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Veterinarians debunk 15 dog myths

Summary List Placement Veterinarians debunk the most common myths about dogs. Myths include sayings such as, “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” They explain myths around training and owning a dog, calculating a dog’s age, and colorblindness. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript […]
Veterinarians debunk 15 dog myths
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9 myths about celiac disease and gluten-free diets, debunked

Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder treated with a gluten-free diet. Gluten-free labels do not certify the product has absolutely no gluten in it. People diagnosed with the disease do not need to use gluten-free shampoos and soaps. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder […]
9 myths about celiac disease and gluten-free diets, debunked
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Nutritionists debunk 19 diet myths

Two nutritionists debunk 19 of the most common myths about diets. They explain why dairy affects those with lactose intolerance and why they can actually eat cheese. They also debunk the idea that red wine is good for your heart. And they mention how much water we actually should be […]
Nutritionists debunk 19 diet myths
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The 15 creepiest urban legends from around the world

Every culture has its own urban legends, myths, or spooky stories. Insider rounded up the scariest urban legends from around the world, from Hawaii to Scandinavia to Egypt. The gjengangers are thought to be murderous ghosts that can touch people and mark them for death, according to Viking legend. Some […]
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Geriatricians debunk 14 ageing myths

Two geriatricians debunk 14 of the most common myths about ageing. They explain the science behind smiling and what really causes wrinkles. They also debunk the idea that eating fewer calories will extend your life. In fact, it’s more about the types of calories than the quantity. And they mention […]
Geriatricians debunk 14 ageing myths
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8 myths about eggs you should stop believing

There’s a lot of information about eggs out there that isn’t actually true. Brown eggs aren’t healthier than white ones and drinking raw eggs can be dangerous, not a super efficient way to consume protein. The sell-by date on an egg carton isn’t the exact day your eggs will expire. […]
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6 myths about going to the gynecologist that you need to stop believing

Visiting the gynecologist can be intimidating especially if you’ve never been before. To make it even more nerve-wracking, there’s a lot of misinformation out there about visiting this type of doctor. You shouldn’t always cancel your appointment if you have your period and you shouldn’t wait until you’re pregnant to […]
6 myths about going to the gynecologist that you need to stop believing
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7 myths about bisexuality you need to stop believing

Myths about the bisexual community are usually rooted in stereotypes, and can be inaccurate and harmful. Bisexual people aren’t more likely to cheat, don’t have to identify as “50/50,” and aren’t always looking to use this identity as a stepping stone to another identity. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories. […]
7 myths about bisexuality you need to stop believing