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Stuffed Chicken Thighs with Roasted Potatoes and Carrots Recipe

"Meaty chicken thighs with a cheesy, savory filling and carrots and potatoes - an easy, one-pan meal."<p>Ingredients<p>cooking spray<p>6 skinless, boneless …

Recipes

How to set up Apple TV, iPad, and HomePod as HomeKit hubs

While there are a mix of Apple devices that work as HomeKit hubs, there are some limitations to enable all of the available HomeKit features like automations, streaming HomeKit cameras remotely, and more. Follow along for how to set up Apple TV, iPad, and HomePod as home hubs.<p>Whoosh! Screen …

HomeKit

The Ultimate Indulgence: Chicken Cassoulet

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place beans in a Dutch oven. Add water to cover by 2 inches; stir in bay leaves. Bring to a boil; boil 1 minute. Remove from …

Recipes

Cholesterol Control: Statins vs. Niacin

Cholesterol often gets a bad rap. While there is such a thing as “bad” cholesterol, “good” cholesterol is actually important for heart health. The …

Mayo Clinic

One of The Most Widely Used Antidepressants Has Just Been Implicated in Breeding Antibiotic Resistance

The plot thickens.<p>In recent years, bacteria have been growing increasingly resistant to antibiotics – our strongest weapon against them.<p>It's …

Medicine

How To Make Socca: A Naturally Gluten-Free Chickpea Flatbread — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Socca is a popular street food in Nice, France, and is often enjoyed as an appetizer with a glass of crisp rosé. In our own kitchens, this classic …

Recipes

Google's new search engine reveals public datasets for research and journalism projects

Google has launched a dedicated dataset search website to help journalists and researchers unearth publicly available data that can aid in their projects. Traditionally, researchers have relied on sources like the World Bank, NASA, and ProPublica or search engines like Kaggle. This new tool will …

Google News

This is how computers "predict the future"

The poetically named “random forest” is one of data science’s most-loved prediction algorithms. Developed primarily by statistician Leo Breiman in the 1990s, the random forest is cherished for its simplicity. Though it is not always the most accurate prediction method for a given problem, it holds …

Machine Learning

Classic Seafood Dishes Everyone Should Know How To Make

1 of 9<p>The Best-Ever Crab Cakes<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 9<p>Maine Crab Cakes with Lime Aïoli<p>3 of 9<p>Hush Puppies<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 9<p>Smoked Pimiento Cheese Hush …

Seafood

20 Foods That Can Help Unclog Your Arteries

You’re never too young to start eating for your arteries—blockages can start early. Science shows that these foods could be your ticker’s best friend.<p>…

Nutrition

Easy Peach Crisp II Recipe

"My family actually calls this peach cobbler but the crispy shortbread-type crust makes it a crisp. Very good with ice cream or sprinkled with pecans …

Baking

Chickpea Salad with Red Onion and Tomato Recipe

"A good chickpea salad, that is low-fat and high in protein."<p>Ingredients<p>19 ounces garbanzo beans, drained<p>2 tablespoons red onion, chopped<p>2 cloves …

Recipes

9 Foods That Scrub Our Arteries Clean

The No. 1 killer on the planet is heart disease, which accounts for one in four deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and …

Medical Research

The 7 Foods a Cardiologist Wants You to Start Eating

Listen up: Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death in the U.S. The numbers make this reality even more frightening. Studies done by …

Nutrition

The Secret Meanings Behind the Beasts in a Medieval Menagerie

In Middle Age Europe, animals were popular storytellers.<p>In the University of Oxford’s Bodleian Library, amid a vast collection of medieval texts, …

Ancient History

Statins: The Pros and Cons

Cholesterol — a fat-like waxy substance found in all cells — is necessary for the body to function. However, if you have too much cholesterol in your …

The first human trials of this experimental, cancer-killing drug could change everything

Properly mixed, the medicine came out as a dark brown liquid. A nurse brought the intravenous bag to the side of a recliner, where a man with brain cancer sat. The nurse hung the plump bag on a stand and prepared the treatment for delivery. The moment had arrived for BXQ-350 to meet its first human …

Elise

The Case Against Low-fat Milk Is Stronger Than Ever

<i>This story originally appeared on Time.com by Alice Park.</i><p>For years you've been told to go for skim over full-fat dairy. Even the latest dietary …

Low Fat

This keyboard shortcut will revolutionize copy and paste on your Mac

Did you ever copy some text from a Word document, or from the web, and paste it into an email, only to have the pasted text keep its stupid 24-point Comic Sans formatting? Maybe you had to select everything, then start futzing with the Mac’s font panel to get the new text to match.<p>The way to fix …

Keyboard Shortcuts

11 Fine-Dining Etiquette Rules You've Probably Broken Your Whole Life

Don't even think about clinking your Champagne.<p>While restaurant etiquette standards have loosened in recent decades, formal dining conduct is still …

Your guide to natural sweeteners

Sugar, especially the bright white, refined kind we all grew up with, has always been a nutritional no-no. It spikes your blood sugar, increases …

The 10 most important iPhone apps of all time

It took Apple a year after launching the original iPhone before it opened the App Store--and almost overnight it transformed a user-friendly-but-not-very-useful device into one of the great software platforms in history.<p>The App Store changed the way people get software, evened the playing field for …

What Happens If You Eat Mold Accidentally?

Mold can show up anywhere — in the coffee-maker, in our trash can, on our mattress — and most often, around our food. We all know the feeling of …

Molecule targets DNA donut to stop cancer cells dividing

Cancer is essentially just cells that have gone rogue and are dividing unchecked, and now Australian researchers have designed a new molecule that …

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 …

The Strange and Curious Case of the Deadly Superbug Yeast

A pathogen that resists almost all of the drugs developed to treat or kill it is moving rapidly across the world, and public health experts are …

Common cause of dementia may be treatable

A new study — led by the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom — has now uncovered how a disease that affects the brain's small blood vessels …

Cinna-Bites Recipe

02/09/2018<p>Chicook13 from Chicago<p>I will never make my mom's canned biscuit-based monkey bread recipe again! These are incredibly easy and absolutely …

The 15 best fat-burning foods of all time

Time to stock up.<p>Cutting back on Ben & Jerry's and crisps = one of the worst parts of dieting. But you *can* actually eat more (no more hanger!) and …

Calories and macros and BMI don’t count. Here are the numbers that really matter.

By Cara Rosenbloom<p>Health often seems like a numbers game. What’s your blood-sugar level? How many calories are you eating? And are you getting the right percentage of macros (or macronutrients)? The problem is that sometimes we track, count and obsess over numbers that don’t matter very much for …

Nutrition