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Have you ever gone shopping hungry and come out of the supermarket and spent far more than you thought you had planned to spend? Or found yourself staring at items in your home, thinking, why on earth was that purchased? If so, then you have succumbed to supermarket psychology, the marketing tactics that are employed by stores to get people to buy more products than you really need or want.

The Ohio State University Extension offers these tips to avoid the pitfalls of supermarket psychology.
• Eat before you go shopping.

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Show the men in your life - your husband, father, son and friend - how much you care. Encourage them to go to the doctor and get early diagnosis and treatment for diseases and injuries. You may not want to nag him. He may not thank you, at first, but the life you save may be his.

On average, men are less healthy and have a shorter life expectancy than women, and that disparity is growing. In 1920, women outlived men by an average of one year. Today, even with advances in medical research and technologies, that difference is more than five years.

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Plane Fun 2009 flies into Metcalf Field June 20-21
It promises to be good Plane Fun June 20 and 21 at Toledo Metcalf Airport, located at 28329 Lemoyne Rd in Lake Township.

The event will feature aircraft displays, rides, kids’ activities and more.

Highlights include:
• Yankee Air Museum’s B-17G Flying Fortress Yankee Lady bomber on display. EAA Chapter 582 is offering historic flight experiences in the beautifully restored plane.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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