Healthy Living


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How Weightlifting Changed Drag Star Kameron Michaels’ Life

RuPaul's Drag Race Star 'Bodybuilder Barbie,' also known as Kameron Michaels, sits down with Tonic to talk about how working out changed his career.
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Will Cheap Space Travel Make Us Healthier?

Dhani Oks discusses the benefits space travel has on our mental health.
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The History of Overblown STD Stigmas

Grant Stoddard explains the history of STD stigmas.
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Why Do Flavored Condoms Exist?

Vice's Olivia Gattuso walks us through the history of flavored condoms and asks the question we've all been thinking... why do they actually exist?
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The Power of Nature

Tonic's Dhani Oks explains how some countries are tapping into a need for the natural world with forest therapy.
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Songbirds and Brain Research

Could songbirds teach us how to treat speech disorders?
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Building Creative Communities with Autism Fitness

Eric Chessen founded Autism Fitness in 2013. His personal training sessions for children and adults on the autism spectrum build not only physical fitness, but social and creative skills as well.
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Gay Body Liberation

Mental health therapist Zach Rawlings discusses the body image issues that many members of the gay community face.
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Dr. Lucy Kalanithi on Coping with Loss and Grief

Dr. Lucy Kalanithi is a physician, a mother, and a widow. Her late husband, Dr. Paul Kalanithi, died in 2015 at age 37.

The Vegan Ironman Diet of Cro-Mags' John Joseph

We follow John as he prepares for an event in Boulder, CO to see what fuels a plant-based endurance athlete under such intense training.