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Health & Beauty

This page contains healthy and beauty tips, recipes, and advice.

Bottle of olive oil with olive branch in the foreground. Beauty 
Woman with a Headache Advice 
Neti Pot Home Remedies 
Saving Money on a Pull Up Bar, Using a Pull Up Bar, Woman Doing Pull-ups Fitness 
Inexpensive Ways to Lose Weight, Scale being cinched in by a tape measure. Weight Loss 
Closeup of Pills in Weekly Medication Organizer Prescription Drugs 
Harvested pomegranates and pecans Nutrition 
First Aid Tips, Woman Practicing CPR First Aid 

Finding Good Inexpensive...
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Homemade Coffee Body Scrub

I recently found a body scrub online that's made from coffee and oils that I wanted to try, but the price is upwards of $30 a bag! I decided to take matters into my own hands and make my own.

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Reducing Build up on Your Hair
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Homemade Facial Scrubs

Which is good, using salt or sugar, as a facial scrub?

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Remedies for Hair Loss

I am suffering from hair loss so please give me advise how to stop this and also some food and home remedies as well.

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Lowering Body's pH

Howdy all, I recently found out that my body is too acidic, and that is probably a lot of the reason for my health problems. I've done research, but didn't find much. Is there a way that I can reduce the acidity in my body and bring it back to a normal pH level?

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Chew Gum While Cooking

If you are trying lose weight, before you do anything with food, stick a piece of gum in your mouth! That why you will not "taste" the food to see if it is good!

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Using an Electric Toothbrush
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Remedy for Whiteheads
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Remedies for Frizzy Hair

I have frizzy hair from the roots. No matter how much conditioner i leave in my hair it is still dry and frizzy. I think my hair is damaged by chemicals. I had it dyed once and permed it quite a lot of times. I think that is what causes it to be dry and frizzy.

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Facial Wart Remedies
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Natural COPD Inhalants

What herbs/oils can be helpful for COPD, when inhaled by nose?

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Hair Damaged by Perm

I bleached my hair 3 months ago and then dyed it 4 times after that, as my hair was looking yellow and I didn't like it at all. Then today I asked my aunt who is a hair dresser to perm my hair to make it curly, but after the 10 minutes that perm was left on my head, my long hair burnt.

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Remedy for Flat Facial Warts

I'm 27 years old and I've had flat facial warts since I was a 14. I also have them on my neck and hands. My dermatologist froze them with nitrogen a couple of times, but it didn't work. I tried banana peel, duct tape, and tea tree oil; nothing works.

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Using Lavender Essential Oil
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Uses for Castor Oil
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Choosing a Short Hair Style
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Uses for Lavender Essential Oil
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Skin Tag Fell Off

I've had my skin tag all my life and woke this morning to see it had turned black. I went on with my everyday tasks and got changed because I was going to go to the doctor's to get it checked out, but then once I put my t-shirt on it came off.

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Caring for Elbows
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Using Faux Fingernails
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Remedies for Chigger Bites
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Applying Nail Wraps
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Dyeing Hair With Kool-Aid
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Treating Chigger Bites

I am allergenic to chigger bites. I found how to kill them on me quickly.

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Home Remedies for Sore Tonsils
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Can Medications Affect a Perm?

I had a perm and it did not work. My hair is frizzy and dry like wool. It takes a long time to dry and then it is lank and dull. Is this because of my medication or due to an over processed perm?

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Controlling Hypertension
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Making Your Workspace More Ergonomic
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Banana Peel Sleepy Tea
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Freeze Juice Packs for Ice Pack

I always keep some of those Capri Sun juice packs on hand for the neighborhood kids. We live on a lake and there's always children going by.

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ProActiv Stopped Working for Me
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Cure for Dry Skin

I have terrible dry skin. I am itching all the time, it is just horrible! I talked to my new doctor about it and decided to share her advice with all of you. It really does work and no pills!

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Side Effects of Cystoprotek

Can Cystoprotek cause dry mouth?

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Frugal Liquid Hand Soap Tips

Look for any liquid soap that is inexpensive to use as a refill to your hand soap dispensers. I've found liquid bubble bath and shampoos that are much cheaper per ounce than the prepackaged liquid soap refills.

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Hair Colour Advice

I dyed my hair with Garnier deep reddish brown it is very dark and very red. I have reds in my hair because I have used them a few years now, mostly mahogany. I would like a more warm tone as I am getting older and my skin is paler.

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Eating Before Bedtime
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Hair Washing Tips and Tricks
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Splitting Pills
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Side Effects of Cystoprotek

Does cystoprotek cause dry mouth?

