Why Your Laptop Isn’t Your Body’s Best Friend

Laptops—the name suggests portability and a smallness that allows them to fit on your lap.  But are laptops really that safe on your thighs?  According to WebMD, they are not.  "Toasted Skin Syndrome" is the diagnosis of getting burns from computers, heated blankets, and other devices.1     Toasted Skin Syndrome from computers (or other … Continue reading Why Your Laptop Isn’t Your Body’s Best Friend

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Is Cholesterol Really Bad?

Cholesterol—the word brings to people’s minds the picture of their LDL cholesterol levels and how they can’t eat egg yolks or butter.  Most people believe that cholesterol is bad for you, but do they even know what  cholesterol is?  “Cholesterol is a type of lipid molecule that is biosynthesized by all animal cells, because it … Continue reading Is Cholesterol Really Bad?