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Enough to Make your Head Hurt: Understanding Migraines

By Danielle Spano There are hundreds of types of headaches, with causes ranging from hunger to eye strain, hormones to hangovers, tension to illness and more. Distinguishing between types is difficult, especially while experiencing one. Migraines, on the other hand, are a neurological disease classified as a primary headache disorder, affecting over 36 million people [...]

The Burning Question: Does Overcooking Starchy Food Cause Cancer?

By Danielle Spano What do burnt starchy foods and cancer have in common? That is the million-dollar question. There have been numerous debates and studies on whether eating burnt toast, potatoes and other starchy food can cause cancer. The United Kingdom Food Standards Agency recently launched a “Go for Gold” campaign outlining storage and preparation [...]