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Maitake Mushroom Benefits Blood Sugar, Cholesterol, Immunity & More

MAITAKE MUSHROOM BENEFITS BLOOD SUGAR, CHOLESTEROL, IMMUNITY & MORE

By Rachael Link, MS, RD Medicinal mushrooms have been used for thousands of years to help promote better health, and mushroom varieties,...

Merguez Sausage

MERGUEZ SAUSAGE

There was a sausage shop in the lower Haight that Tom used to go to, when he lived in the city. Their Merguez sausage was the bomb,...

 
 
 
These under-$20 anti-chafing bands prevent a painful problem tons of women suffer from every summer

THESE UNDER-$20 ANTI-CHAFING BANDS PREVENT A PAINFUL PROBLEM TONS OF WOMEN SUFFER FROM EVERY SUMMER

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More Cyclospora infections in outbreak linked to Del Monte pre-cut fresh vegetables

MORE CYCLOSPORA INFECTIONS IN OUTBREAK LINKED TO DEL MONTE PRE-CUT FRESH VEGETABLES

New parasitic infections linked to Del Monte brand pre-cut fresh vegetables continue to be reported even though the multi-national...

 
 
 
The best rubber gloves for dishwashing and cleaning

THE BEST RUBBER GLOVES FOR DISHWASHING AND CLEANING

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Life Lately & Links 10

LIFE LATELY & LINKS 10

Happy Friday!! There's one extra exclamation point for today because in a few hours I'll be grilling in my backyard for the first time...

 
 
 
The best eco-friendly mineral sunscreen you can buy

THE BEST ECO-FRIENDLY MINERAL SUNSCREEN YOU CAN BUY

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This $20 acupressure mat melts away my tension and muscle soreness - it's one of the best Amazon impulse-purchases I've made

THIS $20 ACUPRESSURE MAT MELTS AWAY MY TENSION AND MUSCLE SORENESS - IT'S ONE OF THE BEST AMAZON IMPULSE-PURCHASES I'VE MADE

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Emails Raise Questions About Interior Secretary Zinke's Link With Oil Executive

EMAILS RAISE QUESTIONS ABOUT INTERIOR SECRETARY ZINKE'S LINK WITH OIL EXECUTIVE

Congressional Democrats and a public watchdog group are calling for an ethics investigation into the secretary over a land deal between...

This affordable swimsuit company fits their designs on their employees instead of fit models - 5 of us tried them and they fit each of us incredibly well

THIS AFFORDABLE SWIMSUIT COMPANY FITS THEIR DESIGNS ON THEIR EMPLOYEES INSTEAD OF FIT MODELS - 5 OF US TRIED THEM AND THEY FIT EACH OF US INCREDIBLY WELL

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Save up to 50% on Allen Edmonds dress shoes during their summer clearance sale - and more of today's best deals from around the web

SAVE UP TO 50% ON ALLEN EDMONDS DRESS SHOES DURING THEIR SUMMER CLEARANCE SALE - AND MORE OF TODAY'S BEST DEALS FROM AROUND THE WEB

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A little-known Walmart section sells meal kits from services like Sun Basket and Home Chef - so you can try them without the commitment

A LITTLE-KNOWN WALMART SECTION SELLS MEAL KITS FROM SERVICES LIKE SUN BASKET AND HOME CHEF - SO YOU CAN TRY THEM WITHOUT THE COMMITMENT

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I shaved with a $50 safety razor to see if it's worth buying - and drugstore razors simply can't compete

I SHAVED WITH A $50 SAFETY RAZOR TO SEE IF IT'S WORTH BUYING - AND DRUGSTORE RAZORS SIMPLY CAN'T COMPETE

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This Swedish watchmaker recycles plastic and melts down illegal firearms to create stunning watch bands and cases

THIS SWEDISH WATCHMAKER RECYCLES PLASTIC AND MELTS DOWN ILLEGAL FIREARMS TO CREATE STUNNING WATCH BANDS AND CASES

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Chain Links

CHAIN LINKS

Continuing on my sketchbook investigation of family history and immigration. It wasn't long ago that I pictured my great grandparents...

Accurately Measured Sodium Intake Shows Link to Mortality

ACCURATELY MEASURED SODIUM INTAKE SHOWS LINK TO MORTALITY

Accurately measured sodium intake showed a linear relationship with mortality. Inaccurately estimated sodium changed the relationship...

 
 
 
'Clever genes' may also lead to autism, anorexia and bipolar

'CLEVER GENES' MAY ALSO LEAD TO AUTISM, ANOREXIA AND BIPOLAR

Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard researchers conducted the largest ever investigation into genetic links between 25...

Protesters in Pittsburgh shut down main parkway following officer-involved fatal shooting of teen

PROTESTERS IN PITTSBURGH SHUT DOWN MAIN PARKWAY FOLLOWING OFFICER-INVOLVED FATAL SHOOTING OF TEEN

Protesters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, linked arms and walked onto one of the city's main parkways to block the roads following the...

 
 
 
This incredibly versatile dock turned the least useful port on my MacBook into a jack-of-all-trades

THIS INCREDIBLY VERSATILE DOCK TURNED THE LEAST USEFUL PORT ON MY MACBOOK INTO A JACK-OF-ALL-TRADES

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10 men's subscription services that'll help guys keep their health and wellness in check

10 MEN'S SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES THAT'LL HELP GUYS KEEP THEIR HEALTH AND WELLNESS IN CHECK

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