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10 Years Later: Care2 Healthy Living Tribute

Ten years have passed since terrorists made a dark mark in New York city. Care2 commemorates this day with a tribute to everyone affected by the September 11th attacks, especially the men, women and a…

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Have You Really Healed From September 11?

When I was in New York a couple of weeks ago, I was in the backseat of a car as it drove by Ground Zero - a place I have never visited, in spite of the fact that Iíve been to New York ten times in the…

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Aggressive Anti-Obesity Campaign Kicks Sodas to the Curb

New York City is no stranger to food controversies. Especially when these controversies are concerning (what is perceived as) government meddling in how and what people eat. There was the trans fat …

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You Can Join a Community Garden (video)

NYC is now home to over 500 community gardens. They started on the Lower East Side in the 1970s when "Green Guerrillas" started throwing seeds over fences and gardening illegally on abandoned lots. To…

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Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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Interesting, and I appreciate the non-judgemental tone.

We wash all produce with castille soap and water. Thanks for the list of what we should be more vig…

Interesting article, although just a shame the emphasis was on eating problems.