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While Kale Rides the Corporate Ladder, I’ll Stick With Collards

Pass the watercress. Or the arugula. I’ll even take some purple cabbage; anything dark, leafy and other than kale, please. What’s turned kale into the iceberg of the supergreens category? One word:…

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How Much Sugar Starbucks Actually Pours Into Your Drink

When we think of fattening foods most of us think of fast foods, decadent desserts, fried foods, or TV dinners. We’re far less likely to consider our Starbucks habit as the reason for our spare tire, …

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How Color Psychology Manipulates What You Buy (Infographic)

Prepare for this holiday shopping season by skimming this cheat sheet about how colors influence the money you spend. Color is a huge driver of when consumers spend, and when they move on to the next …

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Starbucks Misleads Consumers about Genetically-Modified Foods

Starbucks has responded to petitions which combined have over 357,000 signatories telling Starbucks to stop supporting genetically-modified foods through its membership dues in the Grocery Manufacture…

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Tell Starbucks to Stop Supporting Genetically Modified Foods

Starbucks may need to rethink its membership and support of the Grocery Manufacturer's Association (GMA), one of the organizations currently suing the state of Vermont for its genetically-modified foo…

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A Super Health-Boosting Pumpkin Spice Latte

If you've read my recent article "The Ugly Truth about Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte" and are ready for a delicious beverage that's packed full of healthy and wholesome ingredients, then my recipe fo…

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The Ugly Truth About Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte

Before you grab that ever-so-tempting Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte on your way to work, you might be alarmed to know what's in it…and, well, what's not. Since it is packed with artificial ingredie…

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11 Things You Really Need to Know About Caffeine

Is caffeine good or bad for your health?  It may come down to who you are and what your health is like. Before you decide if that coffee, tea, or energy drink habit is right for you, consider the foll…

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Which of Your Favorite ‘Pumpkin Treats’ Contain Zero Pumpkin?

Fall is famous for pumpkin treats galore! If you learn one lesson this holiday season, let it be that just because a food item has the word pumpkin in it, doesn't mean it has the actual ingredient p…

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Are Starbucks and Taco Bell Going Healthy?

Americans are demanding healthier food options. Some fast food  places may finally be listening. Starbucks and Taco Bell separately announced their intentions to move towards more nutritional offering…

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