The Trampoline Workout

The Trampoline Workout Jumping on a mini trampoline, also called rebounding, is a low-impact cardio workout that improves muscle tone and balance while torching 160 calories per 30 minutes of bouncing, fitness experts say. Basheerah Ahmad, founder of the fitness consulting firm 360 Transformation, encourages celebrity clients like Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks, and Vivica A. […]




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Tips for Parenting College Students

Parenting Your Child in College When children head off to college, they start to become more independent, but they still need your support.  “It’s a big shift in your relationship with your child. Often, parents are not prepared for the distance and independence young adults need,” says Annette Reiter, a licensed marriage and family therapist […]




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U.S. Diplomat Joins U.N. in Praising Islamic Nations’ Fight Against Terrorism

OIC Secretary-General Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu addresses the U.N. Security Council in New York on Monday, October 28, 2013. (UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe) (CNSNews.com) – At a first-ever Security Council meeting focused on strengthening ties between the U.N. and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, a U.S. diplomat Monday described the bloc of Muslim nations as “a strong and […]




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Scientists Report Transplant Advance for Type 1 Diabetes

Transplant Advance for Type 1 Diabetes: Report By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Oct. 28 (HealthDay News) — Using a specially designed chamber, an international research team has transplanted islet cells into a patient with type 1 diabetes. The new technique avoided having to use immune-suppressing medications, while still allowing the islet cells to function […]




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Get a free Wintec 4GB flash drive

TopCashback will give you a rebate for the full price (including sales tax!) of this drive, or even one in a different color. (Credit: Sears) Something a little different today… Regular readers know I’m a huge fan of cashback services, which is why they appear in the very first chapter of “The Cheapskate Rules: 21 […]




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Jindal: 41% of Louisiana Residents Would Be in an Expanded Medicaid Program

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File) (CNSNews.com) – Louisiana is one of 25 states that has not expanded Medicaid coverage for low-income adults under Obamacare, even though the state has a relatively high percentage of uninsured people. Under Obamacare, the federal government would pay for the states’ expanded Medicaid programs for the […]




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Blood Test for Pancreatic Cancer Shows Promise in Early Trial

Blood Test for Pancreatic Cancer Shows Promise By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 25 (HealthDay News) — Pancreatic cancer is one of the most lethal tumor types because it’s too often diagnosed in a later, advanced stage. But a new study suggests that a simple blood test might help spot the disease earlier. The […]




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Live Now: Merck Beats on Earnings; Apple, Herbalife Report After the Bell

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Wacha, Beltran help Cards even World Series 1-all

In this multiple exposure image, St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha throws during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball’s World Series against the Boston Red Sox Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, in Boston. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) BOSTON (AP) — One is 22, brimming with vigor and riding a hot streak in the dawn […]




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Get a FreedomPop 4G MiFi hot-spot bundle for $199 shipped

(Credit: StackSocial) Real quick: Thank you so much for the incredible response yesterday to “The Cheapskate Rules.” You folks are the best. I’m eternally grateful for the kind words, the support, and the reviews on Amazon. And per your many requests, the book will definitely be coming to Nook, Google Play, iOS, and other platforms! […]




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