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  • Do you know the 7 biblical superfoods?

     
    Beliefnet dropped this bit of advice into my inbox .... Trying to eat healthy? Start by opening your Bible to Deuteronomy 8:8, where the Israelites are promised "a good land???, a land of wheat and barley, of vines, figs, and......
  • Autism on "Days of Our Lives"

     
    "Days of Our Lives," the veteran NBC soap (43 years old and counting), will tackle autism on the June 24 episode, and this one hits close to home - it's a story based on the experience of head writer,......
  • Tainted tomatoes blamed on FDA

     
    (Photo: Scott Olson/AFP/Getty Images) by Frank James As the Food and Drug Administration tries to determine the cause of the tainted tomatoes that have sickened hundreds and been implicated in at least one death, the Center for Science in......
  • OT -- A Tale of Pestilence, Misery and Woe

     
    Yep, folks, the DSDs are heavy upon us now. I woke this morning, sat down to do a blog entry and??? Whoa, the tap was dry. No milk in the teet. We???ve squeezed all we can out of Cooney and......
  • 52 Diets 52 Weeks: The Most Decadent Diet Ever

     
    Welcome to the nineteenth week of 52 Diets 52 Weeks, where Laura test-drives exactly that in exactly that, give or take a few weeks off for bad behavior. Diet 19, Day 1: Overview of the Most Decadent Diet Ever If......
  • 52 Diets 52 Weeks: Food and the Most Decadent Diet Ever

     
    Welcome to the nineteenth week of 52 Diets 52 Weeks, where Laura test-drives exactly that in exactly that, give or take a few weeks off for bad behavior. Diet 19, Day 2: Food component of the Most Decadent Diet Ever......
  • OT -- Tale of Pestilence, Misery and Woe Part IV

     
    Whoa, enough of the civil war in Owl Country. The degree of fandom is not as important as simply being a fan. Cease the sniping, and settle in for another chapter of your favorite summer reading adventure...and at least......
  • Obama chez Kennedy: 'Change the world'

     
    by Mark Silva Sen. Barack Obama drove Ethel Kennedy's golf cart last night from the hilltop to the main house at Hickory Hill in McClean, Va., where supporters contributed $28,500 per person to a party fundraiser. And Obama fielded a......
  • DOD lobby led to billions in research

     
    By Euna Lhee When Fran Visco welcomed 1,600 breast cancer researchers and their advocates to Baltimore this week, she was doing more than opening a symposium for scientists. She was celebrating one of the most successful medical lobbying efforts in......
  • The weight-loss message in WALL-E

     
    I know, can you believe it? Three of the biggest summer movies -- Kung Fu Panda, Get Smart and WALL-E -- all have obesity subtext. I'm not going to give anything away in this most excellent animated movie, but suffice......
  • Jesse Helms, 1921-2008

     
    Sen. Jesse Helms high-fives Johnathan Prevette, 6, of Lexington, N.C., during pre-race activities at Charlotte Motor Speedway near Concord, N.C., October 1996. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond, file) by Frank James Jesse Helms, a conservative stalwart who for...