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In this country, we can't just like a certain food - or hear it may have health benefits for morbidly obese lab mice - without going to extremes.
Hoping to save lives and spare further devastation, scientists are going to extremes to fight the powerful storms.
You need to avoid going to extremes that desensitise you to each other and make you lose sight of all the good and exciting aspects of your relationship.