'Superfood' Acai May Not Be Worth Price

The gag reflex is a strange thing. Food can trigger it, as can the suspicion you're being swindled. On first gulp, acai -- a gritty fruit drink of crushed, powdered berries -- sticks to the teeth. But the real esophageal reaction comes when downing the "cleansing" liquid -- a sickly sweet elixir concocted of every vegetable you likely hated as kid -- Brussels sprouts, radishes, cauliflower, lentils and more. Two weeks ago, my husband and I embarked on the acai diet, one that has been touted...Full Story
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