Four Incredible Hero Dogs Who Saved Human Lives

Hero Dog 1: Rex The German Shepherd Nearly Died Saving His Teenage Owner from Home Invaders Would you take a bullet for your best friend? For Rex, the two-year-old German shepherd, there was only ever going to be one answer. This hero dog was shot three-times in the course of a home invasion robbery, bravely risking his...

I’ve Gained Weight, Even Though I’ve Been Sticking To My Diet. How?!?

Did a witch put a curse on me? If weight loss is just calories in, calories out then why did I gain 5lb since yesterday? Not fair. Some people eat like a conquering army advancing one drive-thru window at a time, while others get fat on half rations of rice paper and boiled air. It isn’t true,...

Why Are All My Friends Becoming Vegan?

Two years all your friends were raving about gourmet burgers, which were served on a roof slate and cost the same as a steak. Five years ago they were all about bacon. Now all your friends are becoming vegan. But why? Sentimentality Around Animals It's not a bad thing. Sentimentality has kind of a stigma attached...

BMI Is Bullshit?!?

bmi is bullshit
It's an often repeated claim: the BMI is bullshit. But what exactly is the BMI? It is really bullshit? And if BMI is bullshit, why do doctors still use it? To answer any of these questions we need to understand what the BMI actually is and where it comes from. Once you know that you'll be...

How Good Is Your Personal Hygiene Really?

personal hygiene
So you don't stink. You're not the sort of person who mistakes deodorant for water. You shower, you brush your teeth and people aren't crossing the street to get down wind of you. When it comes to personal hygiene you've got nothing to worry about... right? Right?!? But if your friends were doing personal hygiene...