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Oatmeal, breakfast foods contain unsafe amounts of cancer-linked weed killer, report says

A number of popular breakfast foods, including cereals, granola bars and instant oats, were tested and found to contain potentially dangerous amounts of cancer-linked glyphosate, the main ingredient in weed killer.<p>The Environmental Working Group (EWG), an environmental advocacy organization that …

Glyphosate

10 Lower Body Exercises That Will Save Your Knees

Build strong legs -- without terrible knee pain.<p>Everybody has to squat.<p>The exercise is one of the most basic and functional movement patterns you can do, and it builds total-body muscle and strength like nothing else. But who says you have to do it with a barbell on your back? If you’ve been …

Workouts

A new report says traces of Monsanto pesticide found in many popular, oat-based breakfast foods

While it’s not printed anywhere on their ingredients list, some of America’s most popular breakfast foods contain pesticides. On Wednesday, the …

Pesticides

Soy-Vinegar Dipping Sauce

Food

130,000 Sephora Shoppers Agree—This $48 Antioxidant Serum Is Worth Every Penny

I'll admit that my medicine cabinet is stocked with more serums than anyone could possibly need. I'll also readily, and somewhat embarrassingly, …

Skin Care

Thai Basil Beef with Coconut Rice

Bring the coconut milk, 3/4 cup water and the lemongrass or ginger to a boil in a medium saucepan. Add the rice and return to a boil. Stir, then …

Recipes

The best new anti-ageing foundations for 2018, tried and tested

If there's one product that can make you go from tired to radiant in the swipe of a brush, it's foundation. There are so many clever new formulas out …

Makeup

Thai Beef Salad Recipe

"A colorful, tangy salad that brings out the best in Thai cuisine and spices."<p>Ingredients<p>2 green onions, chopped<p>1 lemon grass, cut into 1 inch …

Recipes

Grilled Romaine Salad with Anchovy-Mustard Vinaigrette

Grilling lettuce can be tricky. If the leaves are grilled on their own, they will wilt and burn in seconds, but if you leave a head of lettuce intact, the outside will char slightly while the inner leaves remain juicy and take on the flavor of smoke. Grilled romaine is dramatically different from …

How to Make Quick and Easy Thai-Style Beef With Basil and Chilies

<i>Phat ka-phrao</i> is a ubiquitous street dish in Thailand, where cooks wielding woks will rapidly stir-fry sliced or minced meat flavored with garlic, shallots, fish sauce, and fiery Thai bird chilies, finish it off with a big handful of holy basil, and serve it with rice and perhaps a fried egg on …

Spices

The Ultimate Southeast Asia Bucket List: 100+ Epic Things to Do in Southeast Asia

Planning a trip to Southeast Asia can be overwhelming as there are so many beautiful places to visit and amazing things to do. To get you started …

South-east Asia

Smoothies That Won't Leave You Hungry Before Lunch

When you're rushing to make it out the door on time in the morning, you don't have to skip the most important meal of the day if you take a few minutes to blend up a smoothie. These 18 recipes are perfect for on-the-go breakfasts, and the best part is they won't leave your stomach growling before …

Healthy Eating

Grilled Shrimp with Avocado and Cilantro Dressing Recipe

A quick and easy baking soda brine keeps shrimp plump and juicy on the grill.<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep: 1 hour<p>Total: 1 hour and 20 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound|450 grams jumbo shrimp, peeled<p>2 teaspoons kosher salt, plus more to taste<p>1/2 teaspoon baking soda<p>2 ripe avocados, halved, pitted, peeled, and thinly …

Seafood

Infertility through the ages, and how IVF helped change the way we think about it – podcast

To all outward appearances, Louise Brown looked exactly the same as thousands of other babies when her blinking, slightly quizzical gaze met …

IVF

25+ 1-Pan Dinners (Because Dirty Dishes Suck)

