Health

  • Fitness Quest: Early Results

    Fitness Quest: Early Results

    Fitness Quest is a weekly column in which the journey of losing 90 pounds is chronicled online in hopes of helping other people as well as providing a catalyst for motivation. At first, the weight comes off easily, especially for guys. When you fall into the obesity column, losing a pound per day requires little effort. At the same time, the weight

  • Would you like measles with that?

    Would you like measles with that?

    Measles was declared eliminated as a circulating disease in the United States in the year 2000.1 However, importation of measles into the U.S. from other countries where the virus remains endemic continues to be a threat. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently reported that there have been 288 confirmed cases of

  • Curb Your Porn Enthusiasm

    Curb Your Porn Enthusiasm

    According to an infographic posted on Huffington Post last year, porn sites averaged 450 million unique visitors per month. The average visitor spent roughly 12 sweaty, fist-pumping minutes on porn sites somewhere around 7.5 times per month. The infographic also stated that 70% of men and 30% of women viewed porn. To further extrapolate those statistics, 30% of men and 70% of

  • On Vaccinations

    On Vaccinations

    Untied is honored to have Tina M. Cairns, PhD.  University of Pennsylvania Department of Microbiology, submit a guest post on the topic of vaccination. Please take a few minutes out of your day to read her incredibly detailed, researched and articulate perspective.  “No polio is great. Everything tastes better. The Internet’s helped. Been reading that a