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Colitis, Crohn's & IBS

Cayenne Pepper for IBS & Chronic Indigestion

Nearly 50 million Americans come down with food poisoning every year. Over a hundred thousand are hospitalized and thousands die every year just because of something they ate. If they had ordered some…

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6 Surprising Sources of Probiotics (Slideshow)

  These days, it seems that everyone is clamoring to get more probiotics in their diet. And there's a good reason for that -- from a healthier digestive track to a stronger immune system, the …

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7 Food Cravings Explained (Slideshow)

  Food cravings: we all get them. But what do they mean? If you're craving a particular type of food, is your body trying to tell you something? Is there something missing from your diet, or i…

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The Shocking Truth About Protein Bars, Shakes & ‘Enhanced’ Foods

"Protein-enhanced" is the new catch-all phrase by food and beverage manufacturers. Everywhere I turn I see another product boasting that it contains protein. But is this growing trend actually benefic…

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6 Myths about Gluten-Free Diets (Slideshow)

  For decades, people with Celiac disease and other sensitivities to gluten have struggled to educate their friends and family about their condition, and even find the foods they need to eat a…

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4 Natural Ways to Relieve Indigestion

The term indigestion is often used to describe heartburn and/or upper abdominal pain as well as a feeling of gaseousness, difficulty swallowing, feelings of pressure or heaviness after eating, sensati…

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8 Foods That Surprisingly Impact Sleep

  We all know that drinking coffee before bed will make it hard to fall asleep, and that drinking warm milk will help us fall asleep faster --  at least according to our mothers. But did you k…

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Study Links Roundup to Obesity, Cancer, and More

A new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Entropy indicates that glyphosate—the main ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer—may be linked to gastrointestinal disorders, obesity, diabete…

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What Are Heritage Grains — And How Can They Help Us?

  Despite what the shelves in most American supermarkets will tell you, there are thousands of varieties of the unprocessed foods we eat. There are dozens of types of bananas, not just one. Th…

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Sea Buckthorn: Ancient Healer and Modern Superfood

An ancient Tibetan healing secret is finally being discovered in the West.  For thousands of years Tibetans used a fruit that grows wild in the Himalayan Mountains as food and medicine to treat many s…

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Cute but just a little bizarre.

All porcupines are equally adorable just as every pumkin tastes the same.

that was interesting article. I would have never thought of those uses for vodka

Well, that's a first! :)