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Danielle Walker's Against All Grain: Meals Made Simple

• <b>Author:</b> Danielle Walker<p>Beloved food blogger and New York Times bestselling author Danielle Walker is back with over 100 new Paleo recipes in her sophomore cookbook, Meals Made Simple--a collection of gluten-free, dairy-free, and Paleo-friendly recipes for easy weeknight meals.<p>Diagnosed with an …

Contravans small camper van kit is quick, simple and under $14K

Contravans is the result of the meeting of minds between two staples in Colorado camper vans – Denver-based custom builder Vanlife Customs and …

Study Tied to Food Industry Tries to Discredit Sugar Guidelines

A prominent medical journal on Monday published a scathing attack on global health advice to eat less sugar. Warnings to cut sugar, the study argued, are based on weak evidence and cannot be trusted.<p>But the review, published in The Annals of Internal Medicine, quickly elicited sharp criticism from …

How to instantly be perceived as more attractive

Or you're headed to a wedding this weekend where you are sure to run into an ex or two.<p>Or perhaps you're attempting to work the room at a networking event and aren't drawing many potential suitors.<p>Regardless the impetus, we all have those moments when we want to attract others.<p>And if any of your …

Psychology

Science Reveals That This Particular Vegetable Oil Is Carcinogenic

We all know that the food industry doesn’t give a shit about the public’s health despite a string of exposés revealing regularly consumed foods to …

Carbs may be linked to lung cancer say bagel-hating scientists

It’s a bad-news day for morning smokers. A new study from the University of Texas is recommending that they kick both their tobacco AND breakfast …

What's So Special About the Human Brain?

Why do we study other animals and they don't study us?<p>What is it about the human brain that allows the cognitive ability for abstract reasoning and creativeness?<p>What is it that makes the human brain so special?<p>It comes down to one thing humans do that no other living creature does.<p>I just watched a …

The Brain

Pineapple Pesticide Linked to Parkinson's Disease

A pineapple pesticide that made its way into milk in Hawaii also made its way into men’s brains, and those men were more likely to develop Parkinson’s disease, a new study finds.<p>It’s the latest in a very long series of studies linking various pesticides to Parkinson’s, which is caused by the loss …

9 Fascinating Facts About The Microbiome, The Trillions Of Microbes Hidden Inside Us

By Jessica Leber6 minute Read<p>“Bacteria are living things. They are not trying to hurt you. They are not trying to help you. They are just trying to …

Biology

Extra pounds in this area can increase your risk of death more than obesity — even if you're 'normal weight'

A new study published today in <i>Annals of Internal Medicine</i> complicates that calculation, finding that carrying weight around the midsection puts people at higher risk of dying than being obese.<p>This was true even if someone was "normal weight" according to their BMI, but had "central obesity," as the …

Your beer belly may kill you

<b>(CNN) —</b> Going to your doctor may soon look more like going to your tailor. Instead of starting with a request to step on a scale, he or she may measure your waist.<p>That's because a new study concludes that excess belly fat, even if you are skinny everywhere else, may be even more deadly than being …

Nutrition

Obese Kids as Young as 8 Have Heart Damage: Study

Obese kids as young as 8 years old already have dangerous damage to their hearts, researchers reported on Tuesday.<p>Imaging scans of their hearts show a thickening of the muscle — a sign of strain that can lead to stroke, abnormal heart rhythm, heart failure and sudden death.<p>Linyuan Jing of the …

Competing bacteria in gut maintain health - study

<b>Competition between different bacteria species in the gut is what keeps humans healthy, a study has suggested.</b><p>The research, published in the journal Science, uses mathematical theory to suggest how microbes in the gut maintain stability.<p>Scientists previously thought bacteria were cooperating, but …

Oxford University

'Fat' is the new normal in America

'"Fat" may be the new normal in America," declares WalletHub in its latest report.<p>More than three-quarters of American adults are now overweight or obese, according to a study by JAMA Internal Medicine, cited by WalletHub.<p>Moreover, that same study showed that for the first time ever, there are more …

