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Lemon Blueberry Bread

Dessert / Home / Lemon Blueberry Bread<p>Print Friendly Version Log in to bookmark!<p>Photo by: Lemondropsfoodie.blogspot.com<p>Description<p>It's as good as it …

The Best Thing To Ever Happen To Mornings: Breakfast Nachos

Just let this happen.<p>Put an egg on absolutely anything and call it breakfast. That means putting an egg on top of this melty mixture of warm corn …

Serious Chocolate Chip Cookies

Preheat the oven to 350ºF. Line a baking sheet with a silpat or parchment paper.<p>In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking …

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Humans' Amazing Evolution From Hunter-Gatherer to Safeway Shopper

Through genetics, nutrients, irrigation, and pesticides, we figured out how to lift the constraints that nature placed upon us, author says.<p>Ruth DeFries, chair of the department of ecology, evolution, and environmental biology at Columbia University, in New York, and author of <i>The Big Ratchet: How</i> …

Regular pot habit changes your brain, may even lower your IQ, study says

Using marijuana at an early age could have long-term consequences on your brain and it may even lower your IQ, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.<p>Researchers found that compared to nonusers, people who smoked marijuana starting as early as age 14 have …

10 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Do these exercises consistently, and you’ll run faster and stronger.<p>Whenever the topic of strength training and running comes up, most runners tend to respond with, “Wait, I’m supposed to do something other than running?” Supplementing running with strengthening exercises will not only aid in …

Workouts

Get your ovens ready. Our Holiday Cookie Bake-Off is happening now! (Recipe)

If you love to bake for the holidays, enter your favorite cookie recipe in our fifth annual Los Angeles Times Holiday Cookie Bake-Off, happening now.<p>Submit your recipe, a photo of your cookie and a short essay explaining why your recipe should win at latimes.com/bakeoff by midnight Nov. 14. Then …

6 Immune-Boosting Recipes to Help You Fight the Flu

Flu season has arrived. Flu.gov states that the virus peaks in January and February but can occur as early as October and as late as May, meaning …

10 Best Healing Herbs

Science shows these herbal power-healers can help ease pain, prevent Alzheimer's, and ward off cancer and heart disease<p>Your arsenal of home remedies is about to get a lot spicier with these best healing herbs. Though herbs have been used for hundreds of years to heal, scientists are finally …

Alternative Medicine

For Math Students, Self-Esteem Might Not Equal High Scores

But the Brookings Institution is reporting today that countries such as the United States that embrace self-esteem, joy and real-world relevance in learning mathematics are lagging behind others that don't promote all that self-regard.<p>Consider Korea and Japan.<p>According to the Washington think …

Education

Apple and Sour Cream Coffee Cake

You can serve this cake warm with a dollop of applesauce or lightly sweetened sour cream.

Google Genomics is a cloud service just for DNA data

Google is approaching hospitals and universities with a new pitch: Have genomes? Store them with us.<p>The search giant's first product for the DNA age …

Best Wildlife Photos of 2014

The winners of the 50th Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition have been announced by London’s Natural History Museum.<p>Stinger in the sun by …

What?! Fish Can't Be Organic?

<i>by Lisa J. Bunin, Ph.D., organic policy director of Center for Food Safety</i><p>That's right. Neither wild fish nor farmed fish can be certified organic because no organic standards exist in the U.S. to regulate them. But that may be about to change -- for the worse. Why? The U.S. Department of …

Aquaculture

Regular pot smokers have shrunken brains, study says

Experimental mice have been telling us this for years, but pot-smoking humans didn't want to believe it could happen to them: Compared with a person who never smoked marijuana, someone who uses marijuana regularly has, on average, less gray matter in his orbital frontal cortex, a region that is a …

The jaw-dropping inequality of wealth in the U.S., in charts

It is a relatively well-known fact that the United States has become one of the most unequal countries in the developed world when it comes to income.<p>…

5 Slow-Cooker Dinners for Fall

Matt Armendariz, 2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.<p>I’ll admit it: I’m late to the slow-cooker party. But in my defense, I could …