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How Grind Size Can Help You Brew Better-Tasting Coffee

So, you want your coffee to taste even more delicious, sweet, and balanced. You want that incredible aroma and lingering aftertaste. And you want …

Coffee

No more negative stereotypes: How introverts can increase productivity

Personality tests such as the Myers Briggs personality test have always been an inevitable part of the recruiting process for many companies. Not …

Psychology

For six decades, ‘the man with the golden arm’ donated blood — and saved 2.4 million babies

In 1951, a 14-year-old Australian boy named James Harrison awoke from a major chest operation. Doctors had removed one of his lungs in a procedure that had taken several hours — and would keep him hospitalized for three months.<p>But Harrison was alive, thanks in large part to a vast quantity of …

Red Cross

The Last Conversation You’ll Need to Have on Eating Right: The Follow-ups

The stated goal of our piece on healthy eating was to cut through all the noise and help everyone see how simple it is to eat well — even though it’s …

Some people aren't eating bananas because they are high in sugar — but that thinking is misguided

<i>Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with advertisers on this site.</i><p>Americans eat an average of 27 pounds of bananas per person per year — making it the most heavily consumed fruit in America.<p>But some carb-and-calorie-conscious consumers have relegated bananas to the "do not eat" list …

A Lactose Intolerant's Guide to Loving Cheese Again

I loved it. I left it. And then, mercifully, I found my way back.<p>A Brief History of My Dairy-Obsessed Childhood<p>Fettuccine lolling about in a puddle of creamy Alfredo sauce. Piles of corned beef cloaked in melted Swiss. Chocolate-peanut butter milkshakes so thick that my eyes would bug out trying to …