Category Archives: Health/Wellness

I’m inspired to learn more about breast cancer.

I’m familiar with so many women’s issues from from feminism to reproductive health.  How could I not be just as knowledgeable breast cancer? Yes, I know some breast cancer basics and what the pink ribbon stands for. I am well … Continue reading

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Health on a budget

I hate grocery shopping. Especially when  I’m on a budget and am focused on  eating right, which is most of the time. Grocery store aisles can be tough to navigate. As someone fighting NOT to buy tempting foods and  evaluating my groceries … Continue reading

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FDA to push for (somewhat) healthier meats.

After years of prodding from the scientific/medical community, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will be directing farmers to cut back on the antibiotics.  You can read more in this very informative New York Times article. Currently large farms … Continue reading

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One Less Lonely Person

A few hours each week I volunteer listening to people talk about their problems. Sometimes I hear juicy stories about ex-boyfriends, annoying bosses and past drug abuse; but also the mundane details of other’s lives.  One person talks about how much he loves … Continue reading

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