06/10/15 8:00am
KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO Aside from being delicious, strawberries are packed with antioxidants and vitamin C. What’s not to love?

KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO Aside from being delicious, strawberries are packed with antioxidants and vitamin C. What’s not to love?

“Popeye” character J. Wellington Wimpy famously promised that he’d “gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today,” but I’d rather have a cup of fresh strawberries. And, like Wimpy, I want them right now. (more…)

05/20/15 10:56am
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

Drink at least eight glasses of water a day. Don’t sit too close to the TV or you’ll need glasses. Put down that spicy chili dog or you’ll give yourself an ulcer. These are health claims so pervasive that it can be difficult to distinguish fact from fiction. What should you believe? We asked local medical professionals to weigh in on some of the most popular myths. (more…)