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I Wouldn't Eat That If I Were You... It's Not Poison Or Anything, It's Just...

Look, you wouldn't want to eat that strawberry if it were covered in poisonous pesticides. So why would you want to eat it if it were picked by someone who was treated unfairly and irresponsibly? Is your produce really worth supporting an unethical labor standard? I didn't think so. That's why I'm ridiculously excited for the new equitable food certification. There's finally going to be a way to make sure the folks who handle the food I'm buying are treated fairly and responsibly. C'mon, you can't tell me that doesn't make you go "squeeeeee!"

I Wouldn't Eat That If I Were You... It's Not Poison Or Anything, It's Just...
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As people get older, social isolation and loneliness become serious problems. Many find themselves living alone for the first time after the death of a spouse. It's also difficult for older people to maintain friendships when people they've known for years become ill or pass away.

Census Bureau figures say that almost a quarter of men and nearly 46% of women over the age of 75 live alone.

But loneliness doesn't just affect those who reside by themselves. People can feel lonely when there is a discrepancy between their desired and actual relationships. To put it simply, when it comes to having a healthy social life, quality is just as important as quantity.

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