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How Bacteria Talk to Your Brain

New research shows that what we eat may influence how happy or anxious we feel. >>

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6 Tricks to Keep Your Kitchen Clean While You Cook

Six tricks to be a spotless gourmet. >>

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Growing Herbs: The 10 Best for a Home Garden

Plant these popular herbs in your garden like basil, thyme, and dill, and enjoy some… >>

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21-Day Tummy: 8 Recipes Inspired by the Popular Weight-Loss Plan

We challenged a few of our favorite food bloggers to create recipes based on the best-selling book… >>

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Quiz: Which Food Has More Sugar?

Get sugar savvy: Author High Voltage shares which common foods are shocking sources of added sugar. >>

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5 Secrets People on a Low-Sugar Diet Swear By

Here’s how to get sugar savvy and avoid sugar bombs in your diet. >>

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Better Than Takeout: 5 Vegan Dinner Recipes from Oh She Glows

From warm nacho dip to creamy pasta, here blogger Angela Liddon of Oh She Glows reinvents classic… >>

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What You Don’t Know About Beets: Health Benefits and Risks

Beets are packed with healthy nutrients, like five essential vitamins, calcium, iron, potassium… >>

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From The Juice Generation: 7 Fresh Recipes and Vegan Smoothies

Refreshing and nutritious, these juice and smoothie recipes from new book "The Juice Generation,"… >>

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5 Delicious Middle-Eastern Recipes From the Chef at Tanoreen

These recipes from the cookbook "Olives, Lemons and Za'atar" by Rawia Bishara, owner and chef at… >>

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The Best Foods to Eat to Avoid Clogged Arteries

Certain heart-healthy foods truly act like medicine for your blood vessels, says integrative… >>

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11 Dairy-Free Recipes You’d Swear Were the Real Thing

If you're among the 33 percent of all people worldwide who are lactose intolerant (40 million of… >>

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27 Foods You Should Never Buy Again

Cross these items off your grocery store list—whether they're rip-offs, fakes, drastically… >>

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Which Foods to Avoid With Acid Reflux and Digestion Issues?

21-Day Tummy, the new diet book from Reader's Digest, tells you which foods are harming your… >>

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8 Natural Remedies for Heartburn Relief

Did you know that 60 million Americans experience heartburn and acid reflux symptoms at least once… >>

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50 Supermarket Tricks You Still Fall For

Food experts, industry analysts, and store employees share their insider strategies on how to save… >>

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Thinking of Going Vegetarian? 6 Ways to Get There

Veg-curious, but not sure if you’re ready to totally swear off meat? Registered dietitian Rachel… >>

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Dr. Travis Stork: 6 Weight-Loss Facts You Always Get Wrong

Can artificial sweeteners really make you fat? Should you shun fat-free dairy? The cohost of the… >>

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8 Fascinating Facts about Twins

Seeing double? This year American women will give birth to more than 140,000 sets of twins. Here's… >>

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An Adoption Story That Started at Saks

A chance conversation at a lunch counter led me around the world—and to the child who was meant… >>