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How to safely eat cookie dough

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recently issued a warning against eating raw cookie dough. Despite its potential dangers, people still want to eat it. To safely eat cookie dough, consider making it yourself using safe recipes or buying edible cookie dough from brands like DŌ and Edoughble. Bad news for anyone who likes […]

As Climate Changes, Is Eating Raw Oysters Getting Riskier? : The Salt : NPR

Thomas “Uptown T” Stewart (left), has been shucking oysters at Pascal’s Manale restaurant for more than 30 years, about as long as Paula (middle) and Brent Coussou have been going there. Travis Lux/WWNO hide caption toggle caption Travis Lux/WWNO Thomas “Uptown T” Stewart (left), has been shucking oysters at Pascal’s Manale restaurant for more than […]

Foods to Keep Away From Your Dog

As dog lovers, we want to spoil our furry members of the family all the time. Especially when it comes to sharing the things we love with them. Unfortunately, not everything that is good for us is good for our pets too. Listed below is a series of foods to keep away from your dogs. […]

7 Health Benefits of a Low Carb Diet

When people turned to a low carb diet, it was because they had become popular as an effective weight loss method. However, they were thrilled to discover there are also many health benefits to starting this kind of diet. Higher HDL Cholesterol (good cholesterol) HDL (high-density lipoprotein) is known as the “good” cholesterol and LDL […]

Ho, ho, ho — don’t eat raw cookie dough: CDC

The holidays are upon us and for many that means family time in the kitchen preparing delicious baked goods and maybe even licking the spoon before the cookies go into the oven. So the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) put out a warning this week to, “Say No To Raw Dough!” Dr. Todd […]

Natural Raw Diet for German Shepherd

A Raw Food, Real Food Diet for Our German Shepherd Dog It is unlikely for any dog to suffer food poisoning from raw meat, their bodies are equipped to process meat and bones fast, due to how nature designed them, with a particularly short gut. Salmonella is very rarely a factor, but when some dogs […]

Foods to Keep Your Skin Healthy and Youthful

We’ve all laughed at the expression “you are what you eat” but it’s no joke. A balanced diet will help supply the nutrients your skin needs to stay moist and supple. Here are some powerhouse foods to help your skin maintain that healthy glow. French Fries, Anyone? Sorry, it’s not French fries but one baked […]