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Why do I need fat in my diet if I'm a teen?

Daphne Oz
Health Education
Some fats are not only good for you, but are absolutely essential to proper brain function, good joint movement, lustrous hair, glowing skin, and shiny nails -- not to mention pleasure in life and eating, since fats make things taste good.
The Dorm Room Diet: The 10-Step Program for Creating a Healthy Lifestyle Plan That Really Works

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The 10-Step Program for Creating a Healthy Lifestyle Plan That Really WorksThe Dorm Room DietRevised and Updated EditionFiguring out how to eat right and stay healthy on your own can be hard! Here is...

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