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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Front Burner: Your Goblins Can Make These Treats

You supply the chocolate, and the children (under adult supervision) can use the mold in this new holiday set to make edible little ghosts, bats, cats, pumpkins and so forth for Halloween. The kit, from a company that specializes in cooking gear for children, comes with recipes for different flavors of chocolate. Chocolate Making Set,…

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Harvard Calls for Retraction of Dozens of Studies by Noted Cardiologist

A prominent cardiologist formerly at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston fabricated or falsified data in 31 published studies that should be retracted, officials at the institutions have concluded. The cardiologist, Dr. Piero Anversa, produced research suggesting that damaged heart muscle could be regenerated with stem cells, a type of cell…

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Finding Lost Apples and Reviving a Beloved Cider

Advertisement George Washington was among the many fans of Newark cider, a long-missing treat now being recreated by a former ad man on a mission. Image The Harrison apple tree that Thomas Vilardi found near Newark in the fall of 2015. “I knew I had seen apples on a tree,” he said. “I wasn’t expecting…

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Front Burner: Culinary Tales From the Hudson Valley

Richard Erickson, a chef, and his wife, Mary Anne Erickson — the owners of Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go, a prepared food shop in Kingston, N.Y. — have published a cookbook. Despite the title “Feel Good Food,” the book is not plugged into the ubiquitous “wellness” trend. It’s simply a solid collection of reliable recipes closely tied…

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