Health

Doctor Says She Was Racially Profiled By Flight Staff Who Doubted Her Credentials

A black Harvard-educated doctor says she was racially profiled by employees on a Delta connection flight who questioned her medical credentials as she tried to help a fellow passenger in distress. Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford, who serves as an obesity medicine physician-scientist, educator and policymaker at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, told Boston […]

Food & Nutrition

You'd Never Guess This Hot Pink Latte Is Actually Made From Something Healthy

Beets are just about the trendiest vegetable around. There aren’t many other natural ingredients that can turn your recipes bright pink. And it doesn’t hurt that beets are chock-full of essential nutrients, and also seriously delicious. The root veggie’s latest starring role is in a gorgeous dairy-free beet latte at The Butcher’s Daughter. The creamy, Insta-worthy beverage is part of a #BeetBreastCancer initiative […]

Health

Updated: What You Need to Know About Epidiolex, the First FDA-Approved Drug Made From Cannabis

Update: Back in June, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a drug made from cannabis (marijuana) for the first time. Now it's officially available in the U.S. via prescription, GW Pharmaceuticals announced in a statement today. The drug, Epidiolex, is approved to treat two rare forms of epilepsy, Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gestaut syndrome. It's […]

Beauty

Celebrity Fitness Trainer Amanda 'Mandy' Blank Suddenly Dies at 42

Celebrity fitness trainer and bodybuilder, Amanda “Mandy” Blank was found dead in her Los Angeles home. The trainer was 42. Throughout her life, the coach and bodybuilding icon worked with many stars including Alex Rodriguez, Mickey Rourke, Marcus Allen, Michelle Monaghan, and Jordana Brewster, according to her website. RELATED: 5 Celebrity Trainers on the Healthy Habit They Do Every […]