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What you should know before wearing another thong

Made forever-famous by the 2000 earworm “The Thong Song” by rapper Sisqo, the thong underwear is a favorite of many women for a variety of reasons. Some find them more comfortable, others love never having to worry about panty lines, and some just think they’re fun and sexy. But as with anything we put near […]

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Infamous Maine coronavirus superspreader wedding highlights why large gatherings should be avoided, CDC says

Moderna coronavirus vaccine trial volunteer shares experience Moderna COVID-19 vaccine volunteer, Jack Morningstar, shares trial experience, urges others to take on ‘Fox & Friends.’ The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues to advise against large gatherings as coronavirus cases rise throughout the country, and it recently highlighted a notorious superspreader wedding reception in Maine as one example.  The reception, […]

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How parents should talk to their children about sex

Parents and children need to be able to discuss sex—but often they avoid these conversations. As part of our sex education research, we spoke to UK teenagers about why they don’t talk to their parents about sex. Visions of excruciating embarrassment topped the list. We also spoke to parents who didn’t know how or when […]

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Why you should wear socks when you sleep

There’s nothing like curling up in bed under soft blankets after a long day and blissfully falling asleep. However, not everyone goes to bed easily and that can cause issues. According to the National Institute of Health, sleep is vital when it comes to maintaining normal brain and body function. So if you’re having trouble […]

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Should you fast during Ramadan if you're especially vulnerable to coronavirus?

Muslims will begin the holy month of Ramadan from today, meaning they’ll be fasting from sunrise to sunset every day. This is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, when fasting is mandatory for all adult Muslims who are not acutely or chronically ill, travelling, elderly, pregnant, breastfeeding, diabetic, or menstruating. This is also the first Ramadan unde the lockdown conditions brought on […]