You’re still lying in bed at 3pm, only getting up for much-too-frequent bathroom visits. A half-empty box of Cheese Nips sits on your night stand and you can’t even open your eyes without the room spinning. Who HASN’T been there?! But why do we feel so crumby when last night we felt so good? More … Continue reading Curing Your Hangover with Science
Do you require gratuitous amounts of energy to workout effectively?! Do you want to have a chocolate-flavoured electrical storm in your body?! Do you like to consume strawberry-flavoured bolts of lightening? Sound the alarm- it’s time for your pre-workout and you’re about to be uncomfortably energetic. Pre-workout promises to give you HIGHLY EXPLOSIVE ENERGY and … Continue reading What’s in Your Pre-Workout?
Epilepsy is a condition that affects approximately 50 million people worldwide, causing frequent and unpredictable seizures that cannot be cured. While long-term drug therapy can help most patients control their seizures, about 30% of cases are resistant to standard treatments. The Epilepsy Foundation has been debating what to do about the medical use of marijuana … Continue reading Getting High to Lower Brain Activity
All athletes know the word, but no one dares to speak it. The word that gets you benched for the season and takes you away from the life you know and love the most. The word that you fear will make you appear weak or delicate in the eyes of your teammates, coaches and opponents.Nevertheless, … Continue reading The C Word
With thousands of people in need of heart transplants, researchers are trying to grow new organs in hopes to save the lives of those in need. This is not a new phenomenon, as researchers have been working at this concept for close to 5 years now. Finding the idea beyond captivating and ingenious, I thought … Continue reading The (Possible) Future of Organ Transplantation