Aaron

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Healthy Tastes Great!

To triple-patty cheese and bread bombs we say,"No!" To all doughy cream sticks we say, "Nonsense!" To deep fried potatoes on a stick we say, "Seriously? Where can I get one of those?" No. Wait. We say, "Never!!!" But if all we did was complain about what people are eating we would be doing a disservice to our readers. Which is why we continue to…

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Carl’s Jr.: ‘Feel Good About Being Fat’

The proliferation of over-indulgent double meat, double bacon, double cheese, double bypass-surgery monster burgers across our fast-food nation has been taken to an all new level as detailed by this article in Portfolio magazine. (If you don't believe me take a look at this interactive feature.) It doesn't take a 7 page magazine article to tell us that fast-food chains from sea to shining sea…

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The Best of Mark’s Daily Apple: January 2008

While most of the country was freezing this January we were having a HOT month at Mark's Daily Apple. Thanks to you, our readers, we were all able to engage in a heated and lively debate on everything from Big Pharma to protein. Here are some of the best posts of January put together in a nice little condensed batch for your perusal. Enjoy! Orthorexia…

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Guess the Nutrition Label! Reveal

Rachel is our contest winner with the correct answer of Fruity Cheerios! Oh, Fruity Cheerios. Let me count the ways I detest thee: 1. 92% Carbs 2. Ingredient 1 = Whole Grain Corn 3. Ingredient 2 = Sugar 4. Ingredient 4 = Corn Syrup 5. Ingredient 5 = Corn Starch 6. They perpetuate the myth that dietary cholesterol is public enemy #1. 7. They use…

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Guess the Nutrition Label!

The first person to answer correctly and provide their commentary on this American breakfast dietary staple will get a free bottle of Vital Omegas - a pure Omega 3 Fatty Acid Fish Oil supplement. Don't wait! Be quick!

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Healthy Tastes Great!

This versatile veggie is great in so many ways. Grilled, boiled, baked, broiled, steamed, sauteed, pureed or, if delicate enough, simply raw - it is hard to go wrong with this delectable vegetable.

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