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Some of Your Favorite Cereals May Contain Traces of Weed Killer

Some cereals tested had three times over the amount of glyphosate that is safe.<p>Findings recently reported by a study revealed that traces of a commonly known weed killer, Roundup, were found in portions of oat-based foods.<p>The Environmental Working Group (EWG) published its findings that claim …

Glyphosate

Relationship need a boost? Try these tips to strengthen it

When relationships start to falter, it’s often because expectations aren’t being met. Here are five ways to put the fun and meaning back in yours.<p>It’s a tale as old as time: Two people fall in love. At first, they can’t get enough of each other. But as the years wane, so does the romance.<p>When …

Divorce

FDA expands recall of heart drug for possible cancer-causing contamination

A popular drug used to treat high blood pressure has been recalled because some products may contain a cancer-causing chemical.<p>In an ongoing investigation, the Food & Drug Administration has expanded the swath of the recall of the drug valsartan, which is used to treat high blood pressure and heart …

Valsartan

Stop Drinking Soda -- Here's Why and How You Should Quit

Soda is terrible for you -- here's why you should quit, and how.<p>Everyone wants that one life-changing moment. I had mine three years ago.<p>No, my wife didn’t leave me. I didn’t win the Powerball and quit my job. My life-changing moment had to do with something seemingly insignificant, something that …

Diabetes

Bayer Steps Up Attack on Netflix’s ‘The Bleeding Edge,’ Calling Producers Ignorant of Medical Science and Ethics

Bayer is continuing the war of words against “The Bleeding Edge,” Netflix’s documentary about harms inflicted by the massive medical-device …

Contraception

The charming villages of Italy's Cinque Terre

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Media Management

The biggest lie we still teach in American history classes

“The idea that we’re always getting better keeps us from seeing those times when we’re getting worse.”<p>One of my favorite writers, Gore Vidal, once described his country asthe United States of Amnesia. “We learn nothing because we remember nothing,” he wrote.<p>Vidal’s point is simple enough: America’s …

Black History

Presenting Breastfeeding As A Choice Is Contributing To Black Infant Deaths

The current and much-needed national conversation regarding America’s black maternal and infant mortality crises is missing a critical thread: the role that breastfeeding plays in saving the lives of black infants. It’s an important point to make, particularly as World Breastfeeding Week starts …

Women of Color

How an Ex-Cop Rigged McDonald’s Monopoly Game and Stole Millions

Jerome Jacobson and his network of mobsters, psychics, strip club owners, and drug traffickers won almost every prize for 12 years, until the FBI …

Crime

A Laundry Symbol Guide Because We’re All Honestly Confused

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Cleaning

Which state is America's most miserable? An analysis of well-being

2017 was a challenging year for many Americans. The well-being of the average American dropped more in 2017 than in any year since Gallup began tracking it in 2008.<p>The Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Index is based on interviews with over 160,000 U.S. adults aged 18 and older, and is intended to …

Demographics

The 10 Frozen Foods This Nutritionist Always Buys at Costco — Shopping

Within the last year, Costco has become one of my favorite places to shop — especially when I'm looking to save money on healthy and organic foods. …

Nutrition

5 back to school tips to make the transition easier

Why Do I Wake Up Early For No Reason? This Is What Your Body Is Trying To Tell You

It's happened to all of us at some point or another; waking up after what feels like a good night's sleep, only to find that it's still the middle of …

3 Foods You Probably Eat That Are Dangerous For Your Brain According To Science

Seven years ago, Max Lugavere was sitting at the dinner table when he asked his mother to pass the salt. The simple request should have take a fraction of a second, but it took his mother three or four. Those were the first signs that something was wrong. Within a few months, he and his brother …

Nutrition

Omega-3 supplements may not protect heart health, new study says

3 Companies Recall Blood Pressure Medications Over Cancer Fears

Some drugs used to control high blood pressure and prevent heart failure were voluntarily recalled this past week due to an impurity that could …

An Aspirin A Day? Not So Fast

I thought we’d put this one to bed. A large-scale study showed that low-dose aspirin (one quarter of a standard 325 mg pill, or about 81 mg) taken once a day can prevent heart attacks and some common types of cancer, including colon cancer.<p>I wrote about this topic just over a year ago, and I’ve …

Biomedicine

How To Stop Your Mind From Racing At Night

Some nights, you get into bed and your mind starts going over every single thing you've done, ever, since you've been alive. Or, it goes through …

The inconvenient truth about cancer and mobile phones

Neutralising the safety issue has opened the door to the biggest prize of all: the Internet of Things<p>On 28 March this year, the scientific peer review of a landmark United States government study concluded that there is “clear evidence” that radiation from mobile phones causes cancer, specifically, …

Public Health

5 Carbs You Can Eat All You Want Without Gaining Weight, According To Nutritionists

When most people talk about carbs — as in, complain about how carbs make them gain weight — they’re usually talking about sugary refined carbs like …

What Is CBD? Here's What to Know About Cannabidiol

Since CBD seems to be on everyone's lips — literally — let's run through what CBD is, what CBD does to your body, and what the health benefits are.<p>What is CBD, or cannabidiol, that everyone's buzzing about? If you don't already, you're about to see this stuff everywhere.<p>We're on the edge of a CBD …

As Haiti Burns, Never Forget: White People Did That

On Saturday, the U.S. Embassy in Haiti warned American citizens, volunteers and missionaries in Haiti to stay in place and hunker down after angry …

Worrying too much? Doctors explain when anxiety becomes a problem

It can be complicated to understand what’s "good" anxiety and what is the sign of a disorder.<p>Throughout her life, Johanna Murphy experienced a persistent feeling that she did everything wrong. A low-level of panic often seemed present, but she simply thought this was how adults felt.<p>“I thought that …

Here's the real reason so many Americans get food poisoning

Government scientists trying out a new kitchen safety training video got an unpleasant surprise when they watched how people behave during food preparation.<p>Not only did their volunteers fail to use meat thermometers properly — or even at all in many cases — but they failed to wash their hands and …

Public Health

Warning: Do Not Mix These Supplements

Be cautious of these combos<p>Even the most common supplements can have surprising interactions with drugs and other supplements.<p>"Things that are …

9 Foods You Should Never Eat If You Have Diabetes

Well, almost never.<p>For those who don’t have diabetes, nibbling a cookie here or some French fries there isn’t a big deal. Those unhealthy treats may run counter to your diet or weight-loss goals, but eating them isn’t the end of the world. For diabetics, on the other hand, one too many slip-ups …

Most Men Don’t Realize They’re Depressed. Here’s How to Recognize the Signs and Seek Help.

Real talk: Some 30% of men will suffer a bout of depression at some point in their lifetime. So chances are at least a few of your friends—and …

New research shows vitamin D could lower risk of colorectal cancer

Cancer

Everything You Need to Know About Using CBD for Pain and Anxiety

The compound, found in the cannabis plant, is thought to be good for muscle pain, headaches, and anxiety, among other things. But what does the research say?<p>James Joliat, a 35-year-old video producer in Denver, has long experienced muscle and joint pain—mostly related to sports injuries. He says he …