Awesome story, about a guy who woke up one day and wondered how easy it would be to put out a false study about dieting.
He learned, its horrifyingly easy.
https://www.yahoo.com/he alth/why-a-journalist-crea ted-a-bogus-s... Read more
When I started trying to lose weight I had several people tell me that 95% of people who lose weight will gain it back in a year or two.
Many of the studies I read referenced this fact.
But now I'm learning the truth. Apparently, t... Read more
For years I have had a weird itch on my arms just above the elbow. I can actually mark the exact area of the itch.
But the problem is I’ve had no idea what it is. There’s no rash, no redness, no swelling, no bumps, no temperature change... Read more
I don’t know if it’s a good thing or a bad thing, that I’m not keeping track of my workouts.
Over the weekend I went to the gym every day and I was on the elliptical for at least an hour and a half each day. I worked out at a vigor... Read more
So what exactly is a serving of Yellow Squash? Is it a whole yellow squash? A half of one? Is it a cup, or 6 ounces?
As a kid, a serving was approximately the size of Mom's big serving spoon (or two).
But again, that's not exactly ... Read more
BMI was not designed to measure if a person is obese or not.
This article is a perfect example of how the BMI gets it wrong.
https://www.yahoo.com/he alth/why-dwayne-the-rock-j ohnson-is-technically-obes e-1171808... Read more
Several people around me have been talking about this Listeria outbreak. They keep going on and on, about all the people who have died (3 so far) and all the people who are sick.
Finally, I got fed up with it. I’m rather sick of the Med... Read more
I’m a country kid. I grew up barefoot. I had a pair of shoes for school and going to town. But on the whole I was running around barefoot, and I liked it that way. I know what a Bullhead sticker feels like when you step on it, I have also h... Read more
Over the weekend I heard a radio personality reading off a Top 5 List of the most addictive foods.
These were not general food groups, like Pasta/Bread; but actual specific items, that are designed to keep you eating them until the bag is... Read more
I like cheeseburgers. When I’m at a restaurant with good burgers I always order a cheeseburger. Always.
Then the other day I got a mixed up order. I got a burger without cheese and only realized it halfway through.
So I had to... Read more
That moment when you’ve spent the previous night saying that you’re going to give yourself a pass and sleep in the next day. But you wake up at 5am anyway, and figure, “Well, since I’m up I might as well go to the gym.”... Read more
Today, we hosted a meeting, during which they had lunch delivered. There were leftovers and the rest of the office was welcome to take them.
I politely declined. But several people took it upon themselves to come to me to insist that... Read more
I don’t remember the first time I was given a soda. But I always remember begging for a Pepsi, or running to the fridge in the hopes that Mom had bought some, which she did.
When I was sick, they’d give me Mountain Dew or Seven Up t... Read more
For years, I’ve always dreamed about being a writer.
The feedback I’ve gotten from my short stories has always been very encouraging. But I’d never been able to expand it into a full novel.
The major issue has always been time ... Read more
I admit, I'm a sucker for the "Before and After" pictures. I am motivated by the "Success Stories"
But then I run across these stories.
https://www.yahoo.com/health /woman-physically-sick-aft er-her-anorexia-photo-1145 96... Read more