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How To Make the Easiest Chocolate Fudge

<b>Measure the ingredients and whisk.</b> Measure the sugar, cocoa and salt in the sauce pan you are using to cook the fudge. Add the milk and whisk until …

Classic Pork Gyoza From 'Japanese Soul Cooking'

Japanese gyoza dumplings are the perfect nibble: great on their own, but made even better with a cold beer. The classic pork gyoza recipe in <b>Tadashi Ono</b> and <b>Harris Salat</b>'s new cookbook, <i>Japanese Soul Cooking</i>, is a fine example of the form. They fill the wrappers with a piquant mixture of ground pork, …

Vegetable Tempura From 'Japanese Soul Cooking'

Tempura is likely the most familiar dish in <b>Tadashi Ono</b> and <b>Harris Salat</b>'s new cookbook, <i>Japanese Soul Cooking</i>. Heck, we even have several tempura recipes already on our website. So why this new recipe? Instead of relying on secret ingredients to keep the batter from turning glutenous, Ono and Salat …

Commando Dad: how to babyproof your base camp

Before introducing your baby trooper to base camp for the first time, you need to ensure that it’s a safe environment, says Commando Dad Neil Sinclair<p><i>Brief: Incoming! Before you bring your BT (baby trooper) to base camp for the first time, you need to ensure that it’s a safe environment for them -</i> …

Baby Sleep Routines – Find The Best One For You

Getting your baby to sleep through the night is one of the toughest challenges of being a mum, and an established routine could soon become your new …

What’s behind the rise in c-sections?

The author argues that fear of malpractice lawsuits is leading to a dangerous rise in the procedure<p>Theresa Morris<p>September 22, 2013 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from Cut It Out<p><b>Document Everything: The Best Solution in the Case of a Bad Outcome</b><p>A common response to liability anxiety of maternity …

NHS deal on branded-medicine cost

<b>The government and pharmaceutical companies have agreed a five-year-deal to fix NHS spending on branded medicines across the UK.</b><p>Last year, the NHS spent more than £12bn on branded drugs.<p>Under the deal, NHS spending will remain flat for two years, followed by increases of less than 2% in the …

Joel Osteen’s gay problem: The religious right is history if he can’t solve it

<b>Joel Osteen (AP/Pat Sullivan)</b><p>Evangelicals need to tone down their views to stay relevant. The slick Houston pastor is showing them how it’s done<p>Chris Sosa<p>November 3, 2013 6:30pm (UTC)<p>Joel Osteen has a problem, one that all Evangelicals in the U.S. are facing. The anti-gay position of mainstream …

Space Agencies Of The World, Unite: The U.N.'s Asteroid Defense Plan

The United Nations General Assembly may approve a plan soon for the world's space agencies to defend the Earth against asteroids.<p>The plan, introduced last week, is expected to be adopted by the General Assembly in December. It would do two things: create an International Asteroid Warning Network so …

Obesity linked to early puberty in girls, study finds

There’s yet another reason to worry about the obesity epidemic among America’s kids: Extra weight may be sending U.S. girls into puberty earlier than ever.<p>Researchers have found that girls with higher body mass index, a ratio of height and weight, may start developing breasts more than a year …

Report Outlines How the C.I.A. and Department of Defense Sidestep Medical Ethics

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A new report from a taskforce of the Institute on Medicine as a Profession has outlined how doctors, …

Breaking Bad: America Has Used Walter White Logic Since 9/11

The earliest moral compromises made to fight terrorism spiraled out of control, doing grave harm at home and abroad.<p>In <i>Breaking Bad</i>, Walter White starts off as the most sympathetic of all possible meth cooks. A brilliant chemist, he is stuck teaching bored students at an Albuquerque high school. He …

In Between the FDA and Pharma, People Wait for Treatments

Polycsytic kidney disease causes cysts to grow, continually, throughout my kidneys. It will eventually clog them, and they'll stop working. PKD affects 600,000 Americans and costs taxpayers more than $2 billion per year. It also occupies an estimated 5,000 spaces on the kidney transplant waiting …

With Rise Of Painkiller Abuse, A Closer Look At Heroin

Abuse of prescription painkillers is a "growing, deadly epidemic," according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>On Oct. 24, the Food and Drug Administration recommended putting new restrictions on hydrocodone, sold as Vicodin and other brand names.<p>Dr. Andrew Kolodny believes the …

From fertiliser to Zyklon B: 100 years of the scientific discovery that brought life and death

Several hundred scientists from across the globe will gather in Ludwigshafen, Germany, next week to discuss a simple topic: "A hundred years of the synthesis of ammonia." As titles go, it is scarcely a grabber. Yet the subject could hardly be of greater importance, for the gathering on 11 November …

5 Things You Might Not Have Known About God And Beer

On <i>Weekend Edition Sunday</i>, NPR's John Burnett describes how some churches are trying to attract new members by creating a different sort of Christian community around craft beer.<p>This is actually nothing new. For centuries, beer has brought people together to worship God. And God has inspired people …