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African Lake Literally Turns Animals Into Stone!!

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African lake literally turns animals into stone!

There is a magical lake in Northern Tanzania, Africa.

It's called Lake Natron and it can literally turn any animal that touches it to stone!!

Seriously, this sounds like a fairytale but it's not!

The lake gets its name from natron, a natural compound that's mainly made of sodium carbonate and some baking soda.

When animals swim through it, they eventually become calcified, effectively turning to stone!

Photographer Nick Brandt captured images of these petrified creatures for his new book, Across the Ravaged Land.

Brandt found several bird carcasses dead along the shoreline of the lake, so he posed them and snapped some pics, saying:

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Long John Silvers' New Unhealthy Meal Seems Like A Bad Business Plan!

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We say that Long John Silver's new menu item — the Big Catch — is a bad business plan, because it's so unhealthy that it really seems like they're trying to kill you! If you're dead, you can't buy their food, so that's bad for business!

LOLz!

How bad is it?

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Halloween 2012: 7 Candies To Avoid!

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Quick, what's the best part of Halloween?

The costumes, right. Exactly, that's what we were thinking too… Ha!

Well, the other best part of Halloween is the treat part of Trick Or Treat — when you're a kid, this is the epitome of the Holiday. For parents, this means you can have your kids do all the candy looting for you!

Of course, with lots of candy comes a great health responsibility: don't over-do it. If you can avoid these SEVEN deadly candies, you can indulge in a little more from the others.

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Boston Market Donates To Ryan Sheckler's Charity

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Boston Market is on a roll!

We refuse to make a bad sandwich pun. LOLz!

As we previously mentioned Boston Market already removed salt shakers from their tables and lowered the sodium in their foods.

Now they're donating big bucks to charity.

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Boston Market Removes Salt Shakers From Tables!

Filed under: DietsFoodHealthFast Food

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We've previously mentioned that despite all the information out there, Americans are still eating too much salt!

And it's not always our fault!

Most of our sodium comes from restaurants and processed foods, so we don't even know how much salt we're eating.

Well, thankfully some restaurants are trying to save us from ourselves. Mainly Boston Market!

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Stop Eating So Much Salt!

Filed under: FoodHealthFast Food

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We know salt makes things taste really good. We know.

But so does fat and MSG but that doesn't mean they're good for you.

The USDA recommends we get a max of

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Healthy Food Is Becoming Good For Your Wallet Too

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Everyone out there who claims that healthy food is just too expensive to buy can stop using that as an excuse now.

You literally have no excuses left to get into shape!

A new study is showing that new calculations are being used, replacing outdated data.

Here's what one researcher said:

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