Legal Marijuana For Parents, but Not Their KidsAntidrug advocates say efforts to legalize marijuana have created new challenges as they work to educate teenagers and their parents about the unique risks that alcohol, marijuana and other drugs pose to the developing teenage brain.
An Insider’s Guide to CrossFitWhat makes CrossFit appealing to members and confusing to outsiders is that it’s more than a workout — it’s a cultural identity. A new book on the subject may also only appeal to the initiated.
Health Tip: Practice a Well-Balanced Exercise ProgramTitle: Health Tip: Practice a Well-Balanced Exercise Program
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Expert Offers Backpack Safety TipsTitle: Expert Offers Backpack Safety Tips
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Lots of Reasons to Eat FishFish is good for you, better than heart-damaging red meat and even better than lean poultry. Even so, it is not a popular choice in the kitchen — but there are ways to overcome opposition to it.
Cool Summer FishThese refreshing summer dishes include two kinds of escabeche. You can cook fish like sardines, petrale sole and Pacific cod, then allow it to cool and serve it with a robust sauce or a marinade.
Best Way to Brush Your Teeth? Experts DisagreeA review of the dental literature found no randomized trials of brushing technique, and very little agreement on how to go about cleaning teeth.
Ask Well: How Do You Use a Heart Rate Monitor?Heart rate monitors can be a useful tool during exercise for new and experienced runners and other athletes.
Vitamin D Tied to Alzheimer’s RiskLow vitamin D is associated with an increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, according to a new report.
The Downside of Running With OthersI found fellow runners on Facebook and felt like I’d found a team. But running with others, I soon learned, can have its downsides.