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Heavy metals in dark chocolate pose certain risks

Heavy metals in dark chocolate pose certain risks

Dark chocolate, long considered a heart-healthy treat, may contain potentially harmful amounts of heavy metals, new research suggests consumer reports. Researchers from consumer reports measured the amounts of various heavy metals in 28 dark chocolate bars, including some made by big brands like Hershey’s, Trader Joe’s, Dove, and Ghirardelli, as well as some smaller brands …

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Sharna Burgess explains why she wanted to share her 'dark thoughts' after giving birth

Sharna Burgess explains why she wanted to share her ‘dark thoughts’ after giving birth

Burgess and Brian Austin Green say their passion for mental health and suicide prevention “became even more personal” following the death of Stephen “tWitch” Boss. Sharna Burgess recently got really candid about some “super dark thoughts” she’s had to deal with since she and Brian Austin Green welcomed son Zane in June. The “Dancing with …

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Medicine after dark: the life of a “night worker” in the hospital

Medicine after dark: the life of a “night worker” in the hospital

When the sun goes down, part of the medical population wakes up. They’re not vampires, even if they have to siphon off the strange vial of blood. These creatures of the night spend traditional sleeping hours practicing medicine. Night shift workers, also known as night hospital workers, work night shifts — typically from 6:00 or …

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Calling All Men: Here’s What We Can Do To Help Women Feel Safe When Exercising In The Dark | Chris Boardman

The clocks have moved back, the evenings are approaching, the weather is changing. None of this makes exercising easier for people. For many, winter nights can be a threat to mental well-being. People like me (men) have always faced these winter fears by ignoring them. Active men like me love to tell anyone who wants …

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Dark thoughts, near misses and a mental health check – BikePortland

(Photo: Shannon Johnson) How are you? Considering recent road deaths in Portland and similar trends across the country, I feel pretty bad. As I try to understand these tragedies, I am all too aware that each data point represents a life cut short. These tragedies are not directly mine, but I still mourn them. From …

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Dark thoughts, near misses and a mental health check – BikePortland

(Photo: Shannon Johnson) How are you? Considering recent road deaths in Portland and similar trends across the country, I feel pretty bad. As I try to understand these tragedies, I am all too aware that each data point represents a life cut short. These tragedies are not directly mine, but I still mourn them. From …

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‘Dark, hot and steamy’: How spinning classes can help you on your fitness journey

As the ABC launches the Your Move campaign, to help Australians explore their health and fitness journey, journalist Marnie Vinall is hitting the road to try out some of the growing exercise trends across the country. It’s hard to watch any millennial female-centric TV show or movie today without a spin course featured at some …

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