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The Health Benefits of Bananas

Alan Christianson | Posted 07.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Alan Christianson

Last week, a reader asked why I included bananas in my list of good carbs for the Adrenal Reset Diet. Her confusion is understandable, since some experts claim bananas are fattening or unhealthy.

Frozen Banana Pops Are A Healthy, Delicious Way To Stay Cool This Summer

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 07.15.2015 | Taste

Summer can feel a bit challenging sometimes. It's the one time of year we have to strip down to our bathing suits in front of other human beings, so w...

There’s Just Something About LeBron And Co. On A Banana Boat

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 07.08.2015 | Sports

When normal people go on vacation, going wild means buying a neon-flavored cocktail or maybe snorkeling. But when Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade, Chris ...

5 Ways to Reawaken Healthy Habits This Summer

Sylvia E. Meléndez-Klinger | Posted 07.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Sylvia E. Meléndez-Klinger

In my humble opinion, summer is the perfect time to start mastering some healthy habits. Whether you're looking for adventures or a few delicious recipes, summer is the perfect time to kick new life into your daily habits.

The Best Banana Dessert Only Has 3 Ingredients

Food52 | Posted 06.19.2015 | Taste
Food52

Simple is powerful.

3 Mistakes You Are Making in Storing Fruits and Vegetables

John Whyte, M.D., MPH | Posted 06.04.2015 | Healthy Living
John Whyte, M.D., MPH

Most people unpack their shopping bags and put everything in the refrigerator. In theory, that seems like a good idea, doesn't it? Then why do we find a few days later our fruits and vegetables are limp, shriveled, or worse yet rotten? What went wrong?

A Delicious Way To Use Up Old Bananas

Laura Zinn Fromm | Posted 05.08.2015 | Fifty
Laura Zinn Fromm

That afternoon she made a smoothie with frozen banana, fresh ginger, spinach, pineapple, hemp seeds and chia seeds. I took a sip. My brain demanded more, right away.

Millions In Cocaine Delivered To German Grocery Stores, Plus Bananas

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 05.06.2015 | Crime

Police officers stand next to banana boxes containing cocaine in Berlin on May 4, 2015. (AP Photo/dpa, Soeren Stache) Whoops! Nearly 400 kilog...

5 Healthy Smoothie Recipes for Overripe Bananas

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 06.27.2015 | Taste
Hannah Helsabeck

Timing is everything when it comes to enjoying fresh fruit.

10 Things to Do with 'Rotten' Bananas

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.11.2015 | Taste
Maria Rodale

I was reminded about how versatile a product a rotten banana is the other week when I was in the Florida Keys and ordered a banana-orange-mango smoothie at a local health food store. The woman took a bag of frozen banana pieces out of the freezer and used them instead of ice. Of course! That just got me thinking of all the ways we can use our old bananas instead of throwing them out.

Master Your Kitchen With These Clever Hacks

HooplaHa | Posted 04.19.2015 | Taste
HooplaHa

This week, you'll learn how to hull strawberries while saving the entire berry, how one household item can keep your bananas fresh longer and and easy way to serve hard butter!

Peanut Butter Lovers Mousse

Helen Agresti RD | Posted 04.13.2015 | Taste
Helen Agresti RD

This easy 3-ingredient peanut butter mousse is satisfying and guilt-free.

5 Banana Recipes For Athletes

Marissa Schroder | Posted 12.27.2014 | Taste
Marissa Schroder

Bananas are an athlete staple.

Climate Change This Week: Driving Fast n' FREE on Solar, Record Rising Seas, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 12.20.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

The EV Revolution Is Here! Takeaways: If we covered the 800 million US parking spaces with solar panels, the output would be three times the US ...

The Other Amazing Use For Brown Bananas

OWN | Posted 09.17.2014 | OWN

There are endless recipes and cooking ideas for making the most of your fresh fruit, but what do you do when your ripe produce, like bananas, become d...

19 Beautiful Things To Make With Old, Mushy Brown Bananas

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.27.2014 | Taste

PSA: Do NOT throw away those overripe bananas. PSA #2: Maple Bacon Banana Donuts.

It's Time You Learn How To Make A Banana Boat

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 08.20.2014 | Taste

This dessert takes no time at all to prep, but it looks REAL fancy.

Banana Thingamajig Pumps Your Average Banana With Chocolate Filling

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 08.12.2014 | Taste

Have you ever peeled a banana and felt inexplicably forlorn? Like something was missing?

19 Healthy Essentials You Need On Your Grocery List

Kim D'Eon | Posted 08.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Kim D'Eon

Cooking tasty and healthy meals from scratch is easy and can be super-quick if you're set up and ready to go. The key to success is having your kitchen stocked to rock.

Around the World on a Wa'a

Richard Ha | Posted 08.03.2014 | Hawaii
Richard Ha

The Polynesian voyaging canoes Hokule'a and Hikianalia departed Hilo a couple days ago, headed for Tahiti on the first leg of an around-the-world voyage.

14 Foods That Aren't What They Seem

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.09.2014 | Taste

You think you know, but you have no idea.

Healthy Oatmeal Smoothies for Breakfast

Food Fanatic | Posted 06.04.2014 | Taste
Food Fanatic

Who doesn't want to pretend they're drinking a milkshake for breakfast?

I'm With Stupid: Making North Korean Barbers' Lives Easier

Todd Hartley | Posted 05.28.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Previously, the men in North Korea had been able to choose from 10 different --but still pretty similar -- state-sanctioned hairstyles (women, lucky them, were given 18 to choose from).

Gorgeous Gluten-Free Banana Bread

Food Fanatic | Posted 05.27.2014 | Taste
Food Fanatic

It's so incredibly good that you'll never need to try another gluten-free banana bread recipe.

12 Things No One Will Tell You, Not Even Your Smartest Friend.

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 05.21.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Hotchkiss

Here now, 12 things no one will tell you. Not even the smartest person you know. That is, until now. You're welcome! 1. What if I needed to eat a ban...