‘They’re just as healthy – and cheaper than fresh’

1. Berries Use it for: baked desserts, smoothies, yogurt toppings, breakfast bowls Berries, such as blueberries, raspberries, strawberries and blackberries, are one of nature’s best sources of antioxidants. Studies show that the antioxidant content in berries remains stable long after they are frozen. Some of the best stores to find frozen berries for a bargain … Read more

How a $10 million Miró auction flop turned into a dream come true for one Dutch museum

While it’s rarely the case that the failure of a multimillion-dollar trophy on the auction block has a happy ending, this one does. Almost a year ago, Joan Miró’s Poem painting (Music, Seine, Michel, Bataille and I) (1927), one of the artist’s last “dream paintings,” was up for sale at a Christie’s Evening auction worth … Read more

How to get nutritious food on a budget, from an RD nutritionist?

While gas prices are now the lowest they’ve been in months, inflation continues to send grocery prices higher than they’ve been in 43 years, making it a little harder for many Americans to afford the food they need.. According to the most recent data from the Consumer Price Index, the food-at-home index is up 13.5% … Read more

A cardiologist shares the 5 foods she eats every day to lower cholesterol and maintain a ‘healthy heart’

As a cardiologist who has treated thousands of patients, one of the most common health problems I encounter is high cholesterol. But the solution does not always have to come from a pill, that can have side effects. The foods we eat play an important role in keeping those cholesterol levels low. The best part … Read more

A cardiologist shares the 5 foods she eats every day to lower cholesterol and maintain a ‘healthy heart’

As a cardiologist who has treated thousands of patients, one of the most common health problems I encounter is high cholesterol. But the solution does not always have to come from a pill, that can have side effects. The foods we eat play an important role in keeping those cholesterol levels low. The best part … Read more

Is inflation peaking? 10 Common Consumer Items Where Prices Are Falling

A customer buys eggs at a Kroger supermarket on August 15, 2022 in Houston, Texas. Brandon Bell | Getty Images July’s consumer price index report finally showed a sign of possible relief – inflation rose less than expected from a year ago, and was level with the month, meaning a basket of items and services … Read more

Interest Rates: RBA raises spot interest rate by 50 basis points to 1.85 percent

For the fourth month in a row, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has raised interest rates as inflation is rampant. At 2:30 p.m. at the RBA’s monthly meeting, it raised Australian interest rates by 50 basis points, or 0.5 percent. The decision brought the cash rate of 1.35 percent to 1.85 percent, largely in … Read more

Stanford dropout startup worth millions could be an Indian tech unicorn

“When we started this 12 months ago, every conversation we had was, ‘You’re crazy, this is never going to work,’” said teen CEO Aadit Palicha. Still, Palicha’s company has managed to prove those doubters wrong — it’s now approaching unicorn status and is one of India’s fastest-growing fast-trading apps. A unicorn is a startup valued … Read more

50 Vancouver arts events in August

THEATER UNDER THE STARS TUTS presents performances of the musicals Something Rotten! and We Will Rock You, running alternate evenings. To Aug 27Malkin Bowl. PER DIEM: THE GERD METZDORFF COLLECTION Collection of drawings, paintings, photography, installation, and sculpture presented to the public for the first time. To Aug 21, 12-5 pm, Griffin Art Projects. Free. … Read more

Consumers are changing eating and shopping habits as inflation pushes prices up

A man buys meat at a Safeway supermarket in Annapolis, Maryland, on May 16, 2022, as Americans brace for a summer sticker shock as inflation continues to grow. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images The highest inflation in about 40 years is driving people to change their shopping habits, especially at the supermarket. According … Read more