Even if you don't have Celiac Disease (gluten allergy) or know someone who does, chances are you've been hearing more and more about it lately, For one thing, there's a bestselling diet/recipe book about the topic that hit shelves earlier this spring, written by Elisabeth Hasselbeck from The View, so there's been that arm of publicity. Hasselbeck herself has this […]
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I was going though the 'fridge the other day when what initially looked like a well-stocked refrigerator suddenly began to vanish before my eyes. I noticed that the eggs had a 'sell by' date of a few days earlier, there were three yogurts with a 'sell by' of that very day, a container of half-sour dill pickles was only half […]
When it comes to choosing a doctor, there are a lot of factors to weigh. What matters most to you—convenience, bedside manner, credentials, or simply all of the above?
On the heels of the FDA's warning about the homeopathic cold remedy Zicam comes an even bigger potential change to how over-the-counter drugs are used. This time acetaminophen is under scrutiny—an ingredient most of us know and rely upon for pain and fever relief. It's found in Tylenol, of course, but also in so many combo cold and flu remedies, […]
I had an encounter recently that reminded me that some people just don't know how to behave properly–particularly at the gym. I was on the elliptical machine when the cell phone of the young woman next to me rang, and she took the call. Nearly five minutes later, the girl was STILL YAKKING on the phone. Loudly. As I quickly […]
Found! A travel pillow that’s small and packable, yet big enough to actually help you get some sleep (sitting up!!) while on the road.
Two new wellness products aimed at women—they’re very real, but not all that simple.
Your body language can be hard to interpret but the signals ARE there! Here’s more help understanding strange signs and symptoms.
An insightful look inside what it’s like to be a mother of two who struggles with bipolar disorder.
Your favorite fruits and vegetables most likely come in other hues. Some you may recognize—others will surprise you. White beet anyone?