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  • 5 Ways to Eat Like a Dentist>>

    We talked to Dr. Euan Swan, manager of dental programs at the Canadian Dental Association in Ottawa, about eating strategies that dentists use to keep their teeth in tip-top shape.>>

  • The Power of Broccoli>>

    Find out how you can benefit your health with this leafy green veggie. Plus, get a few tips on how to serve it up.>>

  • 3 Recipes from Eva Longoria>>

    Treat your guests or your family to a delicious meal with a Mexican twist with Hollywood star, Eva Longoria's very own recipes.>>

  • 6 Ways to Prevent Obesity>>

    You may think the answer is simple: Eat less. But the usual means of weight loss people try — starving themselves or going on fad diets — simply do not work. Losing weight doesn't mean going hungry; it means eating well. Read on to find out how to do it.>>

  • The Cancer Journals: The Energy Crisis>>

    This week, Sheelagh opens up about facing the fatigue of treatment. Read on to follow along with her on her road to healing.>>

  • 5 Ways to Laugh More>>

    One supreme pleasure in life is laughter. No matter your age, wealth, race or lifestyle, things are good and life is healthier when laughter is frequent. Here are a few ways to get more healthy laughter into your life.>>

  • 7 Ways to Make Errands Less Stressful>>

    Like death and taxes, there’s no escaping having to run errands. Since they can eat up time better spent relaxing or exercising, here are a few ways to make the process quicker, less stressful and more enjoyable.>>

  • The Diabetes and Gum Disease Connection>>

    Are you a diabetic or are you at risk for diabetes? Find out why you should pay special attention to the health of your gums.>>

  • The Cancer Journals: Make My Chemo Light>>

    This week, Sheelagh's journey continues as she begins her chemotherapy treatments. Read on to learn more about her courageous battle.>>

  • 10 Ways to Boost Your Energy After Lunch>>

    While the midday fatigue is common, it’s not inevitable, especially not if you follow these tips.>>

  • The Cancer Journals: The Operation>>

    Sheelagh Perry’s compelling journal entries about her battle with cancer continue. Remember to check back every Monday to follow her on this most difficult journey.>>

  • Choosing Safe Seafood>>

    Seafood is one of nature's best sources of disease-fighting omega-3 fatty acids, but some varieties pack high levels of mercury and other toxins. Is eating fish really worth the risk?>>

  • The Benefits of Low-Fat Milk>>

    Find out why low-fat milk is loaded with health benefits.>>