| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:12 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Heavy supplementation of vitamin D did not reduce diarrheal illnesses among children aged three and younger in a large trial conducted in Kabul, Afghanistan.
The results are disappointing in light of a body of research that...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 7:00 AM
To judge by the media coverage this summer, only two hip-hop albums of note have been released. Both were recorded by multi-platinum multimillionaires raised on first- and second-generation hip-hop.
As even your grandma could probably tell you, these...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Many people today are looking for a healthier lifestyle, and that includes eating products that are being touted, rightly or wrongly, as healthy: for instance, acai berries, Pom Wonderful and gluten-free foods.
The phrase "gluten-free" is showing up...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:43 AM
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...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:18 AM
NUTRITION BOOSTERS are supplemental foods that add vitamins and minerals to your meals. NUTRITIONAL YEAST is an excellent example of a nutrition booster; just one sprinkle can turn an ordinary snack into a super healthy snack.
WHAT IS IT? Nutritional...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:20 AM
WATERMELON IS NOT ONLY A SWEET AND DELICIOUS SUMMER FRUIT FAVORITE, BUT IT IS EXTREMELY GOOD FOR YOU TOO!
This power packed fruit contains vitamins A, B, and C to boost your immune system and amp up your energy supply. Watermelon lives up to its name....
| 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...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 2:15 PM
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...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 4:24 PM
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...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Back in February, the media got its first meet and greet with the Eagles' new assistant coaches, which was held in the Eagles' cafeteria. At that "Assistant Coach Summit," defensive line coach Jerry Azzinaro, who came over to the Eagles......
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:44 AM
By Anne-Marie Denicole and Pam Brandon Ah, for the divas, the New Year starts out with lots of promises – and lots of salads. But we don’t always start with lettuce, sometimes a sunny bowl the color of the tropics can be more satisfying....