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10 Most Absurd Fad Diets

People will go to crazy extremes to try to get slim. Would you ingest a parasite to fit into your skinny jeans?


Cigarettes are packed with ammonia, arsenic and turpentine. Take a deep drag. Those same substances clean toilets, kill rats and strip varnish from wood.

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5 Foods That Are Good for Kids' Teeth

There are a lot of great foods out there to benefit children's teeth. Getting them to eat those foods, however, may take some work.

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