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Ask the Doctors 8/5

Dear Doctor: I had a bad case of COVID-19 last spring. It took a while, but I’m mostly OK now. The only thing is, the numbers on my Fitbit aren’t as good as they used to be, especially my heart rate. Is that because of COVID-19? How long until I’m back to normal?

A&E >  Food

Water Cooler: Where coffee comes from

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 4, 2021

Whether it be a no-frills cup of drip or something more gourmet, Americans love their coffee. For something that seems so quintessentially American, most of us don’t know all that much about it. Learn a bit more about this delicious, humble bean and how it is turned into the best part of your sleep-deprived morning.

Miss Manners 8/4

Dear Miss Manners: Is it rude for neighbors to use my driveway to turn around in? I was taught to find another way to turn my car around when necessary. Two of my neighbors think nothing of pulling well into my short little driveway to maneuver their vehicles.
A&E >  Books

Six buzzworthy books on TikTok

The farther into TikTok I fall, the more difficult it gets to ignore the endless book recommendations running through my “for you” feed courtesy of “BookTok” influencers. From young adult fiction and fantasy to contemporary romance and thrillers, there’s something for everyone.

Ask the Doctors 8/3

Dear Doctor: I know you recently talked about sleep problems, but I’m having trouble and hope another question is OK. I read that some foods make it harder to for you to sleep well. What are they? If you cut them out of your diet, will you start sleeping better?
A&E >  Books

Water Cooler: Environmental reads for smoke season

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 3, 2021

Smoky skies aren’t very inspiring for summer beach reads, but for better or worse, it does set the tone for environmental literature that speaks to our love for nature. Here is a mix of titles you can check out from adventurous and reflective nature writing.