It’s National Cheesecake Day! July 30! Here’s a great one!

National Cheesecake Day — *Can’t resist a slice of cheesecake? That’s no surprise to scientists, who say high fat treats have the same mind bending impact as cocaine and heroin. Certain foods including chocolate and burgers because addiction like changes to the brain and drive the development of compulsive eating, found the Scripps Research Institute in Florida. And the more ... Read More »

Are Facebook Quitters attention seekers?

  Do you have one of those friends who compulsively deactivates and reactivates their Facebook account all while complaining that they hate social media and they are giving it up because it’s shallow and pointless? Guess what? That person isn’t doing it to make a point, they are doing it for attention. It’s sad, but they do it to hear ... Read More »

Stroller Ad angers Moms!

Some moms are not happy about a new ad for stroller company Bugaboo. The reason: The ad features a very fit model, wearing a bikini no less, who is jogging while pushing the stroller. The model, 23-year-old Ymre Stiekema of the Netherlands, is both a runner and a new mom, but women aren’t happy that the ad seems to suggest ... Read More »

Don’t sit so long at work? Why? Details here!

Researchers have linked sitting for long periods of time with a number of health concerns, including obesity and metabolic syndrome — a cluster of conditions that includes increased blood pressure, high blood sugar, excess body fat around the waist and abnormal cholesterol levels. Too much sitting also seems to increase the risk of death from cardiovascular disease and cancer. One ... Read More »