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Marinated, Grilled Summer Vegetables

These flavor-packed grilled summer vegetables utilize what we refer to as our “Master Marinade” to wake up all of the fresh flavors of the veggies …

Food

30 Classic Southern Recipes Everyone Needs to Make This Summer

These sensational summer favorites are ripe for the picking.<p>In the South, summertime is best spent with classic Southern comfort food that makes the …

This Broccoli Salad with Peanut Dressing Is Our Only Memorial Day Plan

Fact: Creamy peanut dressing makes everything taste better.<p>The appearance of raw broccoli—say, on a crudités platter—doesn't exactly get our taste buds tingling. Dry stalks and tiny broccoli flowers between your teeth is nobody's best look. But when we devoured the broccoli salad from beloved pizza …

Food

Mushroom Toast

• 20 mins<br>• Prep: 10 mins,<br>• Cook: 10 mins<br>• Yield: 2 toasts (serves 2)<p>Ratings<p>print<p>Toasts of all shapes and sizes are great additions to brunch menus. It all …

What Is Malabi? The Silky, Milky Pudding You MUST Try

• In a small bowl, combine 1/2 cup of the milk with the cornstarch and 1 tablespoon of rose water. Mix well with a fork or clean fingers, until the …

Can your own immune system kill cancer?

<b>(CNN) —</b> There was another big win in the advancement of immunotherapy treatments for cancer this week.<p>The Food and Drug Administration approved an immunotherapy drug called Keytruda, which stimulates the body's immune system, for the first-line treatment of patients with metastatic non-small-cell …

Immunotherapy

Happy weekending, friends! These 1-Bowl Black Bean Turtle Brownies are up on the blog. Studded with date caramel, pecans, coconut, and dark chocolate! Naturally sweetened and #vegan + #glutenfree 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼🎉🎉❤️😍😍😍 (link to blog in profile) #brownie #plantbased

12 Healthy Milk Shakes and Smoothies

Recipes

19 Desserts That Are Packed With Veggies (but You'd Never Know It)

For those who want to sneak vegetables into everything (and can’t look at another green smoothie), it's time for a new approach: Put that good stuff …

A Genius Chocolate (Vegan) Birthday Cake with Super-Fluffy Frosting

This is a banner day: There are not one but <i>two</i> secret ingredients in this genius chocolate cake. They help make the whole thing vegan (so that everyone at the party can take a slice), but better yet—and is the case with so many genius vegan recipes—the constraints of axing eggs and butter led to …

Meet The Man Who Lives Normally With Damage to 90% of His Brain

The father of two lives a normal life.<p>A French man who lives a relatively normal, healthy life - despite damaging 90 percent of his brain - is …

To Diagnose Mental Illness, Read the Brain

Although scientists have learned a lot about the brain in the last few decades, approaches to treating mental illnesses have not kept up. As …

Depression

Vegan Food and Vegetarian Diets Linked to Good Health

Yogurt is not just for breakfast! 53 ways to use this magical ingredient

When it comes to yogurt, it's time to start thinking beyond those little plastic containers you grab for breakfast. This creamy high protein, low-fat food is one of the most versatile dairy products in your fridge. From French toast to facial masks to making your puppy's fur shine (yes, really!), …

Breakfast

These coffee doughnut muffins are everything you want for breakfast, and more

Think of these coffee doughnut muffins as your favorite breakfast hits all rolled into one. First, there's the cake, rich with butter, a hint of freshly brewed coffee and the subtle tang of buttermilk. The muffins are basted with more butter while they're still warm, then rolled in a mixture of …

Raw Cheesecake Is Neither Cheese nor Cake, But You Want It Anyway

This dairy-free dessert is every bit as creamy and rich as the original—just because it's vegan doesn't mean it's totally virtuous.<p>The "health halo" is real, and it's been growing ever brighter since the first kale leaf successfully snuck into a smoothie. This "have your alt-flour, agave-sweetened …

This Simple Morning Ritual Primes Your Brain for Success

Gratitude can make your dreams come true. Here's how.<p>Want this to be the year you finally achieve some of your biggest goals? It can be--if you get your subconscious mind on board. That advice comes from May McCarthy, serial entrepreneur, angel investor, and author of <i>The Path to Wealth</i>.<p>"Good …

subconsciousmind

Easy To Follow Diet Proven to Lower Alzheimer's Risk

<b>MIND diet Included seven times in US News & World Report 2016 ‘Best Diets; rankings.</b><p>A diet created, studied and reported on by researchers at Rush …

The Top 5 Neuroscience Breakthroughs of 2015

Is it really that time of year again already? We’ve reached the end of another exciting twelve months for neuroscience, so let’s look back like we …

The Coconut-Oil Product You Need to Try (Oh, and It's Less Than $10)

When a beauty-obsesed friend recently insisted I try a new coconut-oil body lotion, I nodded and smiled. I know coconut oil is the cure for everything from chronic dry skin to international terrorism, but I personally don't love the stuff. I figured this would be another moisturizer that smells …

Skin Care

10 ways to cook with coconut milk

Good things come in tin cans. Case in point: sardines, whole tomatoes, beans galore — and coconut milk. We've said it before and we'll say it again: …

Magic Mushrooms' Effects Illuminated in Brain Imaging Studies

Brain scans of people under the influence of the psilocybin, the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, have given scientists the most detailed …

It's officially a hoverboard backlash

Hoverboards can't catch a break.<p>Now the Consumer Electronics Show has banned the self-balancing scooters from being used at any of the convention's venues.<p>The Consumer Technology Association, which hosts CES, posted a note on its website that said: "Wheeled transport devices (with or without …

CES

This scientist scanned his brain 2X a week for 18 months

Every Tuesday and Thursday morning for a year and a half, Russell Poldrack started off his day by climbing into an MRI machine and scanning his brain …

The Brain

The brain’s miracle superpowers of self-improvement

We used to believe our brains were hardwired at birth. Now we believe we can will them to change. Is that true? Will Storr analyses the truth and hokum about 'neuroplasticity'.<p>For years she had tried to be the perfect wife and mother but now, divorced, with two sons, having gone through another …

The Brain

Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes That Everyone Will Love

No meat? No dairy? No problem.<p>Everyone knows that Thanksgiving is all about the sides (and pie, of course). This might not be what the cook wants to hear, since he or she probably woke up before the sun came up to cook the turkey. But it IS good news for vegans, who don’t have to miss out on the …

11 Pecan Recipes That Go Way Beyond Just Pie

While pecan pies are all the rage during the holidays, their main ingredient is delicious all year round. With a crunchy texture and a buttery flavor, pecans can be tossed in with almost any dish, sweet or savory, to give it a more complex flavor. Whether you’re looking to up your appetizer game or …

How to Make the Scones That Your Brunch Is Missing

Cake, chocolate, cream and caffeine. What more could you ask for in a breakfast? These triple chocolate scones are huge, sinful and completely delicious. They’re perfect for a lazy Sunday morning breakfast with a large mug of coffee. Chilling out on the sofa in those comfy yoga pants that you have …

Forget Pumpkin, Here Are 22 Squash Recipes That Are Delish

With pumpkin spice mania in full force, many people often forget about pumpkin’s other delicious relatives in the winter squash family. Spaghetti squash, butternut squash, kabocha squash and even acorn or delicata squashes are just as versatile as pumpkin. Their rich and creamy flavors lend …