Links tagged with “health”
Darebee - Fitness On Your Terms.
Ad- and promotion-free, user-supported collection of fitness programmes. (via Ask MetaFilter)
Smart kids eventually grow up | A Candle in Sunshine
I don’t know you, how do you know me?! Although I wasn’t even that smart back then anyway. Still, good advice. (via FaveJet)
Second Life: Rethinking Myself Through Exercise, Mindfulness, and Gratitude – MacStories
Detailed and honest article about using the Apple Watch as an aid to getting mentally and physically healthier.
A General Feeling of Disorder by Oliver Sacks | The New York Review of Books
For that first section’s description of migraines. Just right.
The Truth About Your Smile | The Hairpin
How to brush and care for your teeth. Because, like Kottke, what I know about brushing teeth is made up of very old facts. (via Kottke)
ExRx (Exercise Prescription) on the Internet
A simple, comprehensive site of weight training exercises and lots more. So nice after all the sites full of “7 Days To Killer Abs!” articles. Started in 1999. Vintage. Old School. The best things.
Burn Fat, Lose Weight, and Gain Muscle - DailyBurn
I couldn’t remember what gym-tracking site I used to use. Finally found it, but it didn’t help that it had changed from Gyminee to DailyBurn since I last used it.
LRB · Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen · Which came first, the condition or the drug?
Interesting article about Bipolar Disorder and how the definition of the condition has changed over the decades. (Subscribers only, again, grr.)
LRB · Carl Elliott · The Mild Torture Economy
Fascinating article about medical trials, how the market for patients willing to take part for small amounts of cash has shifted around the world, and how very dodgy they are. (Subscribers only)
Basic Pandemic Flu Kit - skbfb
Solely for the product shot featuring a package that includes a product shot featuring a package that includes a product shot featuring…
British Association for Performing Arts Medicine | BAPAM: health care for perfoming artists, musicians, dancers, actors
Specialist treatment for performers, including free health assessment clinics.
Plantar fasciitis, heel spur, heel pain
I’ve belatedly discovered that might be what I have (or hopefully “had”). Feeling mostly better after two weeks’ break from college and a longer break from running though…