Category: sports

Where’s My Blocker? – Football Lineman Are At An Elevated Risk for Heart Issues

By: Tiago Palmisano Edited By: Bryce Harlan   American football is currently undergoing a metamorphosis. The rules, from what constitutes a foul to the distance of an extra-point field goal, seem to fluctuate more than in any other major American sport. And over the brief span of a few years, our conception of the football

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Let Them Chew Gum

I was excited to find this study from Baylor College in Houston that suggests chewing gum might improve people’s performance on standardized tests. YES. I love it when science justifies my bad habits/middle school insurrections. Unfortunately the effect isn’t that big- like 3 percent. But they did use sugar-free gum, so at least we know

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