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10 Ways Pumpkin Seeds Are Awesome for Your Health

in Featured, Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News

By Alisa Rutherford-Fortunati | Care2.com October, November and December are all prime pumpkin months in the U.S. and soon enough, people will be carving up pumpkins for jack-o-lanterns, homemade pies and pumpkin bakes! But

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4 Everyday Foods You Should Eat With the Peel On

in Eats, Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News, Top News

By Shubhra Krishan | Care2.com We don’t often think about this, but just like us, plants also have to combat environmental stress. To protect themselves from the constant onslaught of the

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13 Amazing Benefits from Drinking Green Tea

By Michelle Schoffro Cook | Care2.com Green tea really is a superfood extraordinaire.  Thanks to a potent plant nutrient called epigallocatechin gallate, or EGCG, green tea is proving that food (or beverage, in

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8 Natural Ways to Keep Mosquitoes Far, Far Away

in Causes, Environment, News, People, Top News

By Michelle Schoffro Cook | Care2.com Before you grab that DEET-based mosquito repellent, consider using a natural option instead. DEET, also known as diethyl-meta-toluamide, by any other name still stinks.

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Is Ginger Really Better Than Drugs for Pain?

By Michelle Schoffro Cook | Care2.com A new study published in the journal Arthritis compared ginger extract to the common drugs betamethasone (cortisone) and ibuprofen for the treatment of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. While

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8 Foods That Are Absolutely Terrible for Your Body

By Katie Waldeck | Care2.com Many people think of healthy eating as consuming a certain number of calories per day. But the truth is, it’s not just about how much you eat

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9 Superfoods to Boost Your Brain Power

in Featured, Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News

By Michelle Schoffro Cook | Care2.com Your brain controls every function in your body yet we rarely give it a second thought.  And, few of us choose foods that protect or heal

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