November 17, 2017
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Pantry Porn Is A Thing, Apparently

Do you line up your jars and label your spices? Are your kitchen shelves so meticulously organised as to inspire envy in Goop? You could be indulging in ‘pantry porn’. Sounds a bit saucy, doesn’t it? The trend is sweeping social media with cupboard crazies sharing their colour-coded packets, matching […]
November 15, 2017
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Spanked Kids Become Depressed Adults, Says Study

Many of us will remember growing up in fear of the wooden spoon or the hairbrush. That was when spanking was the norm, and most parents saw physical punishment as a reasonable way of chastising their children. Nowadays we’re – thankfully – more enlightened. Corporal punishment is now banned in […]
November 15, 2017
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Teens’ Alcohol, Cannabis Use Impacts Later Success

Teenagers who abuse alcohol and get stoned regularly are probably not going to reach their full potential. That is according to new research, which seems to back up some slacker pothead stereotypes. The study participants who were dependent on either cannabis or alcohol as teenagers became underachieving adults in the […]
November 14, 2017
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Female Traders Make Twice As Much Money As Their Male Counterparts

Hedge funds managed by women outperform those run by men. That’s according to recent data from the Financial Times. The HFRX Women index found that female traders had a return of 9.95 percent during the first seven months of 2017. By comparison, the HFRI Fund Weighted Composite index, which measures […]