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Avoid the afternoon stress-eating

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 | Permalink

That foods can soothe, reduce anxiety and boost your mood is well known to anyone who has kept a vise grip on a pint of Chunky Monkey at midnight or dived into the deep end of a party pack of chips at the end of a day gone awry.

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Bioethicist: A final reason to lose weight

Monday, January 9th, 2012 | Permalink

Need motivation to lose weight? Bioethicist Art Caplan says to consider that doing so will help others who want to learn from bodies after death.

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Bioethicist: A final reason to lose weight

The nomads of Petra

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 | Permalink

Many of the million visitors who travel to the rock-cut architectural wonders of Petra in Jordan every year are unaware of the Bedouin who live there maintaining the traditions of their forefathers.

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Taste for salt may be shaped during infancy

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 | Permalink

People who sprinkle salt on everything and gravitate toward unhealthy high-sodium foods may be expressing a taste preference formed during early infancy, a small new study suggests.

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‘Dead women walking’ find hope

Friday, December 16th, 2011 | Permalink

A hospital is offering free corrective surgery to women with fistulas who are incontinent and find it hard to keep clean and live a normal life.

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