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Skin Care Ideas

My skin is a wreck from not taking good care and too much sun. Not even sure how to care for it at night anymore or products to use. Any ideas?

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Allergic Reaction from Hot Chocolate
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Eating Before Bedtime

What foods are OK to eat before bedtime?

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Exercising Abdominal Muscles
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Making a Poultice for Treating Cellulitis Infections

I have a problem with recurring staph infections from cellulitis. Does anyone have a solution using a strong poultice?

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Nasal Drops or Spray for Stuffy Nose

I have been having problems with breathing. My nose seems to be stuffed pretty much from the inside, but when I blow my nose, there is nothing there, no mucus, just something I could not detect. My nose remains blocked at all times and it makes me desperate during the day and also during the night.

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Recommendations for Facial Concealers
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Bag Balm for Chapped Skin Relief
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Deep Cleaning Hair
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Easy At Home Hand Massage
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Losing 5 Pounds in a Week
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Making Your Hair Grow

I am looking for how to make your hair grow?

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Proactiv Has Stopped Working for Me

I'm almost 17, and have been experiencing mild to moderate acne (as my doctor said) since 12 or 13. I've tried pretty much everything possible, Clean and Clear, Neutrogena, Equate 3 step acne system, Acnedote, Oxy, everything.

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Remedy for Itchy Heel and Flaky Skin Around Toes

I tried using hydrocortisone, Vaseline, and baby oil, but withing hours the flakiness and/or itching begins again. What can I use that will work? It is mainly on one foot. No blisters, just a minor itch and lots of flaking especially on the underfoot, the top skin is fine.

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Removing a Wart Between the Toes

How do you remove a wart between the toes? The wart was picked up at a local swimming pool.

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Homemade Body Glitter

Make it for you or a sleepover for your daughter.

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Making Homemade Body Glitter
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Something in Apartment Is Making Skin Itch
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Tips for Smoother Skin
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Calendula Facial Cleanser

Use as a cleanser on your face and neck. Guys, you can use this too!

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Home Treatment of Infected Wounds
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Homemade Hair Care Recipes
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Jello Didn't Dye Hair
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Tackle Box for First Aid

Use a tackle box to organize and store all your first-aid supplies.

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Treating Leg Blisters
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Using Kool-Aid to Color Hair
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Cleaning Hair Rollers
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Dyeing Hair With Jell-O
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Dyeing Hair With Kool-Aid
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Hair Care Recipes

Mix together the water and herbs. Heat on simmer until it looks like strong tea. Let stand for about 25 minutes. Add shampoo and glycerin, stir well. Pour into a bottle. Leave overnight to thicken.

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Using Hair Conditioner
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Creme Rinse Verses Conditioner

When I was growing up we always used Tame creme rinse after shampooing. Can't seem to find anything close to the way Tame made my hair feel and look back in the day! Any suggestions would be very helpful. I would like to go back to the creme rinse instead of a conditioner!

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Back Scratcher Ideas

This is a guide about back scratcher ideas. If you don't have a back scratcher handy, there are many household items that can be used to relieve the itch.

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Cleaning Synthetic Hair
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Give Deodorant Time to Dry

Give your deodorant time to dry before you get dressed. I get out of bed, make a pot of tea, and shower. I put on the deodorant. Then I sit and drink the tea (in bed). A lovely treat in the morning!

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Wart Remover Left Scars on My Face

I used EndWarts accidently on my face and my skin got damaged. Now I have scars on my faced. How can I remove them? Thanks

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Dyeing Gray Hair

I have been wearing a wig for some time. I now have virgin gray hair and I do not like it. I do want to be able to wear my hair out, so what homemade product or natural product can I use to dye virgin gray hair?

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Something in Apartment Is Making Skin Itch

Me and my partner live in a small studio apartment. Over the course of the last 4 months she has been experiencing mild itchiness, but it was occasional and not detrimental to everyday life. But in the last week or so it has gotten much, much worse. It not only effects her anymore and is getting to us both.

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Correcting Small Gaps Between Lower Teeth

I have small gaps in between my lower teeth; any possibilities?

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Hair Dry After Perm

I get my hair permed and colored at the same time. Sometimes it comes out extremely dry. Is that because of processing time or what? It's not falling out, but looks and feels very dry. What can I do to help it now?

