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Sometimes power sleeping may not be a good thing

Sometimes power sleeping may not be a good thing | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Regularly spending more than eight or nine hours in bed may be a sign of health problems.
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New program requires dieters to eat FIVE PINTS of frozen treats

New program requires dieters to eat FIVE PINTS of frozen treats | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
The world’s first ice cream cleanse is now on offer in the U.S.’s fad-diet capital, Los Angeles.
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13 Things Stay-At-Home Moms Want To Tell You About Themselves

13 Things Stay-At-Home Moms Want To Tell You About Themselves | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
"I'm the family breadwinner." Candid revelations from some self-described "SAHMs."
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Voice-based dating app has users listen to matches before they see them

Voice-based dating app has users listen to matches before they see them | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Revealr is a new iPhone app that allows those looking for love to hear their possible matches before they see them.
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Preschoolers can outsmart college students at figuring out gizmos

Preschoolers can outsmart college students at figuring out gizmos | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Preschoolers can be smarter than college students at figuring out how unusual toys and gadgets work because they're more flexible and less biased than adults in their ideas about cause and effect, according to new research.
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Local Chick-Fil-A stores selling fish sandwiches for Lent

Local Chick-Fil-A stores selling fish sandwiches for Lent | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
One local fast food chain has decided to have their own Lent Fish Fry -- everyday.
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After ‘Real Barbie’ project, doll line with ‘average is beautiful’ motto to be produced 

After ‘Real Barbie’ project, doll line with ‘average is beautiful’ motto to be produced  | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
It only took one day for artist Nickolay Lamm to raise enough funds to produce his line of “Lammily” dolls, a shorter, thicker and more realistic version of the Mattel icon.
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Is bland the new black? The rise of the 'normcore' trend

Is bland the new black? The rise of the 'normcore' trend | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Plain tees, comfortable shoes and dad jeans a la Jerry Seinfeld are apparently no longer just tolerated by the fashion community, they are applauded.
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Note left for female pilot: Cockpit 'no place for a woman' - TODAY.com

Note left for female pilot: Cockpit 'no place for a woman' - TODAY.com | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
It turns out that some still aren't ready for women to fly planes, as a sexist note left by a passenger for the female pilot of his...
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Average American watches 5 hours of TV per day, report shows 

Average American watches 5 hours of TV per day, report shows  | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
The average American watches more than five hours of live television every day. For all ethnic groups, TV viewing time increases steadily as we get older, according to the March 2014 “Cross-Platform Report” released by the Nielsen media ratings company.
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Number one way to break up with someone is via text message

Number one way to break up with someone is via text message | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Gone are the days of giving someone the courtesy of a face-to-face chat, according to a poll of people aged 18-30,
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At home, is it better to go sans shoes?

At home, is it better to go sans shoes? | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
More people are adopting a no-shoes-at-home policy. It is more hygienic, practitioners say, and keeps out outdoor germs. Is the argument grounded in science?
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Study: Treadmill Desks Improve Productivity, Creativity At Work - CBS Minnesota

Study: Treadmill Desks Improve Productivity, Creativity At Work - CBS Minnesota | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Many of us have jobs that keep us sitting at desks for most of the day. But what if you could work at your desk and be active at the same time? The University of Minnesota just released the findings of a study that looked at the benefits of treadmill desks. Employees at Salo in Minneapolis have been using them for years.
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New app aims to keep people safe while texting and walking

New app aims to keep people safe while texting and walking | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
New York's One Llama Labs has an app on the way to help those who text and walk stay out of harm's way.
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Do mobile devices promote distracted parenting?

Do mobile devices promote distracted parenting? | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Many people agree that focusing on a smartphone or tablet is a bad idea when you're supposed to be driving a car, but what about when you're parenting a child?
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Millennials are the least religious, least political generation ever — but also the most optimistic: study

Millennials are the least religious, least political generation ever — but also the most optimistic: study | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Millennials — those currently in their late teens to early 30s — tend to stray away from political and religious affiliations, and buck other traditional life milestones like marriage, according to a wide-ranging Pew Research study of the so-called 'me' generation.
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Put down that cellphone! Study finds parents distracted by devices - TODAY.com

Put down that cellphone! Study finds parents distracted by devices - TODAY.com | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
The scenario plays out in restaurants everywhere: Mother or father looks at the smartphone or tablet, swiping, scrolling, reading, while...
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The surprising reason Americans might be obese, anxious and depressed

The surprising reason Americans might be obese, anxious and depressed | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
New research suggests the answer to a number of modern ailments may reside in our gut
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Sorry, Pharrell. Music doesn't make everyone happy, study shows - TODAY.com

Sorry, Pharrell. Music doesn't make everyone happy, study shows - TODAY.com | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
The Pharrell Williams mega-hit “Happy” makes most people, well, happy. But not everyone wants to clap along, no matter how infectious...
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Barbie the career killer: How dolls can limit a girl's dream job

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Girls who play with Barbie dolls have a narrower outlook on career possibilities for women, according to a ‘sobering’ new study.
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Daily shower bad for your skin? Try the 'soak and smear' - TODAY.com

Daily shower bad for your skin? Try the 'soak and smear' - TODAY.com | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
The East and the Midwest have been suffering a frigid, seemingly endless winter. The West, mainly California, has been mired in drought....
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The crazy things we say to our kids, illustrated - TODAY.com

The crazy things we say to our kids, illustrated - TODAY.com | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Nathan Ripperger, 30, does graphic design and video production work in his hometown of Dubuque, Iowa. He’s also the father of four boys —...
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Playing with barbie dampens career aspirations of young girls

Playing with barbie dampens career aspirations of young girls | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Career aspirations of young girls were diminished after playing with the iconic Barbie doll for just five minutes, according to a new study.
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Minimalist mom spends nothing on toddler and new baby - TODAY.com

Minimalist mom spends nothing on toddler and new baby - TODAY.com | KickinKickers.com | Scoop.it
Kids these days come with such a hefty six-figure price tag it can feel downright overwhelming. Is it even possible to have kids without...
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