Too Hot to Sleep? Here's What You can Do
Having trouble sleeping because it's way too hot? Join the club. Hours upon hours of tossing and turning while sweating profusely, can hardly be called relaxing. Here are ten useful tips to cool your room and yourself down.
This is Why You should Never Work Out with a Hangover
Barbecues, garden parties, sidewalk cafés: there's a fair chance you'll have a bit too much to drink on a warm summer night. But what if you're expected to be at the gym the next day? "Then you had best stay home."
New Organ Discovered in the Human Body
An Irish surgeon has discovered a new organ in the human body. The organ in question is the mesentery, a double fold of peritoneum which now turns out to be an organ. "This discovery opens up a whole new field of science", the study claims.
Will Becoming 100 Years Old be Normal Soon?
Time ticks away mercilessly and that is all too apparent in our bodies. Grey hairs, wrinkles, bad eye-sight, memory loss... It's all part of the aging process. No one can escape time, but the scientists of the Salk Institute have an answer.
Break-through: Scientists have Found a Bacterium which can Prevent Diabetes and Obesity
Belgian scientists have made 'ground-breaking discoveries' in the fight against obesity and diabetes type 2. Using two separate treatments with the Akkermansia bacterium, they managed to halt the development of both diseases in mice.
Is Yawning Really a Sign of Being Tired or Bored?
We yawn because we're tired or bored. It seems simple, and yet it's not correct. Recent studies have shown that yawning serves exclusively to cool down the brain. There is a link with sleepiness, but that link is only indirect.
No One Knew Why this Boy (13) became Blind...
The 13-year old Cian Moore from Perth in Australia slowly became blind. The medical world was baffled and could not seem to find out why. Until a professor in Sydney presented him with an unlikely diagnose.