breathing

Living With It

What It’s Like to Get a Double Lung Transplant in Your 20s

“No one knows what cystic fibrosis is and how severe it is.”
Tiffany Rich
9.26.18
Phys Ed

This Is How Your Body Adapts to Working Out in Hot Weather

I trained in a high-tech “sweat lab” with elite athletes to find out.
Grant Stoddard
6.11.18
mental health

This Breathing Exercise Can Calm You Down in a Few Minutes

“It’s totally private. Nobody knows you’re doing it.”
Meryl Davids Landau
3.15.18
LEGAL HIGHS

'Breath Therapy' Gave Me the Best High of My Life

Heavy breathing to a techno beat can be like tripping on hallucinogenic drugs.
Anders Haubart Madsen
2.7.18
Smoking

I Took the Internet's Worst Advice on How to Quit Smoking Cigarettes

I temporarily lost $2,000, and now have 20 pounds of clementines.
Alex Norcia
10.5.17
thump exclusive stream

Electric Youth Announce New Album ‘Breathing,’ Share First Single

Listen to the Toronto synth-pop duo's soothing “This Was Our House” now.
Krystal Rodriguez
6.29.17
Phys Ed

The Fittest People in the World Rarely Break a Sweat

What Nepali Sherpas are teaching researchers about exercise science.
Michael Easter
6.7.17
Zero Context

'But the Nice Thing About Jersey Is That It's No Bullshit'

VICE.com's most memorable lines from the week of May 29, presented with zero context.
Alex Norcia
6.5.17
THE ENVIRONMENT

London's Air Pollution Is Still So Bad It's Illegal

How did it get to the point where walking down a city street literally comes with a health warning?
Lucy Jones
2.6.17
Holy Shit

A Third of People With Asthma Might Not Actually Have It

It's often confused for allergies, acid reflux, and more.
Denny Watkins
1.18.17
GUIDES

The Meditation Hater's Guide to Meditation

Meditation is like eating local. Everyone wants to do it and everyone plans to do it, but actually doing it seems like a monumental pain in the ass.
Tracey Duncan
12.9.16
taste

Apparently Slow Breathing Makes Food Taste Better

According to a new study from mechanical engineers at Penn State University, the way you breathe can impact your enjoyment of a meal.
Phoebe Hurst
11.17.15
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