Links roundup: August 1

Some of my favourite stories around the web this week:From BBC News, how emotional pain turns into physical pain.From Daily Tomorrow, do you know what you're putting on your face?From the New York Times, is the link between mayonnaise and food poisoning a myth?From Grist Magazine, how to green your funeral.From Mental Health Notes, 5 […]

Some of my favourite stories around the web this week:

From BBC News, how emotional pain turns into physical pain.

From Daily Tomorrow, do you know what you’re putting on your face?

From the New York Times, is the link between mayonnaise and food poisoning a myth?

From Grist Magazine, how to green your funeral.

From Mental Health Notes, 5 questions to ask your doctor about prescription medication.

From Science Daily, toxic chemicals have been found in common scented laundry products and air fresheners.

And from Lisa’s Vegetarian Kitchen, Chickpea Flour Pancakes with Crushed Peas, Ginger, Chilies and Cilantro.

Secrets to Staying Healthy & Happy

New cancer stats and risk reducers

The Canadian Cancer Society estimates that there will be 166,400 new cases of cancer and 73,800 deaths from cancer this year, according to their Canadian Cancer Statistics 2008. While incidence and death rates for the majority of cancer sites have stabilized or declined during the past decade, lung and thyroid cancers are on the increase […]

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The fat blasting workout

Grab a towel and get ready to sweat! This fast-paced toning and cardio workout will have you incinerating fat and burning calories