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10 Most Absurd Fad Diets

People will go to crazy extremes to try to get slim. Would you ingest a parasite to fit into your skinny jeans?


Conventional smoking cessation programs may not be for you. So why not try alternative methods, such as hypnosis and acupuncture? When all else fails, cold turkey may be what works best in your case. Take this quiz and learn about alternative strategies for butting out.

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Ginseng: Herbal Remedies

Ginseng is used in many herbal remedies that can reduce stress and strengthen the central nervous system. It can be taken in many forms, including as a tea, powder, or capsule. Learn more about how to take ginseng and how it can improve your health.

5 Foods That Are Good for Kids' Teeth

There are a lot of great foods out there to benefit children's teeth. Getting them to eat those foods, however, may take some work.

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