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Tug, the Busy Little Robot Nurse, Will See You Now

Robots seem so far away. We’re so many years from <i>Jetsons</i>-esque machines that live among us and wash our dishes and fold our clothes. But the reality …

Texas Skillet Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake: Preheat oven to 350°F. Combine chocolate chips and butter in a medium-size microwavable glass bowl. Microwave …

12 Low-Calorie, Protein-Packed, Easy-to-Make Snack Recipes

Prepping some snack recipes ahead of time to have for the week can help prevent you from grabbing<p>cookiesthe easiest, quickest bite when you're hungry between meals. And because these are low in calories and full of protein, they can help keep portions and hunger in check to help you lose weight. …

Researchers Track an Unlikely Culprit in Weight Gain

For middle-aged women struggling with their weight, a recent spate of scientific findings sounds too good to be true. And they may be, researchers caution.<p>Studies in mice indicate that a single hormone whose levels rise at menopause could be responsible for a characteristic redistribution of weight …

Medicine

How to watch next month's eclipse (if you aren't headed to Oregon)

On Aug. 21, many lucky Americans will witness a total solar eclipse. In California, we'll get to see just a partial eclipse. But not to worry, Bay Area eclipsophiles — there are plenty of ways to see the total eclipse from home. It is, after all, the first total solar eclipse to cut across the …

San Francisco

7 Easy High-Protein, Low-Carb Dinners

There are endless ways to get crafty with low-carb dinners—veggie-crust pizzas, riced cauliflower, zucchini noodles, you name it. But while these …

Healthy Eating

NASA says your eclipse glasses may be unsafe. Here’s how to tell if they’re not

August’s upcoming eclipse will be eagerly taken in by millions of people across the nation, and except for a scant few minutes if you are in the path …

Lexington

Your Diet Plan's Missing a Fat-Melting Secret Weapon: Fish Oil

Are fish oil and weight loss really connected? Scientists from the University of Brazil have uncovered evidence that ordinary fish oil supplements — …

Recipe: Easy Lemongrass Grilled Chicken — Quick and Easy Weeknight Dinners

One of the easiest but tastiest chicken recipes you can grill this summer involves lemongrass, a few pantry staples, and boneless chicken thighs. …

Recipes

Only as Old as the Brain’s Stem Cells Feel | GEN

What the brain tells the body can accelerate aging and shorten lifespan. That much is already clear from recent studies on neuroendocrine …

Meteor shower season is here and this is the weekend to watch

The fantastic Perseid meteor shower peaks in August, but a bright full moon on August 7 this year means late July is the time to watch for the famous "shooting stars."<p>If you head outside at night over the next few days to try to catch them, you'll also benefit from the overlap of two other meteor …

Scientists edit human embryos for first time in the U.S.

Researchers in Oregon have become the first in the U.S. to edit the genome of human embryos, MIT Technology Review reports.<p><b>Shoukhrat Mitalipov of</b> …

Should we really complete course of antibiotics?

Medical experts have questioned the conventional wisdom of always completing a course of antibiotics.<p>For years patients have been told to "complete …

Recipe: How to Make Oatmeal Griddle Cakes

Preheat an electric skillet or a griddle pan over medium heat (about 350° on the electric skillet).<p>In a food processor or blender, pulse 1 cup of …

A Coffee Cleanse for Weight Loss Is Not Just an Urban Legend

At first glance, "coffee" and "weight loss" don't seem like words that belong together in the same sentence. But whether you love it hot or iced, …

This super-stretchy wearable feels like a second skin and can record data

This could someday replace big health monitors<p>We’re a little closer to getting rid of bulky health sensors now that scientists have created a super-thin wearable that can record data through skin. That would make this wearable, which looks like a stylish gold tattoo, ideal for long-term medical …

Mediterranean style diet may prevent dementia

<b>(CNN) —</b> Meals from the sunny Mediterranean have been linked to stronger bones, a healthier heart and longer life, along with a reduced risk for diabetes and high blood pressure.<p>Now you can add lowering your risk for dementia to the ever growing list of reasons to follow the Mediterranean diet or …

Holistic Medicine

US Border Patrol says it won't search travelers' cloud data

US border patrol officers don't have the authority to examine data stored in the cloud when they search travelers' phones , the US Customs and Border Protection has acknowledged.<p>The agency clarified that while it can search electronic devices at the border without consent and in most cases without …

Rand Paul

Did an FDA Panel Really Just Approve the First Gene Therapy Treatment?

This week marked a major milestone in medicine: On Wednesday, a Food and Drug Administration panel unanimously recommended the approval of the first …

What the genetics of eye contact tell us about autism

Scientists say they can show that how a child looks at the world is directly and fundamentally influenced by his or her genes — a finding that could …

The Best Products at Trader Joe's (According to the Employees Who Know Them Best) - Chowhound

Before I had witnessed its majesty firsthand, I couldn’t understand the intense enthusiasm surrounding Trader Joe’s. What was it that made people …

Cancel Your Trips Outside, Baskin-Robbins Is Coming To Your Door!

At the beginning of every summer, most people have grand plans of beach days, road trips, and generally grabbing life by the horns. This will be your year! You may have spent fall and winter swaddled in blankets on the couch and spring in a hay fever haze, but summer is going to be different. Until …

Google is closer than ever to a quantum computing breakthrough

Its 20-qubit processor is currently undergoing tests, and the company appears to be on schedule to have its working 49-qubit chip ready by the end of 2017 as promised. Until it began trialing the 20-qubit chip, Google's most powerful quantum chip was the 9-qubit effort from 2015.<p>Traditional …

Quantum Computing

The Southwest U.S. heat wave broke dozens of temperature records, giving us a glimpse at our climate future

An unusually wide-reaching and long-lasting heat wave has gripped at least six states for an entire week, breaking or tying dozens of hot weather …

Hawaiian pizza inventor Sam Panopoulos dies aged 83

<b>Sam Panopoulos, who has died aged 83, leaves a legacy that has delighted, confused and appalled diners worldwide. Often at the same time.</b><p>Panopoulos is the Canadian man who invented Hawaiian pizza, a dish so divisive it led to a presidential outburst this year.<p>He passed away in hospital suddenly on …

Justin Trudeau

Zucchini “Meatballs"

OMG! So tasty.<p>Makes 15 meatballs<p>4 zucchinis<p>1 large egg<p>1 cup ricotta cheese<p>1 cup bread crumbs<p>1 tablespoon Italian seasoning<p>3 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped<p>3 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped<p>1 tablespoon salt<p>1 teaspoon pepper<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 medium onion, diced<p>2 cloves garlic, chopped<p>1. …

The 10 Best European Destinations for Your Money

Book your vacation now.<p>With the U.S. dollar strong and summer transatlantic airfares at record lows, it’s an excellent time to plan your next …

BA's Official Guide to London

Discover what London has to offer in 5 short days

A blend of history, culture and adventures, London offers endless possibilities to every type of travelers. One of the world’s oldest cities, London …