Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Should You Buy The World's First DNA Based Weight Loss App?
This week saw the release of embodyDNA a, " DNA based weight loss app ". According to the press release, for the low, low, pric...
Monday, July 24, 2017
Guest Post: A Lawyer Weighs In On Canada's Proposed Kid Ad Ban
Early last week there was a surprising piece in Blacklock's Reporter that suggested that Canada may be reconsidering its plans to ban t...
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Saturday Stories: Sham Surgeries, Plastic Mice Penises, and Gooplandia
Christie Aschwanden in Five Thirty Eight discusses the powers of sham surgery . Ed Yong in The Atlantic with a story that begins with a pl...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
On Respecting Reality And Moving Forward
As anyone who has ever suddenly lost a loved one will tell you, there's a great deal of processing to be had to comprehend what's ha...
Monday, June 19, 2017
One Last Tribute To My Trailblazing Mother Helen Freedhoff
The last week was an incredibly difficult one with our family reeling from the sudden and unexpected death of my mother. During the course...
Monday, June 12, 2017
Remembering My Mother (And Why I Won't Be Around As Much For a While)
Dr. Helen Freedhoff January 9th, 1940 - June 10th, 2017 My mother was her own force of nature, and tragically, wholly unexpectedly, and ...
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Saturday Stories: War Photography, White Washing, and Cancer
Photo by Nancy Borowick from her piece in NPR Marie Brenner, in Vanity Fair back in 2014, with an amazing piece on World War II photograp...
Friday, June 09, 2017
Former Mexican President Vicente Fox Is All Kinds of Hilarious
Honestly, today's Funny Friday bit, with Fox lecturing Trump about the wall, is just genius. Don't miss it. Have a great weekend...
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Canadian Nutrition Society Calls 13 Daily Teaspoons of Added Sugar "Moderate"
To be fair, it wasn't the Canadian Nutrition Society (CNS) directly who told attendees of their recent annual scientific conference that...
Monday, June 05, 2017
Definitely Don't Take Your Kids To See Red Shoes And The Seven Dwarfs
Via Tess Holiday on Twitter Want to know how socially acceptable weight bias is? There's a movie coming out, for children, about, w...
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