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When it comes to cholesterol levels, white meat may be no better than red meat — and plant-based protein beats both

A study published recently in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition sparked interest when it reported that red and white meat have a similar effect on low-density lipoprotein (LDL, or “bad”) cholesterol, which is associated with increased heart disease risk. You may conclude, “Well, if chicken is just as bad for my cholesterol as red… Read More »

Want Better Sleep?

— There’s a biological reason why a warm bath before bedtime can improve sleep quality.iordani/Shutterstock.com Shahab Haghayegh, University of Texas at Austin Do you struggle trying to fall asleep? Do you feel you don’t get enough sleep and you feel sleepy during the day? You are not alone. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine has… Read More »

Heeding The Call For Better Technology, Dollars Flow Into 911 Communications

By Marlene Givant Star and Joshua Armstrong, with analytics by Lana Vilner Once a very sleepy business, 911 centers are seeing a surge of investment lately. “A lot of VC money is coming into the market,” says Robert Chefitz, managing partner of security-focused private equity firm Egis Capital. According to Mergermarket data, the subsector saw… Read More »