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parasite
March 7, 2017

Parasite: The Mischievous Guide To A Healthy Life

I call him Edgar because he doesn’t like to be called “parasite.” The classic Greek nomer (‘para’ means beside, and ‘sitos’ means food) doesn’t explain his nature. Most people who hear the word, visualize a worm that hasn’t shaved for weeks, with tiny antennas, living in a cabin in your

CDC corruption
November 25, 2016

CDC Corruption: A Betrayal Of Public Trust

“We are a group of scientists at CDC who are very concerned about the current state of ethics at our agency,” stated a letter addressed to the CDC Chief of Staff, Carmen S. Villar, by more than a dozen senior scientists at the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, on

Eating healthy is a mental disorder known as orthorexia if you trust the American Psychiatric Association (APA). And if you don't?...
November 3, 2016

Manufacturing Insanity: From Orthorexia To Tickadoodlephobia

Eating healthy is now a mental disorder with a fancy name — orthorexia, if you trust the American Psychiatric Association (APA). This condition is about to be categorized under the latest version of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), the bible of mental plagues. The number of