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Best of 2016: TOP 10 Most Viewed Videos of 2016

Best of 2016: TOP 10 Most Viewed Videos of 2016

Since 3 years, every two weeks we air a new episode of healthlab.tv. These are the most viewed videos of 2016.

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Malta First European Country to Prohibit Therapy which 'Cures' Homosexuals

Malta First European Country to Prohibit Therapy which 'Cures' Homosexuals

​​​​​​​Malta is the first country in Europe to prohibit therapy which claims to 'cure' homosexuality. The parliament in Valetta unanimously voted for the prohibition on Wednesday.

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Break-through: Scientists have Found a Bacterium which can Prevent Diabetes and Obesity

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.

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Running Makes You More Creative

Running Makes You More Creative

Running is not only good for building stamina, it also makes you more creative. "The best ideas come while you're running", says the Flemish advertiser Peter Ampe (50), who wrote a practical booklet about it.

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Is Yawning Really a Sign of Being Tired or Bored?

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.

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No One Knew Why this Boy (13) became Blind...

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.

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Google is Wrong every Two out of Three Medical Diagnoses

Google is Wrong every Two out of Three Medical Diagnoses

Despite all the websites and apps that exist nowadays, the doctor is still your best bet to getting a decent diagnose when you feel ill. This was shown by a study of Harvard Medical School. In two-thirds of the cases, these websites and apps even give off a diagnose which is absolutely wrong.

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