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5 Surprising Health Benefits of Hemp

Hemp has always had trouble stepping out of the shadow of its dirty cousin marijuana. While it is closely related to whacky tobaccy, hemp has microscopic amounts of THC — the chemical in marijuana tha…

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Twitches, Cramps, Fatigue? You May Need More of this Mineral

Magnesium deficiency isn’t often talked about as a leading cause of health problems. But this "invisible deficiency" deserves your attention if you have been suffering from exhaustion, lack of appetit…

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What Does Your Twitter Account Say About Your Health?

Your tweets might just be a better predictor of your heart health than most traditional indicators, according to a new study. Related: Do you need fish oil for a healthy heart? The University of Pen…

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You CAN Kick The Cheese Habit. Here’s How.

“Cheese consumption in the U.S. rose from 15 pounds per person per year in 1975 to more than 30 pounds in 1999. And you can thank the federal government. The USDA Report to Congress on the Dairy Promo…

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5 Things No One Tells You About Life After 50

It's true. Our society values youth more than age. By the time you hit your mid-30s, the anti-aging marketers are hot on your trail, playing on your fears of growing older. Not that there's anything w…

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5 Reasons to Drink Hot Tea Today

As an avid tea drinker, I am ashamed to say that I almost missed National Hot Tea Month. Fortunately, I did not and found out just in time to write something about it here. Most Americans who enjoy…

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Are You a Workaholic or a High Achiever? 3 Ways to Tell

In our society we value high achievers, people who get a lot done and go far. Unfortunately, much of society ends up falling into the trap of workaholism because they think it’s the same thing. Accor…

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5 Ways Your Diet Affects Your Mood

While your mood sometimes dictates what foods you eat -- hello ice cream -- what you choose to eat can conversely affect your moods. While it may seem harmless enough, what you choose to eat for lunch…

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9 Vegan Egg Replacements For Baking

There are many reasons we might want to avoid eggs in our diet. It could be due to allergies, other health issues, religious reasons, animal rights or we may simply not like the taste. For me, ther…

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6 Tips to Get You Motivated to Exercise

Let's admit it: Fitness can be hard. Whether you're working on a New Year's resolution or have been living a fit lifestyle for some time, there are just some days where you just don't. want. to. do. i…

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