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The 38 Essential Toronto Restaurants

Where to find juicy kebabs, tinga-stuffed quesadillas, and double-dredged fried chicken sandwiches in Canada’s largest city<p>If you land in Toronto and absolutely cannot wait to eat, get a hot dog. While Canada's largest city hasn't really adopted the global street-food trend, hot dog carts are …

Toronto

Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe Recipe

"This is a recipe that we have made in our family for many years--everyone loves it. It's a very basic and easy variation on mac 'n …

Are Healthcare Metrics Hurting Healthcare? - Facts So Romantic

<i>Performance metrics are supposed to financially incentivize hospitals to improve the healthcare system. And this is exactly where the trouble starts.</i> …

Health Care

How to make perfect fried rice (and I mean perfect)

Food & Dining

Dissecting Hyeon Chung's Game With His Coach Neville Godwin | ATP World Tour | Tennis

Neville Godwin has gone from working with one of the most improved players on the ATP World Tour to, again, working with one of the most improved …

A Decoder Guide To Scoring The Best Prices At Costco

We’ve all been to Costco at one point or another. Sometimes we go just for a hot dog and refillable root beer. Sometimes we need enough paper towels to fill up a f*cking garage. It just depends.<p>The warehouse store has a staggering membership of 90 million people. Not bad considering you’ll have to …

Shopping

The Most Luxurious Places to Stay in Paris—That Aren’t Hotels

The hotels of Paris may be plentiful, but they also take being one-of-a-kind as a badge of honor. When looking for a Parisian place to rest your …

Step-by-step tips to set up your kid’s iPhone

<b>(Getty/Justin Sullivan)</b><p>Learn how to set a passcode, block apps, share media, and more<p>Christine Elgersma<p>December 25, 2017 4:59pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared onCommon Sense Media.<p>You've done all the hemming and hawing about whether or not to get your kid an iPhone and you’ve decided to take …

How Creating a Patient-Centric Culture Gives You an Edge

Winning in healthcare today is all about getting the patient experience right.<p><i>By Tanner Corbridge, author and expert on driving organizational results through purpose and culture.</i><p>Providing patients with the best treatment possible is, of course, a nonnegotiable. Everyone understands that. But …

I've lived in New York City my entire life — here are the best places to actually eat

As a kid growing up in New York City, I never ate Happy Meals.<p>Why would I when I could get a great bagel or slice of pizza for the same price?<p>New York has some of the best food in the world. Even neighborhood takeout spots are top-notch eateries that people come from all over to try. So over my …

Why Hospitals Need Better Data Science

Airlines are arguably more operationally complex, asset-intensive, and regulated than hospitals, yet the best performers are doing a better job by far than most hospitals at keeping costs low and make a decent profit while delivering what their customers expect. Southwest Airlines, for example, has …

17 calls-to-action that work in health care marketing

You’re a savvy marketer—savvy enough that you probably turn off your brain whenever you hear the word “engagement.” After all, what is engagement …

Marketing

The 20 best hotels in Europe 2017

Some of the hotels in this Top 20 have been winners since the Readers' Travel Awards began - perennial favourites such as Le Sirenuse in Positano. …

11 Michelin-Starred Chefs Share Their Comfort-Food Spots in Paris

It’s no secret that Paris has some very fine restaurants. The city is home to the second-most-Michelin-starred restaurants in the world—Tokyo comes in first with 302, but France’s capital has nearly just as many eateries that have been awarded with the guide’s highest distinction despite having …

Scanning The Future, Radiologists See Their Jobs At Risk

<i>This is part of an occasional series: Is My Job Safe? These stories look at jobs that might be at risk because of technology and automation.</i><p>In health care, you could say radiologists have typically had a pretty sweet deal. They make, on average, around $400,000 a year — nearly double what a family …

Artificial Intelligence

When in Rome … it’s time to eat real spaghetti carbonara

If you ask a Roman, they will tell you that spaghetti carbonara belongs to Rome. But I think this dish reflects the way the city welcomes outsiders. I first tried it in 1994, shortly after my arrival from Germany. I visited local restaurants to get to know the Roman culinary tradition, and I ate my …

Many People Can Delay Treatment For Thyroid Cancer, Study Finds

Most people diagnosed with cancer want to start treatment as soon as possible, for fear that delaying care will allow their tumor to grow out of control.<p>So Terry DeBonis' approach to treating her thyroid cancer might seem surprising. Although she was diagnosed with cancer four years ago, she still …

10 Websites to Use When You Want Luxury Hotel Rooms for Cheap

Having a five-star taste can be quite a burden on your wallet, especially when trying to plan extravagant trips to far off places. One of the most …

20 Pasta Destinations in NYC

New York City is a town known for its top-notch Italian, which means pasta is a specialty. There are plenty of places to get this addictive food, including neighborhood trattorias and destination dining. Here are NYC’s top pasta shops.<p><i>Note: Restaurants are arranged geographically.</i><p>Read More<p><b>Note:</b> …

51 Insider Tips for Attending the U.S. Open

The U.S. Open, starting Aug. 28, is a two-week production that will draw upwards of 700,000 fans. For those planning to attend, here are various …

The One Montreal Street Every Food Lover Should Visit

For the city’s best eats, travelers need look no further than one road in Sud-Ouest.<p>It would be hard to visit Montreal and not be dazzled by the …

Interesting Places to Eat in Singapore | A Foodie's Guide to Singapore

<b>Often hailed the ultimate destination for food connoisseurs and alike, Singapore is a veritable mix of the eastern and western worlds. From the</b> …

10 Secrets To Better Golf By Europe's Top Coach, Pete Cowen

<b>1.) Is a textbook-perfect grip the cornerstone of a great swing?</b> Not necessarily. I've seen players with perfect grips who can't find the planet. It's all about matching the grip to your imperfect swing. The purpose of the grip is to hold onto the club, not manipulate it.<p><b>2.) I'm not a fan of</b> …

Six exercises to improve your tennis game

Tennis is a deceptively difficult sport to master. While the pros may make it look like a walk in the park, a close game of tennis can push the body to overwhelming levels of exertion.<p>A case in point is the 2012 Australian Open Men's Final, between Novak Djokavic and Rafael Nadal. A gargantuan …

No Frills, No Crowds, No Money: The Lonely Road to Tennis Glory

Less than a half-hour after a crushing defeat in front of two spectators, Aleksandra Wozniak paced the hallways of the municipal tennis center in Dothan, Ala., pleading on the phone with an airline representative.<p>Wozniak, a former top-25 player, had hoped to stay longer at the small tournament, but …

The Incredible Italian Island You've Never Heard Of

Travel<p>Plan a visit to Ischia, but don't let the secret out.<p>There are places you go to get away from it all. And then there’s Sant’Angelo.<p>To get to this Italian village, you take an hour-long ferry from Naples to the volcanic island of Ischia, nestled a few waves’ breadth from Capri in the heart of …

Angela Merkel

What they won't tell you about retirement

The widespread contentment among Canada's seniors suggests that many of us are approaching retirement with needless trepidation, Ian McGugan writes<p>Dick Haas is here to tell you that retirement planning doesn't always work out quite as smoothly as the online calculators suggest it should.<p>Three …

Retirement

Wear Out Your Sweet Spot—And Find More Greens In Regulation

It's easier than you think (and it looks cool, too)<p>A statistician friend and I were going over my performance summaries recently. He said, "I've concluded you make the highest percentage of your birdies when you hit the green in regulation." We laughed, because he was stating the obvious—there is …