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Why do we pick our nose?

Poking around inside our nostrils is disgusting, unhygienic and potentially harmful, so it’s baffling that it’s as common as it is, says Jason G Goldman.<p>Most of us do it, but few of us will admit to it. If we get caught red-handed, we experience shame and regret. And we tend to frown upon others …

Gender

How to Make Food Taste Better—Without Adding Any Ingredients

You just need this instead<p>Butter, sugar, and salt make everything taste great. But new research uncovers another way to amp up dinner—without any extra calories.<p>Eating with another person may make food taste better, finds a new study from Yale University.<p>People who ate chocolate with a partner …

5 things you still may not know about colds and the flu

Colds and the flu make winter miserable every year for millions of people. But there still are a few things people don’t know about these viruses— and what you don't know might make you sick.<p>It’s better to kiss than shake hands<p>The cold virus lives in the nose and throughout the day and people …

A healthy diet is the key to getting the iron you need

An article in this week’s <i>Journal of the American Medical Association</i> (JAMA) focuses on what happens to iron stores in the body after donating blood. …

Nutrition