Scientists use patients’ brainpower to help them heal.
Friends think I’ve turned geek when I insist Dr. Norman Doidge’s new book, The Brain’s Way of Healing, is one of the most exciting I’ve read.
But when he describes innovative treatments...Read More»
Menopausal hot flashes make a woman feel like she has a personal furnace with a wonky on-off switch.
When it flips to on, heat creeps over her, leaving her face red and her body soaked with sweat. If she’s sleeping, she’ll wake and kick the covers...Read More»
Many age-related medications, radiation therapy to the head or neck and some systemic diseases such as diabetes can cut output of saliva and create dry...Read More»
At some point your home may not be as welcoming. Here, Jayne MacAulay makes plans to turn her home into a one-level, easy-to-live-in-forever...Read More»
There’s magic under the big white tent.
Ten white Arabian horses dash around a sand-filled stage, saucily shaking heads at one another, occasionally...Read More»
A string of tiny Floridian islands draws dreamers and doers. Jayne MacAulay can’t resist its pull
The sign over the small airport terminal at...Read More»
English country estates like the fictional Downton Abbey provided weekend guests with shooting sticks to lean on while they took potshots at pheasants. To...Read More»
Stop playing influenza...Read More»
International violin star Anne-Sophie Mutter pays it forward for brilliant young string players of the Mutter Virtuosi
Winter came early this...Read More»
The fatal shooting of a ceremonial guard at Canada’s National War Memorial in Ottawa on Oct. 22, 2014, has stunned Canadians.
Built initially to...Read More»
French epicure Anthelme Brillat-Savarin famously declared, “Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you are.” Et mon Dieu, a diet heavy on tea...Read More»