9 Weird Food Cures

Beat everything from hangovers to colds with the right organic foods.

By Emily Main

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9 weird food curesWay back when Hippocrates was telling his compatriots to “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food,” he wasn’t just talking about laying off the ancient Greek equivalent of Twinkies. Pretty much every day-to-day health ailment can be cured with a healthy diet. He knew it then, and we know it now—we just prefer to take the easy way out and reach for a pill bottle or make an appointment with an M.D. That gets expensive, not to mention inconvenient, especially when the answer for what ails you—whether it's PMS or a mild case of the blues—is no further than your refrigerator.

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