Category: videos

Why Are Processed Foods So Bad For Us? with video

  Why are processed foods so bad for us? — by Catherine Morgan (cross-posted BlogHer) So, we know processed foods are bad for us, but do you know why?  And, just how bad are they? For One, phosphates.  There are…

National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

There is a lot of stigma and misinformation surrounding eating disorders, and I imagine the biggest misconception about eating disorders is that it’s somehow the patient’s fault…But that couldn’t be further from the truth.  Since this week is National Eating…

Are e-cigarettes the way to Quit Smoking?

A few weeks ago my daughter and I were at the mall doing some back-to-school shopping and walked by a kiosk selling what looked like cigarettes.  We both thought it was odd, but we assumed it must be some type…

The Big-C to raise money for American Cancer Society

For every person who watches the trailer, Showtime will donate $1 (up to $25,000) to the American Cancer Society… Join the American Cancer Society and Showtime’s The Big C in the movement to create a world with less cancer and…

Gwyneth Paltrow Has Osteopenia

Last week, we heard that Gwyneth Paltrow was diagnosed with osteopenia (a precursor to osteoporosis). Osteopenia is the term used for bone density that falls somewhere between less than normal and osteoporosis. People with osteopenia have a greater chance of…