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Healthy Bones And Joints

In addition to good nutrition, exercise is a vital part of good health. A regular, active lifestyle reduces the risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and high blood pressure, and it helps lower cholesterol and control your weight. Get Moving…
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Okra: A Signature Southern Vegetable

When it comes to grocery shopping, have your produce choices become predictable? Well you might consider shaking things up this summer by adding some fresh okra to the mix. Okra is packed with nutrients that can help keep your nourished all…
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Four Nutrients That May Help Prevent Headaches

When you look around the world today, we face big headaches: environmental disasters, financial crises and political unrest. But if your own head hurts, that’s all you can focus on. Headaches affect nearly everyone at some point. Types…
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More On Men’s Health

Eating healthy is the cornerstone of good health. Unfortunately, most men are more likely to order a burger and fries than a vitamin-packed salad. In fact, to meet American dietary guidelines, men age 31-50 need to eat 350 percent more dark…
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Get Your Daily Dose of Color

Spring is ready to burst on the scene in all its Technicolor glory. For better health, you should duplicate this happy color scheme on your plate. According to a new study, America’s Phytonutrient Report, 80 percent of Americans are putting…
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Nutrition and Exercise

Fitness Facts •With regular exercise, fitness levels start to improve after 2 to 3 weeks, with measurable improvement after 4 to 6 weeks. •Most people feel better mentally after only doing a little exercise. •For aerobic conditioning,…