| Mar 14, 2011
| 11:33 PM
Concern, if not fear, is sweeping the West Coast in the wake of that nuclear disaster in Japan. The Sacramento Food Co-op on Alhambra could be just one of many stores that sold out of so-called “Radiation” supplements.
New stocks are on...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 8:31 PM
Question: My dog talks to me and says, "I wuv you."
I'm not crazy; that's exactly what it sounds like! You've mentioned that parrots are the only animals that can mimic speech. Can't dogs do this, too? — C.B., Montreal
Answer: I think you have a...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Okay gang chill out on the potassium iodide...lots of reasons to avoid it.
Try this instead and add iodine to your diet naturally. I just waded out in the surf and grabbed some fresh kelp torn loose by the big swell this week. Avoid the stuff already on...
| Oct 9, 2011
Cancale and Locmariaquer are dots on the Atlantic coast of France. Also places that produce my favorite food: Brittany oysters. Served raw on the half shell, with no more sauce than a squeeze of lemon, they are generally smaller than other varieties but...
| Jan 29, 2012
Every winter, widespread chemical dumping leaves Chicago streets covered in sodium chloride. Here are 10 facts you don't have to take with a grain of salt:
1. Salt has seasoned English in many ways. Because Romans put salt or brine on their vegetables,...
| Feb 4, 2010
My doctor told me that I might have a low thyroid. Are there any natural ways to treat it? Are there certain foods that can help my hypothyroid condition?
Hypothyroidism is a medical condition in which the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid...