The End to Cancer?

“CBS News reported that a whopping 40% of all cancers are the result of lifestyle factors including: poor diet inactivity stress exposure to carcinogens like pollution and cigarette smoke That means that at least 40% of all cancer diagnoses could be prevented if people only knew what foods to eat and how to build awareness around their choices in life.”  (Quote from email memo by Coach Julia at Integrative Nutrition, written Oct 3,... Read More

Fighting illness? female?

What I find interesting in this article is that while 5th grade boys (stereotypically) tend to rise to challenges, smart girls more easily give up: “..bright girls, when given something to learn that was particularly foreign or complex, were quick to give up – and the higher the girls’ IQ, the more likely they were to throw in the towel.” [The above goes along with the themes discussed in “The Curse of the Good Girl”... Read More