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Asia's deadly secret: The scourge of the betel nut

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Why Are So Many People Nearsighted?

Researchers may have found the answer that could keep glasses off one-third of the world’s population<p>Myopia, or nearsightedness, is reaching epidemic proportions. In the US, over 40 percent of the population needs glasses; estimates suggest that one-third of the world’s population will be …

An Ode to Vick’s VapoRub: 8 Surprising Uses For The Ointment

<i>Ah,</i> the magic medicine.<p>It’s a proven fact that <b>Vicks VapoRub</b> can cure everything...well, at least if you ask our <i>abuela.</i> It’s a secret weapon, a magical potion, the fountain of youth, and the cure-all that Latina mothers everywhere love slathering all over their <i>niños -</i> regardless of what’s actually …

Debt vs. Retirement: How Much To Put Toward Each

Recently, a good friend asked me a seemingly simple question: “Laura, does it make sense to save for retirement while also carrying debt?”<p>The answer, however, is anything but simple and depends on a number of different factors.<p>“A lot of people are trying to figure out, how do I balance multiple …

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The Psychology of Color in Marketing and Branding

A comprehensive look at the role color plays in marketing and how it impacts customer engagement.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The psychology of color as it relates to persuasion is one of the most interesting--and most controversial--aspects of marketing.<p><b>The reason:</b> …

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Handmade in New...<p>This 3D-printed wheelchair is completely customizable.<p>I recently came across Numen's creative interactive installations, a mix between art and design, on the landscape architecture...<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative Canadian design run through 10 of …

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