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Publisher/Editor: Stuart Rosenthal
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Vice President of Operations: Gordon Hasenei
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Sales Director: Alan Spiegel
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Contributing Editor: Lisa Crutchfield
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Art Director: Jennifer Sutton
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FITNESS & HEALTH

A new study gives some reassurance to arthritis sufferers who want pain relief but are worried about side effects. It finds that Celebrex — a drug similar to other Cox-2 inhibitors withdrawn 12 years ago for safety reasons — is no riskier for the heart than some other prescription pain pills that are much tougher on the stomach.

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FOOD

Eating healthy on a budget and tight schedule means the boneless skinless chicken breast makes frequent appearances on our dinner table. It’s a smart choice as a lean protein — one cup of cubed chicken breast has a whopping 43 grams of protein yet only 5 grams of fat (fewer than 2 of those are saturated).

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TRAVEL

Let the good times roll, they say. In French, “Laissez les bons temps rouler.” And roll they do in southern Louisiana’s Cajun Country.

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TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATIONS

We admit it: Budgeting is drudgery, a pain, the pits among personal finance tasks.

But at the start of a new year, when people are brimming with resolutions to get organized, accelerate saving and all that, it’s a good time to talk about the B word.

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