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    The results are in! Reader’s Digest’s 2010 survey about the people we trust shows enduring confidence in key public figures—and holds a few surprises. Which professions do we trust the most? What role do friends play in our lives? How is trust—a shared social value—maintained? One thing is clear: For Canadians, trust is earned. In the midst of financial and social woes, can our most precious commodity be renewed?>>

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    As the Reader’s Digest global poll shows, people around the world are struggling with their weight. But that’s not to say that obesity is our collective destiny. In fact, just about every culture has some custom that can keep people lean, and these folkways can form the basis for a potent international weight-loss plan.>>