Heatwave causes spike in insect bite calls to NHS

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Egg Tacos With Avocado and Lime

These aren’t fried eggs, nor are they scrambled. The eggs in these tacos are just slightly set, with a warm, runny yolk that is barely scrambled into the whites. Slide one of these gently cooked eggs into a warm tortilla, top with cool avocado and lime...

Seven-year-old granted cannabis licence

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Once You Learn This You’ll Never Throw Out the Avocado Pit Again

By Dr. Mercola Avocados (Persea americana) are one of the most popular fruits in the U.S., and two-thirds of consumers have purchased them in the past year. According to Hass Avocado Board 2014 tracking,1 60 percent of those purchasing avocados fall into the “lovers/enthusiasts” category, meaning they purchase at least...

FOR THE LOVE OF FOOD: The health value of friendship, the trouble with the carbohydrate-insulin model, and the sad state of the EPA

Welcome to Friday’s For The Love of Food, Summer Tomato’s weekly link roundup. This week the health value of friendship, the trouble with the carbohydrate-insulin model, and the sad state of the EPA. Next week’s Mindful Meal Challenge will...