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In honor of the holidays, here is a nut that we often associate with the decadent dishes of this time of year: pecans. Pecans are native to the United … [Read more...] about Pecans: Health Benefits and How-To
This month, instead of looking at packaged food products, we decided to look at two items popular with healthy-food enthusiasts: flax seeds and hemp … [Read more...] about Nutrition Faceoff: Flax Seeds vs. Hemp Hearts