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Millennials are taking over the mortuary business

What’s one industry millennials aren’t killing? Death. Young morticians are infiltrating funeral parlors, bringing fresh energy, perspective and technology to the world of embalming and bereavement. “I have an old soul,” Lauren J. Bowser, a 32-year-old funeral director in Piscataway, NJ, tells The Post. As a licensed mortuary practitioner, she works with both the living… Read More »

Teens taking drastic measures to stay thin

Australian teenagers as young as 14 are taking extreme measures including vomiting or taking laxatives to control their weight. A new government study found while a very small minority of mid-adolescents met the criteria for anorexia or bulimia, significant numbers had taken action to try and control their weight. The Growing Up In Australia Longitudinal… Read More »