25 Aug '11, 12am

Top 10 Healthy Cities in U.S. | Care2 Healthy Living

Top 10 Healthy Cities in U.S. | Care2 Healthy Living

Why blame the extra pounds on a lack of willpower when you can blame them on your city? According to American Fitness Index , the city you live in plays an important role in the state of your overall health. Evaluating the 50 most populous cities in the U.S., the AFI published a report by measuring 30 factors (including diet, disease rates, mortality and physical attributes of residents, as well as recreational centers available in the city). The AFI study ranked the 50 cities to “help recognize and celebrate areas of success, and bring focus to areas that need attention and improvement.” Click through to the end to see which city takes the cake (er, carrot?). The winning city may surprise you! #10 Sacramento, California Total Score: 65.3 Strengths: High number of farmers’ markets per capita High number of healthy eaters Low number of smokers Low number of people with diab...

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care2.com 24 Aug '11, 5pm

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10 Things I Learned From People Who Survive Cancer | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 23 Aug '11, 6pm

When I interviewed women who had survived breast cancer for my art project The Woman Inside , I noticed that they all shar...

Can "Fat Taxes" Keep Us Healthy? | Care2 Healthy Living

Can "Fat Taxes" Keep Us Healthy? | Care2 Health...

care2.com 24 Aug '11, 3pm

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10 States Most at Risk Of Disaster | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 26 Aug '11, 12am

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Farmers' Market Essentials | Care2 Healthy Living: Every year, as the summer starts to come to a close, those of...

Farmers' Market Essentials | Care2 Healthy Livi...

care2.com 25 Aug '11, 5pm

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10 Animal Heroes | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 9pm

1. A wild dolphin in New Zealand waters helped a stranded whale out of a small body of water when the whale could not get ...

5 Healing Herbs for Tea | Care2 Healthy Living

5 Healing Herbs for Tea | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 24 Aug '11, 10pm

By Colleen Vanderlinden, Planet Green Few things say “summer” like a refreshing glass of iced tea . While traditional iced...

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care2.com 21 Aug '11, 1am

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care2.com 21 Aug '11, 5pm

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Is “Environmentalist” A Dirty Word? | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 21 Aug '11, 4pm

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Top 15 Causes of Death | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 30 Aug '11, 1am

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Top 10 Electric Cars Most Likely to Succeed | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 01 Sep '11, 12am

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How Soda Affects Health | Care2 Healthy Living

How Soda Affects Health | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 22 Aug '11, 12am

I’ve been warning readers of the dangers of soda since I started Mercola.com, well over a decade ago. Since then, science ...

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care2.com 20 Aug '11, 7pm

Melissa Breyer is the Senior Editor for Healthy and Green Living. She is a writer and editor with a background in sustaina...

My 10 Trans-season Wardrobe Essentials

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karencheng.com.au 26 Aug '11, 2pm

Today I woke up, I looked at my wardrobe and I was bored of wearing bright colours. Maybe it was the weather. Maybe I had ...