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Emily Blatchford

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Can Pet Ownership Have An Impact On Mental Health?

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Emily Blatchford That pet ownership can assist an individual’s sense of well-being is nothing new. We’ve known for ages there are many general health benefits associated with owning a pet, such as improved cardiovascular health as a result of increased physica... More »

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Why Is Humpty Dumpty An Egg? An Investigation

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Emily Blatchford Think of Humpty Dumpty and you no doubt picture an egg on a wall — or, if you’re the morbid type, an egg smashed to pieces at the bottom of one. That’s because Humpty has been depicted as an egg for hundreds of years, despite the fact the actu... More »

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Why Some Women Support Sexism

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Emily Blatchford A new international study has uncovered why some women actively support a sexist social system — and yes, you read that right. The study, which was published in the Australian Journal of Psychology, saw scientists survey 6560 New Zealand women... More »