Cuddling is a pretty standard human thing. Most of us love it and many of us, feeling broken and beaten down in our day to day lives, thrive on it. That could be why Samantha Hess, from Portland, Oregon, has had so much success as a “professional cuddler.” In her shop, customers can pay $60 per hour to get what Samantha calls “the level of human contact that we want or need in order to be our optimal selves.”
The shop is called Cuddle Up To Me and it’s the first of its k [...]
By Dan Dicks
Just as we've been warning about for years here at PFT, international trade deals and treaties, like the TPP or NAFTA, allow multinational corporations to sue governments and even... [...]
(NaturalNews) Yamini Karanam, a 26-year-old Indiana University Ph.D. student, knew something was wrong when headaches wouldn't go away and simple conversations or reading articles became the most challenging missions of her day."The holiday ended in what she thought was sleep... [...]
For the longest time Melony Jackson couldn't work out what was making her cooking taste so disgusting. In what could be one of the most ridiculous coo... [...]
Lauren Wasser, a perfectly healthy 24-year-old, had a normal period begin on October 3rd, 2012. It was like any other period she’d experienced in her adult life. As usual, she used a tampon, Kotex Natural Balance was the brand. She said she typically changed tampons a few times a day.
That night, Lauren wasn’t feeling that great so she decided to go to bed. Later the next day, she was awoken by the police. Her mom had called the police because no one had heard from her. She insisted [...]
Marina Abramovic, an artist, took on a live art performance that was unlike any other I’ve ever seen. It entailed spending one minute in complete silence with a stranger, one after another. Many different people from all walks of life showed up, but one in particular was so incredible. You’ll see why.
At the minute and a half mark, her former lover, Ulay, from many years before, sits across from her. They broke up more than 30 years ago and this is the first time they’ve seen e [...]
(NaturalNews) Lose weight with exercise. Yes, it works, that is for most people who do not have a metabolic disorder. Sharon Smith lost over 100 pounds, going from a 280 pounds to around 126 pounds by changing her lifestyle. She began by watching her diet, and then added exercise... [...]
(NaturalNews) Ever since a woman from Washington state sadly passed away last week from what was reported as "measles," the vaccine zealots have been in a frenzy, declaring that everyone needs to be vaccinated against the measles or more people might die.But now the Daily Mail... [...]
(NaturalNews) In a time of reality shows and endless attempts to out-outrage people, now we have a new twist and, a new low: abortion extortion.According to a report by Headline News, a 26-year-old woman who says she is seven weeks pregnant is threatening to abort her unborn child... [...]
The Confederate flag in front of the South Carolina Statehouse was removed by an African-American woman on Saturday. [...]
To deny that medical marijuana heals people and saves lives is to deny widely agreed upon facts, and yet states like Kansas still prohibit medical marijuana. Shona Banda, a Kansas mother, is now facing some harsh consequences for using medical marijuana.
Earlier this month, Banda was charged with “five felony counts of possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, manufacturing Tetrahydrocannabinol, an oil extracted from marijuana, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia an [...]
Here’s a disturbing reality: the average woman in America now weighs as much as the average American male weighed in 1960. What’s more, the average weight of a male is ballooning as well. But don’t worry, mega food corporations like Monsanto and soda lobbying groups say we’re doing just fine.
There’s no way there could be a connection between the degradation of the food supply and America’s massive increase in obesity rates, right?
Here’s the latest stat [...]
(NaturalNews) This article is not satire. It offers a series of philosophical discussion points that I'm sure many people share these days, and it's all spurred by the case of Rachel Dolezal, head of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP. Dolezal says she is black and identifies herself... [...]
(NaturalNews) While newer, "third generation" types of the Pill are said to come without the frustrations of weight gain and headaches that typically come with taking older types of oral contraceptives, it has an extremely serious drawback: the potential to cause clots and lead to... [...]
(NaturalNews) After 36 year-old Hanan Mahmoud Abdul Karim gave birth to a 10.5-pound boy by cesarean section in April, she began experiencing stomach pains. However, the pain had nothing to do with the usual ones associated with childbirth; in this case, the Jordanian woman's stomach... [...]
Michelle Poler is an art director living in New York. She has lots of fears, so her “100 Days Without Fear” challenge is a big one. She’s setting out to conquer all of her fears and is documenting it in these short videos.
“That moment when you realize you want to live life to the fullest. The second you understand that the only thing between you and your dreams is fear. The instant where you decide to break free from a limited lifestyle and start having real experiences that [...]
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by Margo Gray
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A woman accused of faking her credentials to counsel children in custody cases with the Department of Human Resources has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of deceiving the public.
We first told you about Angel Gieske in February, after a mother contacted us when she lost custody of her children under Gieske’s recommendation.
“Almost all my rights have been removed. I see my children every other Sunday for thre [...]
(NaturalNews) The Police State of America grew in size again recently after a New York woman was essentially assaulted by Border Patrol agents.Ogdensburg native and student of criminal justice at SUNY Canton, Jess Cooke, has distributed a video of herself being tackled and then... [...]
Leigh Erceg was left a changed woman after surviving terrible injuries sustained in a fall down a ravine. Before the accident Erceg had lived a relati... [...]
(NaturalNews) In the 23 years since she was diagnosed with HIV, 61-year-old Loreen Willenberg of Sacramento, Calif., has never taken any drugs to restrain the virus. She has never shown symptoms or become ill from HIV or AIDS. She has experienced no drop in her CD4 T-cells, the immune... [...]
Sudama Devi has maintained her peculiar diet for over eight decades yet remains in perfect health. The mother-of-four first sampled the unusual delica... [...]
Jennifer Bush, now 27, and her mom, Kathy Bush, photographed together in 2015. They have been reunited for years and Jennifer says she does not believe her mother abused her. (Sun Sentinel/Family photo provided by Jennifer Bush)
By Paula McMahon
It was a heartbreaking case that ripped a 9-year-old girl from her South Florida family and sent her mother to prison for years.
Exactly 19 years ago… Jennifer Bush was placed in state care amid allegations that her mother, [...]
Deanna Robinson-Katsuki with son. Source: That Happened Facebook Page.
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Deanna Robinson-Katsuki is a decorated Air Force Veteran, who once received the Airman’s Medal for helping drag soldiers from a burning plane in Iraq. Yet Deanna recently came under an investigation by Texas Child Protection Services, who arrived at Deanna’s parents’ home with Sheriff deputies from Hunt County. Deanna is also 9 months pregnant.
What followed was partially reco [...]
A woman who hit her head while on holiday found that she had developed extraordinary mental capabilities. The woman, who has chosen to remain anonymou... [...]
A teacher from Berlin has become the oldest woman in history to become pregnant with four babies. Anngret Raunigk, who already has 13 children by 5 di... [...]
(NaturalNews) A show called "Extreme Breastfeeding" is airing on TLC soon, and as part of the show promotions, the network has released pictures of women who breastfeed living beings other than their children.A woman from Buenos Aires saved a Rottweiler puppy by breastfeeding... [...]
Lorraine Cobourn developed the curious phobia after being hit by a yellow taxi and breaking her hip. It is not uncommon for someone to be scared of th... [...]
(NaturalNews) When Dr. Ruby Lathon, an engineering professional, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer, she dreaded the thought of undergoing surgery and taking medications. While such treatments are typically the go-to solution in situations like hers, such drastic measures were something... [...]