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3 Indian Food Habits That Are Good For Health

Let me begin by clarifying that there is no such thing as a "typical Indian way" when it comes to cooking and eating. This nation is simply too vast and varied for that. However, certain healthy tradi…

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16 Home Remedies for Cold Sores

About 90 percent of adults worldwide test positive for the herpes simplex virus (HSV), which causes cold sores. The virus remains dormant for some, whereas about 40 percent of American adults have rec…

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3D-Printed Drugs to Revolutionize Prescription Medicine

You knew it had to happen sooner or later. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved the use of a 3D-printed pill. The drug—known as Sprita—is designed to treat specific seizures i…

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5 Surprising Benefits of Music

Whether you're listening to your favorite pop playlist at the gym or lip-syncing during your commute, you may be surprised to learn that music can have some pretty amazing health perks. So put on your…

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3 Uses For Herbs That Don’t Involve Cooking

When most people think of herbs like basil and rosemary, they usually think of using them to cook. While herbs are great in the kitchen, there’s actually a whole lot more you can do with them besid…

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5 Ways to Teach Kids How to Meditate

Children are not immune to problems we often associate with adulthood. Meditation is recognized as a good way for adults to reduce stress, improve focus and many other benefits, but this is also becom…

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Will Your Next Pain Pill Come in Musical Form?

As a concert pianist, I'm always fascinated hearing all the ways music is used as a powerful medium. We all know that music stirs us emotionally, connects cultures and works cross-species. Recent rese…

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Try this Double Whammy for Beating Low Back Pain

Hundreds of millions of people worldwide suffer from low back pain. Most folks turn to medications and/or surgery to help deal with the pain. Some are seeking out alternative therapies and getting mix…

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4 Home Remedies For Restless Legs

When I was pregnant with my first child I had my first bout of restless legs. I felt like a marionette puppet whose strings were being pulled and had no choice but to move. This condition was de…

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10 Probiotic-Rich Foods to Supercharge Your Diet

Most people know that yogurt (at least the unsweetened kind with live cultures) is a healthy option, but few people consider the many other foods rich in beneficial bacteria or yeasts that help boost …

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Cats and dogs must eat meat to be nourished, and for a happy, stable mood. Thank you.

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