Energy Drinks are not the benign products you think they are

posted on January 29th 2018 in All Blogs with 0 Comments

As we have traveled the country speaking to groups about dietary supplements, we have learned that nearly everyone is under the belief that energy drinks are harmless benign substances. Last year, there were more than 20,000 emergency room visits attributable to the ingestion of energy drinks – following a 2011 government report that expressed real […]

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Cheaters Never Win!

posted on December 7th 2017 in All Blogs & All Me Awards with 0 Comments

“Cheaters Never Win”, at least that’s what we were taught when we were kids. But, looking at the world around us, I question every day whether that’s true or not anymore. When I read today’s news about the punishment that was meted out against Russia by the IOC for cheating by doping, a faint ray […]

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Where is the Outrage?

posted on September 25th 2017 in All Blogs with 0 Comments

The NFL announced this week that Brian Cushing of the Houston Texans has been suspended for 10 games for violating the league’s policy on performance enhancing substances.  The 10-game suspension will cost Cushing over 44 million, plus more if Houston attempts to recoup any of his signing bonus.

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Should we really be drinking all those Energy Drinks?

posted on June 14th 2017 in All Blogs & Education with 0 Comments

Energy Drinks

On April 26, 2017, sixteen-year-old Davis Allen Crepe consumed a large diet soda, a large latte, and an energy drink within a short time frame. Two hours later he went into cardiac arrest and died. In June of 2014, sixteen-year-old Lanna Hamann was vacationing with family and friends in Mexico when she went into cardiac […]

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What is a Hoot’s Chalk Talk?

posted on June 12th 2017 in All Blogs & Education with 0 Comments

Over 1 Million People Reached Enlightening people about the truths that surround anabolic steroids, dietary supplements, and other appearance and performance enhancing substances is what we do at the Taylor Hooton Foundation. We’ve been delivering our Hoot’s Chalk Talk education programs in school auditoriums, gyms, and other venues across the US since 2003. To date, […]

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Suicide Is Never a Joke

posted on May 19th 2017 in All Blogs & Current Events with 0 Comments

Aaron Hernandez

In the wake of the recent death by suicide of famed NFL player and prisoner Aaron Hernandez, a number of citizens took to the airwaves and pages of various media to post sarcasm and jokes about his death. As the father of a young man whose life was cut short by suicide, I can tell […]

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