Health/Fitness

Can Magic Mushrooms Help Cancer Patients?

HEALTH | Dec 6
The hallucinogenic drug psilocybin, the active ingredient in certain mushrooms, is being used to reduce anxiety and depression in cancer patients.

Hetrick-Martin Institute Celebrates 2016 Emery Awards

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 6
On Wednesday, December 7 at Cipriani Wall Street, Hetrick-Martin Institute will celebrate the 2016 Emery Awards, HMI's flagship annual event.

Cold Weather Tips to Protect Your Feet and Ankles 

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 6
It is never a good time for a foot or ankle injury, but some might consider the colder months to be the most inconvenient time to have their feet or ankles out of commission. Here's some tips to keep you on your feet!

HIV Criminalization Study Shows Pattern of Racism Toward Black Men

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 5
A pioneering study of Canadian media has identified a clear pattern of racism towards black men in Canadian mainstream newspaper articles from 1989 though 2015.

NY Tweaks Medical Pot Law but Still No Talk of Legalization

HEALTH | By David Klepper | Dec 4
New York is loosening restrictions in its nearly year-old medical marijuana law but, to the dismay of some pot advocates, there is no sign the state is in any hurry to join eight other states in embracing full legalization.

Fitness

Watch: Bodybuilders Attempt to Bellydance in Hilarious Video

A new video posted by BuzzFeed is going viral this week, which shows a group of male bodybuilders attempting to bellydance for the first time.