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Nagging wife, longer life.
Nagging might be good for you, after all. A study by researchers from Michigan State University and the University of Illinois found that husbands with controlling wives had a better chance of treating and managing their diabetes than those without a nagging ...
 
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All in honor of his infamous team spirit.
In 2019, Andy King became a social media sensation when the Netflix documentary, Fyre: The Greatest Party that Never Happened trended.The reason? King revealed that, at one point, Fyre CEO and organizer Billy McFarland asked him to “take one for the team” ...
 
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Big 7 described Palawan island as “simply perfect."
Global travel site Big 7 Travel has just released its 2020 list of the World’s Most Instagrammable Places, and unsurprisingly, the Philippines’ Palawan bagged a spot on the coveted IG list. Palawan came in at 36th place, beating the likes of Milan ...
 
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The 17-year-old former UAAP Juniors MVP has been garnering interest in the United States.
KAI Sotto earned top individual honors in leading TSF National to a 112-102 victory over Believe Prep of South Carolina in the title match of the The Skills Factory King Invitational on Tuesday in Atlanta.The 7-foot-2 Sotto had 27 points, 10 rebounds, ...
 
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Men with beard are more attractive to women if the women are not easily disgusted by parasites.
Men with beards have traditionally been regarded as more attractive to women. In a 2013 study, it was revealed that men with beards appeared more attractive to some women, while clean-shaven faces were found to be less attractive.But apparently, that’s not always ...
 
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Confirmed cases have already occurred in Japan, South Korea, and Thailand.
In Cebu City, a child from China has reportedly tested positive for coronavirus, a family of coronaviruses from which the common cold and SARS originate. Also in the coronavirus family is the mysterious Wuhan coronavirus, which is currently spreading throughout China. Confirmed ...
 
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Sleep your way to Sagada through these premium sleeper buses from Manila.
It is now easier to travel from Manila to Sagada, thanks to a bus route by Coda Lines Corporation. Traditionally, to get to Sagada, people would have to stop in Baguio and book another bus ride going to the remote mountaintop. The ...
 
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You've heard of Santa Cruz Island, but it's not the only one.
The Philippines is home to countless breathtaking beaches. We're known for our white sand shores, but a little known fact is that we also happen to be brimming with pink beaches. We're pretty sure you've already heard of the rose-tinted Santa Cruz Island ...
 
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Tourists escape crater lake minutes before its eruption as seen in this gripping footage.
A group of tourists were happily viewing Taal’s crater lake when someone spotted steam spewing out of the ground near the lake’s shore. As tourists, they thought this was part of the attraction, but the mood changed when their tour guide became ...
 
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Its other name is much shorter and simpler: silicosis.
The longest word in the English dictionary is a medical condition meant to describe a lung disease caused by inhaling fine ash and sand dust. The 45-letter and 19-syllable word is, take a deep breath, Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis. Its other name is much shorter and simpler: ...
 
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Our eyes are also in danger as ashfall particles in our eyes could lead to sight-threatening situations.
Taal Volcano’s ash explosion yesterday sent ash fall throughout Luzon, from Batangas all the way up to parts of Rizal. Face masks have been recommended to avoid breathing in the ashfall, which is dangerous to our health. Our eyes are also in ...
 
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Keep calm and be informed.
The ash fall from Taal Volcano's eruption last night has reached as far as Antipolo, Rizal, bringing with it the hazards that come with inhaling ash fall. Just how dangerous is ash fall really? According to the Department of Health, ash fall can ...
 
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Don't hoard masks in this time of crisis.
After Taal Volcano’s eruption last night, ashfall is being experienced throughout Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, Metro Manila, and even parts of Rizal. While the ashfall today is not as extreme as it was yesterday, volcanic ash is still lingering in the air, which ...
 
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Smiling can be very stressful.
Flight attendants, nurses, teachers, restaurant workers, customer service officers—people who are required to smile on-the-job—are more likely to drink more alcohol after work, according to a study published in ScienceDaily.According to the study, employees who force themselves to smile and be happy ...
 
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Scientists have mapped out the countries that could potentially be your best bet at surviving the apocalypse.
World War III is brewing, Australia is on fire, China’s got a dangerous “mystery disease,” and the Jollibee Champ burger has been discontinued—if that isn’t a sign that the apocalypse isn’t on its way, we don’t know what is. It’s looking more ...
 
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The PS5 looks like it's going to be a super-charged monster.
In September, Sony dropped an info bomb on us that revealed the official name for the next-gen console, a vague release date and news about the updated Dualshock 5 controller. Since then news has trickled out of Sony labs, and we've rounded it all ...
 
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Science says: Give them a break.
Science is confirming something we’ve always known: Weekends are for resting. Results from a U.K. study revealed that working weekends and clocking in long hours is detrimental to your health, especially your mental health.According to a study published in the Journal of ...
 
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352,000 Filipinos visited the country last year.
The United Arab Emirates launched on Monday, January 6, the country's first multiple entry visa valid for five years.So, if you're planning to visit Dubai or Abu Dhabi, two of the seven emirates that make up the UAR, this is the time ...
 
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Doctors are scrambling for answers.
Just before 2019 ended, a number of people came down with a flu-like illness in Wuhan, China. Before long, those isolated cases became a full on outbreak as more than 300 people have been reported to be experiencing unexplained pneumonia-like symptoms. Six ...
 
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Whether you want to drink less, lose a little weight or pump up your arms, our experts have the answers
Heading into 2020 with the vague intention of “becoming healthier” or “working smarter” isn't enough. You might have the willpower, but you won't get anywhere without a plan. Whatever your goals, our insiders offer the advice you need to turn ambition into ...
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