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July is the best month for gathering fresh blueberries. Blueberries are one of the few truly blue foods on earth. They are all so one of a handful of frutes that is native to north America. Native Americans used blueberries for food, medicine, and to make dye for coloring cloth. The pilgrims ate blueberries, and Civil War soldiers use them to make a drink to top it all off, scientists say eating blueberrys can help fight cancer and heart disease.

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July is the best month for gathering fresh blueberries. Blueberries are one of the few truly blue foods on Earth. They are also one of a handful of fruits that are native to North America. Native Americans used blueberries for food, medicine and to make dye for coloring cloth. The Pilgrims ate blueberries, and Civil War soldiers used them to make a drink. To top it all off, scientists say eating blueberries can help fight cancer and heart disease.

 

Article by Gary Hopkins
Education World® Editor in Chief
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07/2005