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8 Ways to Stay Fit in a Sedentary Work Environment

In 2009, 63.1% of adults were either obese or overweight, according to the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, and the number continues to crawl upwards each year. If you’re just starting your first desk job, you might be gaining weight simply from the reduced activity while keeping the same diet. It can be hard to counteract the long, […]

8 Great Apps to Monitor Your Health

Here are eight health apps that are currently available for your smartphone.

The Life of Rodney King: 7 Memorable Quotes

In 1991, Rodney King was the victim of police brutality that would set off a wave of public disquiet towards racial discrimination. Forced into the role of a civil rights figure, King’s life became very public from that day onward, uncovering both his saintly attributes and the gritty, dark nature of his alcohol and drug […]

8 Celebrities Who Made a Spectacle of Their Pregnancy

Some stars try to hide their baby bump at all costs, avoiding the media like the plague. Such meek stars do not wish to display their entire pregnancy across the tabloids for all to see, hoping to keep some privacy into their personal lives. On the other hand, there are a handful of celebrities who […]

8 Ways that Lifetime Movies Skew Our Perception of Real Life

If you have a lazy Sunday to spare, nothing is quite as satisfying as saddling up on the couch in your pajamas with a half-gallon of ice cream and watching Lifetime movies back to back. These poorly written, made-for-television pieces feature washed up actors desperate for work, cringe-worthy plotlines, and goofy titles that reel you […]

8 Interesting Facts About the Life Expectancy of Americans

Life expectancy rates worldwide are affected by a wide variety of outside circumstances, such as the availability of medicine, exercise, pollution, and crime rates. It also varies by country, gender, and race. With only 24 hours in a day, the impermanence of life is daunting. We want to live as long and as richly as […]

Divorces and Marriages of Celebrities: The Price of Love

With all the money circulating in the celebrity circle, it’s no surprise that perhaps the most costly event in a celebrity’s life is their marriage and consequently, their divorce. This is a big year for these two events and the media has been quick to publish the hairy details. Brangelina Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt […]

8 Outrageous Medical Conditions That Actually Exist

Many children are born with autism, ADHD, or epilepsy. Bring them to a doctor, and they will unquestionably be able to deduce the problem with your child in a single visit. However, what if your child wouldn’t stop pulling their hair out? Or they thought they were dead? Most doctors would be baffled or even […]

10 Healthy Ways to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

The most celebrated holiday of Mexican culture in the United States commemorates May 5, 1862, the Mexican victory over the French in the Battle of Puebla. Since then, the holiday has taken on more meaning outside of Mexico and is a popular day for enjoying family time, good food, and other festivities. When people in […]