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Summer Vegetable Curry

Eggplant, zucchini, chickpeas, coconut milk, and curry blend together to make this satisfying summer soup.

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Tattoos and Body Piercing Quiz

Do you know how to choose a reputable tattoo shop? What kinds of illness can stem from a body piercings? Test your knowledge about tattoos and piercing here.

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Strong Seniors: Exercise Ideas for Older Adults

Building activity into your later years helps you live longer and better.

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Buying Breast Milk Online? Beware!

If you have a need for additional breast milk, talk to your doctor first. Buying online can be risky.

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