High Fructose Corn Syrup Wants to Change its Name

Just when you thought you knew how you felt about high fructose corn syrup (most likely that you would rather have regular sugar instead), the makers of the ‘syrup’ are trying to change its name. In a clear effort to confuse consumers and draw their attention away from all the negative press about high fructose [...]

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The Sun and My Take on Exposure, Overexposure and Tanning

“What’s right is not always popular, what’s popular is not always right.” –Howard Cossell

Surely that quote can be related to an endless amount of life experiences. But have you ever considered relating it to the sun? Intentional tanning (which we’ll call ‘overexposure’) is definitely popular, especially among today’s youth, and most specifically among [...]

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Earth Day is Tomorrow!

Get ready for Earth Day!

Tomorrow, April 22nd 2010 marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. Celebrated around the world by more than 500,000,000 people, Earth Day is the largest non religious holiday celebrated worldwide.

So what can you do to help our Earth? Here are a few more tips to get you started and [...]

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Bottled Water Is Out

What’s out? Bottled water.

What’s in? Tap Water.

Wait what? Tap water? But isn’t my bottled water the most natural, most mineral rich, most awesome, yummy, good for you water out there?

No, not even close.

Let’s quickly just talk about the fact that bottled water comes in plastic bottles. Plastic that can leach all [...]

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Three Tips for a Healthy You!

I don’t normally write about health. I practice it, but I’m no professional, so I’m generally not in a position to give advice about health related issues.

However, recently I’ve realized the power and potential of three health tips and I’ll give them to you here. Short and sweet.

One. Eat a lot of fruit! [...]

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