EAST LANSING, Mich.
Kale has soared to healthful new heights over the past few years. Because it’s low in calories, high in fiber and contains antioxidants, it has become the new darling of the world of greens.
A drug used to help control blood sugar in people with diabetes has now been shown to help prevent or slow kidney disease, which causes millions of deaths each year and requires hundreds of thousands of people to use dialysis to stay alive.
By now, everyone should know the benefits of wearing a helmet every time you ride. You could be the best cyclist in the world, but it just takes one careless driver on the road or an unseen root on the trail, and you could be over the handlebars in no time.
Taking your puppy for a walk is a great way to provide exercise for your four-legged friend and yourself. Many people think that dogs just innately know how to walk on a leash, but this is a skill that needs to be taught. With time and training, you two will be going for pleasant daily strol…
If you’ve ever wondered what the process of becoming an astronaut is like, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex now has an experience that puts visitors in the shoes of a space explorer in training.
Who doesn’t love sitting around the campfire? Of course, it helps to have a place to sit. With the Helinox Chair One, you won’t ever have to rely on a bumpy log—or the cold ground—ever again. These ingenious chairs break down into a size smaller and lighter than a bottle of wine. Yet when as…
With CBD showing up everywhere, U.S. regulators announced Tuesday they are exploring ways the marijuana extract could be used legally in foods, dietary supplements and cosmetics.
The most memorable special occasions often have some elements that are a little offbeat. At weddings, one easy place to add a creative and personal touch is the escort cards, seating charts and place cards that steer guests to their seats in style.
When Kelly Curry was planning her wedding, she knew her dogs Charlie, Zoey and Izzy were going to be in it and that her friends would expect no less.
From butterfly clips to polka dots, 1990s trends have been making a fashion comeback. Now, as ’90s babies increasingly reach average marrying age, these trends are popping up all over the wedding industry, as well.
Easter is just a couple weeks away, and kids and parents are already thinking about dying eggs. If you have allergies or an aversion to food dyes or you just want to dye your Easter eggs in a natural way, check out the plant-based Easter Egg Coloring Kit with Colors from Nature.
A duffel bag is an easy way to carry a lot of stuff. But a bag that you might grab for the gym isn’t sturdy enough for global travel. Enter the Migrate line from Eagle Creek, a new group of duffels that are both rugged for adventure travel and environmentally sustainable. Talk about turning …
Starting salmon with the skin side down in a pan is a neat way to cook fish. The skin protects the fish from drying out. The skin also releases fat into the pan, which is then used to cook the second side until it is golden brown, no extra oil needed.
You would never know that pasta primavera, a pseudo-Italian dish that appears on virtually every chain restaurant menu, actually has roots in French haute cuisine.
Packing for a vacation can be such an exciting experience—sometimes so exciting we forget to put the essentials in our bag. These things vary for everyone, but here are a few necessities (in no particular order) that I don’t leave for the airport without:
Before she could start breast cancer treatment, Nancy Simpson had to walk in a straight line, count backward from 20 and repeat a silly phrase.
Yoga continues to grow in popularity as more people discover the benefits of the greater flexibility and strength it can provide. What’s not quite as popular is carrying a yoga mat from class to class because they tend to unroll at the most inopportune times. Backslash Fit has come up with a…
Time for another ghoulishly good time as the approach of Halloween brings out goblins and gore galore. Haunted houses aren’t the only option for scaring yourself silly this month. Consider this range of terrifying settings. Several are all-volunteer efforts whose proceeds help local charities.
Q: My wife is expecting our first child. My parents are divorced and both remarried; her mom died when my wife was a teenager and her dad remarried. Our policy is that all our parents and stepparents are “Grandma” and “Grandpa” regardless of step-status.
Q: Over a decade, my salary has tripled (I’m quite well-paid now), my work hours and responsibilities have increased, and—because I’m so frequently tired or short on time—my “outsourcing” has increased, too. Think: frequent takeout, a dog-walker, cabs instead of bus, and a whole lot of shell…