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Meet the New Snake Oil, Same as the Old Snake Oil

Michael F. Jacobson | Posted 04.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Michael F. Jacobson

Like Mr. Stanley's miracle cure, most herbal supplements don't deliver the advertised miracles even if the industry is able to prove that the herb is actually in the pills. Americans would be better off spending their billions somewhere else -- like in the fruit and vegetable aisle.

Mighty Spice vs. BarChick -- Round 2

John Gregory-Smith | Posted 01.19.2013 | Taste
John Gregory-Smith

I have teamed up with the awesome BarChick ladies to bring you a definitive A-Z guide of eating and drinking in the capital - Mighty Spice vs. BarChick. I do the food, and they do the booze. Enjoy.

Dollars and Sense, Baby and Bathwater: The Case for CAM Research

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.07.2012 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

If we are prepared to acknowledge the widespread bullying to which both science and sense are subject at the hands of the almighty dollar, we might commit ourselves to the systematic effort of distinguishing the two.

Campari Aperitif Cocktail Recipe: Roasted Orange Negroni

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Find. Eat. Drink.

Joe Campanale, sommelier/owner of dell'anima, L'Artusi, and Anfora in New York's West Village, softens the flavor of Campari with his recipe for Roasted Orange Negroni Sbagliato.

Almost All Herbal Supplements Found To Have Contaminants: Lead, Mercury, Arsenic Found

New York Times | GARDINER HARRIS | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Nearly all of the herbal dietary supplements tested in a Congressional investigation contained trace amounts of lead and other contaminants, and some ...