Good News: Food Insecurity in the U.S. Is Down for the First Time in 5 Years
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Good News: Food Insecurity in the U.S. Is Down for the First Time in 5 Years

For years now, the United States Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service has released an annual report on the state of hunger in America. Since the height of the recession in 2011, th...

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Farm-Raised vs. Wild-Caught Salmon: What's the Difference?
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Farm-Raised vs. Wild-Caught Salmon: What's the Difference?

Salmon is one of the most popular varieties of seafood, and for good reason: it’s hearty, mild in flavor, versatile, and pretty simple to cook.

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Monsanto May Be Going Away—Here’s Why That Could Be a Bad Thing
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Monsanto May Be Going Away—Here’s Why That Could Be a Bad Thing

A year or two from now, Monsanto—that company millions of Americans love to hate—may be nearly unrecognizable. In fact, there’s a small chance that the name “Monsanto” might not even exist anymore....

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Why Ocean Warming Might Be the Biggest Threat to the Food Supply
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Why Ocean Warming Might Be the Biggest Threat to the Food Supply

Calling it “the greatest hidden challenge of our generation,” the International Union for Conservation of Nature this month released an alarming and exhaustive report on a little-known effect of gl...

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1 in 5 Pieces of Seafood May Be Mislabeled, Says New Oceana Report
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1 in 5 Pieces of Seafood May Be Mislabeled, Says New Oceana Report

Our nation boasts a shockingly diverse array of delicious seafood. From flaky North Atlantic cod to delicious gulf shrimp, Southern catfish to salmon from Alaska and the Northwest, we Americans lov...

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5 Pocket-Sized Gadgets That'll Help You Eat Healthier
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5 Pocket-Sized Gadgets That'll Help You Eat Healthier

Maybe you do it for social justice, or environmental sustainability, a food allergy, or some other reason. For those of us who endeavor to eat conscientiously and in line with certain values—whatev...

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As Italy Limits Monsanto’s #1 Herbicide, the U.S. Relaxes Restrictions
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As Italy Limits Monsanto’s #1 Herbicide, the U.S. Relaxes Restrictions

The hits on Monsanto’s top-selling herbicide just. keep. coming.

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5 Easy Meal Ideas to Get Your Kids to Eat More Veggies
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5 Easy Meal Ideas to Get Your Kids to Eat More Veggies

My kids aren't the pickiest eaters in the world—but they have their days. Sometimes getting them to eat their colorful veggies just isn’t worth the fight. Which is why, in my house, we have a lot o...

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Does Taxing Soda Decrease Consumption of It? Yes, According to a New Study
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Does Taxing Soda Decrease Consumption of It? Yes, According to a New Study

Packed with chemicals, added sugars, and artificial flavors, soda is basically the opposite of a health food. Consumption of colas and sugary beverages  has been linked to serious health risks like...

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The Tricky Thing About Labeling Foods as 'Locally Grown'
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The Tricky Thing About Labeling Foods as 'Locally Grown'

We’re living in an age of conscious consumption. For many of us, settling for the cheapest, quickest option doesn’t cut it; we want to know that our purchases are not contributing to economic or en...

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5 Surprising Places You'll Find Fast Food—From the Olympic Village to the Skies
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5 Surprising Places You'll Find Fast Food—From the Olympic Village to the Skies

These Olympic Games have not failed to surprise us, have they? The thrills of the races on the track or in the pool … the unexpected world records and medalists … the athletes who were expected to ...

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5 Reasons Why Shopping at a Farmers Market Helps Save the World
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5 Reasons Why Shopping at a Farmers Market Helps Save the World

Your weekly trip to the farmers market might feel like another mundane errand, but it's really much more important than that.

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Moon Juice Cinnamon and Rose Smoothie Bowl Recipe

Moon Juice Cinnamon and Rose Smoothie Bowl Recipe

If you’ve been following wellness trends, you might have come across Moon Juice’s Sex Dust, an adaptogenic blend of herbs believed to increase creativity and vitality. It's the secret ingredient in...

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Envisioning a Biodynamic Future With Crofter’s

Envisioning a Biodynamic Future With Crofter’s

When the USDA Organic seal was introduced in 2000, it quickly gave consumers a clear way to differentiate pesticide-free fruits and veggies with their sprayed counterparts. Now, the sheer variety o...

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Your Guide to Paleo with Real Simple Good

Your Guide to Paleo with Real Simple Good

Justin and Erica Winn, the creators behind Real Simple Good, are the perfect match. When they first began dating, their paths were heading in very different directions, but one thing brought them t...

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