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Addiction or Preference: Are You Killing Your Natural Thirst Instinct?

Alex Charfen | Posted 03.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Alex Charfen

Without knowing it, I had increased my body's reliance on aspartame and caffeine -- two foreign chemicals that did nothing to improve my health. As a result, I decided to ignore all of my beverage preferences and drink only water for a week to see how it affected my body.

Natural Thirst: The Instinct You Didn't Know You Lost

Alex Charfen | Posted 03.26.2017 | Healthy Living
Alex Charfen

Reawakening our natural thirst instinct is vital to health, and the process starts with drinking more water and eliminating beverages that don't benefit us.

Water: One Drop, One Desert, One Step at a Time

Michele Wucker | Posted 03.19.2017 | Home
Michele Wucker

On World Water Day this year, March 22, I will be thinking of the increasing global urgency of water scarcity and of Mina Guli's epic quest to wake pe...

Iraqi Minorities Stranded On A Mountaintop Begin To Die Of Thirst

The Washington Post | Posted 08.05.2014 | Home

Stranded on a barren mountaintop, thousands of minority Iraqis are faced with a bleak choice: descend and risk slaughter at the hands of the encircled...

Daily Meditation: Thirst

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.15.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

What Causes Obesity? Top Cardiology Journal Spreads Confusion

Jeff Ritterman, MD | Posted 07.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Ritterman, MD

There doesn't seem to be any way around the latest inconvenient truth. Sugar kills. We need to drastically decrease consumption.

Why Water Is So Good When You're Thirsty

Posted 03.25.2014 | Healthy Living

By Tanya Lewis, Staff Writer Published: 03/24/2014 04:04 PM EDT on LiveScience When a person is thirsty, a drink of water can be very satisfying...

Saving the Planet One Car Wash at a Time

Erin Bernhardt | Posted 05.24.2014 | Good News
Erin Bernhardt

Sky Wash is uniting a community of Georgia businesses and influencers during the week of World Water Day, March 21-28, to raise awareness of the global need for clean water by providing water filters to serve more than 65,000 people.

11 Things That Are Better Than An Orgasm

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 02.20.2014 | Women
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

The next time you're feeling the pressure to have an orgasm, or have more orgasms, or have a certain type of orgasm... remember that life offers you many forms of bliss.

Movie Review: Stoker

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.28.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Chan-wook Park's Stoker is audaciously, in-your-face creepy and exhilarating in a way few films have been since David Lynch's Blue Velvet. Because it's not just the creepiness -- but the way Park gets you involved in his world so that you can't look away.

The Price Is Right At Warner Theatre: HuffPost DC Top 5 For October 25

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 10.25.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25 1. The Price Is Right - Live Stage Show At Warner Theatre Come on down! Seriously! If you want to be a contestant, ...

Rodriguez At Sixth And I: HuffPost DC Top 5 For August 30

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.30.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR THURSDAY, AUGUST 30 1. Rodriguez At Sixth and I Rodriguez may be the biggest and best famous folk singer that took 40 years to break thr...

Dead Can Dance At Wolf Trap: HuffPost DC Top 5 For August 27

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.27.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR MONDAY, AUGUST 27 1. Dead Can Dance At Wolf Trap The world music sensation has been together over 30 years. They're currently touring th...

Thirsty For God: A Meditation On Water

Rev. Peter M. Wallace | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Peter M. Wallace

While you ponder, pray about, and respond to the critical issue of physical thirst, though, take a moment also to consider your spiritual thirst.

Prahlad Jani, Indian Man, Claims To Have Had No Food Or Drink For 70 Years

Telegraph | Dean Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Indian military scientists are studying an 82-year-old who claims he has not had any food or drink for 70 years....

HuffPost Review: Thirst

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

If there's a problem with Thirst, it's that Park tries to do too many things. Though not completely successful, it's still a bold, wildly juicy film that goes for the throat and never relents.

Vampire Gore Wins Jury Prize at Cannes: Park Chan-Wook's Thirst

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

I surprised by the jury's decision, as the film has too limited a subtext to justify all the gore, especially after the first hour, when things get really bloody.

Life Cycle: The Hidden Cost of $40 "Bling Water."

Simran Sethi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Simran Sethi

Life Cycle is a series of posts that looks at the life and death of everyday things. Fool me once, shame on me. Fool me twice, shame on you. In...