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Many of us are well aware we eat too much sugar, and yet, we still overdo it. According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, we consume an average of 60g of sugar each day, which equals about 14 teaspoons. You may be asking yourself how is that possible, but added sugar can be found in even the most unexpected products, like marinara sauce and peanut butter. Statistics show that more than 90% (about 12 teaspoons ) of our sugar intake comes from added sugar, such as the one added in pastries and coffee, and the other 10% is naturally occurring, usually found in milk and fruit. Of course, these numbers are much higher during the holiday season when we can’t help ourselves but

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An inspection camera is your set of eyes in spots that are entirely out of reach but you need to observe what’s going on in there. This device has a black-and-white or colour display and several LED lights to illuminate the work area. Once you maneuver the camera shaft into position, you can observe what the camera “sees” on its display. The more advanced models have all kinds of features for you to choose from, which may make your shopping experience a bit overwhelming. So, in order to avoid that from happening, here’s a bit help on the matter

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Mobility scooters are one of the greatest developments in mobility equipment, they’ve revolutionized the lives of many people and have helped them regain their independence. That being said, buying a mobility scooter is one of the most important buying decisions physically impaired people have to make, which can make the whole process overwhelming. The truth is, there’s not a scooter that will fit everyone’s needs, because everyone has a different disability, and thus, different needs. However, there are some general tips that can help point you in the right direction, so that you can buy a scooter that’s appropriate for you or the person you’re buying it for

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Equipping your truck with a pair of proper off-road lights that provide sufficient illumination can be extremely beneficial for your safety. The Australian outback can be unforgiving so it’s important that you are able to spot any obstacles and animals on the road on time so that you can properly react. When shopping for off-road lights, there is a wide range to pick from. Picking the right off-road lights is important not just for safety reasons, but they can enhance the way your vehicle looks as well. There are three important things to consider when shopping for off-road lights, including bulb type, mounting position, and light patterns

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So you’ve just made a hefty investment in a quality tent and you are looking for a way to ensure that it stays well protected for as long as possible. Here’s a smart idea – buy a groundsheet. These tent accessories were made to protect the floor of your outdoor home against everything that nature may throw at it. They may not be as cheap as you’d hope, but they are certainly worth it. When faced with a damage of any kind, you will only need to replace the groundsheet instead of the entire tent. How’s that for convenience

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Living in a time when there’s more awareness of the importance of staying healthy, it’s no surprise healthy trends are on the rise, like good old cycling. While I don’t expect us to replace the Dutch in bike loving, there is a considerable improvement. Still, when it comes to making the most of both cycling and fun, it’s always going to be BMX. What I mean by fun is anyone who is into BMX, young and old alike, is into the fun of tricks, turns, and the variety of terrains (dirt in particular). Of course, there are those ambitious ones who turn to it for the competitions. If you’re up for that, be it just the fun or even making it to the competitions, then

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As people increasingly turn their homes into retreats from everyday stress, it is no surprise that Scandinavian design is taking over all other design options. This design is timeless because it is simple, beautiful, finely crafted, and made with natural materials. The rooms furnished with Scandinavian design furniture are seen as multi-use spaces that come off as inviting, elegant and accessible. In order to achieve this, these interiors include natural elements (wood and natural fibres) and lots of texture. Moreover, this design uses light to bring interiors to life. There are several features which Scandinavian design follows and appreciates, so let’s look through some of them. Wooden floors -Since one of the ultimate goals of Scandinavian design is to achieve light, breezy spaces, it relies

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If you are a ski enthusiast, by now you have probably spent hours browsing the best online shops for ski equipment, researched and wisely chosen a new board for the next season or a pair of shiny sticks. And while all that is great, have you given any real thought to what you’ll be wearing? Exactly. In today’s blog post, we will talk about the ski jacket and its huge importance for having a pleasant and comfortable skiing experience. A good ski jacket needs to keep you warm, be practical, be made of hard-wearing materials and make you feel good while wearing it. Today, there is a huge range of ski jackets on the market. They come in different styles, brands, colours, and patterns, which means everyone can

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Safety isn’t always the main concern of small business owners. Some owners regard serious work injuries as something that is very unlikely to happen to their employees, while others believe that there is a way to get the job done safely without spending a bunch of money that they don’t have on safety measures and equipment. What usually happens to these small businesses is that they discover the hard way that it doesn’t take many employee injuries to put their company in real financial trouble. Compromising workplace safety in order to increase profits is a mistake that everyone should avoid by all means. Here are some tips to help you reduce the risk of work injuries in your business without compromising your budget. 

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Most people don’t think about their car’s air filter all that often, and most of them need to be reminded by their mechanic that it actually exists and it plays a crucial role in their engine’s performance. Did you know that changing or cleaning your air filter can prolong your vehicle’s engine life and improve fuel efficiency? That’s right – the job of the air filter, after all, is to filter the air that enters the engine, and the cleaner the air that enters the engine is – the more efficiently the engine will burn the fuel. Outside air is full of dust and debris, and if those particles make it to the engine, that may cause problems

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