Vegetarianism and veganism are no new concepts, but alternative diets have been receiving newfound attention and proliferation. To many, veganism seems like a trend or a fad, but adopting a vegan diet radically changes your lifestyle and way of thinking, and it’s only just beginning. According to Food Revolution, “Back in 2014, only 1% of Americans identified as vegan. However,… Continue reading "Growing Veganism"
The headaches didn’t begin when I was thirteen, but that was when they became frequent and severe enough to warrant a trip to the pediatrician’s office. She dismissed them as a byproduct of puberty, hormones gone slightly awry. She prescribed a healthy dose of rest and minimizing my stress—though I hadn’t mentioned stress, she knew I was an academically successful… Continue reading "The Chronic Pain Crisis: An Introduction"