detox

You're Smarter Than That

There's No Such Thing as 'Sweating Out Toxins'

"Doesn’t smelly sweat mean something evil is leaving my body?"
Tracey Duncan
1.7.19
Unites States of Addiction

What It's Like to Detox in Jail

The small communal toilet was in the corner of the pod, enclosed by a short stall that did nothing to keep the smell of diarrhoea, vomit and blood from overtaking the unit.
Elizabeth Brico
11.26.18
Fighting Words

Celebrities Need to Stop Endorsing Detox Teas

Cardi B is the last person I'd expect to go full Kim Kardashian on me with this weight-loss product endorsement.
Rajul Punjabi
8.6.18
Weed

We Tested Drinks That Say They'll Help You Pass a Drug Test

The results shocked us!
Caroline Thompson
2.17.18
Books

How We Replaced Religion with Gwyneth Paltrow, Yoga, and 'Wellness'

A new book examines the modern spiritual devotion to clean living.
Katherine Gillespie
7.27.17
juicing

A Thai Juice Cleanse Is Even Worse Than a Hollywood Juice Cleanse

I went to a tranquil resort in Thailand to give my body a vacation from unhealthy foods. What I found instead was juices that resembled swamp water and guests who looked like roaming skeletons clinging fast to their colonic irrigation buckets.
Isobel Yeung
1.3.17
Stuff

I Got a 'Brain Reboot Infusion', the £500 Injection That Can Supposedly Change Your World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus and metabolism, improve your cardiovascular health and help you detox from drink and drugs. All this, of course, sounds incredibly unlikely – so I thought I'd see for myself.
Jonny B, Illustration: Alex Jenkins
10.18.16
Stuff

I Traveled to India to Try an Ancient Detox and Found Enlightenment with a ‘Shart Chart’

I hated myself for blindly filling prescriptions and taking the advice provided by the "rehabilitation team" surrounding me in Canada. I needed a change.
Krista Schilter
5.29.15
the evolution of

The Evolution of Dr Dre

A look at the landmark moments in the formidable career of Dr Dre, the godfather of gangsta rap.
Jo Fuertes-Knight
11.26.14
Vegan

How-To: Juice with Cro-Mags' John Joseph

Legendary Cro-Mags frontman John Joseph schools us on how to make a proper juice and smoothie.
John Joseph
4.8.14