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Irene Michaels | Posted 08.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Irene Michaels

PHOTO COURTESY OF IRENE MICHAELS Diet is a necessary component in both physical and mental health. It is what determines how physically and mentally...

Looking For Consensus On 'Healthy' Foods

Albert Einstein College of Medicine | Posted 08.17.2016 | Healthy Living
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

As a clinician, I'm most interested in positively influencing the health of my patients, both adults and children. To that end, I'm less interested in whether an individual food is "healthy" and much more concerned with promoting a healthy eating style.

"Duke of Oil"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 08.04.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima It's not every day that you get the oil changed in your car (in fact, it's every 3,000 miles) and drive away feeling like you've just...

Olive Oil And Hair Care

Thrive Market | Posted 07.29.2016 | Style
Thrive Market

Whether you have split ends, dry and weak strands, dandruff, or just a tangled mess, the likely culprit for almost all follicular problems is a lack of moisture.

Healthy Obsession: 6 Surprising Beauty Uses For Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Thrive Market | Posted 09.01.2016 | Style
Thrive Market

Here are six creative ways to use extra virgin olive oil to improve your skin, hair, and nails.

Mountains, Prairies, Oceans, and Diets

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.07.2016 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

The United States is beautiful, from its mountains, to its prairies, to its oceans, whether placid on a given day, or white with foam. It’s timely t...

If You're Throwing Away Your Olive Pits, You're Making A Mistake

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 07.06.2016 | Taste

As part of HuffPost's “Reclaim” project, HuffPost Taste will focus the entire month of July on simple ways you can reduce food waste in your own h...

Grabbing Puglia by the Handlebars

Gay Browne | Posted 06.03.2016 | Green
Gay Browne

Last winter friends invited me to go on a bike trip in Puglia. I admit that until the moment I sent in my deposit, I had never even heard of Puglia. B...

Why Extra Virgin Olive Oil Is The King Of The Mediterranean Diet

The Huffington Post | Jessica Kane | Posted 05.05.2016 | Travel

In the Mediterranean diet, everything revolves around this essential ingredient because of its taste and nutritional aspects, but it is also a cultura...

An Olive a Day? The Preventive Power of the Mediterranean Diet

Richard W. Besdine, M.D. | Posted 03.23.2016 | Fifty
Richard W. Besdine, M.D.

You've probably never left a doctor's appointment with a prescription for extra virgin olive oil, almonds, pasta, or a glass of red wine, but one day you might. In fact, I hope that day will come very soon.

7 Things To Know About Buying The Right Olive Oil

SELF | Posted 03.21.2016 | Taste

Get to know this healthy oil. By Hannah Howard, SELF Photo: Romulo A Yanes Olive oil is one of the world's most ancient foods and it's one of...

What's The Healthiest Oil To Cook With? Here's Your Answer

Thrillist | Posted 03.11.2016 | Taste

By: Joni Sweet Credit: Ben Bryant/Shutterstock Wander down the oil aisle of the supermarket and you'll be swimming in lipid-based lingo, with ...

5 Food Switches That Can Make You Look Years Younger

Anthony Youn, M.D., FACS | Posted 03.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Anthony Youn, M.D., FACS

Here are five simple food switches that can take years off your appearance. Hopefully you'll find these new foods taste just as good (or even better!) than the foods they replace.

5 Things You Need To Know When Buying Olive Oil

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 02.16.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Not all olive oils are created equal. In fact, studies have found that fraudulent olive oil is a problem in the U.S. In the video above, watch Vicky V...

It's Time To Start Deep Frying Your Veggies

PureWow | Posted 02.08.2016 | Taste

The next time you decide to serve a side of Brussels sprouts for dinner, it's A-OK to drown 'em and deep-fry 'em first, according to science. Relat...

Get the F*ck Out of Town: A Story for Tired Entrepreneurs.

Alona Elkayam | Posted 01.21.2016 | Business
Alona Elkayam

To my fellow entrepreneurs for your strong conviction into the unknown, I honor you.

Eating 'Healthy Fats' Could Prevent More Than One Million Deaths | Anna Almendrala | Posted 01.21.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Agata Blaszczak Boxe Published: 01/21/2016 10:16 AM EST on LiveScience Encouraging people to eat healthy fats such as those found in olive oil or ...

Rebuilding Peace on a Farm in Italy

Christina Pacella | Posted 12.05.2016 | Women
Christina Pacella

Heartwarming smiles and the laughter of children as they glimpse nature and discover a friend -- as they regain consciousness of feelings and emotions lost to hours spent in front of computers and cell phones -- spark a light of hope for humanity.

Healthy Olive Oil? Bitter is Better!

Marilyn Harding | Posted 11.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Harding

These high phenolic olive oils -- or HPOOs as they are now being called -- are being discovered as more and more olive growers learn of these studies and the potential to measure and sort their oils and supply them to a growing health conscious market.

Eataly: Italian Food the Italian Way

Renee Lo Iacono | Posted 11.15.2016 | Travel
Renee Lo Iacono

When my friend in Milan took me to Eataly I was initially surprised to discover that he wanted to show me a grocery store, however, after a walk throu...

In Greece, a Little Goes a Long Way

Marilyn Harding | Posted 09.28.2016 | Small Business
Marilyn Harding

"A little goes a long way" is usually the mantra of the travel companies encouraging clients to take advantage of Greece, this economically-beleaguere...

The 7 Keys To A Happy, Healthy Brain

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 09.26.2015 | Science

Why are some people sharp as a tack at 95 years old, while others begin struggling with mental clarity in their 50s? A lot of it has to do with geneti...

5 Things to Know About Italian Olive Oil

Eleanor Shannon | Posted 09.21.2016 | Taste
Eleanor Shannon

Buying "real" oil is a way of supporting and protecting the culture of high quality, family olive growing in Italy. Industrial production, mislabeling of low quality oil and ferocious price competition is putting many small, artisan producers out of business.

Mediterranean Diet May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

Live Science | Erin Schumaker | Posted 09.14.2015 | Healthy Living

The Mediterranean diet may be able to add "reduces risk of breast cancer" to its long list of health benefits, according to a new study from Spain. In...

Besides Weaving Lavender, Sipping Olive Oil and Roaming Roman Ruins - What is There to Do and See in Saint-Rémy de Provence?

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 08.23.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Outside of the central market plaza, on the stairs of the church, yes the church, weavers display hundreds of colorful wicker baskets, from the traditional Provençal natural straw ones to some more elaborate versions in pinks and purples, blues and oranges.