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You are not having 40 orgasms

I have been wanting to address this because it drives Me nuts.

You know when you hear people say they “make girlfriend have 40 orgasms”? Or, “omg he made me cum a hundred times!” 896 more words

Myth Busting Monday - Dairy Builds Strong Bones

How many of us have heard, “drink milk and eat cheese because dairy builds strong bones?”

I grew up watching my dad chug milk by the gallon. 734 more words


Five myths about art

1. Only a chosen few can be artists
2. Most people aren’t creative
3. Artists are special, have natural talent and create amazing work daily… 100 more words



I ran across the TrowelBlazers Tumbler today, which is “a celebration of women archaeologists, palaeontologists and geologists who have been doing awesome work for far longer, and in far greater numbers, than most people realise.” 31 more words

Emphasis on Body Image Has No Place in Fitness

Here we go again! The fiction of the “perfect” body, the eating disorders, the exercising disorders (yes, there is such a thing), and the body shaming that accompanies these things used to be relegated to the fashion and entertainment industries.  340 more words

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The Myth of the Fat-Burning Zone

I rarely use cardio machines at a gym but, when I do, I find it half-amusing and half-irritating when I see a “fat-burning” program listed.  I wonder how many people select those programs assuming that, when they’ve finished their workout, they’ve burned off more body fat than if they had spent the same amount of time on the machine using a different program.  721 more words


Michelle Collins reblogged this on Fit & Happier and commented:

This was one of my most popular posts and also happened to be among my first few. I thought my new readers would appreciate the low-down on this myth debunked and my faithful readers wouldn't mind the refresher.

Glyphosate and cancer: What does the data say?

Dr. Andrew Kniss, University of Wyoming Assistant Professor, recently discussed Glyphosate and cancer: What does the data say? I encourage you to check it out and to follow up on some of the links he provides for further information. 47 more words