Clearing the Fog: Is Vaping Safer Than Smoking?

Cigarettes, along with processed foods, water treatments, and pesticides used in farming, represent a massive leap of faith by the public, both in governments and in the industries surrounding the chemicals we ingest or inhale. Chemical compounds in these products and their effects are often unknown to us or not fully understood —  and most … Read more Clearing the Fog: Is Vaping Safer Than Smoking?

Plastic Surgery Ads: Augmenting the Conversation

Some parts of our national physique have been growing while others have been shrinking, but the plastic surgery industry has been reaping the benefits, showing consecutive growth for each of the past 4 years. The industry in the US boasts over 15 million procedures performed in 2013. That’s a lot of nips and tucks. As … Read more Plastic Surgery Ads: Augmenting the Conversation

The Bath School Disaster, Remembered 90 Years Later

Before the morning of May, 18th 1927 could yield to afternoon’s warm sunshine, 45 people would be dead, 37 of them children. Another 58 people would be injured, all at the hands of one man, Andrew Kehoe. The quiet town of Bath, Michigan, 15 miles northeast of Lansing, would never be the same again. Said … Read more The Bath School Disaster, Remembered 90 Years Later