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Spark It or Scrap It: Is Emergen-C a Cold Knockout?

Can you keep a cold at bay with a vitamin C-packed, powered drink?
Posted 1/11/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 24 comments   14,020 views
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5 Christmas Drinks From Around the World That You'll Love

We've put together 5 recipes for our favorite Christmas drinks around the world: Hoppel-Poppel, Feuerzangenbowle, Coquito, Wassail and Cold Duck Punch. Happy Holidays!
Posted 12/21/2015  12:00:00 AM By: Joe  : 5 comments   13,422 views
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Seasonal Beer vs. Christmas Cookies: Which Wins the Holiday Calorie Conundrum?

Should you skip or splurge on holiday cookies and beer? Learn the calorie counts of some popular Christmas beers and their cookie counterparts.
Posted 12/10/2015  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 8 comments   15,865 views
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Sugar Showdown: Hard Cider vs. Junk Food

Although cider beer is gaining in popularity, it may not be as healthy as you think. Learn how the sugar content of hard cider and your favorite junk foods compares.
Posted 11/5/2015  12:00:00 AM By: Jen Mueller : 16 comments   23,221 views
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3 Tips for Healthy Summer Hydration

Staying well-hydrated not only quenches your thirst, but it can also help keep you energized, control hunger and enable you to stay the course to lead a balanced, active life.
Posted 7/27/2015  12:00:00 AM By:   : 19,045 views
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Simple Tweaks for Summer Weight Loss

Losing weight and keeping it off can be a challenge, especially in the summer months. But with a few small lifestyle changes, it's far from impossible!
Posted 7/17/2015  12:00:00 AM By:   : 19,365 views
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The Surprising Link Between Weight Loss and Diet Beverages

Can diet beverages really help you lose weight? One study sheds light on the subject.
Posted 7/9/2015  12:00:00 AM By:   : 37,519 views
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The Best and Worst Sips for Your Hips

What's not to love about a smoothie on a hot day? Not so fast—although they may sound innocent enough, these summer sippers could actually be massive calorie bombs in disguise.
Posted 8/14/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Melinda Hershey : 47 comments   54,915 views
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The 9 Healthiest Coffee Drinks and Smoothies

Discover which coffee drinks and smoothies are the best bets!
Posted 3/21/2013  6:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 108 comments   414,626 views
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Food Showdown: Battle of the St. Paddy's Day Brews!

Which Irish beer is the best choice for St. Patrick's Day?
Posted 3/17/2013  10:00:00 AM By: Melinda Hershey : 19 comments   15,117 views
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Burn It Off: St. Patrick's Day Beer Edition

Find out how much exercise it would REALLY take to burn off that St. Paddy's Day drink.
Posted 3/13/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 41 comments   44,614 views
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The Real Dangers of Energy Drinks

What you don't know CAN hurt you, according to SparkPeople Dietitian Becky Hand. Find out why she believes that energy drinks are anything but harmless.
Posted 2/15/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Becky Hand : 33 comments   27,983 views
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10 Light Beers to Toast with This New Year's Eve

When you toast the new year this weekend, pick a drink that's not going to weigh you down.
Posted 12/27/2012  12:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 84 comments   38,805 views
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10 Cocktails with 150 Calories or Less

Ring in the new year with one of these slim drink choices!
Posted 12/26/2012  12:00:00 PM By: Nicole Nichols : 53 comments   755,047 views
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The Cost of a Cocktail: Up to 18 Pounds a Year

According to a new study, many of us are consuming 300 calories of alcohol daily! Find out exactly how those sippable calories can impact your waistline.
Posted 12/21/2012  12:00:00 PM By: Becky Hand : 29 comments   28,579 views
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