Employee Gets Fired from Domino’s Pizza

Thursday, January 13, 2011 13:43
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If the nuclear holocaust happens today, all that will be left tomorrow are cockroaches, plastic, candy corn, and crazy people. As long as there is any life on this planet, they’ll always be looney tunes.

And this dude takes the cake – err, pizza. If you’re ever going to get fired from a job, this is the way to do it.

Apparently he called the customers cows and pigs, smeared cake all over his face, and rattled off the digits in pi.

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3 ‘Health’ Foods That Really Aren’t

Thursday, January 13, 2011 9:59
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You may not spend your days scoffing pizza and cheeseburgers, but there are many foods that sound pretty healthy, even diet-friendly, but when you delve a little deeper, they are quite the opposite.

Wonder around your local supermarket and check out the nutrition labels on many of the products available — it’s enough to put your head in a spin.

Mostly, I blame food manufacturers, with their bold-faced claims, highlighting whatever good points they can dig up, and using tiny type to hide the less beneficial. You’ve seen it all before I’m sure, with claims like “organic,” “natural,” or “vitamin enhanced.”

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Fish Oil Helps Slow Heart Failure

Wednesday, January 12, 2011 13:36
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Taking fish oil supplements may help improve heart function in heart failure patients, suggests a new study.

Fish oil is rich in omega-3 fatty acids. According to the American Heart Association (AHA), omega-3 is a “good” fat that has been linked to reduced risk of cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, abnormal heartbeat, and atherosclerosis (clogged arteries).

The current research found giving heart failure patients fish oil increased their heart function by more than 10%.

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Australia Pulls Dangerous Diet Products From Shelves

Wednesday, January 12, 2011 10:08
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Imported diet products have been seized by the Food Authority in New South Wales (NSW), Australia. They contained the banned drug Sibutramine, which has been linked to heart problems and deaths.

Sibutramine, which has been sold under brand names Reductil, Meridia and Sibutrex, is no longer on the market in many countries – including the US, UK, Australia and Canada.

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Poll: Beef Fat Spill Used to Promote a Vegan Diet

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 21:26
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Recently 15,000 gallons of beef fat was spilled into a Houston shipping channel forcing its temporary closure as the fat congealed on the surface.

Pro-vegan groups were quick to jump on the accident as a way to promote the vegan diet. They say that just as the beef fat clogged the waterway, it clogs the arteries of meat eaters.

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Rapid weight loss diets. Do they work?

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 14:24
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Weight loss has become one of the biggest businesses these days. People from all walks of life have become so conscious with their looks that they are willing to go the extra mile just to get the…

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Mental Imagery To Curb Food Consumption

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 10:07
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Fat loss is ultimately a mind game. It starts and continues in our psyches – bringing things like food consumption to the forefronts of our brains and finding ways to fight the urge to overeat.

A study in the December issue of Science suggests that to eat less of a certain food, envision yourself gobbling it up beforehand.

Lead researcher Carey Morewedge, an Assistant Professor of Social and Decision Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, said this;

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Tuna Sold for $400,000 in Tokyo

Monday, January 10, 2011 10:03
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Holy mackerel! Sorry, I had to say it. But actually, its tuna we’re talking. Prized bluefin, a must for sushi.

If you eat sushi, you know it’s pricey. Good cuts of fish are expensive.

But, a 754 pound bluefin tuna was just sold in the Tsukiji market in Tokyo for $400,000 — that’s freaking crazy.

The fish was “won” at an auction. Rumor has it the “winner” was immediately thrown into a straightjacket!

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The New Abs Diet

Sunday, January 9, 2011 21:40
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The elusive six pack abs that many dream of getting are promised in just 6 weeks by The New Abs Diet written by David Zinczenko, Editor-in-Chief of Men’s Health.

The original Abs Diet was published in 2004 and became a best seller as dieters were eager to get that flat, sculpted stomach they saw gracing the covers of fitness magazines. Does The New Abs Diet make good on its promise and what’s changed in this updated version?

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Spinach and Olive Oil Make For Healthy Hearts

Sunday, January 9, 2011 10:07
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Olive oil and leafy green vegetables, like cooked spinach and salad greens, may help women lower their risk of heart disease, claims a new study.

Green vegetables and olive oil are both rich in antioxidants, which have been shown to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, and even cancer.

The new study says a salad with a little olive oil-based salad dressing may be enough to cut heart risks.

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