Medical News Today: Home remedies for relieving a dry nose

When the inside of the nose is dry, it can be uncomfortable and sometimes painful, but a person can usually treat it at home. Homes remedies for a dry nose include steam inhalation, using a humidifier, and using nasal sprays or rinses. The medical term for a sensation of dryness within the nasal passages is…

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Five Weeknight Dishes: Embrace These Flavors

Good morning and welcome to Five Weeknight Dishes, brilliant ideas for busy people. This week’s recipes are full of flavors to love, the kinds of ingredients that make dinner come alive. Ginger and chiles! Feta and olives! Fish sauce and lime! Even — maybe especially — the pickled red onions that top the skillet chili.…

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A Playwright and a Songwriter, Finding the Right Words

In November 2007, Emily Kaczmarek and dozens of other high-school students from throughout the country met with several Supreme Court justices in Washington. Among them was Justice Anthony Kennedy. “Why is discrimination wrong?” Justice Kennedy asked the students. The students, all seasoned overachievers, struggled to devise impressive, long-winded responses. No, no, he said. Not complicated.…

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Ask Well: What Foods Should I Avoid to Prevent Kidney Stones?

Advertisement Ask Well Drink more fluids, consume less sodium and eat a diet that includes calcium-rich foods. Image CreditCreditMarilyn K. Yee/The New York Times By Richard Klasco, M.D. Sept. 14, 2018 Q. What foods should I avoid if I’m prone to kidney stones? A. Drink more fluids, consume less sodium and eat a diet that…

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How Forlini’s Survives the Instagram Horde

As rats scampered among trash cans by moonlight in Chinatown, a procession of tall and very good looking people started entering an old Italian restaurant on Baxter Street called Forlini’s. They walked past its grand wooden doors and moved right through the stuffy chandelier-lit dining room, where middle-aged customers looked up from their veal marsala…

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Planning a Late-Summer Wedding in the Carolinas? Could Be a Wash

Hurricane season coincides with wedding season, and up and down the Carolinas, brides and grooms who had ceremonies planned this week were frantically trying to reschedule as Hurricane Florence bore down on the coast. Deborah Sawyer, a veteran wedding planner and photographer in the Outer Banks, moved a beach wedding scheduled for Friday up to…

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Australia Fare: Boon Cafe’s Thai Food Feels Vital to Sydney

Boon was spearheaded mainly by Palisa Anderson, Ms. Chanta’s daughter, who wanted to present food that spoke to her generation. On Boon’s daytime menu, the spicy Thai herbs and pork sausage come mixed into a plate of fusilli, and you can get your nahm prik makua — the spicy eggplant relish from northern Thailand —…

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T’s Best Photos From New York Fashion Week

Amid the uproar surrounding Serena Williams’s U.S. Open defeat and the clamor of the primary elections, the shows in New York this season were calibrated to cut through the city’s noise — with more noise. Prabal Gurung’s collection was heavy on suits in divergent vertical halves, wearable schisms in kaleidoscopic colors. Eckhaus Latta’s show —…

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