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Written by Samantha Previte, RD, LDN, CPT, Just like many other diet fads in United States, “ juicing ” [replacing meals for juice] has climbed to top of the charts, but is it actually good for you? … [Read more...] about Juicing Isn’t As Good As You May Think It is