Archive for 'Health'

Empty Calories Equal Slower Metabolism

Empty Calories Equal Slower Metabolism

Back in September of 2001, I weighed a hefty 255lbs, but with a healthy diet and exercise I lost over 100 pounds by July 30th 2002 and weighed 154lbs. I totally changed my life, and trust me it was a lot of work and dedication. I worked out 6 to 7 days per week, 1.5 […]

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The Watermelon can Help your Sex Life

The Watermelon can Help your Sex Life

Go figure, now they will be telling us that coffee cures the common cold, but this is way more interesting if you ask me. A slice of fresh watermelon according to researchers has effects similar to Viagra, but don’t expect to have that longevity.

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The Real Drug Problem

I just read the latest blog from Dana Blankenhorn of ZDnet.com called “The real drug problem is in your mind” and I was totally caught off guard. After reading through his blog, I realized that Dana missed something important that would have made more sense. A drug that’s not classified as psychoactive is still a […]

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Firefox 3 Goes Live Tuesday!

Finally, Firefox 3 will be released Tuesday June 17th! I know I am a happy camper, and I am sure all you Firefox fans are as well. I bet the internet will be over-working on this day as they expect millions of downloads in the first day. This could break the world record, will just […]

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Your Game Console May Kill You… One Day

Greenpeace has released a report saying that video game consoles, along with many other consumer electronics, contain below-regulation but still potentially harmful amounts of bromine, PVCs, and other potentially harmful chemicals. While you Sharks at home taking it to the streets in GTA IV probably aren’t immediately at risk, these devices will remain in your […]

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30 Minute Tech Dinner

30 Minute Tech Dinner

Is it low in carbohydrates and low fat? Absolutely, and even Pat King will approve. As Techies, we spend too much time on our PC and in turn we usually order fast food, this is a big no-no. How can I eat healthier? Easy, as simple as baiting a hook for that big catch, shark […]

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Go Away From Your Computer, Now.

Tech Jaws would like to take this opportunity to remind you that despite the huge number of productivity applications and connectivity devices, it’s always good to unplug. Some of you can’t completely unplug, like say doctors on call or really expensive lawyers. But it never hurts to step away from the screen. It’s healthier for […]

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It Could Kill Your Children: Tech Obesity

It Could Kill Your Children: Tech Obesity

Obesity? Who me? No just the kid on the PC who plays games twenty-four seven. You know, when I was a kid, we played outside – and I don’t mean in a digital world. Do you remember playing war, whiffle ball, etc.? I sure do – and I also remember when kids were fit. Now […]

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