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An Enviable Herbal Harvest in France

While on a recent trip to France, photographer Mimi Giboin pulled out her camera and took some snaps of an out-of-the-ordinary herb stand run by Christine Bouquet (yes, that's her name) at the local …

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Fruits and Vegetables Are the Doctor’s New Orders

By Lacy Hansen for Diets In Review If you’re like me, you grow quickly irritated with how our country treats illnesses and symptoms with pills for 'this' and 'that,' yet we never prescribe preventa…

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Slow Food (2 videos)

In 1986 when McDonald's came to Rome, an Italian food lover named Carlo Petrini organized a movement in response to fast food. He called it Slow Food. It has now spread to over 150 countries. Slow…

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Dr. Brent’s Garden Party: You’re Invited!

The Oldest, Largest Garden Party in America's History starts today, and you're invited! Join Dr. Brent, Beekman 1802 (Dr. Brent's farm in Schoharie County, NY), and gardeners across the globe in celeb…

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12 Ways the Recession is Affecting Your Health

Sales of cosmetics, chocolate and (shudder) Spam are up, but Americans have reined in spending on nearly everything else from cars to clothes to restaurant meals. But as the stock and housing markets …

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