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BPA-Free Plastic Is Toxic, Too. Here are Some Good Alternatives

I've been waiting for the other shoe to drop ever since I first learned about the dangers of BPA (bisphenol-A) a few years back. So when I saw this eye-opening Mother Jones article, The Scary New Evid…

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The Best Way to Maintain a Wooden Cutting Board

Wooden cutting boards are nothing short of kitchen workhorses. But they're also germ, and unpleasant odor, hotspots. Should you just give up on fussy wood and switch over to plastic? Hardly! As long a…

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5 Foods to Stop Eating If You Care About the Environment

The Sierra Club has put together a list of “The 5 Worst Foods for Environmentalists to Eat.” For many of you TreeHugger readers, this list probably doesn’t hold many surprises, but it is still an impo…

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6 Mood-Boosting Foods

  Can you eat your way to a better mood? More and more scientific research is saying so. Maintaining a healthy and balanced diet is important for your general health, so why should it be any d…

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Stuffed Acorn Squash (Recipe)

Though the recipe calls for white rice, brown rice, barley or quinoa would work nicely too. Stuffed Acorn Squash. Ingredients: 2 1-Pound Acorn Squash, halved crosswise, seeded, and bottoms t…

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What Exactly are ‘Agent Orange’ GMOs?

Last week, news broke that the USDA is recommending the approval of new, herbicide-resistant, genetically engineered corn and soybeans, sometimes referred to as "Agent Orange" GMOs. Here's what you n…

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5 Soy-Free Milk Alternatives

A whopping 91 percent of the soy grown here in the U.S. is genetically modified, and the easiest way to ensure that a soy product isn't GM is to stick with organic. USDA certified organic foods, by de…

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5 Vegan Myths, Debunked.

There are a lot of vegan myths out there, and this infographic debunks four of the most common myths about veganism. I've thrown in one bonus myth for good measure. In the infographic below from Et…

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24 Ways to Enjoy Mushrooms

  Mushroom lovers of the world rejoice! We've rounded up 24 tasty -- and versatile -- ways to prepare these tasty treats. Have a favorite mushroom recipe of your own? Tell us about it in the c…

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3 Ways to Discard Used Cooking Oil

You probably know that cooking oil doesn't belong in the drain. Even the little amounts of oil that ends up in the sink after washing an oily dish can lead to problems. Eventually, built-up oil can cl…

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The more organic the food, the less highly processed, the better. Avoiding pesticides and factory fa…

I never eat crap, I only eat healthy vegan food :)

Interesting, will try to avoid in the future

It happens whether you are any skin color, if you are the wrong religion, wrong social status, not e…

thanks....some days I think just having sex would be magical.....