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The Little Beet Table has a secret: It’s really healthy

"Gluten-free" and "seasonal" could totally be used to describe chef Franklin Becker's new restaurant—but you won't find them bragged about on the menu.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 20, 2014

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Dave Chappelle may have bought weed from Idris Elba, bars encouraged to boycott drunken SantaCon, and drunk man cuts off best friend's penis.

Three Generations Under One Roof

When I was kid growing up in Portland, Oregon during the post World War II era, it was not unusual for my friends to have a grandparent or two living with them. Some of that elder generation were healthy, some...

Will You Allow Yourself to Feel the Joy of Caregiving

There is a continuum of Alzheimer's caregiving that runs from Burden to Joy. By Bob DeMarco +Alzheimer's Reading Room Can how you think effect your Alzheimer's caregiving effort? Can how you act effect your caregiving effort? Can how...Show More Summary

Scientists Develop New Way to Treat HPV-Related Cancer

yesterdayHealth : Healthland

A drug already off-patent may provide better treatment for cervical cancer

Here’s What Happens to Your Spine When You’re Constantly Texting

2 days agoHealth : Healthland

A spinal surgeon explains why your cell phone habits are hurting your neck

Transportation Board Urges Better Sleep Disorder Screenings

2 days agoHealth : Healthland

After a fatal derailment last year in which a train engineer was discovered to have undiagnosed sleep apnea

Are We Forcing Those With Memory Loss to Relinquish Driving Too Soon

Do we feel comfortable riding in the car with Mom? Would we trust Mom to drive others, including children or loved ones? By Nancy WurtzelAlzheimer's Reading Room A few days ago I wrote about memory loss and driving - 7 Signs and HowShow More Summary

An Open Letter to State Farm From Fearless Parent

By Louise Kuo Habakus Mr. Edward B. Rust, Jr. CEO, State Farm Insurance One State Farm Plaza Bloomington, IL 61710 (309) 766-2311 Note: if you would like Ed to see this letter, please e-mail it to him. November 18,...

Max King and Ellie Greenwood Win 2014 IAU 100k World Championships In Record Time

(Max King breaks the tape and becomes the IAU 100k World Champion, photo courtesy of Bryon Powell) American Max King and Great Britain's Ellie Greenwood were able to hold off the global competition and crazy heat to win the 2014 IAU 100k World Championships in Doha, Qatar, earlier today. Show More Summary

Developing a Noninvasive Test for Endometriosis

Researchers at UC San Francisco have identified patterns of genetic activity that can be used to diagnose endometriosis and its severity, a finding that may offer millions of women an alternative to surgery through a simple noninvasive procedure.

Top UAB Doc Pledges Proceeds From Second Novel to Diabetes Research

In "Command & Control," the second novel by Stephen Russell, fictional retired orthopedic surgeon Mackie McKay finds himself in the middle of an infectious disease outbreak -- with Ebola as a backdrop

7 Recipes That Kick the Carbs Out of Pasta

46 minutes agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Low-carb and gluten-free eaters can still partake in the pleasures of pasta - it just takes a little creativity. If you're jonesing for Fall comfort, forget that big bowl of noodles, and try one of these recipes to help reduce your carb...Show More Summary

At Only 70 Calories, Go Ahead and Eat More Than 1 of These Sugar Cookies!

51 minutes agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

The best vegan desserts are the ones no one would even guess are made without dairy and eggs, and these sugar cookies fit the bill! Just like Grandma's, these little gems are deliciously soft and sweet - even without the icing! But at...Show More Summary

Unbelievable Cause of Man's 4-Year Headache Will Make You Queasy

Post by Maressa Brown. We all know that hard-to-pinpoint health woes often lead to testing galore. But for a 50-year-old man who saw his doctor back in 2008 with headaches, memory loss, and seizures, just to name a few of his ailments, testing lasted four years. Show More Summary

Parent Alert: Graco Stollers Recalled Due to Baby Fingertip Amputations

  Parent Alert: Baby products giant Graco has recalled 5 million strollers like those above after babies have lost fingertips in the framing. To check whether your stroller is safe, contact Graco Children’s Products at (800) 345-4109 or online at The post Parent Alert: Graco Stollers Recalled Due to Baby Fingertip Amputations appeared first on HealthCommentary.

Link Love: At-home barre moves, secret meditation clubs, and more

1 hour agoHealth : Well Good NYC

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