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The Viagra alternatives: helping men rise to the occasion

The Viagra alternatives: helping men rise to the occasion – naturally Kevin Haynes Two million American men can’t be wrong–or can they? Last spring, when Viagra’s popularity reached its climax, medical authorities estimated some 300,000 prescriptions for the new anti-impotency drug were being written every week. The media was full of success stories and tales […]

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Getting to the root of beautiful hair: shiny, silky hair begins with a healthy scalp

Getting to the root of beautiful hair: shiny, silky hair begins with a healthy scalp – includes list of resources and a recipe for an herbal scalp tonic Amy O’Connor I was fresh out of journalism school and living in the Midwest when I was called to interview at a New York fashion magazine. I […]

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The greatest snow on earth: site of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games, Utah offers plenty of powder and vegetarian cuisine

The greatest snow on earth: site of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games, Utah offers plenty of powder and vegetarian cuisine – includes list of restaurants Jim Fisher Site of the 2002 Winter Olympics Games, Utah offers plenty of powder and vegetarian cuisine. Post-Christmas, the rush at most big city airports is over. But come January, […]

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8 nutritional myths: debunking accepted “truths” about your diet

8 nutritional myths: debunking accepted “truths” about your diet – Special Women’s Health Issue Amy O’Connor Recently, my favorite sitcom was interrupted with this urgent announcement from our local news affiliate: “Your daughter is at risk for a deadly disease,” intoned the anchorwoman, her face a tortured mask of worry. “Details at 10.” Anticipating a […]

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Winter greens – includes recipes, how to clean greens, and a greens glossary

Winter greens – includes recipes, how to clean greens, and a greens glossary Jill Nussinow When winter doldrums hit the salad bowl, when lettuce sports sky-high prices, when romaine turns anemic, don’t despair: The produce department boasts a wealth of dark leafy greens to perk up your plate, your nutrient intake and your taste buds. […]

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Let the eyes have it

Let the eyes have it – solutions for eye problems Emma F. Segal Too often we take our sight for granted–until we have a problem. But even then, solutions are easier, and tastier, than we might realize. When he turned 65, Jerry H., a generally healthy guy, began having trouble seeing. After a few weeks, […]

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6 big winners: the best soups from our reader recipe contest – includes recipes and cooking tips

6 big winners: the best soups from our reader recipe contest – includes recipes and cooking tips – Cover Story Kathy Farrell-Kingsley BRAVO TO ALL the readers across the country who submitted recipes for our soup contest. The response was truly overwhelming, and though it wasn’t easy choosing six winners from among the 1,000 or […]

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Allergic to good health: the right food may be wrong for you – Natural Remedies

Allergic to good health: the right food may be wrong for you – Natural Remedies – includes related articles and a list of resources Phyllis Herman For 20 years, Sariel Beckenstein, a shipping executive from New York City ate a healthful vegetarian diet; yet he suffered from a multitude of unpleasant physical symptoms, headaches, itchy […]

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No boil, less toil lasagna: skip the messy first step and proceed directly to succulent, three-layer baked lasagna – includes recipes

No boil, less toil lasagna: skip the messy first step and proceed directly to succulent, three-layer baked lasagna – includes recipes – Cover Story Nancy Ross Ryan Who Doesn’t love lasagna? And who wouldn’t make it often — if it were just possible to skip that annoying first step of boiling big slippery noodles that […]

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Aging with soul: a pioneering rabbi helps people learn to love their elders – Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

Aging with soul: a pioneering rabbi helps people learn to love their elders – Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi – includes list of resources and quotes about the aging process Karin Horgan Sullivan In a large, airy hall hidden among the rural highways that criss-cross the Hudson Valley, more than 100 people are dancing to a song […]