Activated Charcoal: Can You Eat It, Too?

Activated charcoal has become one of the biggest beauty trends in recent years.  Unlike the charcoal you use to barbecue chicken and burger patties, activated charcoal is carbon processed.  This means its absorption qualities are next-level.  It pulls out dirt and bad bacteria from your skin.  It’s a powerful teeth whitening agent, though it has […]

Activated charcoal has become one of the biggest beauty trends in recent years.  Unlike the charcoal you use to barbecue chicken and burger patties, activated charcoal is carbon processed.  This means its absorption qualities are

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Alternatives to Sitting When You Have a Desk Job

Sitting all day at work is about as fun – and unhealthy – as being on your feet all day at work. Your body needs periods of both standing and sitting to get your body energized and give it adequate rest. Desk jobs, unfortunately, come with some scary side effects for workers. It’s not uncommon […]

Sitting all day at work is about as fun – and unhealthy – as being on your feet all day at work. Your body needs periods of both standing and sitting to get your body

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Valdir Segato, a Bodybuilder Obsessed With His Muscles, Risks Life

Big muscles are often the trademark of a bodybuilder on top of his or her game. But Brazilian muscle man Valdir Segato has taken things too far. For years he has been injecting his muscles with Synthol, an oil made up of fatty acids, painkillers, and alcohol. Some people do not care what they do […]

Big muscles are often the trademark of a bodybuilder on top of his or her game. But Brazilian muscle man Valdir Segato has taken things too far. For years he has been injecting his muscles

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Raw Water: A Controversial New Approach to Staying Healthy

Water has gone through a sort of renaissance in recent years.  The 2010s have seen the rise of electrolyte water, alkaline water, and flavored fitness water (i.e. Propel).  Even Boxed water is a thing.  But no one could have predicted the latest trend: raw water. The term raw water seems odd, given water isn’t a […]

Water has gone through a sort of renaissance in recent years.  The 2010s have seen the rise of electrolyte water, alkaline water, and flavored fitness water (i.e. Propel).  Even Boxed water is a thing.  But

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Psycho Doctor Burns Initials into Patient Organs

There are some people that dread going to the doctor, let alone having surgery. A British physician was sentenced to community service and a fine for burning his initials into the livers of patients he performed transplants on. Simon Bramhall pled guilty to two counts of assault in December 2017. Oh, the horror! This arrogant […]

There are some people that dread going to the doctor, let alone having surgery. A British physician was sentenced to community service and a fine for burning his initials into the livers of patients he

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Water Before Coffee Each Morning? This Habit is One You Shouldn’t Skip

It’s tempting to want to reach for the coffee pot when you get out of bed in the morning. But, you know that dry mouth feeling you have when you wake up? That’s your body trying to tell you something. And, believe me, it’s not telling you it wants coffee (although your heart and brain […]

It’s tempting to want to reach for the coffee pot when you get out of bed in the morning. But, you know that dry mouth feeling you have when you wake up? That’s your body

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Steven Tyler Opens Janie’s House for Abused Women

In 1989, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler talked about the abuse of women in the band’s song, Janie’s Got a Gun. The song was a huge hit for the group, but ever since it was released, Tyler just could not stop thinking about the plight of so many young girls and women that face abuse on a daily basis. […]

In 1989, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler talked about the abuse of women in the band’s song, Janie’s Got a Gun. The song was a huge hit for the group, but ever since it was released, Tyler just could

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Flu in the U.S. is On the Rise: Is Getting the Shot a Waste of Time?

I’ve always been a little skeptical of the flu shot. In fact, I’ve had it only once in my life and that was because my job required it. Guess what? I ended up with the flu a couple of days later and it was horrible. The flu is on the rise in the United States, […]

I’ve always been a little skeptical of the flu shot. In fact, I’ve had it only once in my life and that was because my job required it. Guess what? I ended up with the

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How to Handle the Crowded January Gym

For millions, this month marks the beginning of a new fitness journey.  For you, this month is no different than all the others.  You’re committed to your routine.  You hit the weight room on the same days at the same times every week.  But suddenly, after the first, you suddenly find yourself in the company […]

For millions, this month marks the beginning of a new fitness journey.  For you, this month is no different than all the others.  You’re committed to your routine.  You hit the weight room on the

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The Importance of Passive Income When You Have Chronic Illness

If you live with chronic illness, it may be hard to work 40 hours a week. You may need to take more days off than most. You may need a wider window for finishing client work. Know your limits and set realistic expectations with your clients. You don’t necessarily need to get specific, just give […]

If you live with chronic illness, it may be hard to work 40 hours a week. You may need to take more days off than most. You may need a wider window for finishing client

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