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The Monterey County Herald
Barbara Quinn: Link between nutrition, autism uncertainWhen I heard that Temple Grandin was speaking an hour away, I jumped into my pi
Barbara Quinn: Link between nutrition, autism uncertain
The Monterey County Herald / Posted yesterday
When I heard that Temple Grandin was speaking an hour away, I jumped into my pickup and made the trip. Grandin is a hero in these parts and elsewhere — a well-known animal behavior professor at Colorado State University (my alma mater) and an... Read more
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FOX News
Paleo vs. vegan? The pegan diet gives you the best of bothWhatever your stance on jorts, Priuses, and the man bun-braid, the latest hybri
Paleo vs. vegan? The pegan diet gives you the best of both
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Whatever your stance on jorts, Priuses, and the man bun-braid, the latest hybrid is poised to be fall's No. 1 diet sensation. Meet the pegan diet, the love child of the oddly matched paleo and vegan diets. While they are largely contradictory, each... Read more
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Yahoo News
20 Healthy Foods You Better Eat in Moderation By Dana Leigh Smith Everything in moderation isn’t just a rule for pizza and
20 Healthy Foods You Better Eat in Moderation
Yahoo News / Posted 5 days ago
By Dana Leigh Smith Everything in moderation isn’t just a rule for pizza and cupcakes, it applies to healthy foods like oatmeal and dates, too—especially if losing weight is your top priority. Sure,... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Get your brain in shapeEating a diet rich in vegetables, fruit, and omega-3 fatty acids is linked with
Get your brain in shape
Newton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Eating a diet rich in vegetables, fruit, and omega-3 fatty acids is linked with better cognitive function (ability to process thoughts), memory and alertness. Suggestions from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics for a healthy brain include: Put... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Before you dive into that viral Chick-fil-A diet ...When the "Chick-fil-A" diet went viral earlier this week, people dropped their
Before you dive into that viral Chick-fil-A diet ...
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
When the "Chick-fil-A" diet went viral earlier this week, people dropped their kale mid bite to yell "Give me all the nuggets!" But nutritionists are saying (1) don't talk with your mouth full and (2) that "diet" may not be such a good idea. On the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Before you dive into that viral Chick-fil-A diet ...When the "Chick-fil-A" diet went viral earlier this week, people dropped their
Before you dive into that viral Chick-fil-A diet ...
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
When the "Chick-fil-A" diet went viral earlier this week, people dropped their kale mid bite to yell "Give me all the nuggets!" But nutritionists are saying (1) don't talk with your mouth full and (2) that "diet" may not be such a good idea. On the... Read more
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Yahoo News
30 Worst Foods For Your Heart By Dana Leigh Smith Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of
30 Worst Foods For Your Heart
Yahoo News / Posted 7 days ago
By Dana Leigh Smith Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S.? Scary, we know! Kick out these ticker-harming foods from your diet to improve your health for years to come. The heart:... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chick-fil-A suggests people eat eight grilled nuggets every 3-4 hoursChick-fil-A blasted for suggesting customers can diet by eating eight chicken n
Chick-fil-A suggests people eat eight grilled nuggets every 3-4 hours
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Chick-fil-A blasted for suggesting customers can diet by eating eight chicken nuggets every 3-4 hours Chick-fil-A suggested eating an 8-count of grilled nuggets every 3-4 hours Nutrition facts show that one serving contains 140 calories, 23 grams... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Barbara Quinn: Nutritional supplements must match person’s needsOur local supermarket is stocking blue and orange tortilla chips this week. And
Barbara Quinn: Nutritional supplements must match person’s needs
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Our local supermarket is stocking blue and orange tortilla chips this week. And that’s all I’m going to say about the Super Bowl. On to some questions received from readers this month: Q Who are candidates for food supplements such as Ensure or... Read more
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Market Watch
The hidden dangers in fruit ‘snacks’ and drinks for kidsShutterstock.com / Keith Homan As parents struggle to find healthy snacks to g
The hidden dangers in fruit ‘snacks’ and drinks for kids
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
Shutterstock.com / Keith Homan As parents struggle to find healthy snacks to give their kids, smoothies, puréed fruit pouches and 100% fruit juices may sound like good options — especially as new federal dietary guidelines urge Americans to reduce... Read more
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Philly.com
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?Some publications proclaim the gluten-free frenzy is passé. But that’s not what
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
Some publications proclaim the gluten-free frenzy is passé. But that’s not what experts are seeing, and these same publications note that an estimated third of American adults are anxious enough about gluten that they are looking for ways to reduce... Read more
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The Columbian
Seven 2016 diet trends: What’s smart, what’s myth?For your New Year’s resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten-free. After a
Seven 2016 diet trends: What’s smart, what’s myth?
