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Fruit and vegetables aren’t only good for a healthy body;

They protect your mind too Date: September 16, 2015 Source: BioMed Central Summary: Eating a Mediterranean diet or other healthy dietary pattern, comprising of fruit, vegetables, legumes, and nuts and low in processed meats, is associated with preventing the onset of depression, according to research….

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Why Essentials are the Right Choice

Figuring out the right basic nutrition seems like a lot of work, right? Fortunately, we can leave that to the scientists here at USANA. They certainly know what they’re doing—and nowhere is that more evident than in the USANA® Essentials™. It all began with our…

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Pregnancy workouts:

How to exercise during pregnancy. By John Berardi, Ph.D. If you’re into fitness and contemplating having a baby, I’m sure you’re both excited and anxious.  Excited to take the journey; anxious about the weight gain and the impact pregnancy will have on your body composition…

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Exercise during pregnancy. [Infographic]

The safest, most effective ways to stay fit and healthy. By John Berardi, Ph.D. Yes, you can — and should — exercise during pregnancy. Here’s how to stay fit while keeping your baby (and yourself) safe and healthy. ++ The research is pretty clear: Exercise…

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As a Matter of Fat

Written by Matt Jaggi SEPTEMBER 10, 2015 All it takes is opening a cupboard or searching through the fridge to discover the truth: we are obsessed with low-fat foods. From fat-free salad dressings and light potato chips to low-fat frozen waffles and 100-calorie snack packs—somewhere…

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THE HORMONE DISRUPTING ADDITIVES YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT 10 September, 2015 JAMES COLQUHOUN, FILMMAKER (FOOD MATTERS AND HUNGRY FOR CHANGE) Did you know, more than 3,000 preservatives, flavorings, colors and other ingredients are added to food in the United States? Not to mention the…

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