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Death of the metrosexual? As men embrace fashion and grooming more than ever, it is no longer considered effeminate to look well-turned out

Death of the metrosexual? As men embrace fashion and grooming more than ever, it is no longer considered effeminate to look well-turned out | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
It describes the style of a man who, like David Beckham, spends longer than the average male on personal grooming: picking out his clothes, styling his hair and sometimes even applying make-up.
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34 Insanely Simple Two-Ingredient Recipes

34 Insanely Simple Two-Ingredient Recipes | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Cooking doesn't get much easier than this. BTW these are mostly desserts. I hope you're okay with that.
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Carbs for dinner, never been thinner? Researchers ‘Ramadan’ diet, eating pasta and beans for dinner may help you lose weight, improve health.

Carbs for dinner, never been thinner? Researchers ‘Ramadan’ diet, eating pasta and beans for dinner may help you lose weight, improve health. | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
While conventional wisdom has dictated that people looking to lose weight should stick to lean proteins for their late-day meal, a recent study suggests that people reconsider their evening carb fears.
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Work stresses us out, but at least we like our co-workers

Work stresses us out, but at least we like our co-workers | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
There are things we like about work: Most of us feel safe on the job, for example, and many of us like our co-workers.
But most of us don't like the stress that comes with work. Oh, and we'd like a raise, please.
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Should you friend your boss on Facebook?

Should you friend your boss on Facebook? | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
New research takes a stab at that very question in a study called, “OMG My Boss Just Friended Me.”...
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Do YOUR friends make you feel fat? How we feel about our size and shape is influenced by pals, study reveals

Do YOUR friends make you feel fat? How we feel about our size and shape is influenced by pals, study reveals | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
It is a well-known fact that women compare their figures with one another. But scientists now say that women's body-related issues mirror their friends' body image concern s too.
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Going away not such a holiday for women: Majority exhausted by time they arrive as other half does nothing to plan trip beyond choosing destination

Going away not such a holiday for women: Majority exhausted by time they arrive as other half does nothing to plan trip beyond choosing destination | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Eight out of ten women said they had to take sole responsibility for booking flights, accommodation and car hire.
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How Women Feel About Movember: Yay or Nay to the 'Satche?

How Women Feel About Movember: Yay or Nay to the 'Satche? | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Bye bye Halloween, hello mustaches! Movember begins today. How are we feeling about it?
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Men can take more pain than women (so long as someone's watching)

Men can take more pain than women (so long as someone's watching) | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Seems men have won the latest battle in a war that's been raging for millennia. Research by Leeds Metropolitan University in the UK shows that men can take more pain than women.
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Are YOU lying about your parenting skills? Over half of mums confess to telling fibs to make themselves seem like the perfect mother

Are YOU lying about your parenting skills? Over half of mums confess to telling fibs to make themselves seem like the perfect mother | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
BabyCentre revealed that 53 per cent of mothers fabricating stories about their parenting rather than admit to others that they don't always do the right thing.
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Smiling men can make women more subordinate

Smiling men can make women more subordinate | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
By Katie Drummond, PreventionIt doesn't get more harmless than a smile, right? Well, not exactly.
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Study: Colleges rejected more applicants over naughty social antics

Study: Colleges rejected more applicants over naughty social antics | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
We know you'll have a lot on your plate this year, high school grads: keeping your grades up, applying to college, ensuring you have a senior prom date, etc. But you may want to add "clean online footprint" to the pre-graduation to-do list.
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Which Professions Have The Most Psychopaths?

Which Professions Have The Most Psychopaths? | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
So which professions (other than axe murderer) do psychopaths disproportionately gravitate towards -- or away from?
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Forget the cleavage - it's all about the HE-vage now as more men bare their chests while women cover up (and we can thank The Wanted and Simon Cowell for this one)

Forget the cleavage - it's all about the HE-vage now as more men bare their chests while women cover up (and we can thank The Wanted and Simon Cowell for this one) | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Taking style tips from boybands JLS and The Wanted, that 75 per cent of men say they regularly wear their shirt with three buttons undone when out with friends, department store Debenhams found.
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Are you allergic to your cell phone? For nickel allergies, opt for iPhones or Androids, study suggests

Are you allergic to your cell phone? For nickel allergies, opt for iPhones or Androids, study suggests | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
For those allergic to metals, symptoms range from dry-itchy patches on the face or ears to redness, blistering, lesions, and sometimes oozing.
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Cute kids allowed to adopt cat after 1,000 Facebook likes

Cute kids allowed to adopt cat after 1,000 Facebook likes | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Cats, kids and the Internet – this dad never stood a chance against such powerful forces. After his son Remi, 7, kept bugging Dan Urbano about getting a cat, the father of two from Newton, Mass.
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Pepsi launches 'fat-blocking' cola in Japan

Pepsi launches 'fat-blocking' cola in Japan | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Made with an indigestible form of dextrin or dietary fiber, Pepsi Special is supposed to reduce the absorption of fat in the body from food intake and help lower cholesterol levels.
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Slaving at the stove: Mothers spend an average THREE years of their lives in the kitchen

Slaving at the stove: Mothers spend an average THREE years of their lives in the kitchen | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
A new survey reveals that the average mother spends nearly 18 whole days each year in the kitchen. The average life expectancy of a woman is 63, so their time at the stove adds up to a massive 1,117 days over their lifetime.
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How to get what you want this Christmas - buy it yourself: More Brits embracing trend of 'self-gifting'

How to get what you want this Christmas - buy it yourself: More Brits embracing trend of 'self-gifting' | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
The shameless self-gift buyers said it was 'the most sensible way to get what they want', while 44 per cent said they simply wanted to to 'treat themselves'.
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Work/life balance not going to plan? Women aged between 24 and 34 are the most stressed people in Britain

Work/life balance not going to plan? Women aged between 24 and 34 are the most stressed people in Britain | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Women aged between 25 and 34 are more stressed than anyone else in Britain thanks to the pressure of combining career with young children.
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Cafe makes ordering coffee simple with dumbed-down menu

Cafe makes  ordering coffee simple with dumbed-down menu | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Are you tired of coffee shops overcomplicating basic drinks in an effort to sound more cosmopolitan? Then Debenhams in England is the cafe for you.
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Forget a handsome prince: For modern women, nothing but an ordinary Joe will do, a new study has revealed

Forget a handsome prince: For modern women, nothing but an ordinary Joe will do, a new study has revealed | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Kate Middleton might have landed a prince but women who marry up are an increasingly rare breed, a study by the University of Barcelona has found.
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Life begins at 37: Men are happiest after climbing the career ladder and starting a family

Life begins at 37: Men are happiest after climbing the career ladder and starting a family | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
What makes men happy is stability, routine and long term commitment. Men are happiest age 37, like David Beckham and Tobey Maguire- when they have climbed the career ladder and started a family, a new study has found.
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'Super' window washers warm hearts at children's hospital

'Super' window washers warm hearts at children's hospital | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s some of the coolest window washers to ever scale a building. Three window washers in Memphis, Tenn., recently dressed up as superheroes while they cleaned the windows of Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.
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