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Should redheads go dairy-free?

Should redheads go dairy-free?
Let me be the first one to tell you that I HATE fad diets. I hated Atkins, I hate Paleo, I hate vegan diets (when they’re for non-ethical reasons), I hate the grapefruit diet, the juice cleanse. I hate it all. My mom likes to call me and tell me about some new diet she’s... Read more »

Gingers are allergic to everything

Gingers are allergic to everything
Gingers are like having Negative Type O blood. They can save everyone but no one can save them. That’s what the anesthesiologist told me when I had surgery last week. I rattled off a list of the antibiotics I’m allergic to — there are at least three — and she said, “Oh, that’s because you’re... Read more »
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