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Too Much Candy Corn Harms Your Brain

Disturbing news if you've been gobbling down candy corn like there's no tomorrow: high consumption of sugar, namely high fructose corn syrup (HFCS), has been associated with memory disfunction and bra…

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The Weirdest Foods You Can Grow in Your Garden (Infographic)

Your garden just got a little bit stranger. Forget about cherry tomatoes and peppers. These foods are vibrant, unique and totally plantable in your backyard. Pretty soon, you could be eating foods you…

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Monsanto is Messing With Animals’ Sperm

Animals exposed to the commonly-used pesticide Roundup are more likely to have an impaired sperm structure, suggests†new research from the University of Caen, France. The scientists investigated th…

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5 Most Addictive & Unhealthy Foods

We all eat unhealthy foods... sometimes. But to be addicted is another story. Some foods are a losing battle, as their chemical composition urges you to eat and crave more and more, loading on the …

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Southwestern Quinoa Salad

Full of vibrant colors and flavors, this healthy dish is hearty enough to serve as a vegetarian entree. Prepare this salad ahead of time and serve chilled or room temperature. YIELD 8 servings I…

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Amazing & Flavorful Grilled Corn Recipes from Around the World (Infographic)

Corn is one of the most widely produced crops in the United States, but this staple crop has some international pizazz, too. Corn is enjoyed with unique flavors from all around the world. Many people …

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Kickin’ Millet Casserole, Gluten-Free

Created 30 years ago, this recipe continues to be a favorite at the HeartMath Kitchen. This vegetarian gluten-free casserole is moist and flavorful, plus a great way to incorporate millet into your di…

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Crockpot Four Bean Chili

Recipe: Chili From: Toni Okamoto at†Plant Based on a Budget Follow us on†Facebook and†Twitter! This is the easiest, laziest and cheapest recipe of all time, not to mention itís the perfect comfo…

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6 Tips to Get the Most Nutrition Out of Your Produce

OK, so I posted on Eating on the Wild Side by Jo Robinson a few months back, but as I continue to read this well-researched and exceptionally insightful book I am struck by the wealth of tips and tech…

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Is Our Produce Lacking the Nutrition We Thought It Had?

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of accompanying an expert forager, along with a small group of people, out on an expedition into the woods. While the findings of the day were fairly meager, due to …

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