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Dole Is Recalling Blueberries After Parasite Contamination Concerns That Can Cause Diarrhea

Dole is recalling some cases of blueberries because of a potential Cyclospora contamination. Cyclospora is a parasite that can cause cyclosporiasis, an intestinal infection. The company made the announcement in a press release on June 25. Here's what you need to know about the blueberry recall, Cyclospora, and cyclosporiasis. What-to-Know-About-the-Dole-Blueberry-Recall-AdobeStock_280008674 . The …

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This Runner Was Banned From the Olympics Because She Tested Positive for a Steroid-But She Says It Came From Eating a Pork Burrito

Olympic runner Shelby Houlihan has been barred from competition for four years after testing positive for a banned steroid-something that Houlihan says unintentionally happened after she picked up from a pork burrito. The middle distance runner and American record holder explained the situation in an in-depth Instagram post on June …

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13 Salmon Benefits, According to Nutritionists

Integrating more seafood into your diet can be tricky, but it's probably worth the effort every now and then: The American Heart Association recommends eating fish at least twice a week for a reason. Salmon, in particular, is a good dish if you're trying to be conscious of your heart health. Below, …

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31 Vegan Candies That Everyone Will Love This Halloween

Going vegan doesn't mean you have to go without candy this Halloween. These 31 store-bought candy types—from suckers to gum to fizzy drops to caramel and peanut butter bars—taste like the regular kind. Yet they contain none of the usual vegan-unfriendly no-go's, such as honey, confectioner's glaze, gelatin, shellac, dairy, …

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These 42 Popular Candies Are Actually Gluten-Free

Gluten is a protein found in many wheat, rye, and barley products, and that can really put a damper on Halloween fun if you're allergic or have Celiac disease. But thanks to rising requests for gluten-free treats, candy companies are taking note. Here's the ultimate gluten-free candy list, including new …

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