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QUIZ: How Well Do You Know the Cold & Flu?

'Tis the season for tissues, coughing and sneezing coworkers. While it's hard to avoid sick germs completely, arming yourself with a little knowledge (and vitamins C, D and E) may help ward off the dr…

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8 Habits to Ditch & Embrace in 2015

While your belly may still be happy and rotund from the seasonal merriment, 2015 is fast approaching. Inevitably, it's resolution time. But, this year, instead of assigning yourself numerous resolutio…

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Don’t Diet: 7 Cleansing Tips for the New Year

January 1st is fast approaching, which means EXTREME DIET season. People across the country will endure juice fasts, wellness retreats, kale salads, and copious cups of detoxifying herbal teas for a f…

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Peanut Power Shake

Drinking your breakfast is a delicious, convenient and super satisfying morning meal alternative. Who wants to clean up dirty pots and pans at 8am after a five ingredient scramble? Probably not you on…

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5 Healthy Drinks to Squash Holiday Stress

The holidays are the most stressful time of the year for many of us, but don’t let stress get you down! This should be a time for us to take a step back, inhale a deep lungful of oxygen, decompress, a…

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Bengali Breakfast Grains

Warm up on winter mornings with this healthy oatmeal. Throwing oats in the microwave is great and all, but sometimes spicing your oats up with fennel, spices and a few extra flavorful bonuses leaves y…

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5 Iconic Holiday Cookies Made Healthier

You may be asking who in their right mind would want to make a cookie healthier? True; it’s a treat, a splurge, an immutable indulgence. However, healthier doesn’t necessarily mean lower in fat or cal…

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Plum Pudding Smoothies

Transform your breakfast into a festive treat with this excellent plum-inspired smoothie recipe. Your weekdays will be that much brighter with this energizing drink in your hand! YIELD 4 servings I…

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Green Bean and Tomato Saute

Don't forget about this classic but fabulous holiday meal. Sautéed green beans are so versatile, you could call them a fail-proof way to make veggies a flavorful hit. Turn this traditional holiday dis…

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Red Lentil Soup

Tired of soups leaving you hungry and unsatisfied? Beans and lentils are the answer you've been waiting for. This warm and zesty soup is healthy, yet hearty for cold winter nights. YIELD 4 servings…

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