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  • 3 Reasons to Plant Greens

     
    Warmer weather brings many sensual wonders: sounds of happy birds, warmth against our skin, and the scent of freshly turned over soil. Indeed, as I walked my dog through Emmaus this week, I caught a glimpse of one urban farmer after another. They were all...
  • Older women, don't take vitamin D for bones: Panel

    Older women, don't take vitamin D for bones: Panel
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older women shouldn't take vitamin D and calcium supplements to prevent broken bones, and there's not enough evidence to say whether it would help anyone else either, says a U.S. government-backed panel. Based on two reviews...
  • Take a Cup of Beans and Call Me in the Morning

     
    A recent study out of the University of Toronto found that one cup of legumes a day was enough to keep the cardiologist away, reducing blood sugar, blood pressure, and heart disease risk in general. Fair enough, you’re probably thinking, but how can...
  • Is it time to roll the joint?

     
    Years ago, when I was a student at Penn State, a NORML activist cornered me and tried to talk me into supporting the “legalize marijuana” cause. Keep in mind that this was many years before the state of California approved the use of medical...
  • Kale is great for fall color and winter harvest!

     
    Kale is really rugged. It will tolerate frost and snow, and still lend vibrant color to your landscape. Kale will wait patiently through months of cold weather for you to harvest the nutritious leaves. In the dead of winter, this......
  • Common Lambsquarters is a tenacious weed.

     
    Master Gardener Barb sends these thoughts about one of our toughest weeds, Chenopodium album: Every summer in my perennial beds, I wage battle against the annual weed known as common lambsquarters (Chenopodium album) , also called fat hen, white...
  • National Ice Cream Month: In Virginia, ice cream saves the family farm

    National Ice Cream Month: In Virginia, ice cream saves the family farm
    As families grow, dairy farmers often realize that they need to enlarge their farming operations as well. Instead of taking on more cows and producing more milk to sell wholesale in a market with wildly fluctuating prices, some opt to add value to that...
  • 'Glades' actress: 'Exercise brings so much calm'

    'Glades' actress: 'Exercise brings so much calm'
    A&E's hit show "The Glades," which is produced largely in Broward County and features fictional agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, recently premiered its fourth season. Michelle Hurd plays the boss, Colleen Manus. Hurd — who...
  • An antioxidant-rich diet offers the most benefits to breast cancer survivors, expert says

    An antioxidant-rich diet offers the most benefits to breast cancer survivors, expert says
    Cheryl McGee has battled breast cancer. Twice. She's undergone surgery, chemotherapy, radiation and treatments for infection, but dietary management was never part of her treatment protocol. "I don't know why nobody ever told me to go to a nutritionist...
  • FDA warns Hershey over chocolate syrup labeling

    FDA warns Hershey over chocolate syrup labeling
    (Reuters) - Hershey Co made nutritional claims for its chocolate syrups that do not meet regulatory guidelines, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. In a warning letter to the company dated February 14, made public on Tuesday, the FDA said the...
  • FDA sends Hershey a nutritional claims violation over syrup

    FDA sends Hershey a nutritional claims violation over syrup
    The FDA sent a letter to John P. Bilbrey, CEO and President of Hershey, warning them about a violation on the nutritional claims made on "Hershey's® Syrup+Calcium" and "Hershey's® Syrup Sugar Free with Vitamin & Mineral Fortification" products. See the...