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Spicy Carrot Salad Recipe | The Atria Kitchen


Posted on August 29, 2014 by Connie Dow


Since the most recent market reports indicate that carrots are still at a great quality and price, we wanted to feature a simple and delicious recipe for spicy carrot salad. Just one serving contains 380% of the adult daily requirement for vitamin A. If you don’t like things spicy, you can decrease or eliminate the chili paste. This recipe would be great served alongside grilled chicken or fish.

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Five Brain Foods That Boost Memory – Atria Senior Living Blog

5 Brain Foods That Boost Memory


Posted on August 1, 2014 by Beatrice Huston


Culturally speaking, we place a great deal of emphasis on physical health and the actions we take to keep our bodies healthy. But what about our brains?  As some of us age, we experience a decline in cognitive ability, memory loss and a general lag in mental processing. So, it is important to focus on not only how we keep our bodies healthy, but also our brains.

A simple place to start is with your diet. (more…)


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