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Ask the Experts: Soursop; Pea Protein

Q: What is soursop, allegedly the next “super fruit,” and should I include it in my diet?

A: This is one fruit you might want to skip. While the soursop’s seeds contain beneficial fatty acids which may defend cells against certain cancers, according to preliminary research, more clinical trials are needed to understand

What Is “Oil-Pulling”?

Q. What is “oil pulling” and is it a healthful practice?

A. Oil pulling is a folk remedy that involves swishing a small amount of oil, usually coconut or sesame, in one’s mouth for one to 20 minutes. The oil is not swallowed, but is spit out. The practice originated in

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