| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Clement Tamasang and Brandon Carter both can bench press more than 400 pounds, but neither is quite sure how well they will do pulling a 10,500-pound welding truck Saturday.
The truck pull is among eight events in the Martinsburg Gold’s Gym...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:40 PM
Lately I seem to be getting the same question over and over: "What do I do when my child wants to adopt a vegetarian lifestyle?" For most, it begins with powerful feelings about animals. I can relate: I refused to eat meat at the age of 6 when I...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:00 PM
When I was growing up, tea was something I was given by my mother and grandmother as a cure for colds. "Drink some hot tea, and you will feel better. I guarantee it." My choices were pretty simple, Tetley or Lipton.
Today, food stores stock scores of...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - While at a nutrition conference, I tasted a delicious salad made with a grainlike food called quinoa (pronounced “keen-wah”) mixed with fresh vegetables. I decided to make a similar salad at home. Making the recipe, however, required a bit...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:31 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Despite concerns that iron supplements may increase children's risk of malaria in regions where it is common, a new study found kids in Ghana who received nutrient powder with iron were no more likely to get the disease than...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Subway and Laguna Beach Unified School District representatives are working on details that will allow the sandwich shop to continue delivering its food to district campuses next year.
District staff and Subway officials have met two or three times in...
| Aug 29, 2013
After a summer out in the sun, your hair can use a little pampering. The right hair products can help restore your locks after the rigors of the season.
"Sunlight is very damaging to the hair and very drying," says Julie Campbell, general manager of G...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Whole grains are among the best sources of dietary fiber, which may help reduce the risk of heart disease. They also have some valuable antioxidants not found in fruits and vegetables as well as B vitamins, vitamin E, iron and magnesium. Here are a couple...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
BROOKINGS - With the recent moisture that much of South Dakota received, grass is growing and many cattle have been moved to summer pasture. With that move and change in feed, ranchers need to be aware of the nutrient requirements of their livestock and...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 6:09 AM
LONDON - It looked like a burger. It smelled like a burger. It tasted, well, almost like a burger.
The first ever lab-grown beef hamburger was cooked and eaten in London on Monday.
"We proved it's possible," said scientist Mark Post, who created the...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:45 AM
"Raw" is not about sashimi, carpaccio or Ethiopian kitfo; it's a veggie thing — all about sprouting, sunshine and summertime. Nutritionists and physicians since Dr. Dolittle have known about the benefits of an uncooked vegan diet and have touted...