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Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

Brittany is a freelance writer and editor with a Bachelor of Science in Foods and Nutrition and a writer’s certificate from the University of Western Ontario. She enjoyed a stint as a personal trainer and is an avid runner. Brittany loves to combine running and traveling, and has run numerous races across North America and Europe. She also loves chocolate more than anything else… the darker, the better!
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Single dad adopts five siblings so they can stay together

One of the greatest tragedies that befall children in the foster care system is sibling separation. In many cases, brothers and sisters go to separate homes, and sometimes don’t see each other for years. One man couldn’t stand that thought, so the single dad adopted five siblings. The Single Dad Who Adopted Five Siblings In […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

 · 8 min read

10 Warning Signs Your Headache Could Be Dangerous

Headaches are extremely common. Nearly every person on the planet will experience one at some point in their life. In most cases, headaches are nothing to worry about and will go away on their own. There is, however, such a thing as a dangerous headache. These headaches, which are often severe and persistent, could be […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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8 Things Your Eyes May be Trying to Tell You About Your Health

The eyes can communicate a lot to us. They can convey emotions to others, and sometimes even indicate what someone else might be thinking. There is also a strong connection between our eyes and health. More specifically, if the look or feel of your eyes changes, or if you begin to experience vision problems, this […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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9 Common Habits That Could Lead to Kidney Damage

Your kidneys are an important organ in your body. They filter out wastes and extra fluid from your body, control your blood pressure and pH levels, make red blood cells, and keep your bones healthy [1]. Kidney damage, then, has a profound impact on your health. Your kidneys are vital to your overall health, and […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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Sober Bars Are The New In Thing For Recovering Alcoholics To Enjoy The Social Scene In A Healthy And Booze-Free Way

Bars are an integral part of our culture. For decades, people have gathered at their local watering hole to have philosophical (and not-so-philosophical) debates, to check in on the local gossip, and to simply kick back with a pint on a friday night. Yes, bars can be fun places to meet up with friends and […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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7 Parenting Mistakes Everyone Should Try to Avoid

With so many opinions out there, it’s sometimes difficult to judge how to make this whole parenting thing work out. We are always striving to be the best mom or dad to raise the best children possible! Everyone who has kids makes parenting mistakes, but these can be avoided easily. Dr. Tim Elmore came up […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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8 Truths We Should Tell Our Daughters Before They Become Adults

Raising a daughter in today’s world is hard. She can become easily overwhelmed, confused, and self-conscious with so many messages telling her how she should look and act and who she should and should not be. For this reason, there are some truths we should tell our daughters to help them grow into strong, confident […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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‘Rapid evolution’ means humans now being born without wisdom teeth

Since the beginning of existence, environmental changes have forced both animals and humans to evolve and adapt. This process is called natural selection, and it produces organisms that are more likely to survive and reproduce [1]. Rapid evolution describes genetic changes that occur over only a few generations [2]. Rapid evolution is important because if […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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Experts Warn That ‘Flesh-Eating’ Bacteria May Be Spreading To Seafood, Beaches Due To Climate Change

This article was originally published on July 8, 2019, and has since been updated. A new report from researchers at the Cooper University Hospital in New Jersey suggests that necrotizing fasciitis may no longer be as rare as previously assumed, no thanks to climate change and global warming [1].  Necrotizing fasciitis (NF) is a rapid-spreading, […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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After being told to ‘soldier on’ through postpartum breast changes, mom is dying of breast cancer

This article was orignally published September 15, 2020 and has since been updated. With our busy lives, it’s easy to neglect our own health. Balancing work, family, and a social life, meanwhile trying to take care of all the little things in between, can sometimes be a near-impossible task.  For this reason when things pop […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team