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Want to Improve Your Health and Stay Slim? Eat Avocados More Often

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Want to Improve Your Health and Stay Slim? Eat Avocados More Often

If you are looking for a way to maintain a healthy weight and reduce your risk of serious health conditions like coronary artery disease, type-2 diabetes, and stroke, a first of its kind study indicates that eating avocados can help you do just that. The study used data gathered by the Centers for Disease Control…
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Organic Tomatoes Are Tastier Because They Grow in More Stressful Conditions

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Organic Tomatoes Are Tastier Because They Grow in More Stressful Conditions

Any tomato lover will tell you that these garden-fresh fruits taste like little bursts of sunshine. When tomatoes are grown using organic farming techniques, they are also packed with natural sugars, vitamin C, lycopene and other plant compounds that offer their consumers additional protection from the aging and damaging effects of oxidative stress compared to…
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Infographic: Can We Obtain All Vitamins and Minerals We Need from Food?

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Infographic: Can We Obtain All Vitamins and Minerals We Need from Food?

Can We Obtain All Vitamins and Minerals We Need from Food Alone? You Be the Judge…   A common argument among people who don’t take vitamin supplements is that they get all the vitamins they need from their diet. But is this a fact or just wishful thinking? Well, wonder no more. This great infographic…
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[Video] Vitamin D May Reduce Cancer Deaths by as Much as 75%

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[Video] Vitamin D May Reduce Cancer Deaths by as Much as 75%

Maintaining a serum vitamin D level of between 40 and 60 ng/ml could possibly prevent up to 75 percent of breast cancer and colon cancer deaths. So says Dr Cedric Garland from the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine. This is exciting news for two reasons. A new Computer model called DINOMIT suggests…
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Feeling Stressed? Take a Multivitamin

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Feeling Stressed? Take a Multivitamin

Scientists in Australia and the United Kingdom have recently published the results of a randomized controlled clinical trial indicating that dietary supplementation with a multivitamin may improve mood and general well-being in healthy young adults1. A population of 138 adults between the ages of 20 and 50 were given a multivitamin supplement containing high levels…
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Bitter Melon Juice Inhibits Pancreatic Cancer Growth by 60%

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Bitter Melon Juice Inhibits Pancreatic Cancer Growth by 60%

The bitter melon looks like a knobbly cucumber. It inspires curiosity. It tastes unlike anything you have ever eaten before or would have ever considered eating in the past. However, once you have eaten it and benefited from its rocket fuel-like effects, you learn to actually love the bitter taste, to even crave for it….
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Get Off Your Butt! Sitting for More than 4 Hours a Day Is Bad for Your Health

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Get Off Your Butt! Sitting for More than 4 Hours a Day Is Bad for Your Health

That’s right. Sitting is bad for you. So lie down and read what the scientists have discovered while you have been dangerously sitting at your computer. Professor Richard Rosenkranz and colleagues at the University of Western Sydney, studied the relationship between time spent sitting and chronic disease in 63,048 males between the ages of 45…
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DHA from Algae: A Great Source of Omega-3 for Vegetarians and Vegans

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DHA from Algae: A Great Source of Omega-3 for Vegetarians and Vegans

There are many types of omega-3 fatty acids, but experts agree that Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) is the most important of them all. DHA plays a critical role for the proper development and function of the human brain. So critical, in fact, that NASA scientists searched high and low for a nutrient-rich source of DHA to…
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Thumbs Up for the White Potato! Increase Potassium Intake Without Gaining Weight

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Thumbs Up for the White Potato! Increase Potassium Intake Without Gaining Weight

We are punching the air with delight here! Having been brought up to believe that potatoes are the work of the devil and will only make you fat, it is too marvelous for words that scientists are now telling us that potatoes, especially white potatoes, are a must-have in our diets. The reason for this…
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How Can Children Get Enough Vitamin D in Areas with Little Sunshine?

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How Can Children Get Enough Vitamin D in Areas with Little Sunshine?

Scientists in Canada have determined that drinking cow’s milk and dietary supplementation are more important determinants of vitamin D levels in children than either skin color or exposure to sunlight. Deficiency of vitamin D during development can lead to a softening of the bones, a condition known as rickets. One of the most common childhood…
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Vitamin D Associated with a 50% Reduction in Tooth Decay in Children

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Vitamin D Associated with a 50% Reduction in Tooth Decay in Children

A review of pre-existing dental studies on the importance of vitamin D to help prevent tooth decay was published in the latest edition of Nutrition Reviews. The study presents an overview of the clinical trials dating back from the 1920’s to the 1980’s. The result of the studies showed that high vitamin D levels led…
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Why Natural Vitamin E Is Better Than Synthetic

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Why Natural Vitamin E Is Better Than Synthetic

The term “vitamin E” refers to a group of eight different isomers of a chemical called alpha-tocopherol. Of these, only one isomer is the biologically active form. Vitamin E from natural sources is enriched in this form, whereas synthetic sources of alpha-tocopherol contain a mixture of dl-alpha tocopherol. This means that in order to obtain…
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CoQ10 Can Help You Stay Mentally Sharp and Physically Active in Your Golden Years

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CoQ10 Can Help You Stay Mentally Sharp and Physically Active in Your Golden Years

If you have reached middle age, you likely have experienced difficulty remembering recent events or found it almost impossible to recall the right word during a conversation. Other times you might have found it challenging to move as quickly as you did a few years ago. Most people laugh this off as just a normal…
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