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Sitting for long periods is NOT bad for health, study finds

Sitting for long periods is NOT bad for health, study finds | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
The negative health effects may come from lack of movement - rather than the action of sitting in of itself - according to the controversial new University of Exeter research.
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Summer babies healthier? What birth month reveals about disease risk

Summer babies healthier? What birth month reveals about disease risk | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
What's the healthiest month to be born in? There's more evidence that our birth month influences later health.
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Misery time? 11.17am today: Monday mornings are the time of the week we feel unhappiest – but we've cheered up by 2.35pm

Misery time? 11.17am today: Monday mornings are the time of the week we feel unhappiest – but we've cheered up by 2.35pm | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Research of 2,000 people has revealed that less than a quarter of us are happiest before midday – but we cheer up in the afternoon, peaking at 2.35pm.
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Half of us don't know how to say Don Quixote

Half of us don't know how to say Don Quixote | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Don Quixote, from the novel of the same name by Miguel de Cervantes, topped a poll of literary characters whose names we struggle to say correctly.
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The family who've BANNED their children from doing homework

Scott and Clare Crew have declared their Adelaide home a homework free zone and allow their three young children - Neve, 7, Dean, 6, and three-year-old Jade - to create their own free time after school.
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Boeing: Our new overhead bins will hold 50 percent more bags

Boeing: Our new overhead bins will hold 50 percent more bags | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
If you've ever worried about fitting your carry-on bag into the overhead bin of an airplane, the world's biggest airline maker says it has a solution. NBC's Tom Costello shares an exclusive behind-the-scenes look.
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What are the most Instagrammed places in the US?

What are the most Instagrammed places in the US? | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Montreal-based bus travel company Busbud assembled a list of the most Instagrammed places in every U.S state.
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Airlines Improve On-Time Performance, But Complaints Climb Sharply

Airlines Improve On-Time Performance, But Complaints Climb Sharply | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
More flights arrived on time in August, the Department of Transportation reports, but consumer complaints about the airlines were sharply higher.
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Peas and blue cheese 'could stave off cancer and Alzheimer's disease'

Peas and blue cheese 'could stave off cancer and Alzheimer's disease' | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Scientists at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel found the natural compound spermidine reverses the body's circadian rhythm, making it 'younger' and less prone to age-related diseases.
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Sums before bed boost maths results

Sums before bed boost maths results | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
University of Chicago researchers tested the Bedtime Math app and found that doing sums before bed let to better results in the subject at school among seven-year-olds.
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Are you part of the 'Mid Drift Movement'?

Are you part of the 'Mid Drift Movement'? | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
A Minnesota couple is hoping to help new mothers love their bodies again with an effort aptly called the "Mid Drift" movement.
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Revealed.. the healthiest soft drinks!

Revealed.. the healthiest soft drinks! | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Here, a range of experts recommend what to choose instead of fizzy drinks. They say chocolate milk is a great post-workout choice, while an olive leaf infusion can lower cholesterol.
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Meet the 67 new emoji candidates: shrug, selfie, 'call me'

Meet the 67 new emoji candidates: shrug, selfie, 'call me' | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
A total of 67 new emoji are being considered for rollout next year.
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Late night texting is linked to poor grades, study finds

Late night texting is linked to poor grades, study finds | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Hold the phone — teens that text late at night are more likely to be sleep deprived and make inferior grades, a new study says.
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Table for one: Reservations for solo dining have gone up

Table for one: Reservations for solo dining have gone up | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Reservations for parties of one are becoming more popular in cities like New York, Dallas and Denver according to OpenTable.
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Female workers lose influence over peers if they get annoyed

Female workers lose influence over peers if they get annoyed | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
A mock jury-deliberation task found that while angry men continued to influence their peers, irritated women were deemed overly emotional and were consequently dismissed.
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Counselling services at college have doubled because of 'neediness'

Counselling services at college have doubled because of 'neediness' | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Peter Gray, a professor at Boston College, says student resilience has declined because of increasing 'neediness', and staff are scared to give out low grades as a result.
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Google reveals the top searched fall fashion by state: Find yours!

Google reveals the top searched fall fashion by state: Find yours! | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
We've scoured the Internet for some of the best fall fashion trends for which you're already searching.
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Facebook Goes Beyond 'Like' With 6 New 'Reaction' Buttons

Facebook Goes Beyond 'Like' With 6 New 'Reaction' Buttons | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
The 'Like' button could be getting some company. Facebook is testing out six new 'Reactions' that would let users express other emotions.
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Autumn Leaves: Website Will Ship You New England's Finest for $19.99

Autumn Leaves: Website Will Ship You New England's Finest for $19.99 | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
No need to fly to Massachusetts to see the leaves turning this year. An entrepreneur wants to sell you a hand-picked sample of autumn foliage instead.
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Shoppers Buy Fattier Foods As They Ditch Grocery Stores

Shoppers Buy Fattier Foods As They Ditch Grocery Stores | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
A study finds that shoppers are increasingly going to warehouse clubs and mass merchandise retailers to buy their food.
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First-born children are more likely to be short-sighted than siblings

First-born children are more likely to be short-sighted than siblings | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
The Cardiff University scientists say parents tend to invest less in the education of younger children, meaning they may spend more time outdoors, which protects against short-sightedness.
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Waiting on an email? Why it takes some people SO long to respond

Waiting on an email? Why it takes some people SO long to respond | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
What's the best time to send an email? And why does it seem like it takes forever for someone to respond? A recent study finds that email response time varies greatly by age.
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Why humans and dogs' brains are alike!

Why humans and dogs' brains are alike! | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE: Psychologists from the University of Sheffield used brain scanners to see what goes on in our brains when we use inefficient ways to dig out our data
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