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Holiday Food Myths Busted

Remember that old television show called MythBusters? It focused on popular beliefs, old wives tales, internet rumors and other …

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Mindful Eating

The Holiday Challenge has started! The challenge is to maintain our weight during the holiday season. This is a …

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Holiday Survival Tips

The holidays can challenge even the healthiest eaters. We’re offering up a few tips that can help you get …

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Pumpkin the Med Way

N.C. Cooperative Extension Service and NC State University has a wonderful educational program called Med Instead of Meds. This …

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Ferment That

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Put It In a Bowl

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NC State Pesticide School

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