Thu, 14 Apr 2016 10:37:58 -0400
The National Football League stars that grab headlines today are quarterbacks, running backs, and wide receivers; but according to Michael Lewis’s latest book, the ones who grab the second-highest paychecks are left tackles.
Dying to Lose Weight
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 10:10:59 -0400
Want to lose weight? You bet. Want to lose weight with ephedra? You bet your life. Ephedra is advertised as an energy booster and a weight-loss aid. A natural product that occurs in plants, its active ingredient is ephedrine.
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 09:47:30 -0400
Two new types of cigarettes – kreteks and bidis – are getting teens, especially those in 7th and 8th grade, started with tobacco. These imports from India and Indonesia hit the United States the late ‘90s.
The Hardbody Look
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:55:03 -0400
Teen steroid abuse grew dramatically between 1991 and 2001, at a faster rate than that of any other drug. For teenage girls it tripled. Why? Because steroids seem to promise good looks.
A Pinch of Bug Killer
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:45:59 -0400
I used to use chewing tobacco, as insecticide. I mixed it with water, and let it steep like sun tea. It works, but was too risky. Makers sweeten chewing tobacco with sugar, so you do not gag on the bitter taste.