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Zagreb’s Top Things to See & Do (With Costs & Working Hours)

The Upper Town, Zagreb – Photo credit IG @watchluke If you find yourself in Zagreb and you have some time to explore, here is a list of things we recommend checking out! They’re all in the city center (or very close), so they’re easy to get to by foot or tram. I’ve also listed operating […]

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CORONAVIRUS ‘Not our first rodeo with new germs’: To prep for coronavirus, hospitals use lessons learned in past epidemics

Before the first confirmed U.S. case of the new coronavirus infection showed up at a hospital in late January, the patient did exactly what hospital officials in Washington state had hoped for: He gave them a heads-up he was coming. “What we really want patients to do is call and click through virtual ways, so […]

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Rachel went viral for calling out Laurence Fox – now she’s fighting racism on a bigger scale

Even if you don’t watch Question Time, you probably saw Rachel Boyle’s heated interaction with Laurence Fox. The clip went viral, amassing thousands of likes and retweets and catapulting the former actor to a moment of infamy. The clash was about Meghan Markle. Laurence Fox said Markle hadn’t been subject to racism, that the accusations […]

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Cat spends her days travelling around Europe with a parrot

Meet Quita, an adventurous kitty and your news source of travel inspiration. The Abyssian mix cat has spent the last year travelling around Europe with her two best friends – her owner, Robert Stephenson-Padron, and a parrot called Coco Lee. So far she’s visited almost 30 locations, including Vatican City, Champeaux, and Florence, posing for […]

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Signs you’re suffering from digital drain (and it’s time for an online detox)

When social media goes from a fun distraction to a source of stress, something has to change. Loads of us are concerned about just how much time we’re spending online, from sitting at a computer all day to scrolling our timeline at night. But few of us can ditch tech entirely. So how do we […]

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Going vegetarian could lower your risk of stroke, says study

Need a reason to keep up your veggie diet post Veganuary? How about the benefit of lowering your risk of suffering a stroke? Vegetarians have a significantly lower risk of suffering a stroke than people who eat meat and dish, suggests a new study. Researchers studied two groups of Buddhist communities, where a vegetarian diet […]

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I have schizophrenia and hear voices – but don’t define me by my illness

This is one of a series of exclusive stories that we are highlighting as part of the Time To Change See The Bigger Picture campaign, led by the mental health charities Mind and Rethink Mental Illness, which aims to end stigma around talking about mental health. Please note that these articles contain discussion around topics […]