Self Care

44,000 Medical Articles Were Written on Diabetes and Obesity in 2013 and We're Still Diabetic and Obese

Over 44,000 scholarly articles on obesity and diabetes were penned in 2013, yet the number of people suffering from these and other weight-related Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.11.14   |   SHARE

Headcase: Are Olympians Demi-Gods, Lunatics or Martyrs?

It's hard to imagine the life of an Olympic athlete, but superhuman strength and often-sore muscles are two primary elements that come to mind. What’ Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.10.14   |   SHARE

From Eating Disorder to Activism: Demi Lovato to Front Anorexia App

Recovery Record, an app that aims to help those suffering from an eating disorder, is jonesing for a Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   02.10.14   |   SHARE

Hate Mopping the Floors? There's a Robot for That

Vacuum pioneer James Dyson has just announced his intent to create an Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.10.14   |   SHARE

Butter is Better: The Real Thing Officially Trumps Margarine in Taste and Health

We've always known that butter tastes better than its processed counterpart, but now consumer consumption and Read...
Jane Jones   |   02.7.14   |   SHARE

Is Giving Birth at Home Selfish and Clueless?

New moms have always had to contend with a massive amount of guilt-tripping when it comes to the “right” way to raise a child (See: whether or not to Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   02.7.14   |   SHARE

Dear Disney, We Demand a Plus-Sized Princess

Kids see it, we see it, the American people see it: Disney princesses perpetuate an unrealistic portrayal of the female body. Ariel, Belle and the Read...
Sarah Gladstone    |   02.6.14   |   SHARE

Anorexic "Biggest Loser” Sparks Controversy, Makes Twitter Explode

Yo mama’s so fat, that she went on a reality TV show and developed anorexia. Wait a second … that wasn’t funny. Last night, Rachel Frederickson was Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   02.5.14   |   SHARE