Eating Disorders About More Than Just Food

Eating Disorders About More Than Just Food

Today marks the commencement of National Eating Disorders Week, a time used to raise awareness around the disorders that affect an estimated 24 million Americans and their loved ones. Formed in 2001, the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) sponsors National Eating Disorders Week to help focus on prevention and treatment while working to advocate for […]

Tobacco Products Pulled From CVS, Wal-Mart Next?

Tobacco Products Pulled From CVS, Wal-Mart Next?

Not too long ago, smoking was considered a super sexy, en vogue social pastime that an estimated two in five Americans took part in. It was not until 1964 that the world learned, via a shocking report unleashed by the United States Surgeon General, that smoking contributed to a number of deadly health risks including […]

Obesity Cure Could Be Found in Calico Cats

Obesity Cure Could Be Found in Calico Cats

Can Calico cats, the cute and fuzzy couch potato kitties known for sleeping all day, actually help humans figure out how to lose weight? Surprisingly so, according to research presented at the 58th Annual Biophysical Society Meeting held earlier this month in San Francisco. The research team out of the University of California San Francisco […]