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Passionate About Health: Party Foods that won’t Add Inches (or Dullness) – Festive Tossed Salad

DRESSING

1/3 c vegetable oil
2½ T cider vinegar
1 T lemon juice
1 T finely chopped onion
¼ c sugar (or 6 pk. artificial sweetener)
1 t poppy seeds.

Blend

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Flies’ Disease-Carrying Potential May be Greater Than Thought, Researchers Say

Time to stock up on fly swatters. New study suggests flies carry hundreds of different species of bacteria, many of which are harmful to humans.

Flies can

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Mushrooms Are Full of Antioxidants That May Have Anti-Aging Potential

Mushrooms contain unusually high amounts of two antioxidants that some scientists suggest could help fight aging and bolster health, according to a team of

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Why Fewer Hours Of Sunlight Needn’t Darken Your Mood

Some people see less than 10hrs a week. Become Mr. and Mrs. Brightside with a few tips.

We go to work in the dark, exist under halogen, come home in the dark.

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New Patient Unit Designed To Improve Emergency Room Experience

Patients who require ongoing care after initial treatment in the Emergency Department may be moved into the new Clinical Decision Unit (CDU) which opened

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