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CVS Insurance Drops Viagra

CNBC has confirmed that CVS/Caremark insurance is removing Viagra, along with a host of other name-brand drugs, from its roster of coverage. CVS stores will continue to stock the drug, but those under…

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This May Cause More Obesity Than Sugar

Think all unsaturated fatty acids are healthy? Think again. A recent study has shed new light on how the body reacts to soybean oil, and it isn’t pretty. In this study conducted by scientists of th…

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How Vegans Should Be Responding to Cecil the Lion

The death of revered Cecil the Lion, at the hands of American trophy hunter Walter James Palmer, has captured the attention of the world. And the world has responded with resounding anger and sadness.…

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What President Obama’s Clean Power Plan Actually Means

President Obama's Clean Power Plan has one goal: to cut the carbon pollution that is driving climate change. To do so, the Plan specifically targets power plants that burn coal. Burning coal releas…

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Watch Elizabeth Warren Slam GOP Planned Parenthood Attack

"Do you have any idea what year it is? Did you fall down, hit your head and think you woke up in the 1950s or the 1890s? Should we call for a doctor?" - Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D -MA) speaking to Repub…

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Broccoli for Sun Protection?

Yes, it is well-known that broccoli, especially broccoli sprouts, have compounds that are highly effective in fighting certain cancers and inflammation. However, did you ever wonder if broccoli would …

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Study Links Ethnicity to Prostate Cancer Risk

No man wants to hear the diagnosis of prostate cancer, no matter his ethnic background. But, according to new research published in the Annals of Surgical Innovation and Research, some men are at a si…

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How Often Should You Have Sex?

Perhaps among the most common questions asked about sex is how often we should be having it. The answer is also among the least understood, with urban myths and abstract statistics causing people to s…

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There Are Barely Any Almonds in Your Almond Milk

Almond milk is hugely popular among lovers of non-dairy milks. It is slightly sweet, slightly nutty, a little creamy, yet very light and refreshing. But, is what you’re buying really ‘almond’ milk, or…

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Poor Diet Lowers Intelligence in Kids

What your kid eats has a direct impact on their brain development—that's a no-brainer. But, have you ever actually wondered how the modern, highly-processed diet is affecting our kids? That’s right…

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Thanks. I'm a loner, it's part of my character and I prefer it that way...but there are times when o…

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Some vegan sources of selenium are Brazil nuts, mushrooms, lentils, brown rice, wheat germ and molas…

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