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Healthy & Delicious Vegetable Lasagna

Lasagna is rarely seen as healthy, but this wonderful dish fits the bill since it's chock full of vegetables. As a lighter version, it has only one layer of noodles, so it is not too “bready.” We use …

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Altruism: A Remedy for Stress

Will acts of kindness and generosity enhance our health, increase our longevity and make us happier? I think so. Do you? Could heart-directed altruism be such a remedy? When we act on behalf of oth…

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The 8 Healthiest Fats You Can Eat

Fat has a bad reputation, but lately the health world is learning to love fatty foods in moderation. The fact is, fat isn't a bad thing. Not even close! You need the stuff to survive and maintain a he…

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The Amazing Health Benefits of the Pomegranate

Pomegranates are among the healthiest fruits on earth. They contain a range of beneficial plant compounds, unrivaled by other foods. Many studies have shown that they have incredible benefits for your…

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How Much Salt is in Your McDonald’s Meal?

Exactly how much sodium is in your favorite McDonald’s guilty pleasure? I’ve compiled a list of some common foods to give you a sense. Keep in mind that most experts recommend getting less than 2300 m…

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Mistakes to Avoid When Reading Health Advice

Unless you’ve been living under a rock then you've probably heard about the phenomenon that is Food Babe. With over 3 million views per month, her blog has become a go-to destination for finding out w…

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The Guilty-Pleasure Food That’s Good For You

It's not hard to find reasons to love chocolate--and maybe that's why most people consider it a guilty pleasure. But that perception is changing as research continues to demonstrate chocolate's impres…

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Prevent Cancer From Going on TOR

Over the last decade, more than 5,000 papers have been published about TOR, an enzyme inhibited by the drug rapamycin. Rapamycin has been used experimentally to extend lifespan, but is already in use …

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Unexpected Source of Sodium Increases Heart Attack Risk

It may surprise you to learn that many prescription and over-the-counter medications contain hidden sodium, especially the drugs that dissolve in your mouth or are added to water. Because sodium-conta…

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Yoga or a Walk: Which is Better for Your Heart?

An hour of yoga or a brisk walk: which is better for your heart? The answer may seem obvious, but a new scientific review reveals that each option is equally beneficial when it comes to keeping you…

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Mmmm, interesting,thank you.

Isn't nature amazing!!

Very interesting . Thank you for sharing.

Really interesting, thank you.