Writing About Fried Fish, With a Side of History

Times Insider delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how news, features and opinion come together at The New York Times. When I read “Soul,” a cookbook by the chef Todd Richards released earlier this year, I saw many similarities between the meals Mr. Richards enjoyed with his family and some of my favorite meals from my own…

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Is Whole-Fat Dairy Good for the Heart?

Advertisement Dietary guidelines suggest substituting fat-free or low-fat dairy for full-fat products, but a new study questions those recommendations. Sept. 11, 2018 Image A large new study links whole-fat dairy food consumption to a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease. The findings raise questions about current dietary guidelines, which suggest substituting fat-free or low-fat dairy for…

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Skin Deep: Beauty Is More Diverse Than Ever. But Is It Just a Trend?

In an era of makeup collections with 40 foundation colors and more spokesmodels of color than ever before, diversity at the beauty counter would seem to be accepted, even celebrated. Yet if you ask influential makeup artists, hairstylists and photographers about it, the answer is more likely: It’s a start. Compared with fashion, beauty has…

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48 Hours: The Rodarte Sisters’ Dramatic Return to New York

It was an oppressively sultry Wednesday afternoon, and New York City felt like a sauna. “We’ve had extremely hot days on the West Coast this summer, too, but I forgot how different it is here with the humidity,” said Laura Mulleavy, one half of the fashion label Rodarte. Earlier that week, she and her business…

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’90s and ’00s Supermodels Return to the Runway at New York Fashion Week

Getty ImagesGraham Denholm TL;DR—Too Long, Didn’t Read—is ELLE.com’s answer to Fashion Week roundups. Scroll through for style, substance, and at least one mention of Noah Centineo, okay? Naomi Campbell at Anna Sui Getty ImagesDia Dipasupil Advertisement — Continue Reading Below It may just be Tuesday, but the New York runways are feeling like Flashback Friday…

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the edit: How to Cook in Your Dorm Room, First Apartment and Beyond

Let’s Figure It Out Laura Masgula, a recent graduate from N.Y.U., sent us a problem to figure out this week: I’d love to hear how people just out of college are balancing work, friends, family, exercise, extracurriculars, etc. while still attempting to eat well, sleep and budget. It’s been a challenge trying to manage everything…

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Sleep Apnea May Increase Risk of Gout

Advertisement Those with obstructive sleep apnea were more likely to develop gout. Sept. 11, 2018 Image New research has found that obstructive sleep apnea — a disorder in which breathing stops and starts during sleep — is associated with an increased risk for gout, a common cause of painful arthritis. Scientists studied 15,879 patients with…

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The Best Photos From New York Fashion Week, Day 5

Advertisement OFF THE RUNWAY Scenes from Proenza Schouler, Carolina Herrera, Libertine and more. Sept. 11, 2018 Image A model returned to the backstage area after a runthrough at Zimmermann.CreditKarsten Moran for The New York Times It was still dreary outside on the fifth day of New York Fashion Week, but the energy was high inside…

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Medical News Today: What are the most healthful nuts you can eat?

Nuts are a good source of healthful fats, fiber, and other beneficial nutrients. Each type of nut offers different nutritional benefits. Nuts are among the best sources of plant-based proteins. According to a 2017 review study, a diet rich in nuts may help prevent risk factors, such as inflammation, for some chronic diseases. In this…

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What to know about transvaginal ultrasounds

A transvaginal ultrasound, or endovaginal ultrasound, is a safe and straightforward procedure that doctors use to examine the internal organs in the female pelvic region. An ultrasound uses high-frequency sound waves to produce detailed images of internal organs. Unlike X-rays, ultrasound scanning techniques do not use radiation, which means that they have no harmful side…

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