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The Many Health Benefits of Mushrooms

Mushrooms have many health benefits and are therefore considered to be super foods, since about half of all edible varieties have been shown to...
5 Gnarly Food Preservatives to Avoid

5 Gnarly Food Preservatives to Avoid

Preservatives help keep processed food products fresh, or in the case of foods like ice cream, help to thicken them. However, not all of...
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9 Foods That Can Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease affects an estimated 5.7 million people in the United States and millions more around the world. Yet despite the inability of scientists...
Eat Organic Lower Pesticide Exposure

Eating Organic Reduces Pesticide Exposure

Eating organic foods is a great way to reduce your exposure to pesticides. A new study found that pesticide levels in children and adults...
Veggie Nutrition: Eat The Skins, Stems and Tops!

Veggie Nutrition: Eat The Skins, Stems, and Tops!

Stems, skins, and tops of fruits and veggies carry even more nutrients than the fruit or vegetable themselves. If you are already buying beautiful,...
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11 Non-Dairy Sources of Calcium

I was having a conversation with my sister this morning about the misconception around dairy and calcium. According to TV commercials and ads from...
Grapefruits: For Good Health and Weight Loss

Grapefruits: For Good Health and Weight Loss

If you are serious about wanting to improve your health, grapefruits are one of many foods you should consider adding to your regular diet. Grapefruits...
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7 Tips on Traveling as a Vegetarian or Vegan

There’s a rumor going around that it’s difficult to travel as a vegetarian or vegan because you will be faced with bland or perhaps...
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Health Benefits of Kiwifruit

Kiwifruit isn't just a fruit, it's one of nature's most perfect foods. Kiwifruit has a history every bit as unusual as its appearance. Discovered in...
Benefits of Butter? Why More Americans Are Consuming It

Benefits of Butter: Why More Americans Are Consuming It

We’ve long denied the benefits of butter. In fact, we were told that animal fats were bad, especially butter, but today, many Americans are...