Nonfiction: The Man Who Pioneered Food Safety

Harvey Washington Wiley was born in a log cabin on April 16, 1844, a fitting entrance for an American hero. His father was a farmer and a lay preacher in southern Indiana who sheltered escaped slaves as part of the Underground Railroad. Wiley served briefly in the Civil War, studied medicine in Indiana and chemistry…

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April Bloomfield Breaks Her Silence About Harassment at Her Restaurants

The chef Traci Des Jardins, a friend of Ms. Bloomfield, said that early in her own career, she had partnered with a powerful man to create an acclaimed restaurant. “Imagine how difficult it would be to be in partnership in your late 20s when you are so naïve and really don’t know anything about business…

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The Sweet Spot: My Kids Say I Drink Too Much. Do I?

Dear Sugars, I’m a 43-year-old man happily married to a wonderful woman of the same age. We and our two sons, ages 7 and 9, have a great life together. Several months ago, our younger son said, “Daddy, you drink too much beer.” He’s mentioned it a couple of times since then and added my…

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Medical News Today: Can ulcerative colitis be fatal?

Ulcerative colitis is a long-term disease of the large intestine or colon. While the condition itself is not fatal, it can cause life-threatening complications in rare instances. Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). According to estimates, it may affect as many as 907,000 people in the United States. In this…

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Medical News Today: Surgery for ulcerative colitis: What to know

Ulcerative colitis is a condition that causes inflammation, irritation, and sores in the colon and rectum. While medication can control symptoms for some people, others may need surgery. The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation say 25 to 40 percent of people with ulcerative colitis eventually require surgery. Today, there are two different surgical techniques for ulcerative…

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Off the Menu: ‘Traditional Greek Home Cooking’ at Elea on the Upper West Side

Headliner Elea Kyma, an established Greek restaurant in Roslyn, N.Y., planted its flag in the Flatiron district this year, serving mostly Greek-style seafood in a bright, bustling setting. Now, Reno Christou, who heads the group behind these establishments, has opened another taste of Greece, this time on the Upper West Side. The ground floor has…

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Restaurant Review: At Atomix, a Korean Restaurant Overflowing With Ideas

A card is set down in front of you before each new course arrives at Atomix, the tasting-menu restaurant in Murray Hill run by Junghyun Park and his wife, Jeungeun. Each is printed with a boldface transliteration of a Korean word under an abstract design of geometric shapes and lines. They look like flashcards from…

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Best Looks: Pippa Middleton

1 of 85 October 12, 2018 In an Emilia Wickstead dress at Princess Eugenie’s wedding. Advertisement — Continue Reading Below 2 of 85 July 13, 2018 Arriving at Wimbledon for Men’s Semi Final Day alongside husband James Matthews. Advertisement — Continue Reading Below 3 of 85 July 5, 2018​​ Arriving at Wimbledon Day 4 in…

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Zendaya Is the New Face of Tommy Hilfiger

Earlier this year, Tommy Hilfiger and Gigi Hadid took their final bow, as they unveiled the fourth and final capsule collection of their Tommy x Gigi partnership. Now, Hilfiger is revving up for a new season and has his sights set on a new fashion darling to help boost his appeal among millennials: Zendaya, who…

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