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In the Wake of Taylor Swift's Trial, Sexual Assault Hotline Sees a Surge in Calls

The aftermath of the trial shows that the pop star is having a real impact on other sexual assault survivors.

Social Media & Information Blindness

I’m beginning to feel like I am becoming blind to information if it’s not being blasted at me on social media, if it’s not a flashy click bait image. And I think it’s making my brain die slowly. Last week, my husband told me, (and I heard him tell me, not the nod and yes […]

Starving for Love

Gay and bi men, bi women, and trans people all have higher rates of eating disorders. How do we stop that?

New Name for a Nasty Game

By Kim Rossi (formerly Stagliano, but that's another book altogether.) While the nation descending into darkness, both partial and full on Monday, courtesy of the solar eclipse, I noticed a lot of Tweets and FB posts laughing about "FlatEarthers." While...

Can You Cure Autism? Ask Dr. Kartzinel At The Autism Education Summit In Dallas.

Autism Education Summit Sponsored by Generation Rescue 9/29 - 10/1 Dallas, Texas GO GO. GO.

Mosquitoes fatally attracted to deadly, sweet-smelling potion

(American Chemical Society) Mosquitoes have a sweet tooth, relying on plant nectar to survive. Exploiting this weakness, scientists have developed an environmentally friendly eradication method whereby the pests gorge themselves on insecticides laced with a concoction that mimics the sweet-smelling scents and aromas that they find irresistible. Show More Summary

Robotic Assisted PCI Heart Stent Placement – Explained By A Cardiologist

MyHeart MyHeart - Take Control of Your Health What is Robotic Assisted PCI Heart Stent Placement? Robotic Assisted PCI Heart Stent placement is commonly known as robotic PCI. PCI stands for percutaneous coronary [...]Read More The post Robotic Assisted PCI Heart Stent Placement – Explained By A Cardiologist appeared first on MyHeart.

Steroids not effective for chest infections in non-asthmatic adults

Oral steroids should not be used for treating acute lower respiratory tract infection (or 'chest infections') in adults who don't have asthma or other chronic lung disease, as they do not reduce the duration or severity of symptoms.

Scientists uncover a deadly 'addiction' in esophageal cancer

(Institute of Cancer Research) Scientists have discovered a new way of attacking esophageal cancer cells that could make use of an existing drug in a new approach to treatment. Their study discovered a genetic weakness or 'Achilles' heel' in esophageal cancer cells that makes them particularly sensitive to a drug called ibrutinib which is already used to treat blood cancer.

Prince William Addresses Princess Diana's Bulimia for the First Time

In a documentary for British network Channel Four, Prince William discusses his mother Princess Diana's struggles with an eating disorder and low self-esteem.

Edamame Beans on Toast With Lemon and Chives

Garlic, lemon, and chives season edamame beans beautifully in this modern twist on a breakfast classic. It's vegan, healthy, and only takes 15 minutes to make. Get the recipe.

Vegan Pita Pizzas

Pita bread makes a wonderful pizza base that can be loaded with toppings before being baked until golden. Add antipasti vegetables for so much flavor that you won't even miss meat or cheese. Little hands love to help too!

Zucchini and Lemon Pappardelle With Pine Nuts

This fresh, lemony pasta tastes like summer in a bowl, even when it’s cold outside. The grassy flavor of courgette meets the crisp bites of toasted pine nuts, all brought together by addictively slippery pappardelle ribbons. Get the recipe

Shailene Woodley May Be Interested in Running for Congress

“Big Little Lies” actress Shailene Woodley recently discussed considering running for Congress after campaigning for Bernie Sanders.

16 Delicious Spaghetti Squash Recipes

Spaghetti squash recipes are lower in carbs, but not in flavor—think pesto and chicken pasta, hash browns, pad thai, egg cups, and more. Get the recipes here.

Study: Clear link between heavy vitamin B intake and lung cancer

(MediaSource) B vitamins are among the most popular supplements on the market in the United States. Some, like B6 and B12, are marketed and sold as products that can boost your energy. But a new study shows that using too much vitamin B6 and B12 dramatically increases lung cancer in men, particularly those who smoke.

10 Tips for Transitioning to Low-Carb

Are you working to transition to a low-carb or lower-carb diet for your diabetes? Here are some tips to help you. 10 Tips for Transitioning to Low-Carb 1. Go slow. Unless you do well with a cold-turkey approach, try to focus on one meal at a time. Take breakfast for example: instead of a bowl of […]

Curry Coconut Rice With Vegetables and a Fried Egg

Oatmeal isn’t the only grain that’s great for breakfast. Make a big batch of brown rice, then use it throughout the week in recipes like this one.

Orthorexia: How My 'Clean Eating' Turned Into Anorexia

My rigid diet became an all-consuming obsession. What you need to know about orthorexia signs, symptoms, and treatment.

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