Alzheimer’s deaths are exploding

Alzheimer’s deaths are exploding. The number of people dying from Alzheimer’s disease in the U.S. has soared 55 percent over the last 15 years, according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The incurable neurodegenerative condition which ultimately results in the loss of critical brain function, claimed the lives […]

Fun Food Facts, Part 1: Surprising origins of popular modern foods and snacks

There are many fun food facts: surprising origins of popular foods and snacks we enjoy today. These fun food facts are surprising because their origins are not at all what we moderns might have thought. Take PASTA, for example. We usually relate pasta’s origin to Italy. But the regions which today we know of as […]