Açai berries, which come from the Amazon, have exploded onto the global market. This so-called “super fruit” is added to juices and smoothies, with claims they better health, ease weight loss, prevent aging and even act as a natural Viagra.
Before you hit the drive-through for dinner with the family in tow, consider what a sit-down meal, well, brings to the table.Sit-down family meals yield a whole heap of benefits for teenagers, including a disinclination to try drugs and better-quality family relationships, according to a report from
If you've been counting on your daily dose of merlot to stave off mortality, you might want to consider Plan B.The links between red wine and longevity aren't nearly as strong as they once seemed, according to new research in the journal Nature.
Parents used to think that once their kids were out of elementary school, they were done with vaccines. But the rules are changing.In California, middle schoolers and high schoolers now have to prove that they're immunized against pertussis, or whooping cough, in order to attend school.