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Category: Nutrition

Plant-based foods high in calcium

5 Ways to Increase the Calcium You Absorb from Plant-Based Foods

Maintaining strong bones and teeth is one of calcium’s many functions. Dairy products are top sources of calcium, but if you don’t consume dairy, plant-based calcium sources are another option. One drawback is you don’t absorb as much calcium from plant-based foods. Here are five ways, backed by science, to boost the amount of calcium your body absorbs from plant-based foods. 

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Leafy Greens

6 Easy Ways to Eat More Leafy Greens

As you know by now, eating fruits and vegetables is a good thing to do for your health. Load up your plate with leafy greens. Are you having trouble doing that? Here are 6 ways to add more green leafy vegetables to your diet to make it more nutritious.

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Spinach

5 Compounds in Spinach that Elevate It to Superfood Status

When you think of spinach, you probably think of Popeye the sailor man — and with good reason. If anyone branded spinach as a superfood, this cartoon character did. It gave him superpowers! But spinach isn’t just for Popeye, it’s for everyone who wants to look and feel their best. Spinach is a cornerstone of

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