Problematic Food and Drug Pairings

by Courney Moskal Some foods just make a delicious combination – milk and cookies, chocolate and peanut butter, macaroni and cheese! But when it comes to combining foods with medication, your physician (not your taste buds) should be consulted. Milk products can block the absorption of certain

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Healthier Hanukah Rugelach

Pastry: 8 oz 1/3 less fat cream cheese, at room temperature 1 1/2 sticks butter, at room temperature 1/4 cup olive oil 1/4 cup granulated sugar, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 cups whole-wheat pastry flour Filling: 1/4 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 teaspoons ground cinnamon 3/4

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Some Electronic Cigarettes May Increase Health Risks

At highest voltage settings, levels of carcinogenic formaldehyde could exceed those in tobacco smoke BUFFALO, N.Y. — High-voltage electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) may expose users to increased levels of toxic chemicals, including formaldehyde and acetaldehyde, according to research led by Maciej Goniewicz, PhD, PharmD, a researcher in the

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