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Quinoa – One of Nature’s Healthiest Complete Proteins

Dr. Ben Kim preventdisease.com If you’re looking for a truly healthy, protein-rich food to anchor your diet, I highly recommend that you consider quinoa (pronounced keen wah). Called the “mother of grains” by the Incan empire, quinoa is native to … Continue reading

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Homocysteine, Folic Acid and the Heart: an Association Unravels

Alice Park TIME We may have the final word on homocysteine: higher blood levels of the amino acid don’t raise people’s risk of heart disease after all. Several decades ago, studies of children born with an unusual genetic defect, which … Continue reading

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