Sustaining a physical injury is never a good time. We don’t like feeling pain, so we avoid injuries because they’re nasty, uncomfortable things that make us late for dinner. Still, pain serves an important purpose that we rarely think about. Pain is a conversation our brains have with our bodies to let us know when to slow down, see a doctor, or something along those lines.But, injuries happen. About 22% of slip and fall
Did you know that on average, 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States — more than 12 million women and men over the course of a year.1 in 4 women (24.3%) and 1 in 7 men (13.8%) aged 18 and older in the United States have been the victim of severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime.
Earth is a resilient place. The forces of nature beyond our control have magnificently fearsome power, yet we human beings are the root of our own planet’s environmental demise. Since 2010, floods have cost the United States $40 billion. Hurricanes, fires, storms, and natural disasters like these are difficult (if not impossible) to control. We can, however, control how we treat the environment. And, to be honest, we haven’t been doing a great job of
Frank Shamrock, at one time the #1 ranked MMA fighter in the UFC, is being criticized on social media after seemingly admitting to abandoning his mother’s dog at a Dallas airport.Earlier this month, Shamrock revealed in a Facebook post that he was seeking a new home for his mother’s two dogs “as she can’t care for them anymore.”While one of the dogs was put in a shelter, Shamrock was still
Eating healthy is not easy.You could make the effort to cook a balanced meal at home, cut down on junk food, and buy plenty of fruits and vegetables. But how many of us think to look into what’s on the healthy produce we buy?Apples ranked among the produce with the most pesticide residue in EWG’s study.PixabayEach year, the activism group Environmental Working Group lists the 12 fruits and vegetables they
It’s time again to open up your freezer and check for the latest recalled product. This time, Tyson frozen chicken strips are the subject of a major, nationwide recall.The chicken maker announced that over 69,000 pounds of their frozen chicken strips could contain pieces of metal, prompting a voluntary recall of bags shipped to major stores from coast to coast.Almost 70,000 pounds of Tyson chicken strips are being recalled.USDAThe