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They have been known for thousands of years but what the native people of Mexico and a generation of hippies probably didn’t realize was just how the mushrooms worked their magic.

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Genetically modified foods (GM foods or GMOs) breed controversy so read on to see what both sides have to say about them.

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There's such thing as a good kind of cholesterol? So settle the confusion, here's what you need to know about the good, the bad, and the ugly [cholesterol].

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We have all heard it but does the 5 second rule actually work? Jillian Clarke set out to examine the five-minute rule during an internship at the University of Illinois. Read on to see what was found!

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Companies that sell yogurt often advertise its health benefits. It's sometimes even called a "superfood". What makes yogurt so good for you?

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Brushing your teeth will keep those pearly whites gleaming, but did you know that brushing your tongue is just as important?

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What's really behind the X-gene?

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Horror films love to exploit that red liquid that runs under your skin for scares, but there's more to blood than the fact that it oozes and seems to be the sign, at least in films, of the end of some innocent victim's life. So what's blood all about?

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