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14 Reasons to Ditch Diet Soda

Before you take another sip of that aspartame-laden diet soda, here are 14 reasons to rethink that drink: 1.  Only one year after aspartame was approved by the FDA, its own task force learned that …

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5 Top Foods To Eliminate From Your Diet In 2014

There are thousands of healthy foods on this planet AND there are also thousands of unhealthy choices. You can't eliminate every bad food at once so I've list the top ones to beware of! 1. Oreo …

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Here’s the Way Diet Soda Can be Just as Bad For You as Crack

  Diet soda is supposed to be the healthy alternative to calorie heavy regular sodas. But, as scientists are discovering over and over again, what diet soda lacks in empty calories it makes up…

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Penguin ‘Highway’ (Amazing Video!)

  Wow -- imagine how much more efficient our morning commute would be if we took a cue from these Penguins?! Watch as these birds navigate the "roads" of Antarctica. …

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Diet Soda May Trick You Into Feeling Less Drunk Than You Are

If you think ordering a rum and Coke with Diet Coke rather than regular saves calories, new findings may change your mind. A Northern Kentucky University researchers discovered that mixers such as di…

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Is Drinking Soda Worse Than Smoking?

Photo Courtesy Of: Comstock/Thinkstock Soda, which is loaded with sugar primarily in the form of high fructose corn syrup, is a leading contributor to the rising rates of obesity, diabetes, heart di…

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Can Soda Cause Cancer?

With the July 4th holiday just behind us and soda a constant part of the menu (Americans consumed 9.4 billion cases of soft drinks in 2009), and Mayor Bloomberg pushing hard to limit the largest size …

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3 Foods That Can Trigger a Stroke

Photo Courtesy Of:  iStockphoto/Thinkstock According to the National Stroke Association, stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States, and is a rapidly growing health threat for …

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7 Foods That Keep Us Fat

By Sara Novak, Planet Green A study published in The New England Journal of Medicine found that the quality of the foods that you eat has more to do with weight than the quantity of food. I've pul…

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Popular Drink Increases Stroke Risk

In a study of 2564 people of varying ethnic backgrounds, researchers at Columbia University in New York and the Miller School of Medicine in Miami found a significant correlation between diet soda con…

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