Health

This Food Is The Most Environmentally-Harmful Part of the American Diet

This Food Is The Most Environmentally-Harmful Part of the American Diet

Health advocates and pro-plant based activists have long spouted that consuming animal products is detrimental to the environment; however to what extent the damage ranges, or even what animal protein is the worst offender, was previously unknown. Just last week, though, a new paper was released that compared eggs, dairy, beef, pork, and poultry against each other […]

10 Reasons to Smile More Often!

10 Reasons to Smile More Often!

“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” – Thich Nhat Hanh Have you every heard the quip “It takes more muscles to frown than smile”? It seems truth is behind this statement, and there are many other benefits that accompany the resolution […]

3D-Printed Innovations That Can Heal, Improve or Save Lives.

3D-Printed Innovations That Can Heal, Improve or Save Lives.

This technology is going to revolutionize our lives, bringing industrial power to our homes.  3D printing has been put to use by printing anything from houses to guitars but more importantly to save lives. However this technology has some exciting medical applications as well, including the possibility of someday creating functional human organs. Below are some 3D printed […]

Dope Hope: Marijuana May Combat Cancer Spread, Study Shows

Dope Hope: Marijuana May Combat Cancer Spread, Study Shows

Research carried out by a team from the University of East Anglia showed how the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), could be useful for shrinking tumors. The scientists injected THC into laboratory mice bearing human cancer cells, and were able to identify for the first time two receptors in particular that were responsible for […]

Man Who Lost 154 Pounds Claims Whole-Foods Diet Was Key

Man Who Lost 154 Pounds Claims Whole-Foods Diet Was Key

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. The weight loss industry pulls in more than $20 billion dollars each year because it offers ‘quick-fix’ solutions which appeal to the majority of consumers Therefore it’s the rare individual who is willing to adopt lifestyle changes to reduce their weight, even though this is the route that boasts most long-term […]

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