I'm only halfway through, so I don't have much to say. But still I really want to recommend Wesly Yang's profile of Tony Judt, the great public intellectual/historian now stricken by Lou Gherig's disease. It's utterly heartbreaking.
Cooking for yourself is one of the surest ways to eat well. Bestselling author Mark Bittman teaches James Hamblin the recipe that everyone is Googling.