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Which Fruits and Veggies are in the New Dirty Dozen?

Which conventional fruits and vegetables contain more pesticide residue? Which ones have the least? There's a new list out that tells you just that!
Posted 4/21/2016  12:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 115 comments   58,862 views
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FDA Snack Attack: Are Kind Bars Unhealthy?

The FDA has claimed that some varieties of Kind Bars are not healthy, demanding that the bars change their labeling. Will you continue to buy them?
Posted 4/16/2015  9:00:00 AM By: Melinda Hershey : 32 comments   22,015 views
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People 'Half Their Size' Issue Features SparkPeople Member's 177-Pound Weight Loss *

Brandy is an awesome SparkPeople Motivator who lost 177 pounds and has kept it off for several years. Check out her debut in People magazine!
Posted 6/6/2014  5:00:00 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 40 comments   45,441 views
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Just How Healthy Are Burger King's New Low-Cal 'Satisfries'?

Are Burger King's new Satisfries really a healthy option? We look at the nutrition facts behind these reduced-fat fries.
Posted 10/4/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Megan Patrick : 48 comments   40,539 views
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The 12 Most Inspiring Quotes from Diana Nyad

At 64 years old, Diana Nyad swam for 53 straight hours from Cuba to the Florida Keys--all without a shark cage. Here are some of her best words of wisdom to live by!
Posted 9/4/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 45 comments   55,654 views
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Should Obesity Be Classified as a Disease?

The AMA recently voted to classify obesity as a disease. What do you think?
Posted 6/19/2013  6:00:00 PM By: Megan Patrick : 140 comments   29,386 views
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What is Your True Size?

Do find it more frustrating to go clothes shopping today than it was just a few short years ago? Does a size on the tag determine how much you are willing to spend for an item?
Posted 5/24/2013  12:00:00 PM By: Nancy Howard : 748 comments   81,245 views
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Do Packaged Diet Foods Really Result in Better Weight Loss?

Do pre-packaged diet plans really work and, even if they do, can you keep the weight off eating real food?
Posted 5/11/2013  12:00:00 PM By: Megan Patrick : 46 comments   35,673 views
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What Motivates You to Exercise?

Do short-term or long-term factors help motivate you to exercise? Share what motivates you to get and stay active!
Posted 5/10/2013  12:00:00 PM By: Denise Tausig : 317 comments   44,474 views
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The 10 Healthiest Foods You've Never Tried

I recently saw a list of the 10 Healthiest Foods You've Never Tried. How many have you eaten?
Posted 3/10/2013  6:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 713 comments   224,832 views
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McDonald's Posting Nutrition Info in All Restaurants

Making nutrition-minded choices just got easier! Learn more about the exciting announcement and nationwide changes coming to a McDonald's near you.
Posted 10/1/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 41 comments   14,409 views
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Schools Putting Healthier Lunch Options into Action

Districts all over the country are updating school lunch menus and adding healthier options. Learn about some of the exciting developments and tasty lunchline offerings.
Posted 9/24/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 16 comments   8,988 views
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Poll: Should Physical Inactivity Be Considered a Medical Condition?

Physical inactivity has increased over the years and is being labeled as a pandemic, but should it be considered a medical condition? Let us know what you think!
Posted 9/13/2012  6:00:00 AM By: Denise Tausig : 100 comments   24,438 views
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Should You Believe the 'Organic Isn't Healthier' Study?

News outlets have been reporting on a recent study that claims organic food isn't any better for you. Should you save your money? Read this first!
Posted 9/7/2012  6:00:00 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 144 comments   35,474 views
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How Prevalent is Obesity in Your State?

The latest nationwide obesity prevalence map has been released. Where does your state fall in the national rankings?
Posted 9/3/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 27 comments   11,601 views
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