If you’ve tried walking 10,000 steps outdoors in the blazing heat, you’ve probably asked yourself halfway through completing the distance: Is this really going to help me live longer? Or can I get away with walking a few hundred steps less to save my sanity? The answer is yes. And yes. But there’s a catch, obviously. The 10,000-steps-a-day exercise goals is a common target built into many wearable fitness trackers and smartphone apps. Companies are even organising their own step challenges. Singtel, for example, recently launched a new wellness platform with AIA called StepUp, where customers are able to redeem up to 3GB of local data based on the number of steps they take daily. The platform is part of the My Singtel app and syncs the number of steps taken to the user’s smartphone. READ: Singtel partners with AIA to launch a new wellness platform called StepUp Setting and achieving a daily goal like 10,000 steps can be a decent way to increase your activity level … [Read more...] about What exactly does a sedentary lifestyle on the couch do to your body?
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A judge has ruled that a handwritten 2014 will found under the sofa cushions at Aretha Franklin’s home has to be examined by a handwriting expert. This is to see whether it was indeed written by the late singer who died last year in Aug at the age of 76 of pancreatic cancer. According to Sky News, the judge also put the administration of Franklin’s estate into the court’s hands, which means it will play a role in major decisions such as sale of property. After her death, the estate was put in the hands of Franklin's niece, Sabrina Owens. The 2014 will – which Owens found in May along with two other wills from 2010 in a locked safe in Franklin’s home – stated that the Respect singer wanted her son, Kecalf Franklin, to serve as representative of her estate. The younger Franklin has hired handwriting expert Erich Specken to verify the 2014 document, which Specken has said will take him three hours to analyse. Aretha Franklin’s other son, Theodore White II, however, is contending … [Read more...] about Handwritten will found under Aretha Franklin’s sofa cushions to be examined by expert
Kindly Share This Story: The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development says, the COVID-19 vaccines that arrived the country will cushion the humanitarian challenges relating to the pandemic. Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development said this in a statement issued by her media aide, Mrs Nneka Anibeze on Wednesday in Abuja. The minister expressed delight in the arrival of the 3.92 million doses of Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccines that arrived in Nigeria on Tuesday. READ ALSO: Nigeria ranks lowest on affordable internet – Global study “Let me start by expressing my happiness for the arrival of the first consignment of the COVID-19 vaccines, this demonstrates a milestone in the history of this country in the fight against the pandemic. “For us in the ministry, COVID-19 is both health emergency and a humanitarian challenge; the administration of the … [Read more...] about COVID-19 vaccines will cushion humanitarian challenges – FG
Need some more space and flexibility while you work in your impromptu home office? Want to sit on the couch and still control the computer across the room? You can have a cheap wireless keyboard delivered (contact-free) for cheap. To help soften the financial blow COVID-19 has dealt to the nation, retailers have discounted home office essentials like wireless mice, computer monitors , and even laptops. We have an entire article dedicated to the best home office deals , so we won’t run through them here. Instead, we’ll use this space to highlight all the best wireless keyboard deals available right now. Today’s Best Wireless Keyboard Deals Fintie 10-Inch Ultrathin Wireless Bluetooth Keyboard — $22 , was $50 Logitech K400 Plus Wireless Touch TV Keyboard — $25 , was $40 Logitech K360 Wireless Keyboard — $25 , was $30 Royal Kludge RK61 Mechanical Wireless Gaming Keyboard — $57 , was $60 Logitech K830 Wireless Keyboard — $60 , was $100 … [Read more...] about Best cheap wireless keyboard deals for March 2021
Photo-Illustration: retailers For this week’s “ Don’t Dillydally ,” we’ve uncovered several items we’re sure will sell out, including a Nowruz-themed collection from Our Place , candy-colored leggings from Strat-favorite Entireworld , and a mineral sunscreen from Supergoop! Levi’s x Target Patchwork Bandanna-Print Throw Pillow, Blue $20 $20 Levi’s and Target have collaborated on a homewares line that includes navy-blue stoneware, blue-tinted drinking glasses, denim-inspired linens, and sherpa-lined chairs made of actual denim. We think this 100 percent–cotton, paisley-printed patchwork throw pillow would look particularly nice tossed on a couch or bed. $20 at Target Buy Boy Smells Suede Pony $98 $98 Cult-favorite candle brand Boy Smells has expanded into fine fragrance with five new scents. Flor de Virgen, a floral, musky scent, has notes of saffron, fig leaf, and jasmine. Suede Pony … [Read more...] about 10 Things That’ll Almost Definitely Sell Out: From Boy Smells to Our Place