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September 19, 2017
Eight- and nine-year-old football players practice. Youths who began playing tackle football before the age of 12 had more behavioral and cognitive problems later in life than those who started playing after they turned 12, according to a study released by Boston University researchers on Sept. 19, 2017. (Tamir Kalifa/The New York Times)
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
September 19, 2017 - 11:07am
September 14, 2017
Heads up: The hottest way to treat lice catches on in Minneapolis
September 14, 2017 - 10:07pm
 Arnette Espiritu of MetroNaps helps Stuart Sangster-Williams, 10, left, into a napping pod at the airport in Vancouver, British Columbia in March 2005. Many airlines have introduced sleeping accommodations for first-class and business customers, with chairs that recline almost flat or convert into beds. At the same time, however, some businesses are cutting costs by having their employees fly in economy class, even on long flights. (Bayne Stanley/The New York Times)
Several sleep pod companies compete for airport space
September 14, 2017 - 2:20pm
This time of year, you can eat pumpkin-spice foods all day long. Photo by Goran Kosanovic for The Washington Post
I used every pumpkin spice product I could find for a week. Now my armpits smell like nutmeg.
September 14, 2017 - 12:22pm
August 30, 2017
An age-old quandary: How to talk about sex with your kids
August 30, 2017 - 4:14pm
August 27, 2017
Jessica Metcalfe started the blog "Beyond Buckskin" not knowing it would become a force for Native American fashion. She poses for a photo in Belcourt, N.D. (Renee Jones Schneider/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Top American Indian stylemaker's home base: a tiny N.D. town, population 29
August 27, 2017 - 11:03am
August 22, 2017
A finished cup of coffee at the Cup & Saucer diner in New York. (An Rong Xu/The New York Times)
Mindful coffee consumption may help reduce sugar intake
August 22, 2017 - 4:04pm
August 12, 2017
North Dakota beer: A heady history
August 12, 2017 - 12:23am
July 22, 2017
Jon Walters enjoys a clear afternoon while kayaking. Photo courtesy of Dan Francis Photography/ Special to Forum News Service
Water sports 101: How to choose the best lake day activity
July 22, 2017 - 8:33am
July 20, 2017
Jane Auchter, 85, a resident at Encore at Avalon Park assisted living facility, gets some help from Encore activities director Shannon Manning to view a Mynd Virtual Reality video on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
July 20, 2017 - 7:22pm
July 15, 2017
Andrew Zimmern, when he was the Bravo executive chef in downtown Minneapolis, Minn. (Bruce Bisping/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Coming to Minnesota saved his life ... and helped launch his food empire
July 15, 2017 - 10:30am
July 12, 2017
Basic Cold-Brew Coffee. (Roy Inman/Kansas City Star/TNS)
Cold-brew coffee is a hot hot hot trend, and you can make it yourself
July 12, 2017 - 5:30am
July 10, 2017
Warm Brown Rice and Chickpea Salad With Cherries. Photo by Goran Kosanovic for The Washington Post.
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
July 10, 2017 - 1:34pm
Jock Holmen uses a chisel to carve a Norwegian style acanthus. (Courtney Pedroza/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota's folk schools teach heritage crafts
July 10, 2017 - 11:08am
July 8, 2017
A compound found naturally in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables may reduce some of the harmful effects of Type II diabetes in overweight adults. (Dreamstime/TNS)
Like it or not, broccoli is good for you
July 8, 2017 - 11:45am
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