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Geoff Holtzman, correspondent at the Talk Radio News Service in Washington, DC talks with Gary Baumgarten about the latest developments in Ukraine for the Paltalk News Network.    

Tobacco Use Varies Widely Among Asian and Pacific Islanders in U.S.

A new study in American Journal of Health Behavior finds significant differences in tobacco use when analyzed by specific Asian or Pacific Islander ethnicity.

4 Tricks to Break Out of Your Workout Rut

Post by Carly Pizzani. Exercise can easily turn into something you dread, a boring chore somewhere on your to-do list. But it doesn't have to! While it may be hard work at times, working out should be fun and something you enjoy doing. Show More Summary

Recipe: Avocado Kale Smoothie from The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

1 hour agoHealth : Well Good NYC

Mina Gough, spa director of the Miami wellness mecca, shares a beauty-boosting smoothie recipe straight from the property's new Juice Cafe menu.

5 Most Disgusting Things to Catch

High fever, body aches, runny nose… nobody will deny that the flu is pretty miserable. But compared to these conditions, the flu sounds kind of like a tropical vacation, complete with free unlimited booze. Ebola virus With no cure to … More » The post 5 Most Disgusting Things to Catch appeared first on EveryJoe.


By ERNEST ISTOOK If we lived in a perfect world full of honest people, we wouldn’t need voter ID laws to help reduce election fraud. But the honor system doesn’t work and we need those laws, despite how President Obama is denouncing them. The president, his attorney-general and their team are attacking voter ID laws. But […]


He denied it when it was happening. But now he acknowledges those soldiers wearing unmarked uniforms before the invasion of Crimea were – indeed – Russian. Which leads credence to speculation that Russian troops are in eastern Ukraine today.

Iron Chef Judy Joo Debuts on the Cooking Channel (Bonus: A Crowd-Pleasing Bibimbap Recipe!)

Not only is Chef Judy Joo the executive chef at the Playboy Club London and an Iron Chef UK, she will now be starring on her own show on the Cooking Channel called Korean Food Made Simple. Joo's show takes viewers on a tour of Korea, showing off key seasonal ingredients as an integral part of Korean recipes. Show More Summary

Salmonella cases down, but watch out for other foodborne bacteria

1 hour agoHealth : The Chart

You might want to think twice before heading out to your favorite oyster bar. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's annual report card on foodborne illnesses, vibrio infections – most frequently found in raw or undercooked shellfish - have increased by 75% since the CDC's previous analysis period, 2006-2008. That's about 6,600 cases for […]

Not All Down Dogs are Created Equal: Gettin’ Down with Adho Mukha Svanasana

2 hours agoFitness / Yoga : YogaDork

Poochy and Chester instinctively stretch their front paws forward, rear limbs back, arch and lengthen their furry torsos, and swoosh their tails. Frequently. Yet Jack and Jill tend to be perma-hunchbacked in their soft-as-mashed-potatoes...Show More Summary

Coachella Founder Once Ran Pot Smuggling Operation

2 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Thirty years ago, Gary Tovar smuggled marijuana into the U.S. while helping to spur the homegrown industry.

Why your orgasms are nothing like your friend’s (and why that matters)

2 hours agoHealth : Well Good NYC

Stop listening to your friend who has "like seven orgasms" every time she has sex and keeps telling you to "just loosen up!" Here's why.

Experts at MMIS and Huron Consulting Group to Lead Data Validation and Certification Workshop at the West Coast Fifth Annual Forum on Transparency & Aggregate Spend on April 23, 2014

MMIS is a global technology company providing compliance and business intelligence solutions for the life science industry. The MediSpend(r) Global Compliance SaaS solution was developed using a proprietary rules-based system with tremendous flexibility and update speed. Show More Summary

Seniors Should Be Warned About Risks of Sleeping Pills

Medical professionals are encouraging older adults to refrain from the use of prescription sleeping pills. According to the American Geriatrics Society, these medicines have been linked to memory problems, falls, fractures and motor vehicle accidents. Show More Summary

How Your Trainer Could Be Tracking Your Every Move, Big Brother-Style

You probably already own and can't live without an activity tracker like Fitbit or Jawbone, and now national gyms are getting on the techy bandwagon too.

Ashley Turner launches a five-day online crash course in meditation

2 hours agoHealth : Well Good NYC

With her wellness-celeb-packed video conference, Meditation 101, the yogi-psychotherapist is making the popular and important practice accessible to newbies.

Playlist: Dynamic Flow | Cultivating Space, A Revolutionary Act?

2 hours agoFitness / Yoga : Yoganonymous

Resisting the urge to over-consume when living in a culture inundated with messages of “more is better” is no small feat. In developing an immunity to the constant onslaught of stuff, we do our part to help heal the planetary … The post Playlist: Dynamic Flow | Cultivating Space, A Revolutionary Act? appeared first on YOGANONYMOUS.

The Cult-Favorite Highlighter From Hourglass Is Back in Stores TODAY

Quick! Get up and head to your nearest Sephora. Like right now. Because today, the beauty giant has restocked the cult favorite highlighter, Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette. It's kind of the best beauty product ever, and we don't doubt that it's going to sell out in like, seconds.

Minka Kelly and Jordin Sparks Were Total Outfit Twins Last Night

Apparently, ankle-length pants, a cotton tee, skinny heels and a pop of leather was the go-to celeb outfit last night. (Unless you're Padma Lakshmi.) Minka worked the effortlessly chic outfit at the Of Mice and Men opening night on Broadway in New York City, while Jordin rocked a sexy version of the look at LA's Universal City Walk.

Connecting Sleep Deficits in Young Fruitflies to Disruption in Mating Later in Life

Mom always said you need your sleep, and it turns out, she was right. Lack of sleep in young fruit flies profoundly diminishes their ability to do one thing they do really, really well - make more flies.

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