Breed Specific Legislation, pit bull

Breed Specific Legislation: A Dog Owner’s Perspective

September 27th, 2016 Montreal passed an animal control bylaw banning new pit bull-type dogs and requiring existing ones to be muzzled, harnessed, and on a 4-foot leash at all times when outside their home. They call it Breed Specific Legislation (BSL) and this is my partial account of what this meant for me.
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Massage Therapy

Massages and Massage Therapy: A Happy Beginning

Doesn’t a nice massage feel good and relaxing? Makes the stress go away, right? Times when you find it hard to sleep, have you ever thought about how massages came as a blessing? Massage therapy can be the key to many good things. We’ll tell you how.
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LGBTQ blood donations discrimination

Blood Donations Discrimination Still Exists for LGBTQ Donors

Blood truly is wonderful stuff. This red, salty liquid that flows through our views and arteries carries oxygen to and from the tissues, sustaining life and keeping us fit and healthy, yet behind the medical facade of it’s proven necessities there are discriminatory barriers in regards to blood donations.
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What is Ayahuasca?

Ayahuasca, which is also called “yage” or “iowaska” is a plant-based mixture that is usually brewed to give users a hallucinatory ‘journey’. Ayahuasca is an entheogenic brew that is used as a traditional spiritual medicine in ceremonies among the Indigenous peoples of Amazonia. Some of them say that they get instructions of preparing ayahuasca right from the plants and the spirits of the plants.
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Weep in Confidence: 5 Reasons Why Crying is Good for You

I’m sure it has happened to you at some point – something triggers your emotions and the lump in your throat begins to grow. Your bottom lip begins to quiver as you fight to hold yourself together, but it just isn’t enough to weather the storm that is approaching.
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