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Vitamin C

An Orange-Ginger Smoothie To Help Fight Cold & Flu

One thing I look forward to during the cold winter months is getting a shipment of fresh Florida oranges. Oranges have got to be one of my favorite...

Shannon Huckaby
January 10 2014

Why Vitamin C Won't Cure Your Cold (And What Will)

Contrary to popular belief, mega-doses of vitamin C are not the best way to get over a cold. While vitamin C supplementation does support the immune...

Maria Marlowe
December 11 2013

DIY Inspo: How To Stock Your Own Herbal Medicine Cabinet

A stillroom is where women used to make cosmetics, homebrews, preserves, and medicinals.

Amy Jirsa
November 21 2013

My Favorite Kitchen Ingredients For Fantastic DIY Beauty Recipes

Ever since I realized that regular store-bought beauty products contain a whole range of toxic ingredients that can do more harm than good, I've been...

Nathalie Chantal de Ahna
November 20 2013

All You Need To Know About Vitamin C

My old housemate was never real big on nutrition. One morning when we were gathered in the kitchen, he pulled a bottle of orange fruit drink out of...

Jess Ainscough
June 13 2013

The 6 Best In-Season Fruits & Veggies To Buy For Spring

Eating foods that are in season makes sense from an environmental and health standpoint.

Margaret Wertheim, R.D.
April 23 2013

5 Unique Teas With Amazing Health Benefits

Teas can be an excellent alternative to drinking coffee thanks to their low (or no) caffeine content and variety of health benefits. Some teas are...

Margaret Wertheim, R.D.
April 17 2013

Green Citrus Smoothie Recipe

Basically, it rocks. My new favorite morning treat.

Kathryn Budig
March 7 2013

10 Superfoods In One Delicious Salad: Why Tabouli Is Such A Healthy Dish

Growing up in a Mediterranean home, I was fortunate to experience the benefits of healthy eating at an early age. I came across an article that noted...