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Should You Ever Work Out Twice In One Day?

While some say there are valid reasons for exercising twice a day, others say you're better off training hard once a day and then moving on to other things. Which is right?
Posted 10/26/2018  12:00:00 AM By: Jen Mueller : 67 comments   22,542 views
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Can CBD Oil Help You Get More Out of Your Workouts?

CBD oil is firing up controversy in some health and fitness circles. Many claim that this cannabis-derived supplement can help with fitness recovery...but what's the truth?
Posted 7/18/2018  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 70 comments   32,161 views
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Do Air Fryers Really Live Up to the Healthy Hype?

Have your fries and skip the oil, too? That's what the air fryer promises to do. Find out if this kitchen tool is worth the hype or just a bunch of hot air.
Posted 2/6/2018  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 105 comments   43,060 views
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Do Essential Oils Live up to the Hype?

Essential oils may smell good and look pretty, but do they really have any health benefits?
Posted 4/3/2017  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 155 comments   60,699 views
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Is Jackfruit the Next Big Meat Alternative?

Don't judge a fruit by its (prickly) cover: Find out why vegans and non-vegans alike are turning to jackfruit as a surprisingly delicious meat alternative.
Posted 2/6/2017  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 57 comments   723,089 views
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How 4 Natural Sugar Substitutes Stack Up Against the Real Deal

Want to cut calories without cutting out your favorite foods and drinks? Find out if our nutritionist recommends today's trendy sugar substitutes.
Posted 1/13/2017  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 71 comments   77,501 views
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Sticking It to the Pain: The Truth About Dry Needling

Does a needle a day keep the pain away? Find out what it's really like to get dry needling -- and whether it really works.
Posted 12/12/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 44 comments   40,758 views
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Is Apple Cider a Miracle Cure-All or Just an Old Wives' Tale?

Although apple cider vinegar has many purported uses, is it really the miracle cure-all it's claimed to be?
Posted 10/10/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 30 comments   68,406 views
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Freezin' for No Reason? Demystifying the Cryotherapy Craze

Can you really freeze away the pain, or is cryotherapy just a bunch of hot air? We took a closer look at this controversial cold treatment.
Posted 9/12/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 8 comments   23,594 views
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The Truth about Turmeric: Miracle Spice or Myth?

Turmeric is having a moment. Should you start stocking up to reap the health benefits of this trendy spice/supplement, or is it getting more credit than it deserves?
Posted 8/8/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 87 comments   117,165 views
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Bacon or Bust: Should You Skip Breakfast?

Should you start the morning with a meal, or wait till noon to nosh? The a.m. eating answer depends on many factors, from your hunger level to the health of your food choices.
Posted 7/11/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 41 comments   55,937 views
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Spark It or Scrap It: Can Saunas Help You Lose Weight?

Sweating your way to weight loss: Is it too good to be true, our could saunas help melt away the pounds?
Posted 6/13/2016  1:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 35 comments   59,724 views
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Spark It or Scrap It: Does Melatonin Help with Jet Lag?

Could melatonin help to nip jet lag in the bud? Find out how this natural sleep aid can reset your internal clock.
Posted 5/9/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 9 comments   40,157 views
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