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Sugar Alcohols: Sugar That’s Good For Your Teeth?

For many decades, sugar alcohols have been popular alternatives to sugar. They look and taste like sugar, but have fewer calories and fewer negative health effects. In fact, many studies show that sug…

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Could Drinking Coffee Save Your Life?

What factors do you think of when you consider things that could save your life? Do you think of a healthy diet, exercise, fresh air, or maybe loving relationships or friendships? While all of these t…

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Switchel: The Sports Drink You’ve Never Heard of

If you’ve ever searched for a healthier, natural version of your favorite sports drink, you’re in luck. No, not coconut water — switchel. Switchel is the healthy, tasty, power-boosting beverage you’ve…

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How Iced Tea Can Lead to Kidney Failure

Although the health benefits of tea are roundly lauded, an Arkansas man recently found out that too much can be devastating. Few things seem as salubrious as tea. And in fact, many use it as a natura…

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10 Cooling Drinks for Springtime Sipping

Spring has (mostly) sprung, and with it, the possibility of beautiful, cooling drinks. After the pumpkin-spice everything, warm soy lattes and dark tea of the cooler months, I relish the switch to col…

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7 Scientifically Proven Ways to Eat Mindfully

The transition into healthier eating can seem difficult -- even impossible -- but there are plenty of small changes to make it more feasible. Just like Bill Murray in “What About Bob," do it in little…

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How Some Breweries Are Turning Rain Into Sustainable Beer

Blue skies and a chance of beer rain? An emerging trend in the beer world is using harvested water to create rainwater beer. A few handfuls of craft breweries in Portland, Oregon are going to be ha…

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8 Things You Didn’t Know About Decaf Coffee

Whether you switch to decaf in the afternoon or opt for it all the time, you may be surprised to learn these things about decaf coffee: Decaf doesn’t mean caffeine-free.  According to FDA regulation…

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How to Drink Wine Like a Sommelier

When embarking on the exciting journey of exploring the pleasures of fine wine, it doesn't take long before you encounter the standard tasting order in which wine is “supposed” to be drunk: look, swir…

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8 Scary Ways Alcohol Affects Your Health

There's no question that alcohol has an impact on your health. In some ways, alcohol good: wine, for instance, has been proven time and again to help your heart. In the other extreme, though, alcohol …

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I tend to pop some while watching TV...

My cat Turbo (died at 14 a few years ago now) hated my (now) husband till the day he died. He did n…

Your are just so cute Poki, many happy days ahead.

Thanks for sharing. I like Keifer better than yogurt though but same tips apply.