Sitting Causes Death

This just in: Time spent sitting increases risk of premature death! In the May issue of the journal Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, researchers found a greater risk of mortality linked with higher amounts of time spent sitting in more than 17,000 Canadian men and women… The mortality risk was 1.54 times higher among those who spent almost all of the day sitting compared with those who spent

Buckley’s Medicine

Buckley’s is a cough medicine made in Canada famous for its strong, overpowering taste: imagine alcoholic sap from a pine tree mixed with menthol and a hint of lemon (although it contains no alcohol). Their slogan suggests that its effect is psychosomatic: it has to work because it tastes so bad. Its non-medical ingredients: Canada Balsam, Carrageenan, Glycerin, Pine Needle Oil, Sodium Butylparaben, Sodium Cyclamate, Sodium Propylparaben, Tincture of Capsicum