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My Body Was Destroying Itself—and It Took Doctors 5 Years to Figure Out Why

Jen BabakhanNov 29 Imagine Florida being too cool: That’s the case for this woman with a rare condition called cold agglutinin disorder. When the temperature dips below 75 degrees, her body turns on itself. Courtesy Bioverativ Sometimes you wake up more tired than usual. Sometimes the weight seems to pile on for no reason. But… Read More »

Drinking alcohol every day for a month: The six damaging effects it can have on your body

Drinking alcohol consistently can have huge effects on a person’s body and health. While many enjoy the taste of a refreshing tipple, alcohol is a ‘poison’, and hangovers symptoms hit hardest when the alcohol levels in the body have dropped to zero. The body is more than equipped to cope with the odd binge, but… Read More »

How You Can Use German Body Composition Training for a More Efficient Workout

Gaining muscle and losing fat requires precision engineering. It should come as no surprise then that the Germans — who brought us the diesel, engine, electron microscope, and Heidi Klum — pioneered it. According to legend, during the Cold War, an Eastern Bloc scientist defected to West Germany, where he conducted experiments on weight training… Read More »