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Improve Your Life With … Green Smoothies?

There are many so-called "superfoods" out there that boast miraculous claims that often can't hold any water. But, the ubiquitous green smoothie? Sure, it has fruits and veggies galore, but can it rea…

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Vegan Strongman Sets New World Record

Patrik Baboumian, a 34-year-old German strongman, recently lifted 550 kg (approximately 1,212 pounds!) at Torontoís Vegetarian Food Festival, and carried it 10 meters, potentially breaking the world…

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The Good Losers

I donít know why there is so much shame about losers in our culture. We are trained to want to win from the earliest age and all the thousands of hours of sports coverage that we watch throughout ou…

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8 Eco-Friendly U.S. Olympians

Above: Gwen Jorgensen, U.S. Triathlon Runner By Bonnie Alter, TreeHugger It's the Olympics: people you have never heard of in your life suddenly become everyday names. Several of the young Americ…

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Treating Pain and Inflammation with Enzymes

Dozens of studies show that a special type of protein called enzymes, which are only found in raw foods or supplements, can be beneficial to alleviate pain and inflammation. Here are some of my…

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