WHAT TO DO WHEN MEDICATION DOESN'T WORK FOR YOUR SEVERE RAYNAUD'S

Cold weather is annoying for many people, but if you have Raynaud's phenomenon , it can be downright painful. Raynaud's causes tiny...

WAKING UP WITH A HEADACHE?

When you have a pounding headache , being unconscious might sound like a nice alternative. But what happens when sleep itself is the...

 
 
 

INTENSE GAMING CAN TRIGGER SYNCOPE IN SOME CHILDREN AND TEENS

Video games today can be incredibly life-like and intense. But for some kids with pre-existing cardiac conditions, the excitement and...

RECIPE: HEALTHIER CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

This heart-healthy version of everyone's favorite cookie is low in cholesterol and high in omega-3 fatty acids. Walnuts and canola...

 
 
 

WHAT TO EAT IF YOU'VE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH PREDIABETES

The diagnosis of pre-diabetes should set off alarm bells. It means you're on your way toward developing type 2 diabetes , a disease...

WHY YOU SHOULDN'T IGNORE BALL-OF-FOOT PAIN

Pain in the ball of the foot and swelling on top of the foot are symptoms of a condition that's both common and often misdiagnosed....

 
 
 

WHEN BACK PAIN MEANS MORE THAN A BACK PROBLEM

Pain in your lower back. Cramps shooting down your leg. That “pins and needles” feeling. When you have these symptoms, you may assume...

Does Your Blood Pressure Fluctuate Widely? Here's Why You Need to Pay Close Attention

DOES YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE FLUCTUATE WIDELY? HERE'S WHY YOU NEED TO PAY CLOSE ATTENTION

Most healthy individuals have variations in their blood pressure - from minute to minute and hour to hour. These fluctuations generally...

 
 
 

HOW TO CARE FOR A LOVED ONE WITH LEUKEMIA

If you are taking care of a husband, wife or another family member with leukemia , you probably have questions. You may wonder: Do...

WHY WOULD MY DOCTOR ORDER A LIPOPROTEIN BLOOD TEST?

Q: What is Lipoprotein, and why is it important? A: It's well known that low-density lipoprotein , or “bad cholesterol,” is a major...

 
 
 

IS YOUR LEG PAIN SCIATICA OR SOMETHING ELSE?

Sciatica. You've heard other people talk about this weird leg pain - and now, joy, you've got mystery leg pain of your own. Is it sciatica?...

HOW TO HOST A HOLIDAY PARTY FOR GUESTS THAT HAVE FOOD ALLERGIES

No holiday season is complete without a festive gathering. Egg nog? Check! Christmas cookies? Check! Ugly sweater? Check! But hosting...

 
 
 

SHOULD YOU GET A PARTIAL KNEE REPLACEMENT?

Total knee replacement is among the most common surgeries performed in the United States. It's done if you have severe osteoarthritis...

RECIPE: MOM'S CHICKEN SOUP

This chicken soup is a great family dinner. It can be served as chicken in the pot, or with dumplings, brown or wild rice, or whole...

 
 
 

SORE THROAT REMEDIES THAT ACTUALLY WORK

Your poor, sore throat. Is there anything that can help? Family medicine doctor Daniel Allan, MD , shares the most effective home remedies...

WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUR BODY DURING THE FIGHT OR FLIGHT RESPONSE?

Someone cut you off on the highway and you had to swerve and narrowly avoided a collision. While out for a morning run, an angry dog...

 
 
 

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT NOSE HAIR

Nasal hair is not merely decorative. It serves a purpose, says Michael Benninger, MD. Learn more about nose hair and the wild kingdom...

YOUR GUIDE TO THE BEST NUT BUTTERS AND OTHER CREAMY SPREADS

The peanut butter you remember from childhood has stiff competition these days from creamy spreads that are ground from a variety of...

 
 
 

IS THERE ANY DOWNSIDE TO BEING DOUBLE-JOINTED?

Growing up, were you that kid at the party who could twist your body into a pretzel or bend your fingers all the way backward? Hyperextending...

WHAT'S CAUSING YOUR LOWER ABDOMINAL PAIN?

Lower abdominal pain has a way of stopping you in your tracks. But trying to figure out the source of stomach pain can be tricky especially...

 
 
 



Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

Cranberry Lime Pie with Gingersnap Crust

Cranberry Lime Pie with Gingersnap Crust

Lime custard, cranberry curd, and a hazelnut-gingersnap crust are a celebration of flavors in this cheery holiday pie. This tart winter pie is made up of 3 key components... Read more ...

When Should You Take Your Christmas Tree Down?

When Should You Take Your Christmas Tree Down?

When the holidays wind down, one conundrum you might have in is when to take down your Christmas trees. The task of removing the decorations and hauling a live tree to the... Read more ...

Saturday Stuff, edition 49

Saturday Stuff, edition 49

After a long hiatus, I am bringing back “Saturday Stuff” which is filled with all the stuff going on this week in my life or that I want to share with you. I am very happy to... Read more ...

Healthy Meal Plan {Week 119}

Healthy Meal Plan {Week 119}

Eating light this week balances out all of those holiday treats! Week 119 of my Healthy Meal Plan has plenty of easy dinner ideas for the week ahead. I'd like to say that all... Read more ...

Scenes from a Gingerbread House Decorating Event + Secrets to Building a...

Scenes from a Gingerbread House Decorating Event + Secrets to Building a Gingerbread House that Won't Collapse

LONGEST. BLOG. POST. TITLE. EVER. Last weekend, I hosted a little gingerbread house decorating event for a school that I love, Frassati Catholic High School , in north... Read more ...

Dyson Ball Multi Floor Upright Vacuum Giveaway

Dyson Ball Multi Floor Upright Vacuum Giveaway

Dyson Ball Multi Floor Origin High Performance HEPA Filter Upright Vacuum Fuchsia - Corded When it comes to keeping my house clean, there is no better product than a Dyson... Read more ...

Calphalon Classic Self-Sharpening 15-Pc. Cutlery Knife Block Set Giveaway

Calphalon Classic Self-Sharpening 15-Pc. Cutlery Knife Block Set Giveaway

Calphalon Classic Self-Sharpening 15-Pc. Cutlery Knife Block Set A good knife set is key in any kitchen, they make food prep quicker and easier. I love that this block has... Read more ...

All-New Fire HD 10 Tablet Giveaway

All-New Fire HD 10 Tablet Giveaway

All-New Fire HD 10 Tablet - Black I really would be so lost without my Fire tablet! It's perfect to take with my when i'm travelling instead of taking my laptop with me. It's... Read more ...

Home Gifts From Amazon Under $50 Your List Will Love

Home Gifts From Amazon Under $50 Your List Will Love

A gift for the home is always the right answer. If you're on a limited budget, a cool decor score or a little something extra to jazz up one's abode is super simple to buy, and... Read more ...

Secrets Of A 3-Michelin-Star: Georges Blanc Of Vonnas, France

Secrets Of A 3-Michelin-Star: Georges Blanc Of Vonnas, France

Chef Georges Blanc needs no introduction A legacy spanning more than 100 years, when Georges Blanc's grandparents started their humble Auberge in Vonnas, France - the story and... Read more ...