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4 Healthy & Zesty Yogurt Toppings to Try

Starting your day with a bowl of low-fat Greek yogurt is one of life's healthy pleasures. And the most delicious way to enjoy yogurt is with fresh, juicy fruit. But when those peaches and fresh ber…

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4 Powerful Foods That Guard Your Heart

Warnings about foods that harm your heart abound: fried potatoes, greasy burgers, cream-rich pasta... But here's a look at four fabulous foods that do your heart a world of good. The great thing is, t…

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Treating Breast Pain with Flax Seeds

A tablespoon a day of ground flax seeds appears to improve ovarian function and is considered a first-line therapy for breast pain associated with one’s period (cyclical mastalgia). A study on the …

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Valentine’s Day Heart-Healing Superfoods

Forget the budget-busting exotic superfoods, these heart-healing superfoods are readily available and affordable.  Some may be as close as your backyard.  Here are my picks: Almonds—Skip the unheal…

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14 Foods that Fight Inflammation and Pain

Some of the best healing remedies to overcome inflammation also taste fabulous (I can’t say that about any prescription medications). Plus, foods won’t cause the nasty side effects common to most pain…

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Harvard Study Links Seed to 37% Increase in Weight Loss

We’ve long known that flax seeds are packed with health-promoting properties.  But new research at Harvard University indicates that these seeds give weight loss efforts a serious boost.  The scientis…

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Omega-3s and Cooking

Q: Does cooking decrease the amount of healthy Omega 3s in foods? A: I'm glad to hear that you are working to increase the amounts of omega-3 fatty acids in your diet. There is substantial evidenc…

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The Power of Flaxseeds

If you are looking for a great source of healthy fat, fiber and antioxidants, take a look at flaxseeds. These little seeds are easy to use, have an appetite-satisfying flavor and some big benefits. Fl…

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Presto Pesto with Spinach, Walnuts, and Flaxseeds

So quick, so easy, and--in this case--so wonderfully good for you, pesto helps you make supper in a flash. You can put it on your favorite pasta or pizza. It gives extra pizzazz to rice, quinoa, or po…

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Are You Depressed? A Checklist

Everyone feels down in the dumps from time to time: it’s a natural part of life. But if you find yourself unable to snap out of that feeling within a reasonable period, then you may be suffering from …

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