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Ohio State University researchers have found that a fatty acid in grapeseed oil reduces heard disease and diabetes better than olive oil. (Photo: Getty Images)

So Long EVOO

Grapeseed Oil May Cut Heart Disease, Diabetes Better Than Olive Oil: Study The risk of developing heart disease and diabetes may be lowered by a diet higher in a lipid found in grapeseed and other oils, but not in olive oil, a new study suggests. Researchers at The Ohio State
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A Mayo Clinic study showed energy drinks could lead to heart problems. (Illustration: Sam Wooley)

New Study

Energy Drinks May Cause Heart Problems We’ve all heard that “Red Bull give you wings,” but could it and other energy drinks like Monster, Rockstar and 5-Hour Energy also give you a heart attack? Some say the caffeine-packed drinks give them energy, but for
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School lunches have more fruits, vegetables and whole grains and less sodium than in 2000. (Photo: Guiding Stars)

Lunch Time

School Lunches Are Getting Healthier The amount of whole grains and fresh fruits and vegetables offered in school meals is up and sodium is down, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released last week. “Schools play a critical role in demonstrating
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