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I “Smell” Your Anger

Here's something interesting.

A new study has found we can actually smell someone's state-of-mind!  No.....really!

Researchers have been testing the ability of people to identify emotional cues from another person based on "chemo-sensory compounds" that are released by the body. 

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Your Boss Quits! Now What?

If you're a fan of the TV show The Office this whole concept may sound a bit familiar to you.  Michael Scott, "The World's Best Boss" has left Dunder Mifflin in Scranton, Pennsylvania to be with his fiancee in Colorado.  Andy Bernard will be taking over as the "Big Boss."  So where does this leave all of the other Dunder Mifflin employees?

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Two New Breast Cancer Drugs Show Great Promise!

The thing about drugs, especially in the early trials, is how safe are they?  What are the potential side effects?  Do the benefits outweigh the risks?  What if you could take a breast cancer drug that would slow the progress of very advanced cases from becoming worse?  It would seem to me that that would be worth the risk. 

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High School Student Creates A Particle That Could Revolutionize Cancer Treatments

I love this hope filled story!

A 17 year old high school student has developed a particle that could literally  change how cancer treatments are administered.  She compares it to Swiss Army Knife precision. Angela Zhang, from California, is only 17 years old but has already taken top honors at the Siemens Foundation's annual high school science competition.   Her prize?  A $100,000 dollar scholarship!  By the way, Angela was the only female finalist in the Siemens competition too!

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Need An Energy Boost? Skip The Coffee

Are you feeling a little listless today?  You're tired and the old brain isn't working up to par, especially around, say, 2 p.m. or so.  For many, me included, when the middle-of-the-day arrives, you're pooped!  Granted, doing a morning radio show means that my day begins earlier than most, 3:45 a

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8 Keys To Being Productive Makes For A Better Work Life

Do you sometimes look at your co-workers and think where do they find the time to talk, have a cup of coffee, visit, have lunch etc.  Well, maybe they might just manage their time a bit better than you do

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Americans Adapting To A New Idea Of Prosperity! Is Grand Rapids Adapting Too?

With unemployment on the rise, many Americans still,  are finding reasons to be thankful.  Many times you just never know what you're made of until you find yourself in a changed position.  New places, new people, new things also can offer new opportunities if you are on the look out and expecting them

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USA Today Newspaper Has Black Friday Shopping Tips

A deal is a deal, right?  Not always.  Not at all for the people who have been camping out for the past week at Best Buy's in Florida and Texas.

So what makes a person do that just so they can save a buck or two?  Don't they have a job?  It seems that the people in Florida and Texas are camped out for the $200 42 inch Sharp television

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Can You Really Shop Away Thanksgiving Dinner Calories?

Probably not.  Shopping and carrying all those Christmas presents around burns up close to 190 calories.  That's a far cry from the 4,500 most eat in a typical Thanksgiving Day dinner.  However, one of the things I learned from my nutritionist when I went through the Victory Instutute for Weight Management classes, was this

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John Tesh Shared 3 Ways You Can Boost Your Happiness!

The holidays can be a downer for some people.  But they don't have to be.  It always helps when you donate your time and energy to someone or something other than yourself and not for money or reward

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Baby Sleeping With “Knife” Campaign Is Raising Some Eyebrows!

Maybe it's just that the shock factor here in the United States needs to be THAT high to get a viewers attention.

There is a new campaign about how dangerous it is for you to sleep in the same bed as your baby

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Grand Rapids Fulton Street Farmers Market Remodel & Hours

I was at the Fulton Street Farmers Market this past Saturday picking up some fresh eggs and hubbard squash.  One of the family farmers explained to me that this weekend some things will be changing.

The Winter market hours from November 15th-De

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