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3 Pinterest Tastemakers Share Their Thanksgiving Hacks

Coming up with 99 Thanksgiving hacks is no simple feat! I collaborated with, in addition to chefs, food editors, and my own wonderful family, some of today’s top Pinterest tastemakers…

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Today’s Headlines: Black Eyed Peas’ Taboo’s Cancer Battle, Adidas Using Ocean Plastic, Energy Drink Dangers Revealed

Black Eyed Peas’ Taboo kept cancer battle under wraps. When Black Eyed Peas member Taboo started noticing pain in his back and abdomen, he wrote it off as a symptom…

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Today’s Headlines: Yo-Yo Diet Dangers, Drones, Ashley Graham’s Plus-Size Barbie

Yo-yo dieting carries an unexpected risk. We all know the benefits of staying within a healthy BMI range, but if you are one of the many women who crash diets,…

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Today’s Headlines: Martha Stewart Launches a New Fragrance Line, Blood Facials, Childhood Bullying and Obesity

Martha Stewart, lifestyle maven, releases new line of fragrances.  Ever wondered what Martha Stewart’s home smells like? As arguably one of the most famous homemaking experts around, many fans would…

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Today’s Headlines: Studies Show Correlation Between Alcohol and Heart Health, SNL Honors Leonard Cohen and the Election Results, Laughing Gas on the Rise for Natural Births

Scientific evidence links moderate drinking to overall heart health. Good news for those of us who enjoy imbibing every now and then: It looks like that glass (or two) of merlot…

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How to Make a Healthier Mac & Cheese

Craving carbs but don’t want to completely wreck your diet before the weekend even starts? Don’t deprive yourself, just cook a little smarter! Try this mac ‘n cheese recipe for…

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Today’s Headlines: Breast Cancer Deaths On The Rise, The Link Between Worrying and Heart Disease, and Smoking Cigarettes Can Lead to Genetic Damage

In a report presented this week at the World Cancer Congress,  the American Cancer Society predicts a dramatic rise in cancer deaths among women over the next 15 years. By 2030,…

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Today’s Headlines: Palliative Care Urged for More Cancer Patients, Don’t Rely on “Good” Cholesterol to Measure Heart Health, and Emotional Unrest Increases Heart Attack Risk

The American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has released a new guideline for doctors treating cancer patients. The authors of the guideline update emphasize the importance of palliative care, and…

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What’s Up With Organic Skin Care?

Written by Arthur W. Perry, MD, FACS Organic may be the most bastardized word in the English language. Organic chemicals are supposed to be carbon-based, according to their strict definition….

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Today’s Headlines: New Guidelines to Prevent Sleep-Related Infant Deaths, Weight Gain Might Lead to Memory Loss, and Cranberry Juice to Treat a U.T.I. Could Be Wishful Thinking

To parents of newborns, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has issued new recommendations that might help to reduce the risk of SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) and other sleep-related infant…

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