body overtook her life. “I struggled with an eating problem connected to a negative body image for about ...

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Study reveals health benefits of quinoa

La Trobe University researchers have looked beyond the superfood hype to prove for the first time that eating quinoa is actually good for our health Their newly published research in Current Developments in Nutrition shows that eating even a small amount of quinoa every day can reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. In the study, a group of overweight and ...

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EXCLUSIVE: George Clooney Opens Up About Twins' Personalities, Reveals Inspiration Behind Their Names

“They start out with a personality right off the bat,” Clooney admitted.  “[Alexander] is a thug already. You saw him,” he said to pal Matt Damon. “He’s a moose! Literally, he just sits and he eats.”  “He looks like he could bounce right now, some place in Hollywood,” Damon agreed. “Like, checking IDs on the way into the nursery,” Clooney ...

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