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
For your New Year’s resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten-free. After all, your neighbor said it’s her secret for shedding pounds and having that healthy, happy glow. Or maybe you need a quick reboot after all that holiday eating and... Read more
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Yahoo News
7 Easy, Healthy Lunches Under $5 January 22, 2016 12:02 PM (Photo: 2/James Baigrie/© Corbis. All Rights
7 Easy, Healthy Lunches Under $5
Yahoo News / Posted 18 days ago
January 22, 2016 12:02 PM (Photo: 2/James Baigrie/© Corbis. All Rights Reserved.) If January marked the anniversary of your promise to stop buying lunch everyday, then this one’s for you. It’s definitely... Read more
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Newswise
Experts Available to Discuss Increasing Rates of Food Addiction and Its Role in Obesity Epidemic Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — As awareness about addicti
Experts Available to Discuss Increasing Rates of Food Addiction and Its Role in Obesity Epidemic
Newswise / Posted 18 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise — As awareness about addictions and disordered eating arise, two researchers at Texas Tech University... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
How cutting meat out of your diet changes your body The pros and cons of ditching meat Vowing to ditch steaks and burgers in fav
How cutting meat out of your diet changes your body
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
The pros and cons of ditching meat Vowing to ditch steaks and burgers in favour of a vegetarian lifestyle may have crossed your mind for ethical reasons or because of concerns about red meat and... Read more
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FOX News
Facebook users recruit friends for diet, supplement programs — but is it legit?Last winter, Natalie Vargas was nearing her mid-30s, eating fast food for lunch
Facebook users recruit friends for diet, supplement programs — but is it legit?
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
Last winter, Natalie Vargas was nearing her mid-30s, eating fast food for lunch, drinking about nine cups of coffee a day, and feeling exhausted and sick to her stomach. But all of that changed in April 2015, when she began following a program she... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Low-calorie foods that still fill you up | January 21, 2016Hunger can be a difficult hurdle to clear for people looking to lose weight. Wh
Low-calorie foods that still fill you up | January 21, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 20 days ago
Hunger can be a difficult hurdle to clear for people looking to lose weight. While nutritious foods don't lack for taste, many people adapting to new diets featuring healthy, low-calorie foods find themselves still hungry after meals, making it... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Low-calorie foods that still fill you up | January 21, 2016Hunger can be a difficult hurdle to clear for people looking to lose weight. Wh
Low-calorie foods that still fill you up | January 21, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted 20 days ago
Hunger can be a difficult hurdle to clear for people looking to lose weight. While nutritious foods don't lack for taste, many people adapting to new diets featuring healthy, low-calorie foods find themselves still hungry after meals, making it... Read more
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Flint Township View
Low-calorie foods that still fill you up | January 21, 2016Hunger can be a difficult hurdle to clear for people looking to lose weight. Wh
Low-calorie foods that still fill you up | January 21, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted 20 days ago
Hunger can be a difficult hurdle to clear for people looking to lose weight. While nutritious foods don't lack for taste, many people adapting to new diets featuring healthy, low-calorie foods find themselves still hungry after meals, making it... Read more
2 related stories
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Doctors Health Press
Hummus Nutrition Facts: 10 Reasons to Eat Hummus Every Day While taking a walk along the grocery stores aisles one thing is clear—snacki
Hummus Nutrition Facts: 10 Reasons to Eat Hummus Every Day
Doctors Health Press / Posted 21 days ago
While taking a walk along the grocery stores aisles one thing is clear—snacking is big business. Although many of these snacks are part of an unhealthy lifestyle, eating the right snacks can... Read more
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FOX News
Facebook users recruit friends for diet, supplement programs — but is it legit?Last winter, Natalie Vargas was nearing her mid-30s, eating fast food for lunch
Facebook users recruit friends for diet, supplement programs — but is it legit?
