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5 Times More Americans Are Allergic To Sesame Seeds Than Thought

More Americans may be allergic to sesame than previously believed, a new study finds. As many as 1.5 million US children and adults have a sesame allergy, which is five times higher than the number of Americans that was suggested in previous research. Among those with a 'convincing allergy to...
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Many Locally Sourced Foods Are Not Local

Common wisdom dictates that when you are shopping for food at the grocery store and farmers market that when something labeled "local" that it indeed sourced from the area you are purchasing from. In fact, we're willing to spend a bit more money on products in the belief that the purchases help...
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Foods That Make You Gassy

It never fails, your body finds just the wrong time to feel bloated and gassy! A gastroenterologist says gas is a combination of two things: the air you swallow (say, by eating too quickly) and the food you eat. And while you may be able to eat a little slower to prevent swallowing air, you can be...
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How Long Can You Leave Raw And Cooked Food Out Before It Cam Be Harmful To Eat

Summer isn't summer without some sort of picnic cookout. However with our famous Florida heat, the food you are serving outside only has a limited time before it begins to spoil and become dangerous to you and your family's health. So how long is too long to keep a food at room temperature that’s...
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An Illuminated Buffet Cooler Pool Float!

You’ve got to love a company called, PoolCandy! Part of owning a pool is knowing how to bling it out for parties and get-togethers and one simple way is to add a pool float. That's where PoolCandy can help with an array of pool floats including an Illuminated Buffet Cooler ! It spans 4 feet long,...
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Should You Wait For Up To Two Hours After Eating Before Swimming?

You grandmother told you, your mom told you and chances are you are telling your kids to wait for a few minutes after eating before jumping into a pool or the ocean. But do you really need to keep kids out of the water for a full hour? Is half an hour okay? Ten minutes? The short answer is no!...
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More Than 2,800 New Words Added To The Scrabble Dictionary

Sharenting, blud and bae are among the words to be added to the board game Scrabble. The youth culture slang phrases are counted among the list of 2,862 words, which have been updated to the official Scrabble word list that already contained 276,000 words and the first update since 2015. Political...
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Are Flaxseeds Really A Gut-Shrinking Superfood?

Flaxseed has been grabbing a few headlines lately as an effective way to help you lose weight. There’s some truth about the weight-loss benefits of flaxseeds. The flax, or linseed, plant has been used for decades in making clothes but is a relative newcomer of aiding in weight loss. Flaxseeds...
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Are Flaxseeds Really A Gut-Shrinking Superfood?

Flaxseed has been grabbing a few headlines lately as an effective way to help you lose weight. There’s some truth about the weight-loss benefits of flaxseeds. The flax, or linseed, plant has been used for decades in making clothes but is a relative newcomer of aiding in weight loss. Flaxseeds...
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GCM Food Fest

The 5th GCM Food Fest presented by Allegra will take place on Thursday, April 25th from 5pm - 9pm. Admission to the 2019 GCM Food Festival is free. To ensure our festival is accessible to all audiences, meal/drink tickets will be sold a la carte for only $2 each [ CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE ]. Each...
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