Topic: EAT

Your Stress and Your Food May Be In A Codependent Relationship

Your Stress and Your Food May Be In A Codependent Relationship

Last week, we told you about how binge watching the news could be elevating your stress, according to a national survey conducted by NPR. Well, by law of the transitive property (or one of those properties, I failed math), the news could also be affecting your diet, as more than a third of that survey’s participants said they change the way they eat during stressful times. And often, that means eating foods higher in refined carbohydrates, which can lead to even more stress. More »

In The Great Fast Food Race, Chick-Fil-A Gets High Marks…McDonald’s Not So Much

In The Great Fast Food Race, Chick-Fil-A Gets High Marks...McDonald's Not So Much

The results of Consumer Reports’ latest fast food survey are in, and there are some surprising winners, as well as some very expected losers. In the categories of Best Service, Best Chicken, and Cleanest, Chick-Fil-A tops the charts. Chick-Fil-Friggin-A. Your flagrant homophobia may win this time, but if Consumer Reports should ever create a Moral Conscience category, the tables will turn! More »

If You Knew What Toxins Are, You’d Know You Don’t Need To Cleanse Them Out Of You

If You Knew What Toxins Are, You'd Know You Don't Need To Cleanse Them Out Of You

“Cleanse” and “detox” and “toxin” are currently very popular buzz words among health buffs, and of course, celebrities. And as with any trend, it’s important to scrutinize exactly what all the fuss is about, lest you do some damage to your beautiful body. So today let’s learn about exactly what a toxin even is, and how they affect our insides. More »