Medieval Peasant Gains

Come one and come all to the working life of the Medieval English peasant.  A glamorous life?  Well, working all day for your landlord, or simply lord, doesn’t seem that appetizing per se.  However, when you look at the diets of these low-class workers, we can appreciate the resilience of a people to do the […]

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Caesar’s fight with a Fork

It’s Julius Caesar’s name that most people recall when they hear Caesar.  Julius was the conqueror, but he could not accomplish one thing:  a lasting empire.  That honour goes to his adopted son and successor, Augustus Caesar.  Augustus slowly built the bridge for Roman survival from republic to empire, prolonging the nation’s life for several […]

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Building Strength to Fight Cancer

“Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical physical exercise save it and preserve it” – Plato (427-347 BC) We all know that eating right and exercising are very important parts of life.  So important, that we should never stop doing them.  Your health can become at risk because of it.  […]

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