13 Sep '11, 4pm

Negative Health Effects of Soy | Care2 Healthy Living

In the early 1990′s, soy and soy products exploded onto the supermarket scene with promises of bountiful health benefits. This “new miracle food,” soy, was supposed to lower cholesterol, take the heat out of hot flashes, protect against breast and prostate cancer and offer a filling alternative to earth-loving vegetarians. The problem with these claims? Many of them are false. While some types of soy do have health benefits, it’s important to be aware of some of the potential negative effects as well. For you vegetarians out there staring at the screen in open-mouthed shock, fear not. There are plenty of other healthy vegetarian alternatives , which I will discuss later in this article. What was once considered a minor industrial crop back in 1913 now covers over 72 million acres of farmland. But first, let’s examine the dangers and side effects of soy protein isolate and ...

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Health Benefits of Walnuts | Care2 Healthy Living

Health Benefits of Walnuts | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 14 Sep '11, 3pm

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Expanding The Definition Of "Health" - Care2.com

Expanding The Definition Of "Health" - Care2.com

care2.com 14 Sep '11, 4pm

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Rhino Horn Has No Health Benefit | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 16 Sep '11, 3pm

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Green Your Purse | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 15 Sep '11, 3pm

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Green Dry Cleaning | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 17 Sep '11, 3pm

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care2.com 15 Sep '11, 12am

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Top 5 Reasons to Care About Your Dog's Health | Care2 Healthy

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care2.com 16 Sep '11, 1am

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Secondhand Smoke Harms Pets | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 13 Sep '11, 1pm

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sg.news.yahoo.com 16 Sep '11, 4am

By Bea Johnson for Yahoo! Singapore Your hair, like your skin, reflects your body’s health. If you are not following a hea...

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care2.com 17 Sep '11, 1am

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Meditation for Beginners | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 15 Sep '11, 10pm

By Jill Lawson for DietsInReview.com To meditate is to disengage from a seemingly ever-present mental chatterbox and refle...

Fantastic Cat Facts | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 18 Sep '11, 1am

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Bob Harper: Healthy body, healthy Earth: A healthy lifestyle is all about taking care of yourself and the planet...

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mnn.com 15 Sep '11, 7pm

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Natalie Merchant Plays for Breast Cancer Research

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care2.com 14 Sep '11, 10pm

On October 22nd, Natalie Merchant will perform for an annual Pink October fundraiser benefiting breast cancer research at ...