20 Nutrition Facts That Should be Common Sense (But Aren’t)

Common sense is surprisingly rare in nutrition. All sorts of myths and misconceptions are being spread around, even by so-called experts. Here are 20 nutrition facts that should be common sense (but clearly aren’t). 1. Artificial Trans Fats Are Not Suitable For Human Consumption Trans fats are nasty. Producing them involves high pressure, heat and …

13 Random Health Facts You Never Knew

1) Motorists who talk on cell phones are more impaired than drunk drivers with blood-alcohol levels exceeding .08. 2) Banging your head against a wall burns 150 calories an hour. 3) In some parts of the world, they protect their babies from disease by bathing them in beer. 4) The word ‘gymnasium’ comes from the …