Mardi Gras Could be the Reason for Coronavirus Surge in Louisiana

BTN STAFF On Sunday, it was revealed that Louisiana has the fastest growing rate of Coronavirus in the world. Louisiana state governor John Bel Edwards used findings from a University of Louisiana Lafayette study to state that there has been  “a ten-time increase in seven days.” Dr. Corey Hebert, chief

NBA Suspends Season after Utah Jazz Rudy Gobert catches Coronavirus

BTN STAFF Wow! This is major news, for the sports world. Effective immediately, the NBA has cancelled their season after Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for  the Coronavirus. The announcement was made during the ESPN telecast of the Dallas Mavericks and Denver Nuggets game. The Utah Jazz released

So Far Washington State is the Only Place in the U.S where People are Dying from the Coronavirus

BTN STAFF Six people have reportedly died in the United States from the Coronavirus. According to the New York Times, four of those deaths come from one nursing home. In the same article, it has been reported that the virus is present on every continent except Antarctica. It has infected

How Siddiqu the Personal Trainer is Starting a Revolution through Exercising

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer Siddiqu the Personal Trainer is no stranger to his clients making a New Year’s Resolution to join his class and start working out. However, he states instead of making a resolution, you should make a revolution in your mind. “You don’t want to start off

5th Annual Timbuck2 Forever Continues to Provide Entertainment, Unity and Health Awareness

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer For the fifth straight year the legacy of Chicago’s DJ Timbuck2 was upheld with the Timbuck2 Forever benefit at the House of Blues. The event has turned into a chance for Chicago’s Hip Hop community to come together and pay homage to a DJ who

Are Your Shoes Dead?

By: Siddiqu The Personal Trainer Article Submission Over the past few months, I’ve had to purchase three different pairs of shoes for clients.  When you are training a client in a high-rise in downtown Chicago and their workout shoes don’t meet your standard of a donation for the homeless, something

New York Governor Will Raise Age Limit from 18 to 21 for the Purchase of E-Cigarettes

BTN STAFF On Sunday (09.17.19) New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that he will be going forth with an  “emergency executive action,” to raise the purchasing age from 18 to 21 for e-cigarettes, or vapes.  “New York is confronting this crisis head-on and today we are taking another nation-leading step to

Mind Over Body

By: Siddiqu The Personal Trainer Article Submission Do you believe that your mind and body are connected? Do you think that what your mind manifests, so does your body? For centuries and beyond, wellness experts have been arguing in favor of an ethereal connection that binds our mental state with