Recent Articles by Lois M. Collins
Published: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 4:36 pm MDT
Folks who think salads are a colorful, tasty side dish are in for a surprise with this cookbook, which offers gorgeous, delicious and truly hearty vegan salads that are full and satisfying meals.
Published: Sunday, August 31, 2014 2:19 pm MDT
Research on rats says junk food's not only unhealthy and addictive, but it appears to stifle any willingness to try new foods.
Published: Friday, August 29, 2014 2:55 pm MDT
A study of car crashes by young drivers indicates gender is a significant variable that impacts the type, severity and timing of crashes. Boys crash on weekends and after dark; girls are more apt to hit pedestr...
Published: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 10:57 am MDT
Preteens who turned off the TV and stepped away from other screens for a few days were much better at reading other people's emotions, according to a new study. They also managed to have fun, the study noted.
Published: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 9:57 am MDT
Tall men marry earlier but are more likely to cheat and divorce. Short men are more likely to stay married, according to new research that indicates it's the height of ignorance to discount personal stature as ...
Published: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 9:33 am MDT
The American Academy of Pediatrics says we're starting school too early for teenagers to thrive. It's a simple fix, it says, but one that policymakers seem reluctant to take for a lot of reasons, although early...
Published: Monday, August 25, 2014 11:29 am MDT
Seeing well is linked to independence and self-care, both important for a long life, according to research that says not seeing well can lead to earlier death in older people.
Published: Friday, August 22, 2014 9:21 am MDT
Bridezilla and Bridechilla have a lot in common: They both want their wedding day to be filled with joy. And they both appear to provide a fair amount of pain and stress to the members of their wedding parties....
Published: Friday, August 22, 2014 8:55 am MDT
Many Americans believe kids as young as 12 need adult supervision if they're going to play in public places, inside or outside, poll says. And a high number would criminalize allowing a 9-year-old to play unsup...
Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 11:56 am MDT
Ron Williams grew up without a family, bounced around and battered. He found God at a point of crisis and never looked back. Now the nondenominational Christian minister and coach shares what he's learned about...