Results for tag: health

Why AirPods—and Earbuds Like Them—Are Especially Bad for Your Hearing

Basically, there's no noise isolation at all, even less than with standard earbuds. You push the volume up to compensate for noise and damage your ears. Take away: use them at home or in quiet places, don't use them in the street, subway, or other loud environments.

Linked on the 15th of May, 2019 Details

Putting Down Your Phone May Help You Live Longer

We've been inundated with articles about the dangers of phone addiction. This one takes it a step further by linking it to stress hormone levels. Not a surprise.

Linked on the 05th of May, 2019 Details

Our obsession with taking photos is changing how we remember the past

Taking photos of an event rather than being immersed in it has been shown to lead to poorer recall of the actual event – we get distracted in the process.

Linked on the 11th of April, 2019 Details

Experience: I built my own pancreas

Amazing. And shared with the world.

Linked on the 25th of July, 2018 Details

Public Barefoot Parks in Europe

I didn’t know about these parks. I would love to experience one. Added to the bucket list.

Linked on the 10th of June, 2018 Details

No, Asparagus Won’t Give You Cancer

Mainstream media continues down the clickbait-laden path of laziness.

Linked on the 09th of February, 2018 Details