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Gwyneth Paltrow Claims Inserting Jade Egg Into Your Vagina is an ‘Ancient Chinese Practice’

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Just when you thought things couldn’t get any weirder, Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow has apparently launched two products on her lifestyle website Goop that can help women “increase their sexual energy” by inserting items inside their vagina.

The items, a Rose Quartz Egg ($55) and Jade Egg ($66), can apparently help women balance their hormones, regulate their menstrual cycles, prevent uterine prolapse, and increase bladder control, according to a lawsuit that Goop had to settle last September, according to USA Today.

Seoul Now Provides Free Sanitary Products to Women to Tackle ‘Period Poverty’

To tackle the problem that officials called “period poverty,” the Seoul Metropolitan Government recently launched a program that will give out free sanitary products to women around South Korea’s capital city.

The program, which is part of the city’s newly revised Gender Equality Basic Ordinance, was launched on October 8, Monday, according to its official press release.

Asians Eat Less Fast Food Than the Rest of America, Study Finds

Asian Americans, known to have genes that make them crave unhealthy food, consume fast food the least among all ethnic groups in the United States on any given day, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Only 30.6% of Asian American adults consumed fast food between 2013 and 2016 on a single day, behind African Americans (42.4%), Caucasians (37.6%) and Hispanics (35.5%).

Pakistani Model Reportedly Ta‌kes O‌w‌n L‌i‌fe Days After Taking a Stand Against Bullying in Viral Video

A model/fashion designer from Pakistan was found d‌‌e‌‌a‌‌d at her home earlier this month, just days after taking to social media to speak out against cyberbullying.

Anam Tanoli’s body was discovered hanging from the ceiling fan of a room at her residence in Lahore’s Defence-B area on September 1. Her bo‌d‌y was later moved to a local h‌ospi‌t‌al.

Man Donates 67% of Liver to Former Teacher He Used to ‘Hate’ For Hitting Him

A 25-year-old soon-to-be doctor saved his former primary school teacher’s life by donating 67% of his liver in what can be considered a very heroic act.

Jerome Chin bravely volunteered to give part of his liver to his former teacher, Leong Fong Peng, who used to discipline him when he was still studying as a child at Kong Min primary school in Kuantan, Malaysia in 2003, according to The Star.