Housing Rent or Buy?

It’s late at night and you stumble up to the front door after a night of drinking with the boys. You fumble through your pockets looking for the keys to the house, but all you can find is a bunch of crumpled bills, some change, and a couple of beer bottle caps. You notice the […]

Ethnicity and Energy Output

“Lower energy output might help explain the greater tendency of African-American girls and women to become overweight,” said Dr. William Wong, a scientist with the USDA/ARS Children’s Nutrition Research Center and a professor of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. According to government data, 44 percent of African-American adolescent girls are considered overweight, […]