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The Skinny On Carbs: Are They Diet Friends or Foes?

Yes. it’s possible to eat carbs and still lose weight. Here, tips for identifying smart carbs that won't sabotage your waistline.

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How to Can Food Without Contaminating It

Use these techniques to make sure your canned food contains only yummy ingredients — and no bacteria.

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Score Big: Six Game Rules for a Food-Safe Buffet

Tackling a buffet at your Super Bowl gathering? Practice these game rules and keep the runs on the field.

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How to Keep Your Food Safe During a Power Outage

Find out how long your food will keep if you lose power — and how to make it last longer.

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4 Foods that Could Lower Your Blood Pressure

Blueberries and yogurt are among the foods that may help bring your pressure down.

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Quick ‘n Healthy Super Bowl Snacks

Score a touchdown with healthier versions of these 5 finger food favs.


An Avocado a Day Helps Keep Bad Cholesterol Away

Try these five recipes to get your daily serving of avocado.

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7 Foods You Shouldn’t Eat When Pregnant and 6 You Should

Give your growing baby the building blocks she needs for optimal growth and development, while avoiding foods that could cause trouble.

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Memory Boosting Foods

Feeling forgetful? Your diet may be to blame

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Farmed Fish: Yay or Nay?

Confused about whether farmed fish is healthy for you or the environment? Here's what to know before you buy.


How Much Salt is Too Much?

Most Americans eat too much salt. So why are some new studies saying low-salt eating may be bad for you? Find out the truth about food and sodium.

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How to Cook (Safely) with Kids

Tips for having fun in the kitchen with the smallest chefs.

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5 Ways to Tell if a Restaurant Isn't Clean

Be a dining detective and sleuth out a dirty eatery.

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Blender Do's and Don'ts

11 tips on how to stay safe while you puree, liquefy, blend and mix.

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Energy Drinks: Are They Hurting Our Kids?

These popular beverages are sending kids and teens to emergency rooms in growing numbers.