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2010-11-24 12:45:00

A new study suggests that eating lots of orange and dark green veggies like carrots, sweet potatoes and green beans may be tied to less disease and longer life. Scientists believe carotenoid antioxidants promote health by counteracting oxygen-related damage to DNA. Dr. Chaoyang Li of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), told Reuters Health that consumption of fruits and vegetables has long been associated with lower risks of health problems like cancer and heart...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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