Harmful Chemicals Are Lurking in Fast Food Packages

You probably already know that fast food is not exactly the healthiest thing to eat. Beyond the sugar, salt, and fat in most foods, the fast food packages themselves might be dangerous. A report released Wednesday found harmful chemicals in fast food containers. These chemicals can have serious consequences from prolonged exposure. Fast Food Chemicals […]

You probably already know that fast food is not exactly the healthiest thing to eat. Beyond the sugar, salt, and fat in most foods, the fast food packages themselves might be dangerous.

A report released Wednesday

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Jack LaLanne – The Godfather of Fitness’s Last Words

Jack LaLanne, also known as “The Godfather of Fitness”, was the first man in America dedicated to promoting physical fitness in the country. He believed that the health of America as a country was only as good as its own physical culture and education. And with this vision, he strove to make America healthy through […]

Jack LaLanne, also known as “The Godfather of Fitness”, was the first man in America dedicated to promoting physical fitness in the country. He believed that the health of America as a country was only

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Mouse Study Provides Insight Into Weight Loss

Crowds of new faces at the gym and bare shelves of kale at the grocery store can only mean — it’s New Year’s Resolution time. Weight loss and increased exercise are common resolutions, but may be more difficult to achieve than you think. Weight loss clues from mice Researchers at the U.S. National Institute of […]

Crowds of new faces at the gym and bare shelves of kale at the grocery store can only mean — it’s New Year’s Resolution time. Weight loss and increased exercise are common resolutions,

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Eat Cheap on a Budget – Food Tips for Students

Food. It’s pretty important, right? Especially for the overworked, stressed post-secondary student trying to eat cheap as they squeeze out a thousand more words for that essay due tomorrow. Unfortunately for us, food is pricey. It’s the thing everybody needs, so of course it’s going to cost us to get it. When you’re a student […]

Food. It’s pretty important, right? Especially for the overworked, stressed post-secondary student trying to eat cheap as they squeeze out a thousand more words for that essay due tomorrow.

Unfortunately for us, food is pricey. It’s

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The Fruitcake Tradition – Where Did It Come From and Why Do We Eat It?

Fruitcake. Love it or hate it, you know it’s the holiday season when you find one on the kitchen table. But what are the origins of the fruitcake tradition? What made our ancestors so excited over these dried cakes with candied fruits and nuts? It wasn’t some cruel prank that started 100 years ago. It […]

Fruitcake. Love it or hate it, you know it’s the holiday season when you find one on the kitchen table. But what are the origins of the fruitcake tradition? What made our ancestors so excited

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FACT Goldschläger is an alcohol with real gold in it! The effect? BOOM!!

Originating in Switzerland, Goldschläger is a cinnamon schnapps which packs a mighty 43.5% alcohol by volume (Interesting fact Goldschläger actually reduced from the original amount of 53.5%!). Goldschläger is now produced in Italy (though it still holds the German name, which means ‘Gold Beater’ – the professional term for those who beat gold bars into the […]

Originating in Switzerland, Goldschläger is a cinnamon schnapps which packs a mighty 43.5% alcohol by volume (Interesting fact Goldschläger actually reduced from the original amount of 53.5%!). Goldschläger is now produced in Italy (though it still

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Pepsi Reducing Sugar Because of Declining Sugar Consumption

PepsiCo recently announced that it is changing its beverages in a big way over the next few years. By 2025, two-thirds of its beverages — from soda to Gatorade to orange juice — will have 100 or fewer calories. Currently, less than 40 percent of drinks have that calorie count. The changes comes following new […]

PepsiCo recently announced that it is changing its beverages in a big way over the next few years. By 2025, two-thirds of its beverages — from soda to Gatorade to orange juice — will have

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1.3 Billion People Can’t Be Wrong – Chinese Heal All Herb Claims to “Heal All”

A herb that Chinese people have been using for thousands of years has recently come into play in the health industry. This herb, known as the heal all herb, is claimed to be able to cure anything, including: Herpes Cancer Diabetes Liver problems AIDS However, are any of these claims for the heal all herb […]

A herb that Chinese people have been using for thousands of years has recently come into play in the health industry. This herb, known as the heal all herb, is claimed to be able to

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Kombucha Tea: Health Miracle or Deadly Elixir?

Kombucha tea originated in China about 2,000 years ago and is currently all the rage in the U.S. The fermented tea drink is taking grocery stores and juice bars by storm thanks to the promise of some serious health benefits. But is it too good to be true? Could this powerful tea also known as […]

Kombucha tea originated in China about 2,000 years ago and is currently all the rage in the U.S. The fermented tea drink is taking grocery stores and juice bars by storm thanks to the promise

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Tainted Halloween Candy: Are Your Kids Safe?

Tainted Halloween Candy – Are your Kids in Danger? Imagine spending weeks preparing your kids for this one, big night. You put on your costume, fuss over their hair, shoes, and makeup, grab coats and a candy bag and hit the road. After walking door to door for hours, laboriously gathering sugary treats, you agree […]

Tainted Halloween Candy – Are your Kids in Danger?

Imagine spending weeks preparing your kids for this one, big night. You put on your costume, fuss over their hair, shoes, and makeup, grab coats and a

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