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NYC Campaign Urges Snackers To Reach For More Fruits, Veggies

The campaign called “Take Me With You” will appear at bus stops, check-cashing centers and other locations around the city.

08/19/2014

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Annual Report Sheds Light On Pesticide Levels In Popular Fruits And Vegetables

A report released by a Washington D.C. watch group aimed at helping consumers make better decisions in the grocery aisle may have tarnished the apple’s healthy reputation.

04/29/2014

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5 Delicious Salads In NYC

Salad—it’s not just for rabbits, or Real Housewives. With the weather warming up, we’re reminded that beach body season is coming up quick. Looking to eat a little lighter? Here are five restaurants whose salads are worth your fork-time.

04/10/2013

Onions, garlic, ginger and honey are among the foods believed to have anti-microbial effects. (Credit: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images, www.iceculinary.com, MANPREET ROMANA/AFP/Getty Images, Stock Photo/Clip Art)

Seen At 11: Eating The Right Foods Could Protect You Against Getting Sick

New evidence was released Tuesday on how bad the flu season has gotten already, but you don’t have to get sick. Some of the best weapons to fight colds and the flu might be in your very own kitchen.

01/08/2013

Dirt Candy

Cooking On The Couch: Stone-Ground Grits

Amanda Cohen of Dirt Candy in the East Village stopped by the WLNY studios to cook up a grits with corn and greens topped with a tempura poached egg.

10/23/2012

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Tony’s Table: Tortellini And Vegetables

CBS 2′s Tony Tantillo is back in the kitchen in the latest edition of Tony’s Table. Today he is cooking up a hot plate of tortellini and vegetables. It’s the perfect meal for a late spring dinner.

06/10/2012

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5 Edible Items To Grow On Your New York Rooftop This Summer

If you are new to gardening, try these low maintenance vegetables and herbs.

04/04/2012

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Have An Endless Summer

Delicious food and drink recipes to enjoy summer produce now and all year long

08/22/2011

Take Out Food

How To Order Healthy Take-Out

As the winter continues and the cold keeps us indoors, many take the quick and easy solution to eating: ordering take-out.

02/06/2011

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NYC Students Get Healthy Eating Tips At Upstate Farm

Second graders from PS 180 boarded a bus and arrived at The Sylvia Center at Katchkie Farm, where harvested every vegetable imaginable.

10/08/2010

Gary Oppenheimer, founder of AmpleHarvest.org

New Web Site Offers Harvest Of Hope For People In Need

In the summertime, fresh garden produce is growing everywhere – even novice backyard gardeners can have a surplus of nutritious vegetables. But what to do with all that extra zucchini?

CBS 2–08/09/2010