Amanda Gelperin

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That 'Chick-fil-A Diet' Is Actually Onto Something

Winner, winner. 🍗🍖<p>Chicken nuggets every day?<p>It's not the worst idea, actually.<p>The Internet has been grilling Chick-fil-A over advice printed on the chain's takeout bag suggesting people eat a small meal "like an 8-count pack of grilled nuggets" every few hours for better health.<p>"The future is …

The definitive, scientific answers to 20 health questions everyone has

To help you parse out what works from what's merely myth, here are the definitive (at least for now) answers to some of the most pressing health questions, based on the book "Your Health: What Works, What Doesn't."

17 Cheap Organic Foods You Should Be Buying

Compared to conventional foods, certain organic foods are so affordable that you shouldn’t ignore them while grocery shopping.<p>You’re typically …

10 Things Successful People Do Before Going to Sleep

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day. And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

Drone Carrying Package With Drugs and Blades Found in Oklahoma Prison Yard

A drone carrying drugs, blades and other contraband crashed into an Oklahoma prison yard on Monday, according to the Oklahoma Department of Corrections.<p>Staff at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester noticed the drone on prison grounds at around 9 a.m., according to a statement from the …

This Is the No. 1 Ritual You Need to Do Every Day

You read a lot on the internet about rituals that can help you be better in the morning or leap over tall building with a single bound. Maybe some …

Multimasking is the newest beauty trend that takes a contouring approach to healthy skin

There’s not a lot we <i>wouldn’t</i> do in the pursuit of healthy-looking skin. When it comes to makeup, recent beauty trends like strobing and clown …

Skin Care

Researchers don’t spend enough time studying livestock diseases before they threaten humans

Half of the research attention goes to 10 diseases<p>Researchers who study diseases transmitted from wild animals to livestock tend to focus on a small number pathogens, most of which infect humans, a study published today in <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i> shows. Favoring the study of …

Altered Bones Yield Clues to How Maiasaura Grew Up

Every bone has stories to tell. Some, such as size or the animal’s place in the evolutionary tree, you scrape off the surface. But others remain hidden until you cut inside.<p>Thanks to more than 30 years of fieldwork, Montana’s Museum of the Rockies has amassed a huge collection of <i>Maiasaura</i> bones. …

Pigs

Hulk says he encounters racism in ‘almost every game’ in Russia

Zenit St Petersburg’s star striker Hulk says he encounters racism in “almost every game” in Russia and the Brazil international fears it could tarnish the country when it hosts the 2018 World Cup.<p>Hulk, the most expensive signing in Russian Premier League history, has repeatedly faced monkey chants …

St. Petersburg

Which brilliant books have never been translated into English? Join the discussion

I found myself some new heroes this week. When Germany was rebuilding itself after the war, a Jewish refugee who had made it to Britain in 1936 decided to give up her comfortable job at the BBC and go back to Germany and help. Her name was Jella Lepman and her speciality was children’s books.<p>The …

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