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The controversy over the PSA test is failing men with aggressive prostate cancers

One typically thinks of men 50 and older getting a PSA blood test to help smoke out prostate cancer.But B.C. politician Rick Glumac took the test at …

Cancer

What early Christians knew that modern Christians don’t: Women make great leaders

The Southern Baptist Convention is having a reckoning with the #MeToo movement this week. More than 2,000 Southern Baptist women signed an open letter Sunday condemning comments made by Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary President Paige Patterson, in which he described a young man’s lewd …

Theology

9x13 Chicken Recipes So Delicious You’ll Make Them Again and Again

Crowd-pleasing chicken recipes you can rely on—every time.<p>The best thing about a chicken casserole—other than its gloriously creamy and cheesy …

Cooking

Healthy Trader Joe's products nutritionists swear by

As a dietitian, it’s my job to make eating well easy and accessible for people. And as a busy working parent, I need fast, nutritious solutions myself! The beloved grocery store Trader Joe’s does this so well, so I decided reach out to nutrition pros across the country who shared with NBC News …

Healthy Eating

Bathroom hand dryers may leave your hands dirtier than before, gross new study says

Hand dryers may leave your hands significantly more dirty than before, according to a new study.<p>The study, the results of which were published in the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology, found that plates exposed to 30 seconds of a bathroom hand dryer gained at least 18 to 60 colonies of …

Microbiology

Evidence Shows Students Still Learn More Effectively From Print Textbooks Than Screens

Print's not dead.<p>Today's students see themselves as digital natives, the first generation to grow up surrounded by technology like smartphones, …

The 7 Best Insoles for Shoes (Yes, Even Heels)

Maybe your job entails standing for nine hours straight, or you're planning a vacation where you'll be on foot every day. Modern insole technology …

This Is the Most Popular Sheet Pan Recipe on Pinterest

It might not feel like it at the moment, but summer will be here before we know it. And with summer comes all the fun food stuff you can do outdoors, …

Sheet Pan

Go ahead and drink your coffee, public health experts say

A California court ruling this week that a cancer warning label should be required on coffee has left the scientific community puzzled.<p>There is plenty of research showing that coffee doesn't cause cancer, and can actually prevent liver and endometrial cancer. The World Health Organization announced …

Pope To World: Hell Does Exist

Things got a little heated at the Vatican this week when an Italian journalist reported that Pope Francis denied the existence of hell.<p>Apparently, the fiery 93-year-old avowed atheist reporter, Eugenio Scalfari of <i>La Repubblica</i>, set the social media world aflame after writing in Italian that when …

Christianity

Once You See What NPR Thinks Easter Is, Your Life Will Be Changed Forever

Secular media explanations of Christianity and Christian doctrine are usually good for laughs. Who can forget this gem from the New York Times …

Christianity

Bring 1 of These 20 Awesome Gifts to a Baby Shower and Be the Expectant Mom's New Favorite Person

If you have more baby showers on your calendar than you can even begin to count and are also tired of clicking on a baby registry only to find everything is already bought, we have the list for you. Bringing one of these 20 trendy items as a present is sure to make you standout without leaving the …

Shopping

Amazon Customers Are Obsessed With TruSkin Naturals $20 Vitamin C Serum

Vitamin C, while appreciated in orange juice, is actually at its best as one of the most powerful players in the skin-care game. Linked with promoting collagen production, brightening and evening out skin tone, and reducing signs of aging and hyperpigmentation among other beauty benefits, it leaves …

12 Nail Polish Colors Glamour.com Editors Are Wearing All Spring

Warm weather might be taking its sweet time to show up around most of the country, but going by the calendar and calendar alone, it's spring. Far be it from us to disagree with a piece of paper, especially when it means disregarding the snow and giving spring a warm welcome to our fingers and toes. …

Time I

How to speak puppy: a visual guide to doggy body language

From tail height and posture to pricked ears and eye contact, vet and clinical animal behaviourist Kendal Shepherd reveals what your dog is trying to tell you

Pets

Critical Thinking Skills Are Necessary In These Not-So-Innocent Times

Fake news, conspiracy theories and world leaders that lie on a daily basis are just a few of the reasons why it is important.<p>Fake news, conspiracy …

Critical Thinking

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

Alice Hart's braised baby eggplants with bok choy, peanuts and Thai basil recipe

Fried until crisp and golden then braised, these baby eggplants are full of flavour as well as being silky smooth and tender – just as they should be.<p><i>serves 4</i><p>12 baby eggplants (aubergines), halved lengthways<br>100ml peanut oil<br>2 garlic cloves, chopped<br>3cm piece fresh ginger, finely chopped<br>6 baby bok …

Choy

Standing desks 'increase pain' and slow down mental ability, study suggests

Standing desks increase bodily pain and slow down people’s cognitive functions at work, new research suggests.<p>Experts have warned that despite the “feverish” trend towards adopting the adjustable desks, there is little solid evidence to support their use, as well as concerns they may do more harm …

Holistic Medicine

Shoulder Length Haircuts To Show Your Hairstylist Now

Ah, this length is just right.<p>Shoulder-length hair gets flack for lacking gumption. It’s often dismissed as a transition stage between, say, a blunt …

The Medium-Length Cut That’ll Convince You to Grow Your Hair Out

Southern women know when it’s time to make the chop, that much we know to be true. With our super pixies, sassy crops, and classic bobs, we're keenly …

A Vancouver Doctor Just Started A Public War On Naturopaths

"You seem to have no idea how much trouble you cause for patients"<p>"Dear naturopaths ..."<p>While the salutation may have been cordial enough, what …

Naturopathic Medicine

Sports medicine experts MOVE on with evidence-based advice

Is prolonged rest best for an acute injury or musculoskeletal problem? No, it’s actually harmful. Steroidal and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs …

Turkey and Vegetable Chow Fun

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:35 minPrep:25 minCook:10 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories520Total Fat16 …

Food

Seven Thoughts on the Billy Graham / Mike Pence Rule

I have often wondered how Billy Graham feels about having a rule named after him. And it’s not just any rule either, but one that has generated all …

Evangelical Christianity

No need to break a sweat during hot yoga: Study finds high temperatures don’t bring added benefits

You’ll break a sweat during a hot yoga class, but you could turn down the heat and do just as much good for your body, according to a new vascular …

Yoga

How Much Protein Should You Consume Post-Workout? Ft. Courtney King

Team BPI athlete Courtney King recently traveled to Columbia, SC to visit the Muscle & Strength HQ.<p>While here she showed us how to do a couple of …

The No. 1 job in America if you want high pay and work-life balance is …

Looking for high salaries, a promising future, low stress and a lot of work-life balance? Here are the jobs that deliver<p>Work can work for your …

What teens wish their parents knew about social media

When teens were asked, recently, if they believe their parents know “a little” or “nothing” about what they do or say online, or even what social-media apps and sites they use, more than a quarter of them agreed.<p>After visiting schools around the country, it seems to me they’re likely giving their …

Social Media

What even is facial yoga—and should you be doing it?

Getting your yoga on comes with a myriad of mind-body benefits, like boosted immunity and more satisfying sex. And (score!) according to a newly …