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7 Spices with Major Health Benefits

Spices are a great thing to have in your pantry. They have the ability to turn a healthy, slightly bland meal into a nutritious flavor explosion. What's even better, many spices are really great for y…

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This Easy, Delicious Dish Contains 7 Cancer-Fighting Ingredients

This tasty dish features a whopping seven cancer-fighting ingredients. Kidney beans are full of potassium and magnesium, and they help reduce bad LDL cholesterol as well as fight heart disease.†Best o…

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4 Natural Supplements That Are as Powerful as Drugs

Most supplements donít really work, or at least havenít been proven to work. However, there are some exceptions to this. In fact, a few supplements are†so effective†that they are comparable to pharm…

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The 5 Most Important Dietary Rules

There is so much contradicting dietary advice out there, it can be hard to navigate what is true and what isnít. Eat breakfast. Donít eat breakfast. Ditch carbs. Become vegan. Whoís right? The truth i…

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3 Easy Ways to Cook Spinach with an Indian Touch

The†health benefits of spinach are a legion, and spinach in your salad, soup†and pasta†is always a winner. In India, we like our food spicy, but when it comes to spinach, most dishes are prepared m…

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2 Quick & Zesty Chutneys That Fight Off Cold & Flu

†In Northern India, where I live, most meals are†incomplete without a side of chutney or pickle. Growing up, I took the chutneys on our table for granted, liberally spooning them on to my plate or sco…

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A Delicious Soup That Fights The Cold & Flu

Winter might slow us down in general, but it can make the nose run. Body ache, fatigue, colds and flu are, alas, a bane of the cold months all over the country. Traditional advice on how to fight s…

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5 Spices That Are The Most Powerful Antioxidants

Spices are a rich source of polyphenols, which means we should all be eating more of them. Polyphenols are powerful anti-oxidants that neutralize the free radicals formed by constant sun exposure and …

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The Spice that Could Help Boost Memory in Just One Hour

Now thereís one more reason to enjoy your favorite curry dish. Turmeric, a spice commonly found in many Indian curry dishes, has been found to improve memory and cognition in as little as one hour. …

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The Gingerbread Spice that Helps Treat and Prevent Diabetes

Who doesnít love the gingerbread cookies found at so many holiday gatherings this season? But gingerbread cookies and houses arenít the only reasons to love this delicious spice. New research found th…

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