Food 

Can an Alkaline Diet Cure Your Acid Reflux?

Can an Alkaline Diet Cure Your Acid Reflux? While I’m a skeptic of diet fads, I take note when something works. Last year, my acid reflux flared up so badly I lost my voice and developed a nodule on my vocal chords. My doctor put me on a regimen of two different antacids twice a day, lots of rest (as if that is actually possible), and mentioned that I should avoid acid triggers and overeating. Leaving the visit, I still felt that just taking medicine couldn’t be the answer.  There…

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Food 

How to Throw an Amazing Friendsgiving

How to Throw an Amazing Friendsgiving   iStock/AleksandarNakic Wether you can’t make it home for Thanksgiving, or just want to show your friends a good time, having a Friendsgiving celebration is a fine idea. We want to help you throw the best Friendsgiving celebration possible, so we reached out to a handful of food, drink, and decorating experts to find out how to keep your party on-trend and on-budget. Think before you start The most important thing for any party is to edit and simplify your initial vision, says Laura Boyd,…

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