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Where I live, school lunches used to be pretty gross. But I have to admit, I didn't know what horrible shape school lunchrooms… Read More

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by Crystal Whaley

Is wanderlust calling you? Are you ready to fly, fly away after this harsh winter? Well, check some countries off of your bucket list, get your… Read More

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I have to admit, when I got the invite to attend a “twerking” workout session at Read More

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When Shawn Stockman and his wife, Sharhonda, first learned Micah, one of  their fraternal twin boys, was autistic at age 2, Shawn’s first… Read More

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When people set out on a weight loss program, one of the first things that come to mind is doing “cardio.” The second thing is usually… Read More

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It has been a rough road for mother, grandmother and Grammy Award-winning gospel artist Cissy Houston. She’s already faced… Read More

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In 2011, after three days of being unable to eat or drink, Michael Wallace, then 22, underwent an emergency CT scan. “My throat… Read More

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There’s a nameless game that might be the silliest and stupidest game anyone has ever played. But, if you’ve played it… Read More

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When someone first decides that they want to lose weight, one of the first things that happens is they decide to become a cardio… Read More

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