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Orthorexia Nervosa: A Startling Look at This New Disease

Orthorexia is a new term coined for an eating disorder that doesn’t have anything to do with a fear of being fat – it’s just an obsession with sticking to a particular type of clean eating that limits one’s life in detrimental ways. Here are some stories and information on how eating right can go terribly bad.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Food Stamps

The SNAP program is surrounded by myths, such as people living in the U.S. illegally can get SNAP, but it does what it’s intended to do in spite of significant opposition — help needy families afford groceries in times of economic hardship.

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