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8 Healthy Reasons to Love Fresh Apricots

In India, it is common to see vendors selling piles of bright orange apricots tinged with rich red color. Eager buyers press the flesh to ensure the fruit is not overripe. A good apricot smells fragra…

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6 Fruits You Shouldn’t Feed Your Dog

While fruits like bananas, kiwis, blueberries, strawberries, and pineapple are fine to share with your pup, there are many fruits that you should keep to yourself. Fruits are very nutritious, and dogs…

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Acai That Supports the Amazon

What is açaí? Açaí berries are palm fruits that have long been an Amazonian superfood, cultivated by the indigenous people of Brazil and enjoyed throughout the rainforest as an important staple foo…

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3 Delicious Ways to Use Kombucha

It's no secret that Kombucha has taken the health world by storm in recent years. However, some of us may not be totally inclined to drink this fermented elixir in a bottle. Some may just not entirely…

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Healthy and Refreshing Mango Yogurt Dessert

It's mango season here in India, and you have to see the feasting to believe it! Vendors are pushing their carts all over Delhi, carrying heaps of bright yellow mangoes. Children are delving into crea…

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Why You Should Never Peel Off Apple Skins

"Surely the apple is the noblest of fruits," said Henry David Thoreau. And he may be right: Packed with antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals that can help maintain healthy skin, teeth and a healthy…

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7 of the Healthiest Carbs You Can Eat

For a few decades now, carbohydrates have been considered by many to be the be-all-end-all of worst types of foods to eat. But, not so fast; carbs are an essential building block of a healthy diet. Su…

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Cheese and Fruit Kebabs

A simple kebab can go a long way at your next get-together. Not to mention you won't have to cook, and party-goers can focus on mess-free fresh ingredients! Scroll down for a classic fruit and cheese …

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The Ultimate Guide to Apple Picking

The crunch of fallen leaves, muted blooms of mums, and flickering lights of carved jack-o-lanterns are all autumn mainstays. The abundance of apples is also another welcome sign of fall. Although appl…

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The Fruit That’s Associated With a Better Sex Life

Apples have long been praised for their ability to "keep the doctor away." Studies have shown they can help fight cancer, protect our heart, and reduce our chance of stroke. But hey, apples for sex…

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