Monthly Archives: August 2011

When the Vaccine Is Worse than the Disease


“The risks of vaccinating the way we do outweigh the benefits. The problem is there isn’t conclusive proof, and in the absence of proof we keep over-vaccinating.”

Lightning in a Bottle

Dance, music, art and yoga light up the day, with help from solar panels at night

Stuff I Eat

A gifted chef named Babette shares the wonderful stuff she eats

Bye Bye Muffin Top

By Elizabeth Barker Getting your fill of fiber might help trim away fat packed deep in your abdomen, recent research from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center shows. After following 1,114 people for five years, the study’s authors determined that for every 10-gram increase in soluble fiber eaten daily, abdominal fat decreased by 3.7 percent over […]