Health

These States Serve McDonald’s In Their Hospitals [Infographic]

These States Serve McDonald’s In Their Hospitals [Infographic]

We’re not kidding. After you recover from your open heart surgery, you can go downstairs to the in-hospital McDonald’s and get yourself a double cheeseburger, large coke, and fries. Forget the fact that sugar-laden, processed, antibiotic-containing, and hormone-raised food likely contributed to your disease of affluence, you’re satiated and well on your way to contracting […]

This Is Why Eating Fat WON’T Make You Fat

This Is Why Eating Fat WON’T Make You Fat

The 90’s witnessed a fitness and health revolution. Not only were short shorts ‘in’, but fat became the ‘culprit’ believed to contribute to a variety of health problems. This caused health professionals and nutritionists alike to condemn the macro-nutrient and recommend ‘low-fat’ diets. But since the fit fad and diet craze began, nutritional science has […]

Going Vegan Could Save The World, Reports UN Study

Going Vegan Could Save The World, Reports UN Study

Veggie burgers, green smoothies, rainbow salads galore, the theme of ‘going green’ is a fad no more. In fact, it’s a lifestyle choice that has inspired countless  individuals around the world to limit their consumption of meat and the large-scale agricultural farms that produce them. And that’s not all, according to a recently released report by the UN, going […]

To Fight Malnutrition, These African Nuns Grow Protein-Rich Spirulina Behind Their Health Clinic

To Fight Malnutrition, These African Nuns Grow Protein-Rich Spirulina Behind Their Health Clinic

In the war-torn city of Bangui, Central African Republic, a mission of Catholic nuns are fighting malnutrition in one of the most innovative ways possible: by growing a bounty of vitamin and protein-rich spirulina in the backyard behind their health center. Nuns at the St. Joseph Health Center have seen some of the worst side […]