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Sweet Potatoes are a Superfood for Africans

Itís not news that malnutrition is a major issue throughout the world, with children being the most innocent victims of this international crisis. While thereís not a perfect solution, yet, itís enc…

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The Science of Appetite & Overeating (Video)

By Trace Dominguez, Discovery Channel Food is amazing. It's delicious and helps keep us alive. It's the fuel that keeps our human bodies going, but it can also be dangerous and destructive to…

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Organization Harvests 25,000lbs of Fruit From Unloved Trees

By Sami Grover, TreeHugger In April, TreeHugger covered the work of Katy Kolker and the Portland Fruit Tree Project, just one of many community organizations that gleans unwanted or underutiliz…

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What is Food Insecurity? An Explanation

Natural disasters, conflict, and international trade rules are all factors in creating food insecurity. Photo Credit: CIAT International Center for Tropical Agriculture via Flickr. Health Videos…

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World Wildlife Fund’s Food Story Campaign to End Hunger

By Dana Shultz for DietsInReview.com Every little bit counts, even when it comes to large-scale issues like world hunger. And that's the attitude the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) hopes to promote. …

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Are Food Fantasies Good for Anything?

Have you eaten? No? Good, then consider thisÖ Imagine your favorite food, or dish. Think of it prepared to the pinnacle of its possible perfection, plated and served in the most alluring and appeti…

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How Halloween Can Fight Hunger

In another week or so, neighborhoods across America will be flooded with 41 million trick-or-treaters between ages 5 and 14, according to the US Census Bureau. Costumed children will joyously fill the…

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1 in 6 Americans Go To Bed Hungry

Imagine opening your refrigerator and finding it empty.† Imagine opening your kitchen cabinets and having no food.† Sadly, that's the reality for 50 million United States citizens; they don't know…

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Accepting The Big Call

"I want to end sexual abuse in America." Two years ago, Oprah interviewed Stacey Anne Lannert (www.healingsisters.org), whose story is both incredibly tragic and deeply inspiring. Oprah asked w…

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Your Garden Can Fight Hunger

April is National Garden Month. Not surprisingly, it coincides with the busy days of spring planting and summer garden planning. As you are getting your garden ready and deciding which fruits and v…

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