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Sweating Like a Pig
The expression "sweating like a pig" doesn't really make sense if you know anything about pigs. Like the fact that they can't sweat.

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Ants in Your Smoothie for $75

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A California brand of supplements uses exoticism and spirituality to sell its social media followers aspirational wellness with no convincing scientific evidence
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Is ghee healthier than normal butter?

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It's possible you may have stumbled upon something called "ghee" in the international section of most grocery stores, or even "clarified butter" on the pages of many culinary magazines. But what are these fats and how do they differ from normal butter?
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How did Margarine Come About?

Did you know that margarine was invented for a competition held by Napoleon III?
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