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Diet & Nutrition

4 Vegetables You Can Plant Now For A Fall Harvest

The cooler weather and shorter days of fall don't have to mean the end of the harvest from your garden. If you plant some of these classic root crops now, you can still enjoy fresh homegrown produce w…

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The Weirdest Foods You Can Grow in Your Garden (Infographic)

Your garden just got a little bit stranger. Forget about cherry tomatoes and peppers. These foods are vibrant, unique and totally plantable in your backyard. Pretty soon, you could be eating foods you…

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What’s Driving America’s Obesity Problem?

Currently, nearly two-thirds of Americans are overweight. By 2030 it is estimated more than half our population may be clinically obese. Childhood obesity has tripled, and most children will grow up t…

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10 Easy Anti-Aging Tips

From wrinkle creams to cosmetic surgeries, diet pills to hair dye, Americans' penchant for products that mask the effects of getting old is downright voracious. The effectiveness of these products var…

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Is Your Favorite TV Show Making You Fat?

Is what you watch on TV making you fat? A qualified yes, according to a new Cornell University study that shows some TV shows lead people to eat twice as much as other programs. "We find that if…

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How to Cope When Your Child Goes Vegan

The announcement that your teen (or tween) is going vegan can come as a bombshell. You may worry that a vegan lifestyle will lead to poor nutrition, skyrocketing grocery bills, the end of cozy family …

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Is Too Much Tea Bad For Your Health?

A recent U.K. study looked at tea and health, and the results might surprise you. Fluoride is a controversial compound. Here in the U.S., many municipalities add it to the water supply in the name …

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Love Bars

You'll find out why these are called "love bars" when you try them. Super moist and delicious, they are easy to make and yummy! The granola and walnuts give them an added satisfying crunch. Bring them…

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20 Foods that Aggravate Big Toe Pain (Gout)

Gout is a painful form of arthritis that is usually linked to pain in the big toe. It occurs when uric acid in the blood causes crystals to form and accumulate around joints, particularly in the big t…

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20 Snacks Under 200 Calories

When that afternoon snack attack strikes, it’s tempting to reach for whatever is in your path—that bar of chocolate in your desk drawer, the leftover donuts from your morning meeting, a bag of chips f…

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