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Mexican Hot ChocolateMexican Hot Chocolate


- 1/2 cup water
- 1/3 cup sugar
- 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa
- 1/2 - 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1/4 teaspoon chili powder
- 3...
roasted turkeyEight tips to avoid weight gain during the holiday season

The holidays are time of anticipation, celebration, and spending time with those we love. But for many of us, it...
Red Beet JuiceVolunteers needed for research study evaluating red beetroot juice consumption and cardiovascular health

"Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food." -Hippocrates

The Functional Foods & Human Health Laboratory in the Department of...
The many health benefits of chiles

For centuries peppers have been used for their variety of therapeutic effects. To this day, researchers are continuing to find out...

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