| Nov 11, 2013
Jayson Jones, a German-born veteran of the 2000 and 2008 Olympic Games, is training for his third try at a world medal in track and field — for Belize, his parents' home country. But while getting ready for the 2016 Summer Games, the South Florida...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Master Gardener Barb has been checking into uses for plants we normally consider weeds. She sends this post about a plant that is in many gardens right now. Purslane is another one of those annual weeds which straddles the line......
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Healthy ideas to feel your best this autumn
1. GET OUTSIDE
The fall season brings with it plenty of cool, crisp air and vibrant fall foliage – making it the perfect time for outdoor activities. The comfortable temperatures make it ideal for a...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Dear Pharmacist: I need more options to protect my vision. I take prescription eye drops, but I'm steadily declining. — R.J., Decatur, Ill.
Dear R.J.: I'm sorry to hear that. I'm always researching ways to protect eyesight because it is so...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 1:05 AM
LONDON - It looked like a burger. It smelled like a burger. It tasted, well, almost like a burger.
The first ever lab-grown beef hamburger was cooked and eaten in London on Monday.
"We proved it's possible," said scientist Mark Post, who created the...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Dear Pharmacist: What do you think about fish oil being linked to prostate cancer? I used to take it every day, but stopped after hearing about it in the news. Do you still recommend it? — L.D., Miami
Dear L.D.: My opinion is that headlines...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 9:08 AM
The 10-foot-tall cylinders glow neon yellow and orange, looking like something out of a futuristic dance club. They're actually an experiment with global implications — an effort to see how well algae can wipe out pollution belched by power plants....
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:45 AM
"Raw" is not about sashimi, carpaccio or Ethiopian kitfo; it's a veggie thing — all about sprouting, sunshine and summertime. Nutritionists and physicians since Dr. Dolittle have known about the benefits of an uncooked vegan diet and have touted...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 11:22 AM
There’s no doubt that Alaska’s salmon is considered by many to be some of the best in the world; it's prized by high-end restaurants for its rich and delicious taste.
But did you know that salmon can also provide a full-body health benefit?...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Elisabetta Fantone is a model and actress who shot to fame in 2006 on "Loft Story," a French-Canadian version of "Big Brother."
Since then, she and her family have made South Florida home — all choosing to live at the "beach." Her parents are in...