Morgan Lee

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How Coffee, Citrus And Nuts Help Cut The Risk Of Diabetes

If you go back to the 1970s, people with a serious coffee habit often had an accompanying habit: smoking.<p>And that's why early studies gave coffee a bad rap. Clearly, smoking was harmful. And it was hard for researchers to disentangle the two habits. "So it made coffee look bad in terms of health …

How The Affordable Care Act Pays For Insurance Subsidies

The new health care law will provide around $1 trillion in subsidies to low- and middle-income Americans over the next decade to help them pay for health insurance.<p>Johanna Humbert of Galien, Mich., was pleasantly surprised to discover that she qualifies for an insurance subsidy, since her current …

3 Awesome Heart-Rate Monitors

3 Great Heart-Rate Monitors<p>These new heart-rate monitors make your workouts easier to track<p>Ture Lillegraven<p><b>Armour39</b><br>Capture your real-time heart rate during any workout and sync it with your Bluetooth smartphone. $150, ua.com<p><b>New Balance Lifetrnr</b><br>Strap this watch to your wrist to track your steps and …

The Top 10 Workout Songs for September 2013

<i>Flickr: Lululemon</i><p>This month's top 10 is dominated by duos. There are two songs by M83 and Imagine Dragons that have been out awhile but are just now getting their due from gym-goers. There are a couple tracks by Capital Cities and Bruno Mars that cracked the top 10 already and are re-entering in …

Top 10

Are you eating toxic nanoparticles for lunch? - Futurity

U. MISSOURI (US) — There’s growing concern that nanomaterials, found in packaging and pesticides, could …

Gut microbes again linked to diabetes -- but geography matters

Particular combinations of bacteria in the human digestive system can identify patients who have or are likely to develop Type 2 diabetes, scientists reported Wednesday in the online edition of the journal Nature.<p>But the precise combinations of microbes that influence development of the disease may …

Diabetes

Electrofuels: Charged Microbes May "Poop Out" a Gasoline Alternative

Run current through genetically engineered microorganisms, and they produce gasoline substitute. Can U.S.-funded electrofuels research finish the drive from lab to market?<p><b>What if you could make biofuels without using plants? Or oil without extracting anything from the ground?</b><p><b>That's been the goal of</b></b> …

Why video games may be good for you

Games have long been accused of making players violent, but evidence has been building over the years that they can have positive effects. Scientists say they are not only understanding why, but they also trying to put these observations to the test.<p>The spreadsheet was seven feet long. Printed in …

The Brain

Crunching The Numbers On Mario Kart 64

See what getting knocked into last place looks like in data form.<p>To show off the capabilities of number-crunching tool Manta, programmer Dave Pacheco explains how he wired a system for recording matches from the Nintendo 64 racing-game classic <i>Mario Kart 64</i>.<p>The post is a little on the wonky side, …

13 Natural Remedies for High Blood Pressure

According to the American Heart Association, nearly one in three adults in the United States has high blood pressure, also known as hypertension. …

How To Argue With The Anti-Vaccine Crazies: A Guide

In honor of Jenny McCarthy's new seat at "The View"<p>Jenny McCarthy—savvy, telegenic, and pulchritudinous—is joining the popular daytime talk show "The View."<p>McCarthy is a strident proponent of not vaccinating kids, as she believes vaccinations made her son autistic. Now, many scientists and science …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Sneakers<p>Fresh crepe-soled kicks from Yeezy Season 6 are now available online.<p>By Jake Woolf2 days agoView More<p>News and Politics<p>Michael Cohen says he …

Women's Health

3. Warrior III<p>Begin in Crescent pose with your legs in a lunge and your hands overhead. Join your palms together in front of your heart and lean forward over your front thigh. Keep gazing forward and lift your back leg off the floor until it is parallel to the floor. Extend your upper chest and …

Yoga

Buttered Popcorn Crunch Brownies

Buttered Popcorn Crunch Brownies.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 7, 2013 87<p>Say hello to the brownies that save.<p>Save what, you ask?<p>Well.<p>Everything of course.<p>MY …

Mocha Brownies

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Spray an 8-inch square baking pan with nonstick baking spray.<p>For the brownie batter: Place the chocolate in a …

Homemade Lemonade

Making a big ol’ batch of lemonade is one of my favorite summertime rituals, and I’d be seriously lost and forlorn in the wilderness if something …

Double Chocolate Icebox Cookies Recipe

This devilishly rich slice and bake cookie gets an extra helping of chocolate chips over the top.<p><b>About the Author:</b> Yvonne Ruperti is a food writer, recipe developer, former bakery owner, and author of <i>The Complete Idiot's Guide To Easy Artisan Bread</i>. You can also watch her culinary stylings on the …

Blueberry-Vanilla Panna Cotta | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This <i>panna cotta</i> — an Italian specialty — has the pure flavor of fresh cream and vanilla bean, with a slightly thickened, custardlike consistency. Dotted with fresh blueberries, it makes a showstopping dessert for spring and summer.<p><b>Blueberry-Vanilla Panna Cotta</b><p>2 1/2 tsp. (1 package) unflavored …

Dessert

Summer Books: 15 New Releases To Put On Your Reading List

These 15 new books for May include stirring new fiction from Isabel Allende, a memoir from a 6'7" librarian struggling with Tourette's syndrome, a hilarious novel of a young man's job as a bird tracker and more.