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3 Tips for a Stress-Free BBQ With Your Dog

One of the best things about summer is getting to bring everyone together for a fun barbecue. Unsurprisingly, our pets love to be a part of this too. If you're hosting a BBQ at your home and plan to h…

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10 Ways to Cancer-Proof Your Barbecue

Summer is here. With it come vacations, lush gardens, and barbecues with friends and family. Unfortunately, barbecued food has been linked to an increased risk of cancer.  But you can have your barbec…

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5 Tips for Greener Grilling

Before you fire up your grill for an end-of-summer Labor Day cookout, check out these simple ways to lessen your environmental impact and grill healthier. Learn why a gas grill beats charcoal every ti…

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4 Barbecue Safety Tips from the USDA

  Independence Day is just around the corner. And, if you're like millions of Americans, you'll spend your day grilling up some tasty foods with friends and family. It's certainly a fun time, …

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9 Ways to Cancer-Proof Your Next Barbecue

There is a link between barbecued foods and an increased risk of cancer. Basically, when foods like meat or oils are heated over high temperatures or come in contact with flames, certain compounds can…

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Vegetarian Grill Recipes for Labor Day

With Labor Day less than two weeks away, you’re probably planning a picnic or cookout. If you're a vegetarian, or planning to host a few vegetarians, it can be challenging when the traditional grill f…

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Outside: Portable Grills

Grilling is one of many quintessential summer experiences, but not all of us have the space necessary for a large charcoal setup. That's why we love these easy portable grills, perfect for city barbec…

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14 Tips for an Elderly-Friendly Fourth of July

By June Fletcher, AgingCare.com editor-in-chief Almost everyone looks forward to gathering with family and friends for a backyard barbecue. But if you've been dreading going to one because of your …

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Have a Great Vegan Barbecue (video)

This video takes to the vegan San Francisco home of Colleen Patrick-Goudreau, author The Vegan Table and The Joy of Vegan Baking. Colleen is planning a backyard barbecue for 15 guests, not all of who …

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Have a Green 4th of July (video)

Here are a some simple suggestions to green your 4th of July picnic or barbecue. How to Celebrate The 4Th of July In Greener Ways Related: 5 Marinades for Grilled Vegetables 9 Tips for a Healthy…

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