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Harvard study uncovers why fasting can lead to a longer and healthier life

Intermittent fasting diets are all the rage these days. We are seeing everything from the conservative 5:2 diet to more extreme fasting methods …

Holistic Medicine

The symptoms and side effects that tell you if you're actually allergic to gluten

Peter Green, the director of Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University and the Phyllis and Ivan Seidenberg Professor of Medicine at Columbia University told us ways you can tell if you have celiac disease that makes you allergic to gluten.<p><b>Peter Green:</b> If you have celiac disease, and you stop …

Columbia University

Yelp is betting on home services, which accounts for 20 percent of revenue

While many folks think of Yelp as a place to find a great place to eat, the company has been quietly infiltrating other categories. Home Services — stuff like plumbing, movers, mechanics, etc. — seem to be a booming business for Yelp, now representing 20 percent of the company’s overall revenue.<p>So …

Yelp

Trump addresses Hurricane Harvey victims in Corpus Christi: “what a crowd, what a turnout”

After surveying Hurricane Harvey damage in Corpus Christi on Tuesday, President Donald Trump addressed victims of the storm and praised those who had gathered to hear his remarks, “What a crowd, what a turn out.”<p>According to a press pool report,Trump spoke to a “throng of hundreds” outside of the …

Mattis Didn’t Kill the Trans Ban, Trump’s Big Mouth Will

It’s not James Mattis who doomed Trump’s trans ban. It’s Trump’s own words, which once again will come back to haunt him in court.<p>Contrary to reports …

Mediterranean style diet may prevent dementia

<b>(CNN) —</b> Meals from the sunny Mediterranean have been linked to stronger bones, a healthier heart and longer life, along with a reduced risk for diabetes and high blood pressure.<p>Now you can add lowering your risk for dementia to the ever growing list of reasons to follow the Mediterranean diet or …

Holistic Medicine

Yellen: Fed not likely to reverse course on rates despite risks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve is unlikely to reverse its plan to raise interest rates further this year, but tighter credit markets, volatile financial markets, and uncertainty over Chinese economic growth have raised risks to the U.S. economy, Fed Chair Janet Yellen told U.S. …

Federal Reserve

Nebraska legislature narrowly votes to repeal​ death penalty

Vote abolishes governor’s veto and makes state the first majority Republican state to abolish capitol punishment in more than four decades<p>The Nebraska legislature narrowly voted on Wednesday to repeal the death penalty, overriding the governor’s veto and making the state the first majority …

Death Penalty