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  1. Including pets in your pumpkin preoccupationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    ... The oils in pumpkins' flesh and seeds are believed to support urinary health. They are also an excellent source of Vitamin A, beta-carotene, potassium and iron and may even reduce the likelihood your pet will develop cancer. Lastly, pumpkin is ...

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  2. What are the health benefits of parsley?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... grams of sugar. Just 10 sprigs provide 205% of vitamin K needs for the day, as well as 22% of vitamin C and 17% of vitamin A. Myricetin, a flavonol found in parsley and other plants, has been shown to have chemopreventive effects on skin cancer . ...

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  3. Think beyond the jack-o-lanternRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    ... Ohio State University Extension. "When you think of the orange color, you think of eye health especially with its vitamin A," she said. "Lack of vitamin A can cause night blindness." Pumpkins also contain vitamin C which help the immune system. They ...

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  4. From sweet to savory, here's how to cook up the flavor of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    ... Pumpkin is one of the most concentrated sources of the carotenoid compounds that are important to eye health. For vitamin A alone, pumpkin has almost twice the amount as in carrots. While the vitamin A works on protecting corneas from cataracts, two ...

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  5. Greenpeace Says Its GMOs Are Better Than Science's GMOs, Still Hates Golden RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... diets by directly empowering people to produce their own nutritious food. This is the real long-lasting solution Vitamin A Deficeincy VAD) affected communities need. Oddly, Greenpeace is also expected to announce it's support for a version of ...

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  6. Roasted beets can brighten up any holiday tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... bananas. Also, beets are what I like to call a two-for-one veggie. Buy the beets and get the beet greens (full of vitamin A) for free (rinse, chop and saute as you would chard). Obviously, beets stain. Perhaps easiest (meaning the least ...

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  7. 8,000 Children are visually impairedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    About 8,000 children below 15 years are visually impaired in Ghana. The major causes of childhood blindness are malnutrition, measles, vitamin A deficiency, use of harmful traditional eye medicine among others.

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  8. Ladies, Put Down That Glass Of Milk And Back Away Slowly...Read the original story

    Yesterday | JustOneMinute

    ... British experts said the research should be treated with caution because the milk in Sweden is fortified with vitamin A which could have an impact on the findings. Among the men, who were followed for an average of about 11 years, there was no ...

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  9. Life Lessons: Grow your own vitaminsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    One hundred fifty million Americans take at least one vitamin a day, spending a total of more than $22 billion each year. But instead of popping more pills every day to get vitamins and nutrients, some people are growing their supplements right outside their back door.

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  10. I love to eat squash this time of year. Is one healthier than the others?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Globe and Mail

    ... vitamin C and calcium. And it's one of the top food sources of beta-carotene, a phytochemical the body changes to vitamin A. (Vitamin A supports healthy vision and immune function.) Beta-carotene also acts as an antioxidant, protecting cells from ...

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  11. Most Americans Don't Get Enough Nutrients, But They Consume...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical Daily

    ... especially lacked these nutrients. The researchers found that many American adults fell short of consuming enough vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin D, calcium, and iron. In addition, Americans have a tendency to eat far more saturated fat, cholesterol, ...

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  12. Study on western diet and role in GI cancer fundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | EurekAlert!

    ... the liver for more than three decades. For many years, she studied how retinoic acid (a metabolite of vitamin A) worked in the liver. This line of inquiry helped illuminate the relationship between retinoic acid and bile acids, both of which ...

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  13. The Healing Touch Said Retinol-Based Cream Delays AgingRead the original story

    Tuesday | Emailwire.com

    ... Premium Retinol Age Defying Night Treatment has many ingredients. One of these is retinol which is a form of Vitamin A. Retinol works by generating cell stimulation and reshaping misshapen cells. It also makes skin vibrant and younger-looking by ...

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  14. What are the health benefits of butternut squash?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical News Today

    Butternut squash is one of the most common varieties of winter squash. Like other winter squash, it has a hard exterior and firm flesh and is chock full of vitamin A, potassium and fiber. 2 comments

  15. Antiviral herbs, vitamins, and mineralsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NewsTarget.com

    ... stop that virus in its tracks. How many of these herbs, vitamins, and anti-virals are on hand if you need them? Vitamin A, vitamin D, vitamin E, and vitamin C are all vital nutrients for the immune system, and are all known to help prevent help ...

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  16. Sweetsation Therapy launches Bio'Sensiya Nighttime MultiVitamin SerumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WebWire

    ... the effects of age and daily pollution on the facial skin. The serum is a multivitamin formulation that contains Vitamin A, B, C, D and E. These vitamins are known for their qualities to boost growth of new cells and rejuvenate the skin. The ...

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  17. How To Get A Whole-Body Workout With Nothing More Than A PumpkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Switched

    ... front of you. A cup of cooked, mashed pumpkin contains more than 200 percent of your recommended daily intake of vitamin A, which aids vision, particularly in dim light, according to the National Institutes of Health. Pumpkins are also rich in ...

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  18. Smoothie King of Cinnaminson Introduces Two New Vegan FlavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Patch.com

    ... smoothies are under 350 calories (20 oz. serving); have zero saturated fats; lactose and gluten-free; and rich in Vitamin A and C. They provide up to 11g of muscle-building, fat-burning plant-based protein and are rich in antioxidants, minerals, ...

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  19. Getting creative with squashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The London Free Press

    ... squash is one of the most nutritious cultivated foods on the planet, notes Firing, adding by volume, its level of vitamin A surpasses that of almost all other foods. Squash is high in vitamin B6, potassium, fibre, manganese and many other essential ...

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  20. Pumpkin is healthy seasonal treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Eyes can also benefit from adding pumpkin to our diet. It's a food high in beta carotene, which is converted to vitamin A in the body. Vitamin A is essential to eye health. A single cup of pumpkin contains more than 200 percent of what most people ...

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