New Study Says Quinoa May Lower Your Diabetes Risk: Here's How Much You Need Per Week

New Study Says Quinoa May Lower Your Diabetes Risk: Here’s How Much You Need Per Week

Whether you want to up your salad game or are looking for a new side dish, quinoa is a must-have grain to add to your shopping cart. Both tasty and nutritious, quinoa has grown in popularity in recent years, and people are coming up with new recipes and creative ways to incorporate quinoa into their …

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Retired clarinetist donates $100 million to rename Boston University medical school after friend - The Boston Globe

Retired clarinetist donates $100 million to rename Boston University medical school after friend – The Boston Globe

Most philanthropists probably expect to see their own name on a building after making a significant donation to public institutions. But Edward Avedisian, a retired clarinetist and philanthropist who in August donated $100 million to Boston University Medical School, chose to honor a childhood friend instead. Renamed on Thursday, the Boston University Aram V. Chobanian …

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"What is health?"  from KHN: on government spending, Congress decides not to decide

“What is health?” from KHN: on government spending, Congress decides not to decide

Congress is supposed to complete its annual appropriation bills before the fiscal year begins on Oct. 1. But he rarely does, and this year is no different, as lawmakers scramble to pass a short-term funding bill so they can put off final decisions until at least December. Meanwhile, with an eye to the midterms, House …

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Loneliness and unhappiness can accelerate aging faster than smoking

Loneliness and unhappiness can accelerate aging faster than smoking

Share on PinterestResearchers have found that certain psychological issues – such as hopelessness, unhappiness and loneliness – can increase a person’s biological age more than smoking. Jesse Morrow/Getty Images Medical history, lifestyle and genetics all play a large role in how quickly a person ages. Recently, researchers have found that a person’s mental health is …

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Operations Manager Claudia Blanchard told a building, lands and sites committee earlier this week that officials from the state Department of Education, which owns the building, are currently asking for a purchase price of $370,000 for the biomedical academy which includes approximately nine acres of property.

Opelousas High School Biomedical Campus Installation Unlikely

Members of the St. Landry Parish School Board remain deadlocked in ongoing negotiations with state officials as they attempt to purchase a biomedical classroom complex next to the school secondary Opelousas. Operations Manager Claudia Blanchard told a building, lands and sites committee earlier this week that officials from the state Department of Education, which owns …

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Heavy back squats might not be right for your workout.  Try these 3 leg exercises instead.

Heavy back squats might not be right for your workout. Try these 3 leg exercises instead.

We’ll never say barbell back squats are a terrible exercise, especially since some will argue, convincingly, that movement is the king of all exercises. But for the average athlete, this heavy staple may not be the best choice for their training wants and needs. It might seem like leg day madness to wonder if we …

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Pandemic may have made young adults more moody, less cooperative: study

Pandemic may have made young adults more moody, less cooperative: study

The story at a glance New research details the extent to which COVID-19 has altered the personality of individuals. Changes were greatest in young adults and people of Hispanic/Latino origin. The declines in some traits were equivalent to the normal personality changes seen over a decade. Thousands of Americans experienced changes in personality traits like …

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New automated screening tool could mean earlier and more effective treatment for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

A new screening tool for electronic medical records accurately identifies patients who are at high risk of having or developing progressive scarring of the lungs, a condition called idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, according to researchers from Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian , the University of Chicago, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Mayo Clinic. Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) …

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Analysis |  Oregon guarantees children will not be kicked out of Medicaid until they are at least 6 years old

Analysis | Oregon guarantees children will not be kicked out of Medicaid until they are at least 6 years old

Hello everyone, especially those brown bears who eat pounds and pounds of salmon to prepare for winter. Send your favorites to rachel.roubein@washpost.com. Today’s edition: The Centers for Disaster Control and Prevention officially expands eligibility for the monkeypox vaccine. House Republicans are investigating biosecurity practices overseen by two key federal agencies. But first… Oregon wants to …

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Stunner: Jenny Powell, 54, gave fans an update on her mysterious injury as she posted a stunning snap back in a swimsuit to her Instagram account on Thursday

Jenny Powell shares mystery injury update with stunning throwback snap in swimsuit

She has been recovering from an injury over the past two weeks. And Jenny Powell, 54, gave fans an update on her condition by posting a stunning swimsuit snap to her Instagram account on Thursday. The TV personality looked amazing as she posed with her back to the camera lens as she soaked up the …

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