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Dr. J Discusses Fat Shaming

Shame on Me I was fat shamed by my karate teacher. It took place at a class when he clearly said to me, “J! You are getting FAT!” This man was like a father to me. He even lectured me one time on karate etiquette. Did it hurt? ...

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5 tips for the farmers market

It’s peak farmers market season and the stalls are overflowing with piles of attractively arranged yummy fruits and veggies. Buying local and eating organic sounds good, but there are so many choices, and it’s easy to overspend. Here are five tips to help you get the most bang for your ...

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Must-Reads Of The Week From Brianna Labuskes

The Friday Breeze Newsletter editor Brianna Labuskes, who reads everything on health care to compile our daily Morning Briefing, offers the best and most provocative stories for the weekend. Happy Friday! Before we dive in to the harder news, please join me in enjoying this story about scientists dosing a...

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Unorthodox Ways to Rein in Your Appetite

(CC BY-SA 2.0) by Les Chatfled/Flickr When Just Telling your Stomach “Whoa” Doesn’t Cut it Brook had never laughed so much in her life. “What’s so funny?” asked Serge. “Your new diet,” said Brook. “Replacing the bulb in the refrigerator with a black light so everything ...

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