Causation Versus Correlation

From John: In 1875, on the idyllic Fijian Islands, a disease killed 40,000 people, roughly 30% of the population at that time. That disease was measles. A vaccine was developed in 1963 which reduced worldwide infections from 4.2 million in 1980 to approximately 55,000 in 2014. Until recent years, the disease was eradicated in the United States which was...

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The Truth About Our Health – It Aint Pretty

The Truth About Our Health – It Aint Pretty From Rhod: One out of every three Americans is now considered to be obese Approximately 17% (or 12.5 million) of our children and adolescents aged 2—19 years are obese. An obese person in America is likely to incur $1,497 more in medical expenses each year Approximately $190 billion (yes that’s a billion) is...

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Getting Your Ass Handed To You

Getting Your Ass Handed To You By Jon: Yesterday was the one-year anniversary of the bombings at the finish of the Boston Marathon. So many stories have been written about the injured, the aftermath and how a country came together to support such a great city and it’s event. After being exposed to such a tragedy, many were left in a daze. Many felt like giving...

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Are You Resilient?

Are You Resilient? From John: Resiliency is the ability of an individual to recover and maintain a steady state during and following a chaos-inducing incident. There are many different forms of resilience.  There is physical resilience, which would be described as a person’s ability to bounce back from injury.  On the other hand there is psychological...

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Battle Ready Fitness:

Here it is. The most comprehensive workout program on the face of the planet. Battle Ready Fitness programs Starting May 5th 2014. Where – 700 W. Mississippi Ave, Denver , 80223, Building A, Unit #5 When – Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Time – 0545a.m. – 0715 a.m. Price – $150 per person per month   Battle Ready...

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