Author: zooped

Study Finds Vegetarians Get Less Cancer

IMarie Claire/I A HREF=”http://www.marieclaire.co.uk/news/313038/vegetarians-get-fewer-cancers.html”reports/A that a large study published in the A HREF=”http://www.ajcn.org/”American Journal of Clinical Nutrition/A of over 50,000 men and women found that vegetarians get far fewer cancers. However, the study found unexpectedly that vegetarians get more colorectal cancer. BLOCKQUOTEFONT SIZE=2 However, the study of 52,700 men and women, which was published in […]

Read More →

Study Finds Doodling Helps With Retention

IMG SRC=”http://www.healthnewsblog.com/pics/doodles.jpg” ALIGN=”RIGHT” ALT=”Doodles”The BBC A HREF=”http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/7912671.stm”reports/A that a new study has found that doodling may help with memory recall. Doodlers performed 29% better in the study than non-doodlers. The scientists said the doodling may keep people from distracting daydreaming and help keep them focused on the tasks at hand. BLOCKQUOTEFONT SIZE=2 Plymouth University researchers […]

Read More →

Celebrity Pregnant or Not

Don’t believe Ryan Seacrest, Britney Spears is NOT pregnant. Huh? If you missed the memo, apparently the “American Idol” host dropped the Britney pregnancy bomb on his Los Angeles radio show Wednesday morning, insisting the news came from a “reliable source.

Read More →

Tips in the Kitchen 3

Don’t you just love it when you find a tip that makes your time in the kitchen so much better? I’ve been sharing some of my best kitchen-related tips and strategies. While melting chocolate in a microwave can be more convenient than using a double boiler, it can quickly become a disaster.

Read More →

Make Volunteering Fun

Volunteering can be a rewarding family activity, but if you have reluctant children, then giving back to those less fortunate can be a challenge. The key to motivating your kids to give back is to make the experience as fun as possible.

Read More →