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Safeguard Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

Thanksgiving dinner usually ends with a lot of leftovers for days. To keep your food fresh and your stomach happy, be sure to follow the 2-2-4 formula for reusing leftovers.

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Despite her excellent soup recipe, Garrett disapproves of making such a huge spread that the leftovers go on all week. "If there is too much food, people will eat too much," she cautions. "A serving of turkey is 3 to 4 ounces."

I wasn't going to include that. Darn.

Star Lawrence is a medical journalist based in the Phoenix area.

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Reviewed on November 29, 2004

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