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Eating With an Empty Stomach Is Bad for You?

As humans, we tend to want food when we’re hungry. It makes sense, right? Our stomach growls and we reflexively look for something to eat. But what if I told you eating on an empty stomach was bad for you? Think back to the last time you were hungry, I mean really hungry. Did you sit down with a balanced meal? Probably not. Once we get to the point of saying, “I’m so hungry I could eat a horse!” we are likely to overindulge in whatever food we can get our hands on. When your stomach is empty, your blood sugar levels drop, sometimes rapidly. Because your body wants to take care of itself, it focuses on getting fed with whatever high-calorie foods it can find. Have you ever noticed your cravings for junk food tend to be highest when you’re ravenous? That’s why. An empty stomach is likely to start your meal with all the wrong foods When you’re hungry, almost any food looks good. But even once you get the food and finish eating, you tend to feel the need to find more food because y

Illustrations by Steven Russell Black Steven Russell Black is...

Illustrations by Steven Russell Black Steven Russell Black  is an artist from San Rafael, California. Originally from Cambridge (Ohio), Steven graduated with a BFA at the Columbus College of Art and Design. His surrealistic works in graphite, pencils, and oils are inspired by horror fiction and comic books allowing his pieces to feel like stories graphically depicted with deep emotion and incredible detail. Become a patron of Steven on his Patreon  or buy something in his Etsy shop . Our archive is the treasure chest. Just open it and you’ll see. posted by Margaret

Illustrations by Steven Russell Black Steven Russell Black is... crss

Illustrations by Steven Russell Black Steven Russell Black  is an artist from San Rafael, California. Originally from Cambridge (Ohio), Steven graduated with a BFA at the Columbus College of Art and Design. His surrealistic works in graphite, pencils, and oils are inspired by horror fiction and comic books allowing his pieces to feel like stories graphically depicted with deep emotion and incredible detail. Become a patron of Steven on his Patreon  or buy something in his Etsy shop . Our archive is the treasure chest. Just open it and you’ll see. posted by Margaret crss

Everyone's Big And Small Life Moments Are More Alike Than You Think

Sаmаnthа Irbу’ѕ lаtеѕt bооk of essays, Wе Arе Nеvеr Meeting іn Real Life. , іѕ a hіlаrіоuѕ соllесtіоn thаt tоuсhеѕ оn lіfе’ѕ bіg and ѕmаll moments wіth equal еmраthу аnd wіt. Irbу dives іntо еmbаrrаѕѕіng bоdіlу functions, mееtѕ her futurе wife оn Twіttеr, аnd gоеѕ into detail аbоut what it’s rеаllу like tо eat dауѕ-оld McDonald’s, all whіlе соnfrоntіng gеndеr dуnаmісѕ, poverty, and life wіth Crоhn’ѕ dіѕеаѕе. What mаkеѕ her wrіtіng so good is that dеѕріtе аll of the ways thаt Samantha Irby mау (or mау not) bе dіffеrеnt frоm you, she knоwѕ hоw tо relate. Everyone leads seemingly normal lives It іѕ thе mоvіng ассоunt оf fіnаllу fіndіng a mаn who has bоth curtains аnd tоwеlѕ аftеr dаtіng a string of adult сhіldrеn, оnlу to see thе rеlаtіоnѕhір еnd in hеаrtасhе. It comes rіght after аn essay whеrе Irby describes hеr large ankles оn аn іmаgіnаrу rеаlіtу ѕhоw application, but it’s аlѕо rіght before one about a “pig dеmоn frоm hell.” She lаtеr juxtaposes thе fасt thаt wоrkіng class fаmіlіе

crossconnectmag: Wonderful Motion & Digital Art from Erich... crss

crossconnectmag : Wonderful Motion & Digital Art from Erich Sayers Visual Artist using multimedia to create imaginative and mysterious stories. My name is Erich Sayers I’m an emerging  artist and would love to share my work more.   I grew up in a small town in Kansas. Ive traveled to about 40 countries and have settled in LA.  I’m a self taught artist/designer/photographer that works in advertising .  I draw in pencil, I’m a photographer and digital artist.    Contact -eisayers@gmail.com Facebook Thank you very much for your submission !    Submit Here More unique art: Instagram || Twitter || Facebook Posted by Andrew crss

crossconnectmag: Wonderful Motion & Digital Art from Erich...

crossconnectmag : Wonderful Motion & Digital Art from Erich Sayers Visual Artist using multimedia to create imaginative and mysterious stories. My name is Erich Sayers I’m an emerging  artist and would love to share my work more.   I grew up in a small town in Kansas. Ive traveled to about 40 countries and have settled in LA.  I’m a self taught artist/designer/photographer that works in advertising .  I draw in pencil, I’m a photographer and digital artist.    Contact -eisayers@gmail.com Facebook Thank you very much for your submission !    Submit Here More unique art: Instagram || Twitter || Facebook Posted by Andrew