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5 power salads that won't leave you hungry

March 5, 2014, 2:16 p.m.
A salad with chicken in it

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Hearty and healthy

Salads are meant to be daily rituals, touted as part of a healthy diet packed with fruits and vegetables. But what about those times you're driven to the fridge with hunger pangs? To quell a rumbling stomach, consider adding nutritionally dense ingredients, healthy grains, maybe even some protein to your next salad dish. Doing so will help you to cruise throughout the day and well into the evening hours. Try these power salads that add heft to leafy greens and are designed to keep stomachs and taste buds satisfied. (Text: Enrique Gili)