Severe Weather, Thunderstorms and Tornadoes, Hit the Southern U.S.

Weather is bad, tornadoes are worse

If you live in the South, we would not advise going outside. Of course, if you live in the South, the weather probably makes this obvious. Over the last weekend, extreme [Read More …]

Zebra Shark Gives Birth Without Mating

‘Virgin Births’ Could Pose Long Term Risks

zebra shark

It seems like the age-old process of “the birds and the bees” might not be true for every member of the Animal Kingdom. A zebra shark in Australia surprised researchers [Read More …]

Jack LaLanne – The Godfather of Fitness’s Last Words

A truly inspirational story

Jack LaLanne'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 [Read More …]

Stressed Out? Try Goat Yoga – And Yes, It’s a Real Thing

An Oregononian holds yoga classes at her goat farm

goat yoga

There’s nothing as soothing as settling down into a nice child’s pose as a baby goat hops onto your back. Wait – baby goat?! At No Regrets Farm in Oregon, goats [Read More …]

What Not to Say to Someone With Depression

(And What to Say Instead)

Depression

For someone who has never experienced mental illness, Depression may be very hard to understand. People withdraw, they may become unable to work or go to school. They might not [Read More …]

Republicans Are Getting a Strong Start on Their New Year’s Resolutions

The Republicans elephant logo

What’s Up? After a holiday break that was entirely too short, we arrive back at work after New Year’s. Opening our newspapers, it seems that the Republicans haven’t let this holiday season [Read More …]

Mouse Study Provides Insight Into Weight Loss

overweight mice 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 [Read More …]

Eat Cheap on a Budget – Food Tips for Students

How students can minimize cost on their grocery lists

a student stands in a dimly lit grocery aisle trying to eat cheap

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 [Read More …]

How NOT to Break Your New Years Resolutions This Year

How To Keep Your New Years Resolutions

OK, ladies and gentlemen. The current year is about to draw to a close. The new year is looming, and that means one other thing. New Years resolutions. It’s something [Read More …]

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

fruitcake tradition are disgusting

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 [Read More …]