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Caring for Contact Lenses
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Lid Removal from Deodorant
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Using Deodorant
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Watch Out For Aspartame
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Tips for Burning Extra Calories
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Use All the Lotion in a Tube
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Remedy for Pain from Putting Dentures In

I had what was left of my teeth pulled almost two months ago and I finally got my dentures yesterday. They fit great and I have no problems wearing them. They don't hurt to wear, but taking the top plate out or putting it in, there's a very raw spot on my gums that just kills me.

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Saving Money on Skin Care
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Allergic Reaction to Facial Wipe
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Perm Tips and Tricks
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How Long Does Nicotine Remain in the...
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Living With a Disability
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Treating Glaucoma
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Uses of Diatomaceous Earth for the Human body.

I would like to know if their food grade would help in cleaning your colon.

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Remedies for Sagging Skin
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Varicose Vein Remedies
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Cupboard Bath Salts

Great for Grandma presents!

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Remedy for Pimples and Acne Scars

What will I do to remove my blackheads and pimples, holes, and spots coz I have had many pimples before and I look terrible now because of this.

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Shopping for Milacris Shampoo

I need to know where and how I can get Milacris shampoo. I used it in the past, but can't find it.

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Using Coal Tar Shampoo
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Treating an Infected Ingrown Toenail

If I put curry powder, alcohol, or water on my ingrown toenail with a Band Aid will it draw out the infection? I am getting it out soon, just need help.

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Identifying a Rash

Could anyone help me identify this rash, please? It started on my shin and migrated to my foot. It doesn't hurt or burn, but itches sometimes. I have put anti-fungal med on it but it doesn't appear to respond.

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Lemon Juice Treatment for Dry Hair

For the lemon juice treatment for dry hair do you pour the lemon juice before or after shampooing your hair?

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Living With Fibromyalgia
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Remedy for Curly Hair That Tangles

My hair is naturally curly and long. After shampooing and conditioning, it is still very tangled. What can I use to help with the tangles? I have tried several different kinds of detangler and they do not help at all.

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Reviews of Laser Treatment for Large Varicose Veins

Have you used Endovenous Laser Therapy (EVLT) for varicose veins? What was the outcome? Was it extremely painful?

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Home Remedies for Sjogren's Syndrome
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Apple to Relieve Heartburn

If you feel that you have heartburn, eat an apple. Works better than Tums or Rolaids. The acid in the apple neutralizes the acid in your throat, relieving the pain. I have reflux disease and this remedy was told to me by a Gastroenterologist. I find that it works very well.

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How Soon Can I Perm My Hair Again?

I permed my hair like a month ago. It was a home perm where my mom helped me perm it. She did something wrong, but my hair had a little bit of wave. I'm planning to get it repermed, but I'm not sure if my hair will be okay with it.

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Maintaining a Bite Plane
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Treating a Staph Infection (Cellulitis)
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Remedy for Hair Damaged by Rebonding

I got rebound 4 months ago and my hair got burned. I cut the bottom already, but the burned goes higher up. I need a treatment badly. What treatment should I do?

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Returning to Natural Hair Color

I am naturally brown. I recently got blonde highlights in my hair. I got sick of the highlights in my hair and went dark brown. I used a semi-permanent hair dye. A year and 6 months have passed and I don't know if my hair has returned back to natural.

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Remedy for Thin Hair

My hair is too fine and thin. What can I do to make it thicker and strong?

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Stretching Nail Polish
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Use Lotion to Protect Sore Nose

As you have sinuses, your nose eventually gets raw from all that blowing. But today I have a cure! All you do is apply baby lotion or any other kind and smear it on a thin layer over the rawness.

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Oils to Prevent an Itchy Scalp

As a remedy to prevent an itchy flaky scalp, try emu oil, coconut oil or olive oil. Any one of them works great!

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Feed Corn for Keeping Cool

I keep a large shoe-box-sized plastic container in the freezer filled with feed corn. It's actually wide enough for both of my bare feet to fit side-by-side. On hot days, or if my feet hurt, I pull it out, stick my feet into plastic bags, then dig my toes deep into the feed corn!

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Using A Sock as a Volumizing Hair Bun
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Deodorant for Mosquito Itch

I was actually looking through all these questions and I saw that one option said deodorant so I tried it. It was INSTANT!

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Medijel for Denture Pain

I had all my teeth out in Jan 2014, lower and upper. I found that Medijel gel works really well as it numbs the area.

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Cure for Cellulitis

Does anyone know of a cure for cellulitis? I have been diagnosed with it, and told I would have it for the rest of my life. I have had it for three years now.

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Home Remedies For Chickenpox
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Preventing Chickenpox
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