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5 Green Foods You Should Be Eating

Yes, yes, we all know we should eat more greens. But, the regular rounds of broccoli, green beans, and lettuce can get rather tiresome. Instead, try these nutrient-dense green foods that are often ove…

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Which Seaweed Is Most Protective Against Breast Cancer?

Sushi lovers, rejoice. Nori seaweed snacks may favorably alter estrogen metabolism by modulating women's gut flora, resulting in decreased breast cancer risk. As traditional East Asian diets have w…

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6 Tips for Using Seaweed in the Garden

Heading to the beach? While you're there, collect some seaweed to use in your garden. For generations farmers in coastal communities like the Channel Islands have been amending their gardens and…

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Bottles and Jars as Vases: 3 Unique Looks

Grab an old vase or recycled bottle, pick a few flowers, and add water: instant beauty for your home. Here are three ideas for showcasing fresh blooms in glass. Perhaps the most simple to start: Th…

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DIY Pressed Seaweed Prints

As a native Cape Codder, Remodelista editor Justine has always been fond of seaweed. So when she recently ran across designer Karen Robertson's pressed seaweed DIY on Garden Design, she decided to giv…

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5 Favorite Seaweed Recipes & Their Benefits

Amazing Benefits of Seaweed: (part of the benefits from: Seaweeds) Has important antibacterial and antiviral effects. Reduces cholesterol levels in the blood, high blood pressure, and arterioscl…

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5 Seaweeds That Enrich Your Diet

Discover the amazing health benefits of this ancient PowerFood. Sea vegetables have a broad range of  medicinal uses and have been used in spas and therapeutic baths for ages. Popular misconceptio…

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Top 12 Detox Superfoods

Even if you don't plan on doing a detox program, your health will benefit from adding more detox superfoods to your daily diet. There are many great superfoods with detoxifying properties, but here ar…

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Study Shows Seaweed Aids Weight Loss

In exciting new research, scientist Morten Georg Jensen at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark found that alginate, a type of fiber found in brown seaweed, can help people lose weight when consume…

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White Bean and Asparagus Stew

I tried this recipe out for the first time on two dinner guests.  That was rather brave! They were good friends, and you never know how some people react to beans. Sometimes people get gas unless y…

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