Tagged: health

What If You Stopped Going Outside?

Most of us spend more time inside these days than we ought to, whether we are busy with work or activities at home, and that can have a significant impact on our health. Take a look at the health ramifications of spending too much time inside.

Interesting facts about eyes (25 pictures)

The eye is a fascinating, powerful part of the human body that is surrounded with legend and awe. It is said that they are the windows to our souls, and in ancient culture, they were symbols of spirituality and wisdom.

Because of technological advances in the field of optometry and ophthalmology, we know more about the eyes now than ever!

Do we really need bras?

You’d think bras would give boobs a boost, but after years of close and careful research, a French scientist says bras actually do more harm than good! In this video, we look at whether his argument holds any weight or if it’s just full of hot air.

Do we have left or right brain personalities?

Is it true that some people are more ‘right brained’ or ‘left brained?’ Certainly some people are more creative and free-thinking, while others are more logic oriented. But is this really a result of one side of the brain being more dominant than the other?

Chernobyl: Humans more dangerous than radioactivity?

A nuclear accident devastated the region near Chernobyl, Ukraine, on April 26, 1986 leaving behind a 2,600 km² exclusion zone where some 350,000 people were evacuated. This vast area, where time has stood still ever since, is springing back to life with wildlife. The evacuation of the human population has created a unique wildlife refuge which has seen an increase in biodiversity.

How soda impacts your body

In recent years, medical experts have voiced their opinions about soda. They claim that drinking it in excess can lead to a number of health problems, specifically obesity. Today’s infographic highlights the dangers surrounding soda, and how it directly impacts the various parts of the body.