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Fad diets that actually work

Another day, another diet, or so it seems, in a world where diet headlines are guaranteed to draw the interest of plenty of eager readers. Fad diets, or those that are wildly popular for relatively short periods of time, come and go. The Cabbage Soup Diet, Israeli Army Diet and the Lemon Detox Diet are… Read More »

If you have 'stomach flu,' chances are it's actually norovirus: What you should know

If you’ve ever gotten sick from eating something “bad,” you may have had an encounter with norovirus. Sometimes called a “stomach bug” or “stomach flu” — though it’s not related to the flu — norovirus is the leading cause of foodborne illness in the United States, causing between 19 million and 21 million cases of… Read More »

Can Music Actually Reduce Stress?

We all pretty much accept that music is food for the soul, but we rarely ponder on the meaning of this. This is a “fact” that we primarily intuit, but there is something to be said about the nearly magical nature of sonic harmony. When a situation becomes dire and days acquire all shades of… Read More »