Friday, May 24, 2019
Ever since the 33-year-old Brooklynite quit eating salads last year — swapping out greens for chicken meatballs with veggie sides, cauliflower-crust pizzas and zucchini noodles — she lost nearly 10 pounds in 10 weeks. “It seems very counterintuitive,” says Buchenholz,...
The secret to a healthier brain is a puzzling one. A new study of 19,000 adults over 50 years old finds that older people who do daily number and word puzzles have sharper brains, according to the findings published in...
Big-box retailers aren’t selling CBD yet, but they’re busy getting ready for the day when they can. The Post has learned that top executives at major chains such as Walmart and Target have been quietly meeting with makers of drinks,...
Health officials once again warned consumers about the dangers of washing raw chicken before cooking it, citing the risk of spreading harmful bacteria to utensils or other foods. In a tweet sent out on April 26, the Centers for Disease...
One in four Americans has suffered for more than half a decade with neck or back pain, according to new research. A study examining the source of people’s back and neck problems and their methods for managing the pain found...
Syphilis — once thought to be largely eradicated in the industrialized world — is on the rise in the United States and other industrialized nations, especially in rural areas, where meth and heroin use is rampant. Karolyn Schrage, director of...
The economist John Maynard Keynes, writing in 1930, famously predicted that by 2030 most individuals would be working no more than 15 hours a week. He thought most human wants and needs would be satisfied, work was mainly a...
Biotech venture funding has been on a tear for the past couple of years, and corporate investors in the space are doing their part to boost the totals. Here at Crunchbase, we’ve put together an index of the largest pharma...
NYC is finally thawing — but we’ve still got a few weeks to go before local farmers markets catch up and have more to offer than cold-weather root vegetables. Happily, there are plenty of fresh-feeling, springy ways to prep...
If nothing else, last week’s Fitbit event showed the world that the company had learned two key lessons in the past year. One: price is possibly the largest driver in the company’s recent smartwatch success — so it went...

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