Using Sports Psychology for Childbirth

Any woman who has ever carried and birthed a child, in whatever fashion, deserves her own ESPN highlight reel — blood, sweat, tears and the eventual triumph of holding her newborn baby. To be clear, childbirth isn’t a game. You can’t plead with the referee when you don’t like a call or leave the field…

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White House Welcomes College Football Champions With Fast-Food Buffet

As is tradition, President Trump hosted the champions of college football, the Clemson Tigers, for a celebration of their athletic achievement at the White House on Monday. The food he offered them was far less traditional. Piles of burgers and fish sandwiches from McDonald’s, Wendy’s and Burger King, still in their boxes and wrappers, were…

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North Korea’s Less-Known Military Threat: Biological Weapons

WASHINGTON — Pound for pound, the deadliest arms of all time are not nuclear but biological. A single gallon of anthrax, if suitably distributed, could end human life on Earth. Even so, the Trump administration has given scant attention to North Korea’s pursuit of living weapons — a threat that analysts describe as more immediate…

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F.D.A. Says It Will Resume Inspecting Some High-Risk Foods

Food safety inspectors furloughed during the federal government shutdown will be returning to work beginning Tuesday — but still without pay — so that the Food and Drug Administration can begin to resume inspections of some high-risk foods at manufacturing and other processing plants, the agency’s commissioner said on Monday. Food inspections — about 160…

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Everlane Adds a $24 No-Underwire Bralette to Their Collection

Bralettes—remember those? The happy medium between a sports bra and those painful underwire bras that rip into your rib cage. They’re also a largely overlooked piece of lingerie, often relegated to the back of your underwear drawer. But Everlane, the beloved eco-friendly fashion label, is on a mission to change that. The Bralette everlane.com $24.00…

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15 Valentine’s Day Gifts That Double as a Gift for You Too

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and if you’re like us, you’ll gift your husband (or boyfriend, or the dude of your situationship) something that will benefit both of you. For example: you both love gray gray sweatpants. And you also love love. So shop 15 ways to spoil your dude with this helpful…

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Medical News Today: How to relieve nerve pain in MS

Multiple sclerosis causes many symptoms, including loss of mobility, fatigue, and pain. There are, however, lots of prescribed and natural remedies that can help lessen the impact of the pain. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic, often disabling condition that affects the central nervous system. There, it interrupts the flow of neurological signals between the…

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Miso and Maple Make a Good Match With Salmon

This sheet-pan supper of salmon with green beans is salty, sweet and earthy. Image Maple and miso sheet-pan salmon with green beans.CreditJulia Gartland for The New York Times. Food Stylist: Ali Slagle. By Colu Henry I cook a lot of chicken, beans and fish on weeknights, for the same reasons a lot of busy people…

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