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16 Veggies and Fruits You Should Grill

Grilled hamburgers and hotdogs scream summer, but did you know that you can fire up your backyard barbecue for much more than just meat? Grilling …

Low-Cal Winter Dinner Ideas

<b>Vegan Split Pea Soup</b><p>Warm up an especially chilly day with a big bowl of this vegan split pea soup. Easy to make and high in protein, this meat-free version of the classic is only 326 calories.<p><b>Toasted Quinoa and Lemon Cabbage</b><p>This lemony mix of high-fiber, protein-rich toasted quinoa and wilted …

Digital era confounds the courts

The Founding Fathers weren’t big on texting.<p>Courts have long struggled to deal with key questions at the intersection of individual privacy and ever-advancing technology with little guidance from the Constitution or from prior cases – now judges and experts are hoping that’s about to change.<p>The …

The U.S. Needs a New Constitution—Here's How to Write It

Let's face it: What worked well 224 years ago is no longer the best we can do.<p>America, we've got some bad news: Our Constitution isn't going to make it. It's had 224 years of commendable, often glorious service, but there's a time for everything, and the government shutdown and permanent-crisis …

The Sugary Fruit Paradox

A piece of fruit is more than the sum of its fiber and fructose.<p>Sugar is bad, but fruit is good. This seems like a contradiction, but every epidemiological study that has looked into it has found that higher levels of fruit consumption are associated with lower body weight and lower risk of …

Breathing Tips for New Runners

How to breathe while running to avoid exhaustion and side stitches.<p><i>Hi! I'm a new runner and I'm experiencing a problem with controlling my breathing. Though I don't feel any soreness or pain in my legs, in about 200 meters, it gets incredibly hard to breathe. It feels like my lungs are resisting</i> …

6 Sneaky Cancer Culprits

In the catalog of carcinogens, the sun is anything but subtle. It's big, it's bright, and come June, it's practically begging you to embrace those …

8 Foods We Eat In The U.S. That Are Banned In Other Countries

This brings a whole new meaning to the phrase "food poisoning." Original list found in Dr. Jayson Calton and certified nutritionist Mira Calton's new book, Rich Food, Poor Food.<p><i>CORRECTION: Some studies linked in the original version of this article were concerning unrelated issues. They have been</i> …

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Coffee and qahwa: How a drink for Arab mystics went global

<b>The Arab world has given birth to many thinkers and many inventions - among them the three-course meal, alcohol and coffee. The best coffee bean is still known as Arabica, but it's come a long way from the Muslim mystics who treasured it centuries ago, to the chains that line our high streets.</b><p>Think …

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Coffee Essentials for the Perfect Cup

Author: Mat Honan. Mat Honan Gear<p>Date of Publication: 05.21.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Welcome to the Programmable World<br>• Connected …

38 Grilling Recipes That Will Make You Want To Be Vegetarian

Hot dogs, schmot dogs. Prepare to fend off jealous carnivores trying to get in on this delicious veggie grilling action.

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What’s 2013’s “Gone Girl”? Here are this summer’s best reads

Why settle for the latest Dan Brown, when you can while away the dog days with these stylish page-turners?<p>Step away from that Dan Brown novel! Better yet, don't let summer's distractions lead you to consider picking it up in the first place. Take our advice now and you won't find yourself scanning …

We’re living in an Ayn Rand economy

<b>U.S. Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI) (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)</b><p>Over the past 20 years, corporate profits have quadrupled while the corporate tax rate has dropped by half<p>Paul Buchheit<p>May 18, 2013 12:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Ayn Rand's novel "Atlas Shrugged" fantasizes a …

Fitness protects men from cancer, even 20 years later | NBC News

Fitness can protect you from cancer -- even 20 or more years down the road, researchers report. And men who were the most fit in middle age were the least likely to die a quarter century later even if they were unlucky enough to get cancer, a new study finds.<p>Men who were the most fit at age 50 back …

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7 Health Problems Fixed by Food

Can't sleep? Got the PMS blues? Before you open your medicine cabinet, step into your kitchen. "Real, whole, fresh food is the most powerful drug on …

Just Breathe

A Band-Aid... for Your Lungs<p>It's spring. Which means that along with flowers blooming and "beach body" resolutions looming, allergies are hitting. <i>Hard.</i><p>As rates of asthma and allergies rise each year, so does the amount of money put into treatment. Breathing is about the most basic function needed …

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