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Lentils with a side of rice: the save-the-world diet?

This meal plan could rein in climate change: porridge for breakfast, rice for lunch, a dinner of lentils and vegetables, and a single hamburger every few weeks, as a treat

This meal plan could rein in climate change: porridge for breakfast, rice for lunch, a ...

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Lentils with a side of rice: the save-the-world diet?

The key is a dramatic shift in the global diet – roughly half as much sugar and red ...

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Human diet causing 'catastrophic' damage to planet – study

Shrink those distorting brain bubbles and build realistic connections to enrich life’s ...

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A neuroscientist's tips for a new year tuneup for your brain

A health official says the patient, who lives in Sweden, returned from a trip to Burundi ...

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Patient in Sweden suspected with Ebola admitted to hospital

A new research conducted for the World Economic Forum shows that efforts to replace meat ...

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Drop beef and save millions of lives, slash emissions

How different people focus their attention on an event will affect what they remember

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Why two people see the same thing but have different memories

Traffic pollution is associated with dementia, delinquent behavior in adolescents, and ...

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Air pollution may be making us less intelligent

The most beautifully constructed goals will be ineffective if they aren’t personally ...

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Making New Year's resolutions personal could actually make them stick

Research shows forgiveness helps us feel better and may help us live longer. But ...

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If someone hurt you this year, forgiving them may improve your health (as long as you're safe, too)

McDonald's announces its plan for a phased reduction of antibiotics in beef, expanding a ...

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McDonald's unveils plan for cutting antibiotics in beef