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Calories on Liqueurs: It Varies with the Alcohol and Sugar Content

14 hours agoHealth / Weight Loss : CalorieLab

Karen Collins walks us through the complexities of liqueurs: their alcohol content and calories Calories on Liqueurs: It Varies with the Alcohol and Sugar Content is a post from:

A Historical Analysis of Lifespan for the Privileged

14 hours agoHealth / Aging : Fight Aging

The general consensus among researchers is that over the last few centuries of increasing human life expectancy most of the early gains were due to reductions in mortality in youth, such as those caused by infectious disease, malnutrition, and the like. Show More Summary

Social Life in Old Age

14 hours agoHealth / Aging : Time Goes By

It has become a tenet of old age that without plenty of friends and family, and an active social life, we are doomed to die before our time. In fact, one study, as reported in The Guardian last year, went...

More on the Klotho Allele Associated with Better Cognition

14 hours agoHealth / Aging : Fight Aging

Klotho is one of a range of longevity-associated genes identified in animal studies. You might recall that last year researchers identified a klotho variant associated with better cognitive function in humans. It didn't appear to protect against age-related decline as the researchers hoped, however. Show More Summary

Wyoming Pushing Forward On 'Right To Try' Bill For Terminal Patients

15 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Wyoming is pushing forward with a groundbreaking law that could benefit terminally ill patients.

Contest Poll: 2015 Primal Blueprint Workout Videos

It’s time for you to decide another winner! At the start of this 21-Day Challenge I put out a call for Primal Blueprint Workout Videos. And you responded with 8 top-notch clips. Boiling the submissions down to the top videos for this poll was no easy task. My crew and I discussed at length what […]

The Restaurant Approach to Having it All

When I go to a restaurant alone, I order one meal off the menu, mostly because my stomach has limited capacity AND I hate to waste food.  Plus, there is the money factor.  And… you know… the normal thing when you go to a restaurant is that you order one or two items.  I think […]

Morning Roundup: Jan. 28, 2015

16 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Courtney Love admits using heroin while pregnant, Uber says service cuts down drunk driving, and man trains rabbit to deliver beer.

Close Your Kitchen After Dinner

16 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

If your New Year's resolution to lose weight isn't panning out, take a look at your evening-snacking habits. Nighttime noshing often means munching hundreds of junk-food calories while catching up on episodes of Homeland or Game of Thrones. Show More Summary

Would you have guessed this percentage?

A friend of mine with small children, on advice of his pediatrician, inquires of the parents of playmates whether they have a gun in their house. (This is also the advice of the Brady Center.) If so, he respectfully asks that the play date take place in his home instead of theirs. Show More Summary

Diversity Done Right

You've all seen those pictures of kids with disabilities sitting way off to one side when the school photo is taken. You've all read about the lack of diversity, well, everywhere. How about let's take a look at diversity done right. It's fun, it's inclusive and, I don't mean to go all Ellen on you, it's gonna want to make you dance!

Semi-Wordless Wednesday: My 2015 Racing Kit

Ole' swimming buddy Julia is on to something here... Julia's right - I'm gonna need to lube up. Time to place an order for this. Steve in a Speedo

Age of Autism Midweek Mashup: Minneapolis, Minnesota, Measles, Minnie, and More

By Dan Olmsted The book fair this past weekend in Minneapolis was something new and different -- several Skyhorse authors, most with Age of Autism connections, putting on a joint daylong presentation and discussion. (See photo.) It was great for...

Autism Not Really on the Rise? 97.8% Impossible.

Graphic credit - Adriana Gamondes By J.B. Handley Author’s Note: I wrote this article 5 years ago to refute the absurd folklore that the Autism epidemic was solely the result of “better diagnosis.” This trick has been oft-repeated since then...

Trace Amounts Documentary on San Diego 6

What does mercury poisoning look like in an adult? And is mercury in vaccines connected to Autism? To find and host a screening of Trace Amounts, visit the site. From San Diego 6: Eric Gladden, Filmmaker "Trace Amounts," and Rebecca...

Well: How Weight Training Can Help You Keep the Weight Off

17 hours agoHealth : NYT: Health

Exercise can help keep the pounds off after weight loss, and weight training may be particularly beneficial, a new study shows.

Lady Gaga Does Yoga In Her Underwear (Again) But Her Message is Surprisingly Disappointing

18 hours agoFitness / Yoga : YogaDork

When Lady Gaga gets practically naked, the world takes notice. WE take notice when it has something to do with yoga (of which she is a long-time fan and practitioner). Lady Gaga’s love for yoga is well-documented, as is her liberal use of interesting clothing, or lack thereof, when getting on the mat. Show More Summary

Towers of Paine, Chile in winter

18 hours agoFitness / Hiking :

Guardian: Patagonia off season: winter hiking in Torres del Paine Tourists flock to the Torres del Paine in the southern summer, but our writer finds hiking there in winter brings a different set of snowy rewards Andrew Gilchrist: It’s minus … Continue reading ?

This Sweet Smoothie Is the Perfect Prerun Breakfast

18 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Finding the perfect prerun meal can include a lot of trial and error. Forget all the guesswork, and blend up this all-natural smoothie that Runner's World contributing chef Pam Anderson loves to sip before a long run. Creamy, sweet,Show More Summary

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