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Has Horn of Plenty begun to run dry? Wheat, chicken and rice slowing in growth

Has Horn of Plenty begun to run dry? Wheat, chicken and rice slowing in growth Watch

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Famine is a problem that looms large in many developing nations. Such countries lack an agricultural infrastructure and are bound to the whims ...

Pesky cravings mean something! Your body is trying to tell you what it's missing: Here are some of those hidden messages

Pesky cravings mean something! Your body is trying to tell you what it's missing: Here are some of those hidden messages Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Cravings can be quite bothersome at times, but they're not there solely to bug you. Cravings are your body's way of letting you know it's missing ...

You may want to FLEE these fries - McDonald's includes silicone in the ingredients!

You may want to FLEE these fries - McDonald's includes silicone in the ingredients! Watch

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Mythbusters host Grant Imahara declared - perhaps too soon, "Potatoes, thank goodness! That's a good start," when he went to study all the ...

Do you know how dirty that bath towel really is? 'Good Housekeeping' reveals secrets to basic everyday cleaning

Do you know how dirty that bath towel really is? 'Good Housekeeping' reveals secrets to basic everyday cleaning Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

That towel you just used still looks clean, right? How dirty can your bed sheet really be? How about your phone, does it need to be cleaned?

Study: Delicious, creamy avocados are GOOD FOR YOU - and may lessen heart attack risk

Study: Delicious, creamy avocados are GOOD FOR YOU - and may lessen heart attack risk Watch

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While delicious, avocados are thought of something to avoid in a thoughtful diet. Now, doctors say that a daily avocado can help improve bad ...

Coffee to help you sleep? Counting Sheep Coffee does the unthinkable and promises a good night's rest by drinking coffee.

Coffee to help you sleep? Counting Sheep Coffee does the unthinkable and promises a good night's rest by drinking coffee. Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Trying to fall asleep at night can be a relentless battle for many people. They try everything from laying completely still in total darkness to ...

Forget the Fountain of Youth: New research discovers ibuprofen's potential to add 12 years to the human life

Forget the Fountain of Youth: New research discovers ibuprofen's potential to add 12 years to the human life Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

When people get older, people get sick. What if we could figure out why this cycle occurs, and find ways to intervene with the process? Perhaps, we ...

Get your oven mitts ready, it's time to bake Christmas cookies!

Get your oven mitts ready, it's time to bake Christmas cookies! Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Logs are burning in the fireplace and a sweet holiday tune escapes from the stereo. Christmas is here and it's time to break out those eggs and start ...

 What you've always thought about high blood pressure may be wrong! Sugars have more impact on your heart than previously presumed

What you've always thought about high blood pressure may be wrong! Sugars have more impact on your heart than previously presumed Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Lowering high blood pressure and preventing heart disease is vital; heart disease is the number one cause of premature death in the developed world.

Delicious, but not nutritious -- you may want to give up Chicken McNuggets after reading this

Delicious, but not nutritious -- you may want to give up Chicken McNuggets after reading this Watch

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What exactly goes into those great tasting - but highly suspect Chicken McNuggets by McDonalds? The world wants to know as many suspect - it ...

Do you take aspirin everyday? Uh-oh, you'd better read this!

Do you take aspirin everyday? Uh-oh, you'd better read this! Watch

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Does an aspirin a day keep women's heart attacks away, or does it merely bring along more risking medical problems? According to Healthday News, ...

This Thanksgiving,  an average person can consume as much fat as three sticks of butter

This Thanksgiving, an average person can consume as much fat as three sticks of butter Watch

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The holidays are upon us - and eating right traditionally goes out the window. Dieticians estimate that the average person gobbles up the fat ...

Magical grain: Barley enabled Tibetans to live at high altitudes

Magical grain: Barley enabled Tibetans to live at high altitudes Watch

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Remember your mother telling you to eat your oatmeal, rice and wheat so that I would "stick to your ribs" and build a healthy body? There appears ...

What could be worse than the end of the world? How about a world without chocolate

What could be worse than the end of the world? How about a world without chocolate Watch

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Some of the world's largest makers of chocolate, Mars, Inc. and Barry Callebaut are warning that an era without chocolate is rapidly approaching ...

Americans thinking healthy, and Coca-Cola and McDonald's suffer as a result

Americans thinking healthy, and Coca-Cola and McDonald's suffer as a result Watch

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It's fast and inexpensive and not good for you - and since Americans are becoming more health conscious, or desire higher quality fare, such ...

McDonald's reveals that 'pink slime' is no longer used in their food on TV tour

McDonald's reveals that 'pink slime' is no longer used in their food on TV tour Watch

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McDonald's, the world's preeminent producer of processed fast food welcomed a crew from TV's "Good Morning America" into their California plant. ...

Taste challenge: Are these America's best burgers?

Taste challenge: Are these America's best burgers? Watch

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Zagat has released a survey of the best burgers in the United States. Sure to inspire controversy and more than a little debate - all of it ...

Add a note of sophistication to your home with mood lighting

Add a note of sophistication to your home with mood lighting Watch

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An environment with full, bright lighting is good for entertaining and workaday activities. However, in order to bring a feeling of relaxation ...

Enjoy a SNEAK PREVIEW of our 72-hour sale on popular medals and jewlery!

Enjoy a SNEAK PREVIEW of our 72-hour sale on popular medals and jewlery!

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Starting Friday at midnight, Catholic Shopping .com will have a 72-hour sale that will give you 15 percent off all Bliss-manufactured items. These ...

Bring family, friends together for a sizzling pizza night!

Bring family, friends together for a sizzling pizza night! Watch

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The one food that everyone associates with fun is the Italian staple of pizza! The flat breaded concoction topped with vegetables, sauce and meat - ...

Food scale is an essential tool in any diet plan

Food scale is an essential tool in any diet plan Watch

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In any effort to lose weight, determining the calories per serving is an essential way to track food intake. A food scale can help any dieter ...

Move over quinoa! There's a new superfood in town

Move over quinoa! There's a new superfood in town Watch

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There are several new kids on the block in the world of superfoods, and many may be coming to supermarkets in the near future.

Three things that should be in every Catholic home - How many do you have?

Three things that should be in every Catholic home - How many do you have?

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One of the most enjoyable features of a home is that you get to decorate it. It doesn't matter if your home is a room, or a tiny apartment, or a ...

Tomato Pie, a Creamy Southern Treat

Tomato Pie, a Creamy Southern Treat

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By Veronica Gantley

When the first glorious vine ripened homegrown tomatoes appear in my garden, I get excited! I know that it is Tomato pie time, and soon I will be ...

The superfoods you need for healthy living, and the six you don't!

The superfoods you need for healthy living, and the six you don't! Watch

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Dietary experts and researchers from William Paterson University in New Jersey conducted a new study which compares the nutrient density of ...

Black Colonial Candle Lamp adds flair to any environment

Black Colonial Candle Lamp adds flair to any environment

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This Black Colonial Candle Lamp is sure to compliment every d├ęcor! Its sleek black matte finish makes it unobtrusive when placed with similar ...

Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

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By Veronica Gantley

It is believed a very popular Lenten tradition is the Hot Cross Bun. In Europe these buns were baked for Good Friday. 

Making sure local seafood -- STAYS local seafood, authorities move in

Making sure local seafood -- STAYS local seafood, authorities move in Watch

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In coastal towns across the United States, in both the Pacific and the Atlantic, one can see many stands offering up seafood that boasts of being ...