Bettina Spitaleri

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The Myth of Drug Expiration Dates

<i>This story was co-published with NPR’s Shots blog.</i>The box of prescription drugs had been forgotten in a back closet of a retail pharmacy for so long …

15 mouthwatering desserts to eat in Germany

German bakeries and restaurants are treasure troves of irresistible treats.<p>The pastries you'll find across the country range from a fruity plum cake to a cinnamon-flavored morning roll.<p>Keep scrolling to see which desserts you should be sure to try on your next trip.

Dessert

Fresh Strawberry-Rhubarb Soda

Instructions<p><b>Cook's Note:</b> For a soda with deep red color, look for ruby-colored rhubarb stalks. Like unfiltered beer, this soda is not completely …

Tyler Florence Shares His Genius Trick for Cooking Mashed Potatoes

You're definitely going to want to steal this one.<p>We're always ready to take any cooking advice <i>Food Network</i> star Tyler Florence has to offer, and his simple method of making this classic side dish is a total game-changer.<p>The chef, who recently shared his favorite mashed potato recipe with PopSugar, …

Cooking

The Cost of Making A Barefoot Contessa Cake

Specifically, the Mocha Icebox Cake<p>The occasion of a friend’s birthday always prompts a cake — a tradition that has carried over from college, I …

Lasagne Bread

Makes 1 large loaf or 2 small loaves.<p><i>If you are making 2 loaves follow the same instructions but divide the dough in half after it has been left to</i> …

Baking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Venom from the funnel web spider could prevent brain damage from strokes after 'world-first discovery'

Venom from the deadly funnel web spider can be used to protect the brain from devastating stroke damage, scientists have found.<p>Australian researchers were sequencing the DNA of the venom when they discovered a compound, which they say could protect brain cells even when injected hours after a …

Medical Research