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6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

Posted 05.17.2015 | Healthy Living

By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD I’m a happiness research junkie. I love reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment....

7 Things You Should Know About Matcha

Posted 04.16.2015 | Healthy Living

By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD I’ve been getting asked about matcha a whole lot lately. I heard that matcha shots were the “it beverage” at New...

The Faithful Shopper: Don't PassOver the Easter Treats

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 03.30.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Happy Passover - Happy Easter! As always, I focus on the sugary for these joyous holidays - chocolate treats that promise even sweeter days in the spring and summer to come.

High Tea in Hangzhou: China's Prettiest City

Peter Mandel | Posted 05.16.2015 | Travel
Peter Mandel

It is time for an excursion to the country. On the main street of a tea village called Meijiawu, there are no English words on the signs. I am beginning to breathe. The air smells cleaner. Maybe it is all the Longjing tea leaves.

Leigh Weingus

What's The Deal With Matcha, Anyway?

HuffingtonPost.com | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.06.2015 | Healthy Living

If you're all about your local coffee shop, you've probably noticed a new menu item in recent months. It seems like matcha lattes, matcha desserts and...

Green Tea: Good for Your Heart and Brain

Ornish Living | Posted 04.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Ornish Living

Tea has been cultivated for centuries and remains one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world. Sipping a cup of green tea can offer much more than refreshment: the positive health benefits are impressive and well-documented.

15 Matcha Recipes That'll Help You Get In On This Trend

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 01.16.2015 | Taste

You'll forget regular green tea ever existed.

Leigh Weingus

This Couple's Biggest Adventure Began When They Switched From Coffee To Green Tea

HuffingtonPost.com | Leigh Weingus | Posted 10.24.2014 | Healthy Living

David Mandelbaum and Jessica Lloyd were completely exhausted. They had a happy marriage and successful careers in New York City, but the long hours th...

Super Hacks: How to Make Healthy Food Even Healthier

Willow Jarosh, MS, RD | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Willow Jarosh, MS, RD

Not that healthy foods need to be any better, but we couldn't resist sharing these hacks that increase their nutritional value. Hey, go big or go home, right? Actually, whether you use these nutrition-boosting hacks or not, these foods are all super nutritious, tasty choices.

Tea Lovers, You're Drinking Tea All Wrong

Liza de Guia | Posted 08.13.2014 | Taste
Liza de Guia

I never heard of being "tea drunk" before. Never knew it was even a possibility for tea to have that effect on you.

5 Daily Habits to Help Blast Belly Fat Right Now

David Zinczenko | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
David Zinczenko

America still has a major weight problem, and now, it turns out, there are different types of belly fat to worry about -- one of which you can't even see. The distinction is important.

Are Diet Pills an Aggressively Marketed Scam?

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 08.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

Silly and optimistic as I am, I'm hoping for an end to health claims on foods and supplements. Health claims were introduced in 1994, have been so miserably abused and have become so utterly misleading that it's just time to say goodbye. The other more realistic scenario is that consumers will start rejecting the hype and express their skepticism with their wallets.

6 Great Tips to Better Skin

Caroline J. Cederquist, M.D. | Posted 05.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Caroline J. Cederquist, M.D.

Beauty is not only skin deep. Instead, true beauty and great skin come from what we eat and how we live.

You Can Now Wear Your Green Tea, We're Not Kidding

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 02.26.2014 | Style

It's time to put down that cup of tea and consider wearing it. Okay, you don't have to do that right this minute. But, Sacramento-based cheese maker a...

WATCH: Why Does This Tea Cost $1,000 Per Pound?

Posted 01.25.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Drinking a hot cup of tea comes with a host of health benefits -- it can make you look younger, see better and maintain a healthy weight. It's the per...

Feel Good Freebies: Raid Your Fridge to Create a Snow-Day Home Beauty Spa!

Andrea Pomerantz Lustig | Posted 03.05.2014 | Style
Andrea Pomerantz Lustig

Brrr it's cold outside, and with the holidays behind us, chances are you're feeling a little tired, bloated and broke. Here in New York we're going t...

5 Natural Anti-Aging Secrets From Around The World

Posted 11.09.2013 | Fifty

From brushing your hair 100 times, to drinking a gallon of water a day to plump up your skin -- we've all heard anti-aging advice from our mothers and...

10 Simple Ways To Boost Your Mood Today

Posted 10.30.2013 | Women

What's the quickest way to fix a bad mood? It may be one of the sweetest and simplest acts of all: a hug. Insurance company AXA interviewed male a...

Health Study Shows It May Not Be Possible to Know Everything

Martha Lufkin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Martha Lufkin

After I read that a new study had found health benefits from drinking coffee, I sprang from the table and brewed myself a cup of strong Yemeni espresso. I had downed almost the entire contents when the radio news came on. The broadcaster announced that a recent health study had discovered that if you drank too much coffee, it could kill you.

Great Sushi in NYC

Loren Brill | Posted 11.24.2013 | Taste
Loren Brill

Sushi Dojo is a new favorite -- unpretentious and a very enjoyable experience.

Green Tea-Black Sesame Mousse Cake

Ken Leung | Posted 10.23.2013 | Taste
Ken Leung

For a special anniversary, a Japanese inspired dessert.

5 Delicious (And Healthy!) Iced Tea Combinations

Posted 03.11.2015 | OWN

By Jessica Girdwain Tea is already one of the best things you can drink -- its antioxidant compounds have been shown to reduce the risk of ...

Try These 8 Items To Slow The Aging Process

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 06.19.2013 | Fifty

There are lots of tricks out there designed to make people look and feel younger. For example, one study showed that just the scent of grapefruit can ...

The Power of Packaging

Rozanne Gold | Posted 06.08.2013 | Taste
Rozanne Gold

Several months ago a prominent restaurant architect returned from a trip to Japan bringing us a small gift of green tea. He said, "I have no idea if this is any good, but I loved the packaging. I just had to give it to you."

The Two Beverages That Could Significantly Lower Your Risk Of Stroke

Huff/Post50 | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.15.2013 | Fifty

Your morning cups of coffee and green tea may do more than just give you an extra kick of energy -– they may also lower your risk of stroke. A r...