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Intuitive Eating: The Not-Diet Diet for People Who Are Sick of Diets – VICE

Maybe you read the widely-shared opinion piece in the New York Times calling on women to “smash the Wellness Industry.” Maybe you’ve heard that we’re in the middle of a “backlash against diet culture,” or that “the latest diet trend is not dieting.” Sounds pretty good, right? That not-diet diet everyone’s talking about is “intuitive… Read More »

People are still dying from mysterious vaping illness, even as outbreak slows

Demonstrators vape during a consumer advocate groups and vape storeowners rally outside of the White House to protest the proposed vaping flavor ban in Washington DC, on November 9, 2019. Jose Luis Magana | AFP | Getty Images The vaping illness outbreak worsened over the last week with 41 people hospitalized and two additional deaths,… Read More »

A bunch of people in tech are setting resolutions to spend less time using tech

Getty Images One of the most common resolutions this New Year’s? For many of us, it’s to spend less time staring at a screen, and far more pursuing new hobbies and personal relationships that don’t involve technology. Somewhat ironically, a CNBC search found that top social media sites including Twitter and Facebook are littered with… Read More »

Cancer treatment can suppress immune function in people with HIV

People living with HIV who receive chemotherapy or radiotherapy to treat cancer may experience declines in CD4 cell counts, which increases the risk of death, according to a study published in JAMA Oncology. These results suggest that the immunosuppressive effects of cancer therapy should be considered in the development of cancer treatment recommendations specific to… Read More »