Frasier was such a good show

Image from https://tinyurl.com/y33d2g8s So chances are that the average reader of this blog has no idea of what show I'm talking about. Even when I was groing up, Frasier's episodes looked a little bit old, and their humor seemed a bit out of style for the times. So let's start at the basics, Frasier was … Continue reading Frasier was such a good show

Determining the energy content of food

Photo by Pixabay from Pexels Obligatory disclaimer: I am not a medical doctor, and the content of this website was created for informational purposes only. Such content is not intended as a substitute for medical advice, treatment or diagnosis. If you've ever been interested in diets or exercise, then it's very likely that you've read … Continue reading Determining the energy content of food

¿Qué podemos aprender de Vice y Buzzfeed?

Photograph by Pixabay.com and found at Pexels.com El primero de febrero de este año, Vice Media confirmó que recortaría a su personal en un 10%, representando esto alrededor de 250 empleados. BuzzFeed no quiso quedarse atrás y su CEO, Jonah Peretti, anunció que la compañía tendría su propio recorte de 15%, siendo alrededor de 200 … Continue reading ¿Qué podemos aprender de Vice y Buzzfeed?

The death penalty: terrible in execution

Photo by Renato Danyi from Pexels Let's begin this post with me saying how glad I am to live in a place where the death penalty is not applied. Even though I will use this post to argue in favor of the death penalty as an idea, I also hope to make clear that I … Continue reading The death penalty: terrible in execution

What are toxins? Should you detox? Perhaps cleanse?

Photo by Pixabay from Pexels Obligatory disclaimer: I am not a medical doctor, and the content of this website was created for informational purposes only. Such content is not intended as a substitute for medical advice, treatment or diagnosis. So you've probably heard that something about detoxing or doing cleanses. Perhaps you've read about weight … Continue reading What are toxins? Should you detox? Perhaps cleanse?

¿Qué es tener “metabolismo lento”?

Photo by Thought Catalog on Unsplash Renuncia de responsabilidad: El contenido de este sitio web ha sido creado con fines informativos únicamente. Tal contenido no debe ser considerado como sustituto a indicaciones médicas, tratamiento o diagnóstico. En la industria de la pérdida de peso, dieta y salud es común escuchar sobre el metabolismo lento. Desafortunadamente, también es un … Continue reading ¿Qué es tener “metabolismo lento”?

Adding a new page to the blog

Source: pixabay.com For the past few months I've posted my opinions, not quite reviews, of the books making up the Remembrance of Earth's Past trilogy by Cixin Liu. Namely, they are The Three-Body Problem, The Dark Forest and Death's End. After reading them I still had some questions about what happened, what the characters had done … Continue reading Adding a new page to the blog

You hate fat people!

No, this blog doesn't hate fat people, and neither do I. It is undeniable that there are those who hate fat people: the fatpeoplehate subreddit and similar sites are a testament to this. Such content, however, is not welcome on this blog neither as posts nor as comments. There is a clear difference between wanting … Continue reading You hate fat people!

A society without consequences (or responsibilities)

About a week ago I went to the barbershop only to find out that out of the five or six barbers working there, only one remains. Although I'm not friends with the barbershop's owner, we do run into each other in the gym, so I asked him what was going on. The story's a little … Continue reading A society without consequences (or responsibilities)

What are micronutrients?

Obligatory disclaimer: I am not a medical doctor, and the content of this website was created for informational purposes only. Such content is not intended as a substitute for medical advice, treatment or diagnosis. In previous posts we've talked about macronutrients, which are the dietary nutrients that supply energy to an organism. Just as a … Continue reading What are micronutrients?