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Here's How Drinking Hot Tea Could Increase Your Risk of Cancer

Smoking cigarettes and drinking too much alcohol both raise your risk for developing esophageal cancer, which affects the tube connecting the throat …

Cancer

Top CRA executives pocket $35,000 a year in performance pay

CRA executives make significantly more than others, but critics say it's not justified<p>Top executives at the Canada Revenue Agency have been taking …

Trampoline parks just aren’t safe. And trampolines aren’t either, doctors say

If you ask doctors, they’ll likely tell you that trampoline parks aren’t safe.<p>And that was before Victoria father Jay Greenwood died of his injuries …

Cacio e Pepe: What it is and how you can make it!

Cacio e Pepe: more than just a trendy pasta dish<p>Cacio e Pepe has become one of the trendiest pasta dishes in the world of food. Why is that? It's the …

Italian Food

This Pineapple Cough Remedy Is 5x More Effective Than Cough Medicine

5x More Effective Than Cough Medicine – This Overlooked Fruit Will Be Your Favorite New Cough Remedy<br>Pineapple Juice for Cough: Effective Homemade …

20 Delicious Classic Cookie Recipes

Jam Thumbprints<p>Fill sugar cookies with apricot or raspberry jam for a burst of sweet fruit in every bite.<p><b>Get the recipe:</b> Jam Thumbprints<p>Old-Fashioned …

25 Dinner Ideas For People Who Are Trying To Eat Less Meat

Put these in your dinner rotation.

This Core Workout Is the Secret Weapon for Killer Abs

Has your quest for a toned stomach halted? It’s time to try something new.<p>For your next abs workout program, look no further than the rings. A …

Workouts

The Perfect New Sex Move To Try In 2018, According To Your Zodiac Sign

It's just about a wrap on 2017, which means it's time to start looking to the future and asking the tough questions. What do we want to make of the …

Amazon Fire TV

Four Cheese Spinach Artichoke Dip Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> This dip is so simple to make and has a wonderful familiar flavor with a few …

Drinking Coffee Is Good For Your Liver, Research Says

Coffee might be saving your liver from cancer and other damage, so drink up.<p>A report from Coffee and Health, a not-for-profit organization dedicated …

14 Genius Tricks To Keep Flies Out Of Your Home & Garden

Flies are not only annoying, they’re major carriers of disease. They are known to transfer more than 100 pathogens that can result in illness, …

4 Anti-Inflammatory Detox Drinks Docs Swear By To Get Rid Of Belly Fat

Getting rid of belly bloat is as easy as sipping a drink. Try these tasty quenchers from Dr. Luiza Petre, MD, director of the Medi-Weightloss …

This is why that stupid way to multiply isn't so stupid after all

High school math teacher Joe Howard wrote to me about his latest video. He said:<p>A recent video has been circulating of a 4th grade teacher showing a …

Clogged arteries may be down to bacteria, not diet

The fat molecules in the plaques that clog up our arteries and raise risk of heart attack and stroke may come from bacteria that live in our mouths …

Lifestyle changes, not a magic pill, can reverse Alzheimer's

Last summer, a research group from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) quietly published the results of a new approach in the treatment …

The 19 Best Foods for Health and Happiness

If a single food was guaranteed to make you instantly slim or happy, or end your allergy woes, stores would have to fight back the feverish shoppers. …

Nutrition

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves target just one group of muscles, such as the biceps or …

Exercise

The Case for Letting Fevers Run Their Course

Numerous studies over the past few years have shown that taking fever reducers hurts your body’s ability to recover from an illness.<p>Fever isn’t an …

Bay Leaf
Bay Leaf

Researchers find "executioner protein" that causes cancer cells to self-destruct without hurting healthy cells

Killing Cancer with Apoptosis<p>Albert Einstein College of Medicine scientists have induced cancer cells to commit suicide with a new compound that …

Cancer Cells

How to Roast a Chicken: The Ultimate Recipe, Tips, and More

It's time to nail the perfect bird every time, including limitless possibilities for riffing on it.<p>People tend to be intimidated by roast chicken. They think it's easy to overcook, or to have inconsistencies between dry white meat and under-done dark meat. They're afraid the skin will turn out …

BBQ

Science Confirms That Turmeric As Effective As 14 Drugs

Turmeric or Curcumin is a wonder herb and it has many health benefits.It’s bright orange, bitter and powerful.Turmeric is the vibrant ingredient that gives curry it’s memorable hue. If you’ve tried Indian cuisine, you’ve likely tasted it and loved it.<p>This predominant spice is used generously in …

Alternative Medicine

Pancreatic cancer could be treated with a Parkinson's drug

A new study shows that a common drug for Parkinson's disease has anti-cancer effects in mice and human pancreatic cells.<p>The new research suggests …

Patellofemoral pain syndrome (runner's knee): Symptoms, causes, and treatment

Patellofemoral syndrome or patellofemoral pain syndrome is a term used to describe pain around the patella or kneecap and in the front of the …

How to increase red blood cell count

A low red blood count or anemia can cause feelings of fatigue and weakness. When people have a lower red blood count than normal, their body has to …

This Is How You Cook Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thighs Every Time

Bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs are a wallet-friendly cut that won't kill your weekly food budget, plus they're wildly versatile and easy to make. …

Cooking

Red wine: the unexpected health benefits

Another day, another story about red wine being good for you. Today's happy news comes from scientific researchers at Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, who have found that drinking at least one glass of red wine a week boosts fertility in women.<p>The research investigated how alcohol …