Health & Fitness

Eat these 6 food to add years to your life

Six foods can add years to your life. By decreasing inflammation, improving gut bacteria and altering the free-radical damage that alters cell functioning. What’s more, the right food can affect some serious conditions that often worsen with age, such as stroke, hypertension, heart disease, cognitive decline and type 2 diabetes.

Home & Garden

On Gardening: Emperor's candlestick, a nostalgic trip to the islands

I was working on a magazine piece this week on nostalgia gardening. While we tend to think of nostalgia gardening as being related to growing something that is heirloom or antique it can also be considered a plant that mentally transports you back to another time or place. One plant that instantly does that is the Emperor's candlestick, Senna alata formerly Cassia alata.

Skin Deep

Skin-cancer treatment known as PDT can treat precancerous lesions

Three PDT treatments are recommended for the treatment of precancerous lesions, and when used for these medical reasons, the treatments are usually covered by insurance. However, PDT treatment to improve sun damage, acne, pore size and brown spots is considered cosmetic, so each treatment will set you back about $600.


He loves shoes. So this 18-year-old Fla. student launched a line of men's luxury footwear.

MIAMI - As a kid in Venezuela, Miguel Lozano helped his father make promotional products for such well-known names as Mercedes-Benz and Bacardi. By the time he was 12, he had hired himself out as a graphic designer and web developer for a barbershop, and while in high school in Orlando, he and a friend had an online sneaker boutique that sold limited edition - and high-priced - sneakers to collectors.

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