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  • Fruit, Mediterranean diet tied to fewer hot flashes

    Fruit, Mediterranean diet tied to fewer hot flashes
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who eat diets high in fruit, certain vegetables, pasta and red wine are less likely to have hot flashes and night sweats during menopause, a new study from Australia suggests. Researchers found that of about 6,000...
  • Disney announces menu items for 2013 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

    Disney announces menu items for 2013 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival
    For those of you already champing at the bit to chomp on a bit of food at the 2013 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, The Disney Parks blog released a list of marketplaces and what they'll be serving. Let the salivating commence. The festival runs...
  • Menu and prices for 2013 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

    Menu and prices for 2013 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival
    Here is a list of menu items and their prices for the 2013 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. It is arranged by marketplace, going in a counterclockwise direction around the park's World Showcase Lagoon, starting from the entrance from Future...
  • Q&A: Ask the pediatrician! Dr. Diana Blythe answers your questions about kids' health

    <b>Q&A:</b> Ask the pediatrician! Dr. Diana Blythe answers your questions about kids' health
    Have a question for Dr. Blythe? Write to her at AskThePediatrician@tribune.com. For more information on Dr. Blythe, go to pediatricassociates.com. April 29, 2013 Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
  • Plant-based diets take root in U.S. among athletes, exercisers

    Plant-based diets take root in U.S. among athletes, exercisers
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - For Brendan Brazier it all started with a smoothie. The former Ironman triathlete and ultra-marathon champion said he decided to change to a vegan diet as a high school athlete hoping to turn professional. "I knew I had to improve,"...
  • "The Source Family" Shows the Strange Life and Afterlife of a California Hippie Cult From the Early '70s

    "The Source Family" Shows the Strange Life and Afterlife of a California Hippie Cult From the Early '70s
    The Source Family June 21, Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, realartways.org   If naked hippies are your thing, you probably want to see The Source Family, a documentary about a southern California cult from the early '70s. It's full of them,...
  • Healthy fare is its mission

    Healthy fare is its mission
    To the right of the counter at Brother Tim's Vegetarian Fast Food, a photo of a lean African-American man, at work in a kitchen, grinning, leaps out from the faded page of a decades-old news clipping. The story opens, "Tim Thompson is a one man crusade...
  • From New Orleans, with love (and gumbo)

    From New Orleans, with love (and gumbo)
    When Mike Hampton and Christy Samoy first approach our table in aprons and T-shirts, we're not sure what to make of Hot & Soul, their two-month old, trailblazing restaurant on Federal Highway near Oakland Park Boulevard. They'll return — again and...
  • Popular Raw Food Diet Mixes Mother Nature and Haute Cuisine

    Popular Raw Food Diet Mixes Mother Nature and Haute Cuisine
    "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...
  • Parents, skip weight talk and focus on eating advice, study suggests

    Parents, skip weight talk and focus on eating advice, study suggests
    There's a growing list of things that clearly do NOT work in helping someone who's carrying too much weight trim down. Shaming, teasing and hectoring stand a good chance of backfiring, and it remains to be seen whether treating obesity as a disease --...
  • Vegan dishes and cabernet

    Vegan dishes and cabernet
    What's your favorite vegan entree with cabernet sauvignon? Sorry, it's a question always needing an answer here in California. — Terry Hall, Calistoga, Calif. What a great question, Terry. Given your gastronomic background — you were a...