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Good Nutrition for Kids and 3 Benefits of Probiotics

Nowadays teaching our children about good nutrition is more important than ever, especially since many kids fall short when it…

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Are Toxins Lurking in Your “Green” Cleaning Products?

From your kitchen cleaner to your bathroom air fresheners, you probably think going green means making a healthier choice for…

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New Studies Reveal the Truth about E-cigs

Electronic cigarette users seem to be everywhere you look these days—in restaurants, at sporting events, even beside you in the…

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Processed Foods, Inflammation & Weight Gain: What’s the Connection?
Processed Foods, Inflammation & Weight Gain: What’s the Connection?

Aside from the added sugars and harmful trans fats, scientists from the Institute for Biomedical Services at Georgia State University…

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Put a Healthy Spin on Pizza Night: New Year’s Resolution Tip #9
Put a Healthy Spin on Pizza Night: New Year’s Resolution Tip #9

Pizza and all its cheesy, gooey goodness is a crowd pleaser in most American homes—not to mention a mainstay of…

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Eliminate High-Fructose Corn Syrup: New Year’s Resolution Tip #6
Eliminate High-Fructose Corn Syrup: New Year’s Resolution Tip #6

Have you checked the labels in your pantry lately? Chances are more than a few include high-fructose corn syrup (not…

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Eating at Home is Healthier: New Year’s Resolution Tip #3

Fast food commercials make dinner seem quick and easy—but is it worth the impact to your health and your waistline?…

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Food for Thought: 2 New Studies Making Headlines
Food for Thought: 2 New Studies Making Headlines

Americans love their junk food—from drive-thru double cheeseburgers and super-sized fries to the millions of sugary processed “food” items lining…

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2 New Obesity Studies You Can’t Ignore
2 New Obesity Studies You Can’t Ignore

Obesity continues to be one of the greatest health challenges in the United States. More than a third of all…

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Study: Most Americans Okay with GMOs and Nanotech Foods
Study: Most Americans Okay with GMOs and Nanotech Foods

Nanotechnology sounds like something out of a sci-fi movie—not something that should be on your plate. The same goes for…

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Are Toxins Taking a Toll on Your IQ?
Are Toxins Taking a Toll on Your IQ?

In yet another study about the damaging effects of toxic chemicals on human health, researchers in Canada have found evidence…

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New Study Says Most Americans Harboring Toxic Flame Retardants
New Study Says Most Americans Harboring Toxic Flame Retardants

Based on the results of yet another study involving flame retardant chemicals, scientists from the Silent Spring Institute say most…

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Study Finds Detergent Packets Highly Dangerous for Kids
Study Finds Detergent Packets Highly Dangerous for Kids

You’ve probably seen those nifty little laundry detergent gel packs. The ones you just pop in the washing machine without…

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Study: Toxic Well Water Raises Heart Health Risks
Study: Toxic Well Water Raises Heart Health Risks

Environmental toxins surround us every day, contributing to a nationwide increase in illness and chronic disease. Just recently, a new…

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November is American Diabetes Month: Spotlight on Diet & Exercise
November is American Diabetes Month: Spotlight on Diet & Exercise

More than 29 million people in the United States (or nearly 10% of the total population) have diabetes—a term given…

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