Health and Fitness

COOKING ON DEADLINE: Silky Leek Soup

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:35
No matter how many dazzling things we have the good fortune to eat in our lives, we often remember the simplest meals with as much power and affection as the fanciest. A humble, pureed vegetable soup is among those particular…
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Mexican architect's modernist home, hidden on a cul de sac

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:17
MEXICO CITY (AP) — In a working-class neighborhood of Mexico City, two concrete buildings hidden near the end of a cul de sac draw visitors from around the world.
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How To Raise A Kid With Healthy Self-esteem, According To A Psychologist

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:16
What is self-esteem? It’s the way we regard our self. So high self-esteem means we see ourselves as good and capable, that we are secure in our value. Low self-esteem means we see ourselves as not good enough, that we…
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Ask Brianna: Is 4-year college right for you?

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:14
"Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one taught us how…
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Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Loosen Curbs On Short-Term Health Plans

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:06
The policy change is likely to entice younger and healthier people from the general insurance pool by allowing a range of lower-cost options that don’t include all the benefits required by the federal health law.
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Kid entrepreneurs drink up success with lemonade business

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:00
Operating a lemonade stand is as much a rite of passage as learning to ride a bike or finally being allowed to cross the street by yourself.
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This Restaurant’s 100 Pound Pizza Might Make The Guinness Book Of World Records

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:56
America is a country where we pride ourselves on everything big: Big Macs, Big Gulps, big cars, big houses. Now, we can add big pizza to that list — really big, in fact. Mallie’s Sports Grill & Bar, in Southgate,…
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Watch These Cute Kids Freak Out When They Learn They’re Going To Disney World

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:37
Trips to Disney World are exciting for the whole family. But for parents, the best part might be telling the kids about an upcoming trip. Pastor Kevin Miller and his wife, Jennifer, surprised their three children with a vacation to…
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Steamed mussels are a perfect choice for a weeknight meal

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:29
Mussels are the perfect choice for a weeknight meal. They're a terrific source of low-fat protein, they're inexpensive, they cook up quickly, and as they cook, they automatically generate tasty juices to whichever sauce you're making. Also, farmed mussels are…
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Dreaming of an end to mass school shootings

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:29
A couple nights before the Florida school shooting that added at least another 17 innocent souls to our nation’s humiliating body count, I dreamed about Sandy Hook.
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How Parents Around The World Get Their Kids To Go To Sleep

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:16
It’s a precious moment for families around the world when twilight falls, children yawn and bedtime routines engage. Yet the places where children sleep, the time they lay down at night and even how they prepare for shut-eye vary across…
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This Small American Town Has Turned Out 11 Olympic Athletes

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:13
If your child is an athlete who dreams of one day competing in the Olympics, then you may want to move to Norwich, Vermont—because the small town has produced a whopping 11 Olympians. Since 1984, at least one member of…
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A ‘Willy Wonka’ Prequel Is In The Works About The Candy Man’s Early Life

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:11
How can you not love Willy Wonka? As if owning a candy factory and living with Oompa Loompas isn’t enough, his eccentric personality has made generations fall in love with him through books and films. And now there are talks…
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How to make your sofa bed more comfortable for guests

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:00
Hosting overnight guests in your home can provide wonderful memories, and stories you share for years. But a cranky guest with a neck crick from your lumpy sofa bed may provide more horror stories than happy ones. If you want…
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Long known as the capital of STDs, St. Louis looks for new contractor to test and treat the diseases

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:30
The current contract holder receives $200,000 annually to provide STD testing and treatment at two urgent care clinics.
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Porn star Stormy Daniels, who allegedly had affair with Trump, to appear at Sauget club in April

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:05
Adult movie actress/stripper has said she had affair with Trump in 2006.
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Ed Del Grande: Slide bar shower is a versatile choice

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:00
"We plan to fix up our basement and want to include a small bathroom. Can you please recommend a shower stall setup that can give versatility to a small space?"
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Librarians round up winning books for youths

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:00
The Academy Awards might be scheduled for March, but in the world of children’s literature, the most anticipated awards of the year were announced on a chilly February morning in Denver, Colo.
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After Trump clears the way, GOP-led states move to charge poor for health care

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 10:30
Conservatives say the moves will encourage the poor to join the workforce.
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Kar’is Surf and Sirloin Potatoes Foster Gratin

Health and Fitness - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 08:00
Yield: 12 servings
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