Health

China Joins the Fat-People Nations

July 11, 2008 / 1 Comment

Image by beggs Obesity levels in China are rising fast or at least that's what a recent study published in the July/August issue of the journal Health Affairs, said. More than a quarter of the adult population started eating more and more meat and dairy products which lead to serious health problems. "What's happening in China should be seen as a marker ...

Vegetarian Diet Causes Loss in Libido

July 7, 2008 / 12 Comments

Remember how horny Labord’s Chameleons are? There's a guy in China who's not going to die young of violent sex and he's blaming it on a vegetarian lifestyle. Or more precisely, that's what his doctor is telling him. When the guy saw that friends of his were suffering from obesity, high blood pressure, coronary heart disease and diabetes he decided to ...

Australia is World’s Fattest Nation, US # 2

June 22, 2008 / 1 Comment

While the population of the world continues to grow, so do the waistlines of the Aussies and Americans.  While much of the rest of the world goes hungry, not enough food because of the increase in production of biofuels among other considerations, 25% of adults down under are obese. Some 25% of Americans crush scales daily. The World Health Organization says ...

Oprah’s 21-Day Cleanse for What?

June 18, 2008 / No Comments

Oprah just finished a 21-day cleanse. She eliminated caffeine, sugar, alcohol, gluten and animal products from her diet. She gained some awareness: “What I know for sure is I’ve reached a new level of awareness about food, eating and the whole process of how it gets to my table. I used to say thanks before a meal out of perfunctory habit. ...

Bionic Burgers by McDonald’s

March 25, 2008 / 1 Comment

If you were to make your own burger at home or buy a real one, with real meat, after 7 days it would definitely have some sort of fuzzy white spores on it. Matt Malmgren is the guy that has its own burger museum. It all started in 1989 when he bought two burgers, ate one and forgot about the other ...