Thomas Kross

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Fear of being grilled by GPs' receptionists keeps patients away

GPs’ receptionists are deterring patients from going to the doctor, with almost half of patients put off by worries they will be grilled about their symptoms, a study has found.<p>The Royal College of GPs last night reminded receptionists they should not be taking decisions about patients' health, …

GYM EXERCISE PLAN FOR BEGINNERS

<b>Nowadays</b>, a lot of fitness gyms are built side by side. Business owners knew that <i>healthy lifestyle</i> is greatly in demand in the market today. Every …

Experts Say That Eating This One Food Before A Workout Will Help You To Burn More Fat

It only takes a quick scan across a few health and fitness websites and blogs to figure out that people are basically obsessed with the notion of …

Venezuela on the brink: a journey through a country in crisis

The oil-rich South American nation should be prospering. Instead it stands on the edge of an economic and humanitarian abyss<p>The proud face of the revolutionary hero Simón Bolívar gazes from a stack of banknotes dumped in a grubby box on the floor of a supermarket that doubles as a foreign exchange …

Venezuela

Antioxidant Supplements, Vitamins And Minerals

Good nutrition is essential to health.Knowing what to do doesn’t mean that you will do it. Follow the tips that are outlined in this article.<p>In order …

13 Tips For Becoming A Faster Runner

Tips and workouts that'll turn you into a speed(ier) demon.<p>For lots of newish runners, the step right after "start running regularly" is "try running faster." And it's actually not as complicated as you might think.<p>To explain how everyday runners can do this safely and effectively, BuzzFeed Health …

Myths About Running

<i>Believing these myths about running will keep you from your fitness goals.</i><p><b>I’m not built for it</b><p>How many times have you heard someone say I’m just not …

Marathons

How Fructose May Trigger Body Fat

Fructose, a type of sugar, quickly absorbs into the liver of mice with diabetes, potentially causing health complications, according to a new study …

Diabetes

Breakfast Sandwiches That Make Us Wonder Why We Ever Eat Anything Else

These are glorious.<p>We’re just going to say it: breakfast is the best meal of the day. With options like pancakes and eggs Benedict, it’s hard to argue otherwise. And we haven’t even mentioned breakfast sandwiches, which take this morning meal to a whole other level.<p>The thing that’s so great about …

Beware extremes: Exercise, anger may trigger heart attack

If you're angry or upset, you might want to simmer down before heading out for an intense run or gym workout. A large, international study ties heavy exertion while stressed or mad to a tripled risk of having a heart attack within an hour.<p>Regular exercise is a healthy antidote to stress and can …

Biomedicine

Paper reveals soda's controversial relationship with health groups

<b>(CNN) —</b> A provocative new research paper has unmasked how many health organizations received funding from the nation's two largest soda companies in recent years, and the findings have left researchers shocked.<p>The Coca-Cola Co. and PepsiCo recently sponsored at least 96 national health …

The 3 Surprising Foods You Should Never Reheat

Leftovers are an essential part of a modern person's lifestyle. Whether you make meals in bulk on Sundays or ration your nightly meals to last you …

Women's Health

9 Ways To Overcome Emotional Eating

In my work as a psychologist, I help clients every day overcome eating issues, lose weight, beat body image concerns, and adopt a more mindful life. …

Why Tyson Foods Is Investing in A Vegan Startup

Tyson Foods—which has carved out a niche as a market leader in chicken, beef and pork—has made a far-afield investment in plant-based food startup, …

Enter for a chance to win select kitchen essentials from the Food Awards

This season's Food Awards is among us and it's your guide to the best products for your kitchen. And with so many different products on the market, we wanted to make sure you have the best ones. From skillets and casserole dishes, to slow cookers, and coffee makers -- check out our favorite kitchen …

AOL

Luxury Dine-In Theater Debuts in Seaport With Food From Chef Sherry Yard

Luxury movie theater chain <b>iPic Theaters</b> made its debut in Manhattan last week at the Fulton Building in the Seaport District — offering in-theater dining from pastry chef Sherry Yard and seats with little pillows and blankets. The Florida-based chain has 15 locations across the country, and the new …

Ice Cream Ramen Is A Gelatinous, Beautiful Mess You’ve Got To Try At Least Once

There are endless way to prepare, cook, and consume ramen. But even if you’ve seen and tried everything — from eating Ramen directly from a pipe to the ultra-trendy ramen burger — we’re betting there’s at least one way you haven’t eaten ramen yet: As a weird-ass dessert made out of ice cream.<p>The …

Coconut Milk Gives Instant Ramen a Creamy, Hearty Upgrade

Instant ramen is one of the easiest foods to upgrade into something tastier and more filling, even by adding just one ingredient. In this case, that …

Largest US meat processor invests in veggie burgers that 'bleed'

The United States' largest meat processor is investing money in a company that makes artificial meat products from vegetables. Tyson Foods has announced that it is spending an undisclosed amount to acquire a 5 percent stake in Beyond Meat, the company behind the Beyond Burger — a fully vegan …

The 10 best cheap-eats in Los Angeles

If you’re like me you are always on the hunt for a tasty meal that’s heavy on flavor and authenticity but light on the wallet. My go-to spots for …

Baking Soda vs. Baking Powder: Here’s the Difference

It’s no wonder that baking soda and baking powder are easily confused, considering their similar names and appearance, plus the fact that they’re …

6 Guacamole Recipes That You Will Most Certainly Troll

GRANNY SMITH APPLE GUACAMOLE<p>You guys trolled us <i>realll</i> hard for this one (see here, here and here for a taste), but whatever, haters are just …

Recipe: Killer collards, as adapted from The Red Rooster Cookbook

<b>The Red Rooster Cookbook: The Story of Food and Hustle in Harlem</b><p><i>By Marcus Samuelsson</i><p><i>Rux Martin/Houghton Mifflin</i><p><i>Harcourt, 384 pages, $52.95, publishes on Oct. 18</i><p>From its opening dedication "to the people of Harlem," it's clear that Marcus Samuelsson's <i>The Red Rooster Cookbook</i> is much more than a …