Bodies

Headcase: Are Olympians Demi-Gods, Lunatics or Martyrs?

It's hard to imagine the life of an Olympic athlete, but superhuman strength and often-sore muscles are two primary elements that come to mind. What’ Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.10.14   |   SHARE
Bodies

From Eating Disorder to Activism: Demi Lovato to Front Anorexia App

Recovery Record, an app that aims to help those suffering from an eating disorder, is jonesing for a Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   02.10.14   |   SHARE
BodiesMinds

Hate Mopping the Floors? There's a Robot for That

Vacuum pioneer James Dyson has just announced his intent to create an Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.10.14   |   SHARE
Bodies

Butter is Better: The Real Thing Officially Trumps Margarine in Taste and Health

We've always known that butter tastes better than its processed counterpart, but now consumer consumption and Read...
Jane Jones   |   02.7.14   |   SHARE
Bodies

Is Giving Birth at Home Selfish and Clueless?

New moms have always had to contend with a massive amount of guilt-tripping when it comes to the “right” way to raise a child (See: whether or not to Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   02.7.14   |   SHARE
Bodies

Dear Disney, We Demand a Plus-Sized Princess

Kids see it, we see it, the American people see it: Disney princesses perpetuate an unrealistic portrayal of the female body. Ariel, Belle and the Read...
Sarah Gladstone    |   02.6.14   |   SHARE
Bodies

Anorexic "Biggest Loser” Sparks Controversy, Makes Twitter Explode

Yo mama’s so fat, that she went on a reality TV show and developed anorexia. Wait a second … that wasn’t funny. Last night, Rachel Frederickson was Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   02.5.14   |   SHARE
Bodies

Finding Hoffman's Dealer Won't Bring Him Back

Four people were arrested on Tuesday evening in connection with Philip Seymour Hoffman’s recent drug overdose in his New York apartment. Those Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.5.14   |   SHARE
Bodies