The incredible health benefits of coffee

The incredible health benefits of coffee

When most people think of healthy drinks, they probably think of cold-pressed spinach and ginger juices — not coffee. While the aforementioned elixirs contain health benefits, coffee has been linked to some surprising benefits beyond just giving you energy, including protection against heart disease and reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes. “Although the better-studied … Read more

Fanatics’ Upstart Sports-Hambling Division Hiring Director of Marketing

Fanatics’ Upstart Sports-Hambling Division Hiring Director of Marketing

Sporting goods retailer Fanatics Inc. hired Jason White as chief marketing officer of Fanatics Betting and Gaming, its nascent online sports gambling division. Fanatics, which is controlled by e-commerce entrepreneur Michael Rubin, has established itself as a seller of sports memorabilia, digital collectibles and trading cards in recent years. The company, which has agreements with … Read more

Talladega: The Biggest, Fastest, Wildest – NASCAR Talk

Talladega: The Biggest, Fastest, Wildest – NASCAR Talk

TALLADEGA, Ala. — Cup drivers met Friday with Jeff Burton, director of the Drivers’ Advisory Council, to discuss safety issues ahead of this weekend’s playoff race, which will be without two drivers due to concussion-like symptoms from crashes. Alex Baumann and Kurt Busch will not race Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. Bush suffered a head injury … Read more

Is it possible to avoid unwanted thoughts?

Is it possible to avoid unwanted thoughts?

After a breakup, you might think you’re doing just fine until you pass that street corner, bump into a mutual friend, or hear a particular love song on the radio. As much as you want to stop thinking about this person, everything is a reminder of the relationship. Besides erasing entire chunks of your memory, … Read more

Ochsner to build neuroscience center, including early dementia clinic | Healthcare/Hospitals

Ochsner to build neuroscience center, including early dementia clinic |  Healthcare/Hospitals

Ochsner Health will break ground early next year on a new, stand-alone neuroscience center that will house an early dementia clinic, rehabilitation services and integrative services such as music and aquatic therapy, in what the system hopes will make New Orleans a “true destination for neurological diseases,” said Dr. CJ Bui, co-director of the Ochsner … Read more