Category: Lifestyle

Chile’s Traditional Food

Pablo Neruda’s Oda al Caldillo de Congrio (Ode to Conger Eel Soup) is a recipe in verse that lingeringly savours each step in making this rich and fragrant soup from the “giant eel with snow-white flesh.” Flavoured with potatoes, onion, and garlic, this is one of Chile’s most traditional and best-loved dishes. The poet was mistaken on […]

AstraZeneca respiratory business gets boost from 3-drug inhaler results

Prospects for AstraZeneca’s respiratory treatments business improved on Wednesday as a three-drug inhaler was shown to ease smoker’s lung and U.S. regulators granted its injectable asthma drug Fasenra special status for a rare lung condition. AstraZeneca said the late-stage ETHOS trial of triple-drug therapy Breztri Aerosphere, formerly known as PT010, helped patients suffering from chronic […]

Siblings save money by having weddings on same day, splitting the cost

A thrifty brother and sister saved a bundle on their weddings – by getting hitched to their partners on the same day and sharing the cost. Andrea Walker, 31, and younger brother Christopher Brennan, 28, had back-to-back ceremonies over the weekend. The inseparable siblings even shared the costs of staging a joint wedding reception for […]

First day of school photo showing 8-year-old comfort classmate with autism goes viral: ‘He helped me and I was happy’

A heartwarming moment went viral after an 8-year-old boy lent a helping hand to a peer in distress. On the first day of school in Wichita, Kan., Christian Moore reportedly saw another student crying, so he walked over, took his hand and helped walk the upset schoolmate into the building. What Moore didn’t know at […]

Popeyes announces chicken sandwich has sold out month early, expected to be gone by end of week

What’s deep-fried and unavailable at the end of this week? That’s right – Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich has sold out across the country in less than a month because apparently, it’s just that good. POPEYES ‘CHICKEN WAR’ SPARKS CHAOS, EMPLOYEE FRUSTRATION: ‘SOMEBODY CALLED ME MR. SLOW A–‘ Popeyes said Tuesday that the demand for their […]

Cuddle therapy latest in self-care, but does it work?

What happens when you cuddle with a stranger? Nordic Cuddle, a cuddle therapy clinic in London, claims these sessions filled with soothing touches and hugs have many health benefits. Those benefits could mean a boost of confidence, lessened stress and a deeper feeling of connection to the world. Rebekka Mikkola is the lead practitioner and […]

Signs you may be infertile, and what you can do about it

Infertility is defined as a failure to conceive after 12 months of unprotected sexual intercourse. However, there are many factors that can cause infertility, some of which should be evaluated and treated earlier than that. If you think you might be infertile, it is important to seek help from a health care professional. Here are […]

THE best exercise? You can get a full body workout with this, the BOSS of all moves

There can loads of reasons why one wants to go to the gym. You might want to lose weight fast or maybe you just want to feel more confident in your body. You can also aim to look more buff and to built overall strength. If it is the latter (oh well, both, really), then […]