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Fish is good for you. Everyone says the protein, vitamins, minerals, and omega-3 fatty acids are supremely beneficial for human health. We've heard about the dangers of mercury and other heavy metals in fish. But a quieter issue is farmed fish. It is definitely different than wild fish in many ways. The overwhelming majority of [...]

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Most of us in North America can get apples all year, from as far away as New Zealand and Chile, if necessary. But autumn is the apple-est time of year to get a large variety of more local apples--they are grown in every state. In 1905, a book entitled Nomenclature of the Apple: A Catalog of [...]

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Noooooo! Summer can't really be over--so soon! Yes, boys and girls in the Northern Hemisphere, summer is officially over. Children are back at school and germs are rubbing their little whatevers together just waiting to pounce with the shortening days. But we'll be ready! Following are must-have home remedies for the most common nastiness of [...]

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Osteoporosis is a common condition that develops as we age. The elements of bone begin to decay, making them brittle and susceptible to fracture. "Osteoporosis" means "porous bone". Breaking a bone is a serious thing for older people: they are slower to heal and movement is often restricted. Women are more likely to experience bone [...]

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