sweat

Phys Ed

This Is How Sweat-Wicking Clothing Actually Works

Athletes swear by this apparel, but is it beneficial to the rest of us?
Tracey Anne Duncan
6.6.19
Wellness Lies

The Infrared Sauna Is Not a Weight Loss Tool

The spas that market them that way are getting a little too bold.
Kimberly Truong
1.10.19
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 Anne Duncan
1.3.19
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
body

An Investigation Into Why Eating Meat Makes Some People Sweat Profusely

The concept of the meat sweats has been bandied about for decades.
Mark Hay
6.1.18
Asking for a friend

How Many Days Can I Wear the Same Pair of Socks?

We asked a microbiologist to explain just how gross it is.
Carson Kessler
4.24.18
Asking for a friend

The Science of Butt Sweat

Why do workouts and nerves give me swamp ass?
Joanne Spataro
11.21.17
japan

I Ate 'Girl Sweat'-Flavored Chicken So You Don't Have To

Spoiler alert: It looks and tastes very weird.
Justin Caffier
8.28.17
Culture

I Went to an Armpit Sniffing Class

Participants in the class had their armpit scents analyzed by strangers in the hopes of learning something new about themselves.
Jennifer Swann
7.24.17
Phys Ed

Races to Run if You Like to Rehydrate With Beer

Mmmm.... beer.
Jen Murphy
5.17.17
Asking for a friend

Why Do My Feet Always Smell Like Vinegar and Piss?

Or on a good day, sour cream n' onion potato chips.
Michelle Malia
5.15.17
You're Smarter Than That

The Final Word on Whether Antiperspirant Is Safe

Fear-mongering persists despite a lack of evidence.
Michelle Malia
4.27.17
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