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The Salt

A Dose Of Culinary Medicine Sends Med Students To The Kitchen WBEZ

Aspiring doctors at the University of Chicago are learning how to teach patients about healthy eating. Nutrition advocates say this kind of training is critical to fighting obesity and diabetes.

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All Songs Considered

Hear 'Sparks,' A New Song By Beach House

"Sparks" has that familiar dreamy Beach House beauty, but adds an element of chaos to the mix. "It's that moment when music and words become feeling," says singer Victoria Legrand.

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It's All Politics

13 Emails That Stood Out From The Latest Clinton Document Dump

The thousands of new emails don't reveal a "smoking gun" from the Democratic presidential candidate's time at State, but do give insight into her daily activities — and some funny daily struggles.

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Goats and Soda

Filmmaker Documents Dads Who Give Up Daughters — And Those Who Won't

Samar Minallah Khan challenges the norms in areas of Pakistan where daughters are given away as compensation for a crime or to settle a feud. She doesn't do it alone, though: Her films also give men a chance to speak out.

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