16 Gifts For Fitness Enthusiasts Who’d Rather Be Working Out

They wake up at the crack of dawn, schedule workouts in-between work meetings and book hotels based on their proximity to gyms and studios. They are fitness fanatics, the gym junkies who prioritize working out above everything else. Whether they spend most of their waking hours practicing yoga, doing CrossFit, training for a marathon, or…

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See The Stirring Anti-Palm Oil Ad Deemed Too Political For TV

A stirring television ad that highlights palm oil’s massive wildlife destruction has been barred from TV broadcast in the U.K. after it was deemed too political.The animated film shows an orangutan making a child’s bedroom its home after its mother and rainforest habitat were destroyed by growers of palm oil, a vegetable oil that’s found…

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Disabled People With Chronic Health Issues Face A World Of Inaccessibility

AzmanJaka via Getty Images A depressingly high level of inaccessibility has become the norm when it comes to 21st century medicine. I visit my pain doctor on a monthly basis. Sometimes I get trigger point injections ― shots of lidocaine into my muscles to stop them from spasming, a frequent occurrence due to my degenerative…

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The FDA Just Approved An Opioid 10 Times More Powerful Than Fentanyl

The Food and Drug Administration approved a controversial new opioid formulation this month, even as critics warned that it would likely be abused. The drug, called Dsuvia, is a synthetic opioid that’s 10 times more powerful than fentanyl, the potent synthetic opioid implicated as a driving force in the 72,000 drug overdose deaths the United States…

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