What Is Yerba Mate?

Yerba mate is a South American tea that's grown popular among natural health foodies. It's particularly well known for providing the caffeine buzz of coffee but without the ji (MORE)

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Is Being a Vegan Healthy?

Vegans, like vegetarians don't eat meat, fish, or poultry. But in addition, they also don't eat animal byproducts like dairy, honey, and eggs and they don't use animal product (MORE)

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Are Juice Fasts Safe?

A juice fast consists of consuming liquids including water, herbal teas, fresh fruit and vegetable juices, as well as strained broths for a certain period of time. But it's ju (MORE)

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Why Are Honey Bees Dying In Such Large Numbers?

In October 2006, beekeepers across the U.S. began to report huge losses in bee colonies. Some reported a 30-90 percent loss in hives and while some colony loss is expected, es (MORE)

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How To Avoid Preservatives In Food

Preservatives are added to food to keep them from spoiling. They keep mold, yeast, and bacteria from contaminating your food and making you sick. Preservatives, both natural a (MORE)