- With Government Opposing Smoking Cessation Tools, Alternatives Like Gum Come Back Into Play
In the 1990s, culture seemed to truly get that cigarettes and the damage they cause are the leading preventable lifestyle killer. Tobacco companies got penalized to the tune of tens of billions of dollars for their part in suppressing data showing the harm ...
Article - Hank Campbell - Jun 16 2023 - 9:59am
- Why People Will Sacrifice Personal Enjoyment For Community
If you have traveled, you have seen someone who is a frequent traveler be offered an upgrade but decline because they are with someone else and want to stay together. This is rare in other species. Yet not all experiences get equal treatment- if a parent ...
Article - News Staff - Jun 19 2023 - 9:57am
- Pesticides, Vaccines, Why People Believe In Conspiracy Theories
If you believed Monsanto controlled 500,000 biologists who accepted GMOs and weedkillers worldwide while Whole Foods, with more revenue, was standing alone selling organic food that made you healthier, you are a conspiracy theorist. You're not alone, ...
Article - Hank Campbell - Jun 26 2023 - 9:18am
- AI-nxiety And How You Can Cope
Even tech experts have been astonished by the recent, rapid growth of AI technology, able to hold human-like conversations in multiple languages, create music and pass medical exams. While the potential benefits of AI in fields such as healthcare are inde ...
Article - The Conversation - Jun 26 2023 - 3:41pm
- Drug Overdoses, Falls, Car Accidents Lead In US Deaths Since 1999
Epidemiologists looked at data from from 1999 to 2020 and noted that death rates due to poisonings, firearms, and all other injuries increased substantially in the U.S., many of them due to suicide attempts. The demography analysis of 3,813,894 deaths coll ...
Article - News Staff - Jul 3 2023 - 10:34am
- In Defense Of Dating Apps- They're Used For Affirmation, And That's A Good Thing
A survey of over one thousand Tinder users found that were not interested in meeting anyone, and nearly two-thirds were already married or "in a relationship." Instead of being used to find dates, people instead it has a similar appeal as social ...
Article - News Staff - Jul 11 2023 - 4:28pm
- 7 Habits To Avoid Regaining Lost Weight
Losing weight is challenging. But as anyone who has ever successfully lost weight knows, it’s avoiding weight re-gain that’s the real challenge. This is true no matter what method you follow to lose weight. For example, studies show that people who follow ...
Article - The Conversation - Jul 26 2023 - 3:30pm
- Truth Sandwich: Strategies For Refuting Science Myths And Fake News Tested
Prior to 2021 and the COVID-19 pandemic, American Democrats led the anti-vaccine movement. They couched it in anti-corporate terminology and that let politically allied academics and journalists turn a blind eye to the harm their thinking caused. In 2015, ...
Article - Hank Campbell - Aug 2 2023 - 10:27am
- Fentanyl Addicts Rarely Take Prescription Medication To Combat It
Most opioid addicts are recreational users, not those who started on prescription pain medication and continued to have pain and migrated to illegal routes when doctors behaved ethically and shut them off. It just makes people feel good. It is no surprise ...
Article - Hank Campbell - Aug 7 2023 - 10:59am
- 'Urine' Group HHRA- 7 People, No Revenue, But Claims They Are Above Scrutiny
In the past, you may have seen various 'we detected X in urine' papers endorsed by suspect names like homeopathy believer Phil Landrigan and endorsed by organic industry apologist Chuck Benbrook. What do such claims even mean? In science, nothing ...
Article - Hank Campbell - Sep 11 2023 - 11:49am