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Disney hiring Georgia, Florida residents to work from home

Disney is hiring SC residents to work for the company without leaving their homes. Positions are open to residents of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Texas and Nevada. Responsibilities include responding to emails from guests and answering and redirecting phone calls to the proper management channels. Disney is looking for candidates with excellent communication skills and a reliable, high-speed internet connection.

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Breastfeeding prevents breast cancer, diabetes in mothers

Increasing the number of mothers who breastfeed will save lives, make children smarter and boost global economies, according to a United Nations report released Tuesday. World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus described breastmilk as "a baby's first vaccine", protecting them from potentially deadly diseases.

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Blowing out Birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1400 percent

It's amusing - no one knows exactly where this candle tradition started (some claim that people blew out candles to send the smoke - and therefore wishes - up to the gods), but we do know that it's now pretty commonplace. The amount of bacteria increased by 14 times on average, but in some cases it went up to 120 times. "In reality if you did this 100,000 times, then the chance of getting sick would probably be very minimal", he added.

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Josef Newgarden takes dominant victory at Mid

Dixon fought his way to a ninth-place finish and dropped out of the Verizon IndyCar Series points lead. I think something mechanically was broken on the rear of the vehicle. Tony Kanaan, who had looked roughly on the pace of teammate and Mid-Ohio star Dixon through practice, was docked his fastest lap for causing a local yellow, and that was enough to prevent him graduating to Group 2 and he will now start.

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Does Moderate Drinking Lower Your Risk of Diabetes?

Wine was the drink found to be most effective at reducing the risk, with scientists arguing that this was because of its chemical compounds, which help to improve blood sugar balance. However, WHO has also said that moderate drinking could be beneficial when it comes to diabetes . Tamler also points out that the study focused on people developing a new diagnosis of diabetes .

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Completing Antibiotics Is Not Necessary, Scientists Say

Martin Llewelyn , professor of infectious diseases at Brighton and Sussex Medical School, said: "The idea that stopping antibiotic treatment early encourages antibiotic resistance is not supported by evidence, while taking antibiotics for longer than necessary increases the risk of resistance".