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Comfort foods

Everyone's idea of comfort food is different, but most can agree on a few favorite dishes. If you're craving a rich macaroni and cheese, a slow-cooked beef stew, or a warm and cozy dessert, there's a recipe here to soothe. Go ahead and indulge in these popular dishes. And if you prefer lighter versions of classic comfort food, we have those recipes, too.

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Detox Cred: Long used for healing in Asia, meaty shiitakes are one of the best foods to eat for health, boasting a special combination of antioxidants that boost immune function and lower oxidative stress in the body. Try substituting mushrooms for meat in meals -- it slashes calories and improves your well-being without leaving you hungry, according to a study in the journal Appetite.