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We Were Fooled Into Thinking Carrots Improve Vision

Eating lots of carrots will improve your vision, right? Not exactly, the American Chemical Society explains in a new video. Bottom line: Carrots can contribute in a general way to overall eye health, …

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7 Brilliant Uses for Leftover Produce Scraps

It's always such a shame to make a big veggie stir fry or smoothie, only to end up tossing a pound of nutritious skins and ends into the trash. Luckily, many of these "trash cuts," especially citrus, …

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4 Myths About Sunglasses

By now, it's probably been drilled into your head that you always, always need to wear sunscreen when you're spending time outdoors. But your skin isn't the only thing that needs protecting from the g…

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5 Ways to Keep Your Eyes Healthy

Wow! Every 13 minutes someone shows up in the hospital with a sports-related eye injury; more than 800,000 eye injuries happen in the workplace each year; 60 percent of adults have never had an eye ex…

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6 Surprising Facts About Your Eyes

Believe it or not, eyes are some of the most complex organs in the human body. How much do you know about your eyes? Read on for some fascinating facts about your peepers.   1. Your Eyes Sa…

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4 Eye Health Signs You Should Watch Out For

Eyes are the window to the soul, no doubt. But equally, they also give you a peek into your inner health. Check for the following clues, and you could glean vital information about your body: Red e…

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The Horrible Halloween Accessory that Can Make You Blind

Nothing tops off a Halloween costume quite like a pair of glowing eyes, cat eyes, or devil eyes, but if you're not careful, you could end starring in your own personal horror story. Hollywood and Broa…

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The Missing Link in Preventing Disease: Eating the Rainbow

Most people know that we need adequate amounts of oxygen, water, vitamins, minerals, amino acids, fatty acids and good carbs for great health. What they donít realize is that a group of micronutrients…

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Does Reading In Dim Light Ruin Your Eyesight?

Parents around the world have been bandying this adage about for ages, but is it true? Watch this video to find out!…

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Focus on Baby’s Sight

A newborn's eyes don't move together until about 3 months, and the true color of their eyes will come out at around 6 months. Blood vessels in the eyes may have burst while the baby was being born but…

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...and again it´s the dose that decides if it´s healthy or toxic, lol, I think if you do…

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Very interesting read. Thanks!

Many types of sea vegetables are loaded with vitamin B12. Nutritional yeast and fortified non-diary …

Thanks Sheila for the comment......not all the B group...just B12...you can buy it in sub lingual ta…