How Grapefruit Can Kill You

If you love grapefruit and are on certain medications, think twice! Anthony shows us how it could kill you. Read More: “Grapefruit Juice and Medicine May Not Mix” “Grapefruit juice can be part of a healthful diet—most of the time. It has vitamin C and potassium—substances your body needs to work properly.” “Grapefruit–medication interactions: Forbidden …

The Unexpected Benefits Of Carpooling

Carpooling is great for the environment, but how can it impact your health? Are there other reasons why you should be riding with other people? Read More: Your Commute Is Killing You “Long commutes cause obesity, neck pain, loneliness, divorce, stress, and insomnia.” There and Back Again “People may endure miserable commutes out of an …

Do Smart Students Smoke More Pot?

Download the TestTube app: It seems like everyone knows someone who is incredibly smart, but also smokes a lot of pot! Is there a link between someone’s intelligence and their likelihood to smoke marijuana? Trace was curious and did some digging of his own to find out. Read More: High Childhood IQ Linked to Subsequent …

Should You Be Worried About MERS?

There is currently a MERS outbreak in South Korea that has quarantined thousands. What is MERS? Read More: South Korea grapples to contain MERS as 1,369 in quarantine “The Korean Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed five new cases — increasing the number of people with the disease to 35. These new cases were …

Do Fitness Trackers Work?

Fitness Trackers are the hottest new gadgets–keeping tabs on every movement you make in the hopes of helping you get fit. But do they really help you achieve this goal or are they just money down the drain? Laci takes a look. Read More: A Comparison of Energy Expenditure Estimation of Several Physical Activity Monitors. …

Are Runners Overdoing It?

Do you enjoy running marathons? Well a new study shows this might not be the best way to stay healthy! Read More: Running Too Hard? Light Jogging Linked to Living Longer “There’s good news for those who adhere to the ‘slow and steady wins the race’ adage: A light jog a few times a week …

7 Terrifying Diseases of the FUTURE

What do you think of when you picture a terrifying disease? Narration provided by JaM Advertising New Mexico www.tasteofjam.com Addiction is a disease; it doesn’t matter whether you’re hooked on hashish, seduced by the sauce or totally groped by the great gambling gremlin, some people are just genetically destined to a life of dependency. Don’t …