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Allergies: Can Your Child Outgrow Them?

An allergy is an adverse diagnosis, but it is not a sentence. Many parents are concerned that allergic reactions can be hazardous to health. Also, they wonder if allergies can restrict children from leading a full life. There is no...
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Eating to Live Part 5: Making the Choice

Choices. So many things can be said about them. The most important: that no one else can ever make your choices for you. However, that’s not to dismiss the fact that they won’t try and influence your choices. That happens...
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Eating to Live Part 4: Hungry for Truth

Making the right choices about your diet usually comes down to one simple thing: knowledge. While it’s not exactly simple, it is the biggest factor that dictates our decisions. In order to make a good resolution, one has to know...
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Eating to Live Part 3: That Is the Question

“To be or not to be.” The beginning of Hamlet’s soliloquy is the most frequently quoted line from any of Shakespeare’s work, without a doubt. We all know it is a famous question (or as its proponents prefer, THE question)....
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Eating to Live Part 2: The Solution Is in the Problem

The goal of this series is about as simple as the title makes it out to be, which is to inform individuals of the importance of eating well. Moreover, it actually attempts to illuminate the point of that new paradigm,...
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Eating to Live Part 1: Let History Be Thy Lesson

“Survival of the fittest.” The phrase was first coined by philosopher Herbert Spencer in 1864 as he drew parallels to Charles Darwin’s explanation of ‘Natural Selection,’ which remains one of the cornerstones of modern biology. Unfortunately, today it is often...
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Eating Local Part 5: Our Reason

Rea·son (ree–zuhn) – The basis or motive for an action, decision, or conviction. When asked to do something, most people require one. Even if it is not spoken aloud, we still think about the reason, and we all have one...
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Eating Local Part 4: Wellness – It’s a Lifestyle

There are few things in the world that everyone would fancy. Even some of your favorite things, be it puppies, a baby’s laugh, chocolate, or a beautiful sunset, they all have their critics. When you speak of the entire population...
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Eating Local Part 3: It’s a Balanced Equation

It’s not a myth that fresh food is better for you. And since local food is fresher, it’s better for you too. Okay, we definitely owe you the Paul Harvey on this, and there is certainly more to the story....
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Eating Local Part 2: Fresher by Nature

This week we are throwing you another reason to eat local. That’s correct; there are more benefits to explore when it comes to buying local food. This one is easy: Local food is fresher. Not to point out the obvious,...
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Eating Local Part 1: Put a Smile On

Everyone is always saying that you should buy local food. We all hear how it’s a good thing, but they never really tell you much more than that. Well, we are ones in favor of explanations, not blanket statements. For...
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The FoodInRoot Logo

A company’s logo is considered by many to be the first touchpoint a business has with a customer—like the first impression in a new relationship. It goes without saying the importance of a good first impression, or a good beginning....
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