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Wooden ice lolly sticks, chickens and beards among modern-day fears and phobias

Women are more worried about speaking in public than DYING, it has been revealed. It turns out meeting your maker is now not quite as terrifying as the prospect of standing in a room where the audience is hanging on your every word. Researchers discovered women loath the thought of making a spectacle of themselves, [...]


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TV and computer games replacing normal play for children as young as 5

Traditional childhood games like cowboys and Indians and dressing-up are dead and buried – and have been replaced by hours spent on Mario Kart and Sonic, according to research. A study carried out among 1,269 children aged five to 11 found only a quarter still amuse themselves with traditional games such as dressing up as [...]


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