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How Netflix May Be Hurting Your Health

About 60 percent of Americans regularly binge watch television. Binge watching is defined as watching two or more episodes of the same show in one sitting — yes, as little as two! No judgement — it ha…

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Is MSG Really All That Bad?

For a naturally occurring compound, MSG gets a bad rap. Monosodium glutamate, a common flavor enhancer associated with the sense of umami, has been blamed for causing asthma, digestive distress, obesi…

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5 Ways to Teach Kids How to Meditate

Children are not immune to problems we often associate with adulthood. Meditation is recognized as a good way for adults to reduce stress, improve focus and many other benefits, but this is also becom…

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The 7 Ultimate Post-Workout Foods

Drop the Snickers! Toss out the potato chips! What you eat after a tough exercise session has a huge impact on your muscles and metabolism. If you're looking for something to replenish your body after…

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Your 3 Biggest Breakfast Mistakes

Breakfast is one of the best meals of the day. But, everyone does it differently. Unless you’re interested in trying intermittent fasting — a smart choice for some — eating a quality breakfast is of t…

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This May Cause More Obesity Than Sugar

Think all unsaturated fatty acids are healthy? Think again. A recent study has shed new light on how the body reacts to soybean oil, and it isn’t pretty. In this study conducted by scientists of th…

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Broccoli for Sun Protection?

Yes, it is well-known that broccoli, especially broccoli sprouts, have compounds that are highly effective in fighting certain cancers and inflammation. However, did you ever wonder if broccoli would …

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Impotence Linked to Undiagnosed Diabetes and Heart Disease

If you’re male and suffering from erectile dysfunction (ED), you might want to look beyond the little blue pill to find the solution. Erectile dysfunction is described as “the inability to achieve or …

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6 Supergreens to Fuel Your Muscles

Exercise, eat right, get enough sleep. These are but a few of the pillars of good health. But, did you know that what you eat can actually affect how your muscles respond to exercise? Here are 6 super…

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How to Get People to Eat Healthy? Accentuate the Positive!

"If you want people to choose healthier foods, emphasize the positive." - Cornell University Study Cornell University recently published research in the American Journal of Agricultural Economic…

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