Look out America, here comes egg and bacon in a glazed doughnut

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Even as fast-food chains tout their healthy offerings, they’re also coming up with fatty new treats to keep customers interested. Case in point: Dunkin’ Donuts is adding a doughnut breakfast sandwich to its national menu this week. 

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'It's got to be crispy': Woman, 105, says bacon key to longevity 

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Three slices of bacon a day keep the doctor away. 

At least that’s been the case for 105-year-old Texas woman Pearl Cantrell, who credits her daily dose of sizzling pork for her longevity.

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Some so-called ‘dude foods’ may not be so bad

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Fellas, some of those bad foods you love, but are told to shun may actually be OK for most of you.

Instead of banning giant sugary sodas because we’re incapable of controlling our liquid portions or never allowing a bacon strip to pass our lips, men should learn to evaluate the merits of food, recognize moderation, use whole fresh foods and decrease their overall intake of processed products, says Nicolette Pace, a registered dietician in the New York City area.

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'Bacon shortage' is a fat load of bull

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Don’t worry, no one is coming for your BLT.

Even though headlines for the past couple of days screamed, “Bacon shortage!” (including one of our own) and social media blew up with jokes about the impending “porkocalypse,” it’s all a lot of oinking over nothing.

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