Diabetes

Cancer wins by eating all the sugar

Cancers have many strategies for avoiding attacks from the immune system. And now scientists have identified a new one.<p>If tumor cells take in enough …

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

Skincare<p>It's actually not as hard as you'd think.<p>By Adam Hurly4 days agoView More<p>Sales<p>There’s still time to score big.<p>19 Photos4 days agoView …

Glycine Reverses Aging in Human Cells

by Dan Eden for viewzone.com<p><b>Scientists reverse aging in human cell lines and give theory of aging a new lease of life</b><p>One of the most popular …

Mutations

The bacteria in your belly can determine what diet will work best for you

<b>And now, researchers at the Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden have come up with a mathematical formula to find the right diet for each individual's microbiome that will help them lose weight and prevent certain diseases.</b><p>Humans need bacteria to live, and we have a lot floating around our …

Microbiome

What Sugar Does to Your Body

Here's what happens to your system when you eat something packed with the sweet stuff.<p>The instant something sweet touches your tongue, your taste buds direct-message your brain: <i>deee-lish</i>. Your noggin's reward system ignites, unleashing dopamine. Meanwhile, the sugar you swallowed lands in your …

How to Tell If Your Grass-Fed Beef Is Real

When you buy a pound of hamburger in the grocery store, you’re likely to be bombarded by an incredible assortment of labels. With all-natural, …

One man's poop is another's medicine

<b>Medford, MA (CNN) —</b> It's the middle of the day for Eric, a 24-year-old research assistant at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and nature is calling.<p>Eric leaves his job and hops a train. Then a bus. Then he walks some more. He passes countless toilets, and he needs to use them, but he …

Butter unlikely to harm health, but margarine could be deadly

Saturated fat found in butter, meat or cream is unlikely to kill you, but margarine just might, new research suggests.<p>Although traditionally dieticians have advised people to cut down on animal fats, the biggest ever study has shown that it does not increase the risk of stroke, heart disease or …

Coke's Solution to the Obesity Crisis Is a Massive Failure

To put it mildly, cola's received a bad rep lately, and that recent infographic showing how soda affects your body only drove its abysmal status down further.<p>Needless to say, the industry isn't going to lightly take such a beating, so they've come out fighting.<p>"Coca-Cola, the world's largest …

Fat Head Pizza – The Holy Grail

If you are new here, this page will help you understand how beneficial low carb eating is, and to how to get started. Be prepared and stock your …

Food

Why 'Skinny Fat' Can Be Worse Than Obesity

We have a big fat problem. America is a fat nation, and we are failing to solve our big fat problem. Failing big time. Almost 70 percent of Americans are overweight. The latest study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows about 35 percent of Americans are obese.<p>It comes as …

Diabetes

78 years ago, a journalist studied 500 rich men and boiled down their success into 13 steps

At the peak of Andrew Carnegie's career, he crossed paths with an impressive journalist named Napoleon Hill, who he trusted to document — and share with the world — the strategies that turned him into one of the wealthiest and most successful businessmen of all time.<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that …

Self-improvement

8 Things That Happen When You Finally Stop Drinking Diet Soda

Here's why you won’t miss it.<p><i>This article was written by Jordan Davidson and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>You've decided to give up diet soda—good idea! Maybe you weren't hitting your weight-loss goals or couldn't stomach that long list of ingredients anymore. Or perhaps you heard one too …

The Best Breakfast Is Made of Protein and Fat

My typical morning starts with coffee and a bowl of fruit-topped oatmeal with almond milk. Healthy, right? Wrong. Well, sort of.<p>Oatmeal and fruit contain fiber and some nutrients, but just like cereal, they quickly turn into blood sugar in our system. That's why I feel great at 9 A.M., start to …

Nutrition