| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Starbucks Corp. is boosting the price of some of its drinks later this month, the Seattle-based coffee giant said Friday.
Starting June 25, the chain will raise prices by 1% on average across the country in its first change in at least a year and a...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
This list of off-the-menu dishes doesn't include anything from In-N-Out or McDonald's; you already know about those. These, which you might not be familiar with, are iconic items from places particular to Los Angeles. And though access to a couple of...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:32 PM
By Jessica Reynolds Did you start your morning off with a to-go cup of joe? The amount of caffeine you consumed depends on where you bought the coffee. A recent Chicago Tribune story about the effects of caffeine on children......
| Jun 3, 2013
Caffeine-infused waffles and maple syrup are promoted as energizing alternatives to a morning mug of coffee.
But the recent craze of adding caffeine to a range of kid-friendly snack foods — including popcorn, chewing gum, candy bars, mints,...
| May 29, 2013
| 3:01 PM
As one of the many new vendors participating in Grand Central Market's current revamp, Valerie Confections will open Valerie, a coffee shop/lunch counter hybrid version of the L.A. bakery Friday. The shop is located at the stall formerly occupied by MF...
| May 29, 2013
| 6:10 AM
Get a free tall Starbucks coffee on Wednesday when you make a United Way donation to benefit tornado victims in Oklahoma.
Make a donation to benefit the United Way of Central Oklahoma and you'll get a free tall brewed coffee at participating locations,...
| May 29, 2013
| 2:30 AM
IMPLANTABLE DEFIBRILLATORS: SIMPLE FIX MAY SAVE LIVES
An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) can be a lifesaving device in someone with a tendency to develop dangerous heart rhythms. An ICD detects the onset of an irregular and potentially fatal...
| May 26, 2013
BYRON BAY, AUSTRALIA — My face flushed cherry red and my sweat-soaked sundress clung to my body. I stood, elated, on a wooden platform at the summit of Mt. Warning, a jagged peak in the Gondwana rain forest. The mountain, in the far northeastern...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:10 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Adults who drink at least one sugar-sweetened drink a day are slightly more likely to develop kidney stones than people who rarely imbibe them, according to a new study.
While the recommendation for kidney stone prevention has...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Summer's coming up quick, and the Southland's craft breweries are preparing a varied slate of new brews to bottle (or can) for your summertime celebrations.
Summer Ale and IPAs
Golden Road Brewing has begun to can a new seasonal beer for the warmer...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The free egg salad sandwiches served at the farm auction on the north edge of Aurora in eastern South Dakota about 1922 was the culprit, ushering in ptomaine poisoning.
Then there was the infamous Ed Ziebarth sale near Elkton in February 1931. At that...