Carol Rama

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How arts education can help create better doctors

Lisa Brandt knew she was seriously ill when she could barely drag herself from the couch to her bed. Brandt, then at the age of 48, felt chilled to the bone and suffered from an unquenchable thirst.<p>But her illness struck at the height of influenza season, in January, 2011. Brandt says a doctor at a …

The 15-Step Guide to Acing Any Job Interview

You’ve made it past the resume robots and the critical eyes of the recruiter to land an in-person interview. This is your chance — perhaps your <i>one</i> …

Employment

Are you snuggling your way to a split? How the way you sleep with your partner reveals telling signs about the state of your relationship - and your sex life

• <b>Experts claim that spooning is a sign of a happy couple with a good sex life, but sleeping in a tangle could signal unhealthy co-dependency</b>• <b><br>Sleep back</b> …

Kylie Minogue

The ultimate cold and flu survival guide

Each year, the typical adult can expect to contract two or three colds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Skip the annual flu vaccine and you set yourself up for a bout of that as well. But it doesn't have to be this way! Aside from good hand washing (with soap, for at …

Alternative Medicine

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Drupal

Vintage Friday: Pink Pie 1959

<b>Sometimes a person gets into a pink mood. I think of it as longing for the simple early girlhood days of coloring, playing hopscotch and jacks,</b> …

Dessert

5 Ways To Get Rid of Insomnia (Without Taking Drugs)

<i>By: Meagan Drillinger</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Listen, we can't lie to you. Sleep drugs are fantastic. Ambien, Lunesta... even regular old Advil PM. That stuff WORKS.<p>The side effects, however, can be a little less than optimal. Dependency, dizziness, dry mouth, nausea, constipation, diarrhea, and liver …

Sleep

8 things that happen when you stop drinking alcohol

Maybe your nightly glass of vino has turned into two or three. Or you're overdoing it on the beer and have the paunch to prove it.<p>Whether you want to clean up your diet or you're trying to nip a potential issue in the bud, giving up alcohol can be tough—but the benefits make it worth the effort, …

Alcohol

The Transformative Power of Pretzels

Pretzels add a crunchy kick to baked goods and are a great substitute for breadcrumbs.<p>I enjoy snacking on a pretzel—salty and crunchy or warm and …

Dessert

Don't You Dare Make These Breaded Cutlet Common Mistakes

There's nothing more disappointing than a sub-par breaded and fried cutlet. Don't make these common mistakes when dredging, breading, and frying at home.<p>Is there anything better than a crispy, golden-brown, breaded and fried cutlet? We'll answer that for you: No.<p>Get it right, and you're blessed …

Cooking

Canon just dropped a nuke in the megapixel war

Canon has developed a CMOS camera sensor that records a 250-megapixel image. Not that this should kill your excitement about the 12 megapixels you’re going to get with the camera on the new iPhone 6s, but take a moment to consider the number.<p>How do we even fathom 250 megapixels? Canon, in its press …

Your Brain Makes You Want to Order Drink After Drink

A new study from Texas A&M University reveals that your brain really, really wants you to order a third piña colada.<p>Stop us if you've heard this one before.<p>You're tired and low-key at work, but a colleague convinces you to make a stop at happy hour at the end of the day anyway, "just for one drink" …

Alcohol

How Giving Up Refined Sugar Changed My Brain

Consuming refined sugar can impact mood, decision-making, and memory. Here’s how good it can be to give it up.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I have a love-hate relationship with food. I love it; it generally hates me. Matter of …

Nutrition