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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Rites of Passage: The Abortion I Almost Forgot

I didn’t notice my skipped period. I had switched birth control pills, and my menstrual cycle had always been a little irregular. It wasn’t like a movie, either. When I started vomiting, it didn’t even dawn on me that I was pregnant. I thought it was some symptom of cancer. Nor can I remember where…

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Talking About New York Fashion Week

Advertisement STREET VIEW We caught up with the crowds between the shows to talk about style and the state of fashion. Photographs by Marcy Swingle Interviews by Gabriela Ulloa and Tariro Mzezewa Sept. 13, 2018 Image Christine Nicholson and Douglas Wright at the Noon by Noor spring Nee York Fashion Week show. «We work together…

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Rihanna Talks Lingerie, Body Positivity and Her ‘Battle’ With Social Media

Advertisement The singer and designer wants to broaden the fashion community while also disorienting it. Image Rihanna, at her Savage x Fenty lingerie show, aims to broaden the fashion community.CreditCreditNina Westervelt for The New York Times Sept. 13, 2018 Last year Hamish Bowles, a writer for Vogue, asked Rihanna in an interview about her big-picture…

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