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Dominican Republic Unnecessary Amount C Sections Study
The Dominican Republic Has An Unnecessarily High Amount of C-Sections

The Dominican Republic has the highest rate of C-sections in the world, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), who calculated that 56 percent of births in the country are delivered via cesarean section


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5 Workout Tips For When You Can't Afford To Hit The Gym
5 Workout Tips For When You Can't Afford to Hit the Gym

Hate the gym? Can't afford a membership? No worries, you can still keep fit without setting foot inside your local fitness center. Skip the monthly dues and treadmill hogs, and try these exercises at-home instead: 

MORE: Try This Coconut Workout For A Firm Booty!


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Another Man Convicted & Sentenced In Death Of Monica Spear
Another Man Convicted & Sentenced In Death Of Monica Spear

Another man has been convicted and sentenced in the brutal murder of former Miss Venezuela Monica Spear and her ex-husband. 


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Highlights from EDC NY: Day 1
Check Out The Highlights from EDC NY: Day 1

This is for all you house music fans out there! 

MORE: What's In My Bag: The Electric Daisy Carnival Edition

The first day of Electric Daisy Carnival New York was full of fun people and amazing music. 

About 50,000 people showed up to the first day of 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival NY, held at Met Life Stadium in New Jersey. 


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The Chit Chat: Big Butt Trend
The Chit Chat: What's The Deal With Fake Booties?

In this episode of The Chit Chat, the ladies tackle plastic surgery and the rise of the fake booty. Would you go under the knife to be bootyful?

 

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NYC Fleet Week Sheds Light On Growing Number Of Latinas In The Military
NYC Fleet Week Sheds Light On Growing Number Of Latinas In The Military

New York City's infamous Fleet Week draws to mind the image of thousands of male sailors, dressed in their crisp, white uniforms as they gallavant across the landmarks of the Big Apple.

However, as Fox News Latino notes, a growing number of women have joined their ranks in recent years — particularly, Hispanic women. 


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The Chit Chat: Do You Hook Up Online?
The Chit Chat: What Online Dating is Really Like!

In today's episode of The Chit Chat, the ladies discuss the ups and downs of online dating and hooking up with non-Latinos.


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Jennifer Lopez’s Hottest Outfits on 'American Idol'
Jennifer Lopez’s Hottest Outfits on 'American Idol'

Who cares about the contestants when there’s some serious "Jenny from the Block" fashion going on each week?! Our favorite Boricua never fails to impress on-stage or off, but she’s really been stepping up her American Idol style game over the past few season. Between her sexy stilettos, flirty mini skirts, and curve-enhancing dresses, there hasn't been one ensemble that we wouldn’t give her a “10” for. Take a look at her best chart toppers before the series officially goes off the air. *Tear*


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El Scoopido: Tom Cruise Auditions New Wives
El Scoopido: Tom Cruise Holds Auditions to Find His Next Wife

Introducing El Scoopido with comedian Jaime Fernandez! Think Talk Soup with a Latino edge.


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Sitting Desk All Day Risk
How to Offset the Risks of Sitting At Your Desk All Day

We've got bad news: sitting at your desk all day (as you're probably doing right now!) could slowly be killing you. Research suggests that sitting for prolonged periods of time leads to increased risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and early death — even in those who exercise regularly. 

However, there is a silver lining to this grim news; incorporating quick spurts of physical activity into your day can help offset some of the risks of oversitting. Need some office exercise inspiration? Here's how to get moving during the workday: 


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