Jennifer Lee

October 29, 2019
Is A Diet That’s Healthy For Us Also Better For The Planet? Most Of The Time, Yes – NPR

Is A Diet That’s Healthy For Us Also Better For The Planet? Most Of The Time, Yes – NPR

Consider the almond. Almonds and other nuts are often touted as healthy snacks, because they can help you maintain a healthy weight and are linked to a lower risk of heart disease and Type 2 diabetes. But almonds are grown in drought-stricken California, an…
October 29, 2019
There’s No Evidence Marijuana Will Treat Your Anxiety or Depression – Livescience.com

There’s No Evidence Marijuana Will Treat Your Anxiety or Depression – Livescience.com

People may smoke weed to "mellow out," but experts say medicinal cannabis and its chemical relatives don’t effectively relieve mental health disorders like depression or anxiety . The evidence just isn't there.  That's according to the most comprehensive an…
October 28, 2019
‘Bro science’ debunked: You don’t need to pound protein right after a workout to maximize muscle gains – INSIDER

‘Bro science’ debunked: You don’t need to pound protein right after a workout to maximize muscle gains – INSIDER

Conventional wisdom, or at least gym-rat wisdom, says that you need to eat protein within an hour of your last rep to maximize the workout's muscle-building effects. But the reality is more nuanced, Brad Schoenfeld, an associate professor in exercise science…
October 28, 2019
Sunday sadness is real. Here’s how to battle the pre-workweek blues – CNN

Sunday sadness is real. Here’s how to battle the pre-workweek blues – CNN

(CNN)Many of us begin to groan and moan as our precious weekend comes to an end. It's not just the interruption of fun with friends and family that triggers the Sunday blues, or what some call the Sunday scaries. It's also anxiety and dread about the workweek…
October 28, 2019
Guilderland facility ordered not to accept new residents – Times Union

Guilderland facility ordered not to accept new residents – Times Union

A view of Promenade at University Place on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, in Guilderland, N.Y. (Paul Buckowski/Times Union) A view of Promenade at University Place on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, in Guilderland, N.Y. (Paul Buckowski/Times Union) Photo: P…
October 27, 2019
At least 2 cases of Legionnaires’ disease confirmed in recent Mount Carmel East patients – 10TV

At least 2 cases of Legionnaires’ disease confirmed in recent Mount Carmel East patients – 10TV

COLUMBUS, Ohio At least two cases of Legionnaires' disease have been confirmed in individuals who recently received treatment at Mount Carmel East, according to a spokesperson for Mount Carmel Health System. Mount Carmel released a statement Saturday night i…
October 27, 2019
Heidi Klum looks frightful as she shares sneak peek of her costume for A-list annual Halloween party – Daily Mail

Heidi Klum looks frightful as she shares sneak peek of her costume for A-list annual Halloween party – Daily Mail

She's known for going all out with her over-the-top Halloween outfits.  And while Heidi Klum has yet to reveal the theme of this year's costume, she did give fans a glimpse of her bold look in the five-second Instagram video she shared on Saturday. The film…
October 27, 2019
Two new measles cases linked to PDX exposure – KGW.com

Two new measles cases linked to PDX exposure – KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. The Oregon Health Authority(OHA) is reporting two people have been diagnosed with measles after being exposed to the illness on an international flight that landed at Portland International Airport. Health officials say a Lane County resident …
October 26, 2019
Los Angeles County health officials warn of possible measles exposure at CVS, Ralphs – KABC-TV

Los Angeles County health officials warn of possible measles exposure at CVS, Ralphs – KABC-TV

Los Angeles County health officials have confirmed another local resident was diagnosed with measles.Officials said the infected person visited a CVS pharmacy on Venice Boulevard and a Ralph's on Pico Boulevard Saturday afternoon, potentially exposing others.…