Category Archives: Health

Chef Andres Leaves Students Hungry for the Truth

August 27, 2013 Dear Editor: As an alumni of The George Washington University who only eats plant-based food and advocates for people to allow animals to live freely, I read your cover story “Food for Thought” in the Summer 2013 edition … Continue reading

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Diary of a Juice Cleanse

At noon today, I ate as much unhealthy and fattening food as I could stomach with the false hope that it will sustain any cravings next week. In all likelihood, it will offset the weight loss benefits of my upcoming … Continue reading

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Shame On ESPN

With an audience of millions of people, we expect journalists to research topics and use caution while speaking extemporaneously. When reporters fail to follow these elementary rules in broadcasting, there are far-reaching consequences. Journalists have a moral obligation since their audience often … Continue reading

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Teaching Children Kindness to Animals

As a volunteer at my local Boys and Girls Club, I have the privilege of mentoring hundreds of at-risk, low-income minority youth. I help them with homework, teach them to play chess, and referee football games. It is a very special place that … Continue reading

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The Truth About Milk

The Harvard Public School of Health published the results of recent studies seeking to determine if calcium from cows’ milk helps prevent osteoporosis (the weakening of bones), the primary argument made for drinking it the past century. Unlike biased studies … Continue reading

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What Vegans Eat

What people think vegans eat: What we ate last night:

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Your Sunscreen May Kill You

Do you ever wonder why millions of people contract diseases and die and nobody can explain why? What would you say if you learned that you have a greater chance of contracting cancer from your sunblock than you do from the sun? Do … Continue reading

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