Matt Biro

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7 No-Nonsense Tips For Eating Healthy

We all know that providing our bodies with nutrient dense foods full of vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals will help our bodies detoxify, heal, …

Health care enrollment for 2015 delayed a month

The start of the 2015 enrollment period under President Obama's new health care law is being pushed back a month, from Oct. 15 of next year to Nov. 15 — just past the 2014 congressional elections.<p>The decision does not affect current enrollments for 2014.<p>Administration officials said the delay will …

Visual effects artists will wear green during Obama's L.A. visit

Visual effects artists are planning to show their colors next week when President<p>ObamavisitsDreamWorks Animation SKG.<p>Hundreds of visual effects artists who work at the Glendale studio are expected to wear green T-shirts to draw attention to the plight of their industry when Obama visits the campus …

ACA: What can go wrong now?

Busted website, canceled policies, lousy early enrollment numbers. And that could be just the warmup.<p>Because the lesson of the last six weeks is that when it comes to the Obamacare rollout, if it can go wrong, it probably will.<p>The stumble-filled debut of President Barack Obama’s health care law is …

As Pentagon invests in green fuel, critics focus on the cost

WASHINGTON — When the<p>U.S. Navysailed an imposing fleet near Hawaii that was powered in part by algae and used cooking grease, environmentalists weren't the only ones who were thrilled.<p>Executives at bioenergy startups in the San Francisco Bay Area, Chicago and elsewhere — and the venture capitalists …

Investors see legal marijuana as growth industry

It looks like any other business conference — lots of suits, name badges, a long line to the buffet — except that the 700 people who each paid $599 to be in this conference hall south of Seattle are in an industry unlike any other: marijuana.<p>The people at this meeting aren’t Cheech and Chong. …

Drugs Will Kill Your Friends

Comedian Rob Delaney reflects on his time in rehab.<p>Three guys died when I was at the halfway house: Chris, Arturo, and Luke. They all died right after I left in pretty quick succession. Each one hurt like a motherfucker.<p>I haven’t been to war, so I can’t comment on what that experience is like, but …

Why Doctors Are Testing An Epilepsy Drug For Alcoholism

In the hunt for new ways to help people fight alcoholism, doctors are studying gabapentin, a generic drug that's commonly used to treat epilepsy and fibromyalgia.<p>In a 12-week clinical trial conducted by the Scripps Research Institute, people taking taking gabapentin were much better at reducing …