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- Healthy soup with Chinese influences When it's cold outside, I love making soup for supper. Everything goes into a single pot, starting with an aromatic broth and a substantial array of vegetables, then a little bit of protein, and finally a crispy garnish. And when dinner's over, there
- PSP progresses relentlessly DEAR DR. ROACH: My husband was diagnosed with progressive supranuclear palsy, or PSP. We have been told that it is rare and that there is no treatment and no cure. Would you please explain the stages and progression of this disease? What can be done
- Gynecomastia can be harmless; still needs more investigation DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a reasonably healthy 62-year-old male. During a recent checkup, my doctor observed that I have "abnormal breast development" and suggested that I see an endocrinologist. Besides being embarrassed to take my shirt off in public, a
- Body clock may be to blame WASHINGTON (AP) -- "Just one more story, please?" ''I need a glass of water." ''Mom, I can't sleep!" When youngsters continually struggle to fall asleep at night, new research suggests maybe their body clock doesn't match their bedtime. That doesn't
- More study needed on calcium channel blocker, cancer link DEAR DR. ROACH: I am taking an angiotensin receptor blocker and a calcium channel blocker for my blood pressure, which work very well to control my hypertension. However, I have a history of breast cancer, and I have heard that calcium channel blocke
- Lung cancer scans urged for some smokers, not all WASHINGTON (AP) -- Certain current or former heavy smokers should start getting yearly scans for lung cancer to cut their risk of death from the nation's top cancer killer, government advisers said Monday -- even as they stressed that the tests aren'
- Tinnitus is difficult to treat DEAR DR. ROACH: I have been hearing a steady hissing sound in my left ear since 1990. I saw on TV that lipoflavonoid would work for it. Have you ever heard of this? -- N.N. ANSWER: Tinnitus is the perception of sound in the absence of any external so
New Year's party with complex flavor, easy to cook
You're ready to kick off the new year, and you want to do it with a stylishly delicious meal. But you probably don't have time to master fancy new kitchen skills. Or to shop for a million ingredients.
Graze fights General Mills to become the Netflix of snacks
Americans may soon get their snacks the same way they rent movies.
Graze.com, which has been selling personalized, mail-order boxes of snacks in Britain for five years, plans a major U.S. push in January, funded by its majority owner, private- equity firm Carlyle Group.
Fungus threatens global banana supply
A new article in Nature brings the alarming news that the fungus threatening the global banana supply - or at least what most Americans think of as bananas - is spreading to more counties.
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