It’s Time To Make Some Noise About Women’s Health

It’s Time To Make Some Noise About Women’s Health

Here’s something I’ve noticed: if I post, say, a picture of my daughter, or of my pets, I’ll get a ton of “likes” and comments. But, if I post something supporting, say, Planned Parenthood, you know what I get? Three “likes” and crickets. Seriously. And I don’t think...
Do Athletes Feel Pain Differently?

Do Athletes Feel Pain Differently?

As I’ve written here countless times before, I have a blown ACL in my left knee. Although I’ve lived with it for about six years now, it’s getting annoying by slipping out in unexpected places, like parking lots, or when I’m upside down and spinning on a single point...
Complaining about Lady Gaga’s belly fat? Bitch, Please!

Complaining about Lady Gaga’s belly fat? Bitch, Please!

I might be an athlete, but I’ve never been a football fan. I only watch the Super Bowl for the ads and, this year, for Lady Gaga’s half time show. When Gaga first came on the music scene, I was skeptical. I figured she was just another auto tuned club kid. But that...
Is the Gym Giving Me Pestilence and Disease?

Is the Gym Giving Me Pestilence and Disease?

In an attempt to save some money on more expensive spin and aerial classes, I joined my cozy local gym about six months ago. I mostly use the gym for cardio and floor work, since I get plenty of upper bodywork doing aerial. Unfortunately, I’m not sure the gym is good...
All I Want for the Holidays: The Exercise Tights That Fit

All I Want for the Holidays: The Exercise Tights That Fit

I am really hard on my exercise gear. Seriously, sometimes I work out twice a day. My exercise clothing gets beyond sweaty. That so-called “stink free technology” Athleta was flogging recently is bogus; I stink plenty. The washing machine at my home gets a pretty...