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TEEN GIRL DIES AFTER DRINKING JUST 2 ‘MONSTER’ ENERGY DRINKS

Fourteen-year-old Anais Fournier downed two 24-ounce energy drinks on one December day, while hanging out with her friends at the mall. The next day, the Maryland teenager went into cardiac arrest -- and just six days later, she was dead. Her family stayed at her bedside as doctors induced a coma to keep the teen's brain from swelling. "We stayed up all night," says her mother, Wendy Crossland of Hagerstown ...

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CLEAN DRINKING: 4 Fresh Water Ideas That Could Change The World

2013. The year of flying cars and private space travel right? My broken phone that's lying on the floor next to the chair has more computing power than existed in the whole world 40 years ago  We are no longer talking about how to reach space, but what mundane tasks to do when we get there. Hmm, well, there still is a big demand for real estate with a view. But people smarter than me estimate that 20% of th ...

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Why You Should Drink Warm Water & Lemon

The way you start each day is incredibly important. Whether you’re a mom, a coach, a writer, a small business owner or a yoga teacher, what you do first thing in the morning matters. According to Ayurvedic philosophy, choices that you make regarding your daily routine either build up resistance to disease or tear it down. Ayurveda invites us to get a jump-start on the day by focusing on morning rituals that ...

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Coffee vs. Beer: Which Drink Makes You More Creative?

Mikael Cho, Co-Founder of @ooomf, takes advantage of a ban on drinking water in Montreal to test out coffee versus beer in the creativity stakes, writing at Medium:   What is creativity really? From a scientific perspective, creativity is your ability to think of something original from connections made between pre-existing ideas in your brain. These connections are controlled by neurotransmitters like ...

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8 HORRIFYING GIGANTIC INSECTS [W/ VIDEOS]

  Eight Horrifying Gigantic Insects By Stew Miller (@StewWriter), Gunaxin, 21 August 2012.   Sure, giant insects of today are no match for those Prehistoric beasts that roamed right near the end of the dinosaur’s tenure, but they’re still pretty damn huge. Speaking of bugs the size of small cars, they did in fact inhabit large chunks of the planet several million years ago, but scientists are pret ...

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6 SIGNS YOUR BODY IS TELLING YOU SOMETHING AND WHY YOU BETTER NOT IGNORE IT

The body is a magnificent machine. When things go awry, it generally doesn’t just shut down without warning, like an incandescent light bulb popping its filament. Instead it sends us little signals (think of them as gentle biological taps on the shoulder) letting us know that something is amiss. “Physical signs and symptoms are ways your body tries to alert you to deeper imbalances,” says Elson M. Haas, MD, ...

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AS ADDICTIVE AS COCAINE: HFCS – America’s Most Deadly Addiction?

A little over a year ago, I did what was once unthinkable, I gave up anything and everything containing high fructose corn syrup. I did it for a big reason: I had come to the conclusion that it was killing me. Those multiple energy drinks a day to go along with my Pepsi habit and 2 candy bar a day routine was rotting out my insides, and I knew it, so I gave them up cold turkey. I haven’t turned back and I h ...

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Cell Phone ‘Towers’ Are NOT What We Were Lead To Believe

Upon arriving in Mexico City, I noticed that there was what appeared to be a complete lack of cell towers. Yet perfect cell service was everywhere. That got me wondering, how could a cell phone system work so well with no cell towers around? ~ Jim Stone - Videos – Lecture After stating it on the forum, Bunk Hound got on the American Tower web site and located a few, which I subsequently went to with Google ...

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20 Ways to BUILD A WHOLE FOOD KITCHEN FOR 1/2 THE PRICE!

Making a trip to the grocery store these days is like running a gauntlet. From one side you are assaulted by food-like substances in brightly labeled packages, some even touting exaggerated health benefits from the toxins within. From the other side, you are gouged and poked by cleverly marketed “natural” foods that are 4 times the price of conventional foods. When you change directions to avoid one onslaug ...

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FDA official calls caffeinated food ‘very disturbing to us’

Federal regulators are troubled by processes that add caffeine to food products, a growing trend over which they currently have little oversight. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Deputy Commissioner for Food and Veterinary Medicine Michael Taylor called caffeine additives in snacks from jellybeans to waffles to energy drinks "very disturbing to us" in an interview posted by the agency on Friday. This week ...

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DNA Tests Prove Six-Inch Creature is …

HUFFINGTON POST - The mummified remains of what looks like a 6-inch space alien has turned "Sirius" into the most eagerly awaited documentary among UFO enthusiasts. The findings, however, might come as a disappointment. In early publicity, filmmakers claimed the documentary would reveal that the DNA of the creature with an oversized alien-looking head couldn't be medically classified. In fact, the film, whi ...

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