We're going to go out on a limb here and assume that pretty much no one looks forward to tackling a pile of dirty dishes, especially on a busy weeknight. You could skip cooking altogether and order a pizza or get takeout, but that's not the only solution. One-pan meals, like these 28 recipes that …

Cooking

The Family That Doesn't Feel Pain

Their genes could lead to treatment options for people with chronic pain.<p>When Letizia Marsili was six years old, she loved to climb anything in sight, from tree branches to light poles. One day while climbing a pole, she pierced her chest with a nail jutting out of the wood. Instead of screaming in …

Pain

Shrimp and Marinated Peach Salad with Blue Cheese and Caramelized Shallot Vinaigrette

Achieve bold and bright flavors within minutes in this colorful, summery-toned salad. The Old Bay Seasoning delivers a kick of signature spice and a …

Blue Cheese

The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

While many resort to pancake mix when making a special weekend breakfast, homemade pancakes are a <i>must</i>. Here's the little-known secret: the batter takes just as long to make as a boxed mix, and the result is infinitely better. If the attractive appearance of these golden, crisp cakes isn't enough to …

Breakfast

Spinach & Cucumber Salad with Yogurt-Mint Dressing

Food

Why Dogs and Humans Love Each Other More Than Anyone Else

<i>This is excerpted from TIME How Dogs Think: Inside the Canine Mind</i><i>, now available at retailers and on Amazon.</i><p>You speak dog better than you think you …

Pets

A wellness expert says *this* is the next big thing

<i>If you want to know what’s next in wellness, Susie Ellis is a *very* good person to ask. She’s the chairwoman and CEO of Global Wellness Institute,</i> …

Happiness

Supermodel Linda Evangelista "Gave Up Botox" After Using This $160 Serum

Supermodel Linda Evangelista has never shied away from skincare, even of the invasive variety. The 53-year-old has openly admitted to having botox, …

Skin Care

Smoothie bowl queen Alison Wu shares the coolest hangouts in Portland

Smoothie guru Alison Wu’s home on the internet (that would be Wu Haus) is much like her home IRL—Portland, Oregon. Both are places where wellness …

Food Trucks

My Crowd-Pleasing Party Dips Have A Surprising Secret

<i>Refinery29's My Kitchen Sink is an exploration of our most meaningful recipes — the go-to dishes that we turn to time and again. Not only do we enjoy</i> …

How to Make Fruit Salad - Chowhound

Fruit salad is a staple of hotel breakfast buffets and brunch spots (and hospital cafeterias and elementary schools) everywhere—but it’s rarely any …

Chicken shawarma salad with tahini dressing recipe

Even before they went gourmet, I was a fan of kebabs. As teenagers, my friends and I would dance into the early hours before hitting a particular kebab shop favoured by my best friend, who was Greek and wise enough to know about these things. We’d buy mouthwatering grilled chicken shawarma dressed …

Recipes

Pregnant Women: Avoid Soft Cheeses, But Do Get These Shots

The list of things you're supposed to avoid when you're pregnant (like I am) is comically long. Hot baths. Alcohol. Soft cheeses. Tuna and lunch meat. Sprouts.<p>So it felt a little odd to be offering up my arm for a vaccine a few weeks ago, at the start of my third trimester. Really? No ibuprofen or …

Public Health

21 Lunch and Dinner Salads That Are Seriously Filling

Good salads are much more than iceberg lettuce, chopped veggies, and a sprinkle of a basic vinaigrette. Salads are a great way to pack in plenty of …

17 Best Anti-Aging Oils for Women Over 50

Wrinkles and fine lines won't stand a chance against the best anti-aging oils for over-50 women. While your go-to serums and treatments are essential …

What if we knew when and how we'd die?

Even a 42.8 millisecond flash of the word “death” across a computer screen is enough to make us act differently – and not always for the better.<p>You and everyone you’ve ever known will someday die. According to some psychologists, this uncomfortable truth constantly lurks in the back of our minds …

Psychology