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The Daddy Diaries. Chapter 28. The Day My Son Lost His Food Virginity.

Dimitri Ehrlich | Posted 11.19.2015 | Parents
Dimitri Ehrlich

Food. Without it, we would be unable to think about 99% of the things that usually bother us. Call it a design flaw, but we humans need to eat every few hours or we melt down.

Your Chewing Drives Me Insane But It's Not My Fault: I Have Misophonia!

Anna David | Posted 09.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Anna David

Until they come up with an operation that can undo the hyperconnectivity between my auditory and limbic systems (not holding my breath), I'll just have to rely on my old stand bys--passive aggression and headphones--but with the newfound conviction that I'm an innocent victim of a seemingly hopeless condition and not just a nightmare girl snapping at you to keep it the f down.

Separation Anxiety and Seasonal Enrichments

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 11.15.2014 | Green
Sarah Hodgson

I always encourage my clients to look at their life from their dog's perspective. Many of my current complaints can be traced to the August to September transformation, with dogs suffering the worst bouts of anxiety and frustration when suddenly left alone.

7 Tips On How To Eat Slowly To Eat Less

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 03.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

Is this just my subjective feeling, or is there solid evidence to back the common weight-control advice to take your time with your meal?

The Holiday Gift Puppy

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 02.12.2014 | Green
Sarah Hodgson

Experts caution against it, but the irresistible allure of a bow-collared puppy romping with over-stimulated, pajama-clad children is just too much: People give puppies for the holidays.

I've Adopted You, You're Adorable, Now Behave!

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Sarah Hodgson

Those who urge you to clamp your puppy's mouth shut, throw objects or spray them in the face may mean well, but they are employing cruel, outdated punishments that serve to scare and not instruct your puppy.

Rehabilitating Rescue Dogs and Puppies

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Sarah Hodgson

Once you learn to translate canine postures and responses, you'll find that your dog's actions speak louder than words. What then do specific dog behaviors tell us?

Slow Food 2.0: Make Every Bite Count

Anneli Rufus | Posted 05.10.2013 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

Eating slowly makes dining into a spiritual and philosophical matter; each bite is like saying grace

Popcorn Can Make You Insane

Bonni Brodnick | Posted 04.09.2013 | Entertainment
Bonni Brodnick

How about we just watch the movie? Park the popcorn. Ditch the Milk Duds. Turn off your cell phone. Sit back, relax and enjoy the show. You will find when you exit the theater there will be no popcorn crumbs all over the front of you, nor empty candy boxes and soda cups surrounding where you sat.

Bad Doggie Breath? Chew on This

Dr. Tiffany Bierer | Posted 05.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Tiffany Bierer

Just like humans, bad doggie breath can be the sign of something more serious.