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Happy & Healthy 2012!
Vol. XXIII, No. 1

Take care of your ticker by dining at one of the heart-healthy Restaurants around the Country


Too many indulgences over the holidays? Take heart this month and take a hard look at your diet. Eating out can take a toll on one's health, but by eating at one of these heart-healthy restaurants, you will benefit your ticker and your waistline!

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Our list of yoga retreats runs from an ashram in the Bahamas to the ultimate luxury in ecotourism


Kick-start your new health regimen for 2012 with a stay at one of the Top 10 Health Resorts in the World, featuring wellness centers from Italy to Africa to Thailand.

If you can't part with your yoga mat and prefer downward dogs to detox, check out our list of the Top 10 Yoga Retreats, ranging from relaxing escapes suited for beginners to intense retreats for seasoned practitioners.

But if only a good liver flush, raw food and colon cleanses will do, our collection of the Top 10 Detox Spas offers luxe locales for complete health overhauls.

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Wine offers a number of health benefits!


Love wine? It loves you back! Learn more about the benefits of wine, from preventing heart disease to slowing down the effects of time on the body.

Also consider adding ginger to your diet, an ancient root that has been used for centuries due to its health-pomoting properties.

Give your hair a health makeover! Find out what to eat for gorgeous tresses! We asked Natasha Sunshine-Antonioni of byu-ti Hair Therapy Salon in Santa Monica.

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Coming in February 2012: Romantic Restaurants, Hotels, Destinations and more!

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