The truth about teatoxes: Why health experts say this celeb-endorsed craze is unnecessary

It’s one of the latest celeb-endorsed crazes sweeping social media: Teatoxing, the idea you can detoxify your body, reduce bloat and boost energy. But according to Health Canada, the sale of some of these popular brands is not allowed in Canada because the products aren’t properly licensed here.

The tiny house craze has gone too far

Researchers in France have built a teeny, tiny house. It’s just a few micrometers wide, too small for even a mite to fit inside, and demonstrates that a focused ion beam and a small robot can create 3D microstructures with incredible accuracy and precision. “For the first time we were able to realize patterning and […]

Xanax WARNING: New prescription drugs craze is a deadly game of roulette

GETTY STOCK Buying the prescription drug Xanax online is a terrifying lottery One site offering Xanax for sale in fact supplied us with Tramadol, an equally controversial opiate painkiller linked to hundreds of deaths. MP Bambos Charalambous said: “These young people don’t know what they are putting into their bodies. They have no control at […]

Xanax WARNING: New prescription drugs craze is a deadly game of roulette

THE terrifying lottery facing thrill-seeking teenagers who buy the prescription drug Xanax online is today exposed by the Daily Express. Our investigation highlights the potentially deadly risk youngsters face when trying to obtain the highly addictive anti-anxiety medication for recreational use.

People are running to take out trash and calling it a new fitness craze

Saucony “Plogging” is the trend of jogging and picking up litter as you go. The fitness craze hails from one of the most environmentally friendly countries in the world, Sweden. Not only does running burn calories, but bending down and picking up trash while carrying a garbage bag on your daily run is akin to a squat. […]

‘Mrs. Watanabe’ is back: How the archetypal Japanese housewife is fueling the bitcoin craze

Koji Sasahara/AP John Velis, a senior multi-asset strategist for State Street Global Markets, recently sat down for an interview with Business Insider to talk stocks, markets, and economic cycles. He had one of the best analogies to understand the current bitcoin mania that we’ve heard yet: “Mrs. Watanabe.” Last week, we asked State Street multi-asset […]

A new fitness craze called the ’80 Day Obsession’ is taking over Facebook — here’s how it works

Facebook/80 Day Obsession 80 Day Obsession is a new intense workout and nutrition plan created by fitness instructor Autumn Calabrese. It starts at $ 59 for three months. Fanatics are posting their 80 Day Obsession results to Facebook and Instagram.    Facebook fitness fanatics have a new favorite workout. This month, Beachbody, the California-based fitness […]

I went on the Silicon Valley diet craze that encourages butter and bacon for 2 months — and it vastly improved my life

Business Insider A viral diet that’s been shown to burn 10 times more fat than a standard diet is gaining momentum among Silicon Valley tech workers. And it involves eating a lot of fat. The ketogenic or “keto” diet — which first became popular in the 1920s as a treatment for epilepsy and diabetes — limits […]

Americans buying & selling employee uniforms in new craze to beat crowds on Black Friday

Published time: 24 Nov, 2017 01:54 Edited time: 24 Nov, 2017 01:55 The insanity for Black Friday bargains has reached new heights in the US, after one joke suggestion to sell a Walmart uniform to anyone seeking to skip ahead of the lines went viral and spawned dozens of similar but real offers. It all […]

The craze for ethical investment has reached Japan

JAPAN is prone to fads—usually in fancy desserts or fashion ripe for Instagram. A less photogenic one has hit finance: investing in assets screened for ESG (environmental, social and governance) factors. In 2014-16 funds invested in ESG assets grew faster in Japan than anywhere else (and not just because of better reporting and a low […]