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14 Amazing Reasons to Love (and Eat) Grapefruit

Grapefruit is rarely mentioned as a superfood extraordinaire.  Nutrition authors rarely give it a place on their top foods lists.  Few people even consider grapefruit for its health-promoting properti…

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Who Needs Tissues? How to Sew a Handkerchief

Cold and flu season is certainly here, isn't it? There are some nasty icks going around right now, and all of those stuffy noses mean lots of boxes of tissues, right? The trouble with tissues is that …

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Feed A Cold But Starve A Fever: Health Myth?

According to some folks, you ought to feed a cold and starve a fever. Before you starve yourself or stuff your belly with food, find out if this adage has any truth to it!…

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Does Milk Cause Phlegm?

Colds aren't fun, and neither are sinus infections. Could a grilled cheese sandwich make your stuffed nose even more clogged? Hmm... watch this to learn the answer.…

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Herbal Bath Soothing Cold Remedy

Like several of my friends, I'm just recovering from a nasty cold brought on, I think, by the stress of adjusting to the falling temperature. I was eager to try this great formula--and the good news i…

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