| Jun 21, 2011
| 4:58 AM
Carrie Underwood has taken her health habits a step further and transitioned from a vegetarian to become an all-out vegan. After seven years of no meat, the country star’s vegetarian stance has expanded to exclude dairy as well. Why the switch?...
| Aug 3, 2011
Question: Our cat, Columbus, is an escape artist and somehow manages to get out nearly each morning to visit our neighbors. They feed him, and have three young children who dote on him. Columbus clearly adores them and spends most of the day around...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Whenever my wife and I go somewhere we try to take the road less traveled. This is our version of gonzo tourism.
For instance, when we recently crossed the state of Wisconsin we zigged and zagged this way and that, blazing a trail that would give a...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 12:47 PM
As we age, especially females over 50, we need to increase the amount of calcium we ingest. Here are some foods you can add to your diet to start strengthening your bones today.
Start off by choosing a calcium-fortified cereal. Some cereals,...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 11:20 AM
Coral Springs artist Jonathan Stein find his inspiration in grocery stores and fast-food spots, which explains why some of his works resemble cakes, Spam, Ritz crackers and buckets of KFC. “I go to into a grocery store and I’m a kid in a candy...
| May 11, 2011
| 6:22 AM
We’re always hearing that Greek yogurt is better for us, but not all types of Greek yogurt are alike. Nutritionist Molly Kimball says it's important to point out Greek yogurt is higher in protein than regular yogurt. Kimball says ALL yogurts are...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 11:26 AM
While many people report added stress during the holidays, doctors say the season can also uncover hidden allergies that would otherwise go unnoticed.
Dana Conte is allergic to almost everything, including Christmas trees.
"My family has a tendency...
| Dec 22, 2011
Q: Is it true that chocolate is really bad for dogs? My dog got into some chocolate cookies several years ago but didn't seem to suffer any ill effects. Is this chocolate thing a myth? -- G.D., Miami, FL
A: Chocolate is indeed toxic to both dogs and...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 7:24 AM
Diets rich in milk and milk products help build and maintain bone mass throughout the lifecycle, which may reduce the risk of osteoporosis. The intake of dairy products is especially important to bone health during childhood and adolescence, when bone...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 1:30 AM
FARGO, N.D. - Recently, I caught the ending of the Indianapolis 500, which my Indiana-native husband always enjoys. He reminded me several times that the car race was going to be on TV that particular Sunday. I got the hint to leave him alone.
| Dec 11, 2007
The pace of human evolution has been increasing at a stunning rate since our ancestors began spreading through Europe, Asia and Africa 40,000 years ago, quickening to 100 times historical levels after agriculture became widespread, according to a study...