Duncan Selbie’s Friday message – 2 November 2018

Dear everyone In 2017, there were around 420,000 diagnoses of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) made in England, broadly the same number as in the previous year, and one half was diagnosed in young people aged 15 to 24. Last week, PHE launched the third phase of our Protect Against STIs campaign aimed at this age […]

A new study found that migration from a non-Western country to the US is associated with immediate loss of gut microbiome diversity and function. These effects increase with duration of US residence. Loss of diversity increases with obesity and is compounded across generations. : Health

The strains that keep up healthier prefer plants to animal products. All animals and plants appear to establish symbiotic relationships with microorganisms, and, within us, the trillions of good bacteria in our gut can be thought of as a forgotten, additional organ—metabolizing, detoxifying, and activating many crucial components of our diet. Health-promoting effects of our […]

Jimmy Kimmel Gets Parents To Pull Halloween Candy Prank Again

Trick-or-treat! These kids didn’t get something good to eat! For the eighth year in a row, Jimmy Kimmel has convinced parents to trick their children into thinking they ate all of their Halloween candy. Get push notifications with news, articles, and more! + Follow Following Hooray! You’ll get the latest updates on this topic in […]

Cranberry Pear Crumble Pie | Sally’s Baking Addiction

Juicy pears, tart ruby red cranberries, and a buttery brown sugar topping come together in this downright addicting cranberry pear crumble pie. You won’t be able to stop stealing tastes of this pear pie filling– it’s SO GOOD. Welcome to day 5 in my annual Pie Week! Let’s review: And to close out the week, […]

It looks like Insomniac’s Sunset Overdrive is heading to PC • Eurogamer.net

Spider-Man developer Insomniac Games’ eye-searing (and extremely daft) open-world adventure Sunset Overdrive is almost certainly heading to PC, going by a new listing that’s appeared on the ESRB ratings board website in the US. Sunset Overdrive originally launched in 2014 as an Xbox One exclusive, and saw Insomniac trying its hand at creating an open-world […]

Sourdough Baking Supply List – Nourished Kitchen

One of the best things about baking sourdough bread is that its ingredients are fairly simple: flour, salt, water and starter culture.  Later, when you’ve become more comfortable with baking sourdough, you’ll be able to intuitively flavor your breads, adding ingredients like spices, dried fruit, nuts, cheeses, herbs and vegetables to create something that’s uniquely […]

Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero

Based on the real-life story of the first and most-decorated war dog in American history, Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero will be available on DVD on Nov. 6. The movie focuses on the unbreakable bond between a young soldier on the brink of World War I and a little stray dog — who is still […]