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
Last winter, Natalie Vargas was nearing her mid-30s, eating fast food for lunch, drinking about nine cups of coffee a day, and feeling exhausted and sick to her stomach. But all of that changed in April 2015, when she began following a program she... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
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WALB Albany
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
WALB Albany / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
14 related stories
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
14 related stories
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
14 related stories
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended caloriesBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A
Most U.S. restaurant meals exceed recommended calories
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Calorie-counters beware: A new study reports that more than nine in 10 U.S. restaurants are serving meals that exceed the recommended calorie limit for a single meal. And that's just the entree.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Loving lentilsLettuce, broccoli rabe, Leeks, Radishes, Snap peas are some great vegetables to
Loving lentils
York Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
Lettuce, broccoli rabe, Leeks, Radishes, Snap peas are some great vegetables to eat for good health. (Photo: Paul Kuehnel, York Daily Record) Are you interested in eating more plant-based meals in 2016? As you subtract the meat, consider the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study shows 92% of measured restaurant meals exceed calorie requirementsMeals consumed at fast-food restaurants are often seen as one of the biggest co
New study shows 92% of measured restaurant meals exceed calorie requirements
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
Meals consumed at fast-food restaurants are often seen as one of the biggest contributors to the obesity epidemic. But according to a new study in the Journal of the American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 92 percent of 364 measured restaurant... Read more
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Medical News Today
Most restaurants serve oversized, high-calorie mealsEating healthily when dining out can be a mammoth challenge; with all the delic
Most restaurants serve oversized, high-calorie meals
Medical News Today / Posted 21 days ago
Eating healthily when dining out can be a mammoth challenge; with all the delicious - albeit high-fat - foods to choose from, a salad is not quite so tempting. But it is not just the types of foods served that makes healthy eating difficult in... Read more
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FOX News
10 ways to have a healthy pregnancy if you're overweightEvery woman wants to have a healthy pregnancy, but being obese puts moms and th
10 ways to have a healthy pregnancy if you're overweight
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
Every woman wants to have a healthy pregnancy, but being obese puts moms and their babies at an increased risk for a host of complications including gestational diabetes, preeclampsia and miscarriage, not to mention that it can make labor and... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten-free. After a
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 26 days ago
For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten-free. After all, your neighbor said it's her secret for shedding pounds and having that healthy, happy glow. Or maybe you need a quick reboot after all that holiday eating and... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten-free. After a
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?
The Fremont Argus / Posted 26 days ago
For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten-free. After all, your neighbor said it's her secret for shedding pounds and having that healthy, happy glow. Or maybe you need a quick reboot after all that holiday eating and... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After a
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?
Inside Bay Area / Posted 27 days ago
For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After all, your neighbor said it's her secret for shedding pounds and having that healthy, happy glow. Or maybe you need a quick reboot after all that holiday eating and... Read more
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FOX News
Fruits and vegetables that aren't really that good for youMany dietary know-it-alls would have you believe that all it takes to drop a fe
Fruits and vegetables that aren't really that good for you
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
Many dietary know-it-alls would have you believe that all it takes to drop a few pounds is to switch from a meat-heavy diet to one full of nothing but fruits and vegetables, as if losing weight were no more difficult than passing up a burger in favor... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After a
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?
Silicon Valley / Posted 28 days ago
For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After all, your neighbor said it's her secret for shedding pounds and having that healthy, happy glow. Or maybe you need a quick reboot after all that holiday eating and... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After a
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 28 days ago
For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After all, your neighbor said it's her secret for shedding pounds and having that healthy, happy glow. Or maybe you need a quick reboot after all that holiday eating and... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After a
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?
The Fremont Argus / Posted 28 days ago
For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After all, your neighbor said it's her secret for shedding pounds and having that healthy, happy glow. Or maybe you need a quick reboot after all that holiday eating and... Read more
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The Daily Review
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After a
Seven 2016 diet trends: What's smart, what's myth?
The Daily Review / Posted 28 days ago
For your New Year's resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten free. After all, your neighbor said it's her secret for shedding pounds and having that healthy, happy glow. Or maybe you need a quick reboot after all that holiday eating and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
University of Maryland nutrition clinic uses video to help underweight childrenWhen Ashley Boyd's daughter Autumn Greer was about 3 months old, she stopped gr
University of Maryland nutrition clinic uses video to help underweight children
Baltimore Sun / Posted 1 months ago
When Ashley Boyd's daughter Autumn Greer was about 3 months old, she stopped growing and gaining weight despite what appeared to be a healthy appetite. "It was scary because it seemed like I was doing the right things that I usually did with my... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Study finds plant-based diets lead to weight lossEvidence that vegetables – the more the merrier – are good for you is legion. A
Study finds plant-based diets lead to weight loss
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Evidence that vegetables – the more the merrier – are good for you is legion. And here’s more: Researchers who analyzed studies of people put on vegetarian or vegan diets found that they lost more than seven pounds regardless of calorie counting or... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Study finds plant-based diets lead to weight lossEvidence that vegetables – the more the merrier – are good for you is legion. A
Study finds plant-based diets lead to weight loss
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
Evidence that vegetables – the more the merrier – are good for you is legion. And here’s more: Researchers who analyzed studies of people put on vegetarian or vegan diets found that they lost more than seven pounds regardless of calorie counting or... Read more
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Yahoo News
60-Second Weight Loss Tips Celebs Swear By January 5, 2016 3:31 AM By Dana Leigh Smith They’ve got cash to burn, but e
60-Second Weight Loss Tips Celebs Swear By
Yahoo News / Posted 1 months ago
January 5, 2016 3:31 AM By Dana Leigh Smith They’ve got cash to burn, but even so, most of them employ fast, simple weight loss tricks to keep their bodies in envy-worthy shape. Don’t believe it? To prove... Read more

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