Here are some of our favorite news articles from the past week…in case you missed them.
Repeat After Me: Cold Does Not Increase Odds of Catching Cold
Was Mom’s admonition, “Don’t go out without a sweater!” pointless?
Healthy Fats and Brisk Walking Can Slash Diabetes Risk, Research Says
“According to the results of a large study, published recently inPLOS Medicine, healthy fats may be the key to lowered blood sugar levels and increased insulin resistance.”
Why Have Upscale Retailer Nordstrom and Other Apparel Giants Lost Their Luster?
“Overall spending on apparel is not growing,”
Menopause: Not All Hot Flashes Are Created Equal
“Almost 80 percent of women do get hot flashes, night sweats or both during menopause, the researchers found. But the timing of these symptoms and how long they last seem to vary a great deal, with factors such as body weight, race, education and dietary habits tending to predict the patterns.”