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A New Study Shows Plastic Teabags Can Leach Billions of Plastic Particles Into Your Tea

A new study published on Environmental Science & Technology last month examined plastic teabags and what exactly happens to that plastic in the teabag when it’s steeped in boiling-hot water. Researchers found that a single plastic teabag leaches approximately 14.7 billion plastic particles into a cup of tea. Researchers are urging consumers to avoid plastic teabags and use only loose tea or natural teabags like those made out of paper.

15 Foods to Give Your Baby This Summer

If your baby is just starting on solid foods this summer, they are in luck! Summer brings some of the most delicious fruits and vegetables, and there is no shortage of variety for your baby to enjoy! In this article we’ll take a look at 15 fruits and vegetables that you can prepare for your baby, either as purée baby food or as finger foods.

What Makes White Asparagus White?

Have you ever seen white asparagus at your market? It’s a pretty unusual vegetable, and if you do find it, I bet the first thing you’ll notice is the price tag!

So, what is this fancy veggie? Why is it so expensive? What gives it that white color? Is it even really asparagus? Let’s get to the bottom of this culinary mystery.