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Monsanto is Messing With Animals’ Sperm

New research released earlier this month out of the University of Caen, France, found that animals exposed to the commonly-used pesticide, Roundup, experienced an increased impairment in sperm structu…

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5 Most Addictive & Unhealthy Foods

We all eat unhealthy foods... sometimes. But to be addicted is another story. Some foods are a losing battle, as their chemical composition urges you to eat and crave more and more, loading on the …

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5 Yogurts That Are Worse Than Doughnuts

Most people assume that all yogurt is healthy. But that common misconception is causing people to ingest a lot more sugar than they bargained for. As part of my research for my upcoming book, The Prob…

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6 Easy Ways to Take Your Health Into Your Own Hands

Being healthy can be a cryptic concept. Does it mean going to the doctor yearly? Exercising? Eating your apple each day? Going gluten-free? It may be hard to navogate all of the information (and misin…

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My Love Affair With Sugar (From An Addict)

Iíve long had a love affair with Almond Joy pieces. Every night we would climb into bed together and I would caress the blue bag, pulling them out one by one to nibble at the candy shell, hoping upo…

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Spotting Hidden Sugars & Artificial Sweeteners

Avoiding added sugars and artificial sweeteners requires some serious label-reading powers. That job gets even trickier when food manufacturers hide these additives behind deceptive names. So, how can…

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10 Breakfast Cereals to Avoid

A bowl of cereal alone shouldnít give you or your kids the shakes first thing in the morning. But considering the amount of sugar in these breakfast favorites, donít be too surprised if you start feel…

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One Unexpected Remedy for Your Seasonal Allergies

Most of us love sugar. Even health-nuts. People with the strictest diets are still so often unwilling to give up their sugar. Agave nectar, raw honey, brown rice syrup, sugar cane juice, apple ju…

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5 Non-Food Uses for Sugar

Refined sugars aren't so hot for our health, but there are some household uses for the sweet stuff that might surprise you! You may not put sugar in your tea these days, but it's actually an effect…

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Sugar and Health: The Bad, The Ugly, and How to Avoid It

We talk a lot about sugar at Eat Drink Better. That sweet, white powder is delicious, but it's also at least partially responsible for public health problems from obesity to diabetes to heart disease.…

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