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Celebrity Health
To give, or to gift? That is the question

To give, or to gift? That is the question

Dec 15, 2017 - Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Moore Lowdown
The Question of Mandatory Flu Vaccination for Healthcare Workers

The Question of Mandatory Flu Vaccination for Healthcare Workers

Nov 29, 2017 - The American way is to do as we please. But when it comes to transmission of disease, obviously things aren’t quite so simple. So should healthcare workers be required to get annual flu vaccines?

Moore Lowdown
Food Waste, Food Insecurity, and the Right to Food

Food Waste, Food Insecurity, and the Right to Food

Nov 15, 2017 - Nearly one-third of America’s food supply goes to waste. Although the government has recently instituted a number of measures to improve that state of affairs, it may take deeper changes to eliminate food insecurity.

Celebrity Health
#TheyKnew about Harvey

#TheyKnew about Harvey

Oct 30, 2017 - I have been silenced for 20 years. I have been slut shamed, I've been harassed, I've been maligned. And you know what, I'm just like you - Rose McGowan

Moore Lowdown
Is Climate Change Coming to Your Coffee Cup?

Is Climate Change Coming to Your Coffee Cup?

Oct 26, 2017 - The planet is warming, and the effects are being felt far and wide. But a new one may hit so close to home that by the end of the century the daily life of the average American will never be the same.

Moore Lowdown
The Unnaturalness of “Natural Flavors”

The Unnaturalness of “Natural Flavors”

Oct 15, 2017 - The word “natural” has become perhaps the most misleading term in the food industry. Nothing makes that clearer than “natural flavoring,” a marketing trick used to enhance or even mask that actual natural flavor of what you’re eating.

Moore Lowdown
Psychedelics Can Take You on a Healing Trip

Psychedelics Can Take You on a Healing Trip

Sep 28, 2017 - Although it’s not news to a lot of us, even the purveyors of the ruinous failure known as the “War on Drugs” may be finally opening their eyes to the salubrious qualities of even the most prohibited of controlled substances

Best Medicine
Virtual Chemotherapy

Virtual Chemotherapy

Sep 25, 2017 - Ever wondered what it would be like to undergo chemotherapy? Strap yourself in and come along on a virtual chemo ride

Moore Lowdown
Biomimicry: Letting Nature Show Us the Way(s)

Biomimicry: Letting Nature Show Us the Way(s)

Sep 4, 2017 - From creating material for building structures to synthesizing energy, for eons nature has invented ways to perform myriad tasks in environmentally sustainable ways. So the more humans learn and emulate these lessons, the better off we'll be.

Moore Lowdown
Your Brain on Video Games: Surveying the Available Evidence

Your Brain on Video Games: Surveying the Available Evidence

Aug 28, 2017 - Video games are big business, so there's plenty of incentive for saying they're good for you. But a comprehensive survey of over 100 studies shows that gaming is a decidedly mixed bag.