myths

Debunking Some Widely-Believed Planted-Based Protein Myths

It seems like almost every animal protein product now has a "plant-based" counterpart, which is going beyond the supermarket and into the world of fast food. You can find plant-based fried "chicken" at KFC, plant-based Beyond Meat breakfast sandwiches at Dunkin Donuts, and the Impossible Whopper at...
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Chocolate Myths Debunked

Most, if not all, trick-or-treat bags will contain the food of the Gods, better known as chocolate. The chocolate market is a more than $17 billion industry in the United States alone, and the average American eats at least half a pound of the confectionery every month. In recent years it has...
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Phone Battery Myths Debunked

Our smartphones may be too smart for our own good but there is some old data out there about its battery. For instance, you may have heard it is a bad idea to charge your phone for a long period of time, such as overnight, saying it will overcharge and diminish the quality of the battery. Not true...
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Dog Myths Debunked

Your dog is the cutest, funniest and smartest in the world, but there's a lot we don't know about our best friend and some information that is simply outdated. So we're gonna look at some dog myths and see if they're true or just myths. #1: Dogs are completely colorblind. Come to find out that is a...
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Car Buying Myths Debunked

A lot has changed with the automobile the last century, including how we buy them. There are many misconceptions about buying from a dealership that are based in tips that are outdated, yet we still follow many of them. Over the last decade the professional car buyer has emerged as a champion for...
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Should You Get A Flu Shot?

Up to 50,000 people die from the flu each year yet only 5% to 20% of the population take advantage of the flu shot. Most of the hesitation centers around mis-information, so we're gonna take a look at the flu shot. Although the flu shot is not 100% effective, it's pretty close with flu vaccines...
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Acne Myths Debunked

Nothing can change you mood faster than feeling that irritating bump on your skin as acne makes itself known. But there is a lot of mis-information on the causes and treatment of acne breakouts, so let's take a true/false quiz and see how much you know about acne. #1-greasy foods cause acne. FALSE-...
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