Marathon Running Won’t Undo Poor Lifestyle Choices, Study Suggests

Even marathon participants can’t outrun an unhealthy lifestyle, according to a new study highlighted by The New York Times. For years, expert opinion has been mixed on whether long-distance running helps or hurts hearts. In the 1970s, research suggested that marathon running and a heart-healthy diet would completely prevent atherosclerosis (a buildup of harmful plaque in the arteries). … Read more Marathon Running Won’t Undo Poor Lifestyle Choices, Study Suggests

US travel ban: Officials admit poor communication but defend policy

US security chiefs have admitted flaws in the way President Donald Trump’s bar on people from seven countries entering the US was implemented. The policy has caused uproar internationally and was challenged by the acting US attorney general, whom Mr Trump then fired. Top Republican Paul Ryan said he regretted that some people with valid … Read more US travel ban: Officials admit poor communication but defend policy

PeeCee’s Conde Nast cover to ripped jeans mocking poor: 5 times fashion offended people in 2016

Every year has its fair share of controversies that end up defining its entirety. This year was no different. With both, reasons to cheer and diss, the year gone by was high on drama, especially for the fashion world. Here are five times the glittery and dynamic world managed to offend people in 2016: 1. Priyanka Chopra’s … Read more PeeCee’s Conde Nast cover to ripped jeans mocking poor: 5 times fashion offended people in 2016

‘South Africa’s Schwarzenegger’ aims to lift poor with township gyms

Striding around the gym he built in his grandmother’s backyard, South African bodybuilding champion Tumi Masite recalls the day Arnold Schwarzenegger’s former trainer paid him a visit. Reg Park had heard about Masite during a trip to South Africa a decade ago and offered him advice that helped the bodybuilder win national championships. Now Masite … Read more ‘South Africa’s Schwarzenegger’ aims to lift poor with township gyms