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Dog Owners Exercise More If They Walk Their Dogs

March 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Walking your dog is no longer just a way to meet your dog’s bathroom needs. I came across this interesting research shows that dog owners walk an average of 300 minutes (5 hours) a week whereas people without dogs walk about 168 minutes (less than 3 hours) a week. Look as if an indirect benefits […]

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Kids Can Be Easily Influenced on Their Body Image

March 10th, 2010 · 2 Comments

I was with my little cousin sister at a shopping complex that day. Buying her a new dress for her birthday. Walking from the dressing room, she asked, “Do you think these pants make my legs look shorter?” She is only 7 years old. Pointed her legs and then looked at me.

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Will You Cycle To Work?

February 12th, 2010 · 8 Comments

Many countries have already encouraged their people to make cycling as an option and not just relying on cars for three obvious reasons:   To reduce the need for petrol which is getting more expensive for the past couple of years To get people to exercise more to prevent obesity health issues from increasing To […]

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Do You Really Need Bike Helmet While You Are Cycling?

January 20th, 2010 · 5 Comments

I just watched a documentary talking about the law of getting cyclist to wear helmet. I am talking about leisure activity of cycling, and not the downhill mountain bike or those involved in Extreme games. Apparently, many states in US and countries like New Zealand have already make it compulsory to wear helmets while cycling. […]

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Burger King + Microsoft = Windows 7 Whopper

January 15th, 2010 · 2 Comments

In late October 2009, together with Microsoft, Burger King introduced a gigantic 7-layer Windows 7 Whopper.  The promotion was done to mark the official launch of the latest operating system software in Japan. The intention of the campaign was to reach out to non-techie audience who may not be aware of Windows 7.  As for […]

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How Long Should You Brush Your Teeth?

December 28th, 2009 · 5 Comments

According to a research done by Newcastle University that teeth not necessary is cleaner if you brush your teeth longer and harder. If you use brute force, you can damage the protective layer on the teeth and hurting your gums. The researchers recommend people to brush their teeth for about 2 minutes and apply pressure […]

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