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Why Do Some People Wait to Die Alone?

The concept of dying alone versus being surrounded by loved ones is one that requires deep emotional thought and complex considerations. Often shown in media as a simple, black-and-white difference of a good or bad death, the reality is actually far more nuanced. While many see dying with family and friends around you as the […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

 · 4 min read

Israeli Company Claims It Has Created Technology That Can Destroy Cancerous Tumors

This article was originally published on January 10, 2019, and has since been updated. An Israeli company named Alpha Tau Medical is breaking new ground in the destruction of cancerous tumors. Alpha Tau medical has developed a new technology called targeted radiotherapy.  Targeted radiotherapy differs from regular radiotherapy. Regular radiotherapy has a long viability duration, […]

Stacy Robertson

Stacy Robertson

Writer and researcher

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Oldest DNA in America Traced Back to Montana Man

You’ve seen the adverts for them online, or you’ve actually gone ahead and bought a kit, but, at one point at least, you’ve thought about getting your DNA tested. What if you tested your DNA and got some shocking results back? Like this man from Montana who found out he possessed the oldest DNA! One […]

Jade Small

Jade Small

Freelance Writer

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‘Yes, Our Son Was 18 When We Adopted Him — But Every Child Deserves a ‘Forever’ Family’

Casey Douglas never wanted to bear children, which shocked her Christian community. Little did she know that she would become the parent of a child who truly needed her. Although Randall wasn’t a child. He was 18 when they adopted him.  Adopting a Teenager  When they married, Casey and Peter decided to volunteer as youth pastors at […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Founder of The Creative Palate

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Katie Piper Sounds an Urgent Warning About the Hot Water Bottle Flower

Hot water bottles were invented in 1903 by Eduard Penkala. His design featured a hollow rubber bag that could be filled with warm water. Oddly, before it was made of rubber, it was made of copper or brass, which caused numerous injuries and burns. In contrast, Katie Piper shared that rubber hot water bottles are […]

Leah Berenson

Leah Berenson

Freelance Writer

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9 Ways You Can Whiten Teeth Naturally

Our teeth are one of the first things people notice. When creating a first impression, or simply just smiling, most of are self-conscious about our teeth being yellow or stained. Consequently, this can take a hit on our confidence. We are obsessed with having white teeth, hence the growing number of people using white strips. […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Founder of The Creative Palate

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Don’t Underestimate Mold Exposure

When thinking of potential household threats, mold may not be the first thing that comes to mind. In the hierarchy of household hazards, mold exposure is likely to be put on the back burner while hazards like fire, chemical products, carbon monoxide, or even a loose floorboard are at the forefront. Mold in your house is often […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

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“We Don’t Need to Bleed” Why many women are giving up on periods

The average woman menstruates 456 times over about 40 years. That’s a lot of time (and money, and hot water bottles, and new pairs of underwear, and…)! (1) But if you had the option to quit your period altogether… would you? The tampon industry has noticed a drop in sales in recent years. Some of […]

Maria Sykes

Maria Sykes

The Hearty Soul Team

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You May Be Able to Identify a Psychopath from This Surprising Physical Trait, Study Shows

Have you ever wondered if there’s a physical trait that could give away psychopathic tendencies? Well, according to a recent study published in the Journal of Psychiatric Research, researchers in Canada might have found one surprising new way to identify a psychopath: the length of your fingers.1 Identify a Psychopath: Getting Handsy  The study was […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer