Debra Mason

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America’s Ever-Expanding Waistline: Mapping Obesity Gains Across The States

In most states, the obesity rate has more than tripled since 1990.<p>By any measure, America has seen a staggering explosion in obesity in the last 25 years. In most states, the obesity rate has more than tripled. Just 7% of people in Colorado, for instance, were obese in 1990. Now, 21% of the …

All The Times ‘Phineas And Ferb’ Forgot To Act Like A Kid’s Show

<i><br>Phineas and Ferb</i> just announced that it is ending this summer, making it the longest running Disney Channel original series ever. It has been on television longer than <i>Kim Possible</i>, <i>That’s So Raven</i>, or <i>The All-New Mickey Mouse Club</i>. There is a very good reason for that — it is smart, funny, and …

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Gunshot detectors coming to NYC neighborhoods

New York says it has installed outdoor microphones in some of the City's most violent neighborhoods so that police can more easily detect the location of gunshots.<p>ShotSpotter, the company behind the technology, says the microphones will be located throughout neighborhoods so that a gunshot can be …

11 Ways to Use Honey to Get More Gorgeous Skin, Hair, and Nails

This all-natural ingredient is good for so much more than sweetening up your tea or coffee.<p>Honey's often thought of as a healthier sweetener, but you might be surprised to learn that this ingredient has tons of skin and hair benefits, too. Made by the alchemy of bees collecting nectar, pollen, and …

8 Things You Should Never Eat if You're Trying to Lose Weight

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, "low-fat" foods are actually your enemy.<p>Lots of experts say it's stupid to forbid yourself from eating certain foods – that denying yourself something you really want to eat can ultimately lead to binge eating and eventual weight gain. So dessert isn't on this …