Danielle Stark

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20 Lighter Versions of Your Favorite Indulgent Foods

Sure, most of us could eat celery sticks and lean fish protein and consider ourselves healthy, but what kind of existence would that be? Sometimes …

5 Delicious Veggie-Loaded Recipes Your Kids Will Love

It's an issue as old as dinner itself. Mom or dad spends a ton of time preparing a well balanced meal for the family - and as dinnertime winds down, there's an inordinate amount of green stuff left on the plate of anyone under the age of 15. Kids won't eat their veggies? It's all good. Hide 'em …

Key issues, and what lies ahead, for Obama's trade agenda

WASHINGTON (AP) — TPA, TAA, TPP — It's an alphabetical mix on trade that requires an explanation. The bottom line is President Barack Obama's trade …

Hillary Clinton urges U.S. retailers to pull Confederate flag products | Reuters

FLORISSANT, Mo. (Reuters) - Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton on Tuesday urged all businesses to stop selling products with Confederate flag images, and praised Wal-Mart Stores Inc and other retailers for pulling flag-related items.<p>Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and former …

Does fructose lead to larger, sicker hearts? - Futurity

Fructose, the sugar in soda and "healthy" juices, drives a molecular mechanism that can lead to cardiac enlargement and heart failure, report …

End in sight for diabetes injections as scientists develop smart patch

A smart patch which senses rises in blood sugar and delivers tiny amounts of insulin could replace painful injections for diabetics<p>Millions of people suffering from diabetes could be spared painful injections after scientists invented a smart patch which monitors glucose levels and delivers insulin …

Diabetes

In twist, scientists join tobacco companies to fight cancer | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists who have devoted years developing medicines to cure disease are now working for tobacco companies to make e-cigarettes.<p>An attendee adds vape juice to his electronic cigarette at the Vape Summit III in Las Vegas, Nevada, in this May 2, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/David …

Did you solve it? Are you smarter than Jo Nesbø?

Earlier today I set this puzzle:<p><b>The Three Switches</b><i>Downstairs in a house are three identical on-off switches. One of them controls the lamp in the attic. The puzzle is to work out which switch controls the lamp.</i><i>The rules are as follows. You are allowed to manipulate the switches all you like, and</i> …

Mathematics

With his latest statement on science, technology and the environment, Pope Francis has sought to change the debate on climate change. But his statement has broader significance for the way we think about the future<p>The Encyclical Letter Laudato Si’ released by Pope Francis last week has generated a …

Christianity

Facial recognition technology: Is Orwell’s fiction our reality?

Talks on a code of practice for facial recognition technology have fallen apart in the US. So, who is watching us and why?<p>Smartphones can track our movements, credit cards have a record of our purchases, and now, thanks to advances in facial recognition technology, companies and governments will …

Privacy

Pigs ‘edited’ with a warthog gene to resist African swine fever could help spawn GM animal farms in the UK<p>On an isolated farm outside Edinburgh, pigs grunt eagerly as their food arrives. The barn has a typical farmyard whiff, and a litter of tiny piglets, born just hours earlier, lie with trotters …

Genetics

Photograph: Joshua Thaisen<p>Sarah and makes contact with a horse.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/22/1435002910994/da006d21-3fd8-4eb6-b81f-70797252f47c-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Joshua Thaisen<p>Sarah and makes contact with a …

Mental Health

A Ribbit-ing Concept In Wound Healing

An antimicrobial peptide from Eurasian frogs can speed up tissue regeneration<p>Cuts, scrapes, and gashes can take several days to weeks to heal. To speed up the process, history has provided a list of options. Some are fairly appreciable, such as aloe vera and honey. Others are somewhat more extreme …