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    Sambazon, the pioneer of organic Amazon Superfood, today announced the first National Açaí Bowl Day will take place on April 6, 2013. In addition to Sambazon’s two Açaí Café locations in Southern California, more than 300 juice and smoothie bars nationwide are participating in...
     
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    If you have a chronic condition like hypertension or diabetes, a carefully planned diet can have a significant impact on managing your symptoms and improving your health. During National Nutrition Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages consumers to develop a healthful eating plan that is centered on...
     
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    While veterans returning from service struggle to find work, America's farmers are aging without enough young people to fill the void. However, the March issue of Food Nutrition & Science examines an organization called The Farmer Veteran Coalition (FVC) that's cultivating a new generation of farmers and...
     
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    Online exercises and other web-based tools are showing promise to enhance our memory, improve our focus, speed our thinking and achieve other gains in brain function. These same tools are also showing real promise for people living with neurological conditions, illness or other disabilities. As a trusted resource for...
     
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    The egg has been associated with festivals celebrating spring for many centuries. Decorating eggs for Easter is a tradition that dates back to the 13th century or earlier. Eggs were formerly a forbidden food during the Lenten season, and there are rituals in many countries involving painting and decorating them to...
     
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    Spring has finally sprung, and it's the perfect time of year to clean out the pantry and lighten everyday meals with delicious, nutritious ingredients. To celebrate this joyous season, The Healthy Apple blogger and culinary nutritionist Amie Valpone has created a free booklet filled with light recipes and tips...
     
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    What tasks are spring cleaners itching to tackle? Windows, blinds and curtains, and clothing, closets and drawers are at the top of the list. Ceiling fans and carpets round out the top five. These are a few of the "dirty secrets" revealed in the 2013 Spring Cleaning Survey from the American Cleaning...
     
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    Turmeric has been used in Asia for centuries for culinary and medicinal purposes. It is and has been one of the most effective natural home remedies in the East but is very quickly gaining popularity in Western countries due to its extraordinarily potent phytochemicals, anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-...
     
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    Spring is now upon us, welcoming flowers, warmer weather and of course spring cleaning. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics along with ConAgra Foods encourages Americans to give their kitchens a thorough cleaning with tips from the Home Food Safety program's HomeFoodSafety.org. "Spring cleaning is a great...
     
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    A new study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found that rebates on healthy food purchases cause people to put healthier food in their grocery carts. Led by the nonprofit research organization the RAND Corporation, the analysis examined the purchases of more than 170,000 South African households...