Heather Hinkson Davis

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26 Relationship Truths, As Told By "Sex And The City"

We whine when we don't have a boyfriend, and we whine when we do.

Overview of the Okinawan Diet

Okinawa is a region in the southernmost part of Japan where inhabitants have traditionally had the longest lifespans on earth. While there are …

Nutrition

Gain Control of Your Digital Habit

<i>By Jan Bruce for meQuilibrium</i><p>Your device isn't evil in and of itself. But it can run roughshod over you if you let it. I recently wrote about the astonishing survey results we found that showed in many cases we can't ignore our devices, interrupt our lives to check them, and feel more stressed and …

Jo Robinson, 'Eating On The Wild Side' Author Busts Conventional Wisdom On Vegetables

Those of us who follow nutrition news have heard it all. We try to eat food, not too much, mostly plants. We were scared of, then rehabilitated toward meat, eggs, real butter. We like monounsaturated fats and omega-3s and fiber and carotenoids. We know that broccoli and berries protect against …

5 Rules for Dining Out Safely When You're Gluten-Free

It's easier than ever to eat out on the gluten-free diet. Multiple national and regional restaurant chains offer gluten-free menus and seem to have …

Gluten-Free

Brain Aging May Depend on Childhood Intelligence

Older people who stay sharp tend to have a thicker cortex, which is the outermost region of the brain that includes the areas responsible for …

Pecan, Caramel, Crawfish: Food Dialect Maps

"ALL-monds," "AH-monds," or "I say something between 'l' and nothing"<p>Bert Vaux and Marius L. Jøhndal at the University of Cambridge surveyed around 11,500 people to study the ways we in the colonies have grown to speak. Joshua Katz, a doctoral student in linguistics at N.C. State, made these …

How Nature Builds A Pandemic Flu Virus

Here's a sobering thought: Wild birds — including city pigeons and ubiquitous Canada geese — carry 170 different types of bird flu. You know, all those viruses with the Hs and Ns in their names, like H1N1 and H5N1.<p>Only a dozen of these viruses have infected humans so far, but many of those have …

Coffee Intake Tied to Weight, Insulin Problems

New research shows the beverage may make affect how (or whether) your body accumulates fat<p>Consider this before you go on an afternoon java run: Overdoing it with the coffee may promote weight gain, according to a new research published in the <i>Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry</i>.<p>For the animal …

9 Healthier Beers (and How to Pick the Right One)

Feeling guilty about knocking a few back? It might be time to stop the guilt! Moderate beer consumption has been shown to help protect against heart …

How Couples Benefit From Sexual Fantasy

Sex is an act of the imagination, and in committed romantic relationships imagination often is the first thing to wear out. Romance requires novelty and fantasy. The process of falling in love is the invention of the person we're getting to know. There is always a bit of projection in romance. We …

Can a Vaginal Cream Really Make Your Hair Grow?

An interesting Internet meme has recently emerged: women using vaginal yeast infection products to grow their hair longer or to reverse hair loss.<p>A quick search of YouTube will net you hundreds of testimonial videos from women who've used this to treat their hair. Some of them have even begun …

“Should I Worry About...Dry Cleaning?”

A new study shows a chemical used at the cleaners has a scary side-effect. Here’s what you need to know<p><i>Every week, the Scoop examines alarming new claims to help you make sense of the latest health research.</i><p>There’s nothing like putting on a crisp blouse or freshly laundered dress straight from the …

The Moment I Knew

<i>When we asked readers to tweet about the moment they knew they needed to de-stress, the responses were alarming. Breaking points were marked by health crises, family problems and other types of suffering. We decided to go deeper into some of these stories in the hope that others can recognize signs</i> …

How Your Cycle Can Affect Your Mood

New research sheds more light on how hormones can toy with your emotions (and it goes way beyond PMS)<p>You expect to be a teary-eyed mess if you watch <i>Sleepless In Seattle</i> while PMSing, but hormones could also leave you susceptible to other, more surprising psychological side-effects: A new study from …

3 Plants That Make Your Life Better

These sprigs and leaves can do far more than just spice up your food—they can also enhance brain performance, mood, and energy<p>These sprigs and leaves can do far more than just spice up your food—they can also enhance brain performance, mood, and energy. <b>SNIFF IT</b> <b>Rosemary</b> Researchers found that …

Tweet Repeat: Selena Gomez Makes a Big Announcement, Drake Returns to the Recording Studio and Jennifer Lopez Makes a Change!

Welcome to Tweet Repeat, your daily dose of the best celeb anecdotes found on Twitter. We've scoured the site looking for the funniest, weirdest, …

OK! Magazine

Fabulously fun baking ideas for little chefs

<p>Have some fun in the kitchen with the children this half-term by trying our fabulously fun <b>baking</b> <b>recipes</b>.<p>These family-friendly ideas will turn your …

Grazia

OK! Exclusive: 'Pregnant and Dating's Megan Aballi Reveals Why Her Show Is More Realistic Than 'Teen Mom'

Tonight is the huge series premiere of <i>Pregnant & Dating</i>, guys! Excited yet? If yesterday's interview with cast member Kiesha Miles wasn't enough, …

OK! Magazine

Edamame and Sweet Rice Salad with Salty Seeds

<i>In Cooking from Every Angle, we hear from our fearless leaders: Food52 co-founders Amanda & Merrill.</i><p><i>Today: Shauna James Ahern and Daniel Ahern drop by the Food52 office kitchen to make a delicious rice salad with Amanda from their new book, Gluten-Free Girl Every Day.</i><p>When I get hold of a new …

Favetta Crostinis topped with Smoky Sauteed Shrimp

<b>Favetta Crostinis topped with Smoky Sautéed Shrimp</b> <br>Serves 5 to 7<p>Ingredients: <i><br>favetta:</i> <br>1 lb. fava beans (in pods) <br>2 garlic cloves, peeled and roughly …

Cajun Chicken Fritters Recipe

<b>Notes:</b>The more oil you use to fry the fritters, the more they will be able cook evenly on the sides and retain a nice round shape. Less oil will produce a perfectly acceptable fritter, but one that cooks and browns like a pancake. If cooking with more than 8 tablespoons oil at a time, use a …

Arabic Style Baked Chicken With Dried Plums and Herbs

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2013 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>The Arabic cuisine is mainly a combination of Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, and …

Friday Things

Home > Unplugged > Friday Things > Friday Things<p>May 31, 2013 // 60 <i>Comments »</i><p>1. My Chief Culinary Consultant and I are officially in our new home! We …

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Blondies : A Tasty Kitchen Recipe!

May 31, 2013 by Laurie McNamara<p>Let’s talk about blondies. Is that cool? I mean what else do you have to do? Work? Laundry? I mean